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News Archive for October, 2013

PCC celebrates investiture of Jeremy Brown, college's sixth president PCC celebrates investiture of Jeremy Brown, college’s sixth president 1
The college investiture not only introduced Jeremy Brown, but celebrated the difference the college makes in the community Thursday, Oct 31, 2013
Sounds of the Season PCC Rock Creek Holiday concert brings ‘Sounds of the Season’ to Rock Creek Campus
A choral concert titled, "Sounds of the Season," is set for the evening of Dec. 4 at the Rock Creek Campus Thursday, Oct 24, 2013
Uri Treisman speaks on PCC’s shift toward student success Uri Treisman speaks on PCC’s shift toward student success 7
A visit by speaker Uri Treisman drives home the need for students to complete their goals Tuesday, Oct 22, 2013
Steve Gordon (left) with Bert Logan, director of Financial Aid and Veteran Services. Gordon will serve as PCC’s Vet Success On Campus representative to assist veterans with questions they might have about benefits, enrollment, the VA Medical Center, VA guaranteed home loans, compensation and pension. VA chooses PCC for national program that serves vets 6
The college scores a national VA vocational rehabilitation counselor to help ease military veterans back to school Monday, Oct 21, 2013
Students win award at Home and Garden Show's 'Serving Up Style' Students win award at Home and Garden Show’s ‘Serving Up Style’ 1
Students from the college’s Interior Design, Architectural Design and Building Construction Technology programs took part in the design and building of the installation, which was titled, “Upcycle” Monday, Oct 14, 2013
Rock reek hosts talent showcases for all students 1
These popular showcases give students a chance to try out new songs, dances, skits, poetry in front of an audience of their peers Monday, Oct 14, 2013
Meet the people behind the pumpkins at PCC’s Harvest Festival Meet the people behind the pumpkins at PCC’s Harvest Festival 2
Nora Lindsey and Elaine Cole make sure the pumpkin patch is healthy and fruitful Monday, Oct 14, 2013
PCC hosts presidential investiture of Jeremy Brown Oct. 30 PCC hosts presidential investiture of Jeremy Brown Oct. 30
Portland Community College will host the investiture of its sixth president, Jeremy Brown, at the community celebration, “Together, Envision the Future." Friday, Oct 11, 2013
Hillsboro Aviation helicopter drops by AMT Career Day Hillsboro Aviation helicopter drops by AMT Career Day 2
A Hillsboro Aviation Robinson R-22 helicopter dropped by the Aviation Maintenance Technology's Career Day on Wednesday, October 9 Wednesday, Oct 9, 2013
PCC to hold fall term earthquake preparedness drill on Oct. 17 PCC to hold fall term earthquake preparedness drill on Oct. 17
Portland Community College will test its emergency systems and earthquake preparedness in a drill on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 10:17 a.m. Called “10/17, 10/17,” the drill is part of a statewide effort, “Great Oregon Shakeout.” It will be conducted college-wide, at all PCC campuses and centers, and everyone – students, staff and faculty – will be expected to participate. The drill will begin with an audible tone, followed by flashing strobe lights (indoors) and audible instructions. The drill – which lasts approximately three minutes – will conclude with an “all clear” message. Tips to remember in an earthquake: If you are indoors: Drop to the floor. Cover — Get under a desk or table, and cover your head and neck […] Tuesday, Oct 8, 2013