Dr. Shaoyu Pu of the University of Nevada gives a presentation on Chinese international relations. Photo by Miles Sanguinetti

China Town Hall gives insight into U.S.–China relations

A live broadcast of the National Committee on U.S.–China Relations’s 2014 China Town Hall event—featuring former U.S. President Jimmy Carter—recently…
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Simon Fowler shows the miniature prototype his team uses in research. Dyed water is pumped through the ultraviolet filtration system and it is then placed under a sunlight simulator. Photo by Jaime Dunkle

Sustainability grant accessible to student-led research groups

The Institute for Sustainable Solutions is offering a stimulus grant up to $2,500 to Portland State student and faculty groups…
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Former Student Fee Committee Chair Devon Backstrom (left) and current SFC Chair Alexandra Calloway-Nation (second from left), at a recent hearing concerning Student Media and Food for Thought. Photo by Jeoffry Ray

New Student Fee Committee chair elected to ASPSU

A new Student Fee Committee chair was elected into the Associated Students of Portland State on Friday. Alexandra Calloway-Nation replaced…
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The fear in my heart

Let’s get this out in the open right away. For years, I have suffered with anxiety and depression. It’s been…
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Oregon State Treasurer Ted Wheeler brought Measure 86, also known as the Oregon Opportunity Initiative, to the State legislature. Photo courtesy of the Oregon State Treasury

Measure 86: An investment for the future

The issue of funding higher education is on the forefront of most university students’ minds. Initiatives such as Pay It…
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Illustration by Rachael Bentz

Advice from a teacher

Thursday. Day four of the first week of fall term. My first week at Portland State. As I sit in…
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Slavoj Žižek will speak at Portland State on Friday, Oct. 31. Photo courtesy of UnB Agência through Creative Commons

PCPH to host Slavoj Žižek and Jean-Pierre Dupuy talk

The Portland Center for Public Humanities at Portland State will host Slavoj Žižek and Jean-Pierre Dupuy in a talk titled…
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Mouthfeel: A review of Ravenous

If there’s one thing which Hall & Oates, Nelly Furtado and Stephanie Meyer are absolutely positive about, it’s the appeal…
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Choreographer Jirí Pokorný directs dancers of the Northwest Dance Project in their Lincoln Hall practice space. Photo by Jeoffry Ray

NW Dance Project to premiere three performances at Lincoln

Northwest Dance Project will be lighting up Lincoln Hall’s performance stage for New Now Wow, a showcase of three world…
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PSU running back Nate Tago, #25, at a viking football practice at the Stott Community Field. Photo by Devin Courtright

Nate Tago– part of the PSU brotherhood of running backs

The list of reasons why Nate Tago should come to Portland State and play football after high school in Southern…
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Alex Gordon, left fielder for the Kansas City Royals. Photo courtesy of Keith Allison through Creative Commons

Two reasons I love the Royals

By now you’ve heard the number: 29. It’s been 29 years since the Royals last made the postseason, ending the…
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Freshman running back Steven Long drives through the Lumberjacks' defense. Photo courtesy of Steven Brenner/PSU Athletics

Dominant rushing performance chopped down by the Lumberjacks

It was another tough week for the Vikings football team against their Big Sky opponent the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks. Heading…
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