Nominate a Red Cross Hero

Calling all Heroes! Do you know a hero? Someone who has saved a life, made our community a safer place or gone above and beyond to help someone in need in Washington? The American Red Cross is accepting hero nominations for next year’s 2023 Heroes Breakfast on Thursday, March 23 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton in Seattle. At the American…

Saint Martin’s University Proudly Recognizes Sgt. Armando Garcia Jr. As the 14th America’s Service Heroes Scholarship Recipient

Sergeant Armando Garcia Jr., a member of the U.S. Army, was chosen by Saint Martin’s University as its 14th recipient of the America’s Service Heroes Scholarship. The award was announced on Nov. 5, 2022, at the Saint Martin’s Gala, the University’s annual major scholarship fundraising event. “Saint Martin’s University is committed to educating active-duty service…

SPSCC’s Dr. Angela J. Bowen Center for Health Education Awarded 2022 NWCCC Distinguished Project Award

On Nov. 15, 2022, the South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC) Dr. Angela J. Bowen Center for Health Education was announced as the winner of the Northwest Construction Consumer Council (NWCCC)’s 2022 Distinguished Project Award for Public Projects Under $10MM. The NWCCC Distinguished Project Award program recognizes excellence in the engineering, design, and construction of…

Public Works Board Approves Over $118 million in Pre-construction and Construction Loans

The Washington State Public Works Board (PWB) approved over $118 million in funding for local community infrastructure projects at its Friday, Nov. 4 meeting. Loans from the PWB’s traditional pre-construction and construction programs will fund vital public infrastructure across six different systems: streets and roads, bridges, domestic water, stormwater, sanitary sewers, and solid waste and recycling. Pre-Construction…

Dr. James Chen of SPSCC Awarded 2022 ACCT Pacific Regional Faculty Award

South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC) congratulates chemistry professor Dr. James (Jim) Chen who was awarded the 2022 ACCT Pacific Regional Faculty Award on August 12, 2022. The Association of Community College Trustees’ (ACCT) regional awards program annually recognizes one trustee, equity program, chief executive officer, faculty member, and professional board staff member in each…