Category: Announcements

Shoreline on state’s list for new academic building

Shoreline on state’s list for new academic building

A new Allied Health, Science and Manufacturing building may be in the future for the students at Shoreline Community College. On Monday, April 21, 2014, the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges released a ranked list of recommended projects for addition to the system’s 2015-17 capital budget request. Shoreline’s proposal and nine other projects would be added to the […]

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Service set for retired counselor Marty Olsen

Service set for retired counselor Marty Olsen

A memorial service for long-time Shoreline Community College faculty counselor and Professor Emeritus Marty Olsen scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, April 26, 2014 in the PUB Main Dining Room on campus. Olsen passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 13. Olsen joined Shoreline in 1973 and retired in 2009; 36 years of service to thousands of students. At a retirement gathering, Olsen […]

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Roberts is choice for next president

Roberts is choice for next president

Dr. Cheryl Roberts is the choice to be the next president of Shoreline Community College. On a motion by Trustee Tayloe Washburn, the Board on Monday, April 21, 2014 voted unanimously to offer the position to Roberts “subject to negotiations.” Those talks are scheduled to start Tuesday, April 22 and could be wrapped up by the time the board meets […]

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Four will go on Oregon site visit

Four will go on Oregon site visit

Four representatives from Shoreline Community College will travel to Oregon as the next step in the finding a new college president. Board of Trustees Chair Shoubee Liaw will be accompanied by Board Vice-Chair Tayloe Washburn, Faculty Senate President Kira Wennstrom and Special Assistant to the President Don Schultz. The group is scheduled to travel to Chemeketa Community College Friday, April […]

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Death of couple impacts college program

Death of couple impacts college program

Shoreline Community College counselors are offering support and counseling for faculty, staff and students following the April 12, 2014 reports of two deaths in the city of Shoreline. According to media reports, Nicholas Herschberger and Laurel Hoffman were found dead in their Shoreline area home.  A King County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said the deaths appeared to be a murder-suicide. Herschberger […]

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Trustees take presidential search to Oregon

Trustees take presidential search to Oregon

The next step toward finding a new president for Shoreline Community College will be in the direction of Salem, Ore. Two members of the Shoreline Community College Board of Trustees will visit Chemeketa Community College this Friday, April 18, 2014. Board Chair Shoubee Liaw made the announcement Monday evening, April 14, following an executive session of the board. The site […]

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Marty Olsen at the 2009 retirement event.

Retired counselor Marty Olsen passes

Long-time Shoreline Community College faculty counselor and Professor Emeritus Marty Olsen passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Olsen joined Shoreline in 1973 and retired in 2009; 36 years of service to thousands of students. At a retirement gathering, Olsen said it was the opportunities to work with students who had academic challenges, special needs or difficult life circumstances […]

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Roberts has presidential interviews

Roberts has presidential interviews

Cheryl Roberts came to Shoreline Community College on Friday, April 11, 2014, the second and final visit by candidates for the position of college president. Roberts, currently President of Chemeketa Community College, a multi-campus college based in Salem, Ore., started her day with a reception that included members of the Presidential Screening Committee as well as the President’s Cabinet. From […]

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City Council tours college theater, film facilities

City Council tours college theater, film facilities

Members of the Shoreline City Council and city staff came to Shoreline Community College on Friday, April 11, 2014, as part of the council’s annual strategic planning meeting. The contingent from the city toured the college theater, soon-to-open black-box production facility and got a look at the proposed location for on-campus student housing. Shoreline digital filmmaking and acting faculty member […]

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Sen. Maria Cantwell to be Shoreline commencement speaker

Sen. Maria Cantwell to be Shoreline commencement speaker

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell will be the keynote speaker at the 50th Anniversary Commencement for Shoreline Community College. The graduation ceremonies are scheduled for 2 p.m., Sunday, June 8, in the college gymnasium. “We are honored to have Sen. Cantwell on our campus and speaking to our graduates,” Interim President Daryl Campbell said. “Sen. Cantwell’s record of service to our […]

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