University of Oregon

Healthy After Kidney Transplant, Merritt Returns to Worlds - Bloomberg

Sacramento, Calif. (AP) -- Aries Merritt will be making a return to the world championships. This time, with a working kidney.<p>The world-record holder …

Olympics

Elizabeth Harlan-Ferlo, Matthew Carillo

Elizabeth Harlan-Ferlo and Matthew John Carillo were married June 24 at the World Forestry Center, an educational center and museum in Portland, Ore. The Rev. Nicole Simopoulos, an Episcopal priest and chaplain at the ‘Iolani School in Honolulu, and a former colleague of the bride, officiated.<p>The …

Oregon

Hordes of Gelatinous “Sea Pickles” Are Invading the West Coast

This past spring, hordes of bizarre sea creatures began swarming the coast of Oregon. They had bumpy, tubular bodies, gelatinous skin, and they …

Oceans

Millions of mysterious 'sea pickles' swamp US west coast

Huge and unexplained bloom has fishers racing to save their nets, and scientists hurrying to study the rare animal<p>A rare, tiny marine creature known as the “unicorn of the sea” has swarmed in its millions on the west coast of America, ruining fishermen’s nets and baffling scientists who are …

Oceans

An Oregon basketball forward played all season while being investigated for sexual assault

Kavell Bigby-Williams played one season for the Oregon men’s basketball team, helping the Ducks to the Final Four in 2016-17. For the entirety of that season, he was being investigated for sexual assault by police in Wyoming for an incident that took place in September near Gillette College, the …

Crime

Blob-like creatures invade the Pacific coast

They are called "unicorns of the sea" and they are infesting the Pacific Coast, destroying fishing nets and puzzling scientists, the <i>Guardian</i> reports. The tiny blob-like creatures are infesting some stretches of the West Coast as far north as Alaska so badly that fishermen can't catch anything.<p>The …

Oceans

Thursday briefing: Bargaining chips all gone as May plays Brussels roulette

PM, mauled by Corbyn, now faces EU leaders … 16 inspections missed Grenfell’s flammable cladding … and low marks for top universities in new rankings<p>Top story: I’m ready to take over, says Corbyn<p>Good morning, it’s Warren Murray getting you started this morning.<p>Theresa May heads to Brussels today …

Brexit

Millions of 'unicorns of the ocean' swarm US coast puzzling scientists

Colonies of mysterious sea creature have suddenly appeared in vast numbers along north west Pacific coast.<p>Off the coasts of Oregon, strange little …

Oceans

Former Oregon F Kavell Bigby-Williams Announces Transfer To LSU

Will Wade is adding another piece to LSU basketball, in Oregon transfer Kavell Bigby-Williams.<p>Bigby-Williams, a 6-foot-11 forward from London, was …

College & University

​These Super-Easy Tweaks Will Make Exercising in the Heat Less Miserable

<b>2. Overdress yourself</b><p>Wearing layers during your gym workouts (or when it’s mild outside—say, low 70s) also teaches your body to embrace a higher core temp, which you’ll face outdoors. Pile on enough so that you’re sweaty within five to 10 minutes of your workout, then call it quits after 30. (Stop …

Fitness

Car culture starts in childhood with brand recognition

It was 1974, and a first-generation Volkswagen Rabbit was parked in our driveway.<p>As a young boy, this was a pivotal moment. A new family car is fun, it’s bonding, the Rabbit logo on the hatchback easy to anthropomorphize.<p>Yet, I remember wondering what our Rabbit’s place was among the other VW …

Autos

The Science Behind How Nature Affects Your Health

Have you ever wondered how experiencing nature can improve your health and your life?<p>Increasingly, healthcare and public health professionals are recognizing that the social determinants of health—including where we’re born, live, work, play and age—collectively have a far greater impact on our …

Opinion

Braden Lenzy, 4-Star ATH, Flips From Notre Dame To Oregon

Braden Lenzy, a four-star athlete from Portland, has flipped from Notre Dame to his home state Oregon Ducks.<p>Lenzy, the No. 7 athlete in the country …

College & University

Illinois State Transfer MiKyle McIntosh Commits To Oregon

MiKyle McIntosh, one of the top remaining transfers in college basketball, has made his decision: he’ll be an Oregon Duck.<p>McIntosh starred at …

College Basketball

Happy 7th Birthday To An LGBTQ Advocate – My Daughter.

