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Emerging Media Convention explores Post-Graduation Opportunities

Emerging Media and Digital Arts students will have the chance to attend the first-annual Emerging Media Convention next week to explore future career opportunities. The convention will take place from Monday, April 7 to Saturday, April 12 on the SOU campus with an after party on Saturday at Northwest Pizza and Pasta Co. The EMC […]

Southern Oregon University Receives Silver Sustainability Rating, and Looks to Gold

Southern Oregon University has received a silver rating from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, and Rating System (STARS) program. This program is a part of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, of which SOU is a member, and does annual assessments of participating universities and colleges around the world. This is a […]

Final Retrenchment Plan Released

The final retrenchment plan for Southern Oregon University was released on Friday, March 14, eliminating the Art History and French majors. The current Physics program will also be suspended and later re-designed to better meet current workforce demands. Among minors that will be eliminated are Photography, Professional Writing and Film Techniques. The programs selected for […]

ASSOU Secures $500,000 in Funds

SOU students have secured $500,000 of emergency funding after a month-long effort of lobbying Oregon politicians. The battle to receive funds was long winded, and student representatives were initially met with skepticism and opposition. ASSOU came home having won 10% of their initial goal of 5 million dollars. Student body president Tommy Letchworth said that […]

Cullinan Responds to “No Confidence” Vote

SOU President Mary Cullinan has released a response to a vote of “no confidence” in administration that was cast by school faculty members on Wednesday, March 5. This vote indicated a lack of confidence in Cullinan, Vice President of Finance and Administration Craig Morris, and Provost Jim Klein in the midst of financial difficulties and […]

French String Quartet to Play at SOU

Chamber Music Concerts will present French string quartet Quatuor Ebéne this weekend at the Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall. The group will perform twice, once at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 7, and again at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 8. Chamber Music Concerts will be collaborating with the SOU Student Food Pantry during […]

“50 Jobs in 50 States” Author Speaks about “Living the Map”

“50 Jobs in 50 States” Author Speaks about “Living the Map”

How does one get a full taste of the diverse job market offered across the United States? Daniel Seddiqui found the answer by setting out to work 50 different jobs in all 50 US states in a mere 50 weeks, and he’s coming to Southern Oregon University to recount his journey. Seddiqui will be at […]

Q Center Provides Health Insurance Info

A representative from the Q Center in Portland will be presenting an “ACA Education and Enrollment Fair” on Thursday, March 6, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  in the foyer of Stevenson Union. Teri Eastburn, Community Resource Coordinator for the Q Center will be providing information about the Q Center, the Affordable Care Act and […]

Recap on Retrenchment and Students Leaping Into Action.

 Throughout this academic year, the word retrenchment has been floating around the SOU campus. Retrenchment has resulted in the proposed elimination and restructuring of academic departments at Southern Oregon University. Deep cuts in state funding coupled with a decline in student enrollment has caused SOU to fall into negative numbers finically. In December, President Mary […]

For Sale: SOU Bookstore

Possible buyers made presentations Thursday, Feb. 13, to convince the Southern Oregon University Request for Proposals Committee that they are the best company to buy the bookstore. Barnes & Noble Inc. and Follett both made presentations in the Meese Meeting Room in Hannon Library, each being about thirty minutes long, followed by a half hour […]

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