Sustainability

Briar Schoon, Sustainability Manager | 971-722-8322

Joy DeGruy at NCORE 2018 NCORE 2018 recap & NCORE 2019 coming to Portland!
In June a handful of PCC students, staff, and faculty attended the 2018 National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in […] Posted July 26, 2018
Eco-To-Go info at PCC Sylvania cafeteria and catering are going "green"
Hot off the presses! PCC is getting ready to kick off it’s new eco-to-go containers in the Sylvania cafeteria and […] Posted June 12, 2018
BEE City USA® logo PCC Bee Campus USA 2017 Annual Report
We’re pleased to share this comprehensive report as PCC is proud to bee 😉 a Bee Campus USA! 🐝💕🐝 Below is the […] Posted May 17, 2018
#PCCEarthWeek2018 DONE! Earth (Extended) Week 2018 Recap
For being mid April, we sure found ourselves with an unusual abundance of sunshine and hot weather here in the […] Posted May 10, 2018
April Ann Fong of PCC A Sunny & Successful Day of Native Plant Restoration in the ‘Rainy Woods’ of Sylvania
This past Saturday the PCC Sylvania Habitat Restoration Team, under the leadership of Instructor April Ann Fong partnered with the […] Posted March 15, 2018
WOHESC Logo Washington – Oregon Higher Ed Sustainability Conference Recap!
This past week PCC was delighted to help sponsor, organize and participate in the 2018 Washington Oregon Higher Education Sustainability […] Posted February 16, 2018
RC Learning Garden cover Campus Sustainability Spotlight: Rock Creek Learning Garden 1
The PCC Rock Creek Learning Garden was recently featured in the Budget Dumpster online sustainability blog, The Fill.  Read more […] Posted May 17, 2017
Compost Earth Week 2017 Recap
The PCC community demonstrated its enthusiasm for sustainability with a wide range of events during our extended Earth Week, and […] Posted May 12, 2017
Smiling person carries tray of plant starts in the greenhouse Intel Encore Fellow retiree finds joyful work at PCC’s Rock Creek Campus
May 4, 2017 Retiring is a big deal. For some, it’s like volunteering to jump off a cliff. For Susan […] Posted May 9, 2017
Beaverton School District Home- Article full PCC Rock Creek Learning Garden – Springville K-8 Collaboration Featured by Beaverton School District
The collaboration between PCC Rock Creek Learning Garden and Springville K-8 school has been quite fruitful. This April, the Beaverton School District wrote […] Posted April 19, 2017