Friday, April 23, 2010

NEWS LINKS | April 23, 2010

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




Shoreline CC student Ava Munson named to USA Today's All-USA community college Academic Team

Shoreline Area News, April 21, 2010


Ready, willing, and able to help

Whether it’s filling sandbags, triaging the injured, or helping in the aftermath of an earthquake, four Pierce College employees -- Connie Rogers, Linda Gulbransen, Lee Ann Slupianek, and Fran Matzare – are now trained and ready to help when disaster strikes.

The Suburban Times, April 21, 2010


Tree planting for Earth Day at Cascadia Community College

Bothell Reporter, April 22, 2010


Whatcom Community College does first audit to reduce campus waste

Bellingham Herald, April 22, 2010


BBCC teaches distilling

Othello Outlook, April 22, 2010


Why do Asians think Bellevue is so great?

Bellevue also has its own … Bellevue College.

Northwest Asian Weekly, April 22, 2010


CBC banquet raises $94,000 for scholarships

Tri-City Herald, April 23, 2010


Gov To Sign Bill Directing Lottery Proceeds To Higher Ed

KPLU NPR, April 23, 2010


Lacey approves [South Puget Sound Community College] branch

The Olympian, April 23, 2010


Community recognizing people who’ve helped build what’s here

[Parker McCreary] is currently coordinating the financial campaign to build the new Music and Art Building at Wenatchee Valley College.

Wenatchee World, April 23, 2010


Woman, 83, was vital, an athlete

The news reports called her an elderly woman. But Velda King Mapelli was so much more than that. … And when she wasn't flying, she was volunteering at Hope Link; or teaching ESL classes at Highline Community College; or getting books out of the Renton Public Library.

Seattle Times, April 23, 2010




Higher ed seeks an elusive answer

Wenatchee World, April 22, 2010




Lobbyists not kind to Legislature in Elway Poll
The News Tribune, April 22, 2010




I got nuthin’.  


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