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 and controversial tenure as superintendent/president at Southwestern College (SWC), in Chula Vista, CA. As reported in the college’s student newspaper, The Sun, Ms.
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 by the President, his position will be probably end next January, and he has applied for positions other than PCC. MItsui was a
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 to the Twin Cities Pioneer Press, Dastmozd enrolled in Redlands Community College in Oklahoma, later transferring to a four-year college in Minnesota. As
Friday, May 13 7:30 – 11:30pm Downtown Portland World Trade Center 121 SW Salmon St Portland, OR 97205 Featuring: Faux gambling, raffle and prizes, dancing, and prom portraits! BEST DRESSED GETS CROWNED PROM ROYALTY! Cost: $5.00 with 2 cans of food $7.00 regular $10.00 at the door Where
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 mind, The Associated Students for Portland Community College will be hosting a Portland Mayoral debate on May 6. This is the last debate
Our “Humans of PCC” series continues with a five-minute video profile of welding instructor Mike Rasmussen. This video was created for Erik Fauske’s Multi-Media class. Missy Miedema did the camera work, Adam Michaels directed, sound recording was by “Olaf” and Keez Smith was the Gaffer.
On Tuesday, April 19th, Sylvania Campus President, Lisa Avery sent an email that began with, “It is with a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of PCC student, James Ritchie. Ritchie was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident on April 1. James was a very
Portland, Oregon—On Wednesday, April 13th 2016 at 5:00pm, the Portland Community College Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) chapter will be hosting a screening of the new hit documentary “Can We Take A Joke.” The screening will take place at the Sylvania campus and be held in the Projector Room.
Do you like cooking? APPLY NOW FOR THE ASPCC SYLVANIA IRON CHEF COMPETITION: Date: April 19th, 2016 Time: 11:00am-1:00pm Location: PCC Sylvania Cafeteria Emceed by Lisa Avery _________________ What can you make with Rice/Pasta/Bean and Quinoa within 45 minutes? Choose one of them and make a lunch meal! **More ingredients will
Applications are now open for District Student Council Chair for Portland Community College. Students looking for an opportunity to develop and demonstrate exceptional leadership skills are encouraged to apply by April 8th. The mission of the District Student Council is to unify the Associated Students of Portland Community