Holidays on stage in PDX

Get in the holiday spirit with a live performance of a classic play, musical or parody. Here are a few live stage presentations throughout...

How to party for New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is still weeks away, but as the holidays fly by, it will be here before you know it. And if you’re...

Holido’s and don’ts

Do the holidays confuse you? Alarm you or make you nervous? Are you not sure whether to hate or embrace the red Starbucks cups,...

Tree lighting ceremony turns everyone into Scrooge’s trolls

Nothing prepared me for the mayhem I was about to face. Even the crows were avoiding the chaos as they perched high in the...

Budget-friendly gifts

It can be difficult to afford holiday gifts for your friends and loved ones on a student's budget. With that in mind, here's a...

News

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...