Screaming at books: Gail Godwin’s ‘Grief Cottage’

Everything about Grief Cottage called to me. The gorgeous cover. The summary. The author’s note. Gail Godwin refers to her interest in liminal spaces:...

420 Words with ‘Mistress of the Universe’ Patrick Buckmaster

Full Disclosure: The author of this piece is a current PR intern at Dante's and the Star Theater and has been hired by Patrick Buckmaster...

PDX downtown happy hour guide

I hate Portland. Finding a decent brunch spot is nearly impossible, you can't walk anywhere, and there’s just not enough coffee in this town of...

Butter my biscuits!

Biscuits are one of those delicious dishes that can be eaten right out of the oven and make your home smell like butter. (Julia...

Off campus events calendar: April 11–17

Featured Event MUSIC 11th Annual Billie Holiday Tribute Night Saturday, April 15, 7 p.m. Alberta Rose Theatre $15, all ages Over a dozen musicians across genres pay homage to Lady...

On campus events calendar: April 11–17

FEATURED EVENT KEYNOTE Feminista Jones Thursday, April 13, 5-9 p.m. Smith Ballroom (SMSU 334) Free, all ages The social worker, author and award-winning blogger speaks at PSU's 18th annual Take Back the...

Rock ‘n’ roll into spring

Ahhh, spring break: a week-long vacation (or staycation for us broke college kids) dedicated to relaxation, partying, and all around good times. But when...
video

Elvis Depressedly headlines KPSU concert

Portland State’s KPSU college radio hosted a lo-fi music event featuring Erik Phillips, Boreen, Clovver and the headliner act, Elvis Depressedly, on March 22,...
video

Portland State chamber choir ‘takes flight’ for international competition

The Portland State Chamber Choir presented their program called “Take Flight” on March 17, 2017. The choir is preparing to enter international competition.

Xiu Xiu brings anxiety to the main stage

On a breezy Wednesday evening at 8:25 p.m., I found myself waiting outside Holocene for an evening with Xiu Xiu, Force Publique and Mattress....

Events calendar: April 4–10

FEATURED EVENT MUSIC Vanessa Carlton Saturday, April 8, 9 p.m. Doug Fir Lounge $25–27, 21+ Joanne the Scammer's favorite pianist/songstress tours in support of her live albums, Earlier Things Live and Liberman Live....

News

Arts & Culture

On-campus events calendar: April 18–24

FEATURED EVENT FESTIVAL Earth Day Festival Friday, April 21, 11 a.m. PSU Park Blocks Free, all ages PSU's Environmental Club hosts a celebration honoring Earth Day, featuring related campus organizations,...

Cannabis close to campus

Opinion

Cannabis close to campus

If you’re 21 or over, a weed enthusiast, and new to the area of Portland State—whether as a student, faculty, or resident—chances are you’re...