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Posted in March 2013

artinstall5 Unity Art Project being installed
Artist and past PCC student Nicky Falkenhayn, who was commissioned to develop the art project, is putting together the final touches for the pieces, beginning with the Sylvania Campus installation Posted March 29, 2013
Youth from the Deaf Blast and Ride project accept their check at the Youth Action Grants Ceremony on Wednesday, March 20. Youth Action Grants awarded
The Youth Action Grants provide an opportunity for youth to write grants that develop programs or special events to help other Portland youth address initiatives set forth in the city of Portland’s Youth Bill of Rights Posted March 29, 2013
Library Prize available for students
For the 8th year, the PCC Library and the Friends of the PCC Library are sponsoring the Library Prize Posted March 28, 2013
Picture 15 Instructor fuses welding basics 8
Students learn the basics of welding from a knowledgeable instructor so they can safely build projects on their own Posted March 28, 2013
Student scholarships for health event 1
The Rock Creek Career Resource Center is hosting the 2013 Latino Health Equity Conference on Friday, May 10. Kaiser Permanente is providing 100 Scholarships for students interested in health careers to attend the conference free of charge Posted March 27, 2013
(from left to right) PCC Nursing students visited Salem to meet with legislators and discuss health care issues. Pictured are Saundra Erb, Nicole Hilfiker, Rep. Chris Garrett, Jordan Froblom, Stephanie Blatner and Gina Samuelson. PCC Nursing instructor Teri Mills jets between Salem and Washington, DC, to meet legislators
“Rolling stones gather no moss”: A saying that could easily be applied to PCC’s Teri Mills, a longtime nursing instructor […] Posted March 25, 2013
fuelcellclass1 Fuel cell class powers up
The new introductory course will cover the basics of the technology and is the only one of its kind at any Oregon community college Posted March 25, 2013
Site plan for the new Trades Education Center on Swan Island. PCC develops a new Trades Education Center on Swan Island
March 20, 2013 Written by Gina Whitehill-Baziuk In summer 2010, PCC purchased the former state of Oregon Motor Pool Facility […] Posted March 20, 2013
Rob Fallow with FORTIS Construction; Susan Lipski, faculty at Rock Creek Campus; and Jason Miller with opsis architecture take part in the day's festivities. Rock Creek campus stakeholders make their “mark” at the column signing event
March 20, 2013 Written by Gina Whitehill-Baziuk The spring rains held off for the 60 people who took part in […] Posted March 20, 2013
Recap of Sylvania's Black History Month 1
Portland Community College celebrated Black History Month in February with each campus hosting a week of events. Here is a quick recap of how the week of events went at Sylvania as well as an exciting upcoming event Posted March 18, 2013