Blind veteran Don Carlo lays groundwork for the Vanguard

Losing one’s sight can be a travesty; for founding Vanguard editor Don Carlo, it just meant that he needed to adapt. He used strips...

ENIAC to Mac: 70 years of computer evolution

International hacking conspiracies, Wikileaks, the internet of things: What they all have in common is technology's transformation from communications convenience to cyber security nightmare....

PSU alumni who have really broken the bar

Portland, Oregon has been receiving its fair share of fame in recent years, but a look back at former Portland State University students reveals...

Headlines through the ages

Throughout the years, the Vanguard has sought to report the news and represent a campus with ongoing progression and cultural shifts. The following is...

Light up those Lucky Strikes

Throughout this paper’s 70-year history, there have been some weird, wacky and wonderful headlines that have helped propel us through the ever-changing culture of...

Music and culture, Vanport to Vanguard

In the summer of 1946, the good people of Portland were putting the big war behind them and settling in for some serious baby...

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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...