ASPSU president-elect addresses prior arrest at press conference

ASPSU president-elect Adam Rahmlow held a press conference yesterday at noon in the Smith Memorial Student Union's Browsing Lounge to address Friday's Vanguard article detailing his arrest last summer and the charges attending them.

Prior arrest surfaces for ASPSU president-elect

Details emerge about incident that took place while Adam Rahmlow served in ASPSU
ASPSU president-elect Adam Rahmlow was arrested outside of the Dixie Tavern last summer, according to Portland Police Bureau reports. He was charged with disorderly conduct, harassment, interfering with a peace officer, resisting arrest and attempted assault of a police officer. A jury convicted Rahmlow of one count of resisting arrest, for which he served a sentence of three days in Multnomah County Jail. He was acquitted of all other charges.

Is Portland prepared for peak oil?

Jim Jackson, adjunct professor of geology at Portland State, delivered a lecture last month for the Yachats Academy of Arts and Sciences titled "Peak Oil: All Geology is Local," which covered the history and future of oil production, the many estimates of how much oil remains and the fact that global analysis of these issues has little to do with how a country's energy policy is actually crafted.

KPSU launches new website

After Portland State's student-run radio station, KPSU, lost its AM signal last summer, the station's website suddenly became the de facto medium for broadcasting beyond campus.


Arts & Culture

Portland’s Lovecraft Bar sold after owner accused of sexual assault

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