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Public Affairs media and website report for January 2013

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Here is a look at some of the news stories about PCC from around the local area and the nation in January. In total, PCC events and people appeared 20 times in the local community or national online media, newspapers or TV/radio.

The big stories centered on PCC’s two signature cultural events – the Sylvania Winter Powwow and the Cascade Festival of African Films. In addition, The Oregonian profiled a graduate of PCC’s Emergency Communications Program, who is now a key link in Washington County’s dispatch system.

For all of the past media stories, visit our PCC in the News page.

Sylvania’s Winter Powwow

The Cascade Festival of African Films

Alum Doing Good Things

Top Web Stories in January

  1. Powwow volunteer work comes naturally to this student (2,068 hits)
  2. Instructor Melissa Gregory Rue’s films have plenty of buzz (1,470)
  3. Preston Pulliams wants to raise $1 million for student scholarships (1,467)
  4. Cascade Festival of African Films lifts curtain on 23rd year (1,400)
  5. Top-10 web stories of 2012 (1,187)

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 »