Building a cuisine & baking sensation

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Coming September 2017!

Building a cuisine & baking sensation

Watch as the Tod and Maxine McClaskey Culinary Institute transforms into a modern sensation Read more about the gift that made the remodel possible, the new curriculum that students are clamoring to sign up for and what local business people are saying. We open in September! The renovation of the original footprint is 18,315 square feet. […]

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New board members welcomed

Clark College Foundation welcomes four individuals to its board of directors. They are Petr Burunov, Tom Cook, Tonya Rulli and Brad Skinner. Petr Burunov is president of Ambassador Wealth Management, an independent financial planning firm based in Vancouver, Wash. Before launching his business in 2009, he worked as a client manager for Bank of America […]

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Partners Spring 2017

Not such a dirty job Few women choose trade jobs. Clark is changing the perception of these jobs Trades network has your back Alumni in the trades Funding the future Growth and stability in our community hinges on balanced state funding Student tackle the cost of textbooks Clark students take action in Olympia Reinventing himself […]

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Kim Clements welds a rooster tail assembly at Gunderson Marine

Trades network has your back

By Lily Raff McCaulou Want to come to campus to speak or mentor women who are training for the trades? Contact Kelsey Hukill, director of alumni relations at 360.992.2767. As a network technician, Shawn Cismar is accustomed to stress. When a computer network is down, everyone shifts into crisis mode. Some people take out their […]

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Women in the trades

Few women choose trade jobs. Clark wants to change that.   By Lily Raff McCaulou In the machine shop one day this winter, student Sunshine Hill confessed — over the squeal of grinding metal — that she was having a rough week. Hill, 34, had just weaned her youngest daughter, aged 2. She’d been up […]

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From the president

We’re your neighbors. We welcome you to our campus to take a course so you can learn a new skill or indulge in a passion, watch Clark students put on a play, borrow a book from our library shelves or—by this fall—sample our baking in our remodeled kitchen. Every day in our neighborhood, faculty and […]

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Reinventing himself

A life of crime or productivity? Guess which one Mitchell Jackson ’93 chose. By Rhonda Morin   Mitchell S. Jackson ’93 had an attitude. He had the moves. He was going to be a professional basketball player. Yet, he never made it past the first season of his inaugural year playing for Clark College in […]

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Arizona Penguins reminisce about the old days

  When a call went out to gather Clark’s Arizona Penguins, 17 of them arrived at the Biltmore’s Adobe Restaurant in Phoenix on March 8, 2017. Together they reminisced about their days at Clark and learned about the many new programs, buildings and student achievements going on in Vancouver, Wash. Of the group, there were […]

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