Stories tagged: Spokane Community College
Fri., July 13, 2018, 5 a.m.
There’s a manikin at Spokane Community College that blinks, bleeds and births babies. It’s being used in a new simulation lab at the college, which helps nursing students prepare for …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 12:19 p.m.
Kevin Brockbank already knows what it’s like to be president of Spokane Community College. He’s been doing it for the better part of a year, since his predecessor resigned in …
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
After a year of rapid leadership turnover, officials have passed over two candidates for president of Spokane Falls Community College and postponed the selection process by another year.
UPDATED: Wed., May 2, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
Kevin Brockbank, the acting president of Spokane Community College, has been selected to lead the college permanently following a nationwide search.
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Justin Brooks became the first deaf student to graduate from Spokane Community College’s commercial driving program, overcoming a disability that once disqualified him from becoming a trucker.
Tue., April 17, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
If Boeing builds a new, mid-sized airplane in Washington, Spokane could land more high-paying jobs in aerospace manufacturing.
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 7 a.m.
Permits for the demolition of the Imax building and the roof over the ice rink were reissued last week by the city of Spokane, signaling that work on the redevelopment …
Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 9 a.m.
Spokane Community College is spending $482,500 to build new nursing simulation suites and observation rooms.
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
Jade Bost was known as a tough instructor, prone to speeding through lectures and surprising her students with tricky test questions.
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
The eyes of 4-year-old Alizea and 16-month-old Julius flashed fear as they were led Monday into a room of carol-singing Spokane Community College students.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
Spokane Community College canceled classes Friday as a result of a power outage. The outage was reported about 9:30 a.m. Avista reports that 364 customers are affected by it.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 5:51 p.m.
Spokane Falls Community College will name its $18 million athletic center after Maurice “Maury” Ray, a former coach and athletic director who spent more than three decades with the school.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 3:44 p.m.
Spokane Community College students Jamie Lucas and Jarred Reitan are part of the greenhouse management class that is raising poinsettias for the annual Poinsettia Open House Thursday and Friday at …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
Happiness at 11 in the morning is watching the Neeman Youth Choir dance and sing. Such could be said, at least, for the dozens of people filling the stands of …
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017
The festival, now in its 22nd year, will take place Saturday and Sunday at Spokane Community College.
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
Books and laptops, soccer balls and garden rakes? Spokane Community College’s Library of Things offers myriad items for students
Students can check out more than books and laptops at Spokane Community College’s new “Library of Things.”
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 1:16 p.m.
After winning full-time custody of her three daughters in a bitter divorce, Anne Abbott knew it was time to get back to work.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 3:17 p.m.
Spokane Community College will begin the school year by bringing focus to world peace with the help of Tibetan Buddhist monks. Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery in Atlanta will …
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017
The president of Spokane Community College has resigned after two years on the job.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 3:32 p.m.
The Newport branch of Spokane Community College will offer a welding and fabrication certificate beginning in January, with room for 20 students in each graduating class.
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017, 8:03 a.m.
Four days a week, before heading to classes at Spokane Falls Community College, Amanda Miller drops off her 2-year-old daughter at a day care center on campus. As a single …
UPDATED: Sun., June 25, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
To cope with a mix of financial problems, Spokane Falls Community College is offering substantially fewer summer classes compared to last year. It’s one of many areas where the Community …
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 7:38 p.m.
In the winter of 1880, an adventurous 26-year-old named Samuel Leonard Brown left his family’s homestead in rural Iowa and set his sights on Washington Territory.
Sat., May 6, 2017
Spokane Community College has announced its winter quarter 2017 honor roll. Students must earn a 3.0 grade-point average or higher for honor roll status. Students are listed by hometown.
Sat., April 29, 2017
We provide educational opportunity to all searching to improve their lives. And yet, community and technical colleges receive the lowest level of state funding per full-time student in Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 6:25 p.m.
Police arrested a man Wednesday after a women reported finding him naked in a stall in a women’s bathroom on the Spokane Community College campus.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017
The fall 2016 honor roll list at Spokane Community College includes more than 2,300 students. To receive honor roll status, students must earn a 3.0 grade point average or higher.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
Spokane Community College student Aaron Miller – a former convict – hopes to ease transition from incarceration to education
After spending three years in jail, second year Spokane Community College student Aaron Miller wants to help former convicts transition from incarceration to education.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
Skilled labor is at a premium in Spokane and the region, said Cheryl Stewart, the executive director of the Associated General Contractors. And the shortage is only going to get …
Sun., Dec. 11, 2016, 6:15 a.m.
A national for-profit honors program offered at Community Colleges of Spokane has drawn scrutiny for making claims that some parents and higher education officials say don’t live up to promises. …