Your degree does not define you

Hello, everyone! This week, I'd like to take some time to reflect. I've been at Portland State for almost three years now, and I...

Comparison is an artist’s drug of choice

It’s easy to joke about artists taking drugs, but there’s only one drug that all artists truly take: the act of comparison. Obviously, comparison is...

Letter to the editor

We’re writing in regard to your recent article “PSU Adjuncts: The problem with being a part-time instructor” (Feb. 13, 2017). Thank you for bringing...

Sweden stood with us after Bowling Green

Donald Trump recently made headlines again when, at a campaign-style rally in Florida, he justified the travel ban and a crackdown on immigration by...

Volunteering spotlight: Passion Impact and Friends of The Children

Volunteering is a great resume builder as explained in a previous article from this column. It's an opportunity to display interests to potential employers...

Too noisy at this birthday brunch

Oh, the Noise writes: So I've finally moved into my first apartment with a new friend from classes, and I'm having a kind of sensitive...

The responsibility of free speech

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of...

Are you wasting time while you could be making money?

The average millennial spends 315 hours per month using electronics for entertainment, and 160 of those hours are spent on videos alone according to...

Amazon patents floating warehouses in the sky

Amid the furor over the U.S. presidential election and the general bustle of the holiday season, there was one news item that went largely...

The Second Amendment vs potential grizzlies

These past few weeks have been busy for those of us working in the media. We have inaugurated a brand-new president, there have been executive...

Buzzwords: the words that break or build us

There is no denying that we are in the midst of the most divisive time in recent history (because the great and all-knowing interweb...

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Arts & Culture

#Artists4BlackLives

Revolución Coffee House hosted Don't Shoot Portland’s monthly “Second Saturday Social Justice” meeting led by Teressa Raiford on May 13. The small cafe on...

Opinion

Trumpcare: Are we any better off with this new plan?

The House of Representatives passed Trumpcare, or the American Health Care Act, on May 4. While the bill still has to make it through...