Rachael McDonald

KLCC

Law
12:01 pm
Mon September 10, 2012

Former Dean of the UO School of Music is Murdered

The former dean of the University of Oregon School of Music was killed Friday along with her boyfriend. Lane County Sheriff's deputies responded to a 911 call at their home south of Eugene and found Anne Dhu McLucas and James Gillette.

Anne Dhu McLucas was an author and semi retired professor of ethnomusicology. She was also an avid hiker and skier. U of O Assistant Professor of Music Marian Smith says McLucas was her colleague and friend.

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Environment
2:39 pm
Mon January 23, 2012

Eugene, Ore., teen sues state to save climate

Kelsey Juliana is a sophomore at South Eugene High School.
Rachael McDonald KLCC

A Lane County Circuit Court Judge heard from attorneys today (Monday) in a lawsuit against the state of Oregon calling for more action to fight climate change. A South Eugene High School sophomore is one of the plaintiffs in the case.

15-year old Kelsey Juliana started her environmental activism early. She's organized rallies to raise public awareness. Now she's in the courtroom. Juliana says it's a matter of survival.

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