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PEOPLE AND PLACES: Erickson named Rock Creek TLC coordinator

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Samm Erickson is the new TLC coordinator at the Rock Creek Campus. Erickson is a composition and literature instructor that has served on the TLC committee for the past two years. “Here at the Rock Creek TLC, we are looking to implement programs to meet your needs and to tap into your abilities,” says Erickson. For more information about TLC programming, contact Erickson at: serickso@pcc.edu.

Alonso new director of CAMP program at Rock Creek

Teresa Alonso is the new director of the College Assisted Migrant Program (CAMP) grant. She worked at the Oregon Council for Hispanic Advancement, where she spent upwards of three years coordinating and managing the Proyecto Adelane program. Alonso earned her bachelor’s degree in Chicano Latino studies from Western Oregon University and her master’s degree in public administration from Portland State.

She brings extensive experience working with underrepresented populations throughout the state of Oregon, where she has cultivated relationships with K-12, community colleges, universities, count officials, and community partners to promote retention and student access for students.

Take a look at contemporary China

Tiffany Yan presents, “Contemporary China through the Eyes of a Young Adult,” on Thursday, Feb. 8, from 11 a.m. to noon in Terrell Hall 125. Yan, a foreign exchange student from Chong Qing, China, will talk about her experiences and life in China and the U.S. She currently attends both Grant High School and PCC. She is living in Portland with her host family including writing faculty member Rachel Stevens. This event is supported by an ASPCC Classroom Enhancement Grant and MAC.

About James Hill

James G. Hill, an award-winning journalist and public relations writer, is the Public Relations Manager at Portland Community College. A graduate of Portland State University, James has worked as a section editor for the Newberg Graphic, Wo... more »