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Campus & Community

  • March 6, 2013

    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.

  • March 4, 2013

    CU Named to U.S. President’s Community Service Honor Roll

    Concordia University was recognized on the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the fifth consecutive year. The honor roll recognizes U.S. colleges and universities for their commitment to and achievement in service to America's communities.

  • March 1, 2013

    Prof. Schuldheisz interviewed about 'Care for the Caregivers'

    Read more about Concordia University and Dr. Joel Schuldheisz in The Oregonian.

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  • March 1, 2013

    Concordia partnership benefits public school in NE Portland

  • March 1, 2013

    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."

  • February 13, 2013

    A TESL certificate provides the credential to obtain entry level ESL teaching positions around the world.

    Applications are now being accepted for the summer Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) Certificate program at Concordia University. This three-week intensive course meets international standards for a TESL certificate and provides the credential necessary to obtain entry level English as a Second Language (ESL) teaching positions around the world.

    Dates: June 4- June 22, 2017.

    Cost: $1500.

  • 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."