Clover Park Technical College Esthetic Sciences instructor Jennifer Whipple is joined by her colleagues and college administrators in recognition of her selection as the 2017 NISOD Excellence Award recipient.

Whipple Selected for NISOD Recognition

February 24, 2017

Clover Park Technical College Esthetic Sciences instructor Jennifer Whipple's has been selected as the college's 2017 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award recipient.

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Clover Park Technical College Vice President of Strategic Development Tawny Dotson, CPTC Associated Student Government President Annie Mafi and ASG Legislative Officer Michael Clarke visit Congressman Derek Kilmer while in Washington, D.C., for the Association of Community College Trustees National Legislative Summit.

Trip to DC Inspires CPTC Student Leaders

February 22, 2017

Last week, Clover Park Technical College Associated Student Government President Annie Mafi and Legislative Officer Michael Clarke had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C. to attend the Association of Community College Trustees National Legislative Summit. The two students traveled with CPTC President Dr. Joyce Loveday, Vice President of Strategic Development Tawny Dotson and CPTC trustee Wayne Withrow and his wife.

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Caleb Davenport left and three HVAC projects he's worked on

Dream Job Comes Early for CPTC Student

February 17, 2017

Not many people find their passion and dream job before officially graduating high school. But for Clover Park Technical College Running Start student – and soon-to-be alum – Caleb Davenport, that’s exactly what happened.

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Winter Fest sign and tables

Winter Fest Offers Students Free Food and Fun

February 10, 2017

Robots, canned food sculptures, games and more filled the Building 23 Atrium and Ballroom Thursday, Feb. 9, as part of the 2017 Clover Park Technical College Winter Fest.

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CPTC student Schuyller Nagorski with his two young daughters when he was in the military (left) and Nagorski in the CPTC auto shop (right)

From Military Medic to Automotive Mechanic

February 3, 2017

The past two years have provided quite the occupational and lifestyle shift for Schuyller Nagorski, who will finish the Clover Park Technical College Automotive Technician program at the conclusion of winter quarter.

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Featured image of CPTC President and honoree.

CPTC Alum Honored at Transforming Lives Dinner

January 26, 2017

Clover Park Technical College graduate Kevin Carbonell attended the 2017 Washington State Association of College Trustees (ACT) Transforming Lives Awards Monday evening as CPTC’s honoree for recognition.

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News

Block Schedule Options Expanded for Winter Quarter

November 10, 2016
Clover Park Technical College is always looking for ways to better serve its student population, and one of those ways will be implemented for the upcoming winter quarter when math and English block courses are added to the schedule.
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Preparing for Winter – Campus Alerts

October 14, 2016
With stormy weather currently taking place and the time of year when snow and ice can appear not far off, it's a good time to review Clover Park Technical College's closure alert resources, as well as some winter driving tips. Here are some helpful tools to help you prepare for the winter weather and how to stay up-to-date on alerts from CPTC.
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CPTC Set to Host Fall Open House

October 4, 2016
Clover Park Technical College will host its Fall Evening Open House Wednesday, Oct. 12, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Lakewood campus. The event is open to the public and anyone wishing to get a closer look at any of the 43 programs CPTC offers.
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2016 Summer Break Hours and Closures

September 2, 2016
During Summer Break, several offices on campuses will be either closed or running on limited hours. Below is a list of campus hours and closures for the break, Sept. 3-25. The college is closed on Labor Day, Sept. 5. The first day of Fall Quarter is Sept. 23.
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Education & Training Fair Set for Aug. 18 at Puyallup Library

August 9, 2016
Puyallup Public Library will host the East Pierce County Education & Training Fair Thursday, Aug. 18.
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CPTC to Host Evening Open House

July 12, 2016
Clover Park Technical College will host its summer Evening Open House Wednesday, July 13, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Lakewood campus. The event is open to the public and anyone wishing to get a closer look at any of the 43 programs CPTC offers.
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CPTC to Celebrate 20th Commencement Ceremony

June 16, 2016
Clover Park Technical College will celebrate more than 400 graduating students from its two campuses and 43 programs during its 20th Annual Commencement Ceremony at the Tacoma Dome Saturday, June 18, 2016, at 2:30 p.m.
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VRC Celebrates Move with Open House

March 31, 2016
The college community is invited to attend the Veterans Resource Center's Open House April 13 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
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Health Advisory: Zika Virus News

March 9, 2016
The Washington State Department of Health recently released information about the Zika virus.
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Start the Bachelor of Applied Science Program Spring Quarter

March 4, 2016
Clover Park Technical College’s Bachelor of Applied Science Program is currently admitting students for Spring Quarter start April 4.
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