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Edmonds CC Foundation hosts event to recognize significant contributors in the community

Edmonds CC Foundation hosts event to recognize significant contributors in the community

The Edmonds Community College Foundation hosted Fanfare — an event to celebrate achievements and distinctive contributions to the college on April 17 on campus. Among the winners were Arista Wine Cellars of Edmonds. “It’s important to honor businesses, organizations, and alumni that make service to the community a priority,” said Edmonds CC President Jean Hernandez. The college’s highest awards — ... »

Edmonds Community College president to speak at April 17 Edmonds Chamber luncheon

Edmonds Community College president to speak at April 17 Edmonds Chamber luncheon

Dr. Jean Hernandez, President of Edmonds Community College, is the guest speaker at the April 17 Edmonds Chamber of Commerce luncheon, set for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Edmonds CC’s Gateway Hall, Room 352, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Hernandez will discuss facilities changes on campus, including International Student Services, and the college’s enrollment growth plan. Hernandez was nam... »

Volunteers needed for Celebration of Food Festival at Lynnwood Convention Center May 18

Food Revolution Snohomish County is looking for volunteers to help at the Celebration of Food Festival May 18. The festival, co-sponsored by Edmonds Community College, is a free, family event from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Lynnwood Convention Center, where participants can learn how to grow, purchase and prepare wholesome, local food. The convention center is located at 3711 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. ... »

Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles to speak on human trafficking for Edmonds Community College lecture series

Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles to speak on human trafficking for Edmonds Community College lecture series

Washington State Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles Washington state Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles will offer historical, cultural, socioeconomic and public-policy perspectives on human trafficking 7 p.m., Tues., April 8, as part of Edmonds Community College’s ongoing series of public lectures with thought-provoking and inspirational scholars, artists, activists, and community leaders. Kohl-Welles presentation, “H... »

Edmonds CC art gallery to feature six alumni

Edmonds CC art gallery to feature six alumni

Edmonds Community College’s art gallery this spring will feature photos from six alumni — Katelyn Campen, Emily Getts, Felix Hidajat, Jordan Ingmire, Brian Oh, and Matt Verzola — in a group exhibit titled “Looking Back.” It opens April 7 and continues through May 2 in the college’s art gallery on the third floor of Lynnwood Hall. A reception with the artists is 4-6 p.m., Fri., April 18 in the coll... »

Edmonds CC President Jean Hernandez applauds Real Hope Act

Edmonds CC President Jean Hernandez applauds Real Hope Act

Edmonds Community College released the following statement from President Jean Hernandez about the passage of the Real Hope Act in Washington state, which would allow undocumented immigrant high school graduates to apply for state-funded financial aid to help pay for college: As an institution with an unblinking commitment to strengthening our diverse community through education, equity, and inclu... »

Get free tuition and earn an IT certificate online through Edmonds CC’s PACE-IT program

Get free tuition and earn an IT certificate online through Edmonds CC’s PACE-IT program

The PACE-IT program at Edmonds Community College is hosting an open house on Wednesday, March 12 from 1-3pm in the Snohomish building, 304A. Through a new federal grant program, PACE-IT offers up to five stackable certificates, including Technology and Integration Support and Web Developer. The former will assist students in achieving the A+, Network+, and Apple industry certifications, while the ... »

Documentary ‘Blackfish’ and cast members at Edmonds CC Thursday

A screening of the documentary film “Blackfish” at Edmonds Community College will feature two of the cast members, starting at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, March 6 in the Black Box Theatre on campus, 20000 68th Ave. W. “Blackfish” reveals the life of captive killer whales, especially at SeaWorld. The documentary chronicles the life of Tilikum, a captive orca responsible for the dea... »

Edmonds CC offering free electronics recycling March 15

Instead of collecting and wondering what to do with that outdated electronic equipment, why not get rid of it? Edmonds Community College will offer free electronics recycling to the public 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at the college, 20000 68th Ave. W. Signs will be provided from the entrance at 68th Ave. W and 200th St. S.W. Download the college’s parking lot map at www.edcc.edu/parking.... »

Public invited to Wellness Bash on Wednesday at Edmonds CC

Public invited to Wellness Bash on Wednesday at Edmonds CC

Edmonds Community College will host a Wellness Bash from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 26, in Woodway Hall 202 on campus. The public is invited to the resource fair, where a number of companies will be providing information and demonstrations. There will be two agencies enrolling people in health insurance: WithinReach and Community Health Clinics. Specialists will be available to answer questio... »

