WHAT THE HEALTH?!?

Portland State cares about the physical and mental health of its students. I’ll walk you through the need-to-know basics of personal health at PSU. Health...

So you enrolled at a commuter campus

Commuting to campus is a fact of life for many Portland State students. I commute to campus from Washington state at least three times...

Twitter apparently appropriate platform for military policy updates

As accustomed as I’ve become to hearing about Donald Trump’s controversial tweet-storms, I was stunned by his statements Wednesday morning banning transgender individuals from...

Grammar Cop’s guide to sidewalk etiquette

Hi there. Grammar Cop here. You know, the asshole who corrects you when you say something moronic like, “Nicky just invited Becka and I...

Jaw-st wanting some room to swim

The ocean poses as a scary place. No one knows how deep it runs. No one knows what kind of creatures delve in that...

The best of the booths

The smell of fresh baked bread. The sound of bubbling espresso and dark roast coffee. The sight of bundles of colorful flowers. These few...

Seven veggie heavens

It’s harvest season in Portland, and that means fresh, locally grown produce is in season and available at your neighborhood market. If you’re looking...

Can PSU dictate insurance choices?

Submitted by Portland State Student, Duane Best Apparently so.   According to Student Health Insurance, “The university had a mandatory health insurance plan that every...

Take advantage of local affordable CSA options

Summer is the season of fresh fruits and vegetables ripe and ready for us all to enjoy. Here in the Pacific Northwest, we are...

DIY window garden in five steps

Growing a flourishing garden comes with many benefits and rewards, but not everyone has a yard to make this a reality. There are many...

Bias or bullshit: a spotter’s guide

Fake news, fake news, fake news. We hear the phrase thrown around everywhere from the president of the United States to your Aunt Becky...

News

Arts & Culture

On-campus events calendar: Oct. 17–23

FEATURED EVENT FILM The Devil Probably (1977) Oct. 20–21, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 22, 3 p.m. 5th Avenue Cinema $4–5 (free w/PSU ID), all ages From the copy: "think La...

ART ‘Caught’ review

Opinion

Forget your identity; transcend your identity

Last year, I took the University Studies sophomore inquiry course, American Identities. On the first day of class, the professor requested that students introduce...