News

ISSUE 26 | 4/29/15

Bike shelter planned, but cameras far off
   by Katie Dobbs


Committee results: make more student committees
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Kristen Grainger crosses State St
   by Emily Hoard


30% vote in student senate elections
   by Christine Smith


ISSUE 25 | 4/22/15

Employee health care costs rise
   by Emily Hoard


Sexual assault affects 32% of incoming class
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Salem PD responds to rising car, bike thefts
   by Katie Dobbs


Ma: It’s not easy being green
   by Christine Smith


Dorm room diet on the chopping block
  
        by Jerome Sader and Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


ISSUE 24 | 4/15/15

Diversity proposals move forward
   by Emily Hoard


Extended Thanksgiving break postponed to 2016
  
        by Zane Sparling


ASWU may reallocate 75% of Collegian ad revenue
  
        by Emily Hoard


New bill could offer state support for SARAs
   by Katie Dobbs


Without Zena, Farm club claims new ground
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


‘The Country Wife’ aims to provoke, delight
  
        by Christine Smith


ISSUE 23 | 4/8/15

Tuition will rise 3.5%
   by Bronte Dod


ASWU talks club leadership, safety and the bookstore
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale and Emily Hoard


October trial set for Beau Smith
  
        by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


Res life restructures operations
   by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


40% of students vote
   by Katie Dobbs


ONLINE UPDATE | 3/20/15

October trial set for Beau Smith
  
        by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


ISSUE 22 | 3/18/15

60% support tobacco ban
   by Mikalah Barem


AES faces no threat, chair says
   by Katie Dobbs


Competition, market decide salaries
   by Emily Hoard


Dean Douglass OKs more hours for Sparks
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Safety focus group finds officer-student tension
  
        by Shannon Sollitt


ISSUE 21 | 3/11/15


Chemawa students tour WU
   by Emily Hoard


ASWU remains neutral on proposed smoking ban
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Out of 100+, only one adjunct walks
   by Zane Sparling


Students for Feminism hosts Take Back the Night
  
        by Katie Dobbs


Profs to vote on Turkey Day break
   by Bronte Dod


Too much on their plate
   by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


ISSUE 20 | 3/4/15


30 protest at faculty meeting
   by Emily Hoard


2 ASWU senators call for more cameras on campus
  
        by Rachael Decker


Bookstore lost over $500k since 2009
   by Katie Dobbs


Stout: Blue lights report 0 calls
   by Shannon Sollitt


Wilson reexamines civil rights
   by Anna Walling


ISSUE 19 | 2/25/15


Divestment plan would leave fossil fuels extinct
  
        by Holly Petersen


ASWU judicial aims to settle inter-club conflicts
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale and Emily Hoard


Campus Safety: Car break-in spree over
   by Rachael Decker


Two fraternities approved for housing on campus
  
        by Bronte Dod


Dean wants input on Montag redesign
   by Emily Hoard


JSU defends budget
   by Katie Dobbs


ISSUE 18 | 2/18/15


Back in black: Thorsett applauds stable budget
  
        by Emily Hoard


ASWU talks Zena, budget and projects
   by Katie Dobbs


Over 300 sign petition for Zena Farm
   by Bronte Dod


Board of trustees report questions merit aid
  
        by Zane Sparling


Visiting instructor arrested
   by Bronte Dod


‘Helen’ challenges stereotypes
   by Rachael Decker


ISSUE 17 | 2/11/15

Beau Smith’s charge reduced to manslaughter
  
        by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


Bistro gets A- in health inspection
   by Emily Hoard


ASWU votes to withdraw money from endowment
  
        by Emily Hoard


Illegally-parked bikes to be locked
   by Katie Dobbs


English dept. hiring to expand creative writing
  
        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Meal plans fuel online controversy
   by Rachael Decker


ONLINE RELEASE | 2/6/15

Smith pleads not guilty to manslaughter
 
by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


ISSUE 16 | 2/4/15

Green Initiative kicks off
   by Katie Dobbs


$30k funded for Wulapalooza
   by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Univ. shuts down Zena Farm
   by Bronte Dod


Memo to deans: increase diversity
   by Emily Hoard


132 students arrive from TIU
   by Rachael Decker


Red light on WU’s world record
   by Bronte Dod


ONLINE RELEASE | 2/1/15

University calls halt to production at Zena
   by Bronte Dod


ISSUE 15 | 1/28/15


200 go ‘Into the Streets’
   by Katie Dobbs


ASWU investigates meal plan costs
   by Rachael Decker


University sets $100M goal for endowment fundraiser

        by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


FC makes hiring recommendation
   by Emily Hoard


ONLINE RELEASE | 12/11/14

Smith’s lawyer seeks to reduce murder charge
 
        by Zane Sparling


ISSUE 14 | 12/3/14


Hazy future for weed
   by Katie Dobbs


Juniors and seniors elect senators
   by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


