PCC Wins National Climate Award

Portland Community College is the two-year college winner of the 2017 “Climate Leadership Awards.”  The award has been given the last eight years by Second Nature and the US Green Building Council.(USGBC)  The USGBC is the organization that gives Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) awards. The

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Blast From the Past: The Candy Lady of 1982

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

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“Take my class.” Ads for summer classes

Western Civilization, Ancient to Medieval CRN: 32837 HST 101 RC 10am-12:30pm M/W CRN: 33717 HST 101 RC 1:30pm-4:30pm M/W naso.michaels@pcc.edu Description: Come take an exciting class that will reflect on the political, social and cultural roots of Western Civilization that we share in the American experience today! We

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Summer Pell Returns

Usually the government doing something that affects students is news to dread, but for once there’s some good news on that front. On Monday, May 8, Congress passed a piece of bipartisan legislation to refund the summer Pell Grant Program starting with the 2017-2018 school year. This means

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What Can OrgSync Do for You?

Some of you may have heard of orgsync via your MyPCC email account lately, here’s some information to shine on that subject to get you to better know what exactly is orgsync. What is OrgSync? OrgSync is an online platform that allows student clubs to charter and be

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ASPCC Looks into the Future!

Next month as the term is starting to wrap up, ASPCC will be hosting an end-of-the-year party with a futuristic theme. It will be held at the World Trade Center in Portland from 7:30pm to 11:30pm on Friday, May 12th. The night will feature: faux gambling, photo booth,

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