The Safe Ride shuttles provided almost 15,000 rides last academic year. (Emily Olson/The Emerald)

Safe Ride keeps students safe but faces challenges

Safe Ride, the “assault prevention service,” plays an important role in shuttling the University of Oregon community for free, despite looming challenges. The shuttle service’s recent history of budget issues is a factor in the increasing number of riders the shuttle service has to turn away every year. Still, Safe …


Arts & Culture

Check out Alex Ruby's picks for this week's best new indie albums due out this week. (Brandon Montes-Nguyen/Emerald)
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Eye on Indie: The best albums to look for this week include Bon Iver, Danny Brown, Jenny Hval and Regina Spektor

Eye on Indie is a weekly column in which Emerald writer Alex Ruby provides his picks for the best indie albums to watch for in the upcoming week. This week’s selections include releases from Bon Iver, Danny Brown, Jenny Hval and Regina Spektor. All titles are set for release on Sept. 30. …



Defensive Coordinator Brady Hoke speaks to the media on April 22, 2016 at the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex in Eugene, Ore. (Samuel Marshall/Emerald)

Practice Report: Ducks must make Luke Falk hold the football to stop WSU pass attack

Thursday’s Oregon football practice was routine as usual, except for one thing: a bull corralled just outside of the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex. The bull is being held for the Professional Bull Riders event at Matthew Knight Arena this weekend. Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich commented that he would have taken a …