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Student government applications close

On March 20, students interested in running for Associated Students of Portland State student government turned in their elections packets, … Continue reading Student government applications close

Authorities said the victim was stabilized and conscious after being freed from the trapped car. No one else was hurt in the wind-caused accident on the afternoon of March 15. Photo by Jaime Dunkle

While you were away: Fallen tree traps driver on campus

A tree collapsed onto a red Jeep driving east on SW Market during a windstorm on March 15. Emergency responders used … Continue reading While you were away: Fallen tree traps driver on campus

An Aramark employee prepares food for a student in Greens to Go, one of several restaurants located in the Smith Memorial Student Union food court. Silvia Cardullo/PSU Vanguard

Local and sustainable food to increase on campus

A recent amendment to the Portland State Dining Services’ contract will soon bring more local and sustainable foods to campus. … Continue reading Local and sustainable food to increase on campus

student loan debt cartoon copy

Shouldering student debt is bad for the back

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Den of inequity

It’s just not fair, My roommate and I split a two-bedroom that has recently started housing three full-grown adults. His … Continue reading Den of inequity

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Make nighttime reflective gear mandatory for bicycle riders

Soon Oregon may take the somewhat unique step and require, by legislative fiat, that all bicycle riders wear reflective clothing … Continue reading Make nighttime reflective gear mandatory for bicycle riders

Subpop Records | 2015

‘I Love You, Honeybear’ wrestles with sincerity and cynicism

Who is Josh Tillman? The former Fleet Foxes drummers has released solo work under the name J. Tillman, creating soft … Continue reading ‘I Love You, Honeybear’ wrestles with sincerity and cynicism

'Safe from Harm' by Richard Moss, 2012. © Richard Mosse. Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.

Professor hosts talk on sublime exhibit The Enclave

The Portland Art Museum held a two-hour-long discussion about an existing art exhibit, The Enclave, led by Portland State Professor … Continue reading Professor hosts talk on sublime exhibit The Enclave

Image Comics | 2015

Hinges comic jumps from web to print

Meredith McClaren’s series Hinges started its life on Kickstarter, where the first book got funding to be brought into the … Continue reading Hinges comic jumps from web to print

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Their enemies tremble when they LoL

In our ongoing commitment to covering the multifaceted arenas in which PSU competes, the Vanguard will be covering The PSU … Continue reading Their enemies tremble when they LoL

Head coach Caleb Porter during a Timbers match at Providence Park on March 7, 2015. Courtesy of Ray Terrill through Creative Commons via Flickr

Timbers season opener

Timbers season always starts with a ton of buzz. They have one of the best, if not the best, group … Continue reading Timbers season opener

Kristen Rosenblum throws a flick up the line to Cecilia Baker during a Winter Term practice. Devin Courtright/PSU Vanguard

The Ultimate warriors

In the PLU BBQ 2015 Tournament, the Portland State University Men and Women’s Ultimate club teams looked to pick up … Continue reading The Ultimate warriors