GolfSports

Oregon men’s golf’s Hurly Long is ready for the next big stage

If Tiger Woods started at age 2, then Hurly Long might have a leg up on him. Long is the newest international addition to the Oregon men’s golf team and has been swinging the clubs since he was just 18 months old. Raised in St. Leon-Rot, Germany, Long has been a star in …

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Arts & CultureNightlife

University of Oregon welcomes freshmen with annual ‘Week of Welcome’

After freshmen have finished unpacking their last boxes and saying their final goodbyes to their parents, they can jump right into experiencing college life. University of Oregon Housing has arranged a weekend full of events for incoming students to enjoy. Thursday: Ducks N2 the Rec From 9 p.m. until midnight tonight, …

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MultimediaVideo

Video: Ducks reveal their sexy secrets

Matt Ehrlich has his way with people. Watch as UO students put out their sultry sex stories. Follow Will Cuddy on Twitter @cuddycancutit

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NewsPolitics

Freshman voting groups created to be helpful but could be too influential

Hannah Golden | Freelance reporter Clusters of freshman crowd the carpeted dorm hallways. Ballot measure booklets and boxes of Cheez-Its are strewn across the way. This has become an increasingly common sight as first-time voters on campus are making an effort to fulfill their patriotic duties. First-time voter and University …

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Special Sections

How to spot a freshman on campus

Freshmen have finally replaced the seats of the now-sophomores and we can see them everywhere. They’re flooding the streets with marauding groups of lanyard-swinging senses of entitlement. Fresh out of high school, these are… The Freshmen.

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Opinion

Brown: A guy’s beer says a lot about him

You walk into a party late Friday night, and your flaky drunk friend immediately ditches you for some suspect-looking hipsters in the corner. You’re alone, you’re thirsty and you don’t know anyone. Do you turn around and head home to watch a “Man v. Food” marathon by yourself and cry into a bowl of cookie dough? Hell no! That’s your Thursday night routine, remember? This is the weekend, and you need to make some friends.

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Opinion

Andersen: University of Oregon's academic standards are movin' on up

Remember, the GPA requirement to get guaranteed admission to the school was a 3.0. The next year’s class needed a 3.25 GPA for the same luxury, followed by a 3.4 for the class of 2011. Next year, students won’t have the same chance we did. The guaranteed admission is over, starting with the class of 2016 (incoming freshmen).

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Opinion

Top 10 reasons we wish we were still freshmen

Here’s the top ten reasons we wish we were still new and green.

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News

University Convocation marks new year with renewed enthusiasm

Ominous gray clouds loomed overhead as nearly 1,200 community residents and fraternity and sorority members formed two parallel lines to create a man-made human walkway that led from the main entrance of Matthew Knight Arena to the intersection of Franklin Boulevard and Villard Street.

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