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Photos: Eugene Emeralds take down Boise Hawks, 9-5

The Eugene Emeralds took on the Boise Hawks at home to start off the second half of their season. The Em’s came out victorious, 9-5. Read the game article here.                

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Social psychologist Amy Cuddy discusses the role of body language in one's confidence in a TED Talk.
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How to ace your next job interview, as told by Ted Talks

Take a look at these TED Talks to motivate yourself for your next interview.

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Ducks on their favorite Lane County Fair festivities

Every year, thousands flock to the Lane County Fair. Filled with entertainment, deep-fried food and carnival games, the five-day event kicked off on Wednesday and continues through Sunday night. We grabbed some University of Oregon students from the crowd and asked them about their time so far. Follow Raquel on …

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The "Spectrum Splendor" art installation has several rainbow-colored silk streamers that float in the breeze at the Oregon Country Fair grounds. (Jamie Perry / Emerald).
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Photos: Oregon Country Fair hosted didgeridoos, libraries and more just outside of Veneta

The road leading into the 46th annual Oregon Country Fair was packed with pedestrians and cars parked bumper-to-bumper. A cyclist rode down Suttle Road in tie-dye t-shirt and a yellow reflective vest. A dad wearing a loin cloth pulled his children, who slept in a canopied Radio Flyer wagon. Everyone …

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Pitcher Jae-Hoon Ha relieved in the bottom of the sixth and pitched through the top of the eighth. (Cooper Green/Emerald)
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Photo recap: The Eugene Emeralds honor Civic Stadium through jerseys

The Eugene Emerald’s honored Civic Stadium, which burned in a massive fire on Monday Night, during Tuesdays game against the Tri-City Dust Devils by wearing jerseys from every decade that the Ems played at Civic. While none of these players had the opportunity to play at Civic, the loss was felt throughout …

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Fire personnel putting out the flames at Civic Stadium (Meerah Powell/Emerald)
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Photos: emergency response to now-destroyed Civic Stadium

At roughly 5:30 p.m. on Monday evening, the Eugene Police Department received several calls about a fire at Civic Stadium near 20th and Willamette. No injuries occurred as a result of the fire, Eugene Fire Chief Randall Groves said. Update: As of 7:45 p.m., police and fire were still on the …

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Ajee' Wilson (left) and Brenda Martinez celebrate their respective third and second placings in the women's 800 meter finals on Sunday. (Cooper Green/Emerald)
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Photo recap: day four of the USATF championships

Hayward Field hosted the 2015 USATF Championships in Eugene, Oregon, June 25-28 2015. Alysia Montano, Brenda Martinez and Ajee’ Wilson took first, second and third in the women’s 800 meter finals.

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Leonel Manzano celebrates his third place finish in the men's 1500 finals on Saturday. (Cooper Green/Emerald)
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Photos: Day Three of USATF Championships

Hayward Field hosts the 2015 USATF Championships in Eugene, Oregon, June 25-28 2015.  

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Photos: Day Two of USATF Championships

Hayward Field hosts the 2015 USATF Championships in Eugene, Oregon, June 25-28 2015.

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Photos: Day One of USATF Championships

Hayward Field hosts the 2015 USATF Championships in Eugene, Oregon, June 25-28 2015. Follow Meerah Powell on Twitter at @meerahpowell

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Multimedia: Morning/afternoon grad recap

The Emerald followed University of Oregon Class of 2015 Duck Walk to Matthew Knight Arena for Spring Commencement and throughout the day.   Graduates shared their favorite memories from their time at the University of Oregon and what they will be taking into their adult life. Follow Stacy Yurishcheva on …

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Photos: one last hurrah at Taylor’s for the Class of 2015

Today, hundreds of people gathered around the University of Oregon campus in the early hours of the morning. But this time, it wasn’t for an 8 a.m. lab. Taylor’s Bar and Grill, a hub for UO students and famous for its “dollar beer” Wednesdays, said goodbye to the Class of …

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Katelyn Green, a political science major, lets everyone know that she is #ready to take on the working world with this bedazzled cap.
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Photos: Thirteen graduation caps on 13th avenue

At 8:15 a.m. today, University of Oregon graduates and their loved ones gathered at the intersection of 13th Avenue and University Street to participate in the annual “Duck Walk Parade” to Matthew Knight Arena for the university-wide graduation ceremony. We sent Emerald photographers Jamie Perry and Meerah Powell to the …

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What makes you proud to be a Duck?

With the year coming to a close, several UO students reflect on what makes them proud to be a Duck.

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Video: Ducks on Pups

The “Ducks on” team talks to members of PAAWS and UO students who de-stress during finals week by playing with dogs.

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Video: Ducks on Yik Yak

Our “Ducks on” team asks UO students about their experience with the app Yik Yak.

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Video: 2015 Campus Block Party

On Saturday, June 6, students with the University of Oregon held the 2015 Campus Block Party. The block party was hosted by the student groups Ethos and DuckTV from the School of Journalism and Communication. The party included food, games and live music, with a finale performance put on by …

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Video: Holi Fest 2015 at the University of Oregon

On June 4 the Students of the Indian Subcontinent student group held their annual Holi Fest at the University of Oregon campus. Holi Fest is an Indian ritual celebrating the coming of spring. This year over 200 people showed up to celebrate on the lawn at the Knight Library. The …

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Tony Nelson remembered by friends at Thursday vigil

A vigil was held at the EMU Amphitheater on Thursday night to remember Sidney Anthony “Tony” Nelson III.  Tony Nelson passed away on May 31 at Wildwood Falls. The vigil included speeches from Tony’s Phi Delta Theta fraternity bothers and other friends who shared some of their favorite memories about …

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Video: The Secret Art of Doodling

The Emerald’s Gavin Uppal and Raquel Ortega explore the hidden art form of doodling by asking artist UO students about the inspiration behind their sketches.

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Video: Undie Run 2015

The second annual Undie Run filled the Memorial Quad with half-naked runners. All who attended donated the clothes off their backs for the Hosea Youth Services charity. Hosea Youth Services offers homeless teens a safe environment off the streets in Eugene, Oregon. The event consisted of a one mile run through …

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The "Dad Bod" is a term that was first seen on the Internet in an article written by a college student for the website The Odyssey. (Photo courtesy of the Odyssey)
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Unsolicited Opinions with Bayley Sandy: ‘Dad Bod’

Emerald opinion editor Bayley Sandy sat down with news reporter Alex Wallachy and resident pop culture enthusiast Brooke Barker to discuss one of pop cultures most pressing issues: the dad bod. *Warning, explicit language ahead*  

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Video: Instameet

How to on Instameets: 1. Follow someone “Instafamous” that enjoys the PNW and adventure 2. Check for posts on any Instameets 3. Get time, place, and follow other people going 4. Get excited!!! 5. Go adventure, meet people, take awesome photos, and follow everyone you meet 6. Check the hashtag …

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