Hundreds Attend Frohnmayer Memorial

EUGENE, Ore. — Friends and family gathered at Matthew Knight Arena Saturday to honor former UO President and Oregon Attorney General Dave Frohnmayer. Friends describe him as caring, kind and brilliant. About 1,000 people were at the memorial service. Frohnmayer’s loved ones talked about his love of music. The crowd also watched a slideshow of … Continue reading »

Food Trucks Coming to UO Campus

EUGENE, Ore. — Big changes coming to the Erb Memorial Union on the University of Oregon campus. All of the food vendors inside the EMU will close as construction continues on the building. So, the University is taking food options outside and will add two food trucks on campus this month. “We’re really excited to … Continue reading »

Controversy Over UO Cheerleading Team

EUGENE, Ore. — Some researchers at the University of Oregon say they’re doing a study to see how athletics portrays a woman’s body. In this case, the UO cheerleaders uniforms and dancing. A member of the Board of Trustees also brought up the issue of sexualized dancing at a recent meeting. Students we spoke with … Continue reading »

Candlelight Vigil Honors Dave Frohnmayer

EUGENE, Ore. — Students remembered former University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer at a candlelight vigil on the steps of Johnson Hall Monday night. Frohnmayer’s impact on campus was certainly far reaching as dozens of students came out for the vigil. Students who organized the vigil say after each conversation with Frohnmayer, they left feeling … Continue reading »

Another Mass Vax Clinic for UO Students

Eugene, Ore. — Yet another meningitis vaccine clinic involving University of Oregon students Friday night, after a fifth student was diagnosed with meningococcemia. The bacterial infection already led to the death of one student, last month. Friday’s mass vaccination clinic was held for residents at the Capstone Apartments downtown Eugene, called 13th & Olive. The 19-year-old … Continue reading »

UO Holds Sex Assault Forum

EUGENE, Ore. — Students, employees, and community members attended a forum at The Ford Alumni Center on the University of Oregon campus, to discuss sexual assaults on campus. Interim President Scott Coltrane says this is a culmination of all recommendations that have been made throughout the last year on how to prevent sexual assaults and … Continue reading »

UO Sexual Assault Forum

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is hosting a forum Monday night on how to prevent sexual assault on campus and also how to support survivors. The forum is open to all students, employees and community members. It will include an update from interim president, Scott Coltrane, on the university’s effort to prevent sexual … Continue reading »

UO Vaccination Clinics Begin Monday

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is preparing for the mass vaccination clinics that start Monday. So far nearly 3,000 students have received the vaccine. The mass clinics are a partnership between Lane County Public Health and the University of Oregon. Students will be able to get the vaccine and bill their insurance directly … Continue reading »

Ducks End Long Losing Streak Against Cal

Courtesy: University of Oregon Athletics BERKELEY, Calif.  – Joseph Young scored 25 points, Dwayne Benjamin had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and Oregon pulled away in the second half to beat California 80-69 on Wednesday night, ending a seven-year losing streak against the Golden Bears. Elgin Cook added 17 points for the Ducks (21-8, 11-5 … Continue reading »

1,000 Students Get Meningitis Vaccine

EUGENE, Ore. — A long line of students waited at the clinic set up at Matthew Knight Arena Tuesday to get their meningitis vaccine. The University is recommending every undergraduate student, regardless of age get the vaccine. So far around 1,000 students received the vaccine. For those without insurance, the vaccination will cost around $170, … Continue reading »

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