One of the biggest stereotypes of every election cycle is that young people don’t vote or get involved in politics. That doesn’t ring true for Northwest Career and Technical High School graduate and Clover Park Technical College student Dakota Myers. At only 20 years old, Myers not only volunteers on local and national campaigns but was […]
Partnerships with local business create valuable hands-on opportunities for technical education students. Last week a group of nine Clover Park Technical College automotive program students experienced the benefits of one of those partnerships when they had a chance to spend two days working with a Chevrolet Volt courtesy of Parkland dealer Titus-Will Chevrolet.
Calling all Tacoma-area Pokemon trainers. TCC Communications student Sam will be putting out some lures near the Proctor Fire Station tomorrow (Thursday, July 21), 2:30 – 6:30. Come on down and catch some Pokemon – and don’t forget to bring some food for the Food Drive. More info on the event’s Facebook Page.
Tanner Jacob Bush, an incoming senior at Bellarmine Preparatory High School in Tacoma Washington and has been selected as a senator for American Legion Boys Nation in the Washington, D.C. area, July 22-30.
Clover Park Technical College’s health sciences and human services programs enjoyed a special group of visitors Thursday afternoon, as 18 local high school students joined CPTC’s instructors and students for some hands-on experience as part of the 2016 Nurse Camp. “We have students from high schools all over Pierce County coming here for sessions and […]
TACOMA – Geoff Proehl, professor of theatre arts at University of Puget Sound, has been selected by his North American theater arts peers to receive the G. E. Lessing Award for Career Achievement.
Clover Park Technical College successfully hosted its second Evening Open House Wednesday, welcoming hundreds of prospective students to visit the Lakewood campus and learn about the school. The event was open to the public and was held in the evening to cater to working adults looking to find out more about the dozens of programs CPTC […]
College Spark Washington and the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges selected Pierce College as one of five colleges in the state to receive a Guided Pathways implementation grant totaling $500,000 over five years. Pierce College is part of a very select group of colleges to receive the grant, which is designed to […]
The following Clover Park School District administrative changes will take place for the 2016-17 school year.
Al Brown is the definition of an inspiration, though he wouldn’t say that about himself. “Not a lot of people stay the course —I’m not the norm, but I’m not special,” Brown said. “Our circumstances affect our choices, but you have a choice.”