Edmonds CC Bee Club to show ‘Flight of the Butterflies’ Feb. 21

Curious about the longest known insect migration on Earth? The Edmonds Community College Bee Club and Green Team is hosting a screening of Flight of the Butterflies on Thursday, Feb. 21 at the Black Box Theatre. The documentary follows a butterfly monarch leading her family on a perilous, 2,000 kilometer journey from Mexico to Canada….

Unexpected Productions presents Improvised Pain Games at Edmonds CC Feb. 23

Unexpected Productions North will host an “Olympic-style” competition where improvisation meets extreme sports at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 in the Black Box Theater at Edmonds Community College. Concessions and beverages will be available (cash only) at the show. The Black Box Theater is located on the EdCC campus a 20310 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Tickets…

Lynnwood police looking for missing Edmonds CC student

Lynnwood police are looking for an Edmonds Community College International student missing since Feb. 13. Juheon Kim was last seen Wednesday, Feb. 13 at his residence in Lynnwood.  He is described as an 18-year-old Asian male, 5-foot-4, approximately 120 pounds. His current clothing description is unknown. If you have any information about his whereabouts, contact…

Edmonds CC awarded Snohomish Co. Human Rights Diversity Visionary award

Edmonds Community College has been recognized for its strides in diversity, equity and inclusion by the Snohomish County Commission on Human Rights with the commission’s 2019 Human Rights Diversity Visionary award. “It is an honor to receive the award and be recognized by the Snohomish Commission on Human Rights as an organization that is committed…

Late start for Edmonds CC Feb. 13

Due to icy road conditions, Edmonds Community College will start at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13. All classes and activities with a start time before 10 a.m. are canceled. The college said it will assess the weather conditions again in the early morning and notify students and employees of any changes in campus operations by 6:30 a.m.  

Edmonds Community College announces Monday closure

Edmonds Community College said that “due to continued inclement weather and unsafe driving conditions,” it would be closed Monday, Feb. 11. All classes (including evening and online classes) and activities are canceled.

Firefighters’ charity basketball game Jan. 19 to benefit burn foundation

Firefighters from South County Fire & Rescue and the Everett Fire Department will play a Firefighters Charity Basketball game Saturday, Jan. 19, at 4:30 p.m., with ticket proceeds benefiting the Washington State Council of Firefighters Burn Foundation. The game will be at the Walt Price Fitness Center at Everett Community College and will be played between…

Reminder: Edmonds CC’s MLK Jr. celebration Jan. 15 to feature Dr. Michael Benitez Jr.

Edmonds Community College will host a free Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Tuesday, Jan. 15. The community is invited to celebrates the life and teachings of Dr. King with an inspirational message from keynote speaker Dr. Michael Benitez Jr. Benitez is a nationally-acclaimed activist-scholar, practitioner, and educator. He has extensive experience in diversity issues…

Edmonds CC baking students get in holiday spirit for a good cause

Nothing says “Happy Holidays” more than a bustling kitchen filled with baking students busy making cookies for a good cause. This week Edmonds Community College Baking and Pastry Arts students made 480 cookies, or 40 dozen, to donate to CookieFest 2018, a festive pop-up cookie sale to benefit the nonprofit Seattle Milk Fund. “This is…

Edmonds CC to host 5 Star Diversity Career Fair Nov. 3

Local community and technical colleges are hiring for a variety of jobs from faculty to staff positions. If you’re interested in applying, attend Edmonds Community College’s 5 Star Diversity Career Fair Saturday, Nov. 3 or tips on successfully filling out written applications, resume reviews, interviewing and more. The fair will be held from 8 a.m.-12…

Reminder: Haunted STEM lab comes to Edmonds CC Oct. 26

Edmonds Community College invites the community to visit the haunted STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) lab from noon-6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, in Monroe Hall, 6606 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. Witness STEM demonstrations by Edmonds CC engineering students and participate in hands-on activities. The event is free and open to the public. All ages…

Edmonds CC to recognize WWI veterans, 100-year anniversary of the war’s end Nov. 7

