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UW Bothell Students to Reveal Award-Winning Internet of Things Projects to Microsoft and the Community

Two University of Washington Bothell teams won grants to develop Internet of Things (IoT) applications that could have local and global impact. The teams will present their projects to Microsoft and the community on Thursday April 14, from 4-6 p.m in Discovery Hall Room 464.  The two interdisciplinary student teams received up to $25,000 each… Continue Reading

Former Seattle Seahawk Mack Strong to emcee Bellevue College Foundation Luncheon

Sports analyst and former Seattle Seahawk Mack Strong is set to emcee the Bellevue College Foundation’s 17th Annual “Become Exceptional” Luncheon April 27 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. This is the second year Strong will emcee the Foundation’s marquee fundraising event.   Strong, a sports analyst with Root Sports Northwest, is the NFL’s Pacific West… Continue Reading

Sherman Alexie to speak at University of Washington Bothell’s 25th Commencement

Noted author, poet and screenwriter Sherman Alexie will deliver the commencement address to the 2016 graduating class of the University of Washington Bothell.  The 25th Commencement Ceremony is expected to be the university’s largest to date with about 1,300 of the 1,800 spring grads participating. The ceremony will take place at 1:45 p.m. on June… Continue Reading

WSU offers free personal branding webinars by Rebecca Cooney for job-seekers

People under 25 sometimes delete social media posts to prepare for employer scrutiny. Older job-seekers may worry less about deletion and more about addition, such as of posts that show professional accomplishments and capabilities. Rebecca Cooney, a Washington State University professor of strategic communication, will help both categories of job-seekers in two upcoming webinars, #BrandYou… Continue Reading

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Silva receives University of Washington Bothell’s 2016 Distinguished Teaching Award

Janelle Silva, Ph.D., is the recipient of the University of Washington Bothell’s 2016 Distinguished Teaching Award. Silva is an assistant professor of community psychology in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences.  The selection committee was impressed with the number of former students who nominated Silva for the award.  “The common theme was the inspiration… Continue Reading

YouTube Marketing Made Easy with Stacia Kennedy March 31st

By Stacia Kennedy Are you looking to get your product or service in front of more people? Have you considered using Video to reach a larger audience? Did you know that 93% of consumers start their search online? And wouldn’t it be great if YOUR video was the first thing Google displayed in search results?… Continue Reading

WGU Washington to Award Record Number of Degrees during Fifth Annual Commencement Ceremony

Executive Director of the Washington Student Achievement Council, Dr. Gene Sharratt, will address the online university’s graduating class WGU Washington will award nearly 1,900 bachelor’s and master’s degrees to students from across the state at its fifth annual commencement ceremony Saturday, April 16. The class of 2016 is online university’s largest since it was founded… Continue Reading

University of Washington Bothell and T-Mobile Take on Tough Issues at April 8 Diversity Conference

The University of Washington Bothell is hosting its second annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference on April 8 in partnership with T-Mobile.  Director of Diversity Terryl Ross says the workshop topics planned for this conference are relevant to the critical diversity and inclusion work going on now throughout the Puget Sound region in education, industry and… Continue Reading

Governor Inslee Signs Proclamation Announcing WGU Washington Week

Gov. Jay Inslee recently recognized the fifth anniversary of WGU Washington by proclaiming April 16 – April 23, 2016 WGU Washington Week in honor of the university’s role in providing a high-quality and career-focused educational option to Washington residents. The signing was witnessed by WGU Washington founding Chancellor Jean Floten, WGU Director of Government Relations Chris… Continue Reading

Alonda Williams Hired as New Director of Marketing at Bellevue College

Williams brings depth and breadth of experience to essential college program Bellevue College (BC) has named Alonda Williams as the new director of marketing, community relations and enrollment management marketing. In this role, she will provide leadership and supervision for all marketing and communications outreach, enrollment and retention marketing and the college’s ongoing 50th anniversary… Continue Reading