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 […]

Photos: Rain not a problem for new sorority members on bid day

By on Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 8:30 am.

The weeklong recruitment process for the University of Oregon’s sorority community concluded on a rainy Tuesday afternoon in the EMU amphitheater as hundreds of potential new members (PNMs) opened their bid day envelopes to find out which Greek house they were  voted into. Some 905 girls participated in recruitment this year with 217 voluntarily dropping […]

Video: This is Quackd

By on Friday, Oct. 10 at 3:26 pm.

Think you have funny ideas? Want everyone to know that you have funny ideas? Then Quackd is the place for you! Come help us make videos that will make people lol and rofl and mildly giggle to themselves. We are looking for: Actors Writers (written scripts preferable but ideas accepted) Directors Videographers Musicians Designers Editors […]

Video: Psycho Cycle

By on Sunday, Oct. 12 at 1:52 pm.

Cyclocross is part road bike, part mountain bike racing. Competitors are give one hour to complete an all terrain course that includes barriers and hill climbs. This video captures a race that took place at Camp Harlow in Eugene on Oct. 5, 2014. The race was apart of a series called “Psycho Cyclocross Series,” held […]

Video: Tinder Talk

By on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 5:29 pm.

With 1.5 billion Tinder profiles matching with other users 2 billion times, the app’s popularity hasn’t slowed down. But with its popularity comes the occasional offensive pickup lines and awkward first impressions. With that in mind, the Emerald asked some UO students about their experiences with the popular dating app.