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Commentary: Previewing the Cougar offensive line

Senior offensive lineman Zach Johnson, left, is part of a large senior group that will look to provide some stability on offense. | File photo/The Cougar Last week we covered the quarterbacks, the leaders of the offense, the ones who are responsible for calling the plays in the huddle. But in order for the quarterback [...]

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Dream Summer program provides internships to undocumented students

Katherine Herrera always wanted to work in public health. However, being undocumented meant that she did not have access to the networks she needed to achieve that goal. “The only career experience I ever had was working in retail,” she said. “I never had the opportunity to further my career goals and get professional experience.” [...]

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Letter from the editor: Why we’re republishing archive stories from the ’60s

When I first started working at the Emerald as a columnist last spring, my old editor required her writers to spend at least two hours in the newsroom every week. We were encouraged to come in to get help on our stories, but barring that, we could fill the time we spent in Suite 300 [...]

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#Hashtag: Campus construction road closures

Construction updates have been posted on K-State’s website this morning. Multiple construction projects on campus are expected to affect traffic, including construction of the chilled water plant, which is expected to close off certain parts of Mid-Campus Drive. The following is expected from July 6 to July 20. -Claflin Road will continue to be closed [...]

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Berkeley researchers develop satellite, drones system for wildfire detection

Researchers at UC Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory recently developed a system that uses a satellite and drones to detect wildfires at an early stage. The Fire Urgency Estimation from Geosynchronous Orbit, or FUEGO, is a theoretical framework that uses a satellite to help with the early detection of wildfires. A satellite mounted with [...]

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Gala celebrates 2015 Freedom Award recipients

Flags decorated the Utah Valley Conference Center Thursday, July 2, as more than 600 people honored this year’s winners of the Freedom Award. The award ceremony highlighted the 30th Annual Freedom Awards Gala, an event of the Freedom Festival in Provo. Honorees explained to the audience how the good they bring into the world has been worth the [...]

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Jordan Spieth speaks at the University of Texas Golf Club

Jordan Spieth talked about his recent success and his time on the men's golf team while at an American Junior Golf Association event held at the University of Texas Golf Club on Sunday.  

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Justin Marra propels Eugene Emeralds to shutout win at Vancouver Canadians

The Eugene Emeralds took down the Vancouver Canadians 6-0 Sunday night in the second game of a five-game series at PK Park. Former Arizona State pitcher Ryan Kellogg pitched two innings his first career minor league start after he struck out two in his debut, a scoreless relief inning one week ago. On Sunday, Kellogg surrendered one hit and [...]

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Former Gator Bradley Beal partners up with Gatorade for educational program

Former Florida Gator and current Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal is among the athletes that have partnered up with Gatorade this year in his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri.

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Téo’s Gelato celebrates National Ice Cream Month with new flavors

On hot summer days, swarms of Austinites seek refuge in Téo Espresso, Gelato & Bella Vita, cooled by salted caramel, berry and pistachio flavored gelatos.   Located in Austin, Téo Espresso, Gelato & Bella Vita  is an Italian-based gelato and coffee shop. Founded in 2003 by UT alumnus Matthew Lee, the shop has won several [...]

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