Author Archives: Mia Schauffler

Sleepless in Eugene: Protestors camp out for legal sleeping locations

By on Monday, Sep. 30 at 1:45 pm.

As first-year students descend upon Eugene for their first year of college, they might be surprised by the unusual welcoming committee waiting for them at the end of the Ferry Street Bridge. At this location and several other places around Eugene, protestors have set up small camping villages. This is not the first time these […]

The Eugene Celebration brought the city together downtown

By on Wednesday, Aug. 29 at 12:25 pm.

This past weekend, Eugenians from all over the city flocked downtown, which turned into one giant celebration. The Eugene Celebration began in 1983, as a way to revitalize the downtown area and bring the community in. Twenty-nine years later, the downtown area has changed and the event has evolved into a cornerstone of the Eugene […]

Summer in the City: Downtown Sustainable Style Fashion Show

By on Sunday, Aug. 19 at 7:45 pm.

On a warm evening in downtown Eugene, the usually busy streets were interrupted by a large white stage protruding from Kesey Square. The stage was surrounded by three groups of meticulously placed chairs, and Billie Moser stood giddy with anticipation, waiting for the fashion show to start. “It’s like a party at my house,” said […]