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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 …

AIFF hosting student filmmakers competition for local youth

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Ashland Independent Film Festival is connecting with youth in the valley by hosting a student filmmakers competition. The ‘AIFF Student Launch Competition’ allows students to get creative, creating 5-minute mini-films. Kindergarteners to college-aged students are encouraged to submit …

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 …