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Guest Column: Church Sucks: The writing on the wall

This piece reflects the views of the author, Anneliese Wahlman, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Unlike people, numbers don’t lie. With the rapid decline in weekend attendance, …

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Guest Viewpoint: A critical response to Schill

This piece reflects the views of the author, Chayne Thomas, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] “Strange it is that men should admit the validity of …

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Guest Column: Gay’s The Word: Celebrating LGBTQ identity and history all year long

This piece reflects the views of the author, Rachel Benner, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Even the air seemed to glitter on the second Sunday …

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Guest Viewpoint: All University of Oregon employees deserve a discrimination free workplace

This piece reflects the views of the author, Lois Yoshishige, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] No employee should have to face racism, sexism, nepotism or …

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Guest viewpoint: The dichotomy of tenure and non-tenure faculty

This piece reflects the views of the author, senior instructor Randy Sullivan, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] I have been reading in President Michael …

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Guest Viewpoint: An open letter to Hillary Clinton supporters

This piece reflects the views of the author, Kevin Stevens, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Dear Hillary Clinton supporters, I am not ideologically conservative, …

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Guest Viewpoint: Thank you, Alex Tizon

This piece reflects the views of the author, Karina Michelle, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] I almost dropped out of college my senior year. …

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Guest Viewpoint: A letter from an Oregon alumni to the Board of Trustees

This piece reflects the views of the author, alumni Shahbaz Yusuf, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected]   To: UO Board of Trustees Chuck Lillis …

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Guest Viewpoint: Students to legislators: We may drown in debt

This piece reflects the views of the authors, Natalie Fisher and Andrew Dunn of ASUO executive, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] A response to …

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Guest Viewpoint: Creating dialogue on assault in sports

This piece reflects the views of the author, Ryan Mishap, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] As an Oregon football fan, one of the things …

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Sundberg: U.S. needs a more involved foreign policy

By Mateo Sundberg Peace, stability and prosperity. Those are words that describe the ideal world that we the people, people of every nation, strive to achieve. The difficult question is how we achieve, sustain and spread these ideals to every corner of the earth. Multiple attempts have been made to …

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Guest Viewpoint: Proposing a shift in sexual assault policy

This piece reflects the views of the author, Travis Evans, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Over the past two years, I have been on …

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Sundberg: Universities must diversify their ideas

By Mateo Sundberg Over one year ago, the Black Student Task Force released a list of twelve demands for the University of Oregon administration to address campus issues surrounding diversity and tolerance. One of the demands, demand number six, was a request for the University of Oregon to commit to …

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Guest Viewpoint: UO must cease from symbolically supporting slavery and DENAME Deady Hall

This piece reflects the views of the author, the University of Oregon Black Student Task Force, and not those of Emerald Media Group. There is a big difference between erasing history and continuing to foster a relationship with white supremacy. The University of Oregon’s noble verdict to dename Dunn yet …

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Eugene police body cameras to bring transparency, added costs

By Jordan Ingram The Eugene Police Department will receive $250,000 in city funds to match a federal grant to expand its body camera program as part of the City Council’s June 27 approved budget. But the EPD faces myriad fiscal challenges with a growing video monitoring system, according to department …

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Guest viewpoint: ASUO Executive year in review

This piece reflects the views of the authors, the 2015-2016 ASUO Executive, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Thank you to all students who have …

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Guest viewpoint: The hidden harm of required reporting at the university

This piece reflects the views of the author, Jennifer Gómez, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] It seems like a simple matter. An undergraduate student …

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Guest viewpoint: Required reporting at UO undermines autonomy, academic freedom and equality

This piece reflects the views of the author, Survivor Autonomy, an anonymous UO graduate student, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] As a victim of …

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Guest viewpoint: Ratifying the Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty

It’s up to grassroots organizations to convince Congress the importance of the treaty.

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Guest viewpoint: North Carolina might be onto something

This piece reflects the views of the author, Patrick Westerberg, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Okay, let me see if I understand this issue. …

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Guest viewpoint: There is no such thing as harmless discrimination

This piece reflects the views of the author, Shawn Olfman, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Every type of discrimination weakens and divides society. Those …

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Guest viewpoint: The new political revolution

This piece reflects the views of the author, Patrick Westerbeg, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] November 4th, 2008 – We have elected the first …

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Guest viewpoint: Why Safe Ride and Designated Driver Shuttle should not be merged

This piece reflects the views of the authors and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Elections always serve as a time for new ideas to form …

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Guest viewpoint: Why I choose to run with One Oregon

This piece reflects the views of the author, Alexander Reasoner, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It was originally submitted to members of the Emerald staff on April 10. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or …

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Guest viewpoint: Duck Squad will elevate student voices

This piece reflects the views of the authors, Helena Schlegel and Claire Johnson, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Fellow Ducks, As the president and vice president of …

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Guest viewpoint: Where are One Oregon’s campaign funds coming from?

This piece reflects the views of the author, ASUO Senator Max Burns, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar, style and clarity. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] To my fellow students of the …

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Guest Viewpoint: ASUO senate should have prioritized restoring 79x bus hours

This is not to disparage the students on campus who work with OSPIRG. I share many of their values, love of organizing and passions. However, those of you who live in Chase, Ducks and the other apartments in that area won’t notice the increases in OSPIRG’s funding, but I know …

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Guest viewpoint: Student voice on proposed tuition proposal is “non-negotiable”

This piece reflects the views of the author and not those of Emerald Media Group. It was originally submitted by ASUO President Helena Schlegel to members of the Emerald staff on Feb. 3. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style.  Send your columns or submissions about our content …

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