Friday Sep 12
Public Funds Hard to Replace, Even in U.S.
As direct state support for universities in the UK has dwindled, strategists have whispered one word in the ears of vice-chancellors: privatise. It's something that university leaders in the US have been familiar with for years, and as a recent article in these pages noted, there are lessons to be learned from the American experience.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Ottawa National Forest welcomes new forest supervisor
U.S. Forest Service Regional Forester Kathleen Atkinson has announced the selection of Linda Jackson as the new Forest Supervisor at the Ottawa National Forest. Jackson is replacing Anthony Scardina, who accepted a position in Ohio at the Wayne National Forest.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Letu to Host Spiritual Emphasis Week Sept. 8 - " 12, Mark McMinn to Speak
LeTourneau University will host its annual Spiritual Emphasis Week to focus on "Living Christian Virtues in an Age of Technology" during several sessions Monday through Friday, Sept. 8-12, featuring guest speakers that are open to the public.
Unleash Oregon's state court judges: Editorial endorsement
In this file photo from 2007, State Sen. Floyd Prozanski, D-Eugene, center, appears with Rep. Arnie Roblan, D-Coos Bay, left, and Rep. Greg Macpherson, D-Lake Oswego. Prozanski heads the Senate Judiciary Committee and is the chief sponsor of Measure 87. A judge's expertise is a hard-earned resource that far exceeds in value the typically low pay for adjunct faculty.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
West Linn Tidings
'Dana Lynn Louis: Clearing' on display at Hoffman Gallery
The Ronna and Eric Hoffman Gallery of Contemporary Art at Lewis & Clark College will present 'Dana Lynn Louis: Clearing' Sept. 9 through Dec. 14. In this interdisciplinary and interactive exhibition, Louis will transform the Hoffman Gallery into an experiential environment that explores the varied meanings of 'clearing.'
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Company Camera: Labor Day
On the day after Labor Day, when labor issues are in local headlines, it's worth noting a few of Oregon's ties with the holiday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
10 things teachers want parents to know
Barbara Scheiner and her daughter, Nora Scheiner, then 12, join Chad Van Kleek, a teacher at Walt Morey Middle School in Troutdale, for a parent-teacher conference in 2009.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Franklin High Student Chosen for Exclusive LEDA Scholars Program
Franklin High School student Ahmed Gedi was one of just two Oregon high school students selected for the prestigious LEDA scholars program at Princeton University this summer.
If I Stay: A Life Hangs in the Balance in Adaptation of Bittersweet Bestseller
SHOULD I CHOOSE LIFE OR DEATH?: Mia Hall after a car accident that left her severely injured, miraculously steps out of her body on the gurney behind her, and learns that she has 24 hours to choose between living or dying.