Dr. Wayland Keith De Witt | Woman of the Year - Legacy: Jane Johnson left her mark on the Community Colleges of Spokane. Expo ‘74 and the MAC, too. | Opinion: Expanded education helps mitigate pandemic's insecurity | CBC enrollment drops by hundreds. Other colleges are hurting more | WWCC outlines its reopening plans | LCC passes $25.3 million balanced budget despite low enrollment, state funding cut | CBC digs in on new $30 million student recreation center | New Certificate helps students prepare to improve the Criminal Justice System | Walla Walla college mascot masks up for adventure in Pasco | Federal grant allows extension of Centralia College TRIO program | Ian Bridges had cancer 3 times. He lived to see a breakthrough | Resources for WVC students affected by wildfires | Food insecurity rates have more than doubled since start of COVID-19 pandemic >>
Helping student parents overcome barriers | WVC art class will get you closer to nature | Kim O'Neill named 2020 LCC Alumna of the Year | Spokane community colleges get extra $4.3 million boost from CARES Act | $500,000 in CARES Act funds still available to SPSCC students | WWCC's program for active older learners heads online | Choir video offers taste of upcoming virtual arts offerings | Innovation Lab recruiting businesses | WVC extends new student registration and tuition deadline to Sept. 18 | Northwest Wine: Raise a toast to Hispanic Heritage Month >>
Donald Bressler | Dental Hygiene program at Shoreline Community College partners with University of Washington School of Dentistry for student clinical training | CARES Act funds will help technical college students afford school | LCC offers more hybrid courses but will remain mostly online for fall | BTC was already facing a $1 million shortfall. Then the COVID-19 pandemic hit | Microsoft donates $10K for Big Bend Computer Science program scholarships | Online learning tips for students and teachers from Community Colleges of Spokane’s eLearning Dept. | Professor Latoya Reid, TCC Board recognized with Pacific Regional Equity Award | Workforce system building talent pipeline for healthcare | Seattle City Council weighs ending Navigation Team | Opinion: Updates about a RAP program >>
SFCC food pantry serving greater-than-normal student need this summer | Walla Walla Community College retirees contribute $50,000 in scholarships | CBC offers new Agriculture Production degree | Edmonds College receives $3 million grant for health care training program | Grant helps Peninsula College boost humanities staff, programs | Student art in ‘virtual’ spotlight at Peninsula College’s annual exhibit | Skagit Valley College teams up with Farm to Family program | Karlee Norton reads “What You’d Want to Remember” by Miriam Marty Clark | $500,000 donation to create scholarships for Spokane community college students in high-demand fields | WWCC welcomes students back this Fall with new, flexible learning model | Local businessman wants Enumclaw to develop grant program for rent, utility costs >>
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