The Chemeketa Community College softball team faces a unique challenge in relation to most other programs. For the entirety of the program’s 20-year existence, Chemeketa has never had a softball field on campus. The softball team currently practices and plays their games at Phillips Field
According to a national study conducted by the University of Wisconsin, one in three community college students struggle with food insecurity. Grecia Garcia Perez, who coordinates the Chemeketa Food Pantry, wants those students to know there is a place they can go for help. Every
It’s been a long time coming for the Chemeketa softball team. After 20 long years, Head Coach Pamela Knox and her team finally have their own home field. “Having that field is huge…We can’t wait to be able to walk across the street and go
It was 7 o’clock in the evening on a cold, windy February night, and the sound of metal clinking could be heard coming out of the “Shed.” The Shed is the unofficial nickname for the batting cages at Chemeketa. Even though practice ended two hours
With unemployment at an all-time low in Oregon, more students are choosing work over school. If this trend continues, students may have fewer class options to pick from in the future. Since 2010, enrollment at Chemeketa has been on the decline. Between Fall 2016 and
After a rocky start to league, the Chemeketa Storm Women’s Basketball Team finished the season strong to place fifth in the South Division. The Storm began league with a 1-5 record. However, after that stretch, the team went on a 6-4 run to finish in
After playing nine of 11 games on the road during the preseason, Head Coach Kevin McCarrell and the Chemeketa Women’s Basketball Team are eager to play at home, and are looking to improve their league standing in every game.
Negotiations between the college administration and the Chemeketa Faculty Association (CFA) are moving forward as both sides work towards an agreement on a new contract. The contract between the two sides expires every three years and must be renegotiated. This provides an opportunity not only