Saint Martin’s University Student Michelle Gross Awarded Prestigious Gilman Scholarship

Michelle Gross, a senior majoring in criminal justice at Saint Martin’s University, was recently awarded a prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for a study-abroad project in the U.K. Gross will take criminal justice courses at London South Bank University in London, U.K., and will also attend cultural enrichment courses through Cultural Experience Abroad University…

Saint Martin’s Engineering Team Wins First Place in National Big Beam Contest

A team of Saint Martin’s students won first place in the national 2017 Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Big Beam Contest. PCI’s 2017 Big Beam Contest included entries from colleges and universities across the U.S. and Canada. As part of the competition, the Saint Martin’s students fabricated and submitted a prestressed concrete beam. Their beam, named…

GET “INSPIRED” ABOUT YOUR BUSINESS

The Thurston Economic Development Council Center for Business & Innovation is bringing a new, exciting event to Thurston County! INSPIRE: Women’s Business Conference, hosted by the Washington Center for Women in Business (WCWB), is an educational business conference geared toward forward-looking women who are small business owners and leaders in our community. This event is…

Veteran Business Workshop

Veteran Business Workshop scheduled for Wednesday, September 20, 6 pm at Lacey Veterans Services HUB The Thurston Economic Development Council and Lacey Veterans Services Hub have partnered to host a free Veteran Business Workshop on Wednesday, September 20, 6:00pm-8:00pm. The workshop is designed to provide information and insight on how to start and operate a…