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Dear Bill Gates ...
A couple of years ago I wrote a magazine article about community colleges that scored unusually well on the Community College Survey of Student Engagement. I also wrote a separate profile of one of them, Cascadia Community College, after spending several days visiting the campus.
The Chronicle of Higher Education, July 6, 2009
Petrie’s giving up WVC job / She'll take buyout, leave foundation
Wenatchee World, July 7, 2009
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Jill Biden vaunts community colleges at UN forum
Associated Press, July 6, 2009
Gates Foundation gives $5M for college study
Seattle PI, July 6, 2009
New leader navigates budget cuts at Western Washington U.
CrossCut, July 7, 2009
UW Bothell is offering nearby housing for students
Student housing will be available for the first time this fall at the University of Washington's Bothell campus. The commuter university plans to lease and convert to student housing 24 apartments from a rental complex that's about a 5-minute walk from the campus. The goal is to house roughly 40 students.
The Herald, July 7, 2009
Stanford, Duke, Rice, ... and Gates?
The Chronicle of Higher Education, July 10, 2009
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