Concordia University will host a series of free, public, summer events on its Portland, Ore. campus at 2811 N.E. Holman St., unless otherwise noted. For a full list of events, visit http://www.cu-portland.edu/about/events/campus-calendar
Campus & Community
Concordia conferred 2,331 degrees at its spring 2015 Commencement
Concordia University-Portland calls them servant leaders–college graduates who are equipped to make the world a better place.
New Partnership Creates Training Opportunity for Utility Companies
Emergency and disaster preparedness for utility companies – critical to keeping whole communities and their infrastructure safe – just received a boost.
A new training center to support incident management for the utility industry was announced today at the Western Energy Institute (WEI) Spring Operations Conference in Las Vegas.
Concordia University was recognized on the U.S. President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the sixth year in a row.
The President’s Honor Roll recognizes higher education institutions whose community service efforts achieve meaningful outcomes in their communities. This distinction is the highest federal recognition colleges and universities can receive for community service, service-learning, and civic engagement.
They say it’s a model that has never been tried before in education: A private college partnering with an impoverished public school to build a joint state-of-the-art facility that will house both.
It’s called the 3 to PhD Initiative, and it’s happening in Northeast Portland.
Mayor Hales recognizes innovative public-private partnership between Concordia University & Portland Public Schools
When Viola Davis is not starring in ABC’s new primetime series How to Get Away with Murder, she is advocating for the eradication of childhood hunger.
Davis caught the interest of education advocates at Concordia University when she became spokesperson for “Hunger Is,” an initiative of The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation.
Concordia’s academics and mission attract record number of students
Following a nationwide search, Concordia University Portland announced it will strengthen its leadership team with the addition of Jilma Meneses as Chief Operating Officer (COO).