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Podcast: Anti-Trump protests, BSU rallies, Taylor’s credit card fraud

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, news editor Noah McGraw and news reporter Andy Field discuss the recent flurry of anti-Trump protests, a one year update on the UO Black Student Task Force’s demands and whether Taylor’s is charging your credit card more than it should. Listen to the …

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Podcast: U.S. Soccer, EPL, MLS Cup Playoffs

In this episode from the  Emerald Podcast Network, sports writer Shawn Medow and news writer Will Campbell discuss U.S. Soccer and the potential firing of manager Jurgen Klinsmann, the upcoming fixture between Manchester United and Arsenal and the remainder of the 2016 MLS Cup playoffs. Listen to the episode below. Subscribe …

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The Idea Industry: How Nike took the Olympics

Emily Garcia and Zach Moss talk about how Nike because the unofficial-official sponser of the Olympics.

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Podcast: What should we make of the Nintendo Switch?

In this installment from the Emerald Podcast Network, writers Eric Schucht and Mathew Brock discuss the forthcoming gaming system Nintendo Switch. Listen to the episode below. Subscribe to Emerald podcasts on iTunes here.

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Podcast: Emerald Recommends songs to help you process the election results

Note: There is explicit language in this podcast and post. In honor of the 2016 election results, this installment of Emerald Recommends looks to songs about rage and politics. Emerald staffers Craig Wright, Sararosa Davies and Emerson Malone discuss the response on campus and the difference between hope and rage in music, from …

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Podcast: What is the ASUO?

In this installment from the Emerald Podcast Network, Emerald reporters Connor Kwiecien and Miguel Sanchez-Rutledge talk about why you should be invested in the ASUO (the Associated Students of the University of Oregon), as well as how to find and attend the ASUO meetings. Listen to the episode via SoundCloud …

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Podcast: Where did they go: the story of the Sanders’ survivors

Alec Cowan takes a look at the Bernie Sanders phenomenon and the aftermath of the primary election to find out where the Bernie Sanders supporters have gone and what they’ve been up to.

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Podcast: Sexual objectification in advertising

In the second episode of the Emerald Podcast Network’s series on the advertising industry, Zach Moss and Emily Garcia explore the topic of sexual objectification of men and women in advertising.

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Podcast: Why video game adaptations don’t always work

In this episode from the Emerald Podcast Network, writers Dana Alston and Mathew Brock discuss Warcraft, the forthcoming Assassin’s Creed adaptation, and consider why film adaptations of video games don’t always make a lot of sense. Subscribe to Emerald podcasts on iTunes or listen to the podcast below:

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Podcast: Pokémon Sun and Moon

  Emerald arts and culture associate editor Mat Brock and videographer Eric Schucht share their thoughts on the upcoming Pokémon game, “Pokémon Sun and Moon.”

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Podcast: Emerald Recommends classic horror films

In this episode of Emerald Recommends from the Emerald Podcast Network, Emerald writers Dana Alston and Patience Greene join editors Craig Wright and Emerson Malone to celebrate the Halloween season by discussing their favorite horror films. Highlights include Ridley Scott’s Alien (1979), John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978), Danny Boyle’s 28 Days …

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Podcast: Emerald Recommends Music To Study By

In this episode of Emerald Recommends from the Emerald Podcast Network, Frankie Kerner and Nathan Stevens join Emerald staff Sararosa Davies and Emerson Malone to discuss the best songs to study to during midterm week. Listen to the podcast and check out the Spotify playlist below. Featured songs include: “Angelina” …

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Sexual objectification, Chick Fil-A and moral code: How the ad world is changing

Emerald opinion editor Zach Moss and senior designer Emily Garcia discuss the moral code and changing world of advertising.

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Political podcast: Terrorism talk

Emerald political columnists Zach Moss and Alec Cowan discuss Reza Aslan’s recent visit to the University of Oregon, terrorism and Donald Trump.

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This Oregon Life: Exploring the world of imaginary friends

  In the term’s first episode of This Oregon Life, co-hosts Franziska Monahan and Emerson Malone investigate the world of imaginary companions and the children who create them. This episode will also be broadcast on KWVA tonight (Thursday, Oct. 13) at 7:30. Tune in to 88.1 FM to listen.

