Photos by Elena Doss While traveling abroad, I continuously asked myself, “Was it worth it?” Worth the hours of flying, planning, and preparing? Yes, yes it was; because not only did the experience within the Dominican Republic challenge me to leave my comfort zone, but it built me
Here we have an excellent aerial of what is now Portland Community College’s Cascade Campus located on N Killingsworth Street. The school began as a small Christian College which transferred its holdings to the entity that created PCC. The campus has transformed and expanded over the years since
This year, the Women Resource Center at PCC will be putting on Eve Ensler’s play “The Vagina Monologues” for the annual V-Day production. Though these annual plays have been taking places for nearly 20 years at PCC, this year’s will be unlike any other as the cast will
Cleve R. Wootson Jr. of the Washington Post is responsible for this week’s headline. His story begins: First the good news: WHoever told you that Santa Claus was an impostor with a fake beard collecting a Christmastime check at the mall, or a lie cooked up by your
A thousand years from now, due to a series of massive continental floods, there will be no good reason to write letters. I will be suffering greatly, and I will have a waterproof box to keep my letter writing supplies. My mother will live in a bungalow deep
In the September 28 edition of The Bridge, Jake Edgar had a humorous editorial about how “Free Piles” have gotten out of hand in Portland. One anonymous reader had been stewing on it for awhile, finally sending in a postcard in early November. We nominate it as the
The Bridge does not have a complete copy of the Internal Audit into the health problems in the HT Building. It is providing pages 1, 6, 7, 9 and 11.
The Bridge recently reported on an incident that occurred last year at Sylvania’s HT building that PCC representatives described as a “small spill” of a fluid that contained mercury. Former Facilities Management Services (FMS) Maintenance Project Manager Steven Borcherding calls this misleading, at best. The Bridge contacted FMS