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Dave Zambrano Dave Zambrano
Student Legal Services Alumnus Class of 2013
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador Anouksha Gardner Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador Anouksha Gardner
Graduate student in Conflict Resolution, Anouksha is from Nepal.
Graduate Student
Alumni Achievement Award Honoree 2012: Travis Knight '98 Alumni Achievement Award Honoree 2012: Travis Knight '98
Travis Knight '98, was the inagural recipient of the Simon Benson Award for Alumni Achievement.
Alumnus
Robert Johnson Robert Johnson
Student Legal Services Alumnus Class of 2011, BS Political Science
Alumnus
Sue Parham Sue Parham
Sue Parham is the former Vice President of Global Apparel, Accessories & Equipment for Columbia Sportswear, and former Director of US Merchandising and Retail GMM at Nike, Inc. She is teaching in CEPE's Athletic & Outdoor Product Management Certificate program.
Faculty Member
Will Sandman Will Sandman
Will Sandman is the Director of Sales for Huachang in Jinjiang, China; Huachang sells synthetic leather to factories making shoes for the biggest brands in the world. He is teaching in CEPE's Athletic & Outdoor Product Management Certificate program.
Faculty Member
Austin Davidsen Austin Davidsen
Austin Davidsen is the Global Account Executive for two Taiwan-based footwear material suppliers, Pony Leather, and Tai Ruey Fong. He is teaching in CEPE's Athletic & Outdoor Product Management Certificate program.
Faculty Member
Green Buildings at PSU Green Buildings at PSU
Green buildings seek to minimize the use of energy, water, and other natural resources and provide a healthy, productive indoor environment. PSU has 8 LEED Certified buildings on campus.
Location
Q+A with screenwriter Douglas Soesbe (B.S '71, M.A '76) Q+A with screenwriter Douglas Soesbe (B.S '71, M.A '76)
Portland State Alumnus Douglas Soesbe is a story analyst and editor working for NBCUniversal. He recently wrote a feature film entitled “Boulevard.” It is being shot in May of this year with Robin Williams starring. It will be directed by Dito Montiel, whose film, A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, is a previous Sundance winner.
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Thailand Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Thailand
Sasikarn Paankate
Graduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China
Tingting Wang
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China
Tianjing He
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Mongolia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Mongolia
Yertai Tanai
Graduate Student
Millennial mind
What do the Kardashians, women’s college basketball, and a Notre Dame study on income and agreeableness have in common? Goel Auzeen Saedi ’07.
Alumnus
Against all odds
Ramon Torrecilha ’84, MA ’86 was recently appointed provost, the second highest academic post, at California State University - Dominguez Hills. But back when he began his education at Portland State—as a farm worker who spoke little English—this appointment would be too fantastic to even consider.
Alumnus
Found in translation
Olga Lafayette ’98 remembers loving language so much as a 6-year-old in Siberia that she concocted a foreign language. Later, she begged her sister, who was learning German, to teach it to her.
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from South Korea Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from South Korea
Dahyang Lee
Undergraduate Student
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Lingling Zhuge
Undergraduate Student
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Rahulkumar Koche
Graduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudia Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudia Arabia
Fadak Alsaleh
Undergraduate Student
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KeunYoung Jang
Undergraduate Student
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Bhuvana Krishnaswamy
Graduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from United Arab Emirates Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from United Arab Emirates
Ahmed Raeisi
Undergraduate Student
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Eunhee Kim
Undergraduate Student
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Saelin Ho
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from South Korea Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from South Korea
SoHee Gu
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Vietnam Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Vietnam
Nhi Vu
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Vietnam Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Vietnam
Thai Bui
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Nepal Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Nepal
Anouksha Gardner
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Libya Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Libya
Ashour S. Abdulaziz
Graduate Student
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Hanyang Zhang
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Austria Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Austria
Fabian Wiederin
Undergraduate Student
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Sang B Le
Undergraduate Student
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Minh Ho
Undergraduate Student
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Huy Cao Thai
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Vietnam Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Vietnam
Hanh Nguyen
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Turkey Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Turkey
Efe Yildirim
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia
Needa Lingga
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia
Khadija Al Mousa
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Morocco Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Morocco
Soufiane El Moussi
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Libya Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Libya
Abdussalam Alawini
Graduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan
Azusa Ogawa
Graduate Student
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Tomoko Shinohara
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan
Shimpei Tsurumaki
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China
Yueer Yang
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China
Yan Zhang
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China
Danxi Li
Undergraduate Student
The core of an idea The core of an idea
Alumnus
Superlawyer Superlawyer
Alumnus
A Qaddhafi insider A Qaddhafi insider
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from India Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from India
Aditya Bhutada
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia
Mazen Alobaid
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Nepal Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Nepal
Sudin Maharjan
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Mexico Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Mexico
Perla Orozco
Graduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from France Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from France
Nicolas Hinsinger
Graduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Syria Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Syria
Nour Abboud
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China
Min Cai
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from South Korea Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from South Korea
Chang-Yu Hong
Graduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia
Fadil AlQatari
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Germany Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Germany
Katharina de Biasi
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Kenya Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Kenya
Judith Waswa
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from China
Patrick Mok
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Qatar Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Qatar
Abdulrahman Yousuf Al-Homaid
Alumnus
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Amani Aljamid
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan
Hiroshi Hada
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia
Yaquob Aljumaan
Undergraduate Student
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Japan
Yuko Amano
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia
Bader Alharthi
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Saudi Arabia
Bandar Alsaif
Alumnus
Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Indonesia Meet PSU Cultural Ambassador from Indonesia
Fraya Zanora Saquina
Undergraduate Student
Creating new technology Creating new technology
Outstanding young alumnus Nabil Mistkawi earns international acclaim.
