Olympic College student's eco-friendly buoy system wins environmental award | More colleges are requiring students to get COVID-19 vaccines. Here’s where local schools stand | Ghost shrimp, humpbacks, tiny plankton: See Puget Sound surge with springtime life | Peninsula College’s annual Native American Culture Fair set for April 29 | Legislature passes $6.3 billion capital budget with funding for Eastern Washington universities, community projects | GHC offers racial and cultural awareness workshop to the public | Local economic groups offer $25 basic business workshops at Lower Columbia College | Pierce College announces 2021 All-Washington Academic Team members | South Puget Sound Community College says fall instruction will remain mostly online >>
Editorial: Our view: Capital budget exemplifies investment in state | Cancer patients nationwide send their blood cells to Bothell | CPTC Medical Histology students make a difference in Farrells Marsh Park | Commentary: Equity at Edmonds College | CHAS opens new vaccination site at Spokane Community College | Contributor close-up: Nathan Blackwell | Here’s how to get one of 900 doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine at Whatcom clinic | A new state park, affordable housing, and more for Pierce County in capital budget >>
Seattle opens fourth COVID-19 vaccine site | Tri-Cities helps pilot portal to link interns with prospective employers | Centralia College grants tenure to six faculty members | WVC to host virtual graduation ceremonies, nurses pinnings in 2021 | 'I don't think this is a serious issue:' State health experts weigh in about 'vaccine breakthrough' cases | Growing skills through hands-on learning | Gov. Inslee visits Anacortes to support climate bills >>
Opinion: Invest in Seattle Colleges for a path to higher education equity | Community Colleges of Spokane to host virtual commencement ceremonies | Program helping homeless students on Washington college campuses seeks to expand during pandemic | U.S. needs coordinated, multi-lateral approach to China: Locke >>
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