University of Oregon http://klcc.org en Independent Boards Take Leadership at Oregon's 3 Largest Universities http://klcc.org/post/independent-boards-take-leadership-oregons-3-largest-universities <p>As of July 1st, three public universities in Oregon are now governed by their own boards instead of being under the auspices of the State Board of Higher Education.</p><p></p><p></p><p><br />Oregon State, Portland State and the University of Oregon transitioned this week to independent management. The other 4 public universities in Oregon will move to their own boards next year. U of O President Michael Gottfredson says with a decline in state funding, the older systems of governance of higher education need to change.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:18:12 +0000 Rachael McDonald 16801 at http://klcc.org Independent Boards Take Leadership at Oregon's 3 Largest Universities The Next Generation: Oregon Bach Festival's New Artistic Director Matthew Halls http://klcc.org/post/next-generation-oregon-bach-festivals-new-artistic-director-matthew-halls <p>The Oregon Bach Festival’s new artistic director Matthew Halls speaks with Eric Alan about this year’s festival, and his vision for both the artistic and educational components in future years to come.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 16222 at http://klcc.org The Next Generation: Oregon Bach Festival's New Artistic Director Matthew Halls UO Bans Basketball Players Accused of Sexual Assault http://klcc.org/post/uo-bans-basketball-players-accused-sexual-assault <p><br />The University of Oregon has found three former basketball players responsible for sexual misconduct and banned them from campus for 4 to 10 years.</p><p></p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:09:20 +0000 Rachael McDonald 16195 at http://klcc.org UO Bans Basketball Players Accused of Sexual Assault UO International Student Athlete Graduates With Honors http://klcc.org/post/uo-international-student-athlete-graduates-honors <p>Rabea Stueckeman&nbsp; is a 2014 graduate of the University of Oregon. After receiving her diploma she'll head back home to Germany. Rabea played on the Ducks' tennis team with a full-ride scholarship for the past four years. Now, after a busy college career, Rabea is graduating from the Clark Honors College with a double major in journalism and advertising and a minor in French.</p> Sun, 15 Jun 2014 11:26:00 +0000 Amanda Butt 15563 at http://klcc.org UO International Student Athlete Graduates With Honors Oregon Men Earn National Track & Field Championship Title http://klcc.org/post/oregon-men-earn-national-track-field-championship-title <p>The University of Oregon men's track and field team ended a 30-year dry spell by earning the national title at Hayward Field Saturday. The Oregon women took third in the NCAA Championships held in Eugene.</p><p>More than 11,000 fans packed the stands at Hayward Field on the final day of competition. The crowd finally saw the sun break through the thick clouds in the men's 1500 meter; Oregon senior Mac Fleet won his last collegiate race.</p> Sun, 15 Jun 2014 07:13:07 +0000 Angela Kellner 15609 at http://klcc.org Oregon Men Earn National Track & Field Championship Title The Best Collegiate T&F Athletes Coming To Eugene http://klcc.org/post/best-collegiate-tf-athletes-coming-eugene <div>The best collegiate track and field athletes in the country are traveling to Eugene this week to compete in the NCAA Championships. &nbsp;The 4-day meet opens Wednesday at Hayward Field.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><p><br />&nbsp;</p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:19:08 +0000 Jes Burns 15232 at http://klcc.org The Best Collegiate T&F Athletes Coming To Eugene Slow News: A Manifesto for the Critical News Consumer http://klcc.org/post/slow-news-manifesto-critical-news-consumer <p>Peter Laufer discusses his new book <em>Slow News: A Manifesto for the Critical News Consumer</em>, which parallels the Slow Food movement and Michael Pollan’s guidelines in that arena. Peter Laufer is the James Wallace Chair in the School of Journalism and Communications at the University of Oregon, and has led a distinguished career as an author, journalist, and broadcaster.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 14853 at http://klcc.org Slow News: A Manifesto for the Critical News Consumer 39 Ducks Will Compete At NCAA Track & Field Championships In Eugene http://klcc.org/post/39-ducks-will-compete-ncaa-track-field-championships-eugene <p>Oregon schools sent dozens of athletes to the NCAA Western Preliminaries in Arkansas over the weekend, hoping to qualify for the national championships happening in Eugene in less than two weeks.&nbsp; Perennial track and field powerhouse, the University of Oregon, qualified 39 individuals for the finals – 20 women and 19 men.<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 23:51:21 +0000 Jes Burns 14865 at http://klcc.org 39 Ducks Will Compete At NCAA Track & Field Championships In Eugene Ducks Out, But Beavers Still Alive In NCAA Baseball Post-Season http://klcc.org/post/ducks-out-beavers-still-alive-ncaa-baseball-post-season <p>Both Oregon and Oregon State’s baseball teams played in NCAA Regional tournaments this weekend. &nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 23:26:17 +0000 Jes Burns 14863 at http://klcc.org Ducks Out, But Beavers Still Alive In NCAA Baseball Post-Season Oregon Softball's National Championship Hunt Ends In Oklahoma http://klcc.org/post/oregon-softballs-national-championship-hunt-ends-oklahoma <p>The University of Oregon softball team ended their run at a National Championship on Sunday.&nbsp; It was an up and down weekend for the Ducks at the women’s College World Series in Oklahoma.&nbsp; Oregon won their first game against Florida State, then dropped their second to Florida.&nbsp; That loss sent them to the loser’s bracket, where they faced and defeated last year’s national champion, the University of Oklahoma.&nbsp; But Oregon wasn’t able to pull out a win against Alabama, and was knocked out of the tournament.<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 23:21:48 +0000 Jes Burns 14862 at http://klcc.org Oregon Softball's National Championship Hunt Ends In Oklahoma