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Partners connect middle school students to Southeast's new STEM Center Partners connect middle school students to Southeast’s new STEM Center
Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

The Intel Foundation awarded an Intel Involved Seed Grant of $5,000 to the Washington County 4-H Youth Development Association to support the Montavilla Young Makers Club at PCC's Southeast Center http://news.pcc.edu/2014/05/pcc-and-partners-connect-middle-school-students-to-southeasts-new-stem-center/
STEM initiatives cross PCC campuses and disciplines at first-ever ‘Showcase’ STEM initiatives cross PCC campuses and disciplines at first-ever ‘Showcase’
Monday, November 25th, 2013

Science, technology, engineering and math programs around the college met on Rock Creek to share ideas http://news.pcc.edu/2013/11/stem-conference/
STEM breeds interdisciplinary robot competition at Sylvania Campus STEM breeds interdisciplinary robot competition at Sylvania Campus
Friday, December 21st, 2012

Late last month, the Sylvania Campus hosted its first remotely-controlled robotic soccer challenge http://news.pcc.edu/2012/12/stem-breeds-interdisciplinary-robot-competition-at-sylvania-campus/
In her second year, Pierce has had a scholarship since her graduation from Gladstone High School when she was a participant in the three-week, seven-credit PCC Summer Robotics Camp for her high school. NSF gives PCC almost $600,000 for STEM scholarships
Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Sixty-four students will get funding in addition to outreach and support, career exploration as well as college transfer and job placement services http://news.pcc.edu/2012/05/nsf-stem-scholarships/
The exhibit, “Data Systems Plaza,” by Damien Gilley ends April 27 at the Sylvania Campus’ Northview Gallery. Northview Gallery exhibit ‘Data Systems Plaza’ ends April 27
Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Gilley’s show has transformed the gallery into a temporary showroom exhibiting sculptural experiences from a fictitious company. http://news.pcc.edu/2012/04/northview-gallery-exhibit-data-systems-plaza-ends-april-27/
Sylvania’s STEM activities seek to attract broad audience and emphasize fun in science
Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

Its Science and Engineering division has organized the two-week Sylvania event and is supporting STEM activities at other campuses, as well http://news.pcc.edu/2012/02/sylvanias-stem-activities-seek-to-attract-broad-audience-and-emphasize-fun-in-science/
Thanks to STEM, PCC students getting jobs Thanks to STEM, PCC students getting jobs
Monday, May 2nd, 2011

The federal grant helps local residents to train for STEM occupations like Bioscience, Solar and Alternative Energy, Computer Software and IT, and Metals Manufacturing http://news.pcc.edu/2011/05/stem-jobs/
Sylvania Campus upgrades boiler system to increase energy efficiency Sylvania Campus upgrades boiler system to increase energy efficiency
Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Eight petite Aerco Benchmark condensing boilers have been installed to replace part of the aging and monster-sized central plant boiler system that for more than 40 years has provided heat and domestic hot water to the campus’ 13 buildings http://news.pcc.edu/2011/02/sylvania-upgrades-boiler/
Get to know PCC’s new online learning system!
Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

Almost 10,000 PCC students enroll in distance learning classes each term. To make those learning experiences better, PCC Distance Education has recently adopted a new learning management system called Desire2Learn. It will replace the WebCT/Blackboard system the college has been using since 1998. “We selected Desire2Learn because it supports a variety of new features to enhance teaching and learning,” said John Sneed, director of distance education. Some of the new features include: An attractive new interface. Full integration with the registration system (so students will be added and dropped as they submit their drop/add forms online). Web conferencing in Elluminate so students and instructors can meet face to face. All students who enroll in online classes will need to learn […] http://news.pcc.edu/2010/12/new-online/
Geography Information Systems option ready to map your future
Friday, November 5th, 2010

To promote this certificate, GIS professionals along with geography instructor Christina Friedle will staff an informational booth from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.,Wednesday, Nov. 17, in the Upper CC Mall http://news.pcc.edu/2010/11/gis-day/