Off-campus events calendar: Aug. 1–7

Featured Event CABARET 4th Annual Oregon Burlesque Festival Aug. 3–5 Dante's $20–50, 21+ Scores of glittery dancers and performance artists gather to showcase the wide national range of styles in...

On-campus events calendar: Aug. 1–7

Featured Event FESTIVAL 18th Annual Portland Iranian Festival Saturday, Aug. 5, 11 a.m. South Park Blocks Free, all ages Cultural festivals offer intercultural exchange, which is more important than ever...

Gluten-free peanut butter cookies

As one of the women in my Creative Writing program says, “Peanut butter is my one true love.” It’s true: Without peanut butter, I wouldn’t...

Summertime reading catch-up: Catherine Lacey’s ‘The Answers’

Catherine Lacey’s prose is stirringly (sometimes hauntingly) precise. The novel is composed of dense passages plunging into thought spirals, and the complexity with which...

Intergenerational femme-punks: Blondie, Garbage at McMenamins Edgefield

Waiting in rush hour traffic gives me ample time to replay Blondie and Garbage's new albums: Pollinator (2017) and Strange Little Birds (2016). The...

Off-campus events calendar: July 25–31

FEATURED EVENT PARADE 2nd Annual Portlandia Mermaid Parade Noon, Saturday, July 29 Japanese American Historical Plaza Free, all ages Celebrating both the eponymous Raymond Kaskey sculpture and "the living culture...

On-campus events calendar: July 25–31

FEATURED EVENT FILM Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988) July 28–30, multiple times 5th Avenue Cinema $4–5 (free w/PSU ID), all ages "I'm not bad, I'm just drawn that way." I...

Summertime reading catch-up: 2017 indie book roundup

Fall's indie books are here, and whether you’re interested in prison drama, dystopian science fiction, or a nonfiction page-turner, these five indie debuts may...

I’m melting, I’m melting, I’m melting for you

There’s a bounty of wonderful things that a student can get from the free Harvest Share and Food Pantry here on campus. But what...

Seven veggie heavens

It’s harvest season in Portland, and that means fresh, locally grown produce is in season and available at your neighborhood market. If you’re looking...

The best of the booths

The smell of fresh baked bread. The sound of bubbling espresso and dark roast coffee. The sight of bundles of colorful flowers. These few...

News

Arts & Culture

Solve for Why: Allie X’s Technology, Identity-Influenced Art Pop

It's been three years since Beyoncé performed behind the word FEMINIST in larger-than-life lights. It's been five years since 2011 was declared "the year...

Dutch baby pancakes

Opinion

Guam stuck in middle of bigger d*ck contest

It’s hard to ignore the news circulating about Trump and North Korea. The coverage ranges from the Atlantic calling it the “worst problem...