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Separating art from artist

With actors, entertainers, musicians and other artists under scrutiny for misconduct, addressing the age-old question—should we separate the art from the artist—has become increasingly...

Concordia University Can’t Get Away with LGBTQ+ Discrimination

The following Viking Voices was originally written as a Facebook post by Anthony Hudson, Portland State alumnus and has been shared with the author’s...

A look back at Vanguard’s 25 most read stories of 2017

It's been a tumultuous year in general, so it might come as little surprise Portland State Vanguard's most popular stories dealt with a rise in...

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    Father’s Day Pride

    I’m the daughter of gay fathers, but I’m also the daughter of the entire LGBTQ+ community. Because of this, I grew up with a...

    Tragedy will not stop the Viking horde

    Dear fellow Vikings, I am heartbroken for the victims of the horrific attack on May 25, a sentiment I am sure is shared by every...

    All-Gender Restrooms Are Our Right

    Submitted by Patricia Komoda, a Portland State University student majoring in history, with a concentration in public history, and Judaic Studies. Komada also volunteers...

    I am Muslim.

    Submitted by Sofia Nasaret Velasquez, Portland State student I am Muslim. This is very apparent because I wear a piece of cloth around my head...

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      Whether you’re seeking a long-term partner, friend with benefits or booty call, dating and hookup apps have permanently changed the way Americans date. There’s...

      How to Handle the Holidays When You Don’t Believe in God

      I was a Christian for 20 years before I lost my faith in God and spent the next decade-ish reconstructing a new version of...

      The holidays are rough, but you’re not alone

      I’m not ashamed to admit it: I hate the holidays. While my reasons are personal, I believe they’re important to share. If the holidays...

      Ask Jessandra: Anita Newjob

      Dear Jessandra, I have been having a problem at work with one of my coworkers. She is very young and also my superior. She acts...

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      The divide between art and science

      Educational funding in this country has always come with a narrative: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) is in crisis, and that’s what we hear...

      Unpaid internships: the good, the bad, the networking, the exploitation

      We’re graduating, and it’s time to face an important question: What’s next? As much as we might want to pirouette from campus straight into...

      It’s okay not to graduate

      A few days from now, thousands of Portland State students will walk across the stage at the Moda Center, but there will also always...