In the summer of 2021, a task force of library assistants formed to address accessibility issues at the library. The task force, officially the Library Accessibility Committee, actively works towards ...
A clip of Laurie Anderson’s "O Superman" went viral on TikTok in late 2023. The lyrics sparked emotional testimonies from users, often containing stories of their parents in reference to the “mom” ...
Provost David Mengel sits in his office in Waldschmidt Hall. Mengel was announced as the University of Portland provost in 2023. Walking into Provost David Mengel’s Waldschmidt office, one is soon ...
Hours spent on figuring out the perfect outfit to wear. Looking for something cute, but not too cute to where it looks like I tried too hard. Do I show up a little early? Or should I walk in right on ...
From a young age I understood I wasn’t like other kids my age. From speaking French at home and trips to Canada during every long break from school, to comments from strangers about my accent, I ...
I am from Los Angeles, the traffic capital of America. All I’ve ever known about traveling through a city was bumper-to-bumper traffic and smoggy skies. Once I got to college, my eyes were opened to ...
The 2024-2025 tuition will be increasing by 4.4% — from $54,400 to $56,800 for full-time undergraduate students. This increase is greater than last year’s, which was a 3.4% increase. Inflation is a ...
There’s a strange phenomenon happening in our classrooms. Artificial intelligence (AI) statements have made their way into our syllabi. And yet, conversations about AI in the classroom often go ...
An old, tattered photo hangs on my corkboard — a snapshot from the past: me at eight years old, cozy in an oversized sweatshirt, beach hair framing a toothless grin. Nestled under scattered receipts ...
I’ve spent nearly all of my time at UP observing things from the sidelines. I’ve watched soccer games from the press box, stood to the side with a notebook in hand during a protest, attended events ...
For the last three years, I have been a volunteer student-manager for the University of Portland men’s soccer team. I love football (soccer) and it has always been my dream to play at the highest ...
Glitches with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) have impacted both prospective and current college students across the country, with FAFSA filings down nearly 50% nationwide.