Reminder: Edmonds CC Foundation annual gala auction set for Saturday

Reminder: Edmonds CC Foundation annual gala auction set for Saturday

The Edmonds Community College Foundation’s 28th annual fundraising auction and dinner is set for this Saturday, Feb. 22, and will feature two well-known figures in the Seattle foodie scene — chef Josh Henderson of Huxley Wallace Collective and chocolatier and Edmonds CC distinguished alumna Autumn Martin, owner of Hot Cakes Molten Chocolate Cakery. Henderson and Martin will oversee the gala event’... »

Free income tax preparation assistance available on Tuesday at Edmonds Community College

Free income tax preparation assistance available on Tuesday at Edmonds Community College

Edmonds Community College offers free income tax return preparation and e-filing on a drop-in basis to low-income U.S. citizens and residents from 2-5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 18 in Mountlake Terace building, Room 212. Additional dates are as follows: Feb. 18-March 20, 2-5:30 p.m., Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays (No tax clinic on Fri., March 21) April 8-11, 2-5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday, and Frid... »

Edmonds Community College Foundation embarks on Boots to Books and Beyond fundraising campaign

Edmonds Community College Foundation embarks on Boots to Books and Beyond fundraising campaign

Strom Peterson and Maria Montalvo are among the major donors for Edmonds Community College Foundations’s Boots to Books and Beyond fundraising campaign. (Photo courtesy of Edmonds Community College) The Edmonds Community College Foundation has embarked on a $1 million campaign to support student veterans, ensuring a supportive path from military service to Edmonds Community College. Boots to Books... »

Edmonds Community College celebrates opening of Veterans Resource Center

Edmonds Community College celebrates opening of Veterans Resource Center

Lynnwood Mayor Nicola Smith (center in red) helps cut a ribbon to celebrate the opening of Edmonds Community College’s new Veterans Resource Center Friday in Lynnwood Hall. Veterans coming to Edmonds Community College often are looking for guidance, support and someone to lend a helping hand. Thanks to the generous support of the community, former military personnel can find all of these services ... »

Reminder: Learn about student financial aid at College Goal Washington Workshop on Sunday, Jan. 27 at Edmonds CC

College Goal Washington will be hosting a free financial aid workshop for students and their parents on Sunday, Jan. 26 at Edmonds Community College. The workshop will be from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., in Mountlake Terrace Hall Rooms 210 and 212 at Edmonds Community College in Lynnwood. College Goal Sunday is all about helping students file the FAFSA, the form that is required to apply for federal financial... »

Conversations in the Humanities focuses on slavery in the Northwest with storyteller Eva Abram

Conversations in the Humanities focuses on slavery in the Northwest with storyteller Eva Abram

Eva Abram Storyteller Eva Abram will share the history of one of the few documented cases of slavery in our state’s history at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 14 at Edmonds Community College’s Black Box Theatre. Charles Mitchell, who was born a slave, was brought to Washington Territory in 1853. A tempest was building and citizens all over the state had opinions about a possible Civil War, influencing their... »

Castorena joins Edmonds Community College as VP for Student Services

Castorena joins Edmonds Community College as VP for Student Services

Edmonds Community College has hired Christina Castorena as its Vice President for Student Services. She will oversee the enrollment services and financial aid offices, as well as a number of student programs including housing, athletics, and student activities and government. Castorena will also be responsible for many of the student support services such as the Counseling and Wellness Services, V... »

Zapora appointed new member of Edmonds Community College Board of Trustees

Zapora appointed new member of Edmonds Community College Board of Trustees

Carl Zapora has been appointed to the Edmonds Community College’s Board of Trustees. In December, Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Zapora to serve a term which will run through September 2016. He replaces board member Wayne Brown, who left the position in December 2012 to move out of state. Carl Zapora Zapora, who lives in Edmonds, is the Superintendent of Public Hospital District No. 2 (PHD2) Snohomish ... »

Edmonds Community College announces 2014 lecture series

Edmonds Community College announces 2014 lecture series

Edmonds Community College has announced seven presentations for 2014 in its ongoing series of public lectures with thought-provoking and inspirational scholars, artists, activists, and community leaders. All are free and open to the public. They will be held at the Black Box Theatre on campus. Here are the speakers: Eva Abram | 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 14 Conversations in the Humanities: “Slavery in ... »

Urban Agriculture program to debut at Edmonds Community College for winter quarter

Urban Agriculture program to debut at Edmonds Community College for winter quarter

Will Allen and Edmonds CC’s Zsofia Pasztor tour Edmonds CC’s community garden during an event recognizing the college’s new Urban Agriculture program. (Photo courtesy of Edmonds Community College) Edmonds Community College will launch its Urban Agriculture program with four classes this winter. Urban Agriculture classes include Agroecology, Soil and Plant Nutrition, Vegetable Production I, Fruit P... »

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