UO decides if trigger warnings should be applied in class

Colleges around the country, including some departments at UO, are struggling to define the boundaries between challenging course material, students’ well-being, and free speech. Recently, the English department discussed whether they should use trigger warnings that would alarm students of potentially upsetting topics. Warnings are becoming more and more common …


Sullivan: Football players should be held accountable for their actions

Imagine a case of sexual assault. A 9-1-1 call surfaces after a month of the case being in the mainstream news but a year after the survivor first reported the rape. The survivor had already identified the man who had raped her and DNA evidence had proven that he indeed …


Top news from around Eugene on Nov. 13

Today’s weather: High – 55; slight chance of showers, Low – 45 Bank inside local Albertsons robbed, suspect arrested A 33-year-old man who robbed the US Bank branch inside the Albertsons at 311 Coburg Road has been arrested, according to The Register-Guard. The robbery occurred yesterday morning when Jeremie Wesley …