Campus warming center gains support

Nicole Rund Reporter Senators approved a resolution supporting the Michael Briggs Warming Center proposed for the Lane Community College campus. Modeled after the Egan Warming Centers...

Students and visitors enjoy Lane Earth Fair; Free food, entertainment...

Healthy food, music and advice on sustainability were the main ingredients of the Earth Fair held in Building 5 on April 22. The Lane...

Board likely to pass $3 tuition hike;Tuition will account for 12...

The Board of Education is likely to approve a $3-per-credit tuition increase at its June 11 meeting, which will bring the cost of attending...

Legislating open education

National bill seeks to make textbooks more affordable Since 1980, college textbooks have increased by 812 percent — that is higher than inflation and the...

Drone program lifts off

Lane Community College’s two-year drone pilot program launched at the beginning of the current term, giving students virtual and hands-on experience with flying drones. The...

Marijuana may be legal but not here

Marijuana was legalized in Oregon on July 1, 2015, but continues to be prohibited on campus in all forms, both consumption and possession, for...

Rejecting the green

Residents of Creswell, Ore. voted on Nov. 7 against passing Measure 20-280, which would have allowed recreational pot sales in the city limits. According...

Class cuts affect Lane fine arts programs

Cuts to the fine arts classes at Lane have stirred up mixed emotions amongst instructors and students. Over the past several years, Lane has...

Federal Student Aid put in jeopardy; Lane loan defaults rise to...

Due to possible sanctions, Lane could lose its eligibility to provide its students with some forms of aid from the federal government if too...