Campus & Community
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).
Concordia Ranks among the Top for Academics, Growth & Community Service
Oregon’s fastest growing university is also among the best universities in the west, according to U.S. News & World Report rankings released today.
Concordia University-Portland, has a mission to prepare leaders for the transformation of society. The Lutheran liberal arts university, based in Portland, Ore. since 1905, is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges & Universities and enrolls 7,300 students as of September 2014.
The NCAA Division II Membership Committee has accepted the application of Concordia University-Portland to join the NCAA, paving the way for Concordia's full-time membership in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC).Concordia will begin the three-year process this fall as one of five schools in the 2014-15 first-year candidacy class which was announced today by the NCAA. California State University San Marcos, Concordia University (Calif.), Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Oklahoma Baptist University round out the five-member class of successful applicants.