Oregon Quarterly Winter 2012

Jerry Scdoris runs a team of sled dogs through a snowy forest at Mount Bachelor. Photograph courtesy Jay Mather Photography
January 1


Riding a successful 35-year dog-sledding career, Jerry Scdoris watches daughter Rachael compete for Iditarod gold

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