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Posted in April 2016

Baker-Flowers Leads Diversity Push 3 comments for "First-ever diversity awards celebration and host of new initiatives: the hallmarks of PCC’s Office of Equity and Inclusion"
Kim Baker-Flowers, director of PCC’s Office of Equity and Inclusion, arrived to the college just under two years ago, filled […] Posted April 26, 2016
Women in Art Event Tonight
The nationally recognized Portland-based artist will present at the college’s annual Women in Art Lecture Series Posted April 25, 2016
Nick Minch An Alum Gives Back
The Nursing Assistant Training Program allowed Nick Minch to combine his passion for health care and helping others Posted April 25, 2016
Foundation Gala Smashes Record
PCC Foundation’s 5th annual gala on Saturday, April 16 raised a record amount of more than $430,000 for scholarships Posted April 22, 2016
Fourteen Win Innovation Awards
Portland Community College recognized 14 faculty and staff members on Monday night who were named John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Award winners by the League for Innovation in the Community College Posted April 21, 2016
Diesel Day set for May 6
More than 400 students from Washington and Columbia Counties will spend May 6 at the Rock Creek Campus finding out what it takes to become a diesel technician, a job that’s becoming harder and harder to fill due to a lack of skilled workers Posted April 19, 2016
Guest speaker Aseel Nasir Dyck, discussed the shows’ impact and symbolism Speaking of Freedom 1 comment for "Local Iraqis discuss origin, importance of art project ‘Al-Mutanabbi Street Comes Here!’"
Local Iraqi leaders discussed with students how an art exhibit flourished after Baghdad bombing Posted April 18, 2016
PCC Wins Tree Campus Award
PCC is the only community college out of this year’s five recipients to receive the Tree Campus USA award for […] Posted April 15, 2016
Exploring English and Race
Bryan Hull, a composition and literature instructor at the Sylvania Campus, was co-presenting a Whiteness History Month session at the Cascade Campus with not one, but two weighty titles Posted April 15, 2016
Jessica Howard Presents at AACC
Portland Community College was in the national spotlight this month when Southeast Campus President Jessica Howard led a presentation on transformational leadership within community colleges at the 96th Annual American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Convention in Chicago, Ill. Posted April 14, 2016