Preventing the Spread of Bacterial Meningitis

May 14, 2012 By Nha Nguyen EUGENE, Ore. — The death of a female University of Oregon student from bacterial meningitis over the weekend had many people concerned. As a result, since then Public Health and school officials say they’re taking every precaution to make sure students feel safe. School administrators say they quickly identified … Continue reading »

Vigil Held for Lillian Pagenstecher

By Nha Nguyen EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of University of Oregon students gathered on campus Sunday night to honor a young woman whose life was cut short. Lillian Pagenstecher, 21, died Friday night from bacterial meningitis. It was apparent at Sunday night’s turnout that Pagenstecher touched many lives. The ceremony was filled with people sharing … Continue reading »