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President Mitsui and two others breaking ground at the construction site Groundbreaking Opportunity
Construction begins on PCC’s future Opportunity Center in Northeast Portland Posted February 7, 2022
Logo Statewide Podcast Features PCC
Career Pathways student Shalease Williams discusses the value of her education Posted December 15, 2021
Mark Mitsui cover Mitsui Addresses State Business Leaders
This year's summit served as a chance to bring together elected, business, and community leaders to present policy strategies Posted December 6, 2021
Tamir Yizhaki Keeping the Promise
New to the U.S., Tamir Yizhaki found the financial support he needed through Oregon Promise Posted October 25, 2021
SE Campus banner PCC, Partners Address Student Homelessness 1 comment for "PCC joins pilot program to address student homelessness, which is expanding this fall"
This collaborative effort provides subsidized housing, a streamlined application process, and a highly supportive environment focused on student success Posted October 20, 2021
fire protection Legislators Provide Big Assist For PCC Programs 1 comment for "Several programs benefit from federal relief funds thanks to local legislators"
Thanks to Oregon Senators Michael Dembrow and Elizabeth Steiner Hayward, PCC is the beneficiary of $883,390 in ARPA funds Posted August 19, 2021
Cordona and Mitsui. Mitsui Discusses Federal Stimulus at Roundtable
Congresswoman Bonanmici, a community college graduate herself, hosted the roundtable with students and presidents of local community colleges Posted July 16, 2021
Federal emergency funds assist PCC students 3 comments for "PCC distributing nearly $40 Million in COVID relief grants for students in need"
Since March 2020, Portland Community College has been awarded nearly $40 million in federal emergency relief funds to support students […] Posted June 30, 2021
April Legislative Report
The month of April was an active one for the PCC lobbying campaign Posted May 11, 2021
Poppie the Panther standing outside the Capitol Building in Salem Panthers in Salem 1 comment for "PCC’s big day in Salem highlights need to fund student support and training"
Due to COVID-19, 'Day at the Capitol' puts students (and Panthers) face-to-face virtually with legislators Posted March 22, 2021