Virtual December 2020 Commencement Messages

Portland Community College celebrates the accomplishments of our 2020 graduates with this virtual Commencement ceremony.

Source: Portland Community College

  • NCSA Reviews | Football Student-Athlete Jake Bailey
    Former football student-athlete, and member of the 2020 All-Pro NFL Team Jake Bailey, shares his review of NCSA going through the college recruiting process. RESOURCES: ===================== NCSA Football Reviews from Parents, Athletes and Coaches […]
  • Can I Purchase A Home While Paying Off Student Loan Debt? | Student Loan Planner
    Is purchasing a home something you aim to do in the near future? Do you also have a ton of student loan debt? Are you wondering if you purchase a home while paying off student loan debt? While there are some obstacles that could delay the process, it’s still possible to execute. In this video, we […]
  • Data: The Most Valuable Resource in the World
    John List, the Kenneth C. Griffin Distinguished Service Professor in Economics, discusses the data revolution’s impact on business, the existential threat facing companies that don’t generate or analyze data, and how data, more so than oil, is the most valuable resource in the world. The […]
  • She Saved Over $50 Thousand With a Private Student Loan Settlement
    Source: #1 Student Loan Lawyer | Tate Law […]
  • Arts & Sciences + Transferring
    Mike chats with Director of Arts & Sciences Kendra Bergenske about general education and transfer options. Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College […]
  • Vision in Action: Next Frontier Session 4
    Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • Why Your Retirement Accounts Don’t Matter Nearly As Much As You Think
    People love retirement accounts. If I had a dollar for every time someone got excited about contributing to their backdoor Roth IRA, I would probably be a millionaire. While it’s great energy to have, it’s not that important to your long-term financial future. In this episode, I share my thoughts […]
  • Car Talks With Tom | How To Replace Your Serpentine Belt
    To learn more about CCC’s automotive program, visit https://www.clackamas.edu/academics/find-your-focus/industrial-technology-automotive Welcome to Car Talks with Tom! Learn automotive care tips and tricks from Tom Landeen, an automotive pro and faculty member at Clackamas Community College. […]
  • Will You Need to Start Making Student Loan Payments Again in September 2021 or Later?
    When will you need to start making student loan payments again? In this video, we share with you what we think and how you can prepare regardless of date. Let us know what you think by subscribing and commenting! 📒 Show Notes 📒 ✅ New Secretary of Education’s stance ✅ Our thoughts on extension ✅ […]
  • STEM Talk: Our Explosive Universe
    Source: Clackamas Community College […]
  • Dr. Jenna Yamasaki Interview
    "Because I contacted Student Loan Tutor my payment went from $1,500 down to $0!" Dr. Jenna Yamasaki http://bit.ly/2ac1TVk Source: Student Loan Tutor […]
  • CCC Board Of Governors Meeting | September 2020 Part B
    The California Community Colleges Board of Governors sets policy and provides guidance for the 115 colleges that constitute the system. The 17-member board is appointed by the governor and formally interacts with state and federal officials and other organizations. The board selects a chancellor […]
  • De Anza College 2020 Commencement: Orrin Mahoney
    #deanzagrad2020 #deanzacollege De Anza College is • Tops in Transfer: Always at or near the top statewide in community college transfers to the University of California, California State University and private universities • Tops in Career Training: Award-winning programs designed by industry […]
  • (Ep. 123) Will Rising Interest Rates Hurt Me? | Student Loan Planner
    If you’re someone with a lot of student loan debt, you’re probably more familiar with the negatives around interest rates. But borrowing money isn’t necessarily a bad thing, and interest rates are a much more interesting and important topic than you might think. I’ll break down what interest rates […]
  • Jennifer Brink 10/30/2020
    Jennifer Brink, Director of Advising & First year Experience – Surviving or Thriving: Fostering Academic Wellness – Gordon College – Friday, Oct 23, 2020 Source: Gordon College […]
  • DEI Awareness Month (Spanish captions)
    DEI Awareness Month is an opportunity for California Community Colleges to engage students, faculty, staff members, institutional leaders and community partners in our new and ongoing efforts to embrace diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) and anti-racism across the college system — and invite […]
  • WITCC HSED Orientation
    WITCC High School Equivalency Diploma orientation video. Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College […]
  • 4 Ways to Enhance Your Physical Wellness
    Physical Wellness is achieved through balanced nutrition, regular exercise, good physical health habits, and seeking health care when needed. Here are 4 quick ways you can enhance your physical wellness. Source: Ascent Student Loans […]
  • Welcome to GIS 2020
    Portland Community College’s GIS program combines cartography (mapmaking), spatial analysis, and data management to support research and inform decision making. The Geography department at PCC offers a one-year GIS certificate that combines GIS concepts, technology, and real-world experience. For […]
  • The Road to the 2021 NJCAA Division I Volleyball Championship
    After the Blinn College volleyball team claimed the conference championship with a 12-1 record, the Buccaneers are 24-2 overall and advancing to the NJCAA Division I Volleyball Championship in West Plains, Mo., April 15-17, for the first time since 2015. Coach Gamble and players Essence Clerkley, […]
  • Blinn College Board of Trustees – Board Meeting – November 17, 2020
    Blinn College Board of Trustees Source: Blinn College […]
  • Dr. Brittany Potter, DMD Interview
    Dr. Potter DMD went from paying around $1250 a month to around only $260 a month after Student Loan Tutor. Source: Student Loan Tutor […]
  • What does a D1 corner infielder look like?
