University Communications partners with University Pointe to bring Portland State’s first summer Tweetup
Author: Christian Aniciete, University Communications
Posted: July 17, 2012

Portland, OR –- The Office of University Communications will proudly host its first summer Portland State Tweetup at the University Pointe Leasing Office, 1955 SW Fifth Avenue, from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. on July 19. Sponsored by University Pointe, Google, TwinStar Credit Union, Unitus Community Credit Union, and 7-Eleven, the Portland State Tweetup is a social media event for PSU social media fans as well as students, staff, faculty, alumni, and friends to meet each other in real life and connect. Like previous Tweetups, the event hopes to build campus community, pride, tradition and school spirit.

The Portland State Tweetup will feature free admission, BBQ and refreshments, and a photobooth. KPSU, PSU’s college radio, will provide entertainment during the event. Attendees will receive passports and raffle tickets for the chance to win grand prizes including an Apple iPad, gift certificates, and gift baskets. The Ben & Jerry’s national touring truck will also be at the event to sample out their new Greek Frozen Yogurt.

PSU’s official social media presence can be found on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, Foursquare and Google+. Through social networking sites, PSU hopes to build an online community with the PSU campus community.

About Portland State University:
Located in Portland, Oregon, PSU has about 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students. PSU's motto is "Let Knowledge Serve the City," and we provide every student with opportunities to work with businesses, schools and organizations on real-world projects. Our downtown campus exhibits PSU's commitment to sustainability with green buildings, while sustainability is incorporated into much of the curriculum.

About University Pointe:
University Pointe at College Station is an American Campus community. American Campus Communities is the nation's premier owner and manager of luxurious, academically-oriented student housing.

Take advantage of our convenient location and unmatched amenities—everything you want and need in one place makes University Pointe the best in downtown apartments! University Pointe is located across the street from Portland State University in the heart of downtown Portland, OR, and has an on-site TriMet MAX light rail stop. You will also enjoy our amenities including a fitness center, computer center, multiple study lounges, social lounge with X-Box and PS3, wi-fi hot spots and much more

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