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An agent of change: Grad student Ali Lau fights for equity and inclusion for underrepresented students in the College of Design

The Emerald asked the University of Oregon community to nominate outstanding women to celebrate as part of Women’s History Month. Our newsroom chose one woman to honor from a pool of nominees who are making a significant impact at UO with their integrity, courage, innovation, creativity, spirit, smarts, leadership, hard …

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GolfSports

Women’s golf ends fall season with 10th-place finish in Pac-12 Preview

Oregon women’s golf wrapped up its Fall season with a 10th-place finish at the Pac-12 Preview at Nanea Golf Club in Kailua Kona, Hawaii Tuesday afternoon. The Ducks finished at 28-over par (612) after two rounds, but the third and final round on Tuesday was canceled due to rain and …

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Softball

Oregon softball: Ducks sweep second day of Pepsi Rainbow Wahine Classic in vastly different ways

Oregon’s winning streak reached seven games on Friday, made possible because of some pitching heroics from Cheridan Hawkins and an unprecedented offensive explosion in one inning. After opening up the second round of the classic with a 1-0 victor over James Madison and pitcher Jailyn Ford, the Ducks rallied with …

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Softball

Oregon softball: Ducks improve to 2-0 in Pepsi Rainbow Wahine Classic with 5-1 win over Valparaiso

Led by their first three batters in the lineup, the Oregon softball team defeated Valparaiso 5-1 in the second round of the Pepsi Rainbow Wahine Classic to improve to 20-2 on the season. Head coach Mike White mixed up the lineup and put Janie Takeda, the usual leadoff batter, third …

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Softball

Oregon softball: Traveling across the country has its ups and downs for the Ducks

Any time a team plays back-to-back weekends on the road it can be rough. For Oregon softball, playing back-to-back weekends and traveling across the country to find nice weather is just part of the routine. “A lot of the traveling has to do with weather and it’s hard to schedule …

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Softball

Oregon softball: Ducks survive BYU to win first game of Pepsi Rainbow Wahine Classic 3-2

It wasn’t pretty, but the Ducks picked up their fourth straight win, this one coming in a 3-2 victory over BYU in the first round of the Pepsi Rainbow Wahine Classic in Honolulu, Hawaii. The Ducks struggled in all facets of the game but were able to hold on to …

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Baseball

Oregon baseball: Little mistakes lead to losses against Cal State Fullerton

After starting the 2014 season a perfect 8-0, the Oregon baseball team faced its first true test in fifth-ranked Cal State Fullerton and didn’t pass, getting swept in the three-game series. At first glance, it may appear that this year’s Ducks can’t compete with the top dogs of college baseball. …

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