Author Archives: PCC Press Release

Evacuation Drills

By PCC Press Release|April 3, 2017

During the week of Monday, April 10, 2017 through Thursday, April 13 2017, evacuation drills will be conducted district wide. These drills are being coordinated through Safety and Risk with assistance from Public Safety and each respective Campus Emergency Team.

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PCC hosts 18th Annual ‘Wacipi’ Traditional Powwow

By PCC Press Release|January 8, 2017

Portland Community College’s Sylvania Campus will once again celebrate Native American culture and tradition. The 18th annual “Wacipi” (”They Dance”) Traditional Powwow will take place from noon to 9 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 21, in the gymnasium, Health Technology Building, at

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The Health of Gen Z: What We do Today Matters for Tomorrow.

By PCC Press Release|January 8, 2017

Did you know that today’s youth are expected to have shorter lifespans than their parents? Are you a parent?  A childcare or healthcare provider?  A teacher? Planning to parent one day? The PCC Foods & Nutrition program is hosting a

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Volunteers of America Give Help to Students

By PCC Press Release|November 30, 2016

In the interest of serving students more effectively, this fall Cascade Student Services entered into a partnership with Volunteers of America Oregon to provide wrap-around services that supplement those offered at campus resource centers. Students whose needs may lie beyond

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Free Food at Cascade

By PCC Press Release|November 30, 2016

In an effort to help our students address food insecurity at Cascade, this summer ASPCC Cascade established a partnership with the Oregon Food Bank to expand the Food Nook food pantry program on campus. The partnership enables ASPCC to purchase

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Fabrication Laboratory Opens at Cascade

By PCC Press Release|November 30, 2016

Located in the Paragon Arts Center on North Killingsworth Street, the Fabrication Lab recently opened its doors to students and community members interested in art and production. The Fab Lab is a collaborative, 1,500 square-foot space equipped with high-end, industry-standard

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Need Help with Food? Come learn about SNAP!

By PCC Press Release|November 21, 2016

Thursday, December 1st 9 am -12 am with presentations at 9 am, 10 am, 11 am (feel free to come anytime) Women’s Resource Center , CC 268 (in the back of the Cafeteria) Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon and Multnomah

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Stuff on Campus Nov 22-23

By PCC Press Release|November 21, 2016

Tuesday, November 22 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Portlandia FarmStandia – Special Thanksgiving Edition! (RC) 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Scholarship Workshop (SY) 12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m., 46th Annual PCC Sylvania Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk (SY) 1 p.m. –

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Legislative Internship Program Accepting Applications

By PCC Press Release|November 20, 2016

Given the high level of political activation in our campus communities since the election, the District Student Council Legislative Affairs team has decided to extend the application deadline for the DSC Legislative Internship Program until 11:59 pm on November 28th.

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Korea Night Festival Dec 9 at Rock Creek.

By PCC Press Release|November 20, 2016

Please join the Korean Culture Club to celebrate and honor their traditions, food, and art.   Festivities begin Friday, December 9 at 5:30.  There will be food, games, performances and music.  Part of the event will be in the building

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Coffee and Snacks at RC Student Learning Center

By PCC Press Release|May 27, 2016

Leslie Boyd Writes: Best place to get some help studying?             The Student Learning Center, of course!   Best place to take a study break?             The Student Learning Center, of course!

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“Remembrance Rug” returns to SY

By PCC Press Release|May 19, 2016

The “Remembrance Rug” will be making an encore appearance at Sylvania, just in time for Memorial Day. The 200 foot-long folk art piece will be taking over the CC Upper Mall 25 – 27 May.  The Remembrance Rug was created

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Skill Center Common Hour at Cascade May 25

By PCC Press Release|May 19, 2016

All are welcome to attend the Skills Center Social Hour, May 25 from 1-2 pm.  Here is a chance to learn about plans for the Margaret Carter Skill Center, provide feedback and mingle with colleagues.  Coffee and dessert will be

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Rock Creek named “Tree Campus” and gets a flag.

By PCC Press Release|April 7, 2016

As many of you know, PCC has received the 2015 Tree Campus USA award from the Arbor Day Foundation. There were five Oregon schools selected this year and PCC is the only community College in the group. We accepted our

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