Alumnus
Helping women Dress for Success Helping women Dress for Success
Alumni service winner Amber Fowler opens doors for low-income women.
Alumnus
A pioneer for women engineers A pioneer for women engineers
Alumna Angela Wykoff blazed a path for female engineers.
Alumnus
Guarding against toxic products Guarding against toxic products
Alumnus Andre Craan advocates for consumer safety.
Alumnus
Aslam Khalil Aslam Khalil
From Source to Sky - Tracking greenhouse gases
Faculty Member
Turning pro Turning pro
Shannon Burley '00
Alumnus
Color Matters Color Matters
Racial disparity in Multnomah County, Portland State Magazine
Publication
Coalition of Communities of Color Coalition of Communities of Color
A partnership between the Coalition of Communities of Color & PSU reports the disparities and experiences of communities of color in Multnomah County.
Research
Dishing up tradition Dishing up tradition
Rosanna Bowles ’77
Alumnus
Legacy of learning Legacy of learning
Behzad Hosseini ’96, MBA ’97
Alumnus
The fruits of his labor The fruits of his labor
Chad Honl MED '07
Alumnus
Home show makeover pro Home show makeover pro
Kristin Wells '97
Alumnus
Charter school champion Charter school champion
Adam Reid '03 helps keep a local public charter school running
Alumnus
Helping companies turn it around Helping companies turn it around
Businesses looking to stay afloat seek out Renee Fellman, MBA '85
Alumnus
Dentist with a heart Dentist with a heart
Michaelangelo Aust pursues dental realties over Ferrari dreams.
Alumnus
Bringing solutions off the hill Bringing solutions off the hill
Kristin Rencher transforms scientific discoveries into beneficial products.
Alumnus
Master of the search engine Master of the search engine
Marshall Simmonds '95 orchestrates search engine strategy to yield maximum traffic for the New York Times and its online properties.
Alumnus
Intel's 'Green Goddess' Intel's 'Green Goddess'
Lorie Wigle MBA '89 oversees strategies for green prduct design and manufacturing as well as Intel's energy efficiency
Alumnus
Green energy entrepreneur Green energy entrepreneur
Stephen Johnson hopes to produce fuel that is carbon neutral.
Alumnus
In the company of sisters In the company of sisters
Products made by women around the world are sold through KJ Lewis' company.
Alumnus
Green on top Green on top
Who would have thought to grow edible plants on rooftops? Erin Altz did.
Alumnus
A lawyer in the making A lawyer in the making
By age 19, Pakistani native Saba Ahmed had earned a double major at Portland State.
Alumnus
Making history Making history
Bob Sutton MA '73 is now chief historian of the National Park Service.
Alumnus
Beyond the watercooler Beyond the watercooler
Nova Newcomer has developed an efficient software program for employee communication.
Alumnus
Making food her business Making food her business
Tyson Foods convinced Oregon native Michelle Bond to move to its Arkansas offices.
Alumnus
Raising the profile of Iraqi refugees Raising the profile of Iraqi refugees
Based in Cairo, Abeer Etefa is a spokesperson for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Alumnus
A hospitalist with Kaiser A hospitalist with Kaiser
As a Portland State student, Sahra Vanderkin Rahimtoola, co-founded the Student Ambassador program.
