Community colleges shouldn’t be struggling to stay afloat

Penny Scott Editor-In-Chief President Obama's proposal for making community colleges free may never materialize. However, some good things may still come from it if enough people...

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

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

New web platform could improve dismal voter turnout

Student Government here at Lane had another election with honestly embarrassingly low voter turnout last spring. Only 90 people voted, less than 1 percent...

Prioritize mental health for yourself, loved ones

According to a 2012 report released by the Oregon Health Authority, the most recent available, suicide is the second-leading cause of death among Oregonians...

Getting around campus; Summer navigation different, not easier

I’m not working in Facilities any more and I’m not working in Eugene now either. Life at main campus is but a murky, muddled...

ASLCC botches attempt to override bylaws

On April 19, the student government senate attempted an unsanctioned ruling to suspend the bylaws of their government in order for what officials claim...

Engagement critical to student success

This last year at LCC, I met inspiring people, learned that I can claim my identity through personal narrative and have lasting impact on...

A Letter From Your Student Government

Editor's Note: We are publishing this letter at the request of the Associated Students of Lane Community College Student Government. The views and opinions...

Profitability takes priority over community needs

Lane Community College’s budget for 2018 proposes draconian cuts to the social sciences, including the full termination of the early childhood education program, while...