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6 Washington colleges named to national Achieving the Dream leader list

September 26, 2014

Six Washington colleges were named yesterday to the Achieving the Dream (AtD) list of leader colleges. Three colleges – Highline College (Des Moines), Renton Technical College and Tacoma Community College – were recertified as AtD leader colleges. They were among 16 colleges across the country which received this status. Three others – Everett Community College, Lower Columbia College (Longview) and Pierce College (Pierce County) – received the leader college status for the first time. All Washington colleges which applied for the leader college status were accepted by AtD. >>

author: Katie Rose

Achieving the Dream Announces the Selection of Washington Colleges for the National Community College Expansion of the Working Families Success Network Strategy

August 28, 2014

Achieving the Dream today announced a national community college expansion of the Working Families Success Network (WFSN) strategy. The State Board for Community and Technical Colleges partnered with four community colleges – Big Bend, Clark, Highline and Walla Walla – to help implement the strategy to promote postsecondary completion for students whose economic challenges can thwart their academic and career goals. The strategy is used at more than 100 sites in the nation to help low-income individuals and families achieve financial stability >>

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