News

UO administrators play tug-of-war with random drug testing for athletes

This past summer, the University of Oregon athletic department decided to revise its drug testing policy to enable truly random testing.

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Ducks, Inc.: UO Faculty Senate discusses student-athlete random drug testing

University of Oregon Faculty Senate convened for the first time this academic year. I decided to go after peeking at the agenda and seeing an item for Oregon Administrative Rule 571-004-0020 allowing truly random drug testing on student-athletes. Members of senate discussed whether or not the policy should have been …

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Arts & Culture

‘Art of the Athlete’ exhibit shows another side of University athletes

Sports and fine arts are often perceived to be at different ends of a spectrum at school. But the new “Art of the Athlete” exhibition at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art has united the two in an interdisciplinary meditation.

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ColumnsFootballSports

Drukarev: Petrino situation illustrates NCAA injustices toward players

Bobby Petrino’s still-flourishing career shows the different standard to which coaches and employees are held to compared to NCAA athletes.

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