Saint Martin’s Professor Stephen X. Mead chosen for seminar on teaching Greek literature

LACEY Wash. – Stephen X. Mead, Ph.D., Saint Martin’s University professor of English, is one of a select group of faculty participants chosen by the Council of Independent Colleges and Harvard University’s Center for Hellenic Studies to participate in its upcoming Ancient Greece in the Modern Classroom seminar, “The Histories of Herodotus.” The seminar will be July 25-31 at the…

Tenino’s Sandstone Distillery awarded a Double Gold Medal at the 2016 Seattle International Spirits Awards

Tenino’s Sandstone Distillery was awarded a Double Gold Medal last week at the 2016 Seattle International Spirits Awards for their Stone Carver White Whiskey. This on the heels of a Silver Medal from the American Craft Spirits Association in Chicago in March. The Seattle event included national and international brands like Grey Goose, Seagram’s, Kettle One and Hendrick’s. 15 of…

Local FASTSIGNS® Announces Customer Financing Program for Sign and Visual Graphic Projects

(LACEY, Wash.) June 13, 2016—FASTSIGNS® of Olympia – Lacey has introduced FASTSIGNS® Credit, a financing program that provides from $1,000 to $150,000 or more to help qualified buyers finance their sign and visual graphic projects over time. “We’re now able to offer FASTSIGNS Credit as a financing solution that provides businesses with money to purchase…

NOVA SCHOOL FORMS PERMANENT ENDOWMENT

Your NOVA School is proud to announce the formation of its new permanent Endowment and funding of the school’s first Named Endowed Fund. NOVA School joins a very small percentage of like-sized schools nationally with a permanent endowment program. Commonly associated with colleges and well-established preparatory schools, and viewed as an indicator of financial health…

Olympia High School Students Earn the SLAVE FREE ZONE Seal, Marking the First School in the Nation to Join the #SlaveFreeZone Campaign

As seen on CNN’s World Business News, local child-trafficking survivor Rani Hong along with local, ethically driven manufacturer, dti™ aims to help students, businesses, and consumers fight modern-day slavery.     (Olympia, WA, June 10th, 2016) –Diamond Technology Innovations, a leading global manufacturer of waterjet orifices for the waterjet cutting industry, along with The Tronie…