Student Saad Moghaddas donates blood during the joint SHAC/Red Cross Blood Drive. Christian Profeta/PSU Vanguard

PSU donates 453 pints of blood at Red Cross blood drive

Portland State and the American Red Cross host a blood drive every term for students, faculty and members of the … Continue reading PSU donates 453 pints of blood at Red Cross blood drive

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General scholarship applications due Feb. 1

Portland State’s scholarship applications are due Feb. 1. The applications are open to graduate and undergraduate students, including students transferring … Continue reading General scholarship applications due Feb. 1

Michael Coon is a PSU School of Architecture graduate and the lead student designer for the parklet project. Coon created this rendition of the SoMa Parklet on March 9, 2014. Photo illustration courtesy of Michael Coon

Architecture students design public parklet, funds underway

Portland State architecture students are developing Portland’s first public parklet. Under the guidance of Assistant Professor of Architecture B.D. Wortham-Galvin, … Continue reading Architecture students design public parklet, funds underway

Freshman Max Griggs in the PSU Park Blocks. Adam Grace/PSU Vanguard

Toxic air is no fair

As an asthmatic, I must say that I am very excited about the prospect of Portland Parks and Portland State … Continue reading Toxic air is no fair

Limited access and greeters checking resident IDs are measures currently employed during a security renovation at Montgomery Hall. Silvia Cardullo/PSU Vanguard

Montgomery greeters: temporary and unnecessary

I, like most students, enjoy feeling safe on campus. It’s nice being able to walk to and from class without … Continue reading Montgomery greeters: temporary and unnecessary

Writing Center tutor Brian Rozendal assists student Kaila Watts on a writing paper. Christian Profeta/PSU Vanguard

Tutoring: A vital component to success

Let’s talk tutoring. I’ve been a tutor at the college level for three years. Full disclosure, I do not tutor … Continue reading Tutoring: A vital component to success

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Horoscopes for the week of Jan. 18

Capricorn December 22-January 19 We’re almost at the end of your reign, Cappie, and I know you’re not quite ready … Continue reading Horoscopes for the week of Jan. 18

Patrons view an assortment of prints produced by PSU alumni. Jeoffry Ray/PSU Vanguard

Autzen Gallery exhibits local printmakers

At a table in the back, a student rolls a dab of ink into a flat square of color. The … Continue reading Autzen Gallery exhibits local printmakers

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Suit up, Rangers: Portland Comic Con is coming

Thousands of costumed, wide-eyed and excited fans and celebrities will fill the Oregon Convention Center from Jan. 23—25 for the … Continue reading Suit up, Rangers: Portland Comic Con is coming

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Sports Schedule

Men’s Basketball PSU @ Weber State Thur. Jan. 22, 7:05 pm PSU @ Idaho State Sat. Jan. 24, 6:05 pm Women’s Basketball … Continue reading Sports Schedule

Portland State's mascot, Victor E. Viking. Courtesy of PDXvik through Creative Commons

#REPPSU?

Last week the Oregon Ducks got mopped up in the first ever College Football Playoff National Championship game against the … Continue reading #REPPSU?

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Resolution in the face of meh

I’m sure by this point that most of you have already considered, many times, giving up on whatever you had resolved … Continue reading Resolution in the face of meh