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Podcast: Winter term news wrap-up

The biggest University of Oregon news stories from winter 2017 term are unearthed and recapitulated by senior news reporter Max Thornberry in this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network. These stories include: why Ta-Nehisi Coates’ speech ended early; the tuition increase affecting all students starting fall 2017; UO student dining …

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Podcast: Emerald Recommends songs for your spring break

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, podcast editor Emerson Malone and arts and culture writer Sararosa Davies dish out their recommendations for what tunes to play this spring break. Here are the songs you’ll hear in this episode: “Both Sides Now” by Joni Mitchell “Something for your M.I.N.D.” …

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Podcast: ASUO winter wrap-up

Franziska Monahan and Francisca Benitez go over some of the biggest stories around ASUO this term, including the ASUO’s denial of Club Sports’ funding request and the appointment of the new Senate president and treasurer, and offer a preview of the upcoming ASUO election. This episode was produced by Franziska …

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Podcast: Oregon men’s basketball takes on Rhode Island in NCAA Tournament

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, sports reporters Shawn Medow and Jack Butler discuss the hot topics surrounding Oregon men’s basketball and preview the Ducks’ matchup in the second round against Rhode Island in Sacramento. Follow Shawn Medow on Twitter @ShawnMedow and Jack Butler @Butler917

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Podcast: Weekly news wrap-up: A&AA’s new name, law school’s new dean, Lane County’s new smoking law

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, associate news editor Max Thornberry and podcast editor Emerson Malone discuss the three biggest stories from week ten of winter term: The university faculty senate voted on Wednesday to rename and restructure the School of Architecture and Allied Arts to the “College …

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Idea Industry: Applying for internships and getting your start in the industry

It’s the dead of internship application season. On this episode of the Idea Industry series, Franziska Monahan and Emily Kalei talk about the internship application processes for journalism and advertising and offer a few tips on how to stand out from the crowd. This episode was produced by Franziska Monahan.

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Podcast: Oregon’s chances going into March Madness

The Madness has started. The bracket for the Men’s Basketball NCAA Tournament is out and Oregon is a No.3 seed. In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, Jack Butler, Gus Morris and Shawn Medow discuss what to expect from Oregon this March, how they can get to the Final …

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Podcast: Weekly news wrap-up: Trump takes action on Juliana v. United States, and student Duck Store shoplifting

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, news editor Max Thornberry and senior news reporter Andy Field discuss this week’s biggest stories: the Trump administration’s calls to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse a decision to move Juliana v. United to federal trial; there’ve been 15 cases of …

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Podcast: Mat and Dana discuss ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, arts and culture reporters Mathew Brock and Dana Alston discuss the newest installment from the Zelda series: “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.” This episode was produced by Emerson Malone.

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Podcast: Understanding President Schill’s budget plan

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, associate news editor Will Campbell breaks apart President Schill’s budget plan, which he presented to the Faculty Senate last week, and how it will affect non-tenured faculty members and the size of University of Oregon’s various schools. This episode was produced by …

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Podcast: Weekly wrap-up: Tuition spikes, GPA inflation and our interview with Mike Watt

In this weekly wrap-up, Associate News Editor Max Thornberry explains why everyone will be paying so much to attend the University of Oregon next year and talks about Will Campbell’s exploration of inflated grades. Test out the Emerald Grade Tracker here. Arts and Culture Editor Craig Wright recaps his interview …

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Podcast: Stacy Versus ‘Arrival’

Quick: go look up the Sanskrit word for “war” and its translation, then listen to the third episode of Stacy Versus! In this installment from the Emerald Podcast Network, it’s Stacy Versus “Arrival,” the 2016 film from director Denis Villeneuve. Emerald illustrator and designer Stacy Yurishcheva sits down with Emerald …

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Podcast: What to expect from today’s Board of Trustees Meeting

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, associate news editor Max Thornberry and podcast producer Emerson Malone outline what to expect during today’s Board of Trustees meeting. The proposed 10.6 percent tuition hike for next year, another round of non-tenure-track-faculty cuts, mandatory first-year residency for freshmen and an ASUO-led …

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Idea Industry: 84 Lumber and the bait and switch setting women back in corporate leadership

On this episode of the Emerald Podcast Network’s Idea Industry series, Franziska Monahan and Emily Kalei revisit 84 Lumber’s controversial Super Bowl advertisement and discuss the consequences of the “bait and switch” in the ad industry. Hear Franziska and Emily’s original conversation on Super Bowl ads here.

