Photos: First ever Greek Games competition commence

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 10:33 pm.

April 17 was the start of University of Oregon’s first ever Greek Games competition. Sororities and fraternities have been paired up into teams and will compete in various events such as dodge ball, basketball, soccer, and flag football over the period of the next three days. The first event, dodge ball, was held in the Gerlinger Annex from 4:00-7:00 […]

Photos: Oregon Baseball – Ducks make it rain against Washington State 11-1

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 10:37 pm.

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (29-10, 8-5 Pac-12) hosted the University of Washington Cougars  (17-17, 7-6)  in a rainy matchup at PK Park in Eugene on Thursday, April 17. The Ducks came off a close win against the University of San Diego Toreros on Monday, barely beating them 4-3. During Thursday’s game, steady rain kept the […]

Photos: Outdoor track and field – Oregon Relays kicks off day one with Decathlon and Heptathlon events

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 10:40 pm.

The Oregon Ducks host Wichita State in day one of the Oregon Relays at Hayward Field in Eugene on April 17. Despite the rain that constantly affected the track meet, Oregon had four men competing in the decathlon and two women competing in the heptathlon. The final event of the day was the men’s 400 […]

Video: The best of the UO’s anonymous social media accounts

By on Wednesday, Apr. 16 at 3:03 pm.

These anonymous social media accounts are widely popular among University of Oregon students. Students send in pictures, tweets or comments to these accounts hoping that whoever controls them will post their submissions online for everyone to see. This cover photo contains screenshots of the profile pictures from these accounts. These accounts are @OregonMakeouts, @UOCrush and @UOBananas […]

Photos: Students get their say at ASUO Presidential Debate in EMU Fishbowl

By on Monday, Apr. 14 at 7:15 pm.

ASUO presidential candidates Beatriz Gutierrez, Taylor Allison and Thomas Tullis met in the Erb Memorial Union Fishbowl to participate in the Emerald-sponsored ASUO Presidential Debate on Monday afternoon. All three candidates were given several questions by Emerald ASUO reporter Craig Garcia about their positions heading into the election period. The debate then went into a […]

Photos: University of Oregon Craft Center holds beginners pottery workshop

By on Monday, Apr. 14 at 10:49 am.

The University of Oregon Craft Center held a beginners pottery workshop Sunday, April 13 from 5-8 p.m. This course gave students, faculty members and other visitors the opportunity to explore the beauty of sculpting clay. Instructor Melody Hirth, guided the class through how to use a potter’s wheel, in addition to many other techniques used […]

Photos: Oregon Sand Volleyball – Ducks finish inaugural season with 2 wins in Portland

By on Monday, Apr. 14 at 8:41 am.

The Oregon sand volleyball team (1-7) heads to Portland to conclude its inaugural season with matchups against Washington, Boise State and Portland State at The Courts in Eastmoreland in Portland, Ore. The University of Washington added sand volleyball in the fall of 2013 and the matches this weekend will be the first in program history. […]

Photos: Oregon Baseball – Ducks take down the UC Riverside Highlanders 7-2 in first game of the series

By on Saturday, Apr. 12 at 1:10 am.

Oregon baseball (24-10, 7-5 Pac-12) hosts UC Riverside (14-14, 3-3 Big West) this weekend at PK Park for a three-game series. The Ducks are coming off a two-game sweep of the University of Portland Pilots and play each of their next four games against non-conference opponents at home. Oregon is in the middle of a […]