Wings—an appetizing holiday sports snack

If you watch sports and eat meat, chances are high you’ve feasted upon hot wings before. They may well be the perfect food to...
Science gifts at Finnegan's

Science Geek Holiday Guide

For science geeks, this list of locations, events, and shopping ideas is a great place to start celebrating the season of axial tilt in...

Local crafts to make your holiday shopping easy

As we approach the holidays, it’s daunting as a college student on a limited budget to pick out gifts that are both affordable and...

Ultimate holiday adventures for student parents

Portland offers dozens of events and activities for students with children to enjoy throughout the holiday season. Whether you love to look at lights,...

Gift guide for the sports fan in your life

As grocery stores trade in bags of candy and costumes that make your dachshund look like a hotdog for nutcrackers and plastic trees with...

NBA on Xmas day—why?

The NBA season officially starts at the end of October. Opening night is a slate of what could potentially be big games (if it...

Black Thursday

The holiday season is fast approaching. For many this means spending much-needed time with family. For others it means taking part in religious traditions...

SAD to the world

Fall term is nearly over. The trees are losing the last of their leaves, and Portland State is getting ready to settle in for...

The frugal, festive holiday feast

The holidays are the perfect time to gather the family and plunge into a waistline bulging array of foods so bad for you they’re...

Holiday events to warm the cockles of your heart

Portland is a town of weird holiday events. Once December hits, you’ll be drowning in curly shoes, superfluously placed faux white fur and bells...

No money, no problems

The time for holiday gift-giving will be here before you know it. Chances are your family and friends are tired of getting festive pajamas...

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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...