PSU’s gorgeous strings

The trouble with unfretted stringed instruments—specifically the classical violin family—is they inherently sound bad. It takes years of practice to develop the skills necessary...

Woodwinds transform differences into beauty

It’s a little weird to group everyone in the Woodwind Area together for one recital, but that’s what the Portland State School of Music...

Power Without Pain: interview with Hamilton Cheifetz

After spending the last 40 years at PSU teaching cello, Professor Hamilton Cheifetz said, “I’m still smiling!” Cheifetz has one of those famous smiles,...

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Arts & Culture

Shadow of Demons: from Africa to Afru Gallery

In a nondescript industrial building in Buckman, demons, flesh-eating beasts and frightening human faces cover the walls, painted in vibrant colors on canvases made...

A Mercurial muse

Events Calendar Nov. 13–19

Opinion

#WontBeErased

The discrimination administration has struck again, this time targeting transgender and LGBTQ+ rights. A memo leaked by The New York Times reported the Trump administration...