Protected: Pop Quiz: Guess the decade

Posted on April 14, 2014 by Sokvonny Chhouk in Uncategorized

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Student senate works through budget crisis

Posted on March 10, 2014 by Sam Hill in Uncategorized

Various student groups that receive funding from the student activity fee via the Student Senate met to discuss ways they could reduce their budgets at last Wednesday during the emergency meeting of the Student Senate.

Due to low enrollment this year, the amount of student activity fee funds expected to be dispersed this spring will be much less than expected, and in the past week, the Student Government Association has had to revise its budget and cut the budgets of its entities to adjust. In the past, the student activity […]

You are wrong: That’s March better than February

Posted on February 24, 2014 by Thaddeus Moriarty in Uncategorized

I’m Thaddeus Moriarty, and you are wrong. Why? Because you think that March is good for anything at all. After a long winter’s passing, full of holidays and holy days, and then the busy beginning of classes and the headfirst slide into the first break of the semester, March is about as dull as a […]

National Album Review: “The Age of Reason” by Gramatik

Posted on February 03, 2014 by Francis Flisiuk in Album Reviews, Arts & Culture, Uncategorized

The Age of Reason defies standards in electronic music albums featuring 15 dynamic tracks that are rich in innovation and variety. The Slovenian born DJ Gramatik, whose real name is Denis Jasarevic, has been busy creating his own record label Lowtemp and crafting this gem of an album that’s been released after much anticipation. The […]

USM bids spring students welcome

Posted on January 20, 2014 by Skyla Gordon in News, Uncategorized

To kick off the spring semester, several students donned bright blue and yellow scarves to signal to new students that they were welcome ambassadors for USM. These 50 volunteers, primarily from the Board of Student Organizations and Student Senate, wore the scarves as an indicator that they were available to answer questions about the school. […]

USM’s 14th Annual Royal Majesty Drag Show And Competition Photos

Posted on December 02, 2013 by Francis Flisiuk in Arts & Culture, Uncategorized

University and faculty union near agreement

Posted on December 01, 2013 by Sidney Dritz in News, Uncategorized

An agreement on faculty union contracts may be closer than it has been in two and a half years after a tentative agreement was reached in November. The proposed contract covers a four year span, including the past two and a half years and a year and half into the future. “I feel like we’re […]

Top 12 Portland Twitter Accounts That Matter

Posted on November 11, 2013 by Francis Flisiuk in Arts & Culture, Uncategorized

There are many ways to use Twitter. Some use it to catch up with friends, while others follow news and events, and unfortunately, there are also some that just post follow trains and hashtags. If you’re looking to avoid users that just flood your feed with Justin Bieber quotes and emoticons, here’s a list of […]

National Review: The Head and the Heart stay too still

Posted on November 11, 2013 by dkelly in Uncategorized

Let’s Be Still, released by The Head and the Heart, is buried in the folk/rock sound that has become so common with indie music. The tracks on this album are good, but nothing new is being added to the genre. A formula for success that has worked with so many other bands is being used […]

Quick Hits

Posted on November 11, 2013 by adamkennedy in Uncategorized

  Men’s Soccer USM blown out by Keene St. 6-1   The USM team was dominated by Keene St. on Nov. 2 by a score of 6-1. The team gave up four goals in the second half to seal the loss. They end their season with a 0-18-1 record and with a 15 game lossing […]