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Mark Poorman Is University Of Portland's New President

OPB |Sept. 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll get to know University of Portland's new president, Mark Poorman.

George Fox Reinstates Football After A 46-Year Hiatus

OPB |Sept. 26, 2014 12:20 p.m.

FRIDAY: George Fox University is among seven other NAIA division II teams to start college football programs in 2014, amid growing negative publicity for the sport.

News Roundtable: August 8, 2014

OPB |Aug. 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

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.

Can Playing With Barbies Limit Girls' Career Choices?

OPB |June 24, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll explore new research that shows playing with Barbies could affect the jobs girls think they can do in the future.

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.

UO Basketball Players Accused Of Rape Won't Be Charged

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

WEDNESDAY: Three University of Oregon students on the Ducks basketball team will not be charged with rape for an incident that occurred this spring.

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?

Oregon's Smaller Universities Push For Independence

OPB |April 09, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Western Oregon University, Eastern Oregon University, Southern Oregon University, and the Oregon Institute of Technology are all pushing for independent governing boards.

UO's Win At The First NCAA Championship Game

OPB |April 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: The 2014 NCAA championship game takes place tonight. We'll hear about the first championship game, which the UO won in 1939.

UO Students Win Peabody Award

OPB |April 04, 2014 12:50 p.m.

FRIDAY: The first Peabody Award ever given for viral video went to two University of Oregon students.

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.

PSU Labor Negotiations Heat Up

OPB |Feb. 03, 2014 12:15 p.m.

MONDAY: Faculty and administration at Portland State University are in the midst of a protracted labor dispute that could culminate in a strike.

Report Shows University Of Oregon In Last Place For Benchmarks

OPB |Nov. 06, 2013 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: An internal report reveals the University of Oregon is lagging behind other public universities in several areas including graduation rates, retention, faculty grants and publications, and student-to-professor ratios.

OSU Researchers Make Strides In New Treatment for "Superbugs"

OPB |Oct. 16, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Researchers at OSU and other institutions are working on a new, more precise kind of antibiotic to target drug-resistant bacteria.

Professor Yong Zhao On How To Educate Globally Competitive Students

OPB |Oct. 01, 2013 12:30 p.m.

We'll talk with University of Oregon education professor, Yong Zhao, about how schools could be educating students to be creative and innovative thinkers.

Ducks Chase Track Triple Crown

June 07, 2013 12:30 p.m.

The Oregon Ducks' women's track and field squad is in contention for a national championship. If they win, they'll have swept this year's track titles.

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.

John Hockenberry Visits Oregon

April 11, 2013 12:06 p.m.

John Hockenberry, host of The Takeaway, is in Oregon this week. We'll catch up with him.

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