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University Of Oregon Spends Heavily On Recruiting New Students

The Register-Guard | Oct. 11, 2017 7:07 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

After five straight years of seeing its undergraduate enrollment shrink, the University of Oregon is spending heavily on an ambitious new recruitment drive.

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Parents In Prison | Public Records | Campus Sexual Assault Policy

OPB | Sept. 19, 2017 noon

We learn about Oregon's Bill of Rights for children of incarcerated parents, a public records lawsuit filed against the Washington legislature and a new University of Oregon policy related to sexual assault allegations.

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UO Agrees To Pay Fired Bach Festival Artistic Director $90K

The Register-Guard | Sept. 14, 2017 9:19 a.m.

The University of Oregon agreed to pay a $90,000 settlement to fired Oregon Bach Festival Artistic Director Matthew Halls this week, in the midst of a public relations disaster over his abrupt termination in August.

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Oregon Lawmakers Want $100M To Protect Part Of Elliott State Forest

OPB | July 3, 2017 9:33 a.m.

Oregon state leaders want to use $100 million in state bonds to help keep the Elliott State Forest in public hands.

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University Of Oregon Fraternity Suspended For Hazing

The Register-Guard | July 1, 2017 12:02 p.m. | Eugene, Oregon

The University of Oregon has suspended the Chi Psi fraternity for a year because of hazing this spring that involved drinking and mari­juana use — and wall sits.

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Officials Ask State To Invest In UO Research Complex

AP | June 9, 2017 12:04 p.m. | Eugene, Oregon

State lawmakers are urged to approve $100 million in immediate financing for a proposed University of Oregon scientific research facility.

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Portland State Plans To Boost In-state Tuition By 9 Percent

AP | April 12, 2017 6:57 a.m. | Portland

The increase — if confirmed by the state Higher Education Coordinating Commission — means a full-time student would pay $9,030 a year to attend PSU.

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Family Killed In Oregon Plane Crash Remembered For Fun-loving Spirit

AP | April 9, 2017 2:53 p.m. | Harrisburg, Oregon

The three members of a California family killed in an Oregon plane crash are being described as fun-loving go-getters with a zest for life.

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California Family Among 4 Killed In Harrisburg, Oregon, Plane Crash

The Register-Guard | April 9, 2017 9:11 a.m. | Harrisburg, Oregon

A 17-year-old boy, his parents and a 67-year-old pilot — all of whom lived in Southern ­California — were identified Saturday as the victims of a plane crash north of Harrisburg.

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Comics U

OPB | March 30, 2017 8 p.m.

Ben Saunders of the University of Oregon runs the only Comics Studies concentration in the country.

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UO Trustees Approve Big Tuition Increase

The Register-Guard | March 3, 2017 11:56 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

Not long before the University of Oregon Board of ­Trustees overwhelmingly passed a 10.6 percent tuition increase ­Thursday, the board heard from UO ­student Charlie Landeros.

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UO To Cut 75 Jobs To Save Money, Union Says

The Register-Guard | March 1, 2017 11:49 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

The 75 faculty cuts are expected to come largely from the ranks of the career nontenured faculty, which today numbers at 934 employees.

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Trump's Immigration Ban Raises Questions, Concerns At UO

The Register-Guard | Jan. 31, 2017 10:33 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

University of Oregon officials tried to clarify for their Muslim international students just what President Trump’s executive orders on visas mean to them — even as the meaning grew cloudier.

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San Francisco 49ers Fire Head Coach Chip Kelly After 1 Season

AP | Jan. 2, 2017 8:57 a.m. | Santa Clara, California

The San Francisco 49ers fired coach Chip Kelly and general manager Trent Baalke on Sunday in the latest overhaul for a franchise that has fallen from perennial Super Bowl contender to the bottom of the standings in three seasons.

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Dorsey Leads No. 23 Oregon To 128-59 Rout Of Savannah State

AP | Dec. 4, 2016 9:47 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

Tyler Dorsey scored a career-high 29 points, Dillon Brooks had 22 and the Ducks set a school scoring record in a 128-59 victory over Savannah State on Saturday night.

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Beavers End Drought With 34-24 Civil War Game Victory Over Ducks

AP | Nov. 26, 2016 4:33 p.m. | Corvallis, Oregon

Ryan Nall rushed for 155 yards and four touchdowns, and the Oregon State Beavers snapped an eight-game Civil War losing streak with a 34-24 victory over the rival Oregon Ducks on Saturday

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No. 13 Oregon Beats UConn 79-69 For Fifth In Maui

AP | Nov. 23, 2016 3:59 p.m. | Lahaina, Hawaii

Chris Boucher scored 21 points, Tyler Dorsey added 19 and No. 13 Oregon beat Connecticut 79-69 on Wednesday in the fifth-place game of the Maui Invitational.

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Oregon Stuns No. 11 Utah On Last-Second TD Catch

AP | Nov. 19, 2016 3:09 p.m. | Salt Lake City

Justin Herbert hit Darren Carrington for a 17-yard touchdown pass with two seconds remaining to give Oregon a 30-28 upset victory over No. 11 Utah.

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No. 4 Oregon Overpowers Valparaiso, Following Loss To Baylor

AP | Nov. 18, 2016 10:41 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

Two days after losing by 17 points to the unranked Bears, Chris Boucher had 25 points and nine rebounds to lead Oregon to its 27th consecutive home victory, 76-54 over Valparaiso on Thursday night.

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Olympian, Oregon Ducks Football Player Devon Allen Turning Pro In Track

The Register-Guard | Nov. 16, 2016 3:35 p.m.

Three months removed from his Olympic debut in the 110-meter hurdles and nine weeks after sustaining another serious knee injury on the football field, Allen announced he will stop playing football.