Preparing for the Big One

Oregon joins nation in readying for Earthquake.   At 10:17 a.m. on Oct. 17, 2019, Lane Community College participated in the Great ShakeOut. Students, staff and administrators took part in a simulation of a significant earthquake...

Measles discovered in Lane county

One reported case of the measles virus in Lane county Lane County Public Health has issued a health report confirming two cases with the measles, also known as rubeola, virus. One of these individuals resides...

Calibrating the educational compass

Out of 1,095 students who transferred to the University of Oregon during fall and summer 2018, 321 were from Lane Community College, according to the University’s Director of Enrollment Management Research Jonathan...

Optic cable severed during snowstorm

During the last week of February, Lane County was overcome by a record amount of snow. By the end of it all, nearly ten inches of snow had fallen at the Eugene...

WinnebaGONE

After planning to have wrapped up production of their premier Class A coach, Winnebago Industries is closing their Junction City location leaving only thirty employees. They will relocate to another campus in...

Eugene leads state in hate crimes

The Federal Bureau of Investigation classifies any crime against a specific group of people with obvious bias as a hate crime. While this definition of a hate crime has been the same...

Water Conservation Program Restored

The National Science Foundation awarded Lane Community College’s Energy Management and Water Conservation department a grant of $537,310 to relaunch the Water Conservation Technician program beginning Fall 2019.  The grant will be paid over...

Two black bears spotted near Lane main campus

A black bear was spotted by Eugene residents Jean and Bill Boggs’ security camera at 30th Avenue and Spring Boulevard, near Lane Community College’s main campus on April 20. Another sighting occurred in the...

‘People unite, Take Back the Night’

Mujeres, centered around being a place of support for Latinx and Chicanx students on campus, hold up a banner at the annual “Take Back the Night” University of Oregon rally and march. Mujeres...