Instructor dismantles board budget proposal

Adrienne MitchellInstructor, Academic Learning Skills, and budget sub-committee appointee, Lane Community College Dear Board of Education and Budget Committee members,I’m writing regarding your recent...

Concerns raised about guest speaker

The promise of our Brave New “Information Age” is being seriously compromised. As sensational, profitable clickbait spreads like online wildfire, a new skill set...

Point-Counterpoint: Should people exercise with CrossFit routines? No

Training is too hardcoreLast summer, I went from training non-stop for 5K runs to lying on my cement porch at 1 a.m. under a...

Savings proposed years ago; Faculty ignored

Commentary by Doug Weiss, Advanced Technology Department FacultyI know the Electronic Technology program is expensive and I know enrollment has been falling. That is...

Lane faces mission conflict; the elephant in the room can no...

Penny Scott Editor-In-ChiefLane's current financial operating shortfall stands at around $5 million. Fall term saw an increase in class sizes and another hike in the...

Make Oregon schools great again

Watching Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton brawl during last week's debate might have reminded you of that big choice we will be making in...

Where’s the money?

On April 7 the University of Connecticut Huskies men’s basketball team defeated the University of Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA National Championship, claiming...

Cuts: unfounded reasoning and figures; Faculty member wants to save...

Commentary by Dale Green, Mathematics Division FacultyIt is difficult for me to write this, given my inclination to "work things out" in amicable ways...

Big timber hacks away at community-led initiative

For the better part of a century, timber has been one of Oregon’s main industries. It should come as no surprise that it has...