It’s complicated

Brian, who asked that his real name be omitted from print, is a 19-year-old soldier who recently moved to Alaska and is required to live in the barracks there. He recently posted an ad on Craigslist titled “Seeking marriage.”

Sex and feminism

“Self-actualization” is a word many students (male and female) learn in Women’s Studies courses. One course last term, in particular, was devoted to the study of activist bell hooks (she prints her name with lowercase letters) regarding her feminist theory and cultural criticism.

Responding to a student in crisis

Ever since Heath Avery was sentenced to nearly six years in prison last month for stabbing fellow student Andrew Richardson, Portland State has been scrutinized for its handling of Avery prior to the assault.