Tri-Cities educator, leader appointed to WA state community college board | Renton Technical College president named college CEO of the year | Biden’s plan to make community college tuition free could help Northwest students, local administrators say | Clark College announces plans for return to campus in fall | Sen. Patty Murray invites Rainier conservation leader to virtually attend Biden's Wednesday address to Congress | State awards Lower Columbia College $3.2M to design new $30M vocational building | Two Bates Technical College students named to All-Washington Academic Team | Watch: New student recreation center coming to CBC | Musical masterpiece: Spokane Symphony’s virtual series boasts innovation, collaboration and performance | Peninsula College names student council for 2021-2022 >>
Editorial: Our view: Capital budget exemplifies investment in state | Cancer patients nationwide send their blood cells to Bothell | CPTC Medical Histology students make a difference in Farrells Marsh Park | Commentary: Equity at Edmonds College | CHAS opens new vaccination site at Spokane Community College | Contributor close-up: Nathan Blackwell | Here’s how to get one of 900 doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine at Whatcom clinic | A new state park, affordable housing, and more for Pierce County in capital budget >>
Opinion: Community colleges in Pierce County are engines for COVID-19 pandemic recovery | Running Start at YVC and CBC gives high schoolers a head start on college | Racial equity work takes center stage in Clark College presidential address | How a decline in community college students is a big problem for the economy | Yakima Valley College expands Running Start program | Welcome KUOW's 2021 RadioActive advanced youth producers | Campus zero | Sharp named state legislative intern | Lessons learned at Life Care Center: Lake Washington Institute of Technology students remember pandemic’s first days | 'Queen of Fuzz' creates mascots in Indy studio | Yakima Valley College aids undocumented students with Beyond Dreaming Scholarship | New Alliance of Women in Washington Wine already stands at 200 strong >>
Films tell tales in one minute each | Bates: Spotlight on Students: Cybersecurity student says staff help them find their voice, increase campus involvement | CWU Transfer Symposium draws record numbers | Yakima Valley College launches four-quarter Practical Nurse program | Health Department announces large-scale COVID-19 vaccination clinic | Restaurant news: Edmonds College culinary students learn to pivot, more food truck fun — and snow what? | LCC budget stable even with enrollment drop | Local organizations partner with CBC and WSU Tri-Cities to connect students with internships | EC STEM building earns Gold LEED certification >>
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