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News Archive for January, 2013

Sign up for Drive Less Connect to partake in giveaway
Beginning Feb. 4, Metro and Pac/West are launching the Winter Carpool gift card give away Thursday, Jan 31, 2013
Illumination Project winter plays to start Feb. 5
PCC Sylvania’s Illumination Project addresses issues of oppression by presenting interactive forum theater in classroom and community environments Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013
PCC-Sylvania hosts humorous Japanese Rakugo performance
The lone storyteller, using only a paper fan and a small cloth as props, and without standing up from the (seiza) sitting position, depicts a comical story Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013
PCC hosts Oregon Transfer Days around Portland 3
The events are open to any community college student, whether they are planning to transfer, or just starting to consider their four-year degree opportunities Tuesday, Jan 29, 2013
PCC’s Black History Month Celebration culminates around keynote speaker Charlayne Hunter-Gault’s visit at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 28, in the Fred & Suzanne Fields Ballroom, Portland Art Museum (1219 SW Park Ave.). PCC welcomes award-winning journalist for Black History Month 2
Charlayne Hunter-Gault is an Emmy and Peabody award-winner, author and freelance journalist. She highlights a month-long celebration of Black history during February Friday, Jan 25, 2013
PCC hosts budget forums with finance leaders
As the college develops its next biennium budget, together with his periodical budget messages to you via email, PCC President Preston Pulliams has set up the following budget forums to update staff and faculty regarding the state of PCC's budget and the challenges as the Legislature has started its session Friday, Jan 25, 2013
Free tickets available for Linus Pauling Science lecture 4
Oregon’s Linus Pauling Memorial Lecture Series explores the latest discoveries altering people’s understanding of the universe and how it relates to humans Thursday, Jan 24, 2013
Scenes from the latest installment of PCC's biggest events. PHOTOS: Winter Powwow full of colors, dancing and respect
On Saturday, Jan. 19, more than 1,000 people from all over the region attended Portland Community College’s “Wacipi” (“They dance”) Winter Powwow to celebrate Native American culture and tradition Wednesday, Jan 23, 2013
PCC rings in ‘Year of the Snake’ on Feb. 18 PCC rings in ‘Year of the Snake’ on Feb. 18
The college’s annual Asian New Year Celebration in Southeast Portland will be held at Warner Pacific College this year while the Southeast Center is under bond construction Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013
The Cascade Festival of African Films opens with “Toussaint Louverture” at 6:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 1, in the Hollywood Theatre. Cascade Festival of African Films lifts curtain on 23rd year 9
This year’s festival features 22 films and is dedicated to the memory of PCC board member Harold Williams, Sr., who passed away last summer Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013