College News

March 16, 2010

Students graduate from WWU

The following Washington State University students from Issaquah have earned undergraduate degrees for the fall 2009 semester:

Michael Irwin, Bachelor of Arts in general studies; Trevor Spencer, Bachelor of Arts in interdisciplinary concentration; and Corey Stephenson, Bachelor of Arts in business administration, marketing.

Students make deans’ lists

Jessica L. Klein, a freshman from Issaquah, was among the 710 students named to Gonzaga University dean’s list for fall semester 2009. Students must earn between a 3.5 and 3.69 grade point average to be listed.

Joshua Twaddle, 2009 graduate of Skyline High School, was one of more than 850 Pacific Lutheran students to be named to the fall 2009 dean’s list. To be honored requires a grade point average of at least 3.5. He is the son of Carolyn and Robert Twaddle.

Alex Severin, 2009 graduate of Issaquah High School, made the dean’s list at American University, in Washington, D.C. To qualify, a student must have completed 15 graded credits with an average grade point average of at least 3.5.

Kaylen Stix, Newcastle resident and 2009 graduate of Liberty High School, made the dean’s list for the fall quarter at the University of Oregon. To qualify, a student must achieve a GPA of 3.75 or better. Stix is a freshman majoring in mathematics.

Tasche earns education degree

Ashleigh Tasche, of Issaquah, has received a Master of Arts degree in mathematics education from Western Governors University, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

North earns CIA degree

Graham North, of Issaquah, earned his associate degree in Culinary Arts from The Culinary Institute of America on Oct. 16, 2009. Graham is a 2006 graduate of Issaquah High School.

Newson receives scholarship

Joshua Newson, of Issaquah, was one of 112 awardees from the University of Washington to receive a Mary Gates Endowment for Students scholarship. Newson received the scholarship for his research project “Equating the way we Receive Racial Outgroups.”

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Businesses participate in county’s Waste Free Holidays

November 19, 2008

With more than 150 gift ideas to choose from — including three from Issaquah businesses — King County’s Waste Free Holidays program could be the perfect solution for your holiday shopping list and budget.

Now in its 13th year, Waste Free Holidays encourages giving an “experience” gift, such as theater or concert tickets, gift certificates to a restaurant or even dance lessons. All Waste Free Holiday partners offer their items with discounts ranging from 15 percent to 50 percent. Read more

Viebrock looks to unseat Rodne from 5th District seat

September 23, 2008

By James Spung

After four years as the 5th District’s representative in Olympia, Republican Jay Rodne has had a chance to make things happen.
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