    What does a D1 softball corner infielder look like? Former D1 head softball coach Holly Bruder breaks down what a D1 corner infielder should have in their softball skills video. RESOURCES Build a free profile https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/lp/softball-scholarships/ College Softball Recruiting […]
  • Blinn College Board of Trustees – Board Meeting – April 6, 2021
    Blinn College Board of Trustees Source: Blinn College […]
  • Car Talks With Tom | How To Change Your Engine Air Filter
    Welcome to Car Talks with Tom! Learn automotive care tips and tricks from Tom Landeen, an automotive pro and faculty member at Clackamas Community College. In this episode, you’ll learn how to replace the engine air filter in your car. It’s easier than you think for most car models! To […]
  • The Bennington Writing Seminars June 2020 Graduation Ceremony
    Source: Bennington College […]
  • How to Start Your College Application | College Covered
    On top of homework, exams and extracurriculars, the college application process can feel like an overwhelming addition to an already packed schedule. However, if you take charge and prioritize your time, you can find a balance between applying to school and managing your other commitments. You can […]
  • Using NCSA College Search to Find Your Best College Fit
    Our recruiting experts showcase NCSA’s College Search feature and explain how it can be used to find a college that’s right for you. Start your college search: https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/athlete-product/ Have a question you want answered about NCSA’s College Search tools? Send an email to […]
  • NAIA Schools: Why Student-Athletes Should Consider Them
    NAIA schools can offer student-athletes a more well-rounded college experience, as well as opportunities for scholarships. Our experts discuss why it’s important to consider NAIA as an option. Source: NCSA Next College Student Athlete […]
  • Bob Whittet 11/2/2020
    Bob Whittet, Chaplain – Rock Solid, Matthew 7: 24-27 – Gordon College – Monday, Nov 11, 2020 Source: Gordon College […]
  • Best Student Loan Repayment Strategy Tips by Occupation
    We’ve created over 5,000 custom student loan repayment strategies for clients. In this episode, I’m sharing the best repayment tips by occupation. Find out what most borrowers in your profession do with their student loans and how best to pay them off. In today’s episode, you’ll find out: The […]
  • College Search and How to Find Your Best College Fit
    Trying to figure out what college to go to or how to choose a college? In this video, our experts discuss how to start the college search process and find your best college fit. TIMECODES 1:26 Show outline 2:02 The 4 aspects of college fit: Academic fit 5:18 Athletic fit 9:32 Financial fit 13:00 […]
  • Show Us Your Mask – THANK YOU!
    Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • CAN/DID: Why We Should Care about Anti-Asian Racism (Trailer 1:00) | De Anza College
    CAN/DID: Standing Against Racism and Injustice CAN/DID is an ongoing multimedia series that explores equity and social justice issues – including lessons we can all learn from the struggles of different groups and individuals – by drawing on the knowledge and experience of De Anza College students, […]
  • Kurt Lange Feb 17, 2021
    Kurt Lange, Lead Pastor, East Coast International Church, Lynn, – Living a Faith-Filled Life, John 4 – Gordon College Chapel – Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Source: Gordon College […]
  • Live Q+A Replay | February: Loan Forgiveness, Changes to Student Loan Bankruptcy, and Default Tips
    Each month I host a live Q+A where you can ask me your student loan question and get an answer. This month, a lot of the questions focused on student loan bankruptcy and loan forgiveness. The next Q+A for March will be held March 13, 2021 at 12pm CST. You can submit your question here: […]
  • 5 Best Business Budgeting Systems And Tools
    If you have a business, chances are you’ve thought about building a business budget. Luckily, there are tools and systems that can help: https://theci.co/bizbudget Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ Why you need a budget for your business ▶︎ Business budgeting […]
  • Vision in Acton: Next Frontier Session 1
    Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • (Ep. 122) Beware Hidden Agendas in the Student Loan Industry | Student Loan Planner
    With so much conflicting information out there about the student loan crisis, it literally pays to have some healthy skepticism when asking for guidance on your specific situation. Listen in as I share the five types of groups who you should be slow to trust when it comes to their advice on your […]
  • Overcome It
    Join Austin Hatch, a former University of Michigan basketball player and two-time plane crash survivor as he recounts how grit can help student-athletes in the midst of adversity by sharing his own story of tragedy, incomprehensible loss and ultimately triumph Source: NCSA Next College Student […]
  • What does a D1 baseball outfielder look like?
