Blast From The Past!

The Feb 12, 1964 issue of The Oregonian featured this photo by Leonard Bacon. The caption read “Operation of office machinery is now taught at Portland Community College in conjunction with Manpower Development Training Act. Expansion plans call for training medical secretaries, dental assistants, other specialties.” Poor grammar

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Blast From The Past!

pcc.edu  recently featured welder Ash Jimenez on the login page, and highlighted her joining a long tradition of women in the trades. On August 30, 1990, this photo by Susan Hereford appeared. The caption read: “Jennice Taylor (left) of Hillsboro and Vi Bryant of Portland work on construction

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Blast From The Past!

This 1984 photograph from the Oregonian’s Tom Treick has the caption “Stretching Time-Portland Community College basketball Coach John Lee (with ball) watches as Panther players Donovan McGinnis (Left) and J.R. Benjamin do stretching exercises. Lee is still at PCC, as a part-time Physical Education instructor at the Cascade

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Blast From The Past!

Student Builds Race Car in Welding Class Henry “Bud” Kinnaman with a midget racer he built with his son Dale in PCC’s welding shops.  According to the caption from this 1968 photo, Kinnaman was always interested in racecars but didn’t know how to build one until he took

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