Author Archives: John Ostgarden

Presidential Finalist Melinda Nish

By John Ostgarden|May 23, 2016

In addition to her extensive instructional and administrative experience, as well as her educational background reported by Jim Hill, Ms. Nish has had a complicated

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Presidential Finalist Mark Mitsui

By John Ostgarden|May 23, 2016

Mark Mitsui has been Deputy Assistant Secretary for Community Colleges at the United States Department of Education since 2013.  As that position is one appointed

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Presidential Finalist Rassoul Dastmozd

By John Ostgarden|May 23, 2016

Rassoul Dastmozd (pronounced RAHS-ool DAHS-most)  immigrated from his hometown of Rahst, Iran (near Tehran) in 1979 during the early stages of the Islamic revolution. According

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ASPCC to Host Portland Mayoral Debate

By John Ostgarden|April 23, 2016

With the growing disconnect between politicians and students in Portland, there is a need for students to get involved in local politics. With this in

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