My body was frozen and I felt nauseated, but I was afraid that he would come out after me. I didn’t want to cost my parents money—things were already tight in my family—so I went home and showered rather than going to the hospital.
From downcast orphan teenager in Salem, Oregon to President of the United States, Herbert Hoover embodies the American “rags-to-riches” story. Hoover would rise to be at the forefront of the early 20th Century global mining industry, lead the food relief effort in Belgium after the
All throughout history, stars have a played a big role for religion, navigation and even just for fun.
Chemeketa invited international guests from the US State Department’s Professional Fellows Program to share their stories, culture and experiences.
Local Salem pop-fusion band Chromatic Colors dropped their latest album Nature / Nurture on May 16. The album is atmospheric low fidelity pop with stream-of-consciousness lyrics. Hints of jazz and funky breaks are sprinkled throughout. Lead singer and songwriter Katy Ohsiek’s distinct voice carries the
Many students winced at the sight of discharging penises and syphilis chancres as experts from Marion County Health and Human Services presented a powerful presentation on sexually transmitted diseases.
Friday, May 10 served as an opening night for the Chemeketa Players and director Jay Gipson-King as they presented their performance of Howard Barker’s Scenes from an Execution to a live audience in Chemeketa’ auditorium.
Reaching their 50th anniversary, Chemeketa’s nursing program recently became ranked as one of the best in the state of Oregon. Determined by RegisteredNursing.org, out of 27 accredited nursing schools in Oregon, Chemeketa received a second place ranking. Students and faculty members involved in the program gave an inside take of the program life.
Incoming college president Jessica Howard arrives with a history of teaching and administration at community colleges.
23 employees are retiring at the end of this academic year, taking with them 453 years worth of experience at Chemeketa.