Interview with SOU Alumni Josh Stirm of The Juniper Berries

SOU has many alums who have gone on to do great things during their time at school and after graduation. One student Josh Stirm and his band, The Juniper Berries, are a fantastic example. A local band that has slowly…

The US 2022 Midterm Election Results: What You Need to Know and its Implications for 2024

November 8th, 2022 was the day the US held its midterm elections. These elections would help enact new laws and determine who controls the house of representatives and the US senate. All of this comes after this past summer when…

Ashland’s New Japanese Garden In Lithia Park

Lithia Park houses Ashland’s Japanese garden, which had its grand opening just a couple of weeks ago on October 22nd, 2022. The garden designer is  Toru Tanaka, a Japanese man who specializes in designing Japanese gardens, as he has created other…

Welcome to Fall 2022 Term: Hours of Operation for Major Campus Facilities

Greetings Raiders, both returning and first-year students alike, and welcome to the 2022-2023 school year here at Southern Oregon University. We are currently in week three of the fall 2022 term, and some students may still have plenty of questions…

A Breakdown of the Roe VS Wade Controversy

Image Credit NPR Roe v. Wade History, Recent Supreme Court Decisions, and “If Overturned” Oregon Specific Scenario.  Last week, it came to the attention of the United States citizens, through a leaked first draft, that the US Supreme Court is…