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Tuesday | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

Rheumatoid arthritis hasn't stopped Kelly Slauson from living life to the fullest

Kelly Slauson, 20, was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis when she was 18 months old.


Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Camas, WA

Tuesday | The Oregonian

Optimism abounds at Oregon teacher job fair

School district leaders looking to hire fresh talent and aspiring teachers looking to enter or reenter the profession expressed optimism Wednesday that they will find their match this spring.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Oregon

Tuesday Apr 15 |

Community Helpers donations as of April 20, 2014

Willamette University was awarded a $400,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to enhance Asian and environmental sustainability programs.


Related Topix: Willamette University, Portland, OR

Tuesday Apr 15 |

Car2Go expands to St. Johns; sewer project will jam traffic on North Greeley

Happy Tuesday, North and Northeast Portland. I'm heading up to Arbor Lodge to learn more about a new urban farm that the owners of The Arbor Lodge coffee shop are creating to help youth find a vocation.


Related Topix: Portland, OR, St. Johns (Portland, OR)

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Seattle Reign set for season opener

In 2011, Danielle Foxhoven graduated from the University of Portland and realized her dream of being drafted into Women's Professional Soccer.


UC Riverside: College baseball open thread

The University of Oregon pitcher Jeff Gold comes off the plate against the University of Portland, Tue, Feb 25, 2014.


Related Topix: Oregon, UC Riverside, University of Oregon

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Portland: College baseball open thread

The University of Oregon baseball head coach George Horton watches warmups from the dugout before playing the University of Portland, Tue, Feb 25, 2014.


Related Topix: Oregon, University of Oregon

Bank Rate

Rethinking college costs: 3 radical plans

For the 2013-2014 class, college costs are steep. The Institute for College Access and Success reports that among students who took out private student loans, the average graduate in 2012 accrued nearly $30,000 in debt.


Related Topix: Oregon State University, University of Oregon, Georgetown University

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Oregonian

Brigid Schulte talks about overcoming stress at Oregonian Plus event April 10; Steinbeck's best books: book notes

Brigid Schulte, a University of Portland graduate, returns to her hometown to promote her new book "Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play When No One Has the Time."


Related Topix: Nonfiction, Arts, Oregon City, OR

The Spokesman-Review

Achievements: Whitworth students named to university's Laureate Society - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 PST

The following area residents have been named to Whitworth University's Laureate Society for the fall 2013 semester.


Related Topix: Whitworth University, Spokane, WA

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Daily Journal of Commerce

Geffen Mesher adds Sarah Porter

ACCOUNTING Geffen Mesher recently added Sarah Porter as accounting staff. She previously interned for the firm in summer 2012.


Port of Kalama's proposal to annex 260 acres approved; Bruce and...

GRANTS The Shadow Project , a Portland nonprofit that helps students struggling with learning disadvantages and communication disorders, has received the following grants totaling $100,000: University of Portland has received a $310,000 gift from the estate of Bruce and Barbara Weir , who both passed away in 2012.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

Portland's Japantown: new app provides walking tour of city's historic area

These days, a nondescript gate on Northwest Everett Street near Third Avenue bars the entrance to what was said, in the early part of the 20th Century, to be the nicest bathhouse in the West.


Related Topix: Portland, OR, Prison, Old Town (Portland, OR)

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Local micro markets bridge grocery gap in food deserts: North and NE Portland news

Ps and Qs Market, one of nearly 10 new restaurant-market hybrids in Portland. "The two businesses work really well together," Ps and Qs co-owner Emily Anderson says.


Related Topix: Portland, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

Not far from the tree

Shawntell Michalke, who was inspired by her father's struggles with paralysis and heart problems, has been named the winner of the 2014 Pear Blossom Festival Scholarship Pageant.


Related Topix: Medford, OR

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Bellingham Herald

WWU rowing wins varsity four race to start season

The Western Washington University women's rowing team placed second to NCAA Division I University of Portland in both the varsity eight and second varsity eight races and won the varsity four event to open its season Saturday at the Daffodil Sprints held on American Lake.


Thu Mar 27, 2014

Swan Island residents, business leaders will discuss air quality

Portland's skyline and the Fremont Bridge rise in the distance in this photo taken from North Willamette Boulevard near the University of Portland.


Related Topix: Portland, OR

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Gaels jump on Pilots early, win 6-2: University of Portland baseball recap

The Saint Mary's Gaels scored five runs during the first two innings before holding off the Portland Pilots to claim a 6-2 win in a West Coast Conference baseball game played on a sunny and mild Saturday afternoon at Joe Etzel Field.


Related Topix: St. Mary's, CO