Sherri Wright spent most of her life in the wrong body. She made her transition five years ago. She was sixty-six years old.
Fans play the eliminator game at College Football's biggest party outside of the University of Phoenix stadium before the Oregon Ducks face the Kansas State Wildcats at the 42nd annual Fiesta Bowl. (Tess Freeman/Emerald)
Julie Bacon kisses her girlfriend Lisa during the University of Oregon's demonstration for National Coming Out Day on Thursday Oct. 11th 2012. The LQBTQA student group organized a kiss in at 1:55 p.m. to demonstrate against harassment the group received earlier that week.
Square Dancers from various clubs around Oregon gather at the Emerald Square & Round Dance Center every Friday and Saturday night to square dance. Most dancers have been square dancing for 30 or more years.
Corey Stoneburg was sent to Snake River Correctional Facility in 1995. He spent sixteen years in prison and was released this past July. He moved into Sponsors Inc., a transitional housing unit for those getting out of prison, and they helped him get a job as a cook as a restaurant down the street. "Its not about what mistakes you make to get into prison," Corey says. "It's about what you go when you get out.
Margarito Palacio, president of The Small Farmers Project, works on an organic strawberry and raspberry outside of Eugene, Oregon. The farm is run by himself and seven other Latino families who spilt the work, costs and the earnings.
Greg Kirby gets makeup put on him by a friend in the backstage make-up room in the EMU on March 17th before the LGBTQA annual student drag show. The LGBTQA puts on the event every year in order to raise awareness about the LGBTQA community. (Tess Freeman/Oregon Daily Emerald)
Oregon track and field sprinter English Gardner from Voorhees, NJ set the American Junior Record in the 100 meters with a time of 11.03. Gardner will compete this weekend in the Pac-12 championships at Hayward Field and in the 2012 Olympic Trials.
Kim Conley celebrates after finishing third in the women's 5000 meter run and qualifying for the USA Olympic team in the 2012 Olympic Trials.
Oregon forward Achijah Berry almost receives a kick in the face during the Oregon ducks game against the Arizona State sun devils on Saturday Oct. 21st. The ducks fell short at the end of the second half and lost 2-1.