University of Oregon

Sherfy called up by Arizona Diamondbacks

<b>EUGENE, Ore. –</b> Former Oregon closer Jimmie Sherfy was called up today by the Arizona Diamondbacks becoming the fourth Duck of the modern era to reach …


‘Run ’em over!’: Radio host fired for Black Lives Matter comments

Portland, Oregon, sports radio station KXTG-FM fired host Dino Costa after comments he made in June advocating for drivers to run over Black Lives Matter protesters with their cars gained national attention, RadioInsight reported this week.<p>The radio station initially stood by Costa despite the …

Conservative View

Lonely People Are More Likely to Buy Food with Faces on the Packaging

Regardless of how strong your squad or active your WhatsApp group chats, no one is immune to occasionally being gripped by the fear of dying alone. Maybe it's a Sunday night and your housemates are all cuddled up with their significant others, leaving you with just the cheese plant for company. Or …


Football Practice Report: Aug. 17

In the last practice before Sunday's scrimmage, Oregon's defense ended the week on a high note.


Football Practice Report: Aug. 16

The Ducks are working to maintain their edge as preseason camp passes the midway point.

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Football Practice Report: Aug. 14

Two days after the first major scrimmage of the preseason, Oregon returned to practice with a focus on special teams Monday.


How to stay calmer, more alert and save the environment: Bring the weather indoors

A building’s primary purpose may be to keep the weather out, but most of them do such an effective job of this that they also inadvertently deprive us of contact with two key requirements for our well-being and effectiveness: nature and change.<p>In the 1950s, Donald Hebb’s “arousal theory” …

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Football Practice Report: Aug. 12

The Ducks capped week two of preseason camp with a scrimmage Saturday, and the first units put on a show.

College Football

Football Practice Report: Aug. 11

With a scrimmage set for Saturday, the Ducks set the stage with drill work and some "clutch" situations Friday.

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Burned Out? High-Intensity Emotions Might Be the Reason Why

Why are we always exhausted at the end of a workday? Why do we come home wiped out, with barely enough energy to make dinner before collapsing for …


Practicing What We Preach

Teaching engagement in j-schools means listening to our students<p><i>This reflection comes in response to the</i> <i>Elevate Engagement manifesto</i> <i>published in July</i> …


Football Practice Report: Aug. 10

Willie Taggart intends to make Oregon a more physical football team in 2017, and practices like Thursday's are setting the tone.

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Football Practice Report: Aug. 9

After showing some rust to start the week, the Ducks' offense shined from start to finish.

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Utah wide receiver Darren Carrington II has reached a plea agreement in the DUI case that led to his dismissal from the University of Oregon earlier …

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These Jelly-Like Critters Form Serpentine Chains to Become Incredible Swimmers

Jellyfish-like salp are amazing swimmers, converting their gelatinous bodies into efficient undersea propulsion systems. But these tiny creatures can …


Knicks Announce Front Office Hirings

<b>NEW YORK, August 8, 2017 –</b> New York Knickerbockers announced today the hiring of the following front office personnel: <b>Gerald Madkins</b> has been named …

New York Knicks

USF partnering with Dunedin to study city's needs

The city was accepted into a University of South Florida partnership program to conduct seven studies. The studies, which will cost Dunedin $10,000 …


Football Practice Report: Aug. 8

The Ducks returned from a two-day break and practiced under the lights Tuesday evening.


Stephen Curry on Warriors’ offseason: ‘I think we got better’

WALNUT CREEK — In a busy off-season for Stephen Curry, the Warriors guard lived it up during a sponsor tour of Asia, gained respect by holding his …


Jordan Brand Unveils North Carolina Football Uniforms

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Students to design home for Oregon woman

EUGENE, Ore. — Alice Gentry hasn’t lived in a house with a bathtub or a kitchen in two years.“It’s hard to explain if you haven’t had to live it,” …


Football Practice Report: Aug. 5

The Ducks capped the first week of camp by putting on full pads for the first time, and the defense capped an impressive week with an impressive day.


Biomimicry = Return on Inspiration

By Janine Benyus<p>It seems so obvious now: Innovators are turning to nature for inspiration in building, chemistry, agriculture, energy, health, …


Q&A: Mullen football standout Adrian Jackson talks Mustangs’ prospects this fall, commitment to Oregon and more

Denver Post preps editor Kyle Newman caught up with Mullen strong safety/wideout Adrian Jackson to discuss the prospects for the Mustangs this fall, …

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How Artificial Intelligence Could Reconstruct Your Memories

There isn’t a day that passes by that we hear some amazing new thing that artificial intelligence can do. From besting human champs at chess, Go and …

The Brain

Football Practice Report: Aug. 2

Oregon's defense controlled play again, but coaches are more focused on how players are digesting new concepts being introduced.

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Easy Vegan Baked Oatmeal With Apples and Peanut Butter

Step 1<p>Make flax or chia eggs by adding 6 tablespoons of water to 2 tablespoons of seeds in a small bowl. Let sit until thickened.<p>Step 2<p>In a large …


4 Vaccines You Need for College

If you’re a college student—or soon to be one—making sure you’re fully vaccinated is critically important, especially if you’ll be living in a dorm …


Big day for the defense

- This was hands down the best I have seen the defense play. They were flying to the ball and they had some sort of fire lit within them, because the …


Football Practice Report: July 31

The Ducks began their first preseason camp under Willie Taggart with a split-squad workout featuring freshmen to start with and then vets later in …

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