Category: Community Engagement

Governor’s Clean Technology Sector Lead Speaks at Biofuels “Train the Trainer” Academy on Shoreline’s Campus

Governor’s Clean Technology Sector Lead Speaks at Biofuels “Train the Trainer” Academy on Shoreline’s Campus

Brian Young, Governor Inslee’s Clean Technology Sector Lead, spoke at Shoreline Community College on Tues., August 18 to a roomful of educators attending the National Science Foundation’s Train the Trainer Renewable Energy Biofuels Academy. The academy is being hosted on Shoreline’s campus Aug. 17-21. Young, who is a veteran of Imperium Renewables, the largest independent biodiesel producer in the U.S., […]

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Shoreline’s “Project Biotech” Camp Inspires the Next Generation of Biotechnology Thinkers

Shoreline’s “Project Biotech” Camp Inspires the Next Generation of Biotechnology Thinkers

For the second year in a row, Shoreline’s Biotechnology Lab Program recently hosted Project Biotech, a summer camp for high school students. Over two dozen area high schoolers from 18 different schools attended this year’s program, which offered two separate five-day camps. The first camp, held on Shoreline’s campus June 22-26, was themed “Introduction to Biotech.” It taught students the […]

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Vintage VW show draws thousands to campus

Vintage VW show draws thousands to campus

  The Cascade Kombis Vintage VW Club returned to Shoreline Community College on July 18, 2015 with their 34th Annual NW Vintage VW Car Show and Swap Meet. The judged show that features vintage Volkswagens with air-cooled engines and the club runs a raffle with proceeds benefitting the automotive and manufacturing programs at Shoreline. Weather for the 2015 was clear […]

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Graduates get warm reception at 2015 Commencement

Graduates get warm reception at 2015 Commencement

A gymnasium full of Shoreline Community College students became Shoreline Community College graduates at the 51st Commencement ceremonies on Sunday, June 7, 2015. With the bleachers and overflow rooms packed, the event was presided over by President Cheryl Roberts, Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs Bob Francis and Board of Trustees Chair Tom Lux. Joining them on stage were […]

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Student Bio Expo draws hundreds of high school students to campus

Student Bio Expo draws hundreds of high school students to campus

Students from 24 high schools across the Puget Sound region converged on Shoreline Community College May 27, 2015, for the 15th Student Bio Expo, hosted by the Northwest Association for Biomedical Research (NWABR). The judged event drew more than 300 students competing in categories from art and dance to molecular modeling and lab research. Shoreline President Cheryl Roberts welcomed the […]

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Get Footloose and Dance the Night Away at Shoreline’s First-Ever Queer Prom, Fri., May 22

Get Footloose and Dance the Night Away at Shoreline’s First-Ever Queer Prom, Fri., May 22

This Fri., May 22, Shoreline Community College will host its first-ever Queer Prom. The event is the brainchild of Project Pride President, student Katie Gelgisser, and welcomes all LGBTQIA-identified people from the campus community and beyond, as well as LGBTQIA allies. The prom takes place from 7-10 p.m. in the PUB Main Dining Room, and is an all-ages event that’s […]

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Shoreline STEM Festival is down to a science

Shoreline STEM Festival is down to a science

  Hundreds of young scientists, parents, friends, educators and others converged on the Shoreline Community College campus Saturday, May 9, for the third annual Shoreline STEM Festival. “It was just so inspiring, so much energy,” Shoreline President Cheryl Roberts said after her remarks at the awards ceremony. Roberts also thanked Shoreline resident Ray Koelling, who initiated the festival three year […]

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Short Film With SCC Ties, “Big Boy,” Puts Shoreline on the Map at Tribeca International Film Festival

Short Film With SCC Ties, “Big Boy,” Puts Shoreline on the Map at Tribeca International Film Festival

A short film with ties to Shoreline made its world debut at the Tribeca International Film Festival this past weekend. The cast and crew of the comedy short “Big Boy,” directed by Seattle area director Bryan Campbell, included Shoreline film and video instructor Tony Doupé and three Shoreline students. Doupé acted in the film, while the students worked in the […]

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Shoreline Soccer Unifies for Historic Tournament With Special Olympics this Weekend

Shoreline Soccer Unifies for Historic Tournament With Special Olympics this Weekend

  This Saturday, April 18, Shoreline Community College will join 15 other colleges and universities from Washington and Oregon to compete in the first ever collegiate-level Unified Sports soccer tournament through Special Olympics Washington. Unified Sports is a program initiated through Special Olympics promoting social inclusion through shared sports training and competition experiences. By joining people with and without intellectual […]

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Plastic Bag Whale Comes to Shoreline for Earth Week – Makes a Big Splash

Plastic Bag Whale Comes to Shoreline for Earth Week – Makes a Big Splash

On Fri., April 10 a 32-foot gray whale constructed of 9,000 plastic bags and other plastic  waste arrived on the Shoreline campus where it will be housed in the PUB lobby until April 30 as part of the campus-wide Earth Week celebration. The project is the brainchild of local artist and Solid Waste educator Carrie Ziegler, who designed the art piece […]

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