Video games for the closet agoraphobe

Hate going outside, but love nature and video games? Me too! When I look out and see Mt. Hood, I sometimes wish I were hiking...

Pacific Crest Trail get ready guide

So, spring is coming and you want to make your break actually feel like you did something, instead of just passing you by with...

The novice camper’s survival guide

Choose your poison: backpack camping, car camping, trailer camping, beach camping... saying you’re camping when you’re actually staying in your friend’s cabin in Yosemite? Good...

Don’t party next to these plants!

Now that summer is just around the corner, many of us are bound to find ourselves outdoors for some wholesome camp ragers. However, before...

The hunger pangs

Winter is nearly behind us and spring is tantalizingly close. Despite our infamous rainy weather, we Portlanders can't wait to get outside for a...

Super Smash Bros. smashes on after 17 years

The Super Smash Bros. club at Portland State hosts weekly gaming sessions in Smith Memorial Student Union. The recognized student club brings together an...

Tips and tricks for when you can’t get outside

Spring is just around the corner, but if we’re being honest, that means that there are plenty more rainy days ahead. Although this is...

Five people to avoid outside

Outdoor activities exist as a vacation from our mundane office jobs and the rigorous efforts of school. Rather than remaining cooped up all day, one...

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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...