You are invited to this year's Convocation. Join faculty and staff to celebrate the opening of the academic year. The program will include President Wim Wiewel's annual campus presentation and Provost Roy Koch's introductions of excellence award recipients. Campus reception follows the program.
Can Facebook and Twitter uses address hate and prevent violent conflict half a world away? Can texting and crowdsourcing build peace and promote nonviolent social change? These and other timely questions are the focus of a free conference featuring internationally recognized scholars:
Portland State students, alumni, faculty, staff, friends and community are invited to the University's spring Tweetup and Roots Festival Fair on Thursday, May 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Smith Union Ballroom.
The free event includes music, games, photo booth, prizes, bouncy boxing ring, performances, booths and more. As part of this year's Roots Festival, which celebrates diversity, the PSU Tweetup brings together the University's online community from social networks like Facebook and Instagram every quarter for an opportunity to meet in real person and connect.