Not too many people go to a cattle auction and come home with a pair of emus but that’s exactly what Mikayla Calvery did. She was at an auction with her parents when she spotted the two birds. “We got her at a cattle auction for $50 because no one want...
EUGENE, Ore. — It’s not unusual for the University of Oregon to receive large donations from alumni, business owners or large corporations, but they don’t typically come from current students. The EMU, considered the hub of campus, is under construction right now. The project is about to get a big boost in funding thanks to … Continue reading »
The Erb Memorial Union was evacuated after a fire alarm around 6:30 on Oct. 21.
A fire truck was seen responding, but left quickly.
Students were allowed to re-enter the EMU around 6:40.
The cause of the alarm is unknown. The UOPD said at 6:53 they did...
A man who the Department of Public Safety says is a trespasser with an outstanding warrant was arrested by DPS outside of the EMU today at 11:15 p.m.
Eugene is known as a mecca of art. From the Last Friday Art Walk, to the Hult Center, to the summer Bach festival, artists have found a welcoming and supportive home in this city. We have everything from visual art to music and musicals to protest art from the Occupy Eugene crowd. A talented but obscure part of our art community is slam poetry. For the last decade, the Eugene Poetry Slam has hosted and promoted this unique form of poetry with hardly any media attention.
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The “Coeur Noir” (or “Black Heart”), an exhibit that features the art of Seth Pierce, opened Monday and is on display in the Buzz Gallery at EMU. The exhibit, which will be up until Dec. 5, showcases the theme of [...]
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The fire alarm triggered around 11:00 p.m. Wednesday night in the Erb Memorial Union (EMU), prompting DPS officials and the Eugene Fire Department to rush to the University campus to investigate. The alarm caused several University students who were still [...]
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