    What does a D1 baseball outfielder look like? Former Division 1 player and NCSA’s Director of Baseball Nelson Gord, breaks down what a D1 outfielder should have in their baseball skills video. RESOURCES Build a free profile https://getrecruited.ncsasports.org/lp/baseball-scholarships/ College […]
  • Meagan White – Berkey Memorial Scholarship
    Source: Everett Community College […]
  • Commencement 2020—Commencement Speaker Nigel Poor ’86
    Multimedia artist Nigel Poor ’86, co-creator, co-producer, and co-host of the award-winning podcast Ear Hustle, a finalist for the 2020 Pulitzer Prize in Audio Reporting, will address the class of 2020 at Bennington College’s 85th commencement. Poor’s visual artwork explores the various ways people […]
  • Justin Yim 10/28/2020
    Justin Yim, Ministry Director of the Christian Union at Harvard Law School – A Story in Gospel Mathematics, Matthew 20: 1-16 – Gordon College – Wednesday, Oct 28, 2020 Source: Gordon College […]
  • Omelet | Kitchen Covered
    Student dining often gets a bad rap. Between the hefty cafeteria fare and the limited cooking options (microwave pizza again?), it can be hard work dodging the dreaded freshman 15. We’ve got you covered with Kitchen Covered: your quick fix to creating fresh, home cooked meals — all from the comfort […]
  • Making a Football Kicker, Punter Skills Video During COVID-19
    Learn how to make a football kicker or punter skills video during COVID-19 and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our football kicker and punter expert analyze skills footage and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. NCSA […]
  • Building a College Admissions – Navigating College Admissions
    Before you go to college, you have to apply to college. And before you apply to college, you have to decide which colleges to apply to. Jack Wanberg sits down with Veronica Hauad to learn what to watch out for when building a college list. Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • Excerpts from “In the Studio with George Johanson:
    These excerpts from “In the Studio with George Johanson” were prepared for PCC’s Helzer Gallery’s Visiting Artist Program in 2021. The original, longer video is also available online at https://youtu.be/V4bXsX1vuaE Video produced by the Rock Creek Art Department and the Video Production Unit […]
  • Getting Started on Your College Essays | College Covered
    In many ways, the most important conversation a school has with you comes in the form of your essay. Sure, SAT® and ACT® exams and transcripts provide an outline of your credentials, but it’s the essay that colors the application with your hopes, dreams and strengths. Think of it as your pitch: […]
  • 3 Minute Mondays | How Can I Remove Late Student Loan Payments From My Credit Report?
    3 Student Loan Questions X 3 Minutes X Monday Q1: How can I get late student loan payments from my credit report? A: Your student loan servicer or collection agency likely won’t agree to remove the late payments. And that’s true even if you submit a goodwill letter. Some people have had […]
  • College Applications (Part 2) – Navigating College Admissions
    The conversation with Grace Chapin James continues. Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • Honors at Gordon // Salome and Jared
    “With so many opportunities for leadership, you 100% have the chance to make an impact during your stay here at Gordon—you just got to take that first step. And I think that’s a unique value proposition that most schools just can’t offer.” Meet Salome and Jared, and learn how humility, confidence […]
  • Make the Most of Your Winter – Online! De Anza College Winter Quarter 2021 | De Anza College
    Enroll now and make the most of your time – online! Classes will be held online in winter quarter 2021 at De Anza College, the college that’s always Tops in Transfer – and more! deanza.edu/apply-and-register De Anza College is always • Tops in Transfer: Always at or near the top statewide in […]
  • 7 Common (and Costly) Student Loan Misconceptions | Student Loan Planner Explains
    Student loan misconceptions can be dangerous and can lead to big student loan mistakes. Are you aware of such misconceptions? The wrong approach can cost you more than just money, so making sure you assess what’s best for you is vital. Here are 7 student loan misconceptions you should be aware of. […]
  • How to Pay for Grad School Q&A
    Paying for graduate school has a lot of similarities as undergrad, but comes with its own unique options and challenges. We answer some frequently asked questions about scholarships, grants and graduate student loans. Learn more about how to pay for graduate school: […]
  • Take the stage at Gordon: Theatre Department
    At Gordon, finding your light is more than a stage direction. Welcome to Gordon’s Theatre Department! Source: Gordon College […]
  • Q: Can you settle federal student loans?
    Want to settle your federal student loans for less than you owe? This video goes over the basics of what you need to know to get a good settlement offer. First, you can settle federal student loans — if you’re in default. There’s no way around this requirement. So if you’re […]
  • Why I Wear a Mask
    Members of the Bennington College community, including faculty, staff, and students, share their reasons for wearing a mask during the COVID-19 pandemic. Why do you wear a mask? Tell us in the comments. Source: Bennington College […]
  • CCC Board Of Governors Meeting | March 2021 Part A
    The California Community Colleges Board of Governors sets policy and provides guidance for the 116 colleges that constitute the system. The 17-member board is appointed by the governor and formally interacts with state and federal officials and other organizations. The board selects a chancellor […]
  • Women of WITCC: Sandy Gutierrez
    In honor of Women’s History Month, Mike is taking time to chat with some incredible women at Western Iowa Tech. Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College […]