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PSU makes “cradle-to-career” progress

On Nov. 7, Portland State President Wim Wiewel announced progress made at PSU because of the partnership with All Hands…
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The PSU Board of Trustees votes by hand on a proposed amendment to the contentious campus safety measure. Photo by Jeoffry Ray

Board of Trustees authorizes hiring of campus police force

On Thursday, Portland State’s governing body, the Board of Trustees, approved a resolution to introduce a sworn police force into…
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The running track around the tennis court in the Stott Center, the current home of PSU Athletics. Photo by Christopher Sohler

Student Fee Committee considers Wiewel’s proposal for future of Student Union and Viking Pavilion

On Monday, Nov. 17, Portland State President Wim Wiewel paid a visit to the Student Fee Committee’s meeting in Smith…
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Members of the PSU student union speak against the arming of campus police during a recent demonstration in downtown Portland. Photo by Jeoffry Ray

An alumna against arming officers

Dear Board of Trustees and President Wim Wiewel, I am writing today to protest against the arming of Portland State…
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Photo illustration courtesy of David Tran through Creative Commons

Looking good in the long run

In the beginning, before your new significant other comes over, you prepare. You look your absolute best every time you…
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Illustration by Jordynn Alexander

Bucket list 101

Last spring, I was adjusting my plans so I could graduate at the end of fall term when my advisor…
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Singer and songwriter China Forbes sings classical arias with instrumental backing from the PSU orchestra at "A Room with a View." Photo by Miles Sanguinetti

A look inside PSU Orchestra’s “A Room with a View”

China Forbes (of Pink Martini fame) burst onto the stage with the Portland State University Orchestra to give a lucky…
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Yuelu Academy, one of historic China's most prestigious institutions of higher learning, was one of the locales discussed by Dr. Walton in her presentation. Image courtesy of Linda Walton

East Asian Program explores Confucian landscapes

A recent lecture by Dr. Linda Walton, former director of Portland State’s Institute for Asian Studies, explored the history behind…
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Portland drag queen Poison Waters stepped up to host the Fashion and Style Awards after a no-show by celebrity Daniel Baldwin. Photo by Devin Courtright

Portland Fashion and Style Awards celebrate burgeoning community

Sparkles, studs and feathers were all on hand at the third annual Portland Fashion and Style Awards on Nov. 9,…
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La Bamba

Tiegbe Bamba, Portland State’s 6-foot 6-inch, 205 pound senior forward, has helped the Vikings basketball team get into an early…
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Bryce White drives the ball against Willamette. Photo by Devin Courtright

A Viking and pilot clash

An intercity matchup is up next for the Portland State men’s basketball team at the Chiles Center in North Portland.…
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Shaq Richard breaks loose from an Idaho State tackler. Photo by Devin Courtright

Dam…Cup rivals win at Providence Park

In their final game of the season Friday night, the Portland State Vikings battled against the fifth-ranked Eastern Washington Eagles…
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Matt Pronesti readies to return serve. Photo courtesy of Larry Lawson/PSU Athletics

Doubling down on PSU Tennis

Since Mitch Somach’s singles title win in the fall season of 2011 at the Corvallis City Championships, Portland State men’s…
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