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Sylvania instructor chosen to lead Portland sustainability project Sylvania instructor chosen to lead Portland sustainability project
Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Smith is the coordinator of the new RCE Greater Portland, which will encompass Washington, Clackamas and Multnomah Counties in Oregon and Clark County in Washington http://news.pcc.edu/2014/02/sylvania-instructor-chosen-to-lead-portland-sustainability-project/
PCC Sustainability Council signs revised Climate Action Plan PCC Sustainability Council signs revised Climate Action Plan
Friday, May 24th, 2013

By 2030, PCC is targeting to be 40 percent below 2006 greenhouse gas levels and 80 percent below the levels by 2050 http://news.pcc.edu/2013/05/pcc-sustainability-council-signs-revised-pcc-climate-action-plan/
PCC partners with Car2Go to assist with transportation, sustainability
Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

There is a Car2go vehicle parked in a designated parking space on the SY, CA, and SE campuses to assist students, faculty and staff http://news.pcc.edu/2013/01/car2go/
PCC students encouraged to attend PSU sustainability conference
Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Formerly known as the Oregon University System Sustainability Conference, the 2013 version will now engage both public and private Oregon colleges and universities http://news.pcc.edu/2012/12/pcc-students-encouraged-to-attend-psu-sustainability-conference/
Three PCC leaders picked to present at pivotal sustainability conference Three PCC leaders picked to present at pivotal sustainability conference
Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

One of the world’s leading summits focused on sustainability will feature presentations from three Portland Community College leaders this year http://news.pcc.edu/2012/10/three-leaders-from-portland-community-college-tapped-to-present-at-pivotal-sustainability-conference/
‘Bioneers’ Sustainability Conference to be ‘Beamed’ at Cascade Oct. 19-21
Friday, October 12th, 2012

Members of the PCC community, as well as the general public, will have the opportunity to view and participate in the upcoming “Bioneers” sustainability conference in San Rafael, Calif. – without leaving Portland http://news.pcc.edu/2012/10/bioneers-sustainability-conference-to-be-beamed-at-cascade-oct-19-21/
PCC Newberg architects nab sustainability design honor PCC Newberg architects nab sustainability design honor
Monday, November 21st, 2011

The accolades continue to roll in for Portland Community College’s Newberg Center. Hennebery Eddy Architects garnered top honors, winning the Sustainable Design Award from the Portland chapter of the American Institute of Architects as part of the organization’s 2011 Design Awards. The honor was for the firm’s work on the Newberg Center, considered to be “on the path to Net Zero” and Portland Community College’s newest and “greenest” facility yet. The awards ceremony took place at The Portland Art Museum on Oct. 27. This honor marks the second award that Hennebery Eddy Architects has won for its design of the Newberg Center. The firm nabbed runner-up in the “As Designed” category by Architecture 2030 at the first-ever 2030 Challenge Design […] http://news.pcc.edu/2011/11/pcc-newberg-architects-nab-sustainability-design-honor/
New district sustainability manager is green but experienced New district sustainability manager is green but experienced
Monday, June 7th, 2010

French-born Alex de Roode comes to the college from the University of Hawaii where he led numerous important sustainability projects http://news.pcc.edu/2010/06/sustainability-manager/
Rock Creek gets a new sustainability leader
Thursday, July 2nd, 2009

Erin Stanforth has been picked to be the next Rock Creek Sustainability Practices Coordinator. Stanforth has worked for the college for the past year in a variety of roles and holds a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Sustainable Development and a minor in Anthropology from Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C. She has already been working at the campus fulfilling some of the duties of the Sustainable Practices Coordinator for the college. She has maintained and further developed the vermi-composting loop, increasing the campus’ recycling efforts and coordinating the Learning Garden. She has also instilled a post-consumer composting system, increased the size of the Learning Garden and assisted with establishing a new course based on environmental […] http://news.pcc.edu/2009/07/rock-creek-gets-a-new-sustainability-leader/
Sustainability training for technical educators
Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Portland Community College presents the SUSTAINABILITY TRAINING FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATORS (STTE) 2009 SUMMER SUSTAINABILITY INSTITUTE Monday, July 13 – Friday, July 17 Portland, Oregon High school, community college and university instructors are invited to apply for this free professional development opportunity to improve their knowledge of sustainable design and construction issues, trends, technologies and industry best practices. Residential green building and energy efficiency experts from Earth Advantage and Energy Trust of Oregon will help lead the institute. This week-long training will combine workshops, discussions, and site visits to notable green projects throughout Portland, leaving attendees better informed, prepared and inspired to integrate sustainable design and building into their curriculum. The Institute will offer beginner/intermediate level training to 30 instructors, with […] http://news.pcc.edu/2009/05/sustainability-training-for-technical-educators/