Cannabis close to campus

If you’re 21 or over, a weed enthusiast, and new to the area of Portland State—whether as a student, faculty, or resident—chances are you’re...

To weed or not to weed: Marijuana legalization debate

As of this month, 26 states and the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana in some form. Seven of those states and Washington, D.C....

Dear Stoner

Growing up in rural Illinois, I was always told that drugs of all kinds were bad news, even weed. It was known affectionately as...

Weed science 101

Since recreational marijuana has become legal in Oregon, you may have noticed a familiar, skunky scent more often or walked into a dispensary yourself...

Incr-edibles

Sometimes, just sometimes, you have to branch out and turn over a new leaf. So why not try out some edibles? The recipes below...

US marijuana timeline

1862 — Advertisements for hashish candy appear. 1910 — Mexican immigrants are smoking “marihuana.” 1936 — Reefer Madness shows how smoking pot turns good folks into...

Getting top pot for your dollar

Balancing homework, social life, employment, and getting high can be pretty challenging, especially on a desperate student budget. Additionally, blazing is not always the...

Uncle Sam versus the devil’s lettuce

Cannabis has been a popular plant of controversy for thousands of years. In the U.S., this is no exception. The U.S. loved cannabis in the 1800s Imported...

No smoking, no chewing: other ways to get your green

Imagine a world where marijuana isn’t demonized or illegal. Imagine a world where hemp is used for basically everything because of its eco-friendly properties...

Puff, puff, I’ll pass

The last few years have been paradigmatic in terms of legal and social attitudes toward recreational marijuana use, especially since a number of states,...

A few green music recommendations

Everyone has different taste in everything: movies, books, ice cream flavors, driver’s seat position, shoe size etc. No topic of interest, however, has a...

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Arts & Culture

On-Campus Events Calendar: April 25-May 1

Featured Event CONFERENCE Queer Students of Color: Decolonizing Queerness April 28–30 Smith Memorial Student Union $10–$25, all ages The seventh annual Queer Students of Color conference centers around the role...

Opinion

Uncomfortably advanced tech

It’s an afternoon in early April, and I’m reading a story about workers in Sweden implanting microchips into their bodies. The story itself isn’t as...