American Association for Women in Community Colleges – PCC Chapter

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Become a member

Any person interested in supporting the mission of AAWCC, to inspire, champion, and celebrate the talents within each of us, may become a member on the local, state, and/or national level. We encourage you to join your PCC chapter and get involved on the local level.

Upcoming activities

Join us this year for a great line up of events. AAWCC members and non-members are welcome.

You can also access the AAWCC Google calendar so you'll never miss an event!

Cascade Luncheon – February 8

Cascade luncheon
Date:
February 8
Time:
11:30am-1pm
Location:
Cascade SU 204
RSVP:
RSVP by February 1

We are very proud to host Jane Zunkel as our honored speaker. Jane has been at PCC for a very long time as a Writing Instructor. We are excited and delighted to hear her speak about her professional journey and how she came to PCC and what she has done in the years since being with the college.

This is a wonderful opportunity to hear from a very talented new member of our community.

AAWCC is collecting donations of food to support the food pantries at each of the four campuses. Learn more about the Cascade Panther Pantry. We hope you will join us at the luncheon and bring a non-perishable food item to benefit this program!

Luncheons are open to all PCC employees, not just AAWCC members – bring your friends! Thanks to the generous support of the Cascade Campus President, Karin Edwards, we will be serving lunch. But space is limited, so please RSVP by February 1.

ComedySportz Portland Improv Show – March 10

Date:
March 10
Time:
8pm for the show, 6:30pm for optional happy hour before the show
Location:
ComedySportz Portland
RSVP:
Reserve your tickets here

We have 20 tickets available, at no cost to members, to ComedySportz, an improve comedy show for all ages. The show starts at 8pm (doors at 7:30pm), and we'll be meeting at nearby Laughing Planet Cafe for happy hour at 6:30pm. There are also food and beverages at the show.

Tickets are limited, so make your reservation soon! Reserve your tickets here. If you would like to bring a guest, tickets are $12 and payment is due at the event.

Rock Creek Luncheon – March 15

Date:
March 15
Time:
11:30am-1pm
Location:
Rock Creek Building 9 Event Center
RSVP:
Coming soon

Mark your calendars for the first luncheon of the year! We're proud to host Vicky Lopez-Sanchez, Associate Dean of Student Development at Rock Creek. More info coming soon!

AAWCC is collecting donations of food to support the food pantries at each of the four campuses. Learn more about the Rock Creek Panther Pantry. We hope you will join us at the luncheon and bring a non-perishable food item to benefit this program!

Luncheons are open to all PCC employees, not just AAWCC members – bring your friends! Thanks to the generous support of the Rock Creek Campus President, Sandra Fowler-Hill, we will be serving lunch. But space is limited, so please RSVP early!

Volunteer with the Oregon Food Bank – May 5

Date:
May 5
Time:
9:30-11am
Location:
Oregon Food Bank
RSVP:
Coming soon

Join us for a morning of volunteering at the Oregon Food Bank! We'll be repacking foods like rice, pasta, apples or potatoes into family-sized packages, either working at tables or around bins. It will be a fun event, so we'd love to see you there!

Shift requirements
  • The minimum age is 6 – adults must accompany volunteers under 16
  • Volunteers must be able to lift 5 pounds
  • Volunteers stand on concrete surfaces for an extended period

Southeast Luncheon – May 10

Date:
May 10
Time:
11:30am-1pm
Location:
Southeast Community Hall
RSVP:
Coming soon

Mark your calendars for the first luncheon of the year! We're proud to host Jen Piper, Dean of Instruction at Southeast. More info coming soon!

AAWCC is collecting donations of food to support the food pantries at each of the four campuses. Learn more about the Southeast Panther Pantry. We hope you will join us at the luncheon and bring a non-perishable food item to benefit this program!

Luncheons are open to all PCC employees, not just AAWCC members – bring your friends! Thanks to the generous support of the Southeast Campus President, Jessica Howard, we will be serving lunch. But space is limited, so please RSVP early!