COVID-19 cases highest among 18- to 24-year-olds as students return to campuses | Why Biden's plan for free community college likely will be cut from budget package | LCC reports 90.9% vaccination rate, K-12 schools see lower percentages of staff choosing shots | Eleven full-time Wenatchee Valley College employees granted exemptions, six others gone | First community COVID-19 testing site opens at Spokane Falls Community College | Funding roundup | Construction projects to watch: October 2021 | Washington state workers largely comply with Monday’s vaccine deadline, data show | Skagit Valley College president announces retirement | Amazon expands collaboration with Bellevue College for job training, student assistance >>
YVC to offer more in-person classes in winter quarter | Community partnership expands radiologic technologist program | The Dirt: Premera Blue Cross building new campus in Kendall Yards | Big Bend Community College students must be fully vaccinated to attend in-person winter classes | From hydropower to candied confections | State chamber’s cross-state bus tour promotes manufacturing jobs | Ferry worker shortages have been building since before Washington's COVID-19 vaccine mandate | Aspen Institute names Everett Community College president Daria Willis a 2021 Ascend Fellow | LCC instructor Lucas Myers wins national award | AWB bus tour highlights Spokane’s variety of manufacturing companies | With light rail as fuel, Seattle's Northgate is ready to grow | Centralia College: Enrollment and Running Start numbers down for the fall quarter | Gov. Inslee tours Walla Walla Community College’s career programs Wednesday >>
Bates Technical College awarded $2.25M grant | State may consider measures implemented on Olympic Peninsula | EC Art Gallery exhibit features alumnus Lorenzo Townsend | Bellevue College host Fifth Annual Japan Week | WVC receives grant to help support homeless students | Anchor of 'Latino USA' to give public talk sponsored by WA community colleges | Coordinated Care donates $25,000 to EvCC healthcare students | Wenatchee Valley College receives funding for mental health pilot program | Governor Inslee appoints Kelly Shephert to EvCC's Board of Trustees | National Endowment for the Humanities awards Covid relief grants >>
Everett Community College clears student debt from pandemic | WCC gets national recognition for this program that could boost local economy | Editorial: Students, economy need boost of free college | President Kimberlee Messina of Spokane Falls Community College chosen for Aspen Institute's New Presidents Fellowship | $1.3 million in federal grant funding awarded to Peninsula College | New trustee joins board at Big Bend Community College | Three new light rail stations to open in North Seattle next month | Weekend with kids: Seattle Southside >>
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