Kabuki dance drums performance returns to PSU

For the last 15 years, Laurence Kominz has been staging Kabuki performances right here on Portland State's campus. This year the show will be...
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Inverted aquarium from PSU engineering team demos at The Wet Spot

Drawn from inspiration seen on a YouTube video, Portland Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering Development Engineer Tom Bennett—with the aid of civil engineering...
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Thai pop stars grace new year event

On Friday, April 14, the Thai Student Organization presented a culture show for Thai New Year at Portland State University. The holiday is celebrated...
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Jewish students observe first Passover Seder event after difficult year

Portland State's Jewish Student Union organized its first Passover Seder on April 11. Event organizers said they were motivated to host the event after...
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Cannabis use helped him graduate

Marijuana has been legalized in 28 states for either medicinal or recreational purposes. Portland, being a major city in a state that has legalized...
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‘Wall’ at Vancouver pro-Trump rally keeps out protesters

On April 2, the "Rally for Trump and Freedom" in Vancouver, Washington happened relatively smoothly despite approximately one hundred protesters who attempted, unsuccessfully, to rush the barrier...
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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,...
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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.

Free speech or hate speech? Civil rights lawyer speaks at PSU

When Joe Cohn, legislative and policy director of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, brought his dialogue concerning free speech on college campuses...
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Smash Bros gaming tournament draws 200 to PSU

Portland State hosted SmashNest v14, a competitive Super Smash Bros. gaming tournament, on March 25. SmashNest was organized by Cascadia Associated Collective of Aspiring Winners,...

Professor of violin performs at the Noon Concert Series

On March 16, Portland State’s School of Music featured Dr. Tomas Cotik, a professor of violin, for the Noon Concert Series in Lincoln Hall. Watch...

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On-Campus Events Calendar: Aug. 22–28

FEATURED EVENT INDIE POP Haley Johnsen, The Domestics Friday, Aug. 25, 8 p.m. The Old Church $15–25, all ages This may be the first public performance The Domestics since they made...

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Guam stuck in middle of crossfire

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