Las Mujeres celebrate sixth annual Latin Night

The sixth annual Latin Night event, organized by student organization Las Mujeres PSU, was in full swing on the evening of Friday, Feb. 2...

This week around the world Jan. 22–28

Jan. 22 Liberia: New president promises crackdown on corruption Former international soccer star George Weah has been sworn in as president in Liberia’s first peaceful...

Entrepreneurship booms in Japan

Portland State alumnus Hajime Kuwayama returned to campus Tuesday, Jan. 16, to lecture on a unique aspect of Japanese culture: the booming entrepreneurial scene....

Protests grip Pakistan

In an increasingly connected world, when tragedy strikes, the whole world feels tremors. Such is the case with young Zainab Ansari of Kasur, Pakistan....

This week around the world

Jan. 15 Libya: Tripoli airport closed after violent clashes Fighting broke out between two armed groups in the Libyan capital resulting in at least...

Korean American Day showcases cultural pride

Portlanders celebrated Korean American Day with bibimbap and a culture show at the Old Church downtown Jan. 13. The holiday honors the first arrival of Korean immigrants into the United States in 1903 and their contribution to American culture.

This week around the world Jan. 6–13

Jan. 7 Syria: Air strikes continue in Eastern Ghouta At least 17 civilians—including four children—were killed in a series of airstrikes carried out by Syrian...

Attendance high at Kurdish Culture Night

Kurdish Culture Night took place at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 30 in Smith Memorial Ballroom. The annual event is organized by the Kurdish...

This week around the world: Dec. 9–16

Dec. 12 Washington, D.C.: White House contradicts Tillerson on North Korea talks Days before heading to a Security Council meeting on North Korea with other...

New lecture series explores diplomacy, development and foreign affairs

Portland State's Middle East Studies Center launched its Careers in International Affairs and Development Series with a talk by Adjunct Professor Peter Bechtold, “Career...

Volunteer conversation program opens cross-border dialogue

For the past 15 years, Portland State’s Volunteer Conversation Program has acted as a bridge connecting American students with international students from PSU's Intensive...

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Vikings Snapshot Feb. 11–Feb. 25

Track and Field Sunday, Feb. 11 PSU at UW Indoor Open Alex Cisneros broke the school record in men's 3,000 meters with a finish time of 8:16.45....

On-Campus Calendar: Feb. 20-26

Opinion

Cat declawing is inhumane

Look down at your hands. Imagine if the part of your finger above the knuckle disappeared. What tasks could you perform? How would this...