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  1. Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro" rocks PSU's Lincoln HallRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Oregonian

    Love, sex and power games are in the air on the single madcap day of "Le Nozze di Figaro" , Mozart and Lorenzo Da Ponte 's classic comic opera based on a Beaumarchais play. It opened Friday evening at Portland State University's Lincoln Hall to a near-sellout crowd that cheered often and, when the final curtain fell, erupted in a mighty roar.

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  2. Curwensville to Host Sixth Grade Band FestRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... youth choir of the Oregon Children's Choir. His Master of Arts in teaching degree was completed at Portland State University, Portland, Ore., and his Bachelor of Arts degree was completed at Whitman College, Walla Walla, Wash. For 12 years, he was a ...

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  3. 'Fast track' fight heats up as protests loomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tualatin Times

    ... Scheduled speakers at the protest include Avakian, Oregon AFL-CIO President Tom Chamberlain, Portland State University Professor Barbara Dudley, PCUN President Ramon Ramirez, Oregon Fair Trade Campaign Executive Director Elizabeth Swager and Food ...

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  4. Industry Notes: Award recipients Eric Reise, Elizabeth Thwing, St. Paul Rodeo; grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... build long-term, sustainable funding for the college. PORTLAND -- After two successful years, the Portland State University Cleantech Challenge is extending its call for environmental innovations throughout Portland, thanks to additional support ...

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  5. Student's criminal history raised in PSU electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A student's criminal history has emerged as an issue in the election for student body president of Portland State University. Tony Funchess was released from the Oregon State Penitentiary in 2010 after serving time for attempted rape and sodomy.

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  6. North Clackamas Education Foundation announces Olivia Thomas as its new executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Clackamas Review

    ... North Clackamas School District so that every child can succeed. For 13 years, Thomas worked at Portland State University, first at its School of Social Work, where she served as development director. Dedicated to increasing the success of ...

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  7. Wary of retirement housing options, some baby boomers make their own wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... try to stay in their own neighborhoods," said Margaret Neal, director of the Institute on Aging at Portland State University . Ankeny Row, designed and built for its residents by Portland-based Green Hammer , comes with an array of efficient ...

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  8. North Clackamas Education Foundation announces Olivia Thomas asaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    ... North Clackamas School District so that every child can succeed. For 13 years, Thomas worked at Portland State University, first at its School of Social Work, where she served as development director. Dedicated to increasing the success of ...

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  9. 7th-graders get another chance at Outdoor School - Friday, 17 April 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South County Spotlight

    ... as their senior project. Lewno wants to become a teacher after she graduates. She plans to attend Portland State University and major in education. Carlson said he wants to major in computer sciences, but he said he is interested in native plants ...

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  10. Fliers decry criminal background of candidate for PSU student body presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Fliers were distributed on the Portland State University campus saying one candidate for student body president is a convicted rapist. A contested election for president of the student body at Portland State University has taken a dramatic turn as fliers labeling one candidate a rapist have appeared throughout campus.

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  11. City puts bilingual workers' skills to good use - Thursday, 16 April 2015 13:09Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Newberg Graphic

    ... the city for more than two years, and wants to build a career in public service. He is attending Portland State University and pursuing a degree in civil engineering. Tami Cockeram, risk manager for the city of Hillsboro, built the bilingual job ...

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  12. PSU Cleantech Challenge lands $300,000 from Wells Fargo and expands throughout PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OregonLive.com

    After two successful years, the Portland State University Cleantech Challenge is extending its call for environmental innovations throughout Portland, thanks to additional support from Wells Fargo. The PSU Cleantech Challenge presented by Wells Fargo is now accepting applications for student teams from colleges and universities throughout the Portland metropolitan region who have ideas for products, services, and technologies that address the world's most pressing environmental problems.

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  13. Should Oregon 'ban the box?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Newberg Graphic

    Bill would shield job seekers from queries about criminal history Theresa Sweeney of Portland has raised three children, done volunteer work, and earned a master’s degree - in criminology and criminal justice - from Portland State University in 2010.

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  14. Faculty Join Fast Food in the Fight for $15Read the original story

    Thursday | The American Prospect

    ... on the Portland City Hall, filling the cavernous halls with echoing chants, before heading to the Portland State University campus. In being a presence in the Fight for $15 movement, Kraft says it's all about "exposure, exposure, exposure. Outing ...

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  15. Candidate for student body pres. convicted of rape: 'I have been honest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KATU-TV Portland

    PORTLAND, Ore. One of the front-runners for student body president at Portland State University has a rape conviction on his record, which came to light this week after someone distributed flyers with the candidate's mugshot and previous criminal charges around campus.

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  16. Blazer playoff winnerRead the original story

    Thursday | KXL-AM Portland

    ... winners of playoff tickets to the first home game. A small crowd gathered in the park blocks by Portland State University. Students and fans had a ball. They dressed up in black and red while dancing, shooting hoops for water bottles, and held their ...

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  17. Blazer Mania Lives on The Campus of Three UniversitiesRead the original story

    Thursday | KXL-AM Portland

    PORTLAND, OREGON 16 year old Natasha was one of the lucky winners of game 1 playoff tickets. A small crowd gathered in the park blocks by Portland State University this morning.

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  18. Design calendar: April 16-30Read the original story

    Thursday | Portland Architecture

    ... success-and the public spaces and the cities they are helping to shape-is the notion of empathy. Portland State University, Shattuck Hall, corner of Broadway and Hall Streets. 3PM Saturday, April 18. $10 ($5 for students) . Scott Kelsey: The New ...

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  19. Cheryl LaGuardiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Library Journal

    Given a number of good news items that came across my desk recently, I thought it'd be worthwhile highlighting some of them for readers, since some follow up on past posts and people, while another describes great work by Portland State University Library. Allison Gofman, the student who created the wonderful online Harvard Libraries: Books That Breathe , wrote to let me know she is starting library school at Simmons School of Library and Information Science this fall.

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  20. More individuals discussing end-of-life wishes with loved onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... out today in Tobacco Control, a publication of the British Medical Association, a team led by Portland State University professor James F. Pankow found high levels of flavor chemicals in some e-cigarette fluids ... Eating healthy is sometimes a ...

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