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  1. Job prospects for 2015 college graduates look better: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    ... internship programs. The good news for students: Ann Mestrovich, employer relations coordinator at Portland State University, said that, in a shift from recent years, employers are calling her to inquire about offering internships instead of the ...


  2. Pinot noir 50th anniversary: Sokol Blosser takes history degree to wine grape farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    ... system known to man," said Sokol Blosser, who managed the vineyard while her husband taught at Portland State University to make ends meet. They had chosen the former orchard because they figured it would be in a frost-free pocket. In the Willamette ...


  3. Police, private security work together to keep CityFair safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KATU-TV Portland

    ... the festival sits in the middle of the area in Portland with the highest concentration of crime. Portland State University researchers mapped the most recent crime data available from 2009 to 2013 . Street robberies, car prowls, bike thefts, and ...


  4. Underage buyer sold booze in OLCC stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... granted underage drinking and stuff like that," said Portland police Sgt. Erick Strohmayer. Near Portland State University, The Cheerful Tortoise was the next stop. Police say the teen was able to buy a pint of Bud Light. "I'm not making any ...


  5. Oregon sports historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sherwoodgazette.com

    ... both the MLB and MLS to use the stadium, awaits approval of the city of Portland and Metro. * The Portland State University Intercollegiate Athletics Board recommends that athletic director Jim Sterk keep baseball and wrestling - if he can cut ...


  6. Mark Cordes Named Interim Dean of the NIU College of LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    ... graduation from law school. Cordes earned his bachelor's degree in history and psychology from Portland State University before earning a master's degree at Fuller Theological Seminary. Cordes served in the U.S. Army from 1970-72, including a tour ...


  7. Low Turnout and Narrow Margins in May Elections - " Some LandslidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Skanner

    ... percent of the vote, or 21,094 votes. Kohnstamm has worked primarily in the nonprofit sector. Portland State University professor Julie Esparza Brown - the first Latina ever to serve on the PPS board -- won the Zone 1 director slot on the board of ...


  8. College students become 'cow whisperers' in Intel challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Business Journal

    ... several area universities converged on Intel's Hillsboro campus for the finals of the Intel and Portland State University NUC Challenge. Teams of graduate and undergraduate students were tasked with using the mini PC to create products that would ...


  9. With pilot project, City will turn Naito Parkway into public space for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Bike Portland

    ... to help buy materials and the project was designed as a Senior Capstone Project for a group of Portland State University civil engineering students. To create the new lane, they'll use candlestick wands and other standard materials called for by the ...


  10. Bike Sense program opens the door to cycle safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Globe and Mail

    ... infrastructure revenue without gas tax, if cars go all-electric in future. "The students from Portland State University were like, 'We don't drive, actually,'" Jones says. The students said: "We cycle to work or to school every day, and every day ...


  11. Kohnstamm leads in Portland school election countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Portland Tribune

    ... All Hands Raised district-wide schools foundation. Antho n y, B rown and Ros en win c onvincing ly Portland State University education professor and consultant Brown sailed to victory with 77.5 percent of the vote over 19-year-old Portland State ...


  12. Pitch PerfectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Eugene Weekly

    ... in the world, as visitors to the recent Portland Jazz Festival shows can attest. In fact, it was Portland State University faculty member George Colligan - a terrific pianist (and drummer, trumpeter, and organist) and well-connected veteran of the ...


  13. Three new VPs join The Bank of OswegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | West Linn Tidings

    ... as vice president and commercial senior credit underwriter with HomeStreet Bank. He studied at Portland State University and holds accreditation in consumer and commercial lending practices. He may be reached by email at Saltzman will also serve as ...


  14. Portland School Board elections: Esparza Brown, Anthony, Rosen lead according to preliminary countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Oregonian

    ... of the vote, and Soderback has received 6 percent. For Zone 1, Brown , an education professor at Portland State University, has won 77 percent of the vote, according to initial returns. Andrew Davidson , a current PSU student and prior ...


  15. Students create mini park near PSURead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sherwoodgazette.com

    Portland State University's student-built SoMa Parklet is ready for public use, thanks to $15,641 in community funds. The parklet provides covered seating in place of two parking spaces on Southwest Fourth Avenue, next to the food carts between College and Hall streets.


  16. Portland School Board Election 2015: Esparza Brown, Anthony and Kohnstamm LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Willamette Week

    ... PAT. His biggest rival, Gonzalez, raised about $26,000. In the relatively low-key race pitting a Portland State University professor against a PSU student, the two candidates together raised about $15,000. Esparza Brown, the professor, raised ...


  17. PSU's sustainability chief steps down to return to the classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Business Journal

    Allen is making the move after nine years of leading one of the city's most influential and respected academic organizations, the Institute for Sustainable Solutions at Portland State University . Allen, an associate professor of public administration, will make the transition when her current three-year contract expires at the end of June.


  18. Oregon Commencements 2015: Get ready to meet the college and university graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Oregonian

    ... later in life. It has many members who are the first in their families to attend college. At Portland State University, Zaynab Alattar , a computer-science major who began taking classes at 15, is at 19 the youngest member of the graduating class. ...


  19. Design calendar: May 16-31Read the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Portland Architecture

    ... May 16. $20 ($12 for AHC members) . PSU Masters of Architecture thesis presentations Seventeen Portland State University Master of Architecture students present creative challenges to the status quo in their final thesis presentations. The ...


  20. Officials take a ride on new Orange Line trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Portland Tribune

    ... U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley, a dozen mayors from around the region and other elected officials near Portland State University to board the Milwaukie-bound train. Applause filled the new Type 5 light rail cars as 39-year TriMet employee Jim Strickland ...