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 >>
Skagit Valley College, College Success Foundation partner to serve foster, homeless youths | Walla Walla Community College encourages vaccines with scholarships, clinics | LCC's Courtney Shah drew from teaching for 'Jeopardy!' win streak | Program at local college helps first-generation students get a 4-year business degree | SPSCC Nursing Program granted national accreditation | Concert series to increase tourism in Wenatchee features Eagles cover band | Coming soon: EvCC crossing Broadway for new student building | Bellevue College announces vaccination scholarships | Pierce College at JBLM student hits her stride thanks to supportive advisors, professors >>
Pandemic projects: College instructor turns back porch into photo lab | Brian Surratt appointed to Seattle Colleges Board of Trustees | Pierce College EDI CARES office to offer free summer engagement programming for students of color | Sunnyside student creates prom dress from duct tape inspired by her culture | YVC Foundation awards $770,000 in scholarships >>
GHC Graduation honors college and Running Start graduates | To fix inequities, community colleges should quit requiring remedial classes, South King County report says | Neighbors rally to save native oak trees threatened by Lakewood warehouse proposal | Jim Lowery receives honorary bachelor's degree from Centralia College | CPTC to host drive-through commencement for Class of 2021 graduates on June 22 | Peninsula College graduation held Saturday | Seattle Central College celebrates students with in-person graduation | WWCC announces COVID-19 vaccination policy | Shoreline Community College Dental Clinic relocates to University of Washington Health Sciences Center - but low cost services are still available for local residents | Graduation: Congratulations, South Seattle College Class of 2021! | Lower Columbia College passes $27M operating budget for 2022 | Auburn student soars toward aviation career | Doug Baldwin Jr. to speak at BC commencement | 3 Vancouver sisters to graduate together from Clark College | Edmonds College has drive-thru commencement celebration >>
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