ASLCC president wants MPC coordinator position to be elected

Students voted last year on a ballot measure that would amend the ASLCC constitution, converting the multicultural programs coordinator from an elected position to an appointed position. Now, ASLCC President Paul Zito is actively trying...

Universities or students take risk

When Oregon votes on November 8th, public universities in Oregon will be directly affected. Currently, Oregon universities are are restricted from selling, buying or trading stocks. Universities have asked the Oregon Legislature for the...

Senate splits vote; ASLCC considers free textbook rentals

At the May 20 meeting, student government members debated adopting a program to make textbooks free for some classes. The lion’s share of time was devoted to consideration of an Open Educational Resources Committee...

Most campus crimes down

The annual Clery Report was released Sept. 30, and over the last three years, most crimes on Lane Community College's campus seem to be decreasing while stalking remains among the most common. The Clery Act...

Gothic musical comedy rehearsals stir adrenaline

Marissa Brundige Reporter Sisters Constance and Sinestra have just lost their mother and live with their mad taxidermist father in a ruined house perched on the edge of a cliff that they never leave. Their lives...

Hate crimes spike in 2017

Hate crimes in the Eugene area have nearly doubled from 2016 to 2017, according to the newly released Hate and Bias Report from the Human Rights and Neighborhood Involvement organization. According to the report,...

2017 Ruhl Lecture Welcomes Ta-Nehisi Coates as main speaker

“The classroom was a jail of other people’s interests. The library was open, unending, free,” Ta-Nehisi Coates, author, journalist, educator, writes in his National Book Award-winning work “Between The World and Me.” On Friday, Feb....

Eugene opens door for Uber and Lyft

Following a 7-1 vote on April 23, the Eugene City Council updated its transportation law to include Uber, Lyft and other rideshare companies. Rideshare companies hire drivers who use their cars to provide customers...