Crime blotter Nov. 16–22

Nov. 16 Unauthorized Entry of Motor Vehicle, Theft II Parking Structure III Officer Brian Rominger took a report from a student who stated that several hundred dollars of softball equipment…
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Laura Kutner (Left), the event's speaker, and Jazmine Kelly (Right), a history student at PSU, work on an apparatus for making yarn out of recycled plastic bottles. Miles Sanguinetti/PSU Vanguard

Nonprofit workshop turns trash into treasure

Laura Kutner—founder of nonprofit organization Trash for Peace—gave a talk at Portland State about starting a sustainable nonprofit and followed up with a workshop on turning common household trash into…
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Crime blotter Nov. 9–15

Nov. 9 Criminal Mischief III Smith Memorial Student Union Officer David Troppe responded to a report of offensive stickers in the men’s third-floor restroom. The stickers had been placed on…
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God's of Egypt

‘Gods of Egypt’ and a majority-white cast

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Down with the sickness

I started writing this article while I was ill on my (death)bed, desperately attempting to drink as much water with lemon, orange juice and tea with honey as I could….
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McDonald’s all-day breakfast: Another Renaissance for Western civilization?

This week I would like to turn to a topic that promises to have a lasting impact on our cultural landscape and may indeed mark a turning point for Western…
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Courtesy of animalkitty through Creative Common via Flickr

Restaurant: Salvador Molly’s

Step inside the eclectic walls of Salvador Molly’s for some tasty treats! The restaurant itself has an atmosphere that would expect you to believe they will charge you $3 for…
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Compassion and education are the framework for Vegfest

Northwest Veg organized the 11th annual vegan food and lifestyle festival, VegFest, at the Portland Convention Center on Nov. 14 and 15. What was originally a small affair at the…
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Still from "Untitled in Ireland" directed by Portland State film student Jaden Fooks. Courtesy of Dustin Morrow.

Students screen films made in Ireland

Student filmmakers screened their films, made during a summer study abroad program in Ireland, at 5th Avenue Cinema this past Friday, Nov. 14. Cinema Studies in Dublin is an education…
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ASPSU president’s email calls for mass student movement

Associated Students of Portland State University President Dana Ghazi issued a statement to the PSU body Tuesday afternoon calling for student action. The statement, titled “Time for Mass Student Movement,”…
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