Spring Newsletter 2020
With all of the activity during the Spring, our semi-annual newsletter might have slipped past you. There’s a lot of great information around next year’s rebuild, the success of the Student Wellness Center, an introduction to the new Benson Tech … Continue reading
Benson crowns its 2020 Rose Festival Court princess
Benson students crowned senior Roserina Chipen as its princess on this year’s court. She plans to study social work after she joins the ranks of Benson alumni. You can read more about her and her coronation over at The Oregonian.
Benson Art to beautify Lloyd District
Steve Curly’s Media Design class has partnered with a local non-profit and local professional groups to create custom artwork for a series of neighborhood installations. You can read all about it and see some of the work over at PPS’ … Continue reading
Thank you note
We recently received a note of thanks from a recent scholarship recipient… Dear Benson Polytechnic High School Alumni Scholarship, Thank you so much for selecting me to be one of the three scholarship recipients. With this scholarship, I’m inspired to … Continue reading
From Intern to Owner
OregonLive has a great story about Terica Buckner and her journey from Benson student interning at a local auto shop to owner of that same shop. Check it out! https://www.oregonlive.com/news/2020/01/she-started-working-at-this-portland-auto-shop-in-high-school-now-she-owns-the-business.html
Class of 2000 – 20 year
** Updated 7/17/2020 ** Postponed until August 2021. Exact date TBD. Friday, August 7th, 2020 – Punch Bowl Social, 7 – 10pm $55/ticket or $100/couple (after 1/30/20 tickets go up to $75/ticket) Dinner, Karaoke, Bowling, Shuffle board, Darts, Video games … Continue reading
Class of 1995 – 25 year
If you know more about what the Class of ’95 will be doing for their 25th reunion, please share with us so that we can help spread the word. Contact us at info [at] bensontechalumni [dot] org.
Class of 1990 – 30 year
If you know more about what the Class of ’90 will be doing for their 30th reunion, please share with us so that we can help spread the word. Contact us at info [at] bensontechalumni [dot] org.
Class of 1980 – 40 year
**Updated 3/28/2020** Benson Class of 1980’s 40th Reunion Postponed due to Covid-19: Please check Facebook class page for additional information Where: McMenamin’s Kennedy School in the Jordan Room 5736 NE 33rd Av Portland, … Continue reading
Class of 1970 – 50 year reunion
If you know more about what the Class of ’70 will be doing for their 50th reunion, please share with us so that we can help spread the word. Contact us at info [at] bensontechalumni [dot] org.