News for Education

Friday, May 05, 2017
High school juniors and seniors encouraged to attend May 18 open house at Whatcom Community College Bellingham, Wash. – High school juniors and seniors are invited to an open house at Whatcom Community College from 8 a.m. – noon on Thursday, May 18. This free event will help prospective students learn more about academic programs of interest, steps to enroll and pay for college, and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, May 05, 2017
Western Washington University’s very own IDEA institute is hosting a Spring market celebrating Bellingham’s thriving entrepreneurial community. The IDEA Institute at Western Washington University promotes interdisciplinary learning, entrepreneurship, and innovation. At the IDEA Institute, we believe entrepreneurship is for everyone. Whether you focus on social justice, environment, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, May 05, 2017
Coming summer 2017, Whatcom Community College will once again offer its popular cybersecurity camps for middle and high school students. GenCyber camp (middle school) Aug. 7-11, 2017 10 am – 3 pm daily Free! The GenCyber camp for middle school students is at no cost to participants. The National Security Agency and the National Science Foundation provided funding jointly through a GenCyber ...read more
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Monday, May 01, 2017
Planning for Your Journey Through Aging …from Healthcare Choices to Inheritance Strategies Join a panel of experts in their fields to help you navigate the many facets of planning for retirement. Presented by VibrantUSA VibrantUSA, Washington’s #1 Medicare insurance agency, is pleased to announce the launch of a new seminar series, “Planning for Your Journey through ...read more
Categories: Education
Monday, March 20, 2017
Bellingham, Wash. – From the beginning of its 50-year history, Whatcom Community College (WCC) has been recognized as an innovator. To celebrate 50 years of excellence and a future of new opportunities, WCC is partnering with the Whatcom Museum to present a college history exhibition at Old City Hall, 121 Prospect Street, Bellingham. The exhibition opens Saturday, March 18 and will remain ...read more
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Thursday, November 10, 2016
Bellingham, Wash. – Whatcom Community College English professor Jeff Klausman has been awarded the 2016 Lisa Ede Excellence in Teaching Award by the Two-Year College English Association of the Pacific Northwest (TYCA-PNW). Klausman, who has been teaching at Whatcom for 20 years, was honored at the association’s annual conference in October. The Lisa Ede award is given to those who ...read more
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Friday, October 14, 2016
Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, Wash., will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2017. What began as a “college without walls” is now regarded as one of the nation’s top two-year colleges (Aspen Institute). We will honor the positive impact Whatcom has had in our community and in the lives of our graduates at events throughout the year. And we invite community groups, ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article