Thursday, June 11, 2009

NEWS LINKS | June 11, 2009

SBCTC NEWS LINKS | Articles about – and of interest to – Washington state community and technical colleges




57 Washington community college students earn four-year degrees

Seattle Times, June 11, 2009


Everett Community College honors its past with Hall of Fame

The Herald,  June 11, 2009

YVCC's 80th Commencement Ceremony Thursday

KNDO-KNDU TV, June 11, 2009


Some 450 Centralia College Students to Graduate Friday
Centralia Chronicle, June 10, 2009


New Peninsula College arboretum memorializes popular teacher
Peninsula Daily, June 10, 2009


In the garden: Take a seat in the Garden

Proceeds from the tickets support the Tacoma Community College Adult Basic Education program.

Peninsula Gateway, June 10, 2009


Out to Africa / Edmonds CC instructors fly to Kenya to plan new East Africa program

Lynnwood/Mountlake Terrace Enterprise, June 10, 2009




WHO Raises Swine Flu Threat Level to Highest Level  [pandemic]

The World Health Organization today raised its alert level for swine flu to Phase 6, declaring the first influenza pandemic of the 21st century as the virus continued to spread around the globe

Washington Post,  June 11, 2009


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