Press Releases

Call to Artists for the 10th Annual 2016 Au Naturel Exhibition at Clatsop Community College

Clatsop Community College in Astoria, Oregon, announces the 2016 International Juried Exhibition, Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century, and invites entries.  This special tenth anniversary show will be held in honor and memory of Royal Nebeker, internationally renowned artist and beloved instructor who taught at CCC for over 30 years and who served as the first juror for the competition. The 2016 Au Naturel exhibit will open on Thursday, January 21, 2016 and continues through March 10, 2016.

Demolition Phase of Patriot Hall Redevelopment Project Begins

The demolition phase of the Patriot Hall Redevelopment Project will begin this week, with heavy demolition work expected to be complete by the end of August. Contractors will remove the building’s top floors as well as its south and east walls. Portions of the north and west walls will be retained and incorporated into the new construction. Completion of the Patriot Hall Redevelopment Project is expected by fall 2016.

2015 Upward Bound Summer Academy Project Presentation Night

Students in the Upward Bound Summer Academy at Clatsop Community College will be conducting their project presentations on Thursday, July 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the CCC Performing Arts Center (PAC), 16th and Franklin, Astoria. This event, free to the public, enables the students to make formal presentations on what they accomplished in each of five projects completed during the academy. 

CCC Selected for New Student Support Grant

Clatsop Community College has been selected by the U.S. Department of Education as one of several Oregon colleges to receive funding under the TRIO Student Support Services Program. The grant will be in the amount of $292,379 for 2015/2016, and annual funding will continue for an additional four years.

College Board Welcomes New Member and Updates Appointments

The Clatsop Community College Board of Directors conducted its first meeting of the new academic year on July 14. The meeting began with those starting new terms taking the oath of office. Anne Teaford-Cantor joins the board as a new member. Karen Burke, Robert Duehmig, Tessa Scheller and Esther Moberg were all elected to new terms and continue their service. Rosemary Baker-Monaghan and Karen Burke were re-elected chair and vice chair.

CCC Upward Bound Presents Shakespeare 'n' Love

Local high school students from the Clatsop Community College Upward Bound Summer Academy will be presenting Shakespeare 'n' Love, a night of comedic scenes by William Shakespeare. The free performance will be hosted by the Astor Street Opry Company (ASOC) on Tuesday, July 28th at 7:30 p.m. ASOC is located at 129 West Bond Street in Astoria. Admission is free, and is on a first-come basis. Doors open at 7pm for the 7:30 show. Donations are welcome and will benefit the Astor Street Opry Company building fund.

2015 Tribute to the Columbia River Conference

A Tribute to the Columbia River Conference:  July 17-July 18

Clatsop Community College will host its second annual ‘A Tribute to the Columbia River Conference’ on Friday evening July 17 from 7p.m. to 9p.m. and Saturday morning July 18 from 9a.m. to 11a.m. in its Columbia Hall Community Room (Columbia 219) on the CCC main campus in Astoria.

A Tribute to the Columbia River is designed to:


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