Bellevue College student advocates for disability community | A cafe where no one is homeless: one solution to youth on Seattle streets | Off Beat: Rising star shines light on science education | Getting down to business at Walla Walla Community College | Champions of Diversity students honored | Leadership luncheon promotes “A Better Idea” | WWCC acts locally, reaches globally | Suits for Soldiers event quadruples donations in second year | Hundreds honor President Jean Hernandez as she prepares to leave Edmonds CC | In another year of arts-funding fights, Seattle-area student says NEA songwriting award made a difference | Opinion: Look to community colleges for diverse tech-industry talent | Clark College students, faculty call white pride posters 'unacceptable' | Preservation society | W.F. West, Centralia College consider expanded career and technical education partnership >>
LCC welding lab shut down due to slightly elevated arsenic levels | Popular Yakima Valley College professor Herb Blisard, who taught there for 51 years, has died | Community members visit Burlington schools | She’s impressed by the community. Meet CBC’s first woman president | Seattle Central's South Annex planned to be homeless youth center | Lucrative new manufacturing jobs are emerging; no college degree required >>
Mount Vernon School District aims for 100 percent high school graduation rate | Opinion: Ease up on the Amazon dreams | Keeping prepared: port, county practice airport disaster response | Spend a fifth year in college? Fewer Washington students stick around that long | Editorial: End the ‘hostage’ drama on capital budget, Hirst | SVC Fall Powwow more than honoring Native American culture | 50 years and counting | EvCC’s aviation maintenance school celebrates 50 years | Experts call DACA cancellation a detriment to community | Dutch Bros. raises $2,600 for Centralia College Foundation with ‘Buck for Kids’ day | CPTC’s open house welcomes potential students to campus | Program supporting STEM students to expand to 6 additional colleges | Hungry? Need a toothbrush? SPSCC’s new food pantry can help | Bates: Senator Patty Murray tours college’s Early Learning Center, talks access to child care | Alumni interview: Dana S. at Shoreline Community College >>
Six Washington community colleges up for $1 million Aspen Prize | Bringing it home: Airborne CEO, a Joyce native, tells of progress so far | STEM program expands to Clark College | US community colleges offer higher education at lower cost | The Betti Tool Fund: a generous donor pays it forward | WWCC transfer programs transform students’ lives | LWTech receives $275K grant for advanced manufacturing training | Applied learning: SPSCC alumnus helps design remodel for CAD/BIM program | 'Terrorist threats' made against Clover Park Technical College >>
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