Gilman Scholarship makes the dream of studying abroad reality

For many students, the chance to study abroad seems like a grand opportunity that is financially out of reach. With a little digging into...

This week around the world: Sept. 23–29

​Sept. 24 Germany Angela Merkel was re-elected chancellor of Germany for a fourth time in federal elections that also saw the far-right Alternative for Germany...

Globalization bites: street dogs with a twist

On the corner in front of Portland State's Branford Price Millar Library sits a small blue food cart. It's called Dogs and Fries, and it's...

Support without borders: scholarships for international students

Christina Luther, director of International Student and Scholar Services, and Jill Townley, associate director of International Student Life, sat down to explain the many...

Scholarship and funding resources for DACA students

Paying for college can be challenging for students from all walks of life, but students who are undocumented or enrolled in the Deferred Action...

This week around the world: Sept. 16–22

Sept. 16 Cairo, Egypt The life sentence of overthrown Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi was upheld by an Egyptian court, charging the former president with damaging...

President Shoureshi: Who is he?

Who is Portland State University's president? As new students arrive on Portland State’s campus, many may not be aware they're also under the leadership of...

Met with protest, AG Jeff Sessions doesn’t find sanctuary in Portland

United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions is in Portland today to discuss policies concerning sanctuary cities, a term used to describe a city that...

AG Jeff Sessions to appear this afternoon in Portland

AG Sessions will address DACA and sanctuary cities with Portland officials United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions is coming to Portland today. On Sept. 5, Sessions...

DREAMers deserve to stay

We are a country of immigrants. The Statue of Liberty, a prolific symbol of our nation says that we welcome “your huddled masses yearning...

How to say what you mean: Portland State’s political science faculty...

Terms like fascism, authoritarianism, neoliberalism, and socialism are heavily used and hotly debated in the news, popular media and our private and academic conversations....

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Arts & Culture

On-campus events calendar: Oct. 17–23

FEATURED EVENT FILM The Devil Probably (1977) Oct. 20–21, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 22, 3 p.m. 5th Avenue Cinema $4–5 (free w/PSU ID), all ages From the copy: "think La...

ART ‘Caught’ review

Opinion

Forget your identity; transcend your identity

Last year, I took the University Studies sophomore inquiry course, American Identities. On the first day of class, the professor requested that students introduce...