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 […]

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.

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 […]

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.

Video: Flock Party 2014

By on Sunday, Sep. 28 at 1:40 pm.

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 […]

Video: Students reflect on their best University of Oregon memories at 2014 Commencement

By on Thursday, Jun. 19 at 8:54 pm.

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 […]