Tri-Cities educator, leader appointed to WA state community college board | Renton Technical College president named college CEO of the year | Biden’s plan to make community college tuition free could help Northwest students, local administrators say | Clark College announces plans for return to campus in fall | Sen. Patty Murray invites Rainier conservation leader to virtually attend Biden's Wednesday address to Congress | State awards Lower Columbia College $3.2M to design new $30M vocational building | Two Bates Technical College students named to All-Washington Academic Team | Watch: New student recreation center coming to CBC | Musical masterpiece: Spokane Symphony’s virtual series boasts innovation, collaboration and performance | Peninsula College names student council for 2021-2022 >>
Disappearing debt | More local college students now eligible for basic needs assistance | Wenatchee Valley College students have opportunity for emergency relief funding | Educator at Renton Technical College sells homemade jewelry to support students | Community Announcements: Peninsula College Community Education offers spring courses online >>
Business of ... higher education | Columbia Basin College students seek help for mental wellness | WVC student to be honored at Transforming Lives Awards virtual ceremony | LCC opens applications for next cohort of teacher bachelor's degree seekers | PC speaker to focus on relationships between humans, nature | Edmonds College to host virtual Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations Jan. 21 >>
Commentary: Accelerating degree success for adult learners in uncertain times | Washington’s GED completions are down by half. The test changed amid COVID-19, but did it go far enough? | Peninsula College to host National Poet Laureate Harjo in virtual meeting | Pierce County Connected awards Tacoma Community College Early Learning Center $25,000 grant | Area Briefly: Minimum wage increases; more public access for waterfowl hunting; Sno-Park use soars | Opinion: Christine Johnson: COVID-19 defined our year. We won’t let it define our decade. | A student of Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics program at Shoreline Community College >>
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