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Michael Brophy

Portland State Monday Night Lectures: Michael Brophy | January 26

Tonight's Monday Night lecture at PSU features a local artist–Michael Brophy. PNCA has this to say about him: “Any Who's Who of emerging Northwest artists would have to include Michael Brophy.” Read more on PNCA's site here. From PSU: Jan . 26 : Michael Brophy Northwest artist Michael Brophy graduated in 1985 from the Pacific […]

Milk movie Premier, Arlene Schnitzer, Portland, Oregon

Review: Portland (Harvey) Milk Movie Premier Event at Arlene Schnitzer

By Saundra Sorenson It was fitting that the red carpet premiere of Gus Van Sant’s Milk opened with a riotous performance by March Fourth, a group of cabaret-inspired high school marching band refugees (and the requisite color guard hula girls and be-stilted cheerleaders), for, as visiting author John Hodgman put it at last week’s Wordstock, […]

I am ready for you, Portland.

Sunny October in Portland | Bring on the Rain | Daily Stank Image Bank

I am ready for you, Portland. Bring on the rain!! Taken on October 4, 2008 Photo By Amy Nieto What a difference a week makes. Not many days ago, it looked like we were in for the dark days of winter having passed fall and gone straight into Octobuary. Now, we are in perfect fall […]

Barack Obama's NCAA Basketball Bracket Picks

Barack Obama Picks Mississippi State Over Oregon Ducks; Kansas Over Portland State

Barack Obama is in Portland tomorrow and Eugene after that. I have a ticket to see him at Memorial Coliseum, but I am not sure if I can get there by 6AM (let's face it, 7:30 AM is a struggle) if that is what is needed to be assured of entrance. We'll see.. Anyway, I […]

March 9: Portland International Women's Day is On

This begins in about ten minutes and continues until eight tonight, plenty of time to get down there and enjoy. This was lifted from Portlandaphile. This Sunday you can catch performances by the amazing belly dance troupe Urban Berbers, the sassy, clever and beautiful hip-hop duo the Alphabetics, Rock n Roll Camp for Girls grads […]

Feb 29: Orange People Invade the Max Tonight | MAXJACK! | PSU

I got this message earlier today.  Being near the Rose Quarter Max stops just before 9PM could be interesting.  Info: MAX JACK This leap day, the (PSU) Communication Research Laboratory will be hosting MAXJACK! with two trains! Party ina Box will boarding the Red line at the airport, and the yellow line at the expo […]

Modern Age, Portland State, Smith Memorial

Jan 25: KPSU presents an all-ages show at The Modern Age | Portland State – Smith Memorial

The Black Black Black Here Comes a Big Black Cloud ShitFit Blast Majesty A Ghost Face Two Inches From Your Own Face Located in the basement of Smith Memorial on the PSU campus (SW Broadway and Harrison), this Friday's show starts at 7pm and has a sliding scale admission of $3-$5.

The Rainy States Portland Oregon

Sept 28, 29: The Rainy States at PSU and Satyricon

Sent over from Benjamin of the rainy states hello all. we just wanted to write and let you know about some shows we have coming up in the next couple of weeks. also, please check out our pages at www.myspace.com/therainystates and www.therainystates.com. friday, september 28th @ p.s.u. in the park (noon, free) saturday, september 29th […]

iPhone Pic of Portland State Vikings Tickets

TGIFootball! PSU's First Home Opener is Tomorrow

Something I wrote the Portland Metroblogger…go there for full version. It seems there might be a lack of sports coverage now that Russ (Rusty?) is no longer among the Portland Metroblogger. No worries, are you ready for some football? Here are two good places for you to get excited as well…READ MORE


iPhone Pic of Portland State Vikings Tickets

Daily Stank Image Bank: Portland State Vikings Tickets

To continue to appease the Mac gods and Steve Jobs (“our dear leader”), another picture taken with an iPhone (not bad at all). These are my season tickets to the Portland State Vikings. Also, you have deliscious Endangered Species DARK Chocolate also–“10% of net profits donated to help support species, habitat and humanity“–bought at the […]

Flexcar is "So Hot Right Now"

I just put up a new post over at Portland Metroblogger about the apparent Hansel-like popularity of the Flexcar system. Here is one more piece of info: YOUR CARD WILL BE CHARGED 1 Application Fee for Standard in Portland Area: $0.00 1 Annual Membership fee: $0.00 Total your card will be charged: $0.00 It's good […]

