By Emily Hoard
The University’s faculty council has finished reviewing the files for hiring tenure-track professors and promoting long-term instructors who are not on a tenure-track. The recommendations will be sent through the administration before being evaluated by the board of trustees.
The part-time continuing non-tenure track
By Rachael Decker
At the ASWU meeting on Thursday, Jan. 22, senior Kiersten Irwin approached senators and executives about her thesis project, which asks if students can have a healthy, balanced diet on a University meal plan.
Though health was a concern, senators and executives mainly
By Katie Dobbs
In his 1947 paper titled “The Purpose Of Education,” the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote, “Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education.”
From Jan. 19 to 26, the MLK week planning committee has put on a series of events focused
By Edna Htet
Last year, Professor Ken Nolley—founder of the film program as well as its main contributor—retired. Because he taught History of Cinema, one of the foundational courses in the program, his absence left the future of the program in question.
“We decided that
By Brendan McGinnis
My first experience with a modern yo-yo occurred during my junior year of high school in San Mateo, CA.
As my friend and I opened the trunk of his car to retrieve a skateboard, I noticed a small, green metal object. Its shape resembled
By Zane Sparling
Representing a Willamette University student charged in the killing of a Salem resident, Beau Wesley Smith’s lawyer said he is working to convince the state that this is not a murder case.
Attorney for the defense Walter Todd mentioned criminally negligent homicide, as well
By Jessica Meza-Torres
The tragic death of 18-year-old Michael Brown has inspired controversy nationwide. Protests demanding justice for Brown, along with thousands of black lives lost to police brutality, continue to occur not only in Ferguson, but in cities around the country—including our very own Salem.
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No home for the holidays by Alyssa Milstead
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By Ben Beeler
I am a president and founder of Vegan club and I would like to take a moment to respond to Ross Kovac’s recent article, “Not that kind of vegetarian,” published Nov. 5
First, there is a major difference between vegetarians and vegans,