Sarah Pishioneri

Sarah Pishioneri is a mom, community organizer, and senior student at the University of Oregon seeking an undergraduate degree in political science with a focus in labor studies.

University of Oregon Expands! Eugene’s Housing Crisis

In 2016, The University of Oregon announced plans to host the Olympic Trials in 2020 and subsequent championships in 2021. Between the two events, our small riverside city expects an influx of over 80,000 transients: roughly half of the city’s overall population. That same year, the Oregon legislature passed Senate Bill 1533, which authorized Oregon…

Time to Strike: Democratize the Board

In balancing the budget, administration did right by its community last spring. UO President Michael Schill worked with campus community members to find solutions to an upcoming budget deficit. Together, tapping into the vast knowledge and resources living and working on this campus, the community redeveloped plans for major capital construction projects, reducing projected costs…