Oregon Answers Mosque Controversy in New York City


News
The controversy in New York City over a proposed mosque and community center near ground zero in New York City has drawn comment from President Obama, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and many other politicians. This Saturday, Aug. 28 Portlanders will get their chance at a panel and discussion on the topic at Portland State University. Everybody is invited to ...   More
 
Thursday, August 26, 2010 Jacob Pierce

What PSU's Queer Resource Center is Doing for National Coming Out Day Next Week


News
Portland State University's Queer Resource Center is asking any and all LGBTQ students, alumni, faculty and staff members if they would be OK adding their names to a list that will be displayed on a poster in the PSU food court next week. The center's "Outlist" coincides with National Coming Out Day on Monday, Oct. 11, with the idea that a large public list of LGBTQ people will show everybody ...   More
 
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 Patrick Guild

Manzanita PD: Case is 'Closed' on Deaths of Portland Couple


News
Police say they're closing the case on a crime that shocked residents from Portland to the Oregon Coast. Reports of the gunshot deaths of Richard Hunter and Astrid Schlaps in their Manzanita home last month left some friends of the couple doubting the official explanation that the killings were a murder-suicide by Hunter. Cops in the small Tillamook County town said they were keeping the case ...   More
 
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 JAMES PITKIN

Students at PSU "Come Out"


News
This year's National Coming Out Day at Portland State University's Queer Resource Center has extra significance this year. That's because Rutgers Univerity freshman Tyler Clementi committed suicide last month by jumping off the George Washington Bridge after his roommate broadcast footage of his sexual encounter with another man on the internet. Across the country here at Portland State, the ...   More
 
Monday, October 11, 2010 Jacob Pierce

A Public Campaign Finance Expert's Views on Portland's Program and "Shape Shifters"


News
Harvard Law School professor Lawrence Lessig told Portland voters today they have an opportunity in the Nov. 2 election to continue making a difference in election reform. Lessig, director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, came to Portland State University this rainy Thursday afternoon at the invitation of supporters of city initiative 26-108. Lessig talked about the benefits of publicly ...   More
 
Thursday, October 28, 2010 Jacob Pierce

0|4
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close