Hidden Camera Found in Rock Creek Bathroom

By Carla Macedo Diaz|April 29, 2017

In October 2016, a student entered a gender neutral restroom and stumbled upon a camera hidden underneath a sink that was pointed in the direction of the toilet. The student reported the camera to campus security and the camera was

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The Bridge is Hiring!

By Bridge Staff|April 17, 2017

PCC’s Award-Winning Student Newspaper “The Bridge” is Hiring for the 2017-2018 academic year. The following positions are open to any PCC student taking six or more credit hours per term (Fall, Winter, Spring) and who has a GPA of 2.0

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PCC in 3.4 Million Dollar Dispute Over Botched Roof Job

By Emma Meshell|April 5, 2017

Since the failure of the roof of the experimentally-designed Newberg Center, legal action has been taken by Portland Community College against the responsible construction company, which was hired to build the center in 2011. PCC used a 7.8 million dollar

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Faculty Member Michael Sonnleitner Joins PCC Board

By Bridge Staff|July 16, 2015

A bit of history was made on July 16, when faculty member Michael Sonnleitner, long-time teacher in the Political Science Department was sworn in by Interim President Sylvia Kelley to the PCC Board of Directors. He was elected in May to

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UPDATE: PCC Board of Directors Appoints Interim President

By Aubry Gabbard|July 16, 2015

by Aubry Ledbetter Gabbard At this morning’s meeting at Sylvania campus, PCC Board of Directors named Acting President Sylvia Kelley as PCC’s Interim President. The agenda allotted time at 9:45 am for Board Chair Deanna Palm  to give an update on the

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Board Meets Thursday AM to Appoint Interim President

By Bridge Staff|July 15, 2015

UPDATE: The Board has appointed the Interim President. The PCC Board of Directors has released its agenda for the meeting being held tomorrow, Thursday July 16.  It appears that the Board has selected an Interim President to replace Jeremy Brown, and

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Details on "Stand with Charleston" Events on Monday

By Bridge Staff|July 5, 2015

The recent “Stand With Charleston” email exchanges and a request from our students has moved the College Cabinet to invite all PCC students, faculty and staff to observe a moment of silence Monday, July 6, at noon. ROCK CREEK:  The

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Haikus for Beketel Sleeper

By Bridge Staff|June 2, 2015

How do we cope with loss? How do we find a way to express our feelings when a colleague or a fellow student is no longer with us? Poetry can be a powerful way to articulate and express our feelings

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What's Next? Students invited to talk to Board about Next Prez

By Bridge Staff|May 28, 2015

Sylvia Kelly, Executive Vice President and acting President of PCC, has set up a  “college conversation” that she and board chair Deanna Palm will be having about our presidential transition. The Sylvania campus event will take place Tuesday, June 2 from 2-3

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President Brown departs with Big Checks in his Pocket.

By Bridge Staff|May 19, 2015

At a meeting of the PCC Board Monday night, May 18, an agreement was reached with President Jeremy Brown and the Board to end his less than two-year tenure as the college’s leader.  In return for leaving, Brown will receive

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PCC Panther Pride Day on May 14th

By Jzalana Summers|May 11, 2015

PCC Panther Pride Day is coming up on May 14! In the tradition of Founders’ Week, we will be celebrating PCC’s birthday and everything that makes us proud to be PCC. You’re invited to attend a campus birthday party on May 14, co-hosted with

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