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Letter to the Editor: ECAC is aware of concerns raised regarding investigation

Members of the OSU Student Body,As members of the Executive Conduct and Accountability Committee, we are aware of the concerns raised regarding the investigation we have been tasked with. We appreciate...

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Letter to the Editor: We want a board that represents our strong desire for racial and gender justice

Dave Toler
March 30, 2021

While some may think the resignation of King Alexander is a final victory for women's justice, a serious problem still remains: a horribly tone deaf OSU Board of Trustees that is clearly far out of touch...

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Letter to the Editor: We demand their resignation, a transparent external review of the presidential search process

the Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies program
March 18, 2021

To OSU students, faculty, and staff:As faculty in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program, we affirm our solidarity with survivors of sexual assault and harassment at OSU and elsewhere. OSU has...

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Letter to the Editor: The Board of Trustees must dismiss President Alexander

Ryan Little
March 12, 2021

Dear Board of Trustees, Last week, a bombshell report revealed that during F. King Alexander's time as president of LSU, he was aware of football coach Les Miles' repeated attempts to have sex with...

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Letter to the Editor: Dear survivors, we love you, believe you and we are here to advocate with you

Elizabeth Kennedy, Whitney Archer
March 12, 2021

Dear Survivors, We believe you. We love you. We are here to advocate alongside you. We are writing to reaffirm, again and always, our commitment to believing and supporting survivors of sexual and interpersonal...

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Letter to the Editor: We need to look for new solutions like open source textbooks to take the burden off of students

Alex Follett
March 2, 2021

Hello OSU,I’m writing to you today to discuss an on-going problem within universities. Along with the exploding prices of tuition, textbook costs are putting a huge financial burden on students. With...

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Letter to the Editor: We need to educate faculty about tools that already exist to heighten student quality of life

Liam Hays-Ekeland
March 2, 2021

To the editor,Lots of us students grumble and complain about the cost of textbooks, but few are aware of the solutions to this problem that already exist. I am talking about Open Educational Resources;...

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Letter to the Editor: Leadership of United Academics of OSU are outraged by $153 million stadium renovation project

Victor Reyes
March 1, 2021

We, the elected leadership of United Academics of OSU, are outraged by the administration’s decision to pursue a $153 million stadium renovation project at this, of all moments. OSU has laid off staff...

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Letter to the Editor: An appeal to bipartisanship

Kyle R. King
November 16, 2020

I am a proud conservative. In the continuing wake of this historic year, I am displeased that this identification has become inextricably bound to perhaps the most polarizing figure of our time. I am further...

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Letter to the Editor: Our approach succeeded

Victor Reyes
November 16, 2020

Despite a difficult year, here is some positive news for those who work and learn at OSU.In May, the administration proposed closing the pandemic-related budget gap with 20% across the board salary cuts...

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Letter to the Editor: CGE pay cuts

Lisa Wilson
June 3, 2020

Oregon State University’s proposals to graduate workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic should trouble those concerned with worker rights. After 8 months of negotiation with the Coalition of Graduate Employees,...

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Letter to the Editor: OSU’s proposed COLA cut will prevent graduate employees from affording necessities

Eli Anderson
May 24, 2020

I’m a graduate employee at Oregon State University. I teach core classes to undergraduates, yet OSU’s administration is seeking to cut the cost of living adjustment for myself and my colleagues. I...

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