Category: Community Engagement

Project Biotech camp has formula for success

Project Biotech camp has formula for success

Two dozen budding scientists just spent a week on the Shoreline Community College campus at the first ever Project Biotech. “It was a huge success,” said Adrienne Houck, Amgen Biotech Experience outreach manager at the college. The camp, July 7-11, drew students ranging from graduating eight-graders to graduating high school seniors from schools around the Puget Sound region. “The students […]

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Young scientists come to campus for STEM fair

Young scientists come to campus for STEM fair

The second Shoreline Science, Technology and STEM Career Exposition got off to a great start on Saturday, May 31, 2014. Hundreds of young scientists brought their experiments, results and to Shoreline Community College for the event that is the brainchild of Shoreline resident Ray Koelling and supported by Shoreline Community College and the Shoreline School District. The free event is […]

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‘Great Discussions’ off to a great start

‘Great Discussions’ off to a great start

Participants in Great Discussions 2014, a program of the Global Affairs Center at Shoreline Community College, discussed the issue of America’s energy independence at a May 1, 2014 event at the college. The program is an eight-week series of discussions on issues of worldwide importance. The program is based on the very successful Great Decisions program sponsored by the Foreign […]

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Shoreline on the silver screens at film festivals

Shoreline on the silver screens at film festivals

Shoreline Community College is well-represented on silver screens across the region at the huge  Seattle International Film Festival and the adjacent and quirky Seattle True Independent Film “I am extremely pleased to announce that between the two festivals, Shoreline film students, recent alumni and faculty worked on at least 19 movies!” said Kris Boustedt, faculty member in Shoreline’s digital filmmaking […]

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Inslee comes to campus to announce climate initiative

Inslee comes to campus to announce climate initiative

Gov. Jay Inslee came to Shoreline Community College to sign an executive order intended to reduce carbon pollution in Washington and push for clean energy technologies. At an April 29, 2014 press conference in the Professional Automotive Training Center, Inslee signed an executive order to establish the Carbon Emissions Reduction Taskforce composed of 21 leaders from business, labor, health and […]

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Shoreline hosts Chemistry Olympiad

Shoreline hosts Chemistry Olympiad

Shoreline Community College played host to another Olympiad on Friday, April 25, 2014; this time it was Chemistry. The Puget Sound section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) had 10 high school students from western Washington participate in a three-part competition held on campus. “These students are the finalists for a national competition,” Clarita Bhat, Shoreline faculty member and chair […]

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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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New ‘black box’ space supports students and industry

New ‘black box’ space supports students and industry

While other colleges are closing film and theater programs, Shoreline Community College is expanding its commitment to students, the arts and the community. Later this spring, a new and versatile “black box” media production studio will open for college and community-based projects. The college is combining several under-used areas into a flexible space for video production and live performance. When […]

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Math Olympiad comes to campus

Math Olympiad comes to campus

  Hundreds of students, parents, friends and teachers converged on the Shoreline Community College campus Saturday, March 8, for the 2014 Shoreline Math Olympiad. The annual math competition is for fourth- through eighth-graders attending public and private schools in Shoreline and Lake Forest Park. During the school year, students form teams and work with teachers and volunteer math coaches to […]

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