Author Archives: amariena

Friendly Neighborhood Charter Schools Finding Their Way

Emily Burton is a master of organizing chaos. Five days out of every week, Burton gracefully moves through a homey classroom bustling with the sounds of small hands busy with tasks of every variety. Shuffling in between stacks of colorful … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bridging the Gap: Josh Chamberlain’s Journey Into Tea

BY AARON MARINEAU Josh Chamberlain’s hands sweep across the modern, black countertop of his shop. His rough fingers gesticulating nimbly in a delicately detailed dance that not everyone would recognize. Swish. Swish. Swish. His digits flash into positions with a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Midterm IV: Presidential Election Reactions in the Friendly Neighborhood

Presidential Election Produces Mixed Feelings in Friendly neighborhood Citizens’ voices a grab bag of concerns, favorites, candidates and issues in the Friendly neighborhood. By: Aaron Marineau Eugene–With the Republican presidential primaries in full swing, citizens of the Friendly neighborhood are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Friendly Neighborhood Profile Search

After much searching around the internet and strolling around the Friendly neighborhood for inspiration, I finally have settled on who I want to cover. For my profile on someone in the Friendly neighborhood I plan on talking to J-Tea International … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Creeping in the Friendly Neighborhood

The sharp creak of the wooden doors is the only sound that punctuates the mix of shuffling feet, steaming espresso machines, and whispers of good conversation. “Order up! One chai latte for here,” shouts a tall, thin, brunette girl from … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

My J361 Twitter Scavenger Hunt

Read my @Storify story: "Twitter Scavenger Hunt: #J361 Edition" http://t.co/3kXfnAR8 #storify #jrlweb #j361 — Aaron Marineau (@AAtronM) January 28, 2012

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Teachers Take to Twitter, Talk Education

Like we talked about in our last entry, technology is changing the way that the world works. Duh. Still, no where is this idea more prevalent than in the world of education. With teachers getting and sharing their new and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

University Students Weigh In On Chip Kelly Saga

The news of Oregon Football head coach Chip Kelly’s imminent departure to the NFL and last minute change-of-heart last night came as a blow to many University students. University freshman Josh Hettwer heard about Kelly’s flirtation with coaching the NFL’s … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Plethora of parks, shopping, make Friendly neighborhood ideal for families

Home to nearby shopping centers, rolling hills graced by some of Eugene’s quainter homes, and more parkland than even the most spritely dog would know what to do with, the Friendly neighborhood is living up to its name as one … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

National Education Beat Blog

My mother would always tell me, “I’m so glad you got out when you did.” An ominous statement in its own right, it became a sad truth when I first realized what she was talking about. My former high school, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment