Jessica Johnson Nominated Oregon Book Award Finalist

By Charles Claringbold|February 26, 2016

PCC’s Southeast campus English Department Head, Jessica Johnson has been nominated for the Oregon Book Award. The Oregon Book Award selects five finalists each year for the finest accomplishments in writing, for those who work in genres of poetry, fiction,

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History Department Honors "Focus Award" Recipients.

By Bridge Staff|June 9, 2015

The History faculty of Portland Community College have announced that 24 students earned the history focus award this year. There will be a ceremony recognizing this achievement on June 12 at Portland State University, which many of these students will

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Cascade Announces Creative Teaching Awards

By Bridge Staff|June 9, 2015

The Cascade Teaching Learning Center in conjunction with the Dean of Instruction is pleased to announce the winners of the  2014-15 Creative Teaching Awards for Part-time Faculty. The winners are: Naomi Brandenfels, Anthropology for her assignment in ATH 102 “The

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Bridge Writer wins Journalism Prize

By Bridge Staff|May 21, 2015

The Pacific Northwest Association of Journalism Educators has announced the winners for this year’s contest. Sergio Olmos won second place for “No Shelter” his story on living on Portland’s streets as a homeless person. It appeared last fall in The

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Southeast: And the award goes to…

By Jzalana Summers|May 19, 2015

PCC Southeast would like to congratulate the Beta Pi Rho chapter (Southeast) of Phi Theta Kappa on receiving 5 star chapter status again this year, as well as this list of well-deserved awards this past weekend: 2015 Distinguished Chapter Award

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PCC Computer Students Win Cash!

By James Hill|May 12, 2015

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Portland Community College student and Beaverton resident Eric Thomas, 22, is hacking his way to a better future. His team, named aptly Brain Storm, recently won top prize, or Best of Show, at the Portland hackathon called

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Cascade Campus Student Earns National Scholarship

By Samantha Saxby|April 20, 2015

James Hill; Cascade Campus — Portland Community College students Tuong Hoang (Rock Creek Campus) and Quynh Do (Cascade Campus) can add “national scholars” to their academic résumés. The Coca-Cola Foundation and Phi Theta Kappa (honor society for two-year colleges) announced they are among a select

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Student Journalism Contest Accepting Entries

By Samantha Saxby|March 9, 2015

Portland Community College [All Campuses] — The Pacific Northwest Association of Journalism Educators is announcing its first annual student journalism contest, open to community college publications – print and/or on-line – in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana. This is a

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Student wins NASA Scholarship

By Bridge Staff|July 4, 2013

Student earns NASA internship at Wallops Flight Facility PCC’s Dave Coulter of Southeast Portland is helping a NASA project studying phytoplankton take off SOUTHWEST PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Community College instructor Harry Davis likes to have students come up with

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Library Awards $1200 in Cash Prizes

By Bridge Staff|March 20, 2013

For the eighth year, the PCC Library and the Friends of the PCC Library are offering the “Library Prize.” The Library Prize is a $300 Cash award given to the best student projects involving research for the academic year. Currently

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