CCEC in the News

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11/7/2016 - Travis Snider, EvCC's lead instructor for Small Business Accelerator programs, explains why you should Hire for Attitude External Site Link in a podcast interview with Absolute Advantage.

04/25/2016 - The new EvCC North Snohomish County workforce training partnership was featured in the Herold Business Journal in an article titled "EvCC to add offerings in Arlington.External Site Link

04/13/2016 - The expanded CCEC-Eastside partnership was featured in a 425Business Magazine feature "Three Colleges Partner to Offer Better Continuing Education." External Site Link

03/02/2016 - Governer Jay Inslee spent quality time with EvCC's College in the High School students, as indicated in the Herald article, "Inslee gets chance to see College in the High School at work." External Site Link

01/26/2016 - Everett Community College is honored as one of the top 150 best community colleges in the nation by Aspen Institute. The Seattle Times ran a story about the nine colleges that were recognized in Washington State, including EvCC, in an article titled "Nine Washington community colleges on list of 150 best in country." External Site Link

09/17/2015 - EvCC's College in the High School Program was featured in an article in the Everett Herald title, "EvCC to offer tuition waivers to qualified low income students.External Site Link The article discusses the college's commitment to providing fee waivers to College in the High School students in Snohomish County who are classified as low income.

06/30/2015 - Community College Daily's article titled "Wash. college joins Boeing's AerosPACE program"  explains how Everett Community College is the first community college in the nation to be invited to join a Boeing-led collaboration aimed to close the skills gap in aerospace engineering. Industry partners in the AerosPACE program include NASA, Siemens, edX, Stratasys, and CD-adapco. Read the Press Release...

06/11/2015 - An article titled "Remediation for Job Seekers" External Site Link published by Inside Higher Ed discusses how Everett Community College is one of four community colleges in the nation participating in the College Employer Collaborative, in partnership with Jobs for the Future External Site Link and CorpU.External Site Link The collaborative works with leading employers, including Boeing and MetLife, in a new partnership designed to provide prospective employees with in-demand skills in the advanced manufacturing and financial services industries.

05/15/2015 - An article in 425 Business Magazine titled "Never-Ending StudiesExternal Site Link describes the national high demand for continuing education programs, and features EvCC's Small Business Accelerator program and instructor Travis Snider.

05/01/2015 - An article naming Everett Community College President, Dr. David Beyer, Snohomish County's “Executive of the YearExternal Site Link was published in The Herald Business Journal External Site Link, featuring Dr. Beyer's work leading the college to meet the needs of the community, and heavily featuring the work done with the Advanced Manufacturing Training & Education Center (AMTEC). Executive Director, John Bonner. was interviewed about Dr. Beyer's role in making AMTEC possible. 

11/06/2014 - Everett Community College (EvCC) was cited in an article titled Short-Term Certificates Boom, but Study Finds They Don’t Help Students Get Jobs in The Chronicle of Higher Education. EvCC has "stackable" credentials in precision machining, welding, and other specialties for students interested in breaking into high-demand jobs in manufacturing and aerospace. More than 90 percent of those earning short-term certificates in precision machining have jobs within 30 days. Read the full article at The Chronicle of Higher EducationExternal Site Link

06/07/2013 - A press release titled "EvCC to Create Advanced Manufacturing Education Training Center" was picked up by several national news outlets in early June 2013. The press release describes how Everett Community College plans to create a 37,000 square foot Advanced Manufacturing Training & Education Center (AMTEC) to train students for high-demand jobs in manufacturing and aerospace.

05/01/2013 - An article titled “Class sets business owners on growth pathExternal Site Link was recently published in The Herald Business Journal External Site Link describing how business owners should know when it’s time to take their business to the next level and more importantly how to go about doing it.

11/20/2012 - An article titled Redone EvCC training center almost ready to reopen External Site Link was published in the Herald Business Journal interviewing Executive Director, John Bonner, about the completed renovation of the Corporate & Continuing Education Center.

08/03/2011 - An article titled EvCC gets funding for aerospace, manufacturing training External Site Link was published in the Herald Business Journal interviewing Director of Contract Training, Ray Kubista, about receiving grant funding to deliver electronic training.

03/03/2011 - The Corporate & Continuing Education Center was mentioned in the article titled EvCC adds education initiatives for businesses External Site Link Executive Director, John Bonner, describing how the Corporate & Continuing Education Center trains people all over Snohomish County.

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