Author Archives: Jesse Day

About Jesse Day

Former Managing Editor (2012), Jesse Day is a current Portland Community College student and multimedia coordinator for the Associated Students of Portland Community College (ASPCC). Jesse offers The Bridge nearly a decade of journalism experience in his position of Fall Managing Editor. He has returned to school to learn marketing and has an ultimate goal of being a filmmaker. Jesse's interests include: news, politics, and photography. He loves the great outdoors and meeting new people. Jesse lives in Tigard with his wife and three children.

Sylvania Band Offers Scholarships

By Jesse Day|November 13, 2012

Sylvania — PCCs Symphonic Band is offering  one-credit scholarships for selected musicians who want to play in the ensemble this winter. The PCC Foundation has established a number of $79 scholarships for the group. The $79 is to cover the tuition

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Portland Community College Mourns the Passing of Counselor

By Jesse Day|October 24, 2012

Sylvania – Longtime Sylvania Counselor, Roger Frank, was found dead in his vehicle yesterday afternoon. Frank was last seen alive on Saturday after visiting the Blitz sports bar and grill. Police responded after another counselor found Frank’s car in a

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Instructor and Artist Expand Inside Cube

By Jesse Day|October 8, 2012

Sylvania – She’s been toiling over the summer, stuck inside Sylvania’s “glass cube” gallery in the CT building. At the start of the Summer season, that gallery transformed into a workspace where the world could peer in on artist and

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Sylvania Welcomes Anarchist Community Organizer to Speak

By Jesse Day|October 8, 2012

Sylvania – Author, activist, and anarchist community organizer, Scott Crow is set to give a presentation titled Solidarity Not Charity: The Story of the Common Ground Relief Collective in New Orleans at Syvlania Campus on November 5. Crow, who works at

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Senator Jeff Merkley Visits Students, Encourages Voting

By Jesse Day|October 2, 2012

Sylvania – United States Senator Jeff Merkley helped Portland Community College student leaders at Sylvania campus kick off their voter registration drive. The senator spoke to a room packed with students and administrators on National Voter Registration Day, before touring

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Rebuilding A Burned Bridge

By Jesse Day|September 21, 2012

Sylvania – The Bridge, Portland Community College’s student newspaper has returned. But, alas, like a ghost town without proprietors, The Bridge is an online paper without contributors. This is a problem. We need people to be writers, photographers, and graphic

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District President Pledges to Raise $1 Million for Scholarships

By Jesse Day|September 21, 2012

Sylvania – Portland Community College district president Preston Pulliams announced he’ll be personally responsible for raising a million dollars in funds for students this academic year. Pulliams gave his promise to college staff at the district in-service on September 17.

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PCC Committee Looks for Input in Replacing District President

By Jesse Day|September 19, 2012

Sylvania – The Portland Community College board of directors is reaching out to students and the community in the search for a new district president. President Preston Pulliams announced his July, 2013 retirement back in March. Since then, the Board

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