Student in possession of firearms in custody

Portland State’s Campus Public Safety Office issued an alert this morning regarding PSU student Christopher Rantila, aka Christopher Kent, who…
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Lab attendants Saroj Bardewa, Bryan Martin and JP Grattan (left to right), overseeing the Broadway Building Integrated Digital Support Center. Photo by Chris Sohler

PSU awarded Transformation Planning Grant

The Association of Public Land-grant Universities announced on July 17 that Portland State has been awarded $225,000 as part of…
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(left to right) ASPSU Food Pantry workers Shaymaa Taha, Kathleen Steppe (Food Pantry coordinator) and Sean Comstock assist student visitor Joli Shempert. Photo by Chris Sohler

Realizing hunger and food insecurity at Portland State

Research conducted by the Portland State School of Social Work involving the issue of food insecurity with students found that…
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Are today's unions doing enough for their members? 
Strikers battle police with clubs and pipes during the 1934 Minneapolis General Drivers and Helpers Union strike. Photo courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration

State of a union

Unions nationwide were recently dealt a blow when the Supreme Court ruled that state-paid home care workers could not be…
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Clasroom at Cathedral High School in New Ulm, Minn. Photo courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration.

A-plus: Recognizing the Excellence of Teachers

Early on the morning of June 10, I woke up to terrible news. There was a shooting going on at…
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Anonymous signs posted on the sky bridge between Cramer Hall and Smith Memorial Student Union. Photo by William Elder

The Real Struggle

I think tired is a word that accurately sums up how a lot of us college students feel. It’s especially…
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Portland comedian Adam Pasi, Portland's Funniest Person second place winner, during a previous performance at Helium Comedy Club. Photo by Christian Profeta

Steven Wilber wins 2014 Portland’s Funniest Person contest

Helium Comedy Club wrapped up the fourth annual Portland’s Funniest Person contest Tuesday, July 22 with a sold out final…
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Photo by Rosie Yanosko

Summer brining project: A recipe for homemade sauerkraut

Born and raised in a Polish home, I am no stranger to sauerkraut. Cabbage is practically in my blood. Though…
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Rosace ceramic tile work decorating the roof of the praying room of the
Nasr Ol Molk Mosque (Qajar era) at Shiraz, Fars Province, Iran. Photo courtesy of Dynamosquito through Creative Commons

Andisheh Center to host 15th Annual Iranian Festival on campus

The Andisheh Center will host the 15th Annual Iranian Festival this Saturday, Aug. 2 in the South Park Blocks, between…
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Photo courtesy of Steve Brenner/PSU Athletic Department

Loomis, Edison named Preseason All-Big Sky

Just in time for Vikings football to get underway, the Big Sky has announced its 2014 Preseason All-Conference Team. Though…
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Derek Jeter bats against the Orioles in April, 2008. Photo courtesy of Keith Allison through Creative Commons

All-Star Game front for Jeter love-fest

Baseball, more than any American sport, is all about legacy, history and stats. Those attributes make the MLB All-Star game…
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The Portland Timbers, post-match, vs. AIK. Photo courtesy of Ray Terrill through Creative Commons

Soccer doesn’t end with the World Cup

The World Cup has been over for a while now and it may seem like soccer goes with it. 2018…
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