Alerting PSU ASAP

Most of the time, receiving a text message in class can get you called out by the professor, but in the case of an emergency at Portland State, professors could be grateful for the interruption.

Summer safety

With summer’s scorching weather upon us, many students are staying out later and later at night. It is important to know where to go, what to do and who to call if you encounter an unsafe situation.

Coast to coast

With the release of the 2009–10 Portland State women’s basketball schedule last week, it is clear that this is a make-or-break year for the Vikings.

Future community builders share ideas, research

The Braindrops Student Symposium drew a large crowd to the Fourth Avenue Building on Friday, May 29 to discuss the environment as well as community planning. Arranged by the Community Development Student Group (CDSG) at Portland State, and in association with the University of Washington, this was the first event of its kind.

Perfecting the magickal craft

“One day the UPS man pulled up and gave me this box … and I was trying to think, ‘What did I order?’ But it was a dozen books!” This is how Susan Pesznecker, adjunct instructor in the Portland State English Department, received the official printed copies of her book, Crafting Magick with Pen and Ink: Learn to Write Stories, Spells and Other Magickal Works.