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Construction Technology student builds a home BCT Program is a Lifeline for Construction Industry
As the construction industry grapples with workforce shortages and skills deficits, PCC is creating career pathways for workers in the industry Posted September 18, 2023
Student in microelectronics lab Opportunities Abound for High-Tech Workforce Training
PCC’s innovative approach and strategic partnerships open doors to students in the booming semiconductor and advanced manufacturing industries Posted September 13, 2023
Antron Brown Trailblazing NHRA Champion Pit-Stops at OMIC
Brown is the first African American champion in drag racing history, winning the Top Fuel dragster championship in 2012, 2015 and 2016. Posted September 12, 2023
Diesel day Diesel Students Benefit From High-Tech Carts
Diesel Service Tech Program at Rock Creek Campus receives a cutting-edge technology upgrade to fuel student skills training Posted September 11, 2023
Susie Lasehne and Karen Kervin PCC Foundation Honors Departing Leaders
Portland Community College Foundation bids farewell to board members Susie Lahsene and Karen Kervin, praising their impactful leadership Posted August 25, 2023
Vibrant Jade Night Market Entertains
Jade Night Market unites community, celebrates local businesses, diverse culture, and offers engaging activities Posted August 22, 2023
Don Ritchie Long-time Advisor Don Ritchie Retires
Throughout his career, Ritchie has been an inspiration to both students and colleagues. Known for his kindness, patience, and sense of humor Posted August 16, 2023
graduate Firm Highlights PCC's Economic Impact
A study by labor market data firm Lightcast highlights the powerful investment of Oregon’s largest institution of higher education Posted August 16, 2023
leaders College Partners Celebrate Semiconductor Milestone
A bevy of elected and industry leaders celebrated the one-year anniversary of the CHIPS Act and its impact on Oregon's semiconductor industry, which PCC is a regional training leader Posted August 2, 2023
Pete Buttigieg speaks Buttigieg Hails PCC Efforts on Transportation
The Transportation Secretary toured the community and transportation efforts happening at the college and Portland’s major arterial -- 82nd Avenue Posted July 7, 2023