No home for the holidays
   by Alyssa Milstead


Russell takes over treasury
   by Emily Hoard


ISSUE 13 | 11/19/14


Haseldorf’s future still in question
   by Alyssa Milstead


Student arrested on murder charge
  
        by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


Dean talks to ASWU on 3-year housing
   by Katie Dobbs


Students voice input on faculty hiring
  
        by Emily Hoard and Joseph Linblom-Masuwale


ONLINE RELEASE | 11/18/14

Student arrested on murder charge
 
  by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


ONLINE RELEASE | 11/13/14

Smith to hear charges in court today
 
  by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


Smith to remain in jail, no bail set
 
  by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


ONLINE RELEASE | 11/12/14

Willamette student charged in murder
 
  by Bronte Dod and Zane Sparling


ISSUE 12 | 11/12/14


3.5 percent tuition increase expected
   by Maximilian Nohr


Back on Campus?
   by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Bishop begins audit
   by Alyssa Milstead


Veracity showcases growing dept.
   by Emily Hoard


WEMS stages response to catastrophe
   by Katie Dobbs


‘Humor is a great, powerful weapon’
   by Bronte Dod


ISSUE 11 | 11/5/14


Bishop opens Mind Spa
   by Alyssa Milstead


‘Late Night’ losing patrons, profits
   by Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Food forum, not fight
   by Katie Dobbs


Squirrels’ home at risk
   by Maximilian Nohr


ASWU may tap endowment
   by Emily Hoard


ISSUE 10 | 10/29/14


Speaker wants ‘yes’ on 88
   by Alyssa Milstead


University releases Working Group update
   by Zane Sparling


20% vote in election
   by Emily Hoard and Joseph Lindblom-Masuwale


Beta’s back: Fifth fraternity reorganizes
   by Bronte Dod


Injury drill planned
   by Katie Dobbs


ISSUE 9 | 10/22/14


ASWU debt at $45k
   by Bronte Dod


Ex-employee sues for $760,000
   by Emily Hoard


Meet the candidates for ASWU treasurer
   by Katie Dobbs


‘Box Marked Black’ performance sells out
   by Alyssa Milstead


ISSUE 8 | 10/15/14


Clery report released
   by Katie Dobbs


‘A huge problem’
   by Zane Sparling


Late night numbers drop
   by Alyssa Milstead


Math dept. builds global project
   by Maximilian Nohr


Smaldone earns Whipple Chair
   by Emily Hoard


ISSUE 7


Debt keeps growing; Loans average $28k
   by Emily Hoard


ASWU Sound gives free services to students
  
by Alyssa Milstead


Green Fee raises $40,000
   by Maximilian Nohr


WEB collects 27% of student fees
   by Katie Dobbs


ISSUE 6

ASWU senators elect 2014-2015 class whips
   by Emily Hoard


Fourth sorority works to reorganize
   by Bronte Dod


NW5C: Scholastic collaboration
   by Katie Dobbs


Rubens will remain
   by Emily Hoard


Sex, alcohol and Opening Days
   by Alyssa Milstead


ISSUE 5


Adam Stennett ‘94 ‘kept making art’    by Katie Dobbs


$18k unaccounted, ASWU pays off previous debt    by Bronte Dod


Best in Oregon University ranking released    by Emily Hoard and Sam Chalekian


‘Top Girls’ debuts on Friday    by Alyssa Milstead


History hiding in plain sight    by Jessica Meza-Torres


ISSUE 4


Ricardo discovers a Rubens    by Emily Hoard


After legal issues, WU Wire plays again    by Sam Chalekian


Helping students find direction    by Alyssa Milstead


Students fight food waste    by Katie Dobbs


ISSUE 1 | 8/27/14


Ask Andrés: An interview with the 2014-2015 ASWU president
   by Bronte Dod


Students seek safety
   by Katie Dobbs


In Media Res: Continuing coverage of last semester’s news

Rather than study, going on a LARC

 

Dear Blitz: Advice to the incoming class


Spring 2014


Relocation shuffle planned for administrative departments

Performance of mid-April Dream to come true

Michael Beseda prefers peanut M&M’s

Bearcats pass Green Fee, elect 15


‘Shut up dad, I won a Fulbright.’

Switchboard makes students an offer they can’t refuse

Heuser hangs up sociology


April Fool’s Edition

Key Change: door policy revoked

Willamette to ban smoking, drinking, eating and speaking on campus

New Goudy app good for quick eats

University to welcome class of 2018 with gold, intellectual respect


Future Doney Hall residents to receive sex-neutral bathrooms

Edible literature attracts Bearcat bookworms

Words by them: outsider art, inside

King prepares for final performance


Uprising in Kiev

Sextival arouses student interest

Katz: ‘No single solution to violence against women’

Wendy Willis, and her transition from Bearcat to Bear-poet

Willamette Monologues

MBA Preview

TIUA Tutor Recruitment

Bible lecture