OLYMPIA-LACEY-TUMWATER VISITOR & CONVENTION BUREAU ANNOUNCES SARAH MOORE AS MARKETING COORDINATOR

The Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau (OLTVCB) announces Sarah Moore as its new marketing coordinator.  Moore manages the OLTVCB’s social media platforms, supports marketing strategies through design and implementation, and assists customers in finding meeting space to develop meaningful experiences and promote travel to Thurston County. A recent graduate, Moore brings a thirst for the…

Skokomish Tribe Makes Strides in Adult High School Completion and College Entrance

The Skokomish Indian Tribe has recently made significant strides in the completion of basic education for adult tribal members—earning a high school diploma as an adult. Thanks to the hard work of SPSCC Director of Tribal Programming Dr. Shanon Millman and Skokomish Education Director Antonio Sandifer, the Skokomish Indian Tribe has seen seven graduates from…

Saint Martin’s University Recognized as a Military-Friendly College

Saint Martin’s University, has been featured on BestColleges.com‘s list of the Top Military-Friendly Colleges in America! The transition from military to college can be difficult for veterans, with a post-secondary completion rate of about 52% (ranging from vocational training to advanced graduate degrees). Colleges featured on the Top Military-Friendly list go above and beyond in their approach to veterans and…

Hometown Hero Program Seeks to Grow Student Athletes’ Sense of Community

Just months after its best season in school history, Clipper Men’s Basketball launches a new program to root student-athletes in the Thurston County community. Partnering with businesses and members of the community, Clipper Athletics anticipates that the Hometown Hero Program will help student athletes from outside the Thurston area make local relationships that encourage athletic…

Saint Martin’s Circle K Reaps Multiple Honors at International Convention

The Saint Martin’s University chapter of Circle K International has returned home with a bounty of individual and club awards, including the Humanitarian Award, from this year’s international convention in Toronto. Circle K International is a collegiate service organization associated with Kiwanis International, the well-known service group. Saint Martin’s Circle K club has about two…