Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Coffee Club

Join us in the WRC for Coffee Club, every Wednesday from 1 to 2pm in CC 268. Drink coffee (or tea), meet new people, and learn about how you can volunteer with the WRC. For more info email wrc@pcc.edu or call 971-722-8101. View the coffee club flyer.

International & Immigrant Issues, Resources and Activities

International and Immigrant students and instructors
First meeting on Monday October 19, 3 – 4pm
Sylvania Building CC Women’s Recourse Center in the back of the cafeteria (CC268)
  • Culture sharing
  • Child care and parenting
  • Movies and coffee/tea parties
  • Free knitting classes
  • Finding an apartment & job on campus
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid
  • And much more

For more information come to WRC (CC268) or contact us: wrc@pcc.edu or maria.lazareva@pcc.edu. View the International & Immigrant Issues flyer.

Focus Groups

The Sylvania Women’s Resource Center is hosting Latina and Black/African/African-American Women’s Focus Groups.

What is the focus group? A small gathering of women/female-identified students designed to allow Latinas and Black/African/African Americans to share their experiences as a student at PCC.

We need your help! This is your opportunity for your voice to be heard (and get snacks and a $20 gift certificate to the PCC Bookstore while you’re at it). We want to hear your experiences!

Latina Focus Groups

  • Wednesday, Oct. 28th 10 -11:30am
  • Thursday, Oct. 29th 10 - 11:30 am

Black/African/African-American Women Focus Groups

  • Tuesday, Nov. 3rd 3 - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 4th 9:30 -11 am

All focus groups meet in the CC Fir Room (off the cafeteria). Pre-registration is required. Come to the WRC CC268 or contact us at wrc@pcc.edu or 971-722-8101 to register. View the focus groups flyer.

Free Self Defense Workshop

Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 1-4pm in the Oak/Fir/Elm rooms (off cafeteria)

Learn how to: use your voice and practice basic escapes. Training is for female identified students and staff. Preregistration is required, space is limited. To sign up, contact us: CC 268, wrc@pcc.edu, or 971-722-8101. For further accomodations contact Disability Services, CC 260, disability.services@pcc.edu or 971-722-4341. View the self defense workshop flyer.

Children & Adult Clothing (etc.) Swap

  • Wednesday, November 18, 2015
  • 10:00a.m.-3:00p.m.
  • Elm & Fir Rooms (Off Cafeteria)

Swap not shop with PCC Sylvania Women's Resource Center!

Bring or drop-off gently used items (clothing/accessories/toys) and pick up "new-to-you" items without spending money on new clothes! Nothing to bring? Come anyway!

You may drop off items at the WRC starting Monday, November 16 located at CC 268 (back of cafeteria). Refreshments provided. For more info email wrc@pcc.edu or call 971-722-8101. View the clothing swap flyer.