Technical educators in Spokane are working to entice a new generation to join vital careers in the trades | SFCC’s Spartan Theatre balances the heartfelt and the humorous with play “Crumble (Lay Me Down, Justin Timberlake)” | Acclaimed poets set PC reading | Whatcom Community College enrollment rebounds following pandemic dip | The Department of Education making changes to the FAFSA application | One reader’s view | Understanding the full value of college in Longview and beyond | New exhibit at Shoreline Community College >>
Peninsula College welcomes two new members to its board | Lower Columbia College announces college president finalists | Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree approved for Grays Harbor College | A funding revolution | Governor appoints Chris Thomas to Centralia College Board of Trustees | Motivational Speaker Dawn Shaw speaks stops by Columbia Basin College >>
LCC offers new transfer credit toward BAS-OLTM | Lynden School Board to review district’s alternative learning experiences | SFCC students get hands-on experience making prosthetics, orthotics | Wenatchee Valley College classes taught outdoors, blending disciplines | Yakima Valley College honors students, faculty with annual awards | ESD 105 wins distinguished service award >>
Tribes come together for annual powwow at Skagit Valley College | Commentary: Supporting students is part of the Walla Walla Community College DNA | SFCC wins national theater award: ‘It was completely unexpected’ | Clark College announces artists for Boschma Farms campus | Renton starts pilot program providing free college tuition | Peninsula College to offer degree in Behavioral Health | In Our View: Public schools smart to boost skilled trades | Yakima students receiving $700,000 in scholarship awards | Lower Columbia College president announces retirement | Edmonds College staff member Kristen NyQuist receives state award >>
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