That her birthday will always be one day after the observance of Pulse is what reminds me that in a world of evil, hope is born again.<p>As a transgender advocate, there’s a lot of people who question my parenting – though most are nice/wise enough to keep their opinions to themselves. Most.<p>One …

Parenting

Illinois State basketball transfer MiKyle McIntosh headed to Oregon

Former Illinois State forward MiKyle McIntosh will play for Oregon next season as a graduate transfer, he announced Wednesday.<p>“After much prayer & thought, my family & I have come to the decision that I will be finishing my college career at the University of Oregon,” McIntosh posted on Twitter. “I …

College Basketball

The Mets’ preliminary plan for their first-round draft pick

The Mets plan to “take it very slow” with first-round pick David Peterson, the 6-foot-6 lefty they took out of the University of Oregon with the 20th …

Sports

Mets Pick University Of Oregon Pitcher In First Round Of MLB Draft

<b>SECAUCUS, N.J. (CBSNewYork)</b> — On the heels of their fourth straight win, the Mets opted to stockpile arms in their farm system with their first pick …

MLB Draft

Young, King, Colebrook Named All-America

<b>NEW ORLEANS, La. –</b> As the head coach of the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program for 17 years,Sean Bradyunderstands how difficult it is to …

College & University

​These Super-Easy Tweaks Will Make Exercising In The Heat Less Miserable

They're counterintuitive but they work.<p><i>Waah</i>, it's hot. So goes summer's top training gripe. These counterintuitive tricks will help you adapt to the rising mercury, making your sessions feel less taxing, which will improve your performance. Practice any for at least 20 minutes, every other day, for …

New Oregon Jordan Retro PEs Revealed

New Oregon Jordans! The University of Oregon Track and Field program helped create the legendary sportswear imprint that goes by Nike today thanks to …

Sneakers

Runner With Autism Breaks Barriers—And Hurdles Them

After all, when he was younger, they worried that their son, who is on the autism spectrum, might not graduate from high school.<p>“It’s unbelievable,” Lynn Murphy said on Wednesday while sitting in the bleachers above the track at the University of Oregon. “Never would we ever have imagined we’d be …

Autism

Larry Rawson, ESPN’s fifth-longest-tenured TV commentator, calls 50th NCAA T&F championship

Covering 50 championships is incredible, but that’s what ESPN’s Larry Rawson is doing this week. Rawson has been with ESPN since 1980, making him …

Cancer

'Islam represents a threat to America': What the alt-right had to say at their rally after Portland stabbings

The writings on its walls offer testament to Portland’s wretched spring. “Tell everyone on this train I love them,” stands out in pink above a …

Racism

Savvy sports audiences care about team sponsorship deals

Companies and sports team owners should never underestimate the communication impact of the sponsorship deals they make. Consumers and fans notice …

Oregon

Join Our Research Team

We’re Hiring!<p><b>Position Summary – Project Coordinator, Developmental Social Neuroscience (DSN) Lab</b><p>We are seeking a project coordinator to work with the …

Oregon

Expectations Are High For Lion Trio At Nationals

<b>HAMMOND, La. –</b> Southeastern Louisiana may not have the numbers of other programs at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field National Championships …

Olympics

Why businesses care about sustainability and are hiring people for it, too

<i>This article is published in partnership with:</i><p>In today’s rocky environment — thanks to a double-whammy of climate change and political upheaval — …

Sustainability

Eclipse brings optimism and entrepreneurship in rural Oregon

Tiny Madras is gearing up for as many as 100,000 visitors for the two-minute event in August.The tiny central Oregon town of Madras, population …

Oregon

University of Miami women’s tennis team hoping for special year in 2018

The Miami Hurricanes women’s tennis team is gearing up for what could be a “special year” in 2018.<p>That’s according to their coach, <b>Paige …

College & University