The Eugene Springfield Fire Department has deployed seven vehicles to the intersection of 13th Avenue and Kincaid Street at 1:18pm in response to reports of a building fire. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)
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Eugene Springfield Fire responds to structural fire next to Taylor’s

The Eugene Springfield Fire Department has deployed seven vehicles to the intersection of 13th Avenue and Kincaid Street at 1:18pm in response to reports of a building fire. Battalion chief of Eugene and Springfield fire, Jeff Kronser, said a small second floor fire above Noodle Head has been completely extinguished. …

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ASUO candidates will be campaigning at booths on 13th and university streets until Friday, April 3 when voting closes. (Taylor Wilder/Emerald)
ASUONews

New memes running for ASUO president

ASUO campaigns are everywhere these days. Campaigners are on the streets, flyers are up around campus and every campaign has a social media presence. We Are Oregon, Ducks F.I.R.S.T. and UO Forward all have Facebook pages but recently some new ‘campaigns’ may have sprung up on your timeline. Two rival …

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The UO is looking to hire an assistant vice president of campus sexual assault. (Taylor Wilder/Emerald)
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UO hiring an assistant vice president for campus sexual assault

University of Oregon is looking to hire an assistant vice president for campus sexual assault.

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The ongoing construction on the Erb Memorial Union is supposed to last until Fall of 2016. (Taylor Wilder/Emerald)
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Heat off in the EMU for the next two weeks

The heat in the EMU will be off for the next two weeks from Wednesday because of the construction, according to Erb Memorial Union administration. This is a result of the ongoing EMU construction that will result in a new wing of the EMU and has shut down two coffee …

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CrimeNews

Former UO instructor falsely accuses EPD officer of sexual assault

Deborah Frisch, a former instructor at the University of Oregon, was convicted on Monday of falsely accusing a Eugene police officer of sexually assaulting her. Frisch was first arrested on stalking charges on Feb. 19, according to The Register-Guard. After her arrest, Frisch told authorities she was sexually assaulted by a …

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Governor Kate Brown released a PSA to UO students about the importance of getting a meningitis vaccine. Photo by Scott Greenstone.
NewsPolitics

Q&A: Kate Brown releases PSA to UO regarding meningitis vaccine

Salem lent its hand to the University of Oregon’s meningitis vaccine campaign. This week, Oregon Governor Kate Brown released a public service announcement directed at the UO. In the video, Brown encouraged the student body to get vaccinated and throws up an “O” at the end. Brown’s office invited the Emerald …

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This stone tool could push back the date which we believe humans first arrived on the continent. (Photo courtesy of Pat O'Grady)
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15,000 year old stone tool found by UO archological field school

The stone, which could have been used as various tools, could push back the date of when human first arrived in North America.

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CrimeNews

Two sexual assaults reported over spring break: campus crime wrap-up

Crimes happening over spring break at the University of Oregon include sexual assault and trespassing.

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“I will say that it has to do with the initial first year, I do think that the school would benefit a lot, and honestly schools around the nation would benefit a lot, in changing their language requirement to a cultural requirement.” said David Colón, a senior from Puerto Rico. (Taylor Wilder/Emerald)
AdministrationNews

UO works to increase diversity after recruiting the most diverse incoming class yet

After welcoming its most racially and ethnically diverse class this fall, the UO hopes to continue increasing the diversity of its faculty and student body.

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After 46 Republican senators penned a letter rejecting a deal and sent it to Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, the Obama administration feared it would lose its mediatory clout. (Creative Commons Archive)
NewsPolitics

Dismantling the potential nuclear deal with Iran

Here’s a breakdown of the events surrounding the possible nuclear deal with Iran.

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