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Students Celebrate the Life of Former Art Student

Students Celebrate the Life of Former Art Student

“She was this ball of energy and light, a totally unique person,” said Miles Inada, co-chair of the Creative Arts department, of Chaya Stillwater-Lanz, a Bachelor of Fine Arts student who would have been in her final year at Southern Oregon University. On Sept. 30 Stillwater was tragically killed in Texas as a result of […]

Davis’ Concert Plans Come to Fruition

Davis’ Concert Plans Come to Fruition

Come this fall Ashland will be getting a new taste of music contrary to the usual indie scene associated with the city. On October first Southern Oregon University will be hosting a rap concert featuring artists Travis Porter, JR Castro, and Paul Wall to be held at the SOU practice field. Following a tumultuous election Colin Davis […]

30 Weeks to Save the World: The 2016 ASSOU Presidential Election

30 Weeks to Save the World: The 2016 ASSOU Presidential Election

Trump, Clinton, and Sanders are not the only presidential candidates students should be concerned with this week. Elections for student government kick off next week and with a whopping 3 candidates running for Associated Students of Southern Oregon University president, the race is sure to be heated. “My advice to the winner is to utilize […]

Cattle Mutilation: The Musical

Cattle Mutilation: The Musical

“COWS IN PERIL! BIGFOOT BLAMED! THE TRUTH WILL SHOCK YOU!” This ain’t no Muppet Show. The Ashland theatrical group Puppeteers for Fears newest play, Cattle Mutilation: The Musical, is a hilarious adult horror comedy puppet show that is a must see. It features 10 original songs from playwright Josh Gross, founding member of Puppeteers for Fears, that will leave audiences […]

FemFest Slammin’

FemFest Slammin’

  The audience laughed, some cried, and many snapped in support of the readers poetry covering topics ranging from abuse, suicide, neglect, and ignorance. Just another moment in Southern Oregon University’s “FemFest”- an annual event designed to bring awareness to gender inequality and bias. Students Sean, Acella, Victoria, and Beckah each recited their own poetry […]

From Farming to Facebook

From Farming to Facebook

When you consider a country that has gone from farming to Facebook, what does that mean? The subject of exploring reality through a technology lens drew a small crowd to the theme of a talk on how technology has affected the American landscape through time. “What’s the intention in presenting this information,”  a gentlemen, who […]

Robin Williams Film Tribute to be Held at SOU Music Recital Hall

For all those Robin Williams fans here at SOU, there’s an event you will not want to miss. Sunday, Oct. 5, the university will be putting on a Robin Williams film tribute at the Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall. The tribute will consist of four films: “Dead Poets Society,” “Good Will Hunting,” “Patch Adams,” […]

“Vagina Monlogues” Chronicles Women’s Experiences

The Southern Oregon University Women’s Resource Center presents The Vagina Monologues on Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. in the Rogue River Room of the Stevenson Union, directed by Brenda Shelton and Autumn Wilson. Written by Eve Ensler, The Vagina Monologues is a series of monologues inspired by interviews from real women around the world chronicling […]

“The King of Instruments Meets the Instrument of Kings” Premieres Soon

Southern Oregon University’s Department of Performing Arts’ Music Program proudly presents the SOU Brass Ensemble with guest ensemble, the Rogue Valley Symphony Brass Quintet, in a concert titled “The King of Instruments Meets the Instrument of Kings” on Wednesday, February 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the SOU Music Recital Hall. The show will feature several works ranging […]

The Winterfest Carnival And Murder Mystery Event Was Larger Than Ever Before.

  Last Thursday night’s Snow Fiesta events included the Club Winterfest Carnival and the Murder at the Ski Lodge dinner event.               The Club Winterfest Carnival was attended by twenty-five of SOU’s student clubs, who came with booths, games, food and signup sheets.     Among the various offerings at Winterfest the French Club […]