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Q&A with Mohsen Manesh on new Portland Law Program

Mohsen Manesh gives insight on what to expect for the new Portland Law program. This gives an advantage for 3rd year law students to get professional real-world experience in their last year.

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Social Media reacts to NCAA basketball Tournament ‘Selection Sunday’

After selection Sunday, social media weighs in on their reactions to the 2015 NCAA basketball tournament bracket.

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Campus crime wrap-up, week 10

The campus crime wrap-up for Dead Week shows nineteen crimes with one day in particular having seven crimes recorded.

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Oregon baseball falls to Cal in first Pac-12 contest

The Golden Bears welcomed the No. 8 Ducks to Evans Diamond with a .318 team batting average on the season. In game one of the series, Cal’s batting average wasn’t quite that high, but their nine hits and two home runs were plenty to best the Ducks 9-3. Oregon starter …

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New Motor Voter bill enables automatic voter registration

On March 6, House Bill 2177, known as the New Motor Voter bill, passed legislation and is now  awaiting Governor Kate Brown’s signature. When the bill was originally introduced on Jan. 12, Brown, in her former position as Secretary of State sponsored the bill. The New Motor Voter is designed …

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ASUO Senate live updates

Live coverage of the March 6 ASUO Senate meeting.     Live Blog ASUO Senate March 4         Agenda

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Petition against UO’s counterclaim in recent sexual assault litigation

UPDATE: University of Oregon spokeswoman Julie Brown responded to the petition.  Over 1,500 people signed a petition created Feb. 21, calling for an end to the counterclaim filed by the University of Oregon in its legal response to a lawsuit filed by the survivor of an alleged sexual assault last spring. The petition, created on Change.org …

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Students rally for awareness of divestment of fossil fuels

At 3:00 p.m on Friday Feb. 3, the Divest UO Campaign, in association with the student group Climate Justice League and 350 Eugene,  held a rally outside of Johnson Hall. The rally called on the University of Oregon Interim President Scott Coltrane to support students and faculty on agreeing to sell …

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Running out of business, local property manager missing with money

The Register-Guard has reported that Terry Shockley, the owner of Eugene Rentals/TS Property Management, is now missing with an unknown amount of money. Shockley’s disappearance comes after the Lane County Circuit Court wanted to revoke his license due to Eugene Rental’s cash shortage in its trust accounts. The company has since announced it is going …

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UO’s Free & For Sale Facebook Page is a treasure trove of oddities

By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank The Facebook page Free & For Sale is a great resource for students looking to sell or give away textbooks, iClickers (seriously, so many iClickers) and the other random items that can only be acquired by college students who move every 9-12 months. While the page is …

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UO health official confirmed third case of Neisseria meningococcemia

The third University of Oregon student has been diagnosed with Neisseria meningococcemia. The university has sent out a campus alert via email to the student body notifying the case, but refuse to share the patient’s identity. All three students with Neisseria meningococcemia have or are undergoing treatment. It is unclear …

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Drop in drug violations, campus crime wrap-up, week 5

  Since many students had midterms this week, it is not surprising that there were fewer drug violations than usual. The UOPD recorded nine alcohol law violations this week, and only six cases of illegal drug activity, on the University of Oregon Police Department’s crime log. Liquor violations: 9 Drug violations: …

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Wipe away your dry skin with these tips

Got winter skin? Here are some DIY skin care recipes (straight from your kitchen) to keep your skin looking fresh.

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Unexplained post shows up on Ducks Like You Facebook page

A controversial post appeared on the Ducks Like You Facebook page Friday morning. The post, which was shared on the page at around 8 a.m., read, “I quit have fun learning to continue being assholes to God to his face lmao.” It is not yet clear who is responsible for the …

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UO releases emergency training videos to campus community

Emergency Management and Continuity, the University of Oregon Police Department and the Counseling and Testing Center recently released training videos to staff, faculty and students in an effort to increase awarenes of how to respond to violent situations. The Violence Prevention and Active Shooter Training videos explain warning signs of violence, resources …

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Student pepper-sprayed man during strong-armed robbery, UOPD reports

A female UO student was robbed in a parking lot of the Spencer View Apartments last night, between 6:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. A campus crime alert email notified campus of the incident today at noon. The suspect approached the student and stole her bags. The woman then sprayed the …

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Harbaugh dumps 100-year-old University of Oregon records on UO Matters blog

Today a University of Oregon economics professor Bill Harbaugh posted on UO Matters that he is dumping the content of the confidential president archives online. The archives posted are from 1878. Bill Harbaugh is the person who received the 22,000 pages of current records. “I’m posting it all despite the …

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Inside Chapman Hall: The pros and cons of the Clark Honors College

Emily Friedenberg and Hazel Lallemand are both sophomores in the School of Architecture and Allied Arts who came to the University of Oregon as Clark Honors College students. Friedenberg, who has applied to become a product design major, was attracted to the small class sizes and liberal arts education that the Honors …

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Track and Field: Skipper sets school record at UW Invitational

Greg Skipper broke a school record with a weight throw of 70-10.50 (21.60 m), winning the event on the first day of the UW Invitational on Friday. Skipper bested Brian Rochotte’s previous school record, a throw of 68-0.25 (20.73m) in 2007. His mark ranks fifth in the NCAA this season. …

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ASUO Senate live coverage

Live coverage of the ASUO Senate Live Blog ASUO Senate: Jan. 28           Agenda

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FCC to vote on net neutrality next month

University of Oregon professor says there is no easy answer for the debate over net neutrality.

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Oregon football's Sam Kamp leaving program

Oregon defensive lineman Sam Kamp is graduating from the University of Oregon in the spring and leaving the program, the redshirt junior announced on his Instagram account Tuesday afternoon. Kamp said the 2014-2015 Oregon football season was “an unforgettable finish to my athletic career” in the caption. “I’ll graduate this …

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'The Bachelor' week 4 recap: Bidding adieu to Ashley S. and Jillian's booty, too

We approached week 4 at full speed ahead as many surprises were unloaded on to the ladies, including a camping trip and a drop-by at the mansion from Chris’s three sisters to pick one lucky woman to spend an enchanting evening with Chris. Cue Disney Cinderella plug. Well played ABC, …

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Oregon men's tennis tallies a loss and a win in North Carolina

The Oregon men’s tennis team (4-1) suffered their first loss of the season on the road against No. 7 North Carolina on Friday, falling 4-0 to the Tar Heels. Despite the loss at the start of the weekend, the Ducks were able to regroup and shut out No. 36 Alabama …

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ASUO Senate live blog

Follow Kaylee Tornay’s live-blog of ASUO Senate meeting, tonight at 7p.m. in the EMU Walnut room. Check out tonight’s agenda and stay tuned for a recap. Tweets by @ka_tornay

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Cameron Huber, UO Student and Creators of Bull and Stash profile

Cameron Huber, a University of Oregon student and the founder of Bull and Stash, uses Kickstarter to see his idea for the perfect pocket journal become reality. Huber came up with the idea when he read that if you wrote down all of your expenses in a journal it would keep you …

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