Seattle Seahawks fans celebrate in the streets in response to their 2014 Superbowl victory. Courtesy of Dave Sizer through Creative Commons via Flickr

Two Words: “SEA” “HAWKS”

Blazers, Timbers and Ducks games are known to be the best fan experiences. All have reputations for being some of … Continue reading Two Words: “SEA” “HAWKS”

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Running under moonlight

We all run from conflict, from bills, from people, from school, from work, from our kids when they’re “it.” Why … Continue reading Running under moonlight

Allie Long (left) in a 2013 match against the Seattle Reign. Courtesy of Hochgeladen von Hmlarson through Creative Commons

Timbers & Thorns: Soccer City, USA

My favorite sporting event to attend at night would have to be a Timbers or a Thorns game, and it’s … Continue reading Timbers & Thorns: Soccer City, USA

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Blazers light up the night

The Portland Trail Blazers at Moda Center—there’s not a better seat in Portland. As one of the loudest home court … Continue reading Blazers light up the night

Derby contenders at a recent open scrimmage hosted by the Rose City Rollers derby league. Christian Profeta/PSU Vanguard

Derby night at the rink

I’ll admit to some bias. I play roller derby. Men’s flat track, to be precise. (The big inclined track that … Continue reading Derby night at the rink

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Even-ing yoga

After a long week of school and work, I enjoy nothing more than to attend my favorite Friday night yoga … Continue reading Even-ing yoga

Rowers of the PSU Crew Club overlook downtown Portland from the Willamette River. Courtesy of Cody Prouty/PSU Crew Club

Get on board with Crew Club

“It’s a lot like running,” said Crew Club President Emma Prichard when describing the physical challenges of rowing. Having developed … Continue reading Get on board with Crew Club

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Free food? No thanks

Portland State men’s basketball had its senior night last weekend. In the days leading up to the match against Sacramento … Continue reading Free food? No thanks


March 3–9

Men’s Basketball PSU @ Northern Arizona Thurs., Mar. 5, 5:30 p.m. PSU @ Southern Utah Sat., Mar. 7, 6 p.m. Women’s Basketball … Continue reading March 3–9

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Body Shaming: How we’re fighting the wrong war

Beauty standards in our culture are constantly evolving. In the ’40s and ’50s it was considered most beautiful for a … Continue reading Body Shaming: How we’re fighting the wrong war

NCAA March Madness | 2015

March Madness kicks off

It is that time of the year again, as NCAA basketball fans are gearing up for the madness of March. … Continue reading March Madness kicks off