Students line up for assistance in front of the Financial Aid Office in Neuberger Hall. Photo by Devin Courtright

Ballot measure to create state financial aid endowment is defeated

Oregon State Ballot Measure 86, also known as the Oregon Opportunity Initiative, was defeated in the general election on Nov.…
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Senior Omar Obeid takes a look at the current supply at the Reuse Room. Photo by Christopher Sohler

Give, take, share at the PSU ReUse Room

Despite its small appearance, Portland State’s ReUse Room is making an impact on campus sustainability. In the last fiscal year,…
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The Portland Streetcar picks up passengers at the University Plaza stop on the PSU campus. Photo by Christopher Sohler

New TREC website moves transportation studies at PSU forward

The Center for Transportation Studies has marked Portland State as a leader in transportation research since its initiation in 1966.…
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The Smith Memorial Student Union's fourth floor offers one of the only gender-neutral bathrooms on campus. Photo by Jeoffry Ray

Restroom equality

When you find yourself barreling down the corridors of Portland State with an irritated bladder full of spent coffee, looking…
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Photo by Jeoffry Ray

Group projects and the introvert

“Yay, another group project!” said no introvert ever. It’s nearing the end of the term, which means students are knee-deep…
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Public Domain image via Eranb through Wikimedia Commons

Red flag warnings

Recently, I was walking through campus, and I overheard two young women discussing a third friend, and how that friend…
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'I was the Cat,' by Paul Tobin and Benjamin Dewey. Oni Press/2014

The same thing we do every night, Burma

In writer Paul Tobin and illustrator Benjamin Dewey’s I Was the Cat, Allison Breaking is a news reporter at heart,…
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Forgive Me if I Told You this Before cover. Ooligan Press/2014

Ooligan Press to publish novel on equal rights fight

There is a new voice on the horizon. It’s the voice of author Karelia Stetz-Waters, whose new book, Forgive Me…
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Try borax, olive oil and grapefruit juice for a homemade facial cleanser. Photo by Christian Profeta

DIY beauty recipes to match your budget

Harsh winter weather can really do a number on skin. Between constant hand-washing to avoid getting the plague and dry,…
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Tiegbe Bamba fights through the Linfield defense. Photo by Devin Courtright

Duck Hunt

The Vikings men’s basketball team traveled to Los Angeles to open their season against the heavily favored University of Southern…
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Cincinnati Bengals Quarterback Andy Dalton during a 2013 warm-up. Photo courtesy of Emeybee through Creative Commons

Fantasy football: The playoff push

Here it is, fantasy football folks, we’re just about one week away from the playoffs. I’m here to provide helpful…
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Junior Amanda Boman runs against the University of Portland during the Big Sky Cross-Country Triangular Meet. Photo courtesy of Larry Lawson/PSU Athletics

Distance runners are the best in years

The Portland State Vikings women’s cross country squad competed in the NCAA West Regionals last Friday, finishing 17th out of…
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OPINION

The Smith Memorial Student Union's fourth floor offers one of the only gender-neutral bathrooms on campus. Photo by Jeoffry Ray

Restroom equality

When you find yourself barreling down the corridors of Portland State with an irritated bladder full of spent coffee, looking…
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