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Health fair was recruiting tool
Walla Walla Community College hosted a health fair to connect nursing students with employers and continuing education.
KLEW TV, March 15, 2010
Cascadia Community College named to Presidential Honor Roll for community service for third consecutive year
Bothell/Kenmore Reporter, March 11, 2010
P.E.T program graduates 10 students
Big Bend Community College’s Pre-Employment Training Program graduated its first 10 students of 2010. Graduates of the program receive preferential hiring from nine local manufacturing companies.
The Othello Outlook, March 15, 2010
Former EvCC slugger Cunningham happy in San Diego
After a tough 2009 with the A’s, former EvCC standout Aaron Cunningham is enthused about a fresh start with the Padres
The Everett Herald, March 16, 2010
TRENDS| HORIZONS | EDUCATION
Hope Amid Disappointment
As the $12 billion graduation initiative appears to slip away, community college leaders focus on the benefits of a year in the spotlight – and look to the future.
Inside Higher Ed, March 16 2010
What if a college education just isn't for everyone?
USA Today, March 16, 2010
OPINION: A race to the top: There is no Race to the Top for higher education. But there should be.
The Chronicle of Higher Ed, March 7, 2010
Op-ed: Universities need protection from continuing budget cuts
Bellingham Herald, March 9, 2010
Nebraska's Community Colleges End Long-Simmering Feud
The Chronicle of Higher Ed, March 9, 2010
State Cuts Are Pushing Public Colleges Into Peril
Nevada, in particular, faces deep reductions and demanding demographics
The Chronicle of Higher Ed, March 14, 2010
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University of Washington mulls faculty retirement deal
Puget Sound Business Journal, March 15, 2010
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