Southern Oregon University students Emily Estey, left, and Aunika Lawrence give a jousting bounce-house a try while visiting the Southern Oregon Arts & Research event on campus Tuesday. SOAR gives students and teachers a chance to showcase their work through presentations, demonstrations, panels and performances and continues through Friday at 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. For more information, visit www.sou.edu/soar. Mail Tribune / Jamie Lusch