In the Media

December 28, 2020

2020 in review: Iconic bookstore weathers COVID-19, Courtney Barnett’s love for words

Prof. and Poet Samiya Bashir talks about the importance of Powell’s Books to Portland in a yearend news roundup.

PBS Newshour


December 16, 2020

COVID relief package contains a $120 billion gift to the superwealthy

Prof. Kimberly Clausing explains the "double dip" tax provisions of forgiven loans coupled with a tax break in the COVID Relief package.

Mother Jones


December 13, 2020

Middle-grade graphic novels are storming the best-seller lists

Gina Gagliano '05 publishing director of Random House Graphic shared her expertise with the Portland Monthly on the success of graphic novels.

Portland Monthly Magazine


December 8, 2020

These two doctors provide the last signatures before Oregonians get a COVID-19 vaccine

Dr. Laura Byerly '83 was appointed by Oregon Governor Kate Brown to review the COVID-19 vaccine for the Western States.

Willamette Week


November 20, 2020

Oregon colleges and universities take precautions for Thanksgiving travel

Oregon Public Broadcasting compares how Oregon colleges are managing COVID-19 over fall break.

Oregon Public Broadcasting