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Podcast: News Wrap-up: Dining hall workers lose their lunch, Senator Wyden sits down with the Emerald

In this weekly news wrap-up from the Emerald Podcast Network, we cover the biggest stories from Feb. 19-24. Senior News Reporter Andy Field explains the point system for dining halls and Associate News Editor Will Campbell sits down with Senator Ron Wyden. In a special look ahead at next week, …

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Podcast: Stacy Versus ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’

In this installment from the Emerald Podcast Network, it’s the second episode of Stacy Versus. This time, it’s Stacy Versus “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” Emerald illustrator and designer Stacy Yurishcheva sits down with Emerald podcast producer Emerson Malone to discuss the Harry Potter franchise, how the 2016 …

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Prince for a week: two Emerald writers take the purple plunge

On Sunday, Feb. 12, Prince’s discography was released on Spotify. Emerald Arts and Culture writers Sararosa Davies and Dana Alston took this opportunity to fully immerse themselves in Prince’s music by exclusively listening to The Purple One’s catalog. Here are their responses, with a podcast detailing their experiences during this …

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Podcast: News Wrap-up: Schill pauses protest policy, Bean Hall remodel and Breitbart runs ads for UO

In this weekly news wrap-up from the Emerald Podcast Network, we cover the biggest stories from Feb. 10-17. Associate news editor Max Thornberry recaps the state of a proposed protest policy, arts and culture writer Frankie Lewis assures us that Bean Hall has no relation to prisons — besides looking …

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Podcast: Oregon men’s basketball getting ready for postseason

In this episode of Emerald Podcast Network, sports writers Shawn Medow, Gus Morris and Jack Butler discuss the hot-topics of Oregon men’s basketball. They dissect the Ducks’ 3-point shooting and debate the postseason and what lies ahead for the team with multiple stars potentially not returning. You can follow them on …

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Idea Industry: Combined Culture

On this episode of the Emerald Podcast Network’s Idea Industry series, Emily Kalei welcomes back Chandler Carroll to talk about his work with the creative social-impact collective, Combined Culture. This episode was produced by Franziska Monahan.

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Podcast: Goodbye Club Penguin and how MMO games die

This time on the Emerald Podcast Network, Mathew Brock and Eric Schucht discuss the shutdown of the popular social MMO Club Penguin and the lifecycle of MMO games in general, particularly how they die out and why it hits so hard. You can read more about Club Penguin’s shutdown here. …

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Idea Industry: Emily’s top five Super Bowl ads

In this episode of the Emerald Podcast Network’s Idea Industry series, Emily Kalei and Franziska Monahan review their top five favorite Super Bowl ads, paying special attention to the controversial content of many of this year’s advertisements.

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Cowan: The tokenization of Ta-Nehisi Coates

When the University of Oregon selected Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between the World and Me for this year’s common reading book, there was a boiling optimism. A now-staple of contemporary literature, the book is being used in classrooms around the country to energize a discussion on a subject that Oregon has always …

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Idea Industry: Reset the Code with Chandler and Cameron

On this episode of the Idea Industry podcast, Emily Kalei sits down with Reset the Code developers Chandler Carroll and Cameron Kokes. They discuss the campaign’s origins, philosophy and execution, as well as its future and impact both on and off the University of Oregon campus.   This episode was …

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Podcast: What’s the deal with Deady Hall?

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, Max Thornberry and Franziska Monahan discuss the latest news on the denaming of Deady Hall. They touch on the history of Matthew Deady and his connection to the University of Oregon, the criteria used in making the decision to dename, or not, …

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Podcast: A Very Formal Discussion about Netflix’s ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’

Emerald writers Sararosa Davies, editor Carleigh Oeth and podcast producer Emerson Malone discuss the new Netflix series adaptation, A Series of Unfortunate Events. Spoilers for all episodes, as well as the books, ahead! This episode was produced by Emerson Malone.

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Podcast: Emerald Recommends songs for the rain

In this episode of Emerald Recommends from the Emerald Podcast Network, podcast editor Emerson Malone and music writer Sararosa Davies share the songs that they turn to when the rain won’t stop pouring. With everything from Ann Peebles to Vampire Weekend to Chopin, this podcast explores music that can help …

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Idea Industry: Do something about your branding, Taggart.

Idea Industry returns with Emily Kalei and Franziska Monahan discussing the advertising side of the UO Football rebrand. Hear our other episode on the rebranding here. This episode was produced by Franziska Monahan.

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Podcast: What should we make of the Nintendo Switch (part 2)

This time on the Emerald Podcast Network, Mathew Brock and Eric Schucht return to discuss the latest information on the Nintendo Switch gaming console straight from this year’s Nintendo Direct virtual conference Check out their initial discussion on the switch here. This episode was produced by Franziska Monahan.

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Podcast: Inauguration Conversation

Emerald opinion editor Alec Cowan and news reporter Andy Field discuss the inauguration of President Donald Trump, the Women’s March and other related protests. This episode was produced by Franziska Monahan.

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