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Verizon awards PCC $15K for literacy effort
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Portland Community College today received $15,000 from the Verizon Foundation to establish a technology-based literacy program at El Centro Cultural in Cornelius. Monday, Oct 13, 2003
Architectural Drafting Students Design Charter School
Kurt Larson was searching for a challenge in his architectural drafting class at Portland Community College. Jo Sigmund, one of three co-founders of The Emerson School, gave him one. He is part of a unique service-learning project that allow him and other students to design building plans for a future charter elementary school for Portland Public Schools. Friday, Oct 3, 2003
NSF grant awarded to PCC-led partnership
PORTLAND, Ore. - The National Science Foundation has awarded Portland Community College's Building Construction Technology (BCT) program a $697,750 grant over three years. The BCT program is located at the college's Rock Creek Campus. Thursday, Oct 2, 2003
PCC helping Hispanic teachers get a Head Start
PORTLAND, Ore. - The Hispanic Head Start project, Puente al Futuro, helped to open the world to Patricia Alvarado. Now, she's helping to open the world to others. Thursday, Sep 25, 2003
PCC Board says ?yes' to agreement with Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District for facility
ROCK CREEK CAMPUS - At its Thursday, Sept. 11 meeting, the Portland Community College Board of Directors unanimously voted (7-0) to approve an agreement with the Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District (THPRD). Thursday, Sep 25, 2003
Veterinary Technology students host golf tourney
MCMINNVILLE, Ore. - Veterinary Technology program students at Portland Community College are hosting a golf tournament fund-raiser on Sunday, Oct. 5. Thursday, Sep 25, 2003
Coca-Cola honors PCC scholars
PORTLAND, Ore. - Three PCC students have each been awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Coca-Cola Two-Year Colleges Scholarship Foundation for the 2003-04 school year. The students are Andrea Trambley, Loretta Huscher and Laura Mickel. Friday, Sep 19, 2003
PCC launches Emmy-winning adult literacy program
PORTLAND, Ore. - Portland Community College's PCC 27 will partner with TV 411 this fall to launch a new season of adult educational programming. Friday, Sep 19, 2003
Jerry Berger's Inservice Speech
Thank you Alice for that kind introduction. It is a pleasure for me to serve as your president this year. I want to thank the Board of Directors for providing me this opportunity, and I would like to introduce them to you. The PCC Board gives generously of their time and expertise to governing the college, and we are very fortunate to have them in these leadership roles. Please hold your applause until they all are standing: Bob Palmer, ChairDana Anderson, Vice ChairMaureen BreckenridgeNorma Jean GermondDoreen MargolinKaren McKinneyHarold WilliamsAs Alice told you, I spent the majority of my career at Chemeketa Community College in Salem. Chemeketa is also a large community college, serving more than 56,000 students each year. I […] Monday, Sep 15, 2003
PCC earns 'Enterprise Zone' customer service training grant
PORTLAND, Ore. - Portland Community College has announced a nine-month, $34,484 grant to pilot a new training program at the One Stop center at PCC's Portland Metropolitan Workforce Training Center. Friday, Sep 12, 2003