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Making Noise, And Friends, At Free Beat Nation Drum Camp

OPB | Aug. 21, 2017 12:45 p.m.

For the parents whose kids attend Portland’s Free Beat Nation Drum Camp each summer, the extra noise is worth it.  

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Q&A With Ken Burns And Lynn Novick On 'The Vietnam War' Part 1

OPB | July 24, 2017 10:14 a.m.

Co-directors Ken Burns and Lynn Novak talk about their upcoming 18-hour documentary on the Vietnam War.

NW Life | History | local | Education | Oregon Historical Photo Of The Week

Oregon Historical Photo: Thomas Condon Lecturing On The Beach

OPB | Feb. 8, 2016 6 a.m.

University of Oregon geology professor Thomas Condon often lectured informally near Nye Beach where he and his wife, Cornelia, had a summer cottage.

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Exit Interview: Pacific Northwest College Of Art's Tom Manley

OPB | Dec. 11, 2015 1:45 p.m. | Portland

Ending a 12-year run, Manley talks about change, student and faculty morale, and advice for his successor.

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Oregon Historical Photo: Early Drawing Class At Portland Art Museum School

OPB | Nov. 9, 2015 6 a.m.

The Portland Art Museum opened in 1893 on the second floor of the Portland Library, housing no art, only a collection of art books. The museum opened the Portland Art Museum School in 1909.