ColumnsGrad GuideOpinionSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2016: Eugene breweries you can’t miss

With the Pacific Northwest being full of breweries and gastropubs, there is always an interesting craft beer to try. Here’s a list of the best microbrews that are currently on tap here in Eugene. Ninkasi Brewing Company – Take a tour of the brewery and see the work that goes …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideNewsSpecial Sections

Here’s a big schedule of all UO department commencement ceremonies

The University Graduation Ceremony will be held on Monday, June 13 at 9 a.m. in Matthew Knight Arena. Doors will open for guest seating at 7:30. The following list is the schedule of school, college and department ceremonies.

READ MORE →
Arts & CultureGrad GuideMultimediaPhoto

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 …

READ MORE →
Grad GuidePhoto

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 …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideNews

Graduation 2015: Ducks and well-wishers reflect on Sunday’s festivities (Storify)

Twitter and Instagram were abuzz with all sorts of good feelings on Sunday for the University of Oregon’s class of 2015.






READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: Bars to take Mom and Dad that are just off campus

There’s no denying the charm in lounging on the patio at Taylor’s, sharing a pitcher of beer and an order of mozzarella sticks as the spring sun punishes freshmen who came to Oregon believing the lie that it rains nine months out of the year. But bars on 13th Avenue …

READ MORE →
ColumnsGrad GuideOpinionSpecial Sections

Grad guide 2015: A senior’s farewell to Oregon

I began college like most other students. Intimidated, not super excited about living in Bean and with absolutely no idea what I was going to do with my life. Enter in Math 111. My first college course. It was in Deady, in a chair nailed to the floor with a …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: Notable alumni

Ty Burrell A native Oregonian and known to many as Phil Dunphy on ABC’s Modern Family. Post-grad life for UO alum Burrell primarily consisted of acting success. After dabbling in theater (Oregon Shakespeare Festival) as well as film and TV, Burrell landed his role on the Emmy winning series Modern Family where his …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: The great gift

Most of us start college with no idea what we’d like to spend our time doing once we get out. Many of us leave under the same train of thought. You can take as many Scandinavian film and juggling classes as you want, but they all end up falling in …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: This is everything you will miss about college life

After four years of the quarter system, life can seem a little drab. Graduating is the perfect way to spice up your schedule and put a little oomph in your routine. But eventually you’ll come to miss all the good times little ol’ Eugene had to offer. Sitting on the porch at Taylor’s, …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: This is everything you won’t miss about college life

Graduation is a time of reflection. It’s when you take one last longing look at the University of Oregon campus and remember all of the good times. But you know what? It wasn’t all late-night Taco Bell runs and all-nighters fueled by Dutch Freezes and Red Bull. This is the …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: Places to take your last bite in Eugene

There are only a few short weeks left in the beautiful land of Eugene. We’re all thinking about what we’re going to miss most. Our beautiful campus, the incredible hiking views, how close the bars are to campus, the food… especially the food. Eugene has some amazing restaurants. It’s home …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: So you’re graduating, now here’s what to do with your life

Let’s get existential (and probably a bit too literal with some clichés). You’re graduating, but there is no moment of clarity. You may know what you’re doing next year or you may not. One thing’s for sure: Some seem to be always right, landing the perfect job. The stars are …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

What to tell all those relatives who ask what your plans are after graduation

For all you upcoming graduates who aren’t prepared for the amount of times your mom’s friends from high school and annoying uncles are going to ask you what your post-grad plans are–the Emerald staff has put together a list of possible answers that are sure to prevent you from ever …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: What you can’t do now that you’re graduating

Congratulations to each and every one of the graduating class of 2015. Graduating from college is an extraordinary accomplishment. Now, you must enter the, “real world,” whatever that means. And it is my job to help with that transition from college student to responsible real world adult. No one else …

READ MORE →
Grad GuideSpecial Sections

Grad Guide 2015: Graduation schedule

The University Graduation Ceremony will be held on Monday, June 15 at 9 a.m. in Matthew Knight Arena. The following list is the schedule of school, college and department ceremonies. Sunday, June 14 CMAE: 9 a.m., EMU Ballroom General Sciences: 12 p.m., Willamette Hall Atrium Conflict Resolution: 1 p.m., Knight Law Center Commons PPPM: 1 p.m., Hendricks …

READ MORE →