Edmonds Community College will host its sixth annual Veterans Day Celebration from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, on campus in the Black Box Theatre. Edmonds CC welcomes students and employees, as well as veterans from our surrounding communities who served during times of war and peace, to the celebration. The public is also invited…

Edmonds CC trains grads to work in aerospace in 12 weeks

The aerospace industry is thriving in Snohomish County, with more than 200 aerospace manufacturers and suppliers who employ about 80,000 workers. However, the industry will soon face a shortage of skilled workers due to its aging workforce. To help fill this critical need, Edmonds Community College offers short-term job training programs at the Paine Field-based…

Gallery: EdCC celebrates groundbreaking of new SET building

Edmonds Community College celebrated the groundbreaking of its new SET building, which will house science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) courses, as well as Allied Health nursing labs and a few general use classrooms. The 70,000-square-foot building will stand on what campus officials consider the main “spine” of the college, just north of Mountlake Terrace…

Reminder: Groundbreaking ceremony for new EdCC SET building set for Wednesday

Edmonds Community College will break ground Sept. 12 for a new 70,000-square-foot building aimed at meeting the region’s increasing demand for employees who are trained in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). “Edmonds CC plays a vital role in educating and training students for an increasing number of in-demand, high-wage STEM jobs,” said Dr. Amit…

WGU Washington appoints Edmonds CC president emeritus, local Navy veteran to board

WGU Washington, the online nonprofit university, has appointed Dr. Jean Hernandez, president emeritus of Edmonds Community College, and local veterans’ advocate Mike Schinder to its advisory board. According to a WGU Washington announcement, the advisory board helps guide the growth and development of the state’s only legislatively-endorsed, online university. Hernandez has been a leader in…

Reminder: Edmonds CC to break ground Sept. 12 for new SET building

Edmonds Community College will break ground Sept. 12 for a new 70,000-square-foot building aimed at meeting the region’s increasing demand for employees who are trained in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). “Edmonds CC plays a vital role in educating and training students for an increasing number of in-demand, high-wage STEM jobs,” said Dr. Amit…

EdCC wins $550,000 grant to help prevent sexual violence

Edmonds Community College (EdCC) received a $550,000, three-year grant from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to help address sexual assault, domestic violence and stalking both on campus and within the greater community. This is the second time EdCC has won such a grant, though the new grant is not a continuation of the last…

Costa Rican student wins competitive scholarship to study engineering at Edmonds CC

Six Costa Rican high school students won competitive scholarships to study Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) in the U.S. One will be heading to Edmonds Community College this spring to study engineering. “I would like to study at Edmonds CC because of the prestige the college has earned, as well as the excellent academic…

Edmonds CC to break ground Sept. 12 for new STEM building

Edmonds Community College will break ground Sept. 12 for a new 70,000-square-foot building aimed at meeting the region’s increasing demand for employees who are trained in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). “Edmonds CC plays a vital role in educating and training students for an increasing number of in-demand, high-wage STEM jobs,” said Dr. Amit…

EdCC enrollment help, information available at Lynnwood Library Monday, Aug. 27

Think you might want to enroll in classes at Edmonds Community College? Visit the EdCC resource table in the Lynnwood Library lobby on Monday, Aug. 27 for information about programs of study, admissions, placement tests, financial aid, new student advising and online registration. The table will be set up from 3-5 p.m. on Monday, Aug….

Edmonds CC’s new student trustee advocates for inclusive academic policy

Returning to the classroom after nearly three decades out of school might deter some, but for one Edmonds Community College student the challenge has motivated her to make change — from the top. “Why not go all the way and aim for the top,” said Angela Durham, Edmonds CC’s newly appointed student trustee to the…

Lifelong learning program keeps retirees young, celebrates 25th anniversary

One Edmonds Community College instructor says lifelong learning might be the secret to staying young. “I feel like I’m only 68,” said 90-year-old Donn Charnley, who has taught geology classes at Edmonds CC’s Creative Retirement Institute (CRI) for 15 years. The institute is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and is a member-driven program that…