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...

Getting involved: brains and crows for all

A big life changer for many students is the experience they have at college. A big part of that experience is interacting with others....

Majors: picking your nose is easier

The goal of college is to find a sense of direction and purpose. After you think you have that, you have to find a...

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...

On-campus study spots

Sometimes studying at home just doesn’t cut it. Maybe you need some sunshine, or maybe your roommate is practicing his drums and you need...

Places to go by streetcar

Portland is full of opportunities for adventure and exploration. As a Portland State student, you can explore many parts of the city using the...

Dorm room eating guide

I was the world’s pickiest eater when I was an undergrad. A combination of delightful sensory sensitivities, unhealthy eating habits, and shitty dining hall...

All for arts and Arts for All

You haven’t heard about Arts for All, have you? It’s simple: Arts for All is a program sponsored by the Portland-area Regional Arts &...

Beginner’s guide to dorm life

​Dorm life features prominently in the mythology of the college experience. Choosing where you live is also choosing how you live. Living on an...

What you need to know about financial aid at PSU

Portland State offers several financial aid programs and opportunities, from grants and scholarships to work-study and peer mentorships. Below is a list of available...

Don’t be a statistic: campus crime quantified

Every week the Campus Public Safety Office releases the previous week's crime reports so students can stay informed on recent campus crime activity. Below you...

News

Arts & Culture

Dutch baby pancakes

A good friend of mine introduced me to the Dutch baby pancake with an Instagram photo of one she’d made. When I asked her...

Opinion

Everyday paparazzi culture: respecting personal privacy in a digital age

Photography has become increasingly popular since the convenience of digital photography and smartphones. However, with the ease of use and sharing of pictures comes...