In memoriam for November 2017

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In memoriam for November 2017

Dennis “Tip” Angel ’65 Darrell Cahoon ’89 Lisa Cortney ’95 Lillian Ellefsen ’75 Donald Gaiser ’53 – He attended Clark College where his father, Paul F. Gaiser, was the first full-time president. Don Gaiser graduated from University of Washington in 1955 and U.W. Medical School in 1959 as a surgeon. He began a private practice in Salem, […]

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Athletics Hall of Fame 2018

The Athletics Department announces the annual Clark College Athletics Hall of Fame banquet and induction. Gaiser Hall Student Center Doors open at 6:00 p.m. $25 per person Event starts following the men’s basketball game. Join us at the games when the Penguins play Southwestern Oregon Community College. Women’s Basketball at 2 p.m. Men’s Basketball at […]

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In memoriam for October 2017

  Hank Boschma ’64 – In 1962, Hank and his wife Bernice opened their first dairy farm in Woodland, Wash. By 1965, they’d moved to Ridgefield, Wash., and launched another farm. He and his wife took courses at Clark College. Fast forward to 2014, and nearly 60 acres of the Boschma’s Ridgefield land was sold and […]

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Class Notes

November 2017 Kimberly Abegglen,  7th and 8th grade math and science teacher at Hockinson Middle School, was honored with a 2017 Learn Here Real Hero Award. The awards are presented to business, education and community leaders in Southwest Washington by Identity Clark County as part of their Land Here, Live Here, Learn Here project. Al […]

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In Memoriam for September 2017

  Sherril Allen ’92 Georgia Bollman Doris “Dory” Brooking Donna Mae Wineberg Jensen – The Clark College alumna operated Portland Meadows Race Track and Golf Course where she played a key part in the horse racing industry. Jensen was a supporter of Oregon 4-H, The Salvation Army, Camp Fire, Girl Scouts and St. Jude Children’s […]

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In memoriam for August 2017

Verl Benjamin ’69 James Black Jarl Bolsoy ’76 Donald “Don” Burris ’98 Lorenz “Larry” Flindt ’55 Samuel Grooms William Imdieke Christopher Lewis ’10 – Lewis passed away July 31, 2017 as a result of a tragic motorcycle accident. He received his associate degree in Machining at Clark and was on the Dean’s List for all but […]

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Clark College Foundation Presidential Award Recipients

  Thursday, November 2, 2017, at 5 p.m. Join us as we take flight to honor Clark College’s outstanding alumni, students, faculty, staff and philanthropic partners. This extraordinary event celebrates the spirit of achieving together what we cannot do alone. It’s a night of entertainment and awards honoring our Clark community you will not want […]

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Soldiers in the drink

Two veterans focus their second careers on making wine Robb Zimmel’s first interest in winemaking is rooted in its mystery. He grew up watching the matriarchs in his family make wine out of all kinds of fruit. Berries are crushed, the juice is poured into a container and then some kind of alchemy magically transforms […]

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Cup of steamed art

Local coffee shop offers original latte art, community feel By Ryan Cunningham ’14   Coffee shops are on nearly every corner, equipped with clever coffee pun signage offering convenient caffeinated pick-me-ups. So what is it that tempts you to stop in to any particular shop as part of your daily caffeine ritual? Latte art and […]

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