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Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump rallies energize and polarize Lane County

Troy Shinn, Tran Nguyen, Max Thornberry, Noah McGraw and Raquel Ortega also contributed to this report. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders certainly have a few well-documented differences — including the reactions each of them provoked upon arrival in Lane County. Thousands of Oregon residents flocked …

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Video: Donald Trump presidential rally recap

Donald Trump visited Eugene on Friday at the Lane County Events Center. Here is a video recap of the protests and rally.

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Guardians of the Graves: The people working between the graves in Eugene Pioneer Cemetery

For some students, it’s a popular place to run. Some simply ignore it. But the 16.5-acre Eugene Pioneer Cemetery, established in 1873, remains in large part a mystery to the students who walk through it. But to a small group of men and women with deep roots in the Eugene …

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How ASUO is spending your $16 million

Every term, you pay $223.75 to the incidental fee, which funds the University of Oregon’s student government. It decides how to use that money to fund student groups, child care for students, SafeRide and more. ASUO Senate approved its $16 million incidental fee budget on Feb. 17. ASUO is raising the …

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Video: SOJC kicks off its centennial celebration

The UO’s School of Journalism and Communications hosted a 100 year kick-off party, with food and drinks. The party celebrated the past, present, and future of Journalism. Tons of alumni and current students filled Allen Hall’s rooms to socialize and network.

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Video: Thanksgiving Meal fit for a College Student

How to celebrate Thanksgiving as a College Student: Ingredients: Stuffing Spread a spoonful of butter over a pan. Rip three pieces of white bread into pieces and pour into the pan. Pour in one tablespoon of onion. Pour in a generous pinch of vegetable seasoning. Pour in three tablespoons of …

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Video: Ducks & Beavers on Civil War Game Predictions

Only 50 Miles north of Eugene is a a small town named Corvallis home of the Oregon State Beavers. In this special edition of “Ducks on”, we included Beavers, students of OSU; to get their insight to the big rivalry game this Friday.

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Video: The only way to celebrate National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day

Today – Wednesday, October 21 – is National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day. What better way to celebrate than to actually make pumpkin cheesecakes? You’ll find the recipe below. Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes (Makes up to 24 mini cheesecakes) Ingredients: Crust: About 8 or 9 graham crackers ½ cup of butter Cheesecake: 2 …

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Video: UO Sorority Bid Day 2015

Laughter and loud music filled the EMU amphitheater as hundreds of girls wait to open their bids to become new UO Sorority members. Follow Raquel Ortega on Twitter.

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Video: Freshman move-in day with UO President Michael H. Schill

Through all of the move-in day traffic, University of Oregon President Michael Schill introduces himself to new students and their families. Schill talks about the freshman experience while helping a young freshman move into her dorm room.

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Video: Emerald staff does a blind taste test of campus area pizza

To help settle the debate for the best go-to pizza places near the University of Oregon campus, we brought six different pizzas to the Emerald office during one of our weekly staff meetings to have a blind taste test. Featured (in order of appearance): – Jamie Perry, Multimedia Producer – …

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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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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: 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: Spring fashion trends found on campus

Sunglasses, shorts and skirts! Escaping thick sweaters and long rain boots of winter, University of Oregon students talk about their go-to spring fashion advice, trends and styles on a sunny day in Eugene.

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Small Business Saturday: Area 51/50 Clothing

With his vintage fashion skills, Loren Hill started his business from a small pop up shop into a storefront offering eclectic attire and trinkets. His inspiration for the shop has stemmed from the arts, culture and the community of Eugene. Hill stocks his shop weekly with a wide variety of styles …

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