Innovation in Education

By Natasha Ashenhurst. Note: This story was originally published in the February 2017 VOICE Magazine, published by the Thurston County Chamber. In Lacey, students are making ukuleles—from scratch. If the class stopped there, students may learn how to use woodworking tools and experience the satisfaction that comes from creating something beautiful, but crafting the instrument…

Mason County Job Fair

Join WorkSource for a regional job fair showcasing a variety of employment opportunities. Employers will be accepting resumes and applications the day of the event. For questions or additional event information, please contact Pam Volz, pvolz@esd.wa.gov or (360) 427-7026. What: Job Fair When: October 20, 10 am – 2 pm (Exclusive early entrance will be…

Former Olympia Mayor, Doug Mah, to lead Thurston County Chamber’s Public Policy division

Olympia, Washington – Recognizing the increasing complexity of public policy and the impacts of policy decisions on Thurston County, the Thurston County Chamber is devoting resources to launch a new public policy division. Doug Mah of Doug Mah & Associates will be retained to lead this division beginning Oct. 1, 2016. “We believe that coordinated…