GSE and PSU fondly remember Ron Narode

March 23, 2016 / Phil Lesch

Ron was an associate professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, serving more than 25 years at PSU. He was a beloved teacher of math and science education, as well as a valued colleague throughout the University. read more >

Portland State University might make a bid for regional tax money with an initiative petition drive for the November 2016 election, President Wim Wiewel revealed this week to the Portland Tribune. The idea, Wiewel says, comes after years of not getting enough out of Salem. “I would much rather have a statewide solution, but I have been fighting for seven years now,” he says, acknowledging that the state boosted funding to Oregon's seven public universities by $30 million this biennium, but it was $55 million short of what they asked for. “It’s still not anywhere near enough for what we need.” read more >


PSU President’s Salary More Than Meets the Eye

September 01, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Portland State University President Wim Wiewel could be said to be living the good life. In addition to his salary of $401,700, the school's top official also enjoys payments to a retirement plan, free housing, automobile usage, sabbatical time, maid service at his home, and gardening services. read more >


Ch Ch Ch Changes…

July 29, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Over the summer and spilling into next year, Portland State’s campus is getting a facelift through the implementation of several capital projects. read more >