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About bri2c

Studying journalism at the University of Oregon. I'm an avid equestrian, social media enthusiast, and lover of coffee, & travel. Born and raised in Boise, ID.

The Crisis in the Streets

“Clearly, there are a thousand and one scenarios for how someone can slip through the cracks. I’ll walk down the street and see a homeless person, and I’ll want to stop them and say, How did this happen? Where’s your … Continue reading

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Update on Enterprise story

The more I think about the quickly approaching due date for my enterprise story, the more I realize how much I still have to do.  While some aspects of my story are falling into place, there is still a lot … Continue reading

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Media Analysis – ‘Ballouville: Poverty With a View’

By: Brianne L. The enterprise story “Ballouville: Poverty With a View” by Deborah Peterson Swift originally appeared in the Harfor Courant.  The story intimately portrays several individuals who reside in a small area of poverty within wealthy Connecticut. Swift begins … Continue reading

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‘Good Karma Cheap’

By Brianne Limani The sun is out in downtown Eugene, and the corner of Broadway and Willamette Ave is bustling with people.  City workers are planting flowers along the streets, as a line begins to form outside the new Voodoo … Continue reading

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Development plans to fill downtown Boise’s pit still at a standstill

By: Brianne L. The large pit on the corner of 10th and Charnelton in downtown Eugene has been a heated subject among community members and community leaders.  However, it seems that downtown Eugene isn’t the only neighborhood faced with the … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: Betty White on SNL

By: Brianne L. I really enjoyed the article on popeater.com that highlighted Betty White’s performance on Saturday Night Live.  The article entitled ‘Vulgar’ Betty White Kills on ‘SNL’ Hosting Debut was well-written, interesting, and packed with links, videos, polls, etc.  The … Continue reading

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Downtown’s Loiterting Youth – More than Just an Inconvenience?

The amount of youth transients who populate the sidewalks, alleys, and puplic institutions in downtown Eugene is growing to an intimidating number and showing no signs of slowing. By: Brianne Limani Eugene, Ore — On a chilly Tuesday afternoon Eugene station and the … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: The Horsehead

By: Brianne Limani When you first enter the Horsehead bar/grill on Broadway and Olive in downtown Eugene the first thing you may notice (after your eyes adjust to the dim light) is a rhino head hanging on the wall by the … Continue reading

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“Diary” on Dilusory Parasites

By: Brianne Limani I found my media analysis article from a @longreads tweet that read “Diary. On ‘Delusory parasites’ ”.  I thought it sounded interesting so I followed the link to Jenny Diski’s article “Diary” on the London Review website.  … Continue reading

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Downtown Eugene Getting A Sweet Addition

By: Brianne Limani Eugene, Ore. is buzzing with talk of bacon maple bars as recently confirmed rumors spread about the expansion of the world-famous Voodoo Doughnut shop to downtown Eugene. Voodoo Doughnut founders Kenneth Pogson (aka Cat Daddy) and Tres … Continue reading

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