Thursday, March 11, 2010

NEWS LINKS | March 11, 2010

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




Know your public art: ‘Trailblazing’ at TCC  [ongoing series of articles paying tribute to Tacoma’s public art works

Each day hundreds of students, staff and visitors to the campus of Tacoma Community College flow between the two portions of a sculpture of bronze animals and granite boulders as they walk the most traveled path on campus:

Tacoma Weekly, March 10, 2010





Crunch Time for 2-Year Colleges

Advocates argue that time is of the essence for the American Graduation Initiative and officials need to withhold criticism to help get the bill passed.


Race Matters

Black science students are more likely to stay in their field if they have at least one black instructor, according to new study, which finds no similar impact based on gender.

Inside Higher Ed, March 11, 2010





WA Legislature Will Go Into Special Session!

The Washington Ledge, March 10, 2010



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