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Horoscopes for the week Jan. 25

Aquarius January 20-February 18 Otters often hold hands so they don’t float away from each other while sleeping. You could … Continue reading Horoscopes for the week Jan. 25

Professor Paul Collins is one of five faculty Media Board members, who will decide on the fate of student publications in delinquency. Miles Sanguinetti/PSU Vanguard

State of the media

The Portland State Student Media Board held a public meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 20 to determine the fate of two … Continue reading State of the media

left to right: 'another step in your career ladder' - Snow Roller | 2014; 'What's the Deal with the Devil?' - Murder Mystery Party | 2014

Bandcamp backlog

Bandcamp can sometimes be an intimidating place, full to the brim with promising new music just begging to be discovered. … Continue reading Bandcamp backlog

Jon Raymond at festival America in 2010. Courtesy of Camille Gévaudan through Creative Commons

Emmy-nominated screenwriter to give exclusive talk

The Portland State film program will host a talk with Oregon screenwriter Jon Raymond on Feb. 4 to discuss his … Continue reading Emmy-nominated screenwriter to give exclusive talk

Suki's KJ Chris Green will hand the karaoke reins to KPSU starting Jan. 30. Christian Profeta/PSU Vanguard

KPSU to host karaoke night

Portland State’s student-run radio station, KPSU, will take over karaoke at Suki’s Bar & Grill on Jan. 30 for KPSU … Continue reading KPSU to host karaoke night

Dr. Jeffrey Alexander of the University of Wisconsin explains the history of beer in Japan at a recent PSU lecture. Miles Sanguinetti/PSU Vanguard

Edo know much about Japanese beer, but this talk helped

Doctor Jeffrey Alexander of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside held a lecture on Jan. 15 entitled “Brewed in Japan,” about the … Continue reading Edo know much about Japanese beer, but this talk helped

'Strong Female Progtagonist' - © Brennan Lee Mulligan & Molly Ostertag | 2015

Deconstructing the Strong Female Protagonist

Good representation in media is a limited resource. There aren’t many examples, and the ones that exist are often very … Continue reading Deconstructing the Strong Female Protagonist

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Horoscopes for the week of Jan. 18

Capricorn December 22-January 19 We’re almost at the end of your reign, Cappie, and I know you’re not quite ready … Continue reading Horoscopes for the week of Jan. 18

Patrons view an assortment of prints produced by PSU alumni. Jeoffry Ray/PSU Vanguard

Autzen Gallery exhibits local printmakers

At a table in the back, a student rolls a dab of ink into a flat square of color. The … Continue reading Autzen Gallery exhibits local printmakers

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Suit up, Rangers: Portland Comic Con is coming

Thousands of costumed, wide-eyed and excited fans and celebrities will fill the Oregon Convention Center from Jan. 23—25 for the … Continue reading Suit up, Rangers: Portland Comic Con is coming

Dr. Tugrul Keskin in Beijing, in Dec. 2014. Courtesy of Tugrul Keskin

East Asian Studies series examines Chinese Uyghur culture

Dr. Tugrul Keskin, assistant professor of International and Middle East Studies at Portland State, spoke on the politics, history and … Continue reading East Asian Studies series examines Chinese Uyghur culture