Author Archives: Jason A Williams

About Jason A Williams

I am currently enrolled at the University of Oregon preparing to graduate in June of 2011. I love technology and am looking forward to establishing myself as professional in the industry. This blog is a collection of not only what I work on in class but it is also a way for me to write about what interests me most, technology.

Goodpasture Development Moving Forward Despite Appeals

By: Jason Williams When the residents at Willamette Oaks first heard that a new development would be constructed next to their campus on Alexander Loop, they were shocked to learn that the new multi-family development could include up to 1182 … Continue reading

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Whitaker Neighborhood a place of Reality

By: Jason Williams The Whiteaker neighborhood is continuing its long tradition of pumping out business that have lofty dreams and a heavy dose of reality with the stomach in mind. “The neighborhood has a Key West Vibe with a Northwest … Continue reading

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Local Cinematographer Livin’ the Dream

By: Jason Williams Self-diagnosed with attention deficit disorder and sipping on a Red Bull, Ryan Welch is doing what he loves: telling stories. Six years ago, the 31-year-old Eugene native moved back home with a dream and little money. Today he sits atop … Continue reading

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Twitter Stalking for A Profile

In looking for a fresh take on people in the Cal Young I decided to do a Google Map search to see what photographers/videographers called the area home. I figure that as I move forward in my career in media … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: NY Times Saturday Profile 7/24/10

This profile about Mr. Yu Keping, from the New York Times, is all about someone who is breaking a social norm for his country. He is a Chinese politician that is raising the topic or idea of democracy in a … Continue reading

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Business is Filling in Along Coburg Road

Development forges ahead in the Northeast corner of Eugene despite a slow recovery from the nationwide recession. By Jason A Williams When the Ducks are away you must watch them play, but where you say? If you live in the … Continue reading

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Q&A with head of the Cal Young Neighborhood Association

By: Evan Sernoffsky / Video By: Jason Williams / Photos By: Matt Debow Eugene, Ore–Tonya Spears, head of the Cal Young Neighborhood Association, sat down with the Reporting1blog to answer questions about what she thinks are the area’s most important … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: iPhone 4 “AntennaGate”, A Q&A With Steve Jobs

By: Jason Williams Being the nerd that I am, when it came time to do this media analysis on Question & Answer sessions I could only do one thing; look at a Q&A session on the heated topic of “Antennagate,” a … Continue reading

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Get to know your neighbors in Cal Young, they’ll let you eat of their fridge!

The Cal Young Neighborhood is not only the largest in Eugene but it also one of the most diverse. With just about everything to do from shopping to eating to watching movies, the area boasts some of the best entertainment … Continue reading

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Cal Young, main streets are getting a face-lift while neighborhood streets crumble.

By Jason Williams Around just about every corner of the Cal Young Neighborhood there is construction, at least on the main roads, turn down roads though like Bond Lane or Roland Way and keep your eyes open for potholes. As … Continue reading

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