By Ruth Bayang Northwest Asian Weekly Contradictions and paradoxes. That’s one of the first things Dr. Shouan Pan noticed about Seattle since he moved to the Emerald City more than two months ago to head Seattle Colleges (SC) as its new chancellor. Born and raised in Mainland China, Pan replaced Chancellor Jill Wakefield, who retired […]
By Brandon Hadi Northwest Asian Weekly Take a deep breath. You’re about to embark on a journey of a lifetime — going to college. Brimming with anticipation and excitement, prolonged by a long summer, you’re ready to take on the next chapter. “Don’t forget to focus on school!” caution family and friends. You’ve made it […]
By Jason Cruz Northwest Asian Weekly Twelve families of students of Washington state charter schools have intervened in a lawsuit filed by several unions and organizations against the state of Washington. The parents are seeking to join the state in defending a charter public school law enacted this past year. “We have a significant problem […]
More than 5,000 9-1-1 calls are made every day in King County and only about half are for actual emergencies.
Seattleite Mark Mitsui will begin his new job as president of Portland Community College (PCC) on Aug. 29.
Kevin Yin began receiving inquiries from several University of Washington (UW) students in May about whether an ad offering a 5 percent discount off their tuition was legitimate.
In a surprising twist to the ongoing conflict at the Green River College, Dr. Eileen Ely has resigned as president, effective June 16.
In early May, University of Washington (UW) Student Life announced the Husky 100, a new award program that recognizes 100 students who embrace innovation, display a capacity for leadership, and understand and engage with diverse communities. One of these students is 22-year-old Amy Wang.
On June 10, students at the University of Washington (UW) Tacoma 26th Annual Commencement Ceremony gave a standing ovation following a speech by Daniel Kristiyanto, who graduated with a master’s degree in computer science and systems.