Chris Lu, White House Cabinet Secretary, Will Speak at Commencement June 15

Christopher P. Lu, Assistant to the President and Cabinet Secretary, will give the commencement address at North Seattle Community College’s 42nd commencement ceremony on Friday evening, June 15, 2012.

In his role as Cabinet Secretary, Mr. Lu serves as President Obama’s primary liaison to federal departments and agencies, helping to coordinate policy and communications strategy. Lu also serves with Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan as co-chair of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

Posted on: June 15th, 2012 at 16:59:36

Classified Employee of 2012 - Linda McDuffie!

image of McDuffie with STARS chair Gleason

McDuffie with STARS chair Gleason

At the annual Service Award ceremony on Thursday, May 10, North's STARS committee announced Linda MacDuffie as the NSCC Classified Employee of the Year.

Posted on: May 14th, 2012 at 11:23:40

North's MOU Ceremony Honored Veterans

MOU signing Ceremony

Left to Right: Mitsui, Lee, Gregoire

North Seattle Community College was the 11th of 34 community colleges to sign the Partners for Veteran Supportive Campuses Memorandum of Understanding on April 25. This ceremony represents North's continuing commitment to serving veterans who are transitioning from military life to college life and beyond. About 65 people attended the event, 25 of whom were student veterans.

Posted on: May 9th, 2012 at 13:44:15

Stormwater Treatment Plan Wins 27K in Tax Credits

NSCC has been awarded $27,300 in tax credits--a 29 percent reduction of stormwater taxes-- for 2012 and subsequent years based on a treatment plan to clean, slow and infiltrate stormwater on campus. The credits are a direct result of a campus-wide collaboration process which allowed students to apply for tax credits through Seattle Public Utilities (SPU).

Posted on: April 10th, 2012 at 14:24:44

NSCC Students Organize Political Day of Action During Civics Week

After a successful legislative session for higher education, students take advantage of Secretary of State Sam Reed’s presence on campus to increase civic engagement.

Posted on: April 3rd, 2012 at 12:15:38

NSCC Connects with Japan

One of the most powerful natural disasters ever to have rocked the world – The Great East Japan Earthquake – happened last year on March 11, 2011. This magnitude 9.0 earthquake was the first in a chain of events to devastate Japan last spring. A shockingly destructive tsunami (with waves reaching more than 100 feet) quickly followed. This destruction was centered in and around Sendai, the largest city in the Tohoku Region.

Posted on: March 2nd, 2012 at 13:44:11

NSCC Pursues Deeper Partnerships in India

Building community, globally as well as locally, is one of NSCC’s core themes. As part of that commitment, Dana Brolley, a representative of North and staff member in its International Programs, is visiting India over the next two weeks to deepen existing relationships and pursue partnerships with two universities in Bhubaneswar, in the state of Orissa, in the eastern part of the subcontinent.

Posted on: February 28th, 2012 at 10:27:51

7 NSCC Student Scientists Present at AAAS International Conference

Undergraduate Research at North creates opportunities for students to do meaningful scientific research before transferring to four-year programs. Student work in North’s Undergraduate Research classes paid off (again) with the inclusion of seven students in poster presentations at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) international conference in Vancouver, BC, February 16-20.

Posted on: July 11th, 2012 at 10:06:21

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