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Campus & Community

KGW TV Features Concordia's Food Service "Cutting the Waste"

Sodexo contributes to CU sustainability

Sodexo and Concordia Plant Services for all their significantly expanded efforts toward sustainability and "cutting the waste" as this KGW TV Ch. 8 segment features. Not only are cost savings being realized, it is in line with Concordia's mission to transform society for the better.

Watch the news story on the KGW website.

Concordia Launches New Education Doctorate

Ed.D. offered both online and on Portland campus

Concordia University's new, accredited Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) degree will be offered both online and on the Portland campus, beginning May 2013.

"Concordia's new doctorate of education emphasizes the personal relationships between student peers and professors that Concordia is known for, by grouping students in cohorts of 15 to travel through the 3-4 year program together," said Joe Mannion, Concordia University's Dean of the College of Education.

KXL Radio Features Concordia U., Faubion School and HotChalk

120 iPads Donated to Faubion as Part of "3 to PhD"

Listen to the Friday, March 1 story about the donation of 120 iPads to Faubion School at an all-school assembly in celebration of Read Across America Day. The assembly continues the Faubion-Concordia-Portland Public School collaboration to rebuild and modernize Faubion School and launch a new national model "3 to PhD."

Salman Khan Earns Standing Ovation from 600 in Portland

Three Oregon Governors attended the sold-out Concordia University event

Three Oregon Governors – Atiyeh, Kulongoski and Kitzhaber – and 600 attendees filled the Kridel Grand Ballroom at the Portland Art Museum Feb. 5 to raise funds for student scholarships to Concordia University.

The second annual Concordia University Governor Victor Atiyeh Leadership in Education Awards, presented by HotChalk Inc, recognized two honorees – Ken Thrasher and the late Dick Alexander – for their leadership in early childhood education in Oregon.