Authors Posts by Marek Belka

Marek Belka

Marek Belka is the Editor-in-Chief of The Torch, the independent student newspaper of Lane Community College. A native of the Lowcountry of South Carolina, Marek currently lives in Eugene, Oregon.



Tracking the taste of truffles

4th Annual Joriad Truffle Dog Champion Champion Gustave, a Chihuahua mix from Springfield, alerts his owner to the presence of truffle oil at...

Citizen groups propose spray ban

The fight to ban aerial herbicide spraying in Lane County continued at the Board of County Commissioners meeting on Jan. 9. Dozens of impassioned...

‘Indivisible made us invisible’

Counter-protesters at the Women’s March for Action walk silently behind the large main crowd through downtown Eugene. A coalition of activists held a silent...

Political firebrand invokes Dr. King

Nina Turner, a politician and political activist with democratic ties, speaks about the power of love during the annual community celebration of Rev....

Activist to honor King’s legacy of love

National political leader Nina Turner, a prominent advocate for Bernie Sanders during his 2016 presidential run, is the keynote speaker at Lane Community College’s...