Vanguard seeking kinksters for the annual Love and Sex Guide

The Vanguard is currently polling as many kinky Portlanders as possible in regard to...sex... for our annual Love and Sex Guide! With some help, we created an...

WTF is a bear

Bears are a thing in the queer community. They're hairy dudes. Usually beards, often bellies, sometimes they smoke cigars and drink beer. Sometimes they...

Construction on campus: Will it ever end?

If you live on campus, you have likely been awoken by the sounds of construction. The constant pounding of jackhammers and grating of backhoes...

Too shy to be excited

Subpar Advice from the Sub-Basement Oh So Shy writes: So my sister has the most adorable kid ever. I've babysat a few times and I'm starting...

Letter to the Editor: Organizations in the Northwest are promoting hatred...

The presidential election has shown us unsettling realities in America and even in our home state. As students need to be more vigilant...

The true cost of dining a la food cart

How often a person goes out to eat can have a massive effect on their budget. Grabbing food outside of the house seems cheap on...

Searching for community on a commuter campus

Every day we wake up, get dressed and go about our business—each and every one of us. We are not that different. Students attending college...

Destigmatizing singledom

Valentine’s Day is the one day out of the year when romance blossoms. Your special someone pre-orders you some surprise flowers, or you wake...

One less truth

Just One Less Thing writes: I joined Facebook back before just anybody could be on, but now I don't really even go online anymore. I...

Where’s the coffee?

To say I love coffee would be an understatement. Like many college students, coffee is the fuel that keeps me running. Not only do...

Mistrust and skepticism of the CIA

In the first of surely many future presidential controversies, President Donald Trump has come under fire for his recent refusal to acknowledge the Central...

News

Arts & Culture

LARP it up, suckers: How to die at the end of...

LARP IT UP, SUCKERS: HOW TO DIE AT THE END OF MY MAGIC MISSILE Live-action roleplaying, or LARP, is the fine art of boffing a...

A serious laundry crisis

Opinion

Health care: Are you wasting money?

Health care is a new and tricky element for American consumers due to the Affordable Care Act. Most people over a certain age have...