Subpar advice: Grinding up those pills

This Torso Again Writes: So I dated this guy for about a year and then the spark fizzled and we became friends. I had to...

Events for the week of Jan. 11–17

Featured Event Reel Music Festival Whitsell Auditorium 934 SW Salmon Street Fee: varies (free-$10 per film) Now in its 34th year, the Reel Music Festival is...

Arts & Culture 2016 year in review

If there’s something we all can agree on, it’s that 2016 was one hell of a tumultuous year. But all is not lost; apathy...

The prodigal son returns to Sin City

The last time I was in Las Vegas, I was a fundamentalist Christian, young-Earth creationist and closet homosexual. Now, over a decade later, I...

Subpar advice for the holidays

A mega dose of Subpar Advice to help get you through the bumps of winter break life. I do hope you'll miss me because...

PSU Orchestra ‘Remix’ features David Bowie

How does one erase months of classroom-induced stress? By basking in the wondrous reverberations of the Portland State Orchestra, performing downtown on Dec. 7...

Winter break event listings

Need something to do when you finally get bored from a lack of homework? Here are some ideas to keep you from going stir...

PSU student among those arrested at recent anti-Trump protests

Two weeks in and it’s already ancient news that 120 people, including several Portland State students, were arrested during a demonstration in downtown Portland...

Tripping on Drumpf

Wanting to Resist writes: For those of us opposed to a Trump presidency, and for those of us who fear important Supreme Court cases will...

Events for the week of Nov. 30–Dec. 4

FEATURED EVENT Holiday Ale Festival Pioneer Courthouse Square 11 a.m.–11 p.m., Nov. 30–Dec. 4 Fee: $35 (advanced or at door), VIP Packages available 21+ For 21 years, this outdoor...

Enter the Vanguard’s Holiday Coloring Contest! Win prizes!

This week's print issue features a coloring page on the back cover. Pick up an issue around campus or print it from this post. Color...

News

Arts & Culture

Woes of the queer and the well-fed

Not a Baby Gay Writes: I finally came out last year as a lesbian and it took me a long time to make that choice....

Opinion

Swiping for love in all the wrong places

We live in a convenient world. Whether you enjoy having food delivered to you, speaking face to face with friends thousands of miles away,...