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Class shows how to live lighter in a sustainable world

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PORTLAND, Ore. – In today’s world, being green is all the rage. Now, people can learn how to live green thanks to a non-credit Portland Community College class.

In Living Lighter in a Sustainable World, Craig Briggs will explore the practical, cost benefit solutions to make a home, vehicle or lifestyle green. He’ll show students how to make a prioritized action plan; and cover the science of energy, including chemical pollution, habitat conservation and global warming,

This class will meet from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m., Wednesdays, Oct. 4 through Oct. 25 in the Cedar Room of the Lake Oswego Adult Center, 505 G Avenue. Cost is $49. For more information, call 503-731-6622.

Portland Community College is the largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, serving approximately 91,000 full- and part-time students. For more PCC news, please visit us on the Web at PCC has three comprehensive campuses, five workforce training and education centers, and 200 community locations in the Portland metropolitan area. The PCC district encompasses a 1,500-square-mile area in northwest Oregon and offers two-year degrees, one-year certificate programs, short-term training, alternative education, pre-college courses and life-long learning.

About James Hill

James G. Hill, an award-winning journalist and public relations writer, has been the Communications Specialist for the Office of Public Affairs at Portland Community College since November of 1999. A graduate of Portland State University, J... more »


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