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  1. Beijing's massive water project opens to reservations from criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... the region's water stress", said Britt Crow-Miller, assistant professor of geography at Oregon's Portland State University, who has studied the scheme. "It's about keeping things growing at all costs and deferring the consequences as far into the ...

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  2. Doubts as giant China project's water reaches capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Vallejo News

    ... causes of the region's water stress", said Britt Crow-Miller, assistant professor of geography at Portland State University, who has studied it. "China's current development model is very short-sighted," she added. "It's about keeping things

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  3. Previously removed immigrants more likely to be rearrested later, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News Today

    ... risk marker," said lead author Laura Hickman, a professor of criminology and criminal justice at Portland State University and a researcher at RAND, a nonprofit research organization. "At least in our study, previous removal does seem to indicate ...

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  4. The Murphys Library Supports Local Graduates with 00 ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Pine Tree

    ... and Hannah Cantrell both graduated with the Bret Harte class of 2014. Hannah is studying at Portland State University. Danielle is at UC Berkeley where she intends to double major in English and business. Seniors in the Bret Harte class of 2015 may ...

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  5. Portland city auditor LaVonne Griffin-Valade answered to the public: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | OregonLive.com

    ... for re-election and is instead pursuing a master's in fine arts in the creative writing program at Portland State University . To respond to this editorial: Post your comment below, submit a commentary piece , or write a letter to the editor . It's ...

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  6. Portland-area atheists and agnostics gather for a social dinner on Tue. 1-6-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | OregonLive.com

    ... Explains Man's Origin, Creation or Evolution? Debaters: Bernie Dehler & Bart Rask, M.D. Venue: Portland State University Date: Feb. 2015, (Details still TBD) Preliminary Topic: Can a Christian practice science? Debaters: Bernie Dehler & Prof. Ted ...

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  7. Hollywood Commission appoints Dr. Wazir Ishmael as Interim City ManagerRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Hollywood Gazette

    ... including Deputy City Manager and Interim City Manager. He holds a doctorate in Urban Studies from Portland State University, Oregon and Masters of Urban Regional Planning from the University of Miami. Mayor Peter Bober is pleased that Dr. Ishmael ...

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  8. Former AT&T Employee Wins Discrimination SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Skanner

    ... with other groups, and community support make a difference," says Haynes. Clair, who studies at Portland State University, says she would only work for AT&T now if she were put in an executive position or was dealing with discrimination claims, or ...

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  9. After inking Golden State deals, Portland startup expands to California, hires a CTORead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Business Journal

    ... colleges: College of San Mateo, Skyline College and Canada College. These institutions join Portland State University, Oregon Institute of Technology, Oregon State University and OSU eCampus which are already using the platform. BuddyUp, which was ...

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  10. BofA Gives More Than $1 Million to Portland-Area Nonprofits in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | OregonLive.com

    ... Portland Community College, Portland Homeless Family Solutions, Portland Parks Foundation, Portland State University Foundation, Proud Ground Raphael House of Portland, Reach Community Development, Rebuilding Together Portland, Rosemary Anderson ...

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  11. Local climate action does make sense, beginning with a carbon tax: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | OregonLive.com

    ... carbon tax and dividend policies in place since 2008. Oregon is tackling the problem. On Dec. 8, Portland State University's Northwest Economic Research Center (NERC), concluded that charging carbon polluters would cut pollution and could create ...

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  12. Year In Review: Our top sustainable business stories of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Business Journal

    Henry Paulson, former Treasury Secretary and head of Goldman Sachs, visited Portland in June to discuss his call for a tax on carbon dioxide emissions to curb global warming. In December, the Northwest Economic Research Center at Portland State University released a report saying taxing carbon dioxide emissions would have only a minimal impact on Oregon's economy.

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  13. Study: Corvallis one of nation's best college townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Portland Tribune

    ... aspect ... to really participate in everything else that Portland has to offer," Gonzalez said. Portland State University responded with statistics claiming Portland's lifestyle and reputation seem to remain an important draw for young people ...

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  14. Judge denies bail for 21-year-old Portland man accused in fatal downtown Portland stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Oregonian

    ... to attend Oregon's Culinary Institute. He had worked part time for four years in a cafeteria at Portland State University, but was excited and a little anxious about starting a job as a chef at a new restaurant, his mother said. She said she ...

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  15. The Heathman Hotel in Portland Sold for $64.3 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Hotel News Resource

    ... the Pearl District, and the acclaimed Powell's City of Books. Local academic institutions include Portland State University, which is just a few blocks away from The Heathman Hotel and Oregon Health & Science University, which is within 2.5 miles. ...

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  16. LaSalle Hotel Properties Acquires The Heathman Hotel for $64.3MRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Hotel Business

    ... Place Mall, the Pearl District and Powell's City of Books. Local academic institutions include Portland State University, which is just a few blocks away from The Heathman Hotel, and Oregon Health & Science University, which is within 2.5 miles. The ...

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  17. Zero-G espresso cups heading to ISS in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | SlashGear.com

    ... anymore. Or rather, hopefully not anymore soon, with these specially designed "espresso cups" from Portland State University that injects some scientific thinking into a modern age problem: how to drink coffee from a cup in space. The problem is ...

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  18. New Recording: Recent Listening in Briefa |Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | All About Jazz

    ... moved from New York City to Portland , Oregon, where both have day gigs on the music faculty at Portland State University. In New York, Ms. Politzer recorded a few albums, but her professional life as a pianist there was mainly below the surface. In ...

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  19. LaSalle Hotel Properties Acquires The Heathman Hotel in Portland for $64.3 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Hospitality Net

    ... the Pearl District, and the acclaimed Powell's City of Books. Local academic institutions include Portland State University, which is just a few blocks away from The Heathman Hotel and Oregon Health & Science University, which is within 2.5 miles. ...

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  20. Portland State University creates zero-g espresso cups for spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Gizmag

    ... still having to drink their cappuccinos out of placcy bags. To help the zero-g coffee aficionado, Portland State University's (PSU) Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science has developed a microgravity espresso cup that drinks like its ...

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