Drag Queens, Former Mayor Remember LGBTQ Icon

Dressed in everything from traditional mourning attire to ballgowns and platform stilettos, about 200 people gathered on Nov. 5, outside Darcelle XV's Showplace to...

Understanding Contemporary Art: Did I Miss the Point?

How do you feel when an artwork in such a formal space doesn’t make sense to you? A piece might have a hollow taste...

A drop in the ocean: Portland State Chamber Choir’s ethos of...

The Portland State Chamber Choir can add two more achievements to its long list of successes: It's the first American choir to compete in...

On-Campus Events: Nov. 7–13

FEATURED EVENT FESTIVAL 33rd Annual Wordstock Literary Arts Festival 9 a.m. Portland Art Museum $15–18, all ages Portland's biggest book and literary festival, featuring big names like Ta-Nehisi Coates, Lidia Yuknavitch,...

Off-Campus Events: November 7–13

FEATURED EVENT FILM FESTIVAL 1st Annual Portland Asian Film Festival Nov. 10–18 Cinema 21 $7–60, all ages Thirty films of varying genre and national origin screen for Portland's first-ever film...

Poetry and Performance Art: Open Mic Night at Parkway North

You may not have realized a poetry/prose/performance blow-out was happening on campus on the evening of Oct. 19, running so late I had to...

‘Star Trek’ still boldly representing as no one has represented before

Star Trek is back again on our screens—or rather streaming—with its latest incarnation: Star Trek: Discovery. Originating in 1966, the show has been considered not only...

“All Hands on Deck:” WWII Musical a High Energy Affair

All Hands on Deck! a new 1940s show, created by writer-choreographer Jody Madaras, features over 40 show tunes tied into a smooth storyline riddled...

Dear Jessandra

Dear Jessandra, I know I should quit smoking cigarettes, but I don’t actually want to. How can I convince myself and others that my vice...

Journey to end domestic violence begins with mile-long walk in high...

Food, music and flowers are common sights at the Portland Farmer’s Market, which has been taking place in the North Park Blocks of Portland...

Off-campus Events Calendar: Oct. 31–Nov 6

FEATURED EVENT FILM FESTIVAL 13th Annual HUMP! Film Festival Nov. 2–11 Revolution Hall $20–25, 21+ Dan Savage's juried film festival shows works featuring elements of amateur porn. Tuesday, Oct. 31 DANCE PARTY Night...

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