I can’t speak for the entire race, or even the person standing next to me. I just know that when I hear African-American, I hear an attempt to reclaim something our people have never really had — the honor of knowing our motherland, and the privilege of knowing the entire freedoms of our current home.
In a world dominated by male fans, male reporters, male CEOs of sports agencies — all-male everything — a female athlete’s look can be the difference between unsung hero status and media superstar.
Women’s pole vault (final) 1:00 p.m. 1 Samantha Sonnenburg Unattached 2 Morgann Leleux Georgia 3 Kylie Hutson Nike 4 Angela Rummans Unattached 5 Vera Neuenswander Unattached 6 Lacy Janson Nike 7 Melissa Gergel Unattached 8 Allison Stokke Unattached 9 Megan Jamerson Unattached 10 Janice Keppler Unattached 11 Jennifer Suhr …
Former University President Richard Lariviere stopped on campus Thursday afternoon to have his official presidential portrait taken. Unlike previous presidents, Lariviere’s portrait will not be a painting — instead, Lariviere requested a photo with University students in the background.
Michael Gottfredson, executive vice-chancellor and provost of University of California, Irvine, is the finalist for the University president search.
“While the Court has discretionary jurisdiction to entertain both of these claim, pursuant to Elections Rule 6.4(b), it is the opinion of the Constitution Court that these matters are best left to the ASUO Elections Board for adjudication.”
In a competitive race, the Oregon Daily Emerald Board of Directors selected Design Editor Andy Rossback to be editor in chief for the 2012-2013 school year, citing Rossback’s vision and experience as reasons for the selection.
University environmental law professor Svitlana Kravchenko passed away on Friday, according to a press release from the University. She was 62.
University President Richard Lariviere sat down with the Emerald on Sept. 13 and talked about everything from the New Partnership Plan, justifying pay raises to Officers of Administration, all the way down to why he wears his signature fedora. This Q+A was edited for brevity.
Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy sat down with the Emerald to talk about the relationship between the Eugene community and University students and the future of the city.
The Oregon Daily Emerald’s new beer needs a name. Can you help? Oakshire Brewing of Eugene is brewing up a single-batch beer in collaboration with the Emerald this fall. The beer’s name is up to you, our readers. Post your ideas on our Facebook page. The beer will be a …
So as “Watch the Throne” blared from my office, I found myself surprised to hear something that felt … insignificant. Two of the most prominent musical figures in our generation’s memory made something that will most likely be forgotten by the time the school year starts next month.
Eight protestors ran stark naked through the Knight Library on Wednesday night in a demonstration intended to empower University students.
Carson Dining Hall has been complained about for years for their constant service of high-calorie, unhealthy food. Students finally responded with a food fight.
The day you’ve been waiting for since the first day of school is quickly approaching. You’re almost done — at least, for now. In case you don’t know what you are going to do in honor of your dawning freedom, here are 10 things you can do to let loose. …
One of the great blessings of possessing a smart phone is that you have the ability to turn any song you have on your iTunes into the jingle that goes off as your ringtone, notification alert, or alarm. One wrong choice can turn this blessing into a curse.
When I arrived at the University my freshman year, I was a bright-eyed kid who didn’t have a clue about college life or where I could make friends. The fact that I was off-campus and away from my dorm-dwelling peers didn’t help one bit.
The nostalgic butterflies are already hitting the air on the opinion desk. It’s time to put your whole 2010-11 school year into a nutshell. Here are the top 10 events of the school year. 1) September’s freshman riot 2) University students coming together to fund Japan tsunami relief 3) The …
State workers rally in Salem; diplomats rescued in Yemen; defeated school tax distracts from problem, and the end of an era.
It’s raining dogs A six-year-old poodle named May never thought it would mange to fly above ground. But after a bird snatched her from the ground, May was seeing more of the world than she cared for. May landed in a British Columbia property owner’s backyard last Thursday with deep …
An estimated 400 students and community members gathered Thursday night to participate in this Hindu celebration organized by the University’s chapter of Students of the Indian Subcontinent.