college

Harvard before high school?

Ulysses, Kan. (KSNW) — A 14-year-old Ulysses, Kansas student is balancing high school while attending Harvard online. He’s set to graduate from both before he’s 18. Braxton Moral’s story starts in the first grade. That’s when he was tested as gifted. By …

FBI: UCC shooting case still open

Roseburg, Ore. — More than a year after the Umpqua Community College shooting that killed nine people, the case is still open. The problem is a major back-up at the FBI. While the shooter is known, the circumstances surrounding the shooting are …

SOU Move-in Day

Ashland, Ore. — Rain or shine, Thursday was Move-in Day for Southern Oregon University! More than 800 students moved into their residence halls today. SOU has four residence halls available to students and all four were filled with students and parents – …

Lake Shasta trashed

Lake Shasta, CA., — According to published reports, Lake Shasta was trashed over the weekend by a group of college students. Portland NBC affiliate KGW reported large amounts of trash and personal belongings were left on Slaughterhouse Island, with majority of the …

Local high school boy receives scholarship

Medford, Ore., — A local high school student received a prestigious scholarship towards his college tuition. Jack Boisen is a senior at Cascade Christian High School and is one of out 85 students across the country to win the Jack Kent Cooke …

White House tackles student debt

(NBC News) The White House has announced a new initiative aimed at tackling the growing student debt crisis. A recent Government Accountability Office report found that by the end of March nearly eight million Americans had failed to make a monthly payment …

Wyden & Merkley working to make college affordable

Ore. — Oregon’s U.S. Senator’s Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley introduced legislation Wednesday to make college more affordable for students and families in Oregon and across the country. Last week the senators visited Southern Oregon University, the University of Oregon and Lane …