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Jefferson Exchange | February 24, 2014 | 8:30
10:10 am
Mon February 24, 2014

Getting To Class Without The Car

Credit University of Oregon

Cheryl Carlich talks about college students and their increasing desire to get around without cars.

Anybody who ever tried to find a free parking spot near a major university can understand why many people opt not to drive to campus. 

Parking is scarce and often expensive. 

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Jefferson Exchange | September 16, 2013
2:30 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Class Time Could Be Strike Time

SEIU members picket at OIT in Klamath Falls.
Credit SEIU Local 503

Union rep Marc Nisenfeld talks about progress in contracts between Oregon universities and classified workers.

A union strike authorization has been delayed a week, but the academic year for Oregon public universities could be a great deal more hectic than usual.

Classified workers--custodians, cooks, clerks and more--for all seven state campuses could be on strike. 

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