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Campus & Community

  • October 1, 2015

    Oregon Business Magazine Features Concordia & Partners

    A public-private partnership serves up a solution.

    According to Portland Public School’s Faubion School Principal LaShawn Lee, “This is a university 122 steps away that is graduating the top teachers. And I had the need to have those teachers in my building,” she says. “We had to connect our institutions.”

  • September 24, 2015

    Terrill will walk around the world to bring awareness to not dropping nukes

  • September 23, 2015

    Concordia Featured in Emergency Management magazine

    Emergency Management magazine’s “Disaster Zone” column by Eric Holdeman highlights Concordia University Portland’s Homeland Security Simulation Center as taking advantage of a wave of technology change in the world of emergency management and disaster preparedness.

  • September 15, 2015

    Groundbreaking Celebration Reflects Community Contributions to New Concordia University Student Housing

    Located at Northeast 16th Avenue and Killingsworth Street, 15 blocks from campus near the Alberta Arts District, the four-story development will include ground-level retail and 34-studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments -- primarily for Concordia’s graduate-level students or married students.

  • August 27, 2015

    Prof. Shawn Daley Talks Education & Technology

    KOIN 6 News kicked off a week-long “Back to School” series by interviewing Concordia’s Chief Innovation Officer Shawn Daley on the topic of education and technology.

    Visit KOIN 6 for the story HERE.

  • July 20, 2015

    Following a national search, Concordia University School of Management announces that Michelle M. Cowling, PhD will serve as the new dean, beginning this July.

  • June 7, 2015

    $5K grant will boost 3 to PhD® health & wellness component

    United Way of the Columbia-Willamette’s Catalyst Fund recognized Concordia University-Portland with a $5,000 grant to support 3 to PhD®.

    United Way’s Catalyst Fund provides small, one-time investments to increase the effectiveness of support for the most underserved populations in our region. 

  • June 24, 2015

    University granted maximum 5-year approval by CCNE

    Concordia University-Portland’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program received national accreditation for the maximum 5-year timeframe by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for its educational competency and effectiveness.

  • June 8, 2015

    Inaugural Graduates Celebrate Commencement Ceremonies August 8.

    Concordia University School of Law has earned provisional approval from the American Bar Association (ABA). The ABA is the national accrediting agency authorized by the U.S. Department of Education.

    “I’m delighted the ABA has recognized Concordia Law’s commitment to offering the highest quality legal education,” said Concordia Law’s Dean Cathy Silak. “In our third year of operation, we continue to achieve the key milestones we set out to accomplish for our students and for the greater community.”

  • April 26, 2015

    Concordia CIO & Professor Shawn Daley leads innovation in education

    Shawn Daley, Concordia University-Portland’s Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) and an assistant professor in the College of Education, was selected to join the Apple Distinguished Educators Class of 2015.

    As an Apple Distinguished Educator, Daley becomes a member of Apple’s select, handpicked community of education innovators.