Education

SOU reverses decision on vaccine requirements

ASHLAND, Ore. – Students attending Southern Oregon University this fall will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Just last month, SOU leadership said vaccines wouldn’t be required. However, the Ashland-based university issued the following statement on Thursday, May 13: Southern Oregon …

Former SOU President Mary Cullinan dies

CHENEY, Wash. – A former Southern Oregon University president passed away. Dr. Mary Cullinan took the helm at SOU in 2006 and stepped down in 2014, moving on to serve as Eastern Washington University’s first female president. She resigned from that position …

Jackson County libraries open for browsing

MEDFORD, Ore. – Libraries in Jackson County are finally opening their doors once again. Jackson County Library Services said starting Monday, May 3, all 15 libraries in the county will welcome patrons back inside with limited capacity. Masks that completely cover the …