Administration the problem at Lane

I was asked to comment on the recent elimination of the Electronic Technology program at Lane Community College. As a manager, I have hired...

Faculty evaluations of college administration and board

The report below was submitted to The Torch by the Lane Community College Education Association. According to the LCCEA, the report contains responses by...

The Torch staff: advice and learning

Alyssa Sutton  Editor-in-chief For the last time, I am creating a document on Google Drive, watching the cursor move down the page, and thinking, “This...

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...

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

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

The pursuit of truthfulness

“Seek truth and report it.” These five words are the very first line, after the preamble, of the Society of Professional Journalists’s Code of...

Lane may give birth to cow; let’s turn purple and get...

Penny Scott Editor-In-Chief Lane is in the process of setting its direction for the next five years, and so everything is up for review. At the...

The Thin Green Line

The Pacific Northwest is now known as the “thin green line,” as Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia are the only obstacles standing in the...

Students’ success includes classified staff

Rodney Brown, Counseling Department In the April 10 edition of The Torch, there was a guest commentary written by a handful of Lane faculty members....