Blast From the Past: The Candy Lady of 1982

By Faculty Advisor Tony Greiner|October 9, 2017Announcements|0 comments

This photo from 1982 was captioned:  “CANDY LADY” – That’s the nickname of Pam Giovanini, who says she “stumbled into” her home sweets-making business after she and a friend took a course at Portland Community College to learn cake decorating.”

Woman from 1980s making candy in her kitchen

Photographer: Jan Henderson.  Original now housed at PCC Library.

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Faculty Advisor Tony Greiner

About Faculty Advisor Tony Greiner

As faculty advisor, I see my primary role as helping the editorial staff navigate PCCs policies and procedures. Although I am not a journalist, I do have some chops and experience as a writer, with a dozen or so articles and a book and a half (one was co­written) to my credit. I can also give some continuity as we move from year to year, with the staff changeover that is sure to accompany that. This is a student newspaper, and I think what we publish should come from students. Happy Reading, Tony Greiner

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