Sex in the media and the problems that come with it

Your favorites are ­problematic. The rape culture in ­America is ubiquitous, and the best and most popular media isn’t exempt from this. In America, nearly...

The ol’ bump ‘n’ grind

The time is right. Conditions are almost perfect. The only thing between you and a night of sexiness is the right soundtrack. Don’t be...

Hey! Put a lid on those sexy times!

Do you live in a dorm room? Are those walls paper-fucking-thin? Of course they are, that’s part of the charm of living in a...

Dil-dos and dil-don’ts: A beginner’s guide to sex toys

When it comes to sex toys, it is important for you to think outside of the box—quite literally. It’s okay to be curious and...

Dick pic etiquette

Modern technology has greatly changed sexuality as we understand it. Why, it feels like just yesterday I was meeting eligible women in bars and...

Safe sexting to keep you sexy

Sexting subculture is a real thing, so much that celebrities are getting hacked and their nude photos are being posted online. Sending sexually explicit messages...

Student insurance at SHAC

Portland State requires every student taking five or more credits to enroll in a valid health insurance plan. PSU provides a student insurance plan...

Treat yo’self to a healthy mind

You can exercise and eat all the raw kale you want. You can study six hours per day and get eight hours of sleep...

Student resources on campus

Center for Student Health and Counseling 1880 SW 6th Avenue, University Center Building Medical and Counseling Services: 503–723–2800 Dental Services: 503–725–2611 Testing Services: 503–725–5301 www.pdx.edu/shac/center-for-student-health-and-counseling La Casa Latina 229 Smith Memorial...

How to be kinky

Are you in an unsatisfying relationship? Something missing in the bedroom or life in general? Whether you’re just bored or you’ve been curious...

More sleeping, less cramming

Last term during dead week, as I was walking to my morning class, I was stopped by a woman standing in the bed of...

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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...