WITS Reading for Meek ProTech HS

April 28, 2016

[by Niko Rivas] Last Wednesday, 12 high school students gathered in their neighborhood café for the Writers in the Schools student reading. Miss Zumstein Bakery & Coffee Shop was warm and inviting; watercolors of animals filled the walls, a periwinkle cake—emblazoned…

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Verselandia! 2016

April 28, 2016

[by Molly Simas] “So are you guys ready to get this party started?” Anis Mojgani said into the microphone. The packed house cheered enthusiastically in response. It was Monday, April 18, and Portlanders had filled the seats at Newmark Theatre…

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Verselandia 2016 Winners and Participants

April 25, 2016

Congratulations to all the students who participated in Verselandia 2016! It was a fantastic night and we’ll be posting a recap soon. In the meantime, you can watch the entire show on the PPS website by clicking here, and these all…

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Yann Martel

Yann Martel

April 22, 2016

Yann Martel reads selections from his award-winning novel, Life of Pi, and answers audience questions about the book.

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