College teach-in misleading; Knowledgeable faculty not consulted

We are writing to express our concern about the recent series of talks and teach-ins regarding EMF/EMR/cell phone radiation and their effect on biological...

The guns remain the same

Gun statistics via www.smallarmssurvey.orgPopulation statistics via www.worldometers.infoImagine walking into a classroom as a kid and being eye level with a holster. The smiling...

Student course evaluations ignored by students, disliked by staff

Winter Term has ended and Spring Term is in motion. Much knowledge has been gained. Techniques have been acquired, and grades received. However, a...

Spilde explains budget decisions

As you well know, we have a board meeting tonight , to review the proposed budget balancing options, including program reductions. I recognize how...

What will you stand for?

When I was 10, my 13-year-old brother almost died. He had been at a party in the woods and, having drank too much, fell...

Larger class sizes cause concern; college under pressure to undo bargaining...

Penny Scott Editor-In-ChiefTeachers are the lifeblood of Lane. What they do impacts student success more than anything else. Without them, we might as well all...

Music is in everything

 Penny Scott  Editor-In-ChiefMusicians impact audiences in very different ways, and when it comes to those who attain fame on the world stage, they reach many...

Don’t waste taxpayer’s money; Outcome-based funding model flawed

Penny Scott Editor-in-ChiefOutcome-based funding, which espouses a singular version of success, would negatively impact Oregon community colleges and their students. This funding basis has proved...