Author Archives: myraymreames

A Death in the Family

Mark Musgrove gave his mother CPR on the deck of a snorkeling boat during a family vacation in Hawaii. Back home, in Eugene, Oregon, Mark’s brother Jeff was packing his bags to meet up with the rest of the family … Continue reading

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Growing Up With The Nutcracker

Before the 1950’s a family in the U.S might go to church to celebrate Christmas. They would shop in department stores, sing Christmas carols, and decorate the Christmas tree. What they didn’t do before 1954 is have dreams of the … Continue reading

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Q&A with Bob Gyles, Letterpress designer

 Bob Giles has been a print designer using the letterpress for many years. His dad was a printer and he worked at the Register Guard doing their printing before they went digital. He now has a small out-of-home print shop … Continue reading

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Students Won’t Mind Increased Fees on Campus

By Myray Reames EUGENE, Ore.—Students at the University of Oregon might be facing a steep hike in fees in the next few years, but student not paying their own tuition said they might not notice the change in their bills. … Continue reading

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What Makes the Design for Snowfall So Good

I saw the Snowfall article at the beginning of September when it was released and gawked at the design and integration of multimedia with the rest of the journalism world. The beautiful moving gifs instead of photos, unique way of … Continue reading

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Four Best Designers to Follow on Twitter

Graphic designers and type designers are all over twitter. A lot of influential people in the business use twitter to connect the design community. I have found many people helpful to follow to see not only work being produced but … Continue reading

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Eugene Marathon Running Strong

EUGENE, Ore.—Residents of Eugene said that the security of the Eugene Marathon will not change due to the Boston Marathon bombings. The marathon will begin at Agate Street in front of Hayward field on Sunday April 28th, thirteen days after … Continue reading

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Student’s Attitudes Towards Journalism

     EUGENE, Ore.- All students are using social media today but only 40 percent said they will follow links on social media sites to news according to a survey of underclassmen. Today, consuming news online and on social media … Continue reading

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Beat Blog: Typography and Graphic Design

When we consume media we read and are told stories through design. Graphic design is relevant when I go on the internet, read a magazine, a poster, use my smart phone, or read a sign. It is a way of … Continue reading

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Introducing Myray Reames, Visual Storyteller

I am Myray Reames, a double Journalism and Advertising major. I am interested in focusing on photojournalism and multimedia reporting as well as production and design in advertising and branding. I am passionate about covering subjects ranging from dance, physical … Continue reading

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