Ford speaks during the Legacy Tour to a crowd outside of Jump For Joy Christian Learning Center, formerly the Highland United Church of Christ where the panthers once served free breakfast to children. Alex Wittwer/PSU Vanguard

Keeping history alive

Legacy tour preserves the Black Panther Party The Black Panther Party legacy tour is like walking into the past.  Kent Ford, founder of BPP Portland Chapter, in collaboration with Vanport…

‘Stranger in a Strange Land’

Hung on the walls of the Portland State Native American Student and Community Center for the Annual Palestinian Cultural Night were two of local Palestinian-American artist Kanaan Kanaan’s tapestries. One…

Haru Fest (Japan Night 2019)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9PHMV8PbbA The Japanese Students Society of Portland State hosted their annual Japan Night this year on May 8. This year the theme is Haru Fest to welcome the cheerful spring...

Sharing Indian culture with PSU

The Portland State Indian Student Association hosted their annual event Sanskriti, which translates to “culture” in Hindu, a celebration of Indian music, food and culture. The event was held on…