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Loophole Allows K-12 Dollars To Fund First Year Of College

OPB | Jan. 15, 2015

THURSDAY: Some Oregon high schools are taking an unconventional approach to the governor's 40-40-20 plan. 

Ducks Lose

OPB | Jan. 13, 2015

TUESDAY: We'll get reaction from University of Oregon alum and NPR's Portland-based sports reporter, Tom Goldman, who was in the press box in Arlington for the big game.

Oregon Vs. Ohio State: Two Fans Preview The Game

OPB | Jan. 12, 2015

MONDAY: In advance of the big game, an Oregon fan and an Ohio State fan go head to head.

Listening Back To College In Prison

OPB | Dec. 26, 2014

FRIDAY: We revisit our show from inside the Oregon State Penitentiary where we learned about the College Inside program.

Oregon State Football Coach Mike Riley Leaves For Nebraska

OPB | Dec. 05, 2014

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

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

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

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

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

Going To College Inside Prison

OPB | June 12, 2014

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

OPB | Sept. 03, 2013

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

OPB | June 27, 2013

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.