Studio Ghibli Film Festival

On Thursday night the Asian Student Union (ASU) kicked off their Ghibli fest with kettle popcorn and the subbed version of the famed animated movie, Spirited Away, from studio Studio Ghibli. Yes, subbed not dubbed. If you’ve never seen Spirted…

Wesley Hamilton, the Definition of Change

On Oct. 22, SOU’s Disability Resources and EPIC hosted guest speaker Wesley Hamilton. Hamilton is an award winning adaptive athlete, founder and CEO of non-profit Disabled, But Not Really, a motivational speaker, and was featured in an episode of Queer…

Halloween in Ashland

This Halloween, the Ashland Chamber of Commerce organized the annual Children’s Halloween Celebration to terrifying effect. This year proved especially frightful as residents came together to show off extremely creative costumes from a whole family of Star Wars characters to…

Jacksonville streets in the rain

Year of the pig: Jacksonville’s historic Chinese New Year parade

Southern Oregon’s rich history of Chinese immigration extends back to the beginning of the Oregon Gold Rush in the 1850s. To commemorate this history, the town of Jacksonville, Ore., working with Southern Oregon Chinese Cultural Association puts on a yearly…