Portland Community College is doing a disservice to its students by not providing paper towels in campus restrooms. That wonderful time of year has descended upon us once again… flu season! The best way to prevent the spread of influenza and other illnesses, according to the American Medical
According to a press release from Nail Naigus, Portland Community College’s Assistant to the College President, the search for a new college president is narrowing down. Preston Pulliams, the District President for the last 9 years will be retiring at the end of this academic year. The Search
The lead editorial in Sunday’s Oregonian was about the role of Community Colleges in helping low-income students achieve a college education. Jose Esparaza, a PCC staff member, and President Pulliams were specifically mentioned. You can read the entire editorial by following this link.
Charlayne Hunter-Gault is an Emmy and Peabody award-winner, author and freelance journalist. She highlights a month-long celebration of Black history during February PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Community College is welcoming an Emmy and Peabody award-winner to place an exclamation point on its Black History Month celebrations in February.
Portland Community College Budget Office– As Portland Community College develops its next biennium budget,college president Dr. Preston Pulliams has set up the following budget forums regarding the state of our budget and its related challenges as the Oregon state legislature has started its session. In addition, he would like to hear your
The competitive national scholarship program aims to increase diversity in study abroad programs. PCC is top community college in total scholars awarded PORTLAND, Ore. (Jan. 18, 2013) – Four Portland Community College students have earned a combined $17,000 in Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program grants for study
SOUTHEAST PORTLAND, Ore. (Jan. 22, 2013) – Portland Community College’s Southeast Center will welcome the “Year of the Snake” with music, entertainment, food, vendors, door prizes and much more. PCC invites the public to its 11th annual Asian New Year Celebration, starting at 11:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 18
The Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA) has received a $75,000 grant from the Andy Warhol Foundation. This grant is for to provide a set of mini-grants of $500-$5000 for artists who are ‘flying under the radar’ and who might not get the attention of mainstream arts funding
Rabbi Israel Dresner, called the “Most Arrested Rabbi in the United States”, and a life-long activist in social justice movements will be speaking Friday, Jan 18 on the Cascade Campus. Rabbi Dresner will be speaking on “The Relevance of Nonviolence in Palestine Today” in Michael Sonnleitner’s “Global Politics”
Each year Oregon’s community colleges and four year universities collaborate in a tour of all 17 community colleges throughout the state. This is to assist students in successfully transitioning to a four-year college/university. Community college students are welcomed and encouraged to join in these events. They may participate whether they are