Rethinking writing assessments to foster equity | WA budget cuts threaten Tri-Cities college students most affected by COVID pandemic | Opinion: Supporting students is key to an equitable economic recovery | Why are local high school grads struggling in college? Listen and they’ll tell you | Editorial: COVID has derailed too many dreams. Lawmakers must not derail our economic future | Opinion: Christine Johnson: Competition, other factors drive innovation in education | South Seattle College’s Yilin Sun gets State Dept. award | SFCC theater production finds unlikely success despite COVID challenges | Sexy werewolves and social media saviors: Spokane author Åsa Maria Bradley preps the release of her latest paranormal romance >>
Business of ... higher education | Columbia Basin College students seek help for mental wellness | WVC student to be honored at Transforming Lives Awards virtual ceremony | LCC opens applications for next cohort of teacher bachelor's degree seekers | PC speaker to focus on relationships between humans, nature | Edmonds College to host virtual Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations Jan. 21 >>
Bellevue College votes to extend Gary Locke’s contract as interim president | King, Pierce County schools hit with data breach targeting personal information | ‘Dark spots’ are behind her | GHC bachelor programs accepting applications | Yakima Valley College workforce programs receive nearly $200,000 in CARES Act funding | Edmonds College welcomes Dave Earling to its Board of Trustees | United Way helping CBC students working in restaurants | COVID-19 changed college applications process, but local schools here to help >>
Washington state building projects win national Design-Build merit awards | Apprenticeship programs recruit women, people of color | Investing in the long term | Big Bend Community College helps feed disadvantaged students and their families for Thanksgiving | Columbia Basin College acquires grant to support families of migrant workers | Pierce College holds virtual groundbreaking of new academic building | Sequim student finds personal, academic success with PC program | Walla Walla Community College sets sight on winter quarter | Olympia organizations give three $1,000 scholarships to SPSCC Craft Brewing and Distilling students | Gidget Terpstra receives Distinguished Community Service Award >>
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