Who's Who of Portland State University's Teachers

I am a grad student at PSU (Go VIKES!), and just ran across this handy article: Who's Who of Portland State University's Teachers Sometimes you can take a class that sounds terrifically fun only to find a teacher that is terribly boring. But how are you supposed to know what the teacher is like without […]

August 11: Reminder — Portland Etsy Art and Craft Summer Sale in the Park Blocks

Good food, good art, good cause = good times From Website: Portland Etsy Artists present our artwork in the Portland State Univ. park blocks Located next to the popular Portland Farmers Market You can't miss out – the yummy local food, the Etsy presence and all the amazing artwork! How can you miss it! sponsored […]

Salmon For Sandy Art in the Pearl

August 8: PSU Noon Lecture Series: "Art in the Streets: Contemporary Art in Public Spaces,"

This is your last chance to catch one of these Portland State summer events. Wednesday, August 8, "Art in the Streets: Contemporary Art in Public Spaces," Zerrin Iren Boynudelik (Turkey) A professor of art and design at Yildiz Technical University in Turkey, Zerrin Iren Boynudelik spent part of the 2004—05 academic year as a Fulbright […]

August 11: Portland Etsy Art and Craft Summer Sale in the Park Blocks

Mark the calenders Good food, good art, good cause = good times From Website: Portland Etsy Artists present our artwork in the Portland State Univ. park blocks Located next to the popular Portland Farmers Market You can't miss out – the yummy local food, the Etsy presence and all the amazing artwork! How can you […]

July 10, 2007 - Bodacious (gumbo Americano)

July 17th – Noon Tunes, Mt. Tabor Concert, Morrison Hotel, Tear Drop

Things going on today: Noon Lecture at PSU on Hitchcock Film “Birds” Noon Tunes in Pioneer Courthouse Square: Black Tangerine Mt. Tabor Summer Concerts: Donna Jose & the Side Effects(country blues/folk rock) Morrison Hotel Opens Tear Drop Opens in the Pearl


PSU Noon Lectures this week on "Birds" (art, Sue Taylor) and Venerable Geshe Kalsang Damdul (Tibet) –free

From PORT: Sue Taylor on The Birds at PSU, July 17th Here is a chance to hear noted Art Historian Sue Taylor's very popular lectures on Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds. Sue is a corresponding editor for Art in America and the cornerstone of Portland State University's art department. She often focuses on psychoanalytic elements of […]

July 7- PDX-based Sustainability Film–"Architecture to Zuchini" at 5th Ave. Cinema – free

SATURDAY, JULY 7 The PSU MIM Sustainability Group Presents A FREE SHOWING OF…. “Architecture to Zucchini: The People, Companies and Organizations Pioneering Sustainability” – Time: 6:30pm on Saturday, July 7 – Location: Fifth Avenue Cinema (510 SW Hall St.) – Program length: 60 minutes – Networking with sustainability students! This movie is an exploration of […]

Commissioner researching plastic bag ban – News

Commissioner researching plastic bag ban – News: “Portland could be the second city in the country to put a ban on the use of plastic bags. Inspired by the bag ban that was passed in late March in San Francisco, the first city in the country to put an actual ban on plastic bags, Portland […]

PSU Student? The Vanguard is hiring editorial staff

The Vanguard is hiring editorial staff for 2007-2008 – News:The Vanguard is hiring: News EditorChief Copy EditorSports EditorArts and Culture EditorManaging EditorOpinion EditorPhoto EditorProduction ManagerAdvertising Manager


Metrofi Expands Portland Coverage — Portland State, Sunnyside

“On April 12, 2007, we turned on the first of a series of new Wi-Fi coverage areas in the city – doubling the MetroFi Portland free Wi-Fi network. The new coverage areas include all, or portions of the following neighborhoods: Sunnyside, Sections of Richmond and Portland State University's northeast and southwest off-campus areas(See Map)” I […]

Portland State- Sustainability Speaker– Thursday, 09 Nov, from 4:45 to 6:00pm, in SBA 190.

“The Portland State University chapter of Net Impact is hosting a presentation by New York Times best-selling author, entrepreneur, and Net Impact founder Mark Albion. Tag line: “Come hear one of the most dedicated social entrepreneurs talk about environmentally and socially sustainable leadership in the business world.” For more on Sustainability– BioPipeline.info