It’s been a busy, busy week of shooting for the photo desk! Thankfully, in between all the chaos we’ve managed to come away with a fantastic group of images from the last 7 days. We sincerely hope you enjoy them. Also, we want to know what you like, so vote for your favorite “Photo of the Week” in our comments section!
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Gonzaga's Jordan McCann takes off from the blocks with the rest of the Women's 800 Meter Run field during day one of the Oregon Relays at Hayward Field on April 22. (Aaron Marineau/Oregon Daily Emerald)
Freshman outfielder Kyle Garlick dives for a line drive during Oregon's 14-3 victory over Portland on April 19. Garlick helped get the Ducks' offense started with a leadoff walk during Oregon's seven-run thrid inning that put the game away. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)
Journalist and Oregon alumni Jere Van Dyk (right) talks to former Oregon track teammates Wade Bell (middle) and Gary Lineburg (left) after his speech in the EMU Ballroom on April 20, about his experience as a prisoner of the Taliban in 2008. (Rachelle Hacmac/Oregon Daily Emerald)
Boise State runner Shea Hanson splashes into the water on April 23, during the Women's 3000 meter steeplechase at Hayward Field. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)
Noam Chomsky enters Columbia 150, greeted by thousands of fans waiting for a chance to hear him speak on April 20. A line started forming at 4pm, and reached all the way to 13th and Kincaid. Thousands of people showed up for the event but only 844 were accommodated between the lecture room and overflow in the PLC. (Rachelle Hacmac/Oregon Daily Emerald)
Ducks Running Back Lache Seastrunk (15) explodes past defenders during spring practice on April 19. Seastrunk is up against stiff competition for the starting running back position with returning starter and Heisman Trophy finalist LaMichael James and Kenjon Barner expected to fill in the number 1 and 2 position on the Ducks' depth chart. (Aaron Marineau/Oregon Daily Emerald)
A crow searches for twigs in the trees above the EMU breezeway on a balmy April 20 evening (Aaron Marineau/Oregon Daily Emerald).
Oregon infielder Courtney Cleo attempts to steal 3rd base during the Ducks' 7-1 victory over Oregon State at Howe Field on April 21. Ceo contributed 2 runs and a RBI in 3 at-bats during the win. (Aaron Marineau/Oregon Daily Emerald)
21-time World Record holder Craig Blanchette focuses on the track during his victory in the Men's 1500 Meter Wheelchair race at the Oregon Relays on April 22. Blanchette finished with a time of 3:44.19, more than 16 seconds faster than the second place finisher. (Aaron Marineau/Oregon Daily Emerald)
Thaddeus Moore, Sean Schock, and Ethan Abramowitz work to set up sound equipment for the Broadway musical Wicked at the Hult Center on April 19. Wicked will be running at the Hult Center until May 1. (Rachelle Hacmac/Oregon Daily Emerald)