Physical Education

Division of Student Services


weight room imageImagine getting Physical Education credit for belly dance, kayaking, rafting, juggling, Yoga, Tai Chi, ultimate frisbee, African dance, snow-boarding, archery . . . and more!

Each quarter we offer nearly fifty PE classes. Our emphasis on life-long learning and our professional instructors provide an experience you will not want to miss. In order to graduate, the college requires students to complete six PE classes, but we're sure you'll be back for more!

You can add/drop PE classes online via the SOLAR portal!

AikidoErik Gorka and Dan Peterson
ArcheryJulie Noonan
Backcountry NavigationRodney Sofich
BadmintonJulie Noonan
BalletEric Skinner
Bike ClinicLloyd Weema
BoulderingRodney Sofich
BowlingTate Ford
CapoeiraPadro Cruz
Contemplation Meditation

Jay Stewart

Cross-Country SkiingRodney Sofich
Downhill Skiing & SnowboardingMichael Lombardo

Miwa McCree & Joe Wasserman

Fit YouJennifer Edelson
Flag FootballJamison Loos
Functional Self DefenseJohn Hewitt
Beginning GolfJulie Noonan
Hatha and Yoga for Relaxation Devi Morris
Hikes around Portland

Eric Kallio 

Hip HopDJ Rayley
Horse Back RidingDebbie Brawley
JugglingStuart Celarier

Sam Drevo & Kate Daniel

Lifeguard TrainingEldon Lampson
Lindy HopKayce Spears
Lower Body AbsMelissa Dennis

Rodney Sofich  

PE-BasketballCyrus Monsef
PilatesMary Bradley
Rafting, Canoeing and Sea KayakingVal Shaull & Chip Sell
Retro-PEJamison Loos
Beginning and Intermediate Rock Climbing

Rodney Sofich  

RowingPetrov Plamen and Robert Klein
Soccer Co-EdLarry Beutler
SoftballTate Ford
Squash Beginning and IntermediateJulie Noonan
Step AerobicsTalia Stroessel
Swim FitnessWill Symms
Swim InstructionMaddi Hanlon-Austin
Traditional Yang Family Style Tai ChiDave Barrett
TangoAlex Krebs
TennisJamie Loos
Weight TrainingWard Halverson
Yoga for LifeBetsy Ullstrup (T-TH) & Audra Carmine (M-W)
Zen MindJogen Salzberg
ZumbaErnest Yago

Contact Athletics, Fitness & Outdoor Programs

Sports Center "Cage"

Michael Lombardo


Will Symms

Assistant Director

Todd McCormack

Administrative Assistant

Pool hours

Call the cage for accurate hours: 503/777-7285

*Pool hours may vary depending on lifeguard availability and unforeseen circumstances.