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  1. Keep It in the Ground, ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Counterpunch

    ... good politics, but it's bad stewardship. Mel Gurtov is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Portland State University, Editor-in-Chief of Asian Perspective , an international affairs quarterly and blogs at In the Human Interest .

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  2. Swearing in of 4 new members marks big shift for Portland Public Schools boardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... members said they supported during the campaign season. Esparza Brown, an education professor at Portland State University, will sit on the board's Teaching and Learning Committee with Buel and Kohnstamm. She said she's looking forward on getting ...

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  3. Lemelson Foundation gifts to PSU exceed $1 million this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Portland State University has received more than $1 million in gifts this year from The Lemelson Foundation to support math, science and engineering education in Oregon. The most recent gift, made in May, was a $269,500 pledge to establish the Invention Bootcamp, which will provide high school juniors and seniors with mentoring and instruction to aid their development as inventors and innovators.

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  4. Legal marijuana and post-Kitzhaber ethics reform: This week in new Oregon lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Oregonian

    ... from lottery moneys for funding of cooperative efforts of National Policy Consensus Center of Portland State University and community organizations related to western juniper harvesting and related manufacturing. HB 2998 Requires Oregon Business ...

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  5. These animated maps of 250,000 Portland drivers parking will mesmerize youRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | OregonLive.com

    ... 73,837 in September and 77,856 in November. Friedman said the October spike is likely related to Portland State University students returning for classes in the fall. "There are a lot of first-time students who are parking downtown for the first ...

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  6. Henk Pander captures the good, the bad and the beauty of human existenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... ready for his expressionist style of counter culture eroticism and his 1969 solo exhibition at Portland State University landed him in the hot bed of controversy. With his work now being called "pornographic" and "depraved," Pander didn't exactly ...

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  7. Cornelius business climate forecast? Welcoming, with a touch of outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Forest Grove News-Times

    ... City staff and commission members will also be looking into the idea of working with a Portland State University intern to help with business retention. 'Cornelius is positioned for commercial and industrial growth that will add to a broader tax ...

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  8. Washington County town of Banks emerging as nexus of long regional trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | OregonLive.com

    ... or a direct link to the town of 1,800 residents. "When it comes to trails," said Ethan Seltzer , a Portland State University planning professor who edited a paper on the viability and economic impact of long regional trails, "Banks is like the ...

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  9. Use the boot on those who don't pay parking tickets: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | OregonLive.com

    ... too deep in debt to act. Deadbeat behavior suggests it, certainly, as in the case of a former Portland State University student who, when his car was finally towed away for nonpayment of tickets, simply "gave" the car up as payment. Unfortunately, ...

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  10. Portland State University officials welcome downtown's first public parkletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | OregonLive.com

    On a recent June morning, the newest mini-park in Portland, known as the Fourth Avenue Parklet, was officially opened to the public at a ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring the city's mayor Charlie Hales and Portland State University President Wim Wiewel. Designed, constructed, and installed by PSU School of Architecture students, the Fourth Avenue Parklet provides an attractive gathering place and seating area for more than two dozen diners and neighbors at the popular food cart pod on Southwest Fourth between College and Hall Streets.

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  11. As Oregon legislative session wanes, activists vow for 2016 carbon price ballot fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Business Journal

    ... by the 2013 Legislature, was conducted at the Northwest Center for Economic Research at Portland State University. But as the session wore on, and the battle over the controversial Clean Fuels program sapped energy, it became clear the Legislature's ...

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  12. Miss Portland upgrades her title to Miss OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Portland Tribune

    ... mother, Tamara Fazzolari Wallace, was Miss Oregon 1987. But for now the spotlight is firmly on the Portland State University student as she hones her interview, talent and fitness skills and prepares to head to Atlantic City, N.J., in September. The ...

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  13. Head outdoors to view sculptures in Lake ORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Portland Tribune

    ... at 5 p.m. July 2, and goes through Aug. 31. Wheeler teaches humanities in the honors college at Portland State University, and previously taught calligraphy at the University of Portland. * Other highlights: The Blackfish Gallery, 420 N.W. Ninth ...

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  14. Striking gold - Thursday, 02 July 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | South County Spotlight

    ... helped bring her dream to fruition, including science teachers Marcy Huss and Jonathan Oltmans, Portland State University geology professor John Bershaw, Park Ranger Deborah Hill and Fayloga's family. Fayloga's parents ferried her throughout the ...

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  15. Mustangs, Wolves attend all-Alaska football campRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Alaska Star

    ... of the camp the last three years running. Top coaches at this year's camp included John Ely (Portland State University), Coaches Todd Auer and Bill O'Boyle (Southern Illinois University), Hunter Hughes (Colorado State University) and Dennis ...

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  16. Profiling bill sails through Oregon SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... the wake of police shootings in Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore. It also allocates $250,000 to a Portland State University committee to track profiling complaints across Oregon. Another group of 10 lawmakers from various branches of state ...

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  17. Anti-profiling bill gets final OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | South County Spotlight

    ... a special state committee that is housed within the Criminal Justice Policy Research Institute at Portland State University, which will get about $250,000 for this purpose. A specific person must file complaints, although the person's name can be ...

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  18. Go, Sunday: Waterfront Blues Festival, Portland Craft Beer FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Columbian

    ... Festival, 4 p.m. Chamber Music Northwest's 45th annual concert series. Lincoln Performance Hall, Portland State University, 1620 SW Park Ave., Portland; free to $65, $10 for ages 7 to 25. 503-294-6400 or www.cmnw.org. For more details, see the go: ...

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  19. Rick Steffen, left, bags green beans for RandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Newsday

    ... fresh produce with their menus in mind. The colorful market is open each Saturday on the campus of Portland State University. Expect artisan food producers in 140 stalls, educational demonstrations and cooking classes for kids, with lively music as ...

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  20. When Adjuncts Go UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The American Prospect

    ... the universities to provide them with health insurance. Kraft's previously stable course load at Portland State University was cut because of that. "HR red-flagged everyone that was above hours," she explains. "That was a huge slam." Part-time. ...

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