Category: Accolades

SCC alumna to graduate Cornell at top of class, honors Shoreline Prof. Dave Phippen as influential to her success

SCC alumna to graduate Cornell at top of class, honors Shoreline Prof. Dave Phippen as influential to her success

Shoreline alumna, Joice Pranata, who transferred to Cornell with an A.S. degree in Biochemistry from SCC in the fall of 2013, was recently chosen as a Merrill Presidential Scholar at the Ivy league university. Merrill Scholars rank among the top one percent of their class in their respective schools and colleges and are chosen “on the basis of scholastic achievement, […]

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Shoreline Library Reaches Milestone: Celebrates Five Millionth Customer

Shoreline Library Reaches Milestone: Celebrates Five Millionth Customer

April 30 marked a momentous occasion for Shoreline Community College’s Ray W. Howard Library. Just before 10 a.m., the five millionth person walked through the library doors since it installed gate counters in 2002. The library first opened back in 1965, meaning the actual number of customers served is far higher, but it’s fitting that the gate counters marked number […]

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DECA team all business at international competition

DECA team all business at international competition

  The Shoreline Community College DECA team has returned from the 2015 Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference (ICDC) with nine Top Ten finishers, four Top Three plaques and numerous medals. Out of 18 students competing, 14 were finalists in the competition at Orlando, Fla. The individuals and teams participating in this year’s conference had stiff competition from other college in […]

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SCC Dean of Students Kim Thompson Honored with Ben Webinger Service Award

SCC Dean of Students Kim Thompson Honored with Ben Webinger Service Award

Shoreline’s Dean of Students, Kim Thompson, was honored as the recipient of the Ben Webinger Meritorious Service Award at last week’s Washington Association on Postsecondary Education and Disability (WAPED) Spring 2015 conference. The Ben Webinger award is the most prestigious award offered by WAPED, and according to the organization’s website is presented to an “individual who has demonstrated years of […]

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Shoreline Nursing Student Wins Prestigious Mary Mahoney Professional Nurses Scholarship

Shoreline Nursing Student Wins Prestigious Mary Mahoney Professional Nurses Scholarship

First year nursing student, Ebony Beauchamp, will be honored in a banquet on Sat., April 18 as one of 11 recipients of the prestigious Mary Mahoney Professional Nurses Scholarship. The award, which helps cover tuition, books and related academic expenditures for students of African heritage, will help ensure her success in pursuing an RN degree at Shoreline. Named for the first […]

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Shoreline Music Students Win Awards at Vocal Competition

Shoreline Music Students Win Awards at Vocal Competition

Two Shoreline Community College vocal music students were given awards at the recent solo vocal adjudications sponsored by the Puget Sound chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, held on the college campus last weekend. Daniel Siller, a student of Fredrick Lokken, was awarded first place in the Classical College 1 category (college students with 1-3 years of […]

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Shoreline Student Rebekah Thorne Wins Elite Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship

Shoreline Student Rebekah Thorne Wins Elite Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship

Of almost 1,650 students across the nation who applied for the Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) 2015-2016 scholarship, only 36 were chosen to receive aid. Rebekah Thorne, a Biology major at Shoreline, was one of those few. FEA awards scholarships to students who demonstrate “compelling academic plans and financial need,” and Thorne plans to use her award to help defray […]

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Shoreline DECA 2015 Club Takes Top Prizes at Regional Competition

Shoreline DECA 2015 Club Takes Top Prizes at Regional Competition

Shoreline’s DECA 2015 team returned from the Collegiate DECA Pacific Northwest Career Development Conference held Feb. 19-21 in Victoria, BC with five first place wins, making this year’s team the most decorated in recent memory. Of the 17 students representing Shoreline in 13 different events at this year’s conference, 15 students placed third or better. All 17 Shoreline participants qualified […]

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Shoreline named a Best for Vets college of 2015

Shoreline named a Best for Vets college of 2015

Military Times announced its Best for Vets: Colleges 2015 rankings and Shoreline Community College made the list yet again. The rankings recognize Shoreline for its commitment to providing opportunities to veterans. This year, Shoreline ranked fourth for two-year colleges. This year, the rankings factor in the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military students’ success rates. Some of the factors include graduation, retention, […]

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Spindrift wins regional award

Spindrift wins regional award

Spindrift has once again received national acclaim. The Shoreline Community College literary magazine took second-place in the Western Pacific Division of the Community College Humanities Association annual literary magazine competition only behind the national award winning American River Review from Sacramento, Calif. Spindrift is an art and literary journal created by Shoreline students out of submissions from students, staff, faculty […]

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