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The Student News Site of Oregon State University

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Gun violence in schools in the U.S.

March For Our Lives stands up against gun violence

Tiffani Smith, News Editor
March 19, 2018

Now Is The Time event commemorates 438 school gun violence victims with balloons.March For Our Lives, a peaceful protest regarding gun policies and the rampant school shootings throughout the U.S., will...

The Associated Students of Oregon State University used balloons to draw attention to the issue of school shootings. Members of the student government provided gun locks, information on mental health resources and legislative efforts to prevent gun violence.

ASOSU demonstrates in the MU Quad as part of National Walkout Day

Arianna Schmidt, News Contributor
March 14, 2018

Display commemorates victims of school shootingsThe 438 students who have been shot in school shootings since 2012 were remembered today in the Memorial Union Quad in conjunction with the National Walkout...

Catherine Mina is a student intern at the ASOSU Office of Advocacy.

ASOSU Office of Advocacy provides students on-campus support

Joe Wolf, ASOSU Beat Reporter
November 21, 2017

Student interns train for peer advocacy program coming winter term.The Office of Advocacy, which is operated by the Associated Students of Oregon State University, exists to assist students facing conflicts...

The 2017 ASOSU Lobby Team consisted of nine student lobbyists and two student advisers.

ASOSU Lobby Team speaks for students in Washington D.C.

Riley Youngman
May 1, 2017

A first generation college student and a daughter of immigrants, if you would have told Isamar Chávez a year ago that she would have the opportunity at the end of her senior year to lobby for students...

Ryan Khalife is a junior in political science and economics with a mathematics option.

Meet the ASOSU lobbyists: Ryan Khalife

Riley Youngman, Editor-in-Chief
April 27, 2017

Ryan KhalifePronouns: He, Him, HisYear: 3rdMajor: Political Science and Economics with an option in MathematicsTitle: ASOSU Senate Pro-TemporeRyan Khalife was born and raised in Corvallis, Oregon, and...

Ryan Khalife, Jacqueline Logsdon and Luke Bennett stand in front of the Capitol Building.

ASOSU Lobby Team hits the ground on first day meeting with legislators

Riley Youngman, Editor-in-Chief
April 27, 2017

DACA, sexual assault prevention and college affordability.Wednesday kicked off the ASOSU Lobby Team’s first day of on-the-ground lobbying. The team of nine lobbyists split themselves into three pre-arranged...

OSUs new student advocate Daniel Dietz fights for students rights on campus.

Standing up for students

Luke Brenneman, Practicum Contributor
November 14, 2016

Imagine a student has gotten a grade back from a professor and they are sure there has been a mistake, yet the professor refuses to help, or even worse they are facing disciplinary actions that could result...

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