Blind veteran Don Carlo lays groundwork for the Vanguard

Losing one’s sight can be a travesty; for founding Vanguard editor Don Carlo, it just meant that he needed to adapt. He used strips...

ENIAC to Mac: 70 years of computer evolution

International hacking conspiracies, Wikileaks, the internet of things: What they all have in common is technology's transformation from communications convenience to cyber security nightmare....

PSU alumni who have really broken the bar

Portland, Oregon has been receiving its fair share of fame in recent years, but a look back at former Portland State University students reveals...

Headlines through the ages

Throughout the years, the Vanguard has sought to report the news and represent a campus with ongoing progression and cultural shifts. The following is...

Light up those Lucky Strikes

Throughout this paper’s 70-year history, there have been some weird, wacky and wonderful headlines that have helped propel us through the ever-changing culture of...

Music and culture, Vanport to Vanguard

In the summer of 1946, the good people of Portland were putting the big war behind them and settling in for some serious baby...

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Arts & Culture

A judgement day: Palahniuk’s latest

The scariest thing about Chuck Palahniuk’s Adjustment Day is that it’s not as scary as real life. Don’t get me wrong: It’s terrifying. It’s...

Opinion

Viking Voices: Brandee Dudzic

Brandee Dudzic is a Portland State student in the Conflict Resolution Program. On Friday morning, June 29, at exactly 3:09 am, my phone rang. I...