North Celebrates 45th Annual Commencement Ceremony

North Seattle College will not only celebrate the last day of the Spring Quarter on Friday, June 19, it will celebrate the 1,300 students who earned their degrees, certificates, GED or high school completion in the 2014-15 academic year.

Posted on: June 19th, 2015 at 19:00:29

Lactation and Pumping Station Opens on Campus

Orestes (Monty) Monterecy, Ph.D., vice president for Administrative Services, recently announced the installation of a lactation station on the North Seattle College campus.

Posted on: June 19th, 2015 at 13:59:03

Passing of Dr. Richard Layton

From President Warren Brown, Ed.D.
June 9 , 2015


Posted on: June 15th, 2015 at 16:09:27

Inspiring Faculty Member Started in ESL

Azizeh Farajallah, Ph.D., an immigrant from the West Bank, currently teaches chemistry as an adjunct faculty member at North Seattle College. But she started out as a student here. Her story demonstrates deep commitment to education and dedicated use of all the resources available to her, including North’s English as a second language (ESL) classes.

Posted on: June 8th, 2015 at 10:36:36

Successful Nursing Grad Returns as Instructor

Tao Zheng, MN, RN, CCRN, PCCN, a foreign student with a three-year degree from China, fell in love with Seattle but was at first hesitant to take nursing training because science classes had always scared him. But after his nursing assistant experience at South Seattle College, he also fell in love with nursing and chose North Seattle College for his education because the competitive admissions process guaranteed he’d be studying with other achievers. Now an instructor in the North program, he also works at University of Washington Medical Center.

Posted on: June 1st, 2015 at 15:54:16

Q&A with New Vice President for Instruction, Dr. Kristen Jones

Dr. Kristen Jones Interview

You just moved to Seattle. Where were you before?

The college where I worked was Flathead Valley Community College in Kalispell, MT. I lived in a little town called Whitefish, right at the base of Big Mountain Ski Resort. It was great; we could be at the chairlift in 15 minutes. I worked at the community college for about four years. I was vice president of both Instruction and Student Services, since it was a smaller college.

How do you like Seattle so far?

Posted on: June 11th, 2015 at 15:52:12

North Student Graduates to Foster School of Business

Interview with North graduate Fred Wax

Hi Fred. What’s your sign? J/K, what’s your program here at North?

A business transfer degree. And Sagittarius. Centaurs shooting arrows!

You graduate this month. Congratulations! What’s your next move?

Posted on: June 11th, 2015 at 15:41:53

Summer Intensive for Prospective Early Child Educators

Get training this summer as a professional early childhood educator!

North Seattle College is offering a summer intensive in Early Childhood Education based on a series of stackable certificates. 

Courses include:

Posted on: June 10th, 2015 at 13:17:06


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