Big donation helping CBC students intern at Hanford | Computer science bachelor programs get funding boost from Amazon | Vast numbers of people in Washington are shut out of the digital world; will massive government funding solve the problem? | Dr. Betty Cobbs receives ACT leadership award | SPSCC aims to launch its first bachelor’s degree in applied science in 2023 | $3.9 million in cash grants available for WVC students | Education transforms life of Walla Walla Community College nursing student | Demand for pharmacy technicians, staff remains high in Southwest Washington | Artist to host Studium Generale | CBC creates online option for unvaccinated students >>
CC Spokane launches new Sustainability Center to promote environmental, wellness practices, programs | Contributing photographer close-up: Sam Spencer | Physics students lay siege to Wenatchee Valley College in catapult contest | Shoreline CC begins construction on new building | Edmonds College board commends campus community | Walla Walla Community College sees enrollment increase >>
SCC aviation school trains new age of aircraft technicians | All Head Start modulars have arrived; construction completion date remains unknown | The Biden-Xi meeting left one big question unanswered, says analyst | CBC hosts clinics ahead of January vaccine requirement on campus | High winds, heavy rain damages waterfront along South Sound | Bellevue College launches new AI-focused bachelor's degree | College program serves those who've served >>
The Northwest’s 20 best wines for under $20 | Inslee leaves for Glasgow to attend climate conference | Northwest glaciers are melting. What that means to Indigenous ‘salmon people’ | Everett Community College President Daria Willis resigns to become president of Howard Community College | ‘The living’: A story of plague from a different time comes to Centralia College | Aspen Institute names Pierce College as a top 150 U.S. community college | Community Colleges of Spokane promotes dean to acting provost to serve remainder of academic year >>
YVC to offer more in-person classes in winter quarter | Community partnership expands radiologic technologist program | The Dirt: Premera Blue Cross building new campus in Kendall Yards | Big Bend Community College students must be fully vaccinated to attend in-person winter classes | From hydropower to candied confections | State chamber’s cross-state bus tour promotes manufacturing jobs | Ferry worker shortages have been building since before Washington's COVID-19 vaccine mandate | Aspen Institute names Everett Community College president Daria Willis a 2021 Ascend Fellow | LCC instructor Lucas Myers wins national award | AWB bus tour highlights Spokane’s variety of manufacturing companies | With light rail as fuel, Seattle's Northgate is ready to grow | Centralia College: Enrollment and Running Start numbers down for the fall quarter | Gov. Inslee tours Walla Walla Community College’s career programs Wednesday >>
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 >>
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