Weed like to meet you: Angela Bacca and Whitney Beyer

The personalities within the pot industry are as diverse as the number of available strains, each with their own background and opinions on the...

Know your rights before you light

It’s here, it’s legal, it’s marijuana. Since the legalization in July of last year, dispensaries have been popping up left and right selling to...

Cannaparisons: laws and prices around the world

Marijuana use is widespread all around the world. Despite this, certain countries range from very strict to completely legal when it comes to cannabis...

Weed like to meet you: Jeremy Plumb

Jeremy Plumb Jeremy Plumb is the Bill Nye of pot science, and his enthusiasm bubbles over for the plant’s medical and therapeutic properties. “This is...

Don’t go tokin’ all Willie Nelson

We'd like to provide a friendly reminder that Oregon's legal weed does not apply on Portland State's campus. As a state university that receives...

In the garden of events, baby

Portland State's Environmental Club is holding its Earth Week celebration April 20 through April 23. Various university departments and resource centers are also hosting Earth...

Free stuff is green stuff

Being a student in Portland can feel like a financial death sentence. Amidst yet another tuition increase—between the housing crisis and the skyrocketing price...

Future uncertain for university green spaces

Due to Portland State’s community garden closure this year, student residents who applied for garden plots for the 2015–16 school year have yet to...

Get to know the neighborhood

Portland’s dispensaries are as varied as the city itself, with every budtrepreneur offering their own version of the ideal cannabis buying experience. For those...

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Arts & Culture

The importance of independent foreign films

The Film Southasia Festival, hosted by Portland State in April and May, showcased rare documentaries and nonfiction films from South Asia. The films brought...

Opinion

Can the swamp drain itself?

With the revolving door of pundits and figures who are metaphorically shooting themselves in the foot, I have to wonder—can the swamp drain itself? “Drain...