Courses + Community for Dreamers, Thinkers, and Do-ers
in Portland Oregon
Learn to be more...
aware, caring, committed, creative, flexible, fulfilled, future-oriented, generous, honest, improving, improvising, incisive, inclusive, independent, informed, initiating, innovating, inquisitive, insightful, kind, leading, rooted, self-aware, strategic, supportive + wild
Change yourself. Change the world around you. Education is the tool that changes everything. It’s not enough, but nothing happens without it. Come to our four week-courses and one-day workshops and ...
Change your status quo.
Explore. Dream. Discover.
"PUGS offers courses that I've never seen anywhere else - thought-provoking, creative, unique, innovative and really inspirational." - Melea Seward
"PUGS has allowed me to stimulate my mind outside of its usual confines. I have learned so much, and more important, spent more time thinking about my world in new ways." - Will Fain
"PUGS classes just feel different - it's a mix of learning and community building like nothing I've experienced. I've learned as much from my classmates as I have from my teachers." - Betty Brickson