Hopping our way into the New Year

By Ethan M. Rogers / February 6, 2023

Lions and dragons and lights, oh my! Lan Su Garden celebrated the Lunar New Year in style – the 16 day Lunar New Year celebration of the Year of the Rabbit continued through Feb. 5 at Lan Su Garden, located at 239 N.W. Everett St. in Portland. The event gave folks a chance to experience…

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Low income housing: Las Flores, blooming in summer 2023

By Callie Valente / February 5, 2023

Las Flores; the 171 unit low income housing complex is coming to Oregon City. The complex will be conveniently close for students on campus, located just northeast of Highway 213 and South Beavercreek Road. Hacienda CDC is the organization who is responsible for the project. Hacienda is an Oregon and Latino based organization that aims…

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Registration Trouble at Clackamas Community College

By Hailey Reeves / February 5, 2023

Registering for classes is often one of the most stressful experiences for students. From finding the most suitable course to take, finding a personal preference for which professor’s class they want to be in, or figuring out the amount of credits they would like to take. Evan Singharaj, a part time second year student at…

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Clackamas Community College: one of nation’s best two-year schools for veterans

By Callie Valente / February 1, 2023

The Veterans Education and Training Center (VET) on the Oregon City Clackamas Community College campus is located in the Wacheno Welcome Center, Room 170. Within the center, veterans are able to find a community and help with different things. Some of the many benefits include VA educational benefit enrollment, certification, assistance, helping veterans understand their…

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CCC observes Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week with free food and clothing

By Justus Hoover / November 28, 2022

Clackamas Community College, the Community Wellness department and the Associated Student Government will all observe Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week by giving out donations of food and clothing.  ASG and the college are accepting new and gently worn coats and newly packaged socks.  This event is intended for students in need of warm clothing during…

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Death at CCC TriMet Center

By Ethan M. Rogers / November 23, 2022

A man was found dead on the main campus of Clackamas Community College in Oregon City Monday.  According to the Oregon City Police Department, an officer performing a routine patrol at the TriMet transit center on campus discovered the body of a 58-year-old male on one of the bus benches around 5 a.m. Police say…

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Got Scholarships?

By Connor McCoy / November 12, 2022

Scholarships may help you pay for studies. The Clackamas Print sat down with Debra Mason and Sally Noble of the Foundation to find out everything you need to know about scholarships and how to apply. Here’s what they had to say. The Clackamas Print: To start off, what is your job? Debra Mason: I lead…

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A STEP in the right direction

By Erik Paul / November 3, 2022

Students attending Clackamas Community College with Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) benefits can get help meeting their educational goals and paying for school through the SNAP Training & Employment Program (STEP), a state funded assistance program that serves as a model for possible funding on a federal level to help students across the country.  Joan Jagodnik…

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Tim Cook discusses the future of education at Oregon City business forum

By Ethan M. Rogers / October 27, 2022

Declining birth rates, an aging and diversifying student population and a changing needs of employers are just a few of the challenges facing Clackamas Community College. That’s according to Tim Cook who informed attendees at the Oregon City Business Alliance’s monthly forum in September. The COVID pandemic gave administrators at the College time to think…

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CCC’s career coach by day, Seahawks announcer by night

By Laura Canida / October 19, 2022

One of the newest advisors at Clackamas Community College is also the stadium announcer for the Seattle Seahawks. In December 2021, Kirby Gleason started working at CCC as an academic and career coach. On Aug. 6, 2022, just prior to the Seahawks’ first home preseason game, he learned he would be the primary PA announcer…

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