For the first time, Clover Park High School (CPHS) is offering a Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) program in partnership with Clover Park Technical College (CPTC). Instructors from CPTC will teach the program at the high school. Once students complete the certificate program, they may take the state exam to earn a certificate as a nursing assistant. This program also counts as a prerequisite for the nursing program. [Read more…]
The Clover Park School District Board of Directors will hold a special meeting/workshop at 5 p.m., Monday, July 21 in room 4 of the Student Services Center, 10903 Gravelly Lake Drive SW, in Lakewood. In the special workshop, board members will consider a resolution seeking authorization to proceed with construction documents for the Beachwood Elementary reconstruction project. [Read more…]
About 90 new students participated in Clover Park Technical College’s opening session of the College 101 course at the McGavick Student Center on the Lakewood campus June 20.
LAKEWOOD, Wash. – Long-time Cosmetology Program supporter and volunteer 94-year-old Elnora Medley was awarded Clover Park Technical College’s first Honorary Degree at the 2014 Commencement Ceremony June 18 at the Tacoma Dome.
Dr. Lonnie L. Howard, CPTC President, along with Lua Pritchard, Board of Trustees Chair, presented the honorary degree to Medley, who was dressed in graduation cap and gown.
Perry Lewis has lived in darkness.
Lewis experienced total blindness for a month after losing vision in his left eye and temporarily losing sight in his right eye due to complications with diabetes. While doctors were able to restore the vision in his right eye, Lewis is legally blind in his left.
The Office of Student Programs at Clover Park Technical College launched the Peer Ambassador program last fall to decrease barriers and increase access to academic and support services for students.
More than 400 students received their degree, certificate or diploma for the 2013-2014 academic year at the 18th Annual Clover Park Technical College Commencement Ceremony at the Tacoma Dome June 18.
After a year-and-a-half in the Computer Information Technology program at Clover Park Technical College, Walker Mattson found his niche. [Read more…]
LAKEWOOD – Clover Park Technical College will recognize the completion of more than 1,018 degrees, certificates and diplomas during the 2013 to 2014 academic year at the 17th Annual CPTC Graduation Ceremony Wednesday, June 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Tacoma Dome.
Clover Park Technical College students viewed The New York Times documentary The Men of Atalissa in the McGavick Conference Center June 3 and discussed the film in relation to the rights of people with disabilities. The CPTC Diversity Committee chose the film, and the event was held in partnership with the University of Washington Tacoma Diversity Resource Center. [Read more…]