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Oregon State Football Coach Mike Riley Leaves For Nebraska

OPB |Dec. 05, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: Nebraska surprised everyone Thursday by announcing that longtime Oregon State football coach Mike Riley would be their next head coach.

M86: The Scholarship Measure

OPB |Oct. 07, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against Measure 86, which would allow the state to borrow money to create a scholarship fund for Oregon students pursuing college or career training.

George Fox Transgender Student Will Appeal Ruling

OPB |July 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Jayce, a transgender student at George Fox University, who was denied permission to live on campus with other men.

University Of Oregon Players Suspended From School

OPB |June 24, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: Three University of Oregon students accused of sexual assault earlier this year have been suspended from school for at least four years.

News Roundtable: June 13, 2014

OPB |June 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Going To College Inside Prison

OPB |June 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: During finals week, we go inside the Oregon State Penitentiary to find out about the College Inside program.

Update On The Shooting At Seattle Pacific University

OPB |June 06, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: A gunman opened fire at Seattle Pacific University on Thursday. We'll hear how the campus is responding.

Combatting Sexual Assault On College Campuses

OPB |May 05, 2014 12:35 p.m.

MONDAY: University of Oregon professor Jennifer Freyd worked on the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault.

Fighting For Transgender Housing At George Fox

OPB |April 09, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Jayce is a female-to-male transgender student at George Fox University. Should he be able to live with male friends on campus?

PSU Faculty May Strike Within A Month

OPB |March 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland State University's full-time faculty voted overwhelming to approve a strike, which could begin in early April.

States Struggle To Make Higher Ed Affordable

OPB |March 05, 2014 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Oregon has a few proposals on the table to make higher education affordable, but it's still unclear if any of them can make a dent in what students pay for college.

OSU Pitcher's NCAA Suspension Causes Outcry

OPB |March 03, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Oregon State University pitcher Ben Wetzler will sit out 11 games for violating NCAA draft negotiation rules.

Study Suggests Some Oregon College Students Are Food Insecure

OPB |Feb. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: A new study suggests that many Western Oregon University students are suffering from a lack of access to an adequate supply of healthy food.

Student Body President At Christian University Reveals He Is An Atheist

OPB |Nov. 15, 2013 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: Eric Fromm took to Northwest Christian University's school paper to come out as an atheist.

Promoting Responsible Choices Is Key To Addressing Student Drinking

Sept. 03, 2013 12:15 p.m.

Many higher education schools in the Northwest have found it's more realistic to promote responsible drinking among students instead of discouraging it altogether.

Ted Wheeler On His Opportunity Initiative And More

June 27, 2013 12:40 p.m.

Oregon State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is pushing his Oregon Opportunity Initiative in the state legislature. We'll hear about that, and his other legislative priorities. 

Who Should Govern Oregon Universities?

April 12, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow Oregon universities to create their own independent governing boards, rather than answering to the State Board of Higher Education.

Peter Rock Blends Fact And Fiction In The Shelter Cycle

April 02, 2013 12:35 p.m.

Peter Rock's new novel is a fictional imagining of the lives of members of the apocalyptic Church Universal and Triumphant.

The Lasting Influence Of Student Debt

Feb. 14, 2013 12:06 p.m.

How has student debt influenced your decisions about what to study or what kind of job to pursue after graduation?

Kim Stafford

Oct. 18, 2012 12:20 p.m.

Kim Stafford discusses writing about the most painful story of his life: his brother's suicide.

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