Portland State tackles homelessness with POD Initiative

Portland State University is no stranger to innovative, community-driven design. The School of Architecture's Center for Public Interest Design works toward serving the underserved:...

Tree smashes into SMSU during snow storm

Watch the video of snowfall on the PSU campus. Martin Pantoja/PSU Vanguard On the night of Tuesday, Jan. 10, the city of Portland  was hit...

BOT approves deferred maintenance bond

The Portland State Board of Trustees held a special meeting via telephone conference due to bad weather and the closure of campus. BOT unanimously...

2016: Portland State looks back and forward

As students recover from their holiday adventures, the roller coaster ride of 2016 nears its end. Through the highs and the lows, Portland State...

MLK Day of Service 2017: CANCELLED

UPDATE 1/13/17 11:05 a.m.: According to a tweet sent by Oregon Campus Compact, the 8th annual MLK Day of Service has been cancelled due to...

Influenza season: So hot right now

Influenza season is upon us at Portland State, and if you haven’t received your flu shot yet, there is still time to protect your...

Crime blotter Dec. 27–Jan. 2

Dec. 27 Vandalism Smith Memorial Student Union Someone vandalized the kitchen. There is no suspect information. Dec. 29 Theft 1 Lincoln Hall Over the past two weeks four network switches have...

Crime blotter Jan. 3–8

Jan. 3 Criminal mischief Broadway Building Graffiti was found on the north wall. Theft from vehicle Blumel Hall A student’s Subaru Legacy was broken into and a few miscellaneous items...

Crime blotter Dec. 5–18

Dec. 5 Attempted Fraud by Identity Theft Portland State A PSU student reported to CPSO that somebody had attempted to open accounts using his social security number. Theft...

PSU begins ‘Four Years Free’ program to help students pay for...

In October, Portland State announced its new “Four Years Free” program, allowing Oregon residents who meet certain requirements to attend PSU tuition free after...

Board of Trustees discusses campus safety, food insecurity and mental health

Portland State Board of Trustees met to discuss the state of the university on Dec. 1. During the three-plus hour meeting student government, faculty,...

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Woes of the queer and the well-fed

Not a Baby Gay Writes: I finally came out last year as a lesbian and it took me a long time to make that choice....

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Woes of the queer and the well-fed

Not a Baby Gay Writes: I finally came out last year as a lesbian and it took me a long time to make that choice....