Spooky treats to amp up your Halloween palate

By on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 11:05 am.

Whip up these three festive recipes this weekend for an even creepier Halloween. We’re making blood-splattered cupcakes, mummies dipped in blood and bloody vampire cocktails. Cupcakes Ingredients: Red velvet cupcake mix 12 cupcake liners 1 can vanilla or cream cheese frosting Red gel frosting Red food coloring Small paintbrush or new toothbrush Directions: Bake the […]

We’re taking the next step in storytelling

By on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 11:56 am.

Here at the Emerald, we thrive on innovation. Three years ago we introduced our Revolution — which switched us from a 112-year daily tradition to a web-focused newspaper  — to blow up the box that traditional media sat in. In the last two years, Emerald Media Group has launched an events division, a photo booth business, a creative agency […]

Starting Up in Eugene: Fertilab Thinkubator

By on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 11:52 am.

Are you an entrepreneur? If you are then you’ve probably heard of Fertilab Thinkubator, a local hub of innovation right here in Lane County, Oregon. If not, you still probably want to check this place out. Started by four local entrepreneurs, Fertilab has helped spark innovation within the Eugene community. This quick video explores Fertilab’s […]

Video: It’s A Joke But It’s Real: Improv at UO

By on Friday, Oct. 24 at 11:37 am.

These are two UO student improvisers who are passionate about, you guessed it, improvisation. Both Maddie and Suzanna are seniors at the University of Oregon as well as members of the group Absolute Improv. The group performs regularly around campus and holds open rehearsals (where anyone can come and play) almost every Saturday afternoon.

Video: DeFazio and Robinson on the Issues

By on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 11:54 am.

Emerald editor Bayley Sandy sat down with Congressman Peter DeFazio and Republican Nominee Art Robinson, the two candidates for Oregon’s 4th Congressional District, earlier this week to discuss issues ranging from the legalization of marijuana to creating jobs for Oregonians. The two are vying for the  4th Congressional District, which encompasses Eugene, Springfield, Roseburg and Corvallis. Tuesday, Nov. […]

University of Oregon releases video to combat sexual assault

By on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 11:50 am.

The University of Oregon accepted the White House’s “It’s On Us” challenge today with the release of a two-minute long video. The video, which is part of an effort to fight sexual assault, features UO student leaders from a variety of campus organizations. The video, titled “Ducks Do Something,” is a peer-to-peer effort to inspire students […]