David Ling of Steilacoom, WA, was recently named an Ervin Scholar at Washington University in St. Louis. Ling, one of 35 Ervin Scholars selected this year, is a first-year student at Washington University.
Pierce College now offers college courses at Graham-Kapowsin High School, bringing access to higher education to communities in south Pierce County. Courses are offered in the late afternoon and evenings, allowing working adults the added flexibility of earning college credits after work in their own community.
A degree in Kinesiology from Pierce College can open the doors to a variety of careers ranging from fitness training and athletic coaching to athletic management and nursing. At Pierce College, students enjoy access to multi-million dollar health facilities, and opportunities to combine classroom instruction with the most technologically advanced laboratory equipment available.
Submitted by Clover Park School District. LAKEWOOD, WASH. — The Clover Park School District Board of Directors will hold a special meeting, prior to its regularly scheduled meeting, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 14 in the Student Services Center, 10903 Gravelly Lake Drive SW in Lakewood. The purpose of the meeting is to […]
Moses Lee was thinking. Here he was, program director for research and science at the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, a man with an unbridled passion for science and a philanthropic pot of money needing a good home.
Thanks to this year’s NEW transferable associate degree in music, students in the program will enjoy a smooth transition into university programs around the state. Department leaders have worked hard to address the unique challenges that music students face. These students are often required to take multiple sets of sequential courses that may prevent them […]
The walkway around Building 19 and the College Green at Clover Park Technical College’s Lakewood Campus has seen a lot of new activity this week as the CPTC Foundation is hosting its first Walk-A-Thon Aug. 7-11.
The Pierce College Foundation’s annual Scholarship Scramble golf tournament takes place on Aug. 10 at High Cedars Golf Club in Orting, and it’s not too late to get involved in the fun! Registration is $150 per player, and includes green fees, a golf cart, box lunch, player gift and admission to a hearty barbecue dinner […]
TACOMA, Wash. – NASA astronaut Jack Fischer will be in the hot seat on the International Space Station on Friday, Aug. 11. He will be under the scrutiny of dozens of American and Russian middle school children watching from Earth, as he referees a microgravity game of “program your robot to grab the most floating […]
Come out to Pierce College this fall and have all your questions answered about how to pay for college! The college is offering a series of comprehensive financial aid workshops, where you will receive hands-on help. The first 15 minutes of each workshop will include information about ways to pay for college, and the last […]