SVC students, faculty collect goods for California, Puerto Rico | LCC welding lab closed for quarter | Edmonds CC 5K raises more than $54K | Edmonds Chamber Foundation establishes Edmonds CC scholarship for 2018-19 | $44,000+ raised in memory of murdered college student Desmond Jackson | Confidence, not fear: AAUW speaker explores how culture shapes childbirth | Annual celebration of native culture draws a crowd | Edmonds CC earns Achieving the Dream Leader College designation | Turkmenistan ambassador originally from Grays Harbor visits college | Education center highlights opportunities | EdCC launches scholarship campaign to help those with history of incarceration, homelessness | Capitol Hill land swap creating affordable housing, expanding Seattle Central | Opinion: $2 million grant is the start of something big in Centralia schools | Spreading your good fortune: Your donations to Fund For The Needy change lives in the Seattle area | CEI announces four presidential finalists | With less than two weeks until swearing-in, Durkan sets priorities | This new food truck mashes up Philly sandwiches and soul food. Here’s where to find it >>
A fresh — and expanded — view of community colleges shows they’re doing better than many thought | Opinion: More affordable housing near TCC is a smart investment | SPSCC Food Pantry: Kate Armstrong’s dream becomes a reality | At end of poet laureate term, Laura Read reflects on finding poetry where you are | Music, stories resonate at 2017 Spokane Fall Folk Festival | After more than half a century, GI Bill still helping vets transition to life beyond war | Veteran of two wars recalls WWII air campaigns | Military service, advocating for vets important to Altmayer | Veterans Day | Projects teach students about efforts to go green | A lifelong connection to the service | Gov. Jay Inslee Reappoints Doris Wood-Brumsickle to Centralia College Board of Trustees | Eat, stay, love | Open house to showcase SonBridge’s community-health efforts | Public weighs $1B ammonia plant in Longview | Clark College welding program selling students’ 2017 project online as fundraiser | Reporter's Notebook preview: College study in France draws former West Valley resident to wine industry | Confection perfection | Eight community members will help in Highline College presidential search | Opinion: Opening our minds can be a beautiful thing | A skills-based jobs approach to fulfilling workforce needs >>
Yakima Valley College students dress for success | The first female member of iconic rock band Guns N' Roses started as a classically trained pianist | James Bukovinsky, a young grower working in Benton City, Washington | She saw a need; she filled it | Budget crisis: School projects face cuts, delays | State pays $2.6 million to settle dispute over community college computer system | Opinion: First-Gen struggles don’t end after graduation | Thomas Stredwick appointed to Big Bend's Board of Trustees | Opinion: Two simple words can help regional tech diversify its workforce | Former homeless families share how local programs helped them | Community called on to help with presidential search at Highline College | Opinion: Wild and precious life: Choosing to live as though I have nothing to lose | Early learning advocates host forum | College pantry offering free food for hungry students | Grays Harbor College purchases new fish lab equipment | CBC receives $33,500 donation to help nuclear technology students | Bright Futures breakfast brings in $185,000 for LWTech >>
Clark College program: RAMP to success for students | Pilot project to help students complete GEDs | Diverse students find community at Simpson Intercultural Center | Books and laptops, soccer balls and garden rakes? Spokane Community College’s Library of Things offers myriad items for students | El Periódico: Skagit Valley College DREAMers take a stand | TCC, THA expand housing assistance program for homeless students | SPSCC welcomes 4 new faculty members | These are the top Washington universities and colleges ranked by salary potential >>
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