Local Siberian wildfire smoke reaches Oregon Siberian wildfire smoke reaches Oregon (Photo Gallery) (Video)
The smoke visible in the air of Eugene on Sunday and Monday is from wildfires burning in Siberia, according to the National Weather Service, the NASA Earth Observatory and the "Smog Blog" maintained by the University of Maryland.

Eurasian Conference puts students to the test on international issues

The 2015 Eurasian Conference is a chance for hundreds of sophomore students to tackle global issues by representing different countries around the world in a mock United Nations summit.

Eugene librarian named Employee of the Year

Friday the OLA presented its 2015 Library Employee of the Year Award to Margaret Harmon-Myers, Adult Services Library Assistant at Eugene Public Library. The award was announced at the annual OLA conference held this week at the Eugene Hilton. 

'It's On Us' campaign takes place at UO for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The school is putting on several events each week throughout April in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.