February 8, 2013
Listen, Watch, Read Interview with Sal Khan
OPB's news director Rob Manning attended Concordia's largest annual event and interviewed keynote speaker Salman Khan for his story "Solving the Equation of Online Learning" that ran Wednesday, Feb. 6 on air and now appears online HERE.
February 8, 2013
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.
January 22, 2013
Learn about the emotional and spiritual effects of living with a life-threatening illness
Wildnerness Journey Ministries presents a FREE, monthly lecture to those who are dealing with a life-threatening illness in their family. Hear how families are profoundly affected by any major or life-threatening illness and where God is in the turmoil.
1:00 pm at Concordia University every 3rd Wednesday in the CALL boardroom (GRW 108) at the west end of the George R. White Library & Learning Center at the corner of NE 29th and Liberty Street.
January 8, 2013
Salman Khan shares his global perspective on education innovation
Concordia University brings Salman Khan to Portland on Feb. 5 to share his global perspective on education innovation.
"We couldn't be more thrilled to bring Khan to Portland next month," said Concordia University President Charles Schlimpert. "Concordia is committed to education innovation and preparing transformational leaders and the best teachers. Hearing first-hand from innovators like Khan is a key part of this commitment."