Crime Blotter August 11–18

August 11 Exclusion University Center Building Officers contacted nonstudent Garrett Farley, who was wandering the building’s fourth floor. Farley was…
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Crime Blotter July 28–August 10

July 28 Unlawful Delivery of Heroin Officer Denae Murphy and Officer David Baker observed nonstudents Thuy Nguyen and John Cavalli…
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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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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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These nasty undead knights are one of the enemies that you will encounter throughout Crown of the Sunken King. ©FromSoft

Prepare to buy Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King

July 22 saw the release of Crown of the Sunken King, the first DLC episode for FromSoftware’s Dark Souls II.…
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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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The PSU Vikings scrimmage during their first practice, in preparation for the Fall season. Photo by Devin Courtright

Vikings football looking for a big 2014

With fall term approaching, Portland State Vikings football is getting ramped up and underway. The Vikings are looking to improve…
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Photo illustration by Devin Courtright

PSU Golf shaping up for another stellar year

Portland State golf returns this fall as the Big Sky champion for the seventh time in 12 years. Last year, for…
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Kasi Clark practicing her bump at the Stott Center. Photo by Devin Courtright

Volleyball hopes to win more championships

Have you ever wondered why one player wears a different colored jersey than the rest of their team in volleyball?…
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