Tucked in the northwest corner of Clover Park Technical College’s Lakewood Campus, is Building 31, also known as the Rainier Room. The full-service dining facility is open Wednesday-Friday 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m., and provides hands-on learning for the college’s Culinary Arts students. While there is a seasonal menu for each quarter, a student specials menu — […]
Angela Thomas has logged more than 900 hours as a volunteer working with underprivileged youth in her community. She is working toward her master’s degree in teaching, to gain skills and knowledge necessary to begin a rewarding career as a music teacher.
Congratulations to Hemodialysis Technician instructor Ken Markovits, who was selected as Clover Park Technical College’s 2016 NISOD Excellence Award recipient. Markovits was nominated by his peers and voted upon by a faculty-composed selection committee for his commitment and leadership to students, education and the college.
By Julian Wheeler, Lakewood I am a disabled veteran and resident of Lakewood who recently honorably discharged from the US Army at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA. I live near Dower Elementary School and Lochburn Middle School.
Spring quarter registration for currently enrolled students begins the week of Feb. 29. Current students can log in now to the MyPierce portal to view your specific date and time to register during that week. It is important to schedule a time to see your advisor BEFORE your designated registration date, otherwise their appointment calendars […]
The Steilacoom School District currently serves 249 kindergartners and look forward to welcoming the newest students and their families each August.
TACOMA, Wash. – First the campus grounds. Then the buildings. Then the power in the buildings. Now University of Puget Sound has gone “green” with the streetlights on campus, by installing low-energy, long-life LEDs (light-emitting diodes) throughout its grounds.
On Friday, Feb. 19 Lakewood Rotarians honored Aaron McDonald from Hudtloff Middle School in Clover Park School District as one of two Educators of the Month.
LAKEWOOD – Lakes High School’s business club, DECA, has earned gold-level re-certification for the high school’s student store. The store initially received gold certification in March 2014. Lakes’ store is one of 316 school-based enterprises (SBE) to achieve gold re-certification in the U.S.
Albert Einstein said, “The most powerful force in the universe is compound interest.” A bill by Rep. Christine Kilduff (D-University Place) would unleash that power for every child in Washington state.