“Cloud of Petals” Grows Common Language Through Cliche

I experienced the virtual reality and short film exhibition Cloud of Petals, by the artist Sarah Meyohas, at its Portland opening reception on Dec....

Attendance high at Kurdish Culture Night

Kurdish Culture Night took place at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 30 in Smith Memorial Ballroom. The annual event is organized by the Kurdish...

Portland Soup Company prepares to leave town

After serving for nine years in Portland State’s iconic food cart pod, the Portland Soup Company is packing its bags. The closure set to...

How to Handle the Holidays When You Don’t Believe in God

I was a Christian for 20 years before I lost my faith in God and spent the next decade-ish reconstructing a new version of...

Water by the Spoonful Uses Ugliness as Material

Adrian Baxter’s saxophone performance was my introduction to Artist Repertory Theatre. Jazz relates to Water by the Spoonful’s supporting character Yazmin Ortiz (Crystal Ann...

On-Campus Events Calendar: Dec. 19-25

FEATURED EVENT DANCE Sultanov Russian Ballet Academy Saturday, Dec. 23, 1 & 5 p.m. Lincoln Performance Hall $25, all ages The Sultanov Russian Ballet Academy is a pair of Beaverton...

Off-Campus Events Calendar: Dec. 19-25

FEATURED EVENT DANCE Frogz Dec. 19–Jan. 7 Imago Theatre $18–38, all ages Imago Theatre is both a venue and an independent theater company. Frogz debuted in 2000 to international acclaim, and...

One last night in Neuberger

  Nov. 30 marked the last evening Portland State's Neuberger Hall would host a gallery as it stands today. After a donation from Fariborz Maseeh, Ph.D...

Ask Jessandra: Anita Newjob

Dear Jessandra, I have been having a problem at work with one of my coworkers. She is very young and also my superior. She acts...

Pump the brakes on fast fashion

Recently, while out searching for a cozy and fashionable coat to get me through the winter, I decided I would take on the challenge...

Portland’s Lovecraft Bar sold after owner accused of sexual assault

After a post accusing Lovecraft Bar's owner of sexual assault and sympathizing with white supremacists traveled across Portland social media, the bar made a...

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Arts & Culture

‘I Am Cuba,’ a Soviet technical marvel

However you feel about the politics of a pro-Castro drama funded by the Soviets screening on Portland State campus, you owe it to yourself...

Opinion

Walking the line

In the last 2 1/2 months, 73 men in powerful positions have been accused of sexual harassment. The majority, an astounding 47, have lost...