Author Archives: Bridge Staff

Financial Literacy: Haunted House

By Bridge Staff|October 25, 2018

This Tuesday, October 30, 2018, from 11am-3pm, PCC’s Student Financial Success Coaches are hosing an Financial Literacy at Rock Creek Building 5 in Rm 122. We know that financial literacy can sound like scary topic but our goal is to

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Laundry Basket Project

By Bridge Staff|October 24, 2018

From October 8th to December 8th for the holiday season, the Women’s Resource Center is putting together their Laundry Basket Project. The WRC will be collecting cash and household items for donation to give to women escaping domestic violence the

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We Stand with Survivors

By Bridge Staff|October 23, 2018

On September 27th, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee about the time when, now Supreme Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh (*barf*), sexual assaulted her when they were teenagers. I don’t know if you watched or listened to

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PCC’s Student Resource Guide

By Bridge Staff|October 9, 2018

PCC offers students many resources that are funded directly by students through the Student Activity Fee. Resource Centers like the DREAM Center can offer students who use them guidance and support in the many facets of their lives. Many of

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How Work Study Works

By Bridge Staff|November 26, 2017

“Work-Study” is a program of the Federal Government that has three purposes:  To give needy college students a chance to make some money, provide work experience, and to provide colleges with a source of labor. The maximum award for work-study

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Study Abroad Student Elena Doss shares Photos

By Bridge Staff|November 26, 2017

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

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Blast From the Past: Cascade College, 1969.

By Bridge Staff|November 26, 2017

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

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Best Letter to the Editor, Ever

By Bridge Staff|November 8, 2017

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

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PDX East of 82d Av is Poorer than West Virginia: The story in Graphics

By Bridge Staff|November 6, 2017

Jessica Howard, the President of the Southeast Campus shared this information at the SE Campus Inservice.  The data was compiled with the assistance of PCC’s department of Institutional Effectiveness and drawing from research available from Multnomah County.The map to the left

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