Friday, October 2, 2009

NEWS LINKS | Oct. 1-2, 2009


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




Kitsap Literacy Council Marks 30th Anniversary

Kitsap Sun, September 29, 2009 (Olympic College partner)


Governor's report names Moses Lake as potential Boeing site

Columbia Basin Herald, September 30, 2009 (Big Bend CC)


Surge in students: Fall enrollment up at area colleges

Yakima Herald-Republic, October 1, 2009


Olympic College Recognized as Being Military-Friendly
Olympic College was named recently as a Top Military Friendly School by GI Jobs Magazine for the third straight year. The list honors the top 15 percent of ...

Kitsap Sun, October 1, 2009


Egyptian professors tour Port Angeles facilities
Peninsula Daily, October 1, 2009 (Highline CC)


College financial aid programs run dry
KING 5 TV News, September 30, 2009 (Everett CC, Skagit Valley College)


Blue Mountain boom

East Oregonian, October 2, 2009 (Walla Walla CC)



Curling Up With Hybrid Books, Videos Included
Publishers are looking to "vooks," which intersperse videos in electronic text that can be read - and viewed - online.

New York Times, October 1, 2009


State's first wave of unemployed running out of benefits

Seattle Times, October 2, 2009


No joke: College removes zombie plan from site

MSNBC, October 2, 2009


Thoughts on Hiring Outside Academe

Inside Higher Ed, October 2, 2009


Veterans waiting on tuition help can apply for emergency payments

Longview Daily News, October 2, 2009




Bat Loose in Congress

A little morsel to whet your palate for Leg Session 2010.

The Onion, October 2, 2009



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