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Happy Plate: a vegetarian Thanksgiving

By Annalena Eckton, Reporter

November 19, 2015

For the vegetarian, there are few occasions less daunting than Thanksgiving. A day of merriment, of gratitude, spending time with family, all focused around one core theme: meat. Many people cut straight to the chase and simply call it "Turkey Day." For those with dietary restrictions, the classic holiday feast often...

Opportunity Alert: free college for Oregonians

By Annalena Eckton, Reporter

November 19, 2015

Did someone say free college? No, not a credit, full tuition for four consecutive years at one of 17 community colleges. Thanks to Senate Bill 81, aka "The Oregon Promise" that passed in July, free higher education will now be accessible to lucky Oregonians. We are only the second state (behind Tennessee) to adopt legislation...

Happy Plate: the vegan experience

By Annalena Eckton, Reporter

October 25, 2015

How do you get protein? Do you never go out for dinner? Are you getting enough calories? These are some of the most frequently asked questions targeted at vegans. In contrast to popular myths, it is in fact plausible to be a very healthy vegan who gets plenty of calories and nutrients. But Veganism remains one of the most daunting...

Opportunity Alert: explore potential careers

By Annalena Eckton, Reporter

October 25, 2015

For the students out there with hopes of working in a particular field post-graduation, there are many programs that give you hands-on career experience while still in high school. Participating in these programs not only gives you skills for future jobs, but also connects you with professionals and can help boost your resume....

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