Cost of electric bills expected to increase due to record temperature lows

Blistering winds and avid snowfall surprised University of Oregon students not only with a white wonderland, but trailed behind with surprises in their monthly electric bills as well. UO junior Marie Kempf’s electric bill increased by $30 for the month of December in her campus apartment, located on 19th Avenue …


Kirk: The five biggest differences since leaving home

Over the weekend, I discovered five major differences between living at home and living on my own. Officially, I’ve lived on my own for over a week, and I’m starting to get the hang of it — I think. You heard right, folks; I’m a rookie to the University and living on my own.