PCC’s Multicultural Center

By Kanani Cortez|March 6, 2019

The PCC Sylvania multicultural center (MC) serves as a resource center for PCC’s students of color. Each of PCC’s campus has a multicultural center with a mission   “to support the recruitment, retention, and holistic (academic, leadership, professional) success of

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Youth V. Gov, Kiran Oommen and the Climate Trial of the Century

By Joe Culhane|March 6, 2019

   Last week, at the Washington Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference,  a plenary panel that involved members of “Our Children’s Trust” took place to discuss the “Climate Trial of the Century.” The panel was titled: “Juliana v. United States: Using

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How to “Love your Wallet” This Tax Season

By Eli Soria|February 19, 2019

By Eli Soria of The Student Accounts Office – Financial Success Program With the beginning of the 2019 New Year, qualified students will receive the 1098-T form, which is used by educational institutions to report amounts paid toward qualified tuition

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Tuition Increase: Interview with Administration

By Rory Elliott|February 19, 2019

  Community College Students of Oregon are likely facing a massive statewide raise in tuition. According to PCC’s administration, students can expect a minimum of 6% rise in costs per credit. As of now, a credit per term costs around

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Letter from Advisor

By Raymond Quinton|February 19, 2019

New Bridge Managing Editor…We are making another shift for the better at The Bridge. I’m happy to welcome our new Managing Editor, Miriam Vonnahme. She will officially be taking over the helm of the newspaper with this issue. Miriam brings

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Weekly Note from Bridge Advisor: Raymond Quinton

By Raymond Quinton|February 6, 2019

February is a great time to explore arts, culture and history, and a time to flex your inner-activist. PCC has no shortage of opportunities to explore art, culture and politics. Check out the following: African Film Festival I’m on my

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Cascade African Film Festival Turns 29

By Raymond Quinton|February 6, 2019

The Cascade African Film Festival turns 29 this year and shows no signs slowing momentum or waning popularity. For 29 years the PCC sponsored film festival has been presenting some of the best African films and building a bridge been

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Oregon New Green New Deal!

By Joe Culhane|February 6, 2019

[update: The Green New Deal legislature has been announced 2/7/19: The Green New Deal, explained] You’ve likely heard or read the words “Green New Deal” in the past few months. It has been a hot topic in many circles across

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Carpe Mundi Spotlight

By Rory Elliott|February 6, 2019

The founders of Carpe Mundi believe every student can benefit from the experience of traveling and studying in other countries—regardless of their socioeconomic status. But access to those programs and relating those experiences to their everyday lives once returning proved

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The Illumination Project 2019

By Joe Culhane|February 5, 2019

Have you ever heard of the Illumination Project? It’s okay if you haven’t. But I’m glad you’re reading this now so you can learn what it’s all about and ideally come be a part of this impactful theatrical learning experience.

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Humans of PCC, an Interview with Ralf Youtz

By Katie San Roman|February 5, 2019

Ralf Youtz was once a PCC student for five years. He is now a Statistics professor at PCC for the past six years. In 1990 Ralf dropped out of Reed College after three semesters. In 1999, he started taking classes for

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Letter From New Bridge Adviser

By Raymond Quinton|January 25, 2019

Journalism is not dead, as some would like you to believe…Colleges and universities have a duty to teach journalism and nurture future journalism advocates. This could mean the difference between a free society or an oppressive corporatocracy with no checks

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