As the economic impact of the Coronavirus worsens, Chemeketa has to tighten its belt to continue operations. The state has announced massive budget cuts for public educational institutions like Chemeketa. The exact size of the cuts is not yet clear—the legislature will have the opportunity
The COVID-19 epidemic has managed to affect everyone in one way or another, but as the government issues everyone to stay at home, we rely on essential workers to keep the economy running.
For a second time, protestors rallied at the Oregon state capitol building to protest the state’s Stay Home Save Lives initiative. Among those present were Oregon nurses and healthcare workers. Many simply showed up to more broadly protest against Oregon Governor Kate Brown. Others used
On Friday afternoon, hundreds of individuals, most staying in their cars, united in protest of Governor Kate Brown’s stay-home order. Individuals came from as far as Grants Pass to join the rally, which created traffic congestion downtown. “These shutdowns by the governors are illegal and
All classes at Chemeketa will be online for at least the first two weeks of spring term.
In an all-student email sent out Friday afternoon, President Jessica Howard announced that there will be no face-to-face finals next week and spring term will be postponed by one week in attempts to deter the spread of COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus.
Chemeketa students reveal if COVID-19 has affected their spring break plans.