Archive for April, 2012

Roosevelt has teamed up with a regional architecture firm to give students the chance to re-imagine the school’s library; students gain insight into building design and career planning. DJC: Architecture Firm Partners with RHS – Scott Stauffer ’01 Communications Team


In case you missed the banquet or didn’t get a chance to see the photo blog Stan Kaady (’76) compiled of the 2011 alumni honorees, check out the link below. Awesome collection and photos Stan — it’s always a great day to be a Rough Rider! To view images, CLICK HERE. [Click image to see larger […]


In case you missed this story in the Oregonian, check out the talk from around the PIL and featuring Roosevelt’s own coach Christian Swain, about current and future athletic classification structures.  Do you remember the days representing the Teddies or the Rough Riders in a unified Portland Interscholastic League? Splintered by reclassification, PIL ponders return to simpler days […]


“Roosevelt High School’s history is varied and rich . . .” Read more about it in Tim Abbott’s article from the St. John’s Review, published February 17, 2012. Rediscovering RHS History


She was always just Mildred to me, the nice lady from my alma mater who joined the other two surviving Rose Festival Court members from 1935 to have lunch with me once a year. I met the ’35 Queen, Irene Hegeberg Birney, over the phone, early on in my Rose Festival career. I was doing a call-down […]