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Third annual Black Youth Leadership Summit kicks off

ASHLAND, Ore. — The third annual Black Youth Leadership Summit was held Thursday, virtually. The workshop is hosted by Southern Oregon University, Ashland and Medford School Districts. Organizers said it’s to empower all students, especially students of color. Ashland’s first Black City …

SOU goes solar with new up-cycled equipment facility

MEDFORD, Ore.– Southern Oregon University is celebrating the completion of a new solar initiative on campus. Sustainability at SOU, the college’s environmentalist group, shared these images of the school’s new athletic storage buildings. The buildings are made of upcycled shipping containers. This is the schools …

SOU urges students to stay home

ASHLAND, Ore. —Go home, and stay home. That’s the message from Southern Oregon University yesterday. In a letter to students, SOU president is asking students living in residential  housing to return home for the Thanksgiving holiday, and remain there for the rest of the …

Research finds gender bias within state funding model

ASHLAND, Ore. – Southern Oregon University professors recently finished a three-year study revealing a gender bias within the state’s funding model. Professor Jacki Sternio is an assistant professor in economics at SOU. She, along with two other professors and one student at the …