Combating addiction with compassion

Karen Freeman-Wilson, the current mayor of Gary, Indiana, speaks at Lane about improving access to interventions and treatment to combat drug addiction. “You need some opportunity for rehabilitation to address some of the...

Student technology fee still funding salaries

The student technology fee — which currently stands at $5 per credit hour — was never intended to fund salaried employees, but it has for the past nine years. Since 2007, just prior to the...
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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. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy in The Center for Meeting...

‘Just like heaven’

TheXplodingboys’ bassist, Michelle Pecchia finds her groove during her band’s performance at Old Nick’s Pub. The band performed The Cure’s 1985 album “The Head on the Door” in its entirety, as well as...

Powder room politics

President Obama recently declared April to be National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. In his proclamation, Obama says “preventing sexual assault begins with everyone getting involved in promoting healthy relationships and encouraging respect...

Flash mob thrills

A couple dozen zombies shuffled into Whirled Pies in downtown Eugene during the Middle Eastern Dance Guild of Eugene’s annual Fall Festival on Oct. 15 as part of a flash mob. The group is...

Center Building evacuated

The Center Building on Lane’s main campus was evacuated On Thursday, Sept. 15 impacting employees on all five floors. While conducting a routine test of the building’s fire suppression system Lane’s Facilities, Management and...
Deni Milan is a resident at the Nightingale Health Sanctuary

Rest Stop Program provides temporary housing

Deni Milan opens her tent, revealing space for storage and a smaller tent for sleeping. Milan is a resident at the Nightingale Health Sanctuary across from Autzen Stadium, where the Everyone Matters event...

Feds spooked by kids’ litigation

Juliana v. United States was filed in 2015 by climatologist Dr. James Hansen and 21 young people aged 10-22, six of whom are from Eugene. The lawsuit asserts that the U.S. government has been...