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Graduate Teaching Fellow hopes to debunk stereotypes through dance

Carolina Caballero Segura uses her body to solve [email protected]@http://dance.uoregon.edu/about/[email protected]@ Segura, a Graduate Teaching Fellow studying dance at the University of Oregon as a Fulbright Scholar from South America, developed an interest in social issues when studying for a degree in psychology at Javeriana University in Bogota, Colombia. Although she attributes …

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Tim Gleason prepares to depart as dean of School of Journalism and Communication

Tim Gleason’s proudest accomplishment as dean of the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication repeats itself every spring. “Every June, there’s nothing quite like shaking the hands of … students who walked across the stage at commencement,” he said. “That’s the moment that you really realize why we’re …

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ASL Club hopes to cultivate speaking, signing interaction at the UO

Nicholas [email protected]@[email protected]@ spells out his names with his fingers. He started doing it unconsciously in elementary school, when Hadley first learned American Sign Language to accommodate the needs of a deaf friend. Although the University of Oregon senior has since supplemented his language skills with fluent Spanish and French and passing German, …

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Freshman Zachary Herrera seeks to establish reputation for UO Forensics Team

When freshman Zachary [email protected]@[email protected]@ was considering potential colleges, he looked for three things: a business program, a marching band and a speech team. In the University of Oregon, Herrera thought that he had found the perfect combination of all three. However, after applying, enrolling and joining the University of Oregon Forensics …

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Free student tickets to see the Dalai Lama to be available March 5

Tickets to see the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet when he visits the University of Oregon will be available to students Tuesday, March 5. Tickets will be available at 10 a.m. and will continue until 5 p.m. on March 6, or until student tickets run out. Student tickets will be …

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Annette Buchanan Conard leaves behind legacy in protecting journalist rights

Buchanan’s case set the basis for Oregon’s shield law. She passed away at 67.

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Video: Steampunk Steve LaRiccia's interactive artwork

Steve LaRiccia creates interactive steampunk art in his home studio in Elmira, Oregon. He previously created art by manipulating Polaroid instant pictures into impressionistic art. He talks about his current and former art forms.

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Miss Oregon Nichole Mead to give speech at UO

University of Oregon alum and Newport native Nichole Mead, Miss Oregon 2012, will visit the UO on Feb. 14 and give a speech about scholarships from the Miss America Organization. The speech will take place at the Veterans Memorial Building on Willamette [email protected]@checked all [email protected]@ at noon. She’ll sign autographs at The Duck Store at 2 …

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