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Finding LA’s best carbs

Over-consumption seems to be a common theme in every college student’s life. Typical binges consist of pizza, cold brews and lots of ice cream while watching excessive amounts of Netflix. My overconsumption similarly consists of carbs, lots and lots of carbs. I recently consumed enough bread to feed a small village, and let me be [...]

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K-State slides past Baylor to win the weekend series.

Bases loaded, two outs, bottom of the eighth inning. These are situations that baseball players live for. Well on Friday evening, senior catcher Blair DeBord cashed in on his opportunity to be the hero. With a score of 4-4, DeBord knocked one over to the Baylor’s senior second baseman Lawton Langford. The former second team [...]

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Wheelock responds to riotous activity in Dinkytown

By: Nicholas Studenski Vice President for University Services Pam Wheelock on Friday sent the most extensive response from a University of Minnesota administrator to the riotous activity in Dinkytown last week following the Gophers’ NCAA Frozen Four Thursday win and Saturday loss. read more

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Cal Poly walks off in extra innings vs. Cal State Fullerton

Evan Morter Follow @EvanMorter !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);;js.src=”//”;fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,”script”,”twitter-wjs”); It took 13 innings and more than four hours to decide the victor on Friday night at Baggett Stadium, but it took only one swing of the bat for junior right fielder Nick Torres and the No. 3 Cal Poly baseball team to win the series vs. Cal State [...]

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How to make the most of your matzah diet during Passover

For those of us away from home for the first time, Passover can be both an exciting and challenging time. The tradition of gathering with friends and family to retell the story of the exodus from Egypt, and of course to share in a wonderful meal, is one most Jews hold dear. It’s always fun [...]

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Album review: Uh Huh Her’s ‘Future Souls’ – Uh Huh Her’s new album brings some calm grooves to your summer playlist

Photo Courtesy of Looking for a new sound to get into for the summer? Following the release of their third album “Future Souls” on March 25, Uh Huh Her is coming to the Visulite Theatre on May 22, bringing their electro-pop soulfulness to our airwaves. In their newest album, as with the name sake, “Future Souls” [...]

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Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks conquer Washington State Cougars 6-3

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (29-10, 8-5 Pac-12) hosts the Washington State University Cougars (17-17, 7-6) at PK Park in Eugene on Friday, April 18. The Ducks played the Cougars in the first game of the series on Thursday, and beat them in a rainy matchup 11-1. Between Oregon infielder Mitchell Tolman being named national [...]

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Voices from the Divest Movement II: Action Through Public Shaming

As the push for fossil fuel divestment gains momentum across the country, most institutional decision makers are resisting the call to sell off investments in coal and petroleum (though there have been several brave exceptions). Harvard President Drew Faust wrote an open letter last week reaffirming her administration’s position against divestment and promoting weaker routes [...]

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Benoit Paradis: SSC player of the week

Tony D’Angelo Contributing Writer    Benoit Paradis, in his senior year, earned Sunshine State Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for his success during the week of Mar. 24. This marks the second time Paradis has achieved this honor, with the first during his sophomore year in 2012. His most recent award, however, is [...]

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