March, 2014

On October 6th, 2009 the subject line on the listservs of The Oregon Assembly of Black Affairs and GetInvolvedWithJeffSchools read, “Black Student in Serious Need.”…

When you hear the words “Urban Model” what comes to mind? For many, the term is associated with negative and demeaning connotations. I wonder why?…

Yep. He’s gay. Nah. He ain’t transgendered. Eh. He don’t care if you refer to him as he or she. It don’t matter. The self…

Looking at this picture you would think she’s a star. A rock star? Fashion star? Maybe even a movie star? She is a star but…

At different times and varied reasons four Portlanders decide to pack their bags, move to New York and have yet to look back. They are…

To know Sean Strong is to love him. His friends describe him as cool, genuine and sincere with a kind heart. As a child he had…

Renee graduated from The New School where she earned a certificate in Drama Therapy and studied Creative Writing. She authored and debuted a one woman…

If you know anything about Kenny Warren affectionately known as kdubb you know he is brash, quick witted, possesses a very unconventional approach to verbal…

Mitchell Jackson teaches writing at New York University. He received an M.A in Writing from Portland State University and an M.F.A from the school where…

Do you want to be Student of the Month? Would you like to nominate someone for Student of the Month? Do you like school? Does…