News for Education

Thursday, April 06, 2017
Understanding Conflict April 19 & 26, 2-5pm, $95 A course on communication and conflict resolution skills applicable to home, community, and work. Participants will learn to listen actively and assert their needs, understand their responses to conflict, and communicate effectively in high-stress situations. Instructor: Mary Dumas, President, Dumas & Associates, Inc. Managing Conflict as ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest
Monday, April 03, 2017
BTC TO HOST SPRING CAREER FAIRS, FINANCIAL FAIR FOR STUDENTS, COMMUNITY FREE EVENTS — Students and community members hunting for jobs will be able to attend two career fairs this spring at Bellingham Technical College, starting with an Engineering, Industrial Tech & Manufacturing Career Fair on Tuesday, April 18. The career fair will include a financial fair with resources on money ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Monday, April 03, 2017
SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM 2017 July 10- August 10 WE PAY YOUTH FOR THE HOURS THEY WORK FOR YOU! Please submit a job description to us , and youth work schedules can be worked out with department supervisors. If youth need any further training prior to placement please indicate that on your request for a youth worker. Youth are able to work up to 32 hours per week. The ages of the youth are 16-24. All ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
WCC offers communication and diversity workshops for the workplace Classes offered through WCC’s Community & Continuing Education program Three spring workshops at Whatcom Community College will help organizations and businesses navigate the opportunities and challenges of workplace communication, diversity and inclusion. WCC Community & Continuing Education instructor Monique ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community
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
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
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
Categories: Education, Press Release
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