With the judging for the 2015 League for Innovation Literary Contest completed, Mike Hickey, League for Innovation district coordinator, has announced the winning entries. The four first-place winners in each category will advance to the national competition hosted by the College District in Dallas, TX. At the local (district) level, all winners and honorable mentions will receive a cash award and plaque while being recognized at the awards ceremony scheduled for Thursday, June 11, 2 p.m. at Seattle Central College.
The North Seattle College Art Department and the North Seattle Education Fund celebrate the life of ET (Elizabeth) Kessler—student, artist, friend and benefactor of the college—at a fundraising event Saturday, April 11, from 12-5 p.m. in The Grove (in the new Health Sciences and Student Resources Building).
Grace Sakuma of Student Success Services is winner of the Golden Star Award for Winter quarter!
One of Grace’s many nomination letters says; “Grace is very kind and helpful to all students and staff who work with her. She is very thoughtful and always offers to help those around her. When situations are challenging; she helps problem solve, offers assistance and makes the challenging situation easier. She also is very generous and provides everyone with their chocolate fix; keeping a large box of chocolates on her desk!”
North Seattle College welcomes Kristen Jones. Ed.D., as new Vice President for Instruction. Dr. Jones begins her tenure on April 1, 2015.
“I am thrilled to be joining the North Seattle College community,” says Jones. “The College's deep commitment to providing quality education, developing students, and creating community inspires me.
Interested in pursuing a competitive career in coding and web development? Students at North Seattle College can do just that by earning a Bachelor of Applied Science in Application Development, an applied degree specific to programming.
TrueNORTH followed up with program manager Michelle Melero and student Ksenia Ivantsova to get details on the program.
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Considering a business major? If so, check out the Bachelor of Applied Science in International Business at North Seattle College. Currently running in its second year, the program offers students a unique, hands-on approach to learning about business.