WWCC, Bellingham Tech get grant to promote technical programs | State Board awards high-demand program funds | GHC’s Dr. William Dyer receives Distinguished Alumni Award from University of Puget Sound | Even after the pandemic, broadband is critical for rural education. $1 billion won’t be enough to reach everyone in Washington. | 'Community centered': Wenatchee Valley College president gives definition to the institution's role | Culinary garden offers homegrown produce for Clark College’s kitchens | Commentary: Good news at Centralia College — Enrollment is up, $524,000 in scholarships awarded | Chancellor Rosie Rimando-Chareunsap’s new appointment will repair trust, bring stability >>
IN BASKET: Valadez named to vice president post at Heritage University | ‘Be prepared for some brown’: Spokane horticulturists offer yard advice during drought | Annual summer program at YVC gives Lower Valley students taste of college life | Archeological dig revealing Japanese American history in north Seattle | They’re demolishing 2 buildings at a Tacoma college. Here’s the $39M project to replace them | Snohomish County invests $4.3 million in workforce development and job pathways programs | Delta Dental invests $835K in Lake Washington Institute of Technology’s dental program >>
Are 2 instructors in a WA community college class better than 1? | Bellevue College program helps neurodiverse students navigate school | Edmonds College, partner organizations recommended for NOAA grant funding | Opening up college-prep programs | This Tacoma professor spent years in Africa rewriting what we know about evolution | EvCC trustees choose Chemene Crawford as next president | Yakima Valley College enrollment up nearly 25% in spring quarter | Olympic College revamps welding facility, aimed at a workforce need in Kitsap's economy >>
Yakima Valley College receives funding to train Yakama Forest Products workers | ‘Soul of an Octopus’ author is PC’s Writer in Residence | Lower Columbia College plans for $42M trade skill building | ‘It changed my life’: Microsoft vet creates mentoring program for tech-focused college students | Two Peninsula College courses get spring resets | 50 years of flying >>
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