Once a Girl Scout, always a Girl Scout ; food for...

Ella Jones Associate Editor It’s that time of the year again. For those who haven’t already seen them, booths with Girl Scouts selling cookies are beginning...

ASLCC requests student voice in new fee policy

It has recently come to light that Lane has been the subject of a federal civil rights lawsuit concerning viewpoint neutrality and mandatory student...

Alert: 4 strikes and you’re out!

Lane currently has a system designed to keep students on a track to “success” that has been affectionately labeled the “Alert System” by a...

A study of the true meaning of Thanksgiving Day

What do you think about when you think of Thanksgiving? The food-focused holiday probably comes to mind is a turkey dinner, a presidential turkey...

Get ‘em hooked!

You know those big blue obnoxious metal boxes that are scattered around campus, with huge blank spaces for advertisements? They're ostensibly Torch boxes —...

College year ends in acrimony: More grist for the mill

Commentary by Penny Scott Editor-in-Chief It was a less than happy ending to the school year at Lane Community College when the closing remarks of some...

The future of health information technology and informatics

The Computer Information Technology department at Lane offers educational opportunities and career possibilities in the ever-growing field of healthcare technology. Technology is part of the...

Convention clarifies career suitability; whether 400 words or 140 characters, truth...

Ella Jones Associate Editor On Feb. 26, members of The Torch editorial board attended the Associated Collegiate Press annual national convention at the Sheraton Universal Studios Hollywood. Hundreds...

Preserve College Journalism

1,300 people gathered at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington D.C. this weekend, for the Associated Collegiate Press (ACP) National College Media Convention. These...