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.
We asked five bartenders, from the five go to bars around campus, to make three drinks as fast as they could to see who could be crowned as the campuses fastest bartender. The three drinks they were asked to make were a Manhattan; a Margarita and a Whiskey Coke.
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 […]
Not even rain could dampen the smiles and excitement that the University of Oregon sororities brought to bid day this year. Through a celebration of songs, dancing and sprinting in the rain, 672 girls found out on Tuesday which sororities gave them bids to be a part of their sisterhoods.
A short video that introduces Tyler Lantz, the Clark Honors College Student Association’s president for 2014-2015. How did she become involved in the CHCSA? What are her duties? What does the CHCSA do? Produced by Gabri Chodosh Follow him on Twitter at @ChoGabri
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 […]
University of Oregon’s Episcopal Campus Ministry started a free student food pantry about three years ago with the goal of helping college students maintain a healthy diet on a low budget. Follow Emily Basile on Twitter @emilybasile8
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 […]
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.
A mini-documentary that follows the trivial but real struggles of incoming sophomores, who have to deal with certain adult responsibilities for the first time. We all know how it can be scary as a freshman. Having to find your classes, learning how to manage your time and trying to find a good group of friends. […]
With either a booth or a game everywhere you turned, the EMU Amphitheater was filled with students Friday evening for the UO’s 2014 Flock Party. In previous years, InterMingle was the university’s welcoming party for students, but due to the EMU renovations, this year’s party was taken outside, which meant that even more community and […]
Over 5,000 University of Oregon students celebrated this year’s graduation on Monday morning before being rained on during their individual ceremonies. The class of 2014 took part in a graduation ceremony at Matthew Knight Arena before separating into separate ceremonies for their majors to receive their degrees. The students reflected on their time at the UO and did […]
It’s the end of the school year and many students are permanently moving out of apartments and houses. Here are some tips for making sure you get back as much of your security deposit as you can. Follow Emily Basile on Twitter @emilybasile8