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Podcast: The “Locker Room Talk” Edition

In this installment from the Emerald Podcast Network, Emerald political columnists Alec Cowan and Zach Moss discuss the second presidential debate and the recent leak of recordings from Donald Trump’s hot mic (during which he shared his lewd remarks about the perks of his celebrity stature), as well as how …

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Podcast: Measure 97 and the Oregon gubernatorial election

This week on the Emerald Podcast Network, city politics news reporter Andrew Field discusses the 2016 Oregon governor election with UO students Amy Schenk and Thomas Tullis, including the Oct. 6 debate and Measure 97. Last Thursday, incumbent Democratic Governor Kate Brown and Republican and Independent candidates Bud Pierce and …

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The cost of coursework: textbook prices rise as Ducks arrive

When University of Oregon sophomore Sara Bass reached for the textbook Essential Clinical Anatomy at the UO Duck Store on the first Monday of classes, the $89.69 price tag didn’t faze her. She knew her books would be expensive, but she viewed them as “a necessary evil.” Bass is not …

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Cowan: Recent debate is full of controversy and fact checking

Republican nominee Donald Trump stared glumly into the camera and flatly dropped the word like he had so many times before. “Wrong,” he said in a monotone Queens accent. His opponent, Hillary Clinton, pressed onward, smiling slightly at the interjection but appearing unscathed. At times both candidates took moments to …

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Podcast: Gaming Week in Review – Electronic Entertainment Expo preview

Chris and Matthew stall from their Dead Week responsibilities to gaze into the future. Peek at their previews for the upcoming Electronic Entertainment Expo.

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ASUO Podcast: A chat with Quinn Haaga

ASUO reporter Tran Nguyen sits down with newly inducted ASUO President Quinn Haaga to talk about her background, her experience with ASUO and what she has in plan for the ASUO’s future.

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Podcast: Gaming Week in Review – Console leaks and PAC 12 recognizing eSports

In this week’s Gaming Week in Review Podcast, Christopher Berg and Mathew Brock discuss recent leaks concerning Microsoft’s plans for the new Xbox One model. They also share their thoughts on the possibility of PAC 12 including eSports in the future.

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Podcast: Gaming Week in Review – Disney Infinity and Pokemon

In this week’s Gaming Week In Review, Christopher Berg and Matthew Brock cover the untimely ends for Disney Infinity and Project Spark. Before long, they break down the new generation of YouTube celebrities, and the many complexities of Pokemon starters.

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Podcast: Potty politics

Emerald political columnists Zach Moss and Alec Cowan discuss recent events regarding transgender rights, including North Carolina’s anti-trans bathroom bill, as well as the University of Oregon’s LGBT friendliness ranking.

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Podcast: Gaming Week in Review – The Future of Shooters

In the first podcast edition of the Gaming Week in Review, Daily Emerald A&C writers Matthew Brock and Chris Berg come together to discuss the beta of Blizzard’s new first-person shooter, Overwatch. They also touch on two other upcoming gun fiestas, from opposite ends of history – Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare …

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Podcast: Trump’s Eugene visit

Emerald political columnists Zach Moss and Alec Cowan share their thoughts on Donald J. Drumpf’s recent rally in Eugene.

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ASUO Podcast: ASUO Senate, Safe Ride and DDS and the ASUO Street Faire

In the inaugural episode of the ASUO Podcast, the Emerald’s ASUO reporter Tran Nguyen and podcast editor Franziska Monahan discuss the ASUO senate, the anticipated DDS and Safe Ride website and the upcoming spring Street Faire.

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Podcast: the April 26 Primary

Emerald political columnists Zach Moss and Alec Cowan discuss the April 26 primary and their thoughts on what lies ahead for the candidates.

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Podcast: The folky camp of Lumineers’ album Cleopatra and remembering Prince

Emerald writers Emerson Malone, Craig Wright, Daniel Bromfield and guest contributor Alec Topkis review The Lumineers’ latest album Cleopatra and reflect on the life and career of legendary music icon Prince.

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Podcast: Spoiler culture

Emerald writers Christopher Berg and Mathew Brock tackle the issue of spoiler culture in cinema and video games.  

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