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Class Of 2025: Follow Students From First Grade To Graduation

May 1, 2015 7 a.m.

Oregon has set a goal to have all of the class of 2025 graduate high school. OPB is following a group students from now until the year 2025. Learn more about the project, or comment here.   This project is part of American GraduateLet’s Make It Happen! — a public broadcasting initiative to address the drop out crisis, supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

The Denmark Project Series

March 11, 2013 11:30 p.m.

A majority of climate scientists agree – the planet is warming. We decided to focus on the impact of climate change on one small town – the town of Denmark, Oregon.

News | World

Pakistan: Mapping The Unknown

April 2, 2013 11:54 p.m.

OPB photographer and web editor Michael Clapp's reports from a two-week trip to Pakistan as part of an exchange program sponsored by the International Center for Journalists.

Education | local

Oregon Artist Revives Old Idea With Broadcast Classes

Sept. 4, 2011 4:12 p.m.

An Oregon artist is reviving an old idea about teaching over the airwaves. Her project is on display in Lane County this month.


More 'Art Than Science' In Counting Homeless Population

Jan. 27, 2011 6 a.m.

Dozens of volunteers spread out over Portland Wednesday night to count the number of homeless people in the area. They're counting people who turn up at soup kitchens, people who bed down in the park and families who sleep in cars.


Judge Gives Arts Tax Levy Green Light

Aug. 17, 2012 1:03 p.m.

A Multnomah County judge is allowing a proposed Portland tax levy for the arts to go forward with a minor wording change after a challenge to the proposal's ballot title.


Escape-Artist Chimp Could Move To Oregon

Aug. 13, 2012 9:15 a.m.

A chimpanzee that's repeatedly escaped its Las Vegas enclosure could soon be moved to an Oregon chimp sanctuary.

Environment | Communities

Portland Activist Uses Her Art To Protest Coal Export Terminals

Jan. 24, 2013 7 a.m.

Portland activist Bonnie Meltzer lives near one of the busiest rail intersections in the city. She uses her art to protest against the coal export terminals that have been proposed for the Pacific Northwest.

News | Arts | local

Foundations Team Up To Offer Portland Artists Micro-Grants

Jan. 22, 2013 7:34 p.m.

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, or PICA, is teaming up with the Andy Warhol Foundation to offer a series of micro-grants aimed at boosting individual artists' projects and small groups in the region.

Education | News | Arts | local

PSU's 'Glass Tower' And New College Have Arts In Common

Feb. 21, 2013 2:55 a.m.

PSU announces plans for "glass tower" at Lincoln Hall, and the establishment of a College of the Arts.

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Literary Arts: The Archive Project

Oct. 3, 2014 7:39 p.m.

Since 1984, Portland Arts & Lectures has been bringing the world’s most celebrated writers, artists, and thinkers to our community. As part of Literary Arts programming, this lecture series has grown from a humble basement gathering in the Portland Arts Museum to sold-out shows at the Arlene Schnitzer concert hall.


Oregon Art Beat

July 10, 2013 12:11 p.m.

Oregon Art Beat is OPB's Emmy Award-winning local arts series, entering its 17th season in fall 2015. Art Beat profiles artists, musicians and artisans from around Oregon and the Northwest. Join us Thursday, October 8 for the premiere of Oregon Art Beat's brand new season. Until then, enjoy the summer with web-exclusive videos and articles focusing on our vibrant art scene in the Pacific Northwest. Check back weekly for updates!
Enjoy this week's clip of Oregon Art Beat's On View Now tour of the dynamic and stunning Chihuly Gardens and Glass in Seattle.

State of Wonder

Sept. 25, 2013 9:24 p.m.

Think Out Loud

July 10, 2013 12:11 p.m.

We sometimes call ourselves the radio show that listens. Or the show that's talking about what the Northwest is talking about. Or maybe: the radio show with a Northwest heart, a global head and internet fingers. The fuller answer is that we're a daily show about politics and global issues, music and sports, books and the environment — anything and everything that can sustain an hour of live, unscripted conversation. And, crucially, we're a web site that feeds into — and off of — that radio conversation.

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About OPB

Aug. 21, 2015 9:34 p.m.

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Dec. 23, 2013 4:02 p.m.

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March 16, 2015 9:15 p.m.

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OPB Awards

Aug. 15, 2015 9:26 p.m.

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