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This is SOU (video)
New Alumni Director
Upcoming Events
SOU Honors three Alums
SOU Hall of Fame
Raider Athletics Update
This is SOU
This is SOU-by recent graduate Jared Hail

SOU's New  Alumni Director
Southern Oregon University announces the appointment of Mike Beagle '85 as Alumni Director at the university.
 Beagle, an Eagle Point HS graduate, taught high school social studies for 15 years and coached football and baseball for 19 years. As a member of the SOSC Raiders football team in the mid-80s, Beagle lettered all four years and was a three-time, all conference defensive back. Read More



Upcoming Events


Opening night



Campus Theme Presentation
Happiness and the Meaning of Life



Football vs. Montana Tech 

Homecoming/Family Weekend 



Men's Basketball vs. Ore. Tech 






Southern Oregon University is proud to celebrate its 140th anniversary, our phenomenal alumni, a winning sports season (Go Raiders!) and of course, many extraordinary students.


Please accept my personal thanks to each of you for all you do, in so many ways, to support our students.  Your financial resources, professional and life experiences, mentoring, employment, and ideas provide inspiration to our entire community. Thank you!  Enjoy our 140th celebration edition of Stay Connected!



Warm Regards,  

Sylvia's Signature 

Sylvia Kelley, Vice President for Development



2012 Alumni Awards          
SOU Honors three Alums at the Annual President's Recognition Dinner

At a gala night punctuated with performances by its performing arts students, Southern Oregon University bestowed honors upon three of its outstanding alumni at its President's Recognition Dinner, celebrating the University's 140th anniversary. Read More  


Four individuals and the 1962 Football Squad Inducted into the Hall of Fame
Former softball player Brandi Brown, Friend of Raider Athletics Sid DeBoer, former football player Mark Helfrich, track and field national champion Gary Berentsen and the 1962 football team were inducted into the Hall of Fame during the weekend of Oct. 27. Read More


Raider Athletics Update 

Thank You to Sponsors of the
2012 President's Recognition Dinner 

Ausland Group 
Liberty Mutual 
Southern Oregon Media Group  
Noble Coffee  
Ogden Roemer Wilkerson Architecture &  
Yost Grube Hall Architecture 
PremierWest Bank  
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield  
RoxyAnn Winery 
The Chamber of Medford/Jackson County
Southern Oregon University Foundation


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