SBCTC NEWS LINKS | Articles about – and of interest to – Washington state community and technical colleges
SYSTEM NEWS | OPINIONS
Up Close & Personal: StartZone Supports Unlikely Entrepreneurs
Colors Northwest, June 3, 2009 (Highline CC)
Building Bridges to Postsecondary Training for Low-Skill Adults: Outcomes of Washington State’s I-BEST Program
CCRC Brief No. 42, May 2009
TRENDS| HORIZONS | EDUCATION
41 percent in state don't finish college within 6 years
Seattle Times, June 3, 2009
Northwest expected to lead recession exit
The Olympian, June 3, 2009
Higher education safest bet in down economy
Miami Herald, May 29, 2009
POLITICS | LOCAL, STATE, NATIONAL
Education Secretary calls Murray effort “Hugely Important”
"It's so important," Duncan said, "to help shape the opportunities that our high school and community college students have. We can't do enough of that. We have to tie education to the real world."
Edmonds Beacon, June 3, 2009
No furloughs in executive agencies yet
The Olympian, June 2, 2009
Compiled by the Washington State Board for Community & Technical Colleges
1300 Quince St SE | PO Box 42495 | Olympia, Washington 98504 | www.sbctc.edu
Distributed via email to State Board members, SBCTC staff, CTC presidents, PIOs, Trustees and NEWS LINKS subscribers.
· Links are time-sensitive and may expire after the date of publication. The SBCTC does not control or endorse the content of the links and websites.
· All articles are copyrighted by the newspaper or website in which they appear. Please do not use these articles without following the permission process of the newspaper.
· Some sites require free registration. SBCTC does not link to articles or news sites where a fee or paid subscription is required for viewing/access.