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Campus & Community

Dr. Donna Bachand named director of Nursing Program

Concordia University-Portland Nursing Program is pleased to announce the appointment of a new director, Dr. Donna Bachand.

Dr. Donna Bachand has served Concordia University-Portland Nursing Program as a professor since its inception in 2004, playing an instrumental role in the development of course work and curricula. In addition to her clinical and classroom teaching, Bachand leads student trips to Mexico and Nicaragua for clinical experience and service.

Grant Award from Oregon Heritage for Vanport Festival

Concordia University Portland was awarded a $20,000 Heritage Commission Grant from Oregon Heritage, Oregon Parks and Recreation Department for the inaugural Vanport Mosaic Festival.

The Vanport Mosaic Festival, taking place in May 2016, in partnership with Vanport Mosaic Collective, will commemorate the historic city of Vanport as one of the first racial integrated cities in North America.

Concordia University Expands Community Engagement in Boise and across the Intermountain West

Law School Dean Cathy Silak Promoted to the University’s VP of Community Engagement

Concordia University continues to expand its commitment to Boise, and the Intermountain West, with today’s announcement that its founding Law School Dean Cathy Silak will become the University’s vice president for community engagement.