Commentary: Front Porch: English 101 teacher’s critique was life-changing | City of Puyallup celebrates Pierce during College Appreciation Week | C-Tran breaks ground on Vancouver’s second bus rapid transit line | Two Seattleites, an infectious disease scientist and a poet, win MacArthur ‘genius grants’ | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Dept. says 27% of new COVID cases are ages 20 and under | New higher education center, The Hub, opens in Federal Way >>
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 >>
Wahluke School District students back in class Aug. 30 | Friday event to celebrate Whistalks Way, local Women Warriors | Hundreds of jobs available at businesses at Sea-Tac airport | Opinion: Investing in students supports economic recovery for all | Wenatchee Valley College requires COVID-19 vaccinations for employees | Student parents continue to face housing insecurity | YVC's teaching winery establishes Yakima foothold with new tasting room >>
Sabrina Lueck named interim director of Walla Walla Community College winemaking program | ‘I have a future’: how Biden’s free community college plan could transform education | "Encore challenge" helping grow endowment at Wenatchee Valley College | Department of Defense turns to CBC for cybersecurity education, research | Researchers tackle Dungeness crab population concerns | Olympic College takes steps to welcome back more students for in-person instruction | Through state incentive program, Edmonds College awarding $1,000 scholarships to 10 vaccinated students | 20th District lawmakers receive tour of new southwest flexible training center at Centralia College | Cultural competence, equity practices key themes of Campus Prevention Network Summit | In-person classes will expand, and vaccines or exemptions required, this fall at SPSCC | LCC to offer vaccine incentive scholarships | YVC-CWU joint STEM article published in national scientific journal >>
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