Candlelight Vigil Aims to End Violence

EUGENE, Ore. — A group of demonstrators rallied Monday night to raise awareness about gender-based violence. The Zonta Club of Eugene-Springfield held a candlelight vigil near the Hult Center in downtown Eugene. They held signs as part of their message. According to the World Health Organization, 35 percent of women will be the victim of … Continue reading »

State, City Leaders Speak in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — On Tuesday, state and city leaders are gathering to address issues regarding the status of women in Oregon.  U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden will be present at the Eugene Hilton, as will other notable state and local officials. Statistics show women still face inequalities when compared with men. Experts have found more women … Continue reading »