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News Archive for July, 2013

Arab American Cultural Center of Oregon’s fourth annual ‘Mahrajan’ is Aug. 11 Arab American Cultural Center of Oregon’s fourth annual ‘Mahrajan’ is Aug. 11 3
The flavor of the Middle East comes to the Sylvania Campus of Portland Community College on Sunday, Aug. 11, when it again sponsors the Mahrajan – Arabic for festival – hosted by the Arab American Cultural Center of Oregon (www.araboregon.org). Now in its fourth year, the festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center, Lobby and Courtyard, at the Sylvania Campus (12000 SW 49th Avenue, Portland, Ore., 97219). Free parking is available in lots #9 and #11. “Portland Community College has been so good to our organization, in allowing us to host the event at Sylvania Campus and in promoting the festival to its faculty, staff and students,” said Hadi Nouredine, president of […] Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013
Gatewood welcomes new PCC President Jeremy Brown to the college in early July. Algie Gatewood taking job in North Carolina, leaves impressive legacy 2
The longtime Cascade Campus president is returning home as president of Alamance Community College Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013
Building Community: Cascade's National Night Out returns on Aug. 6 Building Community: Cascade’s National Night Out returns on Aug. 6
The annual neighborhood festival will take place from 4-8 p.m. in the campus’ Borthwick Mall, 705 N. Killingsworth St. Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013
Illumination Project is currently recruiting students 2
The Illumination Project is a yearlong student leadership and peer education program based on the Sylvania Campus Tuesday, Jul 30, 2013
PCC’s Medical Assisting Program will host a free Community Health Screening event at Willow Creek Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 8. Students to put on free Community Health Screening Fair 1
Community partners include: Beaverton Community Health Center, Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District and the American Diabetes Association Monday, Jul 29, 2013
“I just really decided I wanted to get much more serious about music,” said Stephanie Shea, who earned the program’s one-year certificate. “I wanted to go beyond being a hobbyist and actually see if I could do something with it." Local band Brownish Black has many PCC players
A portion of Portland’s eclectic Motown-inspired music group are PCC alumni Sunday, Jul 28, 2013
Bonamici kicks off new legislation at PCC roundtable Bonamici kicks off new legislation at PCC roundtable 6
Her Opportunities for Success Act would help make unpaid internships more accessible to low-income students Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013
President Brown participates in physics workshop President Brown participates in physics workshop
Brown participated in the workshop, the interactive experiments and even had a behind the scenes look at the NASA experiment room that has a direct link with the International Space Station so students can conduct experiments in zero gravity Friday, Jul 19, 2013
New PCC President Jeremy Brown (left) swore in Ken Madden onto the board on July 18. PCC board welcomes Ken Madden, extends terms of chair, vice chair
The PCC Board welcomed a new member and extended terms for its chair and vice chair Thursday, Jul 18, 2013
It’s always sunny in Portland with this Community Ed class It’s always sunny in Portland with this Community Ed class 8
A popular Community Education class teaches do-it-yourself solar panel installation for professionals and novices alike Tuesday, Jul 16, 2013