Ending Black History Month with a BAM

Lane Community College’s Black Student Union is hosting the BAM Slam event at the Longhouse on March 2, from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. The event is centered around celebrating 400 years of Black...

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...

Dancing for a cause

Dance Northwest’s Down 4 It 2018: The Final Concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 12 at Lane Community College’s Ragozzino Performance Hall. The concert will be the finale of a...

‘In search of the same dreams’

Jenny Chinchilla, guest speaker at the MIUSA Disabled Women's Day Celebration, speaks to a crowd of people about some of the triumphs and tribulations of her life as a disabled woman growing up...

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 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. The event is on...

Don’t Stop Retrievin’

Maayan Kirtner, left, Aviv Kirtner, center, and Hana Belighl, right, pet Dory the terrier/lab mix for a stress relief event in the Center building of Lane’s main campus on March 12. Maayan and...

‘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 march during the Women’s March for Action on Jan. 20...

Ramadan builds strength and community

Ibrahim Hameedah speaks to a crowd about the meaning and significance of Ramadan to the Muslim community. Hameedah moved from Bethlehem, Israel to the U.S. and now owns the restaurant Cafe Soriah in...

Panel of DisOrient Film Fest at LCC

Dinh Thai answers questions during a panel discussion focusing on Asian-American representation in film production during the DisOrient Film Festival. Thai’s film “Monday” won Best Short Narrative at the festival. A group of Asian-American...