Tag Archives: bikes

Reporting 101 Enterprise: Bicycle culture growing in Pac-12 programs

Pac-12 conference gear up more bicycle programs to students and communities By Nicholas Filipas In today’s world with rising gas prices, cars hogging up the roads, crumbling infrastructure and high tuition, college students in need of transportation across campus and … Continue reading

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Enterprise: Community Aid in Bike Changes

People often believe that they don’t make a difference with their votes and voices. This can be a big obstacle in getting people to give their input and vote. Having an impact nationally to some is not likely. Cities like … Continue reading

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Outdoor Program sets the bar for do-it-yourself bike repair

Between the whirling sounds of tools scraping against metal and a classic hip-hop Pandora station seeping through speakers, Aaron Rourke drowns all outside noise and concentrates on replacing a broken tire valve like he’s done this his entire life, when … Continue reading

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Bicyclists approve ballot measure to fix Eugene streets

Measure 20-197 could give new life to nearly 74 lane miles of Eugene streets By Nicholas Filipas J361 Reporter A majority of topics that are discussed during the Presidential elections between President Barack Obama and former governor Mitt Romney tend … Continue reading

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Ballot Measure 20-197 receives support from Bicyclists

Elections are upon us, and issues nation wide and local call the attention of Americans once again to review and decide what will be important factors to vote on for the future. Among these national issues are how our future … Continue reading

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Midterm for #J361, Fall 2012

Here’s the midterm that the #J361 students are taking today, October 24, 2012. Midterm, Part I • Every numbered question in this portion is about the book Inside Reporting, by Tim Harrower, and nothing else. They are about the book, … Continue reading

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Observation at 13th and Patterson (J361)

Eugene, Ore. – Just like any other weekday, the streets of Eugene, Oregon are busy with different kinds of motorists and foot traffic going to various destinations on a lovely Friday. The corner of 13th street and Patterson is no … Continue reading

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Blue Heron Bicycles (J361)

Since serving the University of Oregon and Eugene area for the past 26 years, the Blue Heron Bicycle shop has seen plenty of bicycles and new and experienced riders throughout the years. Located on 13th avenue next to the University … Continue reading

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Bike Riders J361 Dani Dyer and Branden Andersen’s Group

Walking, driving, or riding around Eugene, it is hard not to notice all of the bike riders who are making their way to various spots around town. Riding bikes and choosing more economically feasible ways to get around than driving … Continue reading

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