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PCC initiatives assist transgender, gender nonconforming students PCC initiatives assist transgender, gender nonconforming students 7
PCC now has class rosters that incorporate students’ preferred names as well as 22 new all-gender restrooms Monday, May 25, 2015
Fire engine to spur career-tech learning in Hillsboro Fire engine to spur career-tech learning in Hillsboro
The college donates a truck to Liberty High School’s dual credit Fire Science Program Monday, May 18, 2015
Earth Week work party spruces up Rock Creek's Learning Garden Earth Week work party spruces up Rock Creek’s Learning Garden
Students and staff get together at the Learning Garden for an Earth Week work party Monday, May 11, 2015
PCC students headed to Russia for language studies PCC students headed to Russia for language studies 5
Chase Riegel and HadrianKyle McQuillan earn an opportunity to study Russian abroad Monday, May 4, 2015
Two PCC students earn national scholarships from Coca-Cola Foundation Two PCC students earn national scholarships from Coca-Cola Foundation 12
Students Tuong Hoang (pictured) and Quynh Do are national scholars Monday, Apr 27, 2015
SBDC helps Joshua Fegles become one smart cookie SBDC helps Joshua Fegles become one smart cookie 5
How the SBDC helped Joshua Fegles perfect his recipe for success Monday, Apr 20, 2015
Dan Gilsdorf has a license to ink Dan Gilsdorf has a license to ink 6
Dan Gilsdorf is helping local tattoo artists stay current on their licenses Monday, Apr 13, 2015
Rudy Martinez uses PCC to 'trade up' in careers Rudy Martinez uses PCC to ‘trade up’ in careers 12
Rudy Martinez is re-careering thanks to PCC’s Trades & Apprenticeship Department Monday, Apr 6, 2015
Today Fitzgerald is chair of the Multimedia Program at the Cascade Campus in North Portland, the place where she earned her associate’s degree and the department she’s helped build into an award-winning program. Elizabeth Fitzgerald is PCC’s Multimedia maven 16
Elizabeth Fitzgerald's winding path to head of the Multimedia Program Thursday, Apr 2, 2015
Proof! A Monster Spotters Student Club photograph of one of the many strange tracks they found among invasive ivy in Lesser Park. Tracks lead to a trap students made that is baited with M&Ms. They report no beast has been captured yet, though. April Fools Day Review: Student club reports strange, dancing beast in Sylvania forest 24
Sasquatch spotted at Sylvania Campus, college on high alert Wednesday, Apr 1, 2015