Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

The Sylvania TLC is open and innovative; rich in human resources, continually challenges our assumptions, builds community, and provides meaningful events and sessions that renew and transform faculty and staff to ultimately better serve our students.

Sample of TLC Programs

  • Student services updates
  • Technology trainings
  • College policies and initiatives
  • Teaching best practices
  • Philosophical discussions
  • Book clubs
  • Massage
  • Arts and crafts
  • Health and fitness events
  • Community-Based Learning
  • Leadership building
  • Sabbatical reports and travelogues
  • Cultural diversity
  • Campus tours
  • Experience My Class
  • Employee resources (HR, EAP, PERS)
  • Community socials

TLC Resources Available

  • Lounge and meeting areas
  • Teaching/Professional magazines
  • Periodicals
  • Session and resource handouts
  • Computers
  • Couches and chairs for resting
  • Lunch tables
  • Refrigerators
  • Microwaves
  • Coffee and tea pots
  • TLC web page and on-line resources
  • A quiet room
  • Podium and Smart Board for rehearsals

Sylvania Advisory Committee Members