Tuesday, July 28, 2009

NEWS LINKS | July 28, 2009


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




White collar workers finding new gigs in big rigs (Bates Technical College)

KING 5, July 28, 2009



2 Wash. state college boards meet together

Seattle P-I.com, July 28, 2009



OLYMPIA: Budget would fund 'bioregion initiative'

“Baird…also said…he secured $375,000 for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education programs at Centralia College.”

Tacoma News Tribune, July 28, 2009



Bellevue College bestows inaugural Lockwood Distinguished Faculty Award on developer of college’s 1st bachelor’s degree

Bellevue Reporter, July 24, 2009



A WWI veteran celebrates 109 in Spokane, Wash.

“An active golfer well into his 90s, Jack decided at age 94 that he would earn his high school diploma, a feat he accomplished in 1996, at age 96. He immediately enrolled at Spokane Community College in a class on Albert Einstein's theory of relativity.”

Anderson Valley Post, July 28, 2009





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