Category: Accolades

More connections made with the Northwest International Education Association

More connections made with the Northwest International Education Association

Diana Sampson, Executive Director of International Education, was elected President of the Northwest International Education Association for 2014-16.   NIEA is an incorporated non-profit founded in 1979 with 15 member colleges. The mission of NIEA is “ to bring higher education institutions in the Pacific Northwest together to collaborate in increasing student and faculty opportunities for international exchange, education and training. NIEA sponsors […]

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Hunter training center recognized

Hunter training center recognized

By: Jerold B. Smith The Hunter Engineering training center at Shoreline Community College’s Professional Automotive Training Center (PATC) offers a real-world setting to learn about undercar service in today’s market. Parts & People visited the center during the recent Vehicle Maintenance Management Conference (VMMC) at PATC during the college’s spring break. Hosting the visit was Mark Olson, who trains at […]

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Nursing scholarships announced

Nursing scholarships announced

The Annual Nurses’ Day Celebration was held May 6, 2014 in the SCC Automotive Showroom.  Guest speakers at this year’s event “Nurses: Leading the Way” included Pius Mbithi, RN, MSN who is a graduate of the SCC Nursing Program along with SCC Retired Nursing Faculty member, Hermien Watkins, MN, RN, WHNP. The event included the announcement of Nursing Scholarship Recipients.  […]

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DECA participants at the 2014 international conference in Washington, D.C.

DECA students score big at international competition

Following their success at the Pacific Northwest Career Development Conference in February, Shoreline Community College DECA went to Washington D.C. to test their knowledge and skills at the 2014 International Career Development Conference (ICDC) from April 23-26. Collegiate DECA ICDC brings roughly 2,000 college students together from around the world to compete in business simulations. With almost every aspect of […]

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Shoreline student leaders rewarded for hard work

Shoreline student leaders rewarded for hard work

Shoreline Community College student leaders are among the best in the state and they have the awards to prove it. Walter Davis won the programs innovation award and Keira Smith received an honorable mention for outstanding second year student leader at the Council of Unions and Student Programs (CUSP) 2013 Leadership and Activities Institute. The CUSP awards four nominated students […]

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Student Cherese Smith selected as winner of national essay competition

Student Cherese Smith selected as winner of national essay competition

When Cherese Smith, a Shoreline Community College student and bodybuilding champion, submitted her essay, “The Racist in the Room” to a national essay contest, she didn’t think for a moment that she would win. In fact, the only reason Smith had entered the competition was because her English 101 instructor Sarah Zale required her students to participate. It turns out […]

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Art student Janice Bellotti-Pace wins art contest

The work of Shoreline Community College art student, Janice Bellotti-Pace took first place in the third annual juried Sensory Art Contest sponsored by the Lighthouse for the Blind last month. Art submitted in the contest could be in the form of sculpture, quilts, pottery, jewelry, and other tactile arts and had to be sensory in nature so that both seeing and sight-impaired viewers […]

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SCC literary magazine, Spindrift, wins national award

SCC literary magazine, Spindrift, wins national award

Shoreline’s Literary Magazine, SPINDRIFT, has been accepting student art and literature since 1966 and has earned many awards over the years. Most recently, SPINDRIFT 2010 won FIRST place in the Community College Humanities Association’s Pacific-Western Division competition and was named a national winner in the CCHA Literary Magazine Competition. This is the second consecutive year for SPINDRIFT as the national winner, and the […]

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