UO

Five Years of UO Privatization

The Board of Trustees (BoT) currently serves as the top governing body at the University of Oregon, presiding over decisions that have brought the ire of many students and labor unions. The BoT, however, has been the governing body of the UO for less than six years. A group of wealthy people created the Oregonians…

Sunrise Lies Down in Solidarity with Scott Warrenand Migrants in the Borderlands

Walking into the EMU on a recent Friday afternoon, an unexpected sight was met by many. Graduate and undergraduate students, as well as some community members, were lying on the floor near a giant paper-mache head of President Trump. On top of some student’s bodies and leaning along the walls and chairs were posters with…

Oregon University Employees Vote to Strike

On Tuesday September 17th, classified employees at Oregon’s seven public universities voted to strike. This news came from a press release by the SEIU 503 union which represents these employees. The union’s set strike date is September 30th starting at 7am. University of Oregon classes resume the following day. According to the union press release,…