GHC recieves $1.1 million grant for Educational Opportunity Center; $250,000 for mental health services pilot | Giant erratic boulder near Lake Lawrence is an Ice Age remnant | STCU donation surprises 10 first-year CBC students | Film about disappearing island to be screened | 3/4 of new Head Start building in place at Friday Harbor Elementary School | Halloween-inspired continuing education at Shoreline Community College >>
Demolition has begun on campus to make room for new Health Sciences and Advanced Manufacturing Classroom Complex | Wenatchee Valley College celebrates Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month | New tuition-free construction trades pre-apprenticeship program at Edmonds College now enrolling students | Community Colleges Of Spokane welcomes Dr. Dinh Thi Thanh Van of Vietnam as a visiting Fulbright Scholar for 2021-22 | Articulation agreement between EWU and Bates helps students pursue career goals | Great Pumpkin Beer Festival, BrickCon, more fun things to do this weekend in Seattle | What you need to know about applying for the FAFSA | TCC Art History Book Club to resume in-person meetings in October >>
Ceremony to name Mish ee twie building in honor of Gloria Atkins | CBC offering another vaccination clinic | South Puget Sound Community College Trustee Rozanne Garman reappointed to board | Rebecca Chan and Kim Wells appointed to Shoreline Community College Board of Trustees | Vaccinations required on campus at Centralia College; Early fall enrollment numbers low | 2021 Rising Stars: Spokane Community College’s Guillermo Espinosa | Dental Assisting graduates celebrate at August pinning ceremony | Federal unemployment benefits expire, strongly affecting filers with high school diploma or less | Centralia College to require COVID-19 vaccinations by Oct. 18 due to state requirement | Sen. Patty Murray has goal of making community college free >>
Looking for a good mechanic? Odds are your garage is, too. It’s Seattle’s other labor shortage. | CBC says housing is full for first time | Jean Hernandez: Hall great benefit to STEM, nursing students | WVC to receive $95,000 grant for agricultural technology | LC State signs co-admission, co-enrollment agreement with Walla Walla college | State lauds Thurston’s Auditor for 2020 election work during emotional meeting | Whatcom College president attends cybersecurity summit | Peninsula College rescinds vaccine requirement for online students >>
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