Alumnus
A Vanguard education A Vanguard education
When John Wykoff, Jr., was editor of the Vanguard student newspaper, it was in boxes downtown.
Alumnus
Capital relations Capital relations
Erin Hulme '06 loves living and working in Washington, DC.
Alumnus
A rose by her name A rose by her name
Leslie Goodlow-Baldwin is the youngest-ever president of the Portland Rose Festival.
Alumnus
Being all that he can be Being all that he can be
David Cowsert heads a new publishing group in Portland.
Alumnus
Serving the U.S. Senate for over a decade Serving the U.S. Senate for over a decade
Mark Prater is the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance's chief tax counsel.
Alumnus
Belief in children rewarded Belief in children rewarded
Oregon Teacher of the Year (2006-07) Jackie Cooke describes herself as an optimist.
Alumnus
Bamboo clothing with a message Bamboo clothing with a message
Alum Ryan Christensen uses "eco-friendly" clothing as his "weapon of choice" to convey a social message.
Alumnus
The cheering goes on The cheering goes on
MaryLou Wendel Webb passes on the Homecoming Queen crown after 35 years.
Alumnus
Passing judgement in Oregon's top court Passing judgement in Oregon's top court
Paul De Muniz, who graduated from PSU with a degree in sociology, is chief justice of the Oregon Supreme Court.
Alumnus
Making a difference in Africa Making a difference in Africa
Elizabeth Bara runs a nonprofit that helps people in Africa become self-reliant.
Alumnus
Sailing around the world Sailing around the world
Tammy Kimball and her family lived onboard their boat, the Anjuli, for two years.
Alumnus
This alumnus wants in your back pocket This alumnus wants in your back pocket
Garett Croft Stenson '04 sits in his north Portland bungalow among boxes stacked full of wallets, tape, stickers, and promotional posters, all ready to be mailed to retailers.
Alumnus
Making it in New York City Making it in New York City
Deirdre Lorenz lives a high-velocity lifestyle.
Alumnus
Montana ranchers own a world record setting filly Montana ranchers own a world record setting filly
Last September, a quarter horse owned by Dr. Ray '69 and Wendy Norgaard '67, MST '72 set the world's record for the fastest 300 yards in a derby trial at Yellowstone Downs in Billings, Montana. Although the couple didn't make any money, they had something better.
Alumnus
Keeping the coffee and tea world abuzz Keeping the coffee and tea world abuzz
Julie Beals '96 keeps the coffee and tea world abuzz
Alumnus
Successful entrepreneur starts young Successful entrepreneur starts young
Paresh Patel '96 gets an early start as a successful entrepreneur
Alumnus
Revealing his life as a corporate spy Revealing his life as a corporate spy
Revealing his life as a corporate spy
Alumnus
Taking UPS global Taking UPS global
Chief Financial Officer Scott Davis '74 likes to keep his learning curve growing at a steady pace, and helping to chart the future of UPSa $36 billion corporationgives him that opportunity.
Alumnus
Success in the world of contemporary art Success in the world of contemporary art
Carolyn Cole '76 has accomplished what most aspiring artists dream of her work is shown in six galleries nationwide and her boldly colored contemporary paintings are held in over 500 private and corporate collections.
Alumnus
Creating living history for a new museum Creating living history for a new museum
Teresa Neva Tate '94, MA '97 Creates Living History for a New Museum
Alumnus
Helping tsunami victims in India Helping tsunami victims in India
John Stephens MIM '03 Helps Tsunami Victims in India
Alumnus
Studying brain function at Columbia University Studying brain function at Columbia University
Joy Hirsch MS '71 Studying Brain Function at Columbia University
Alumnus
Delivering the mail at a profit in Qatar Delivering the mail at a profit in Qatar
Ali M. Al Ali '83 Delivering Mail at a Profit in Qatar
Alumnus
A passion to tell the story of Oregon Judaism A passion to tell the story of Oregon Judaism
Gloria Lohman Feves '72 explores the history of Oregon's Jewswhy they came, what they found, and how they changed through the years.
Alumnus
Coming one day to a theater near you? Coming one day to a theater near you?
Dan Vance '97 has made an independent film in Arizona with a camera of his own design.
Alumnus
Offering cost-conscious counseling Offering cost-conscious counseling
Vince Dimone's, MS '03, cost-conscious counseling benefits his clients and himself.
Alumnus