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The Chronicle of Higher Education's new list of the "Great Colleges to Work For" is out.  No Oregon schools are on the list.  The Chronicle lists 103 colleges, both two and four-year schools, that are known for workplace morale, benefits to employees and more.  Western Washington University made the list; 6 California schools made the list, but Oregon schools? Nada.  The Oregonian reports the study shows Western Washington ensures faculty have a say in tenure, hiring and other matters.  In Oregon, faculty are paid well-below the national average.

Help Puerto Rico

Most organizations are asking for cash, rather than supplies, so they can route help to where it’s needed most more quickly. Here are some of the largest groups with campaigns underway:

 

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  • Click on the link for the latest conditions on the mountain passes.

 

  • Intersection of NW Broadway Street and NW Delaware for waterline replacement project, road closures with detours clearly marked for thru traffic, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily with roads opened nightly. Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area and use Bond Street and Wall Street.

 

  • Nels Anderson Road between Nels Anderson Place and Brandis Court, single northbound shoulder closure will be in effect, two-way traffic to be maintained. Project completion expected December 2017.