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14 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle

More than 600 Seattle U students' personal information exposed

Personal information of more than 600 Seattle University students were exposed, made viewable online by thousands.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Social Security, Seattle, WA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Idaho students to get copies of Sherman Alexie novel banned from curriculum

Hundreds of Meridian, Idaho, high school students signed a protest petition when their local school board banned Sherman Alexie's young adult novel "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian' from their 10th-grade curriculum.


Related Topix: Meridian, ID, Education Etc., University of Washington, Libraries

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Capitol Hill Blog

CHS Pics | Seattle U rallies for fossil fuel divestment

Seattle University students and supporters rallied at the campus quad Monday night to bring attention to a recent decision by school administrators not to join a push for schools across the country to divest in fossil fuel companies.


San Juan Islander

Marine Education - Hands-on and Feet Wet

It was just over a year ago that President Obama proclaimed Washington State's San Juan Islands "a refuge of scientific and historic treasures and a classroom for generations of Americans."


Related Topix: Friday Harbor, WA, University of Washington, Education Etc.

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Stranger

Seattle University Rejects Divestment From Fossil Fuels

Slog tipper and former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn says a group of students at Seattle University are rallying against their college's refusal to divest from fossil fuels today, and you should pay attention.


Related Topix: Harvard University

Mother Jones

Exclusive Video: Kithkin's Soundtrack for the...

Civilization as we know it is going to collapse - someday at least. Judging by what climate scientists are saying - or what some are gleaning from the buffalo running around Yellowstone - it could be a lot sooner than we'd like.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

Seattle Times

Being Ethiopian in Seattle

In 1980, the federal government started placing Ethiopian refugees in Seattle, one of a few cities chosen to receive what would eventually be thousands of people - at least 10,000 now just in the Seattle area.


Related Topix: Michigan State University, University of Washington


Police: Man caught pleasuring self in street attacks officer

A man caught pleasuring himself in the middle of a Central District intersection early last Friday was arrested for assault after kicking an officer in the head, according to the Seattle Police Department.


Tue Apr 08, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Father Murray: A Priest, Not a Rock Star

If you watch the video online, you may notice that Murray blinks a sparse four times or so during the entire clip.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Elma, WA, Wedding

Sun Apr 06, 2014

The News Tribune

Law school would create opportunity for South Sound

Congratulations, Tacoma. With the vision of a few, it looks like a law school might be on the horizon for the city.


Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, University of Puget Sound, University of Washington Tacoma, University of Washington

Bellingham Herald

WWU's varsity eight wins at Husky Open

The Western Washington University women's varsity eight prevailed over entries from the University of Washington and Seattle University on Saturday morning at the Husky Open held on the Montlake Cut.


Related Topix: Western Washington University, University of Washington

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Daily Courier

Kingman Academy prospect quiets Bagdad baseball

The senior left-hander, who in February of this year originally committed to Yavapai for 2014-15 but instead has officially committed to Seattle University according to his Twitter account, tossed a three-hitter against Bagdad.


Fri Apr 04, 2014

Renton Reporter

Georgia delegation visits Renton's New Horizon School

Renton's New Horizon School hosted an international delegation from Georgia's Ministry of Education and Science on March 28. The five delegates, accompanied by two State Department interpreters, were in the country to get a firsthand look at special education programs in the United States.


Related Topix: Renton, WA, University of Washington, us Travel, Travel

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Northwest Asian Weekly

Seattle symposium focuses on increasing the minimum wage

Yen Lam, left, owner of Lam's Seafood Market, and Taylor Hoang, owner of Pho Cyclo CafA©, attended the symposium to learn more about the effect of $15/hour on small businesses.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance

Real Change

a oeSo, how will this debate around a $15-per-hour minimum wage affect Real Change vendors?a

During the lunch break at the March 27 symposium on income inequality, co-sponsored by the City of Seattle and Seattle University, a woman asked me, "So, how will this debate around a $15-per-hour minimum wage affect Real Change vendors?" The sad truth, I relayed to her, is that it won't.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

Washington Policy Center

Join us at UW this evening or watch live online

Tonight Washington Policy Center, along with its Young Professionals group and WPC Young Professionals @UW club, will host the first of two statewide debates in Kane Hall at the University of Washington on the Minimum Wage.


Related Topix: University of Washington

Seattle Times

Thorp named to King County Superior Court bench

Gov. Jay Inslee announced Wednesday he is appointing Tanya Thorp, a 12-year veteran of the state Attorney General's Office, to the King County Superior Court to replace Judge Joan DuBuque, who is retiring after serving more than 30 years on the bench.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, University of Washington

The Sampson Independent

City hires new finance director

Chris Berendt/Sampson IndependentHarry Staven has been hired as the City of Clinton's new finance director, the city announced Tuesday.


Related Topix: Clinton, NC, Central Washington University

Tue Apr 01, 2014

University Business

North Seattle College names new president

Warren Brown, an administrator with 17 years of experience in the state's community college system, has been named the next president of North Seattle College.


Related Topix: Central College

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Seattle Times

New movement shaking up how we think about wages, wealth

The Great Recession shook up some long-held ideas about the economy, but it didn't entirely dislodge all of them.


Related Topix: University of Washington, UC Berkeley