Community college leader says state is not doing enough to help low-income students | Beloved Seattle Colleges programs are safe for now, but their long-term fate remains unclear | Editorial: Trades program building students’ careers and lives | WA Running Start enrollment drops as high school students pause college coursework | Wenatchee Valley College enrollment drops by 12.5% | Seattle Central College’s culinary school saved by community action | Cascadia College Art Gallery hosts Intersections = Math + Art: Showing our Work >>
Washington is offering more college aid than ever, plus new admission guarantees. Will students buy in? | Enrollment plummets at Washington’s colleges, especially among men | Peninsula College selects president | ‘It’s unconscionable’: Biden attacks drug prices at speech at Green River College | Clover Park Technical College hosts scholarship fundraising events | Wenatchee Valley College offering Journalism 101 course this spring | Skagit Valley College honors Champions of Diversity >>
Good luck getting solar any time soon. Here’s how Bellingham, Whatcom colleges plan to help | Walla Walla Community College opens free food pantry | Green River College to celebrate the life of Dr. Mel Lindbloom | Spokane council votes down zoning change tied to proposed homeless shelter | Who gets college cred for making wine? Find out, taste their work! >>
Edmonds College student wins Governor’s Student Civic Leadership Award | New program addresses state’s shortage of nurses | Bates Technical College celebrates grand opening and ribbon cutting for new Center for Allied Health Education | Columbia Basin College plans to give away 100 bikes at Bike Bonanza | Changing employers’ expectations | Washington State Ferries partnering with Seattle Maritime Academy to address worker shortage >>
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