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WPEA announces scholarship winners
The WPEA Scholarship Committee met on August 7 to decide this year's scholarship winners. Out of 40 applications, the committee awarded 12 scholarships. The committee is pleased to announce the following scholarship winners:
- Pavy Thao, $3,000
- Tim Melcher, $1,500
- Pauline Carlton, $1,500
- Lindsey Decker, $500
- Gabrielle Esparza, $500
- Antonio Brito, $500
- Chelcie Bailey, $500
- Peyton Mizell, $500
- Kara Patajo, $500
- Sean Smith, $500
- Carlo Alba, $500
- Pamela Parker, $500
KING 5 investigates management raises
JULY 10--Today, Reporter Chris Ingalls met with WPEA President Kent Stanford about management pay raises at DNR. Go to KING5.com for more.
"It is very, very disappointing to see one individual get a double digit raise in a couple of years and the hard working men and women that put their lives on the line get a single digit raise that everyone else in the state got," Stanford said.
Congratulations to Olympic College!
Olympic College was one of the ten finalists for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Learn more about the Aspen Prize.