Oregon Quarterly

Gus Hall, leader of the Communist Party USA, speaking at Hayward Field in 1962. Photograph courtesy UO Libraries Special Collections and University Archives
January 1

Say What You Will...

A visit by two controversal speakers prompts the Class of '62 to present UO with a platform for free speech on campus
A map detailing the evidence of electricity in North versus South Korea. Photograph courtesy Imageshack
January 1

Greetings from Lovely Pyongyang

UO professor shares impressions of mystery-shrouded North Korea
Mother and daughter Sharon (Bell) Burns '63 and Haley Burns pose amid the belongings they've brought to make Haley's new room functional and cozy. Photograph by Jack Liu
January 1

Home Sweet Residence Hall

This year’s move-in day has a few new twists
The indomitable Fern Hobbs, shown here as a member of the Salvation Army in Paris, c. 1918. When Miss Hobbs came to town, the saloons were shut down. Photograph courtesy John De Farrari
January 1

Miss Hobbs and the Gunslingers

Excerpt from historian Joe Blakely's book, Oswald West: Governor of Oregon 1911-1915.
Timbers photograph by Ana Maria Spagna. Inset photograph CC-by-NC-ND-3.0 Wild Trees
January 1

From Weed to Home

Scrappy, scraggly juniper becomes a cozy Cascades cabin
January 1

Letters to the Editor Winter 2012

Letters to the editor include comments on the history of the Duck, the importance of water, and support for the new UO president
Photograph courtesy UO Libraries Special Collections and University Archives
October 1

With a Human Face: When Hoedads Walked the Earth

The legacy left behind by the hippie tree-planters of the 1970s and ’80s who once defined the Eugene scene
October 1

Hands-On Magic

An internationally famous spa is only part of the living landscape wonders created by a hard-working UO alumna
Photograph CC Soul Rider.222 by-NC-ND-3.0
October 1

Saw Chips in My Bra

A forest trails worker tells a story of softball, baseball, chainsaws, friendship, and being a girl
Left to right: Thomas Mickel; Sarah Vasconcellos; Harriet Kelly; Karen Goebel; Phyllis Hamel; and Ray Scofield. Photograph courtesy Friends of Hendricks Park
October 1

People's Park

Volunteers try to fill in the gaps left by reduced city support of the university's gorgeous neighbor, Hendricks Park