UO to Celebrate Tribal Nations

EUGENE, Ore. — After more than two years of planning the flags of all nine of Oregon’s tribal nations will fly above the Erb Memorial Union. The University of Oregon will hold an installation ceremony at 10 a.m. on Thursday to dedicate the new flag poles. “We are extremely grateful to the nine tribes who … Continue reading »

Oregon Marching Band Reveals New Sound

EUGENE, Ore. – Ducks fans can expect a new sound at Autzen Stadium when Oregon takes on Arizona Thursday night. The Oregon Marching Band is debuting new instruments. In the last two weeks the Oregon Marching Band has put in 90 hours of rehearsal getting ready for game day. “It was a huge hype for … Continue reading »

Survey: One in 10 Women Raped at UO

EUGENE, Ore. — A shocking study from the University of Oregon Department of Psychology looks at the number of sexual assaults on campus. 10 percent of women in the study say they’ve been raped while attending college at the UO. It surveyed nearly 1000 students and asked detailed and direct questions about their sex life. … Continue reading »

EPD Releases Chaney Report

EUGENE, Ore. — Details into the investigation of a killing spree involving a Eugene man that crossed state lines have been released. Eugene Police released the full redacted report on Ricardo Chaney Tuesday. From that report we’re learning what investigators initially found at the scene of a house fire at 2013 Elk Ave. in March. … Continue reading »

Former Duck Alleges Booster Promises

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is examining recent claims by former football player Colt Lyerla; he alleges a UO booster made promises to give him gifts if he played for the Ducks. Lyerla, stated in an interview with sports website SB Nation that a University of Oregon booster promised him “a house, a … Continue reading »

Fans Excited About College Gameday at UO

EUGENE, Ore. — Excitement is building near the University of Oregon Monday after ESPN’s College Gameday announced this weekend that it’ll be bringing the show to Eugene for the Ducks match up against Michigan State. This is the 19th time the show will feature the Ducks and the 6th consecutive season Gameday is rolling into … Continue reading »

UO Chooses Interim President

EUGENE, Ore. — Provost Scott Coltrane will be taking on the role of interim President of the University of Oregon. The UO’s Board of Trustees made the announcement after officially accepted former President Michael Gottfredson’s resignation Thursday evening. At the meeting, the board of trustees discussed Gottfredson’s time at the UO. They say he did … Continue reading »

Football Clinic Caters to Women

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of women took the practice field Thursday night to learn all about touchdowns, tackling and timeouts — and they really got into it. About 400 women showed up for the annual University of Oregon Women’s Football Clinic. Coaches ran through drills for each position showing the groups where to stand and … Continue reading »

Partnership to Help Create Startups

EUGENE, Ore. — Governor John Kitzhaber stopped in Eugene Wednesday to sign a declaration of cooperation that could help boost our local economy. The Regional Accelerator and Innovation Network is expected to create tech start-ups here in the Willamette Valley and keep these companies in the local area. Something business leaders say is a win-win … Continue reading »

UO Holds Forum on Public Safety

EUGENE, Ore. — University of Oregon students continue to talk about campus safety, after recent rape allegations against three UO basketball players. Members of the safer education campaign spoke at the UO Senate forum in Lawrence Hall. They want the senate to draft legislation that requires at least one mandatory class to address gender, sexuality … Continue reading »

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