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A farewell to Michael Darcher and a reflection on his career

A farewell to Michael Darcher and a reflection on his career

June 15, 2016

With the end of the academic year, a transition of change follows not far behind. For students, this...

Teaching of important digital skills go unnoticed

Teaching of important digital skills go unnoticed

June 15, 2016

On May 9-13 and 16-20, the Student Technology Assistance Team (STAT) held several tutorials and lessons...

Avenue Q Review

Avenue Q Review

June 12, 2016

Avenue Q can be considered a cross between South Park and Sesame Street. The play follows a guy named Princ...

Combating disease with art

Combating disease with art

June 8, 2016

One year ago, Charles Burt was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.  Though he knows that the dis...

Teaching of important digital skills go unnoticed

Teaching of important digital skills go unnoticed

June 6, 2016

On May 9-13 and 16-20, the Student Technology Assistance Team (STAT) held several tutorials and lessons...

State legislation requiring Pierce to pay up to $700,000

State legislation requiring Pierce to pay up to $700,000

May 17, 2016

On August 21, 2014, the Washington State Supreme Court ruled in favor Douglas L. Moore and others in a c...

S & A Allocations Distributions Have Been Decided

S & A Allocations Distributions Have Been Decided

May 17, 2016

I recently sat down with Alyssa Garrido, the Student Government President, to get some background informati...

Chancellor stands firm on closed meeting

Chancellor stands firm on closed meeting

May 17, 2016

The latest comment from the chancellor on a threatened lawsuit over public access apparently is: No co...

Veterinary Technology Hosts Pet Adoption

Veterinary Technology Hosts Pet Adoption

April 27, 2016

Come see these lovable future pets and more at Vet Tech’s annual pet adoption next week!  For ...

Nursing program ready to fight the Board of Trustees

Nursing program ready to fight the Board of Trustees

April 27, 2016

The entire Nursing program, staff and students, were ready to walk out. Their instructor, Elizabeth W...

A Glass of Environmental Refreshment

A Glass of Environmental Refreshment

April 27, 2016

Since Washington, and other states as well, have faced water shortages in the past as well as growing env...

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