Things to look forward to in 2017 (that won’t totally suck)

I don’t think I need to recap how tough 2016 was for many people and, to be perfectly honest, it looks like 2017 has...

Best Portland places to dance your body right

Let’s make one thing clear: “Get fit” is not a synonym for “get thin.” Big bodies in motion are one of humanity’s most beautiful expression...

Driving in Portland: Are you wasting money?

Portland State is a commuter college. On-campus housing, and even housing near campus, can be very expensive. The majority of PSU students are heading...

The prodigal son returns to Sin City

The last time I was in Las Vegas, I was a fundamentalist Christian, young-Earth creationist and closet homosexual. Now, over a decade later, I...

Are you feeling entrepreneurial?

Previous articles in this column have focused on how to score a better-than-average job after graduation. However, what if you don’t want to work...

Communication and context: seeing the whole picture

How often have you been involved in a conversation that you either did not understand at all, had no place participating in or did...

Taking online courses can benefit you

Online classes are not that terrible. I remember being worried about taking an online course for the first time in college: My academic advisor...

Who’s lying to me now?

If there are two things I’ve been obsessed with for the past couple of months, they've included following the news and watching The Walking...

Divide and Automate

As a species, we are poised at the brink of a transformation unlike any before. The ancestor of this coming metamorphosis was not political...

Finding hope and safety on our Sanctuary campus

Everything feels different now. I’m not sure how to clearly define it, but everything is most certainly different. Our fundamental values have been shaken...

What the holiday is like for students staying on campus

We’ve almost made it through fall term! By the end of this week, final papers and exams will be finished. Time to head home for...

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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....