Skagit Valley College hopes new turf field a boon | Great Careers event shows Issaquah students there’s nothing wrong with path less traveled | Minority students aren’t pulled to magnet schools | Here’s to the vineyard workers of the Walla Walla Valley | New BBCC program proving popular | Opinion: Hilltop needs higher wages and local hires | OC Workforce Development helps students pay for tuition, fees, books, child care | Seattle Stand Down offers hundreds of veterans much-needed services | Skagit Valley College Foundation meets $3 million fundraising goal | Local businesses bone up on new sick leave rules | Holiday House provides gifts for 100 families | With new grant, Spokane Falls Community Colleges looks to attract diversity in engineering | ‘Hour of Code’ builds foundation for future coders | Grant County makes economic development work | Chelan County Fire District 1 chief announces retirement, names successor | Lewis County service agencies address state, local leaders on needs | Denzel Washington and other major celebrities you didn’t know played college basketball | City forest updates trail maps with help | PSD students are learning how to teach, and may help your child learn next semester >>
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 >>
Clark grad rides a wave after being part of Nobel project | 3 1/2 years + $133,000 = better prospects for CBC students | Cavalluzzi offered job as new Olympic College president | The internet destroyed their monopoly on textbooks. Now college bookstores are trying to find their niche | Inmates give governor’s mansion holiday makeover | STEM careers focus of engineering night | A legacy in full color: Jeanette Best, cornerstone of Port Townsend arts, dies | A tour of Whidbey finds breweries proudly serving local beer | Health Fair informs CPTC students, faculty and staff about local resources | West Seattle, Garfield and Ingraham high schools added to free college program | AVID program at KPMS develops lifelong learners | Partnership change may lead to market expansion | Des Moines Council honors retiring Highline College President Bermingham | Olympic College’s Mitchell: Supportive community made being president ‘a lot of fun’ | LWTech welcomes Washington STEM leaders for tour | Collaborative groups awarded millions in grants from United Way | Centralia council approves Rotary Club’s Riverside Park improvement plan | Peninsula College’s Building 202 renovations at Fort Worden win award | Enumclaw makes decision on funding outside agencies | Planning great new STEM projects >>
Whatcom Community College reminds students – we’re all in this together | Edmonds Community College students work to thwart cybercrime | Education Focus: Skagit Valley College clubs promote kindness on campus | Seattle Central revives student newspaper | Clark College Penguin Pantry helps students in need | ‘I can’t imagine not having this place’: How Kent youth centers shape young immigrants’ lives | Vancouver man on a mission native to his heart | Big Bend community college wins national recognition | Clark College opens new culinary institute | Pierce College alum’s debut film garnering awards at film festivals around the country | Skagit Valley College culinary program makes meals for those in need | Jobs that pay without a B.A.: the most lucrative fields in Washington state | Inmate-made meals take edge off confinement | Providence starts its own medical assistant apprenticeship program | Business Movers: Columbia Credit Union honored by Clark College Foundation | Statewide group formed to reduce poverty | Fighting hunger with “empty bowls” | Fantasy Lights and Bates Technical College partnership fuels real-world experience | Bermingham named president emeritus | YVC wines earn medals at Tri-Cities Wine Festival | YVC student wines win 8 awards at annual wine festival | Cascadia College establishes Bock Center honoring Kirkland benefactors | Gardening: SCC students will show off fruits of labor at annual Poinsettia Open House >>
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