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Posted in May 2017

Salvador Ramos-Rodriguez stopped by the Hillsboro Center on his way to his new job at Centro Prosperided, a new venture that will connect PCC to Hillsboro students who are looking for opportunity. Instructor Connects to His Roots 1
Salvador Ramos-Rodriguez is a part-time math instructor in Portland Community College's High School Equivalency Program (HEP) and performs the same duties for Centro Cultural’s new Centro de Prosperidad initiative which opened recently on Main Street in Hillsboro Posted May 9, 2017
Welding Students Light It Up
Portland Community College's partnership with Vigor Industrial down on Swan Island can get a bit fiery Posted May 8, 2017
Close-up of bright pink flowers Blossoming Minds 2
Community Ed instructor Nora Lindsey teaches students to cultivate beauty Posted May 8, 2017
Students Shine Light on Issues
The current season offers three different performances, “Unheard,” “Be Nice” and “One Bad Night,” which all feature short, realistic scenes of interpersonal situations that cause an individual to feel threatened or denigrated Posted May 5, 2017
Retiree Gets an Encore
An Intel Encore Fellow now punching the clock in the Learning Garden at Rock Creek Campus Posted May 4, 2017
Faduma Saleh is studying social work and psychology at PCC Rock Creek. She says she comes to the Multicultural Resource Center twice a week and calls it "a house full of different colored people from different places around the world." Cultural Centers Provide Change
The network of Multicultural Centers play an important role in nurturing these students and helping the college fulfill its mission to provide access in a culture of equity and inclusion Posted May 3, 2017
Gala Breaks Record 1
Money will go toward scholarships and success initiatives Posted May 2, 2017
Jian Liu. Fulbright Scholars to Speak 1
Portland Community College is welcoming two visiting Fulbright scholars from Thailand and China this May Posted May 2, 2017
Ash standing outside wearing her welding gear Made of Metal 2
Ash Jimenez forges the path for a new generation of women welders Posted May 1, 2017