Students in the Bachelor of Applied Science in Manufacturing Operations program proceed to their seats as Clover Park Technical College celebrates its 20th Annual Commencement Ceremony, June 18, 2016, at the Tacoma Dome. The BASMO program is the first bachelor's degree offered at CPTC. (Photo By: Danielle Jimenez)

CPTC Manufactures Professional Managers

June 23, 2016

Working professionals may have decades of experience, but sometimes going back to school is the only way to advance in their field. Clover Park Technical College sought to meet these professional’s needs with the introduction of the Bachelor of Applied Science in Manufacturing Operations program almost two years ago.

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Dr. Joyce Loveday, Clover Park Technical College interim president, speaks at the 20th Annual CPTC Commencement Ceremony Saturday, June 18, at the Tacoma Dome. (Photo By: Danielle Jimenez)

Loveday Steps Into New Role as CPTC Interim President

June 21, 2016

The Clover Park Technical College Board of Trustees selected Dr. Joyce Loveday to serve as interim president at the May 18 Board of Trustees meeting, and Dr. Loveday stepped into her new role June 1.

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Clover Park Technical College celebrates its 20th Annual Commencement Ceremony, June 18, 2016, at the Tacoma Dome. (Photo By: Danielle Jimenez)

CPTC recognizes more than 400 graduates at 20th Commencement Ceremony

June 20, 2016

Clover Park Technical College’s 20th Annual Commencement Ceremony not only impacted those who walked across the stage, but it will also impact those whose lives might be transformed one day by the 2016 graduates. More than 400 graduates took that life-changing walk Saturday afternoon to earn their CPTC degrees.

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MLT Meet & Greet 2016

MLT Students Meet and Greet Lab Professionals

June 16, 2016

Real-world experience can be one of the hardest things to acquire for a college student, but it’s also one of the most important factors for being hired after graduation. Clover Park Technical College’s Medical Laboratory Technician program sets its students up for success by holding an annual meet-and-greet for local clinical professionals to meet with CPTC students about potential internships in their labs.

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Jennifer Chesnes presents on "Booksavor," a book review website she created with classmate Michele Slaght

Computer Programming Students Present Spring Quarter Projects

June 14, 2016

Students from the Clover Park Technical College Computer Programming and Web Development Program offered a glimpse into six different projects conducted during the spring quarter as they presented their projects Monday morning at McGavick Conference Center.

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Franchisca Washington says a few words after being awarded the Transformation Award for outstanding growth in academic or personal development during Clover Park Technical College’s Fifth Annual Student Awards ceremony at the McGavick Conference Center, June 8, 2016. “I want to let you guys know, whoever you are, you can do it … you can make it,” Washington said.

Students Honored Under Candlelight at Fourth Annual Awards Ceremony

June 10, 2016

Though a tight-knit, modest community, Clover Park Technical College didn’t go small when honