Category: Announcements

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 Automotive Center Hosts Annual Vehicle Maintenance Management Conference

Shoreline Automotive Center Hosts Annual Vehicle Maintenance Management Conference

The Shoreline Community College Professional Automotive Training Center’s Dealer Training Academy hosted the Vehicle Maintenance Management Conference (VMMC) for the fourth year in a row this week. The conference, which attracted approximately 150-300 industry participants from across the nation, ran from March 24-26. The annual conference offers a chance for industry members to learn from experts in their fields about […]

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Shoreline Scholars: 50-plus full-tuition scholarships

Shoreline Scholars: 50-plus full-tuition scholarships

While the cost of attending college may be going up, for more than 50 incoming students this fall at Shoreline Community College their tuition for the next two years could be … zero. Shoreline Community College, the Shoreline Community College Foundation and other philanthropic partners are combining efforts on a new scholarship program called Shoreline Scholars that launches today, March […]

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Math Olympiad draws hundreds to campus

Math Olympiad draws hundreds to campus

More than 700 “mathletes,” their family, friends and teachers too over the Shoreline Community College campus on Pi Day, March 14, 2015 for the Shoreline Math Olympiad math competition. Dignitaries on hand for the awards ceremony in the gymnasium included Shoreline’s President Cheryl Roberts, schools Superintendent Rebecca Miner, school board members Mike Jacobs and Richard Potter, Shoreline City Council member […]

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Shoreline, auto dealers association forge relationship

Shoreline, auto dealers association forge relationship

The network of new car dealers connected with Shoreline Community College just got bigger. “We’re excited about the opportunities that will come with the merger of Puget Sound Automobile Dealers Association and the Washington State Auto Dealers Association (WSADA),” said Shoreline President Cheryl Roberts. “The dealer associations are coming together with one voice for this critically important industry in our […]

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Audit gives college clean bill of fiscal health

Audit gives college clean bill of fiscal health

Getting a physical checkup is important and Shoreline Community College just passed an important one with flying colors. In its first-ever financial statement audit, the college received a clean bill of health from the Washington State Auditor’s Office. The audit was dated Nov. 12, 2014, and the college just recently received the official version of the report. The results were […]

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Seattle U African American alums honor President Roberts

Shoreline Community College President Cheryl Roberts was among those honored at the Seattle University African American Alumni Chapter’s Black History Month celebration. “As an African-American woman leading a highly recognized community college in our state, I was truly honored to be acknowledge for my work in higher education,” Roberts said of the Feb. 20, 2015 event held on the Seattle U […]

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President Roberts speaking up in Olympia and D.C.

President Roberts speaking up in Olympia and D.C.

President Cheryl Roberts is carrying the message of Shoreline and all community and technical colleges to state and national decision-makers over the next few days. On Thursday afternoon, Feb. 5, 2014, President Roberts testified before the state Senate Ways & Means Committee regarding Gov. Jay Inslee’s 2015-17 capital budget proposal, also known as Senate Bill 5097. Roberts was part of […]

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Full agenda at Campus Community Update

Full agenda at Campus Community Update

More than 100 staff and faculty members gathered at the Shoreline Community College PUB with another 50 watching on live streaming video to see and hear President Cheryl Roberts speak to series of college projects and issues. “Place matters,” Roberts said, adding that place includes physical and cultural attributes. “I’m often asked about what my vision is for Shoreline. It isn’t […]

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Shoubee Liaw resigns as college trustee

Shoubee Liaw resigns as college trustee

Shoubee Liaw has resigned her position on the Board of Trustees for Shoreline Community College. Liaw, who is also legislative assistant to Rep.Cindy Ryu, D-32nd Dist., cited the pressing needs of her position in Olympia in a letter read by Board Chair Tom Lux at the board’s regular meeting on Jan. 21, 2015. “It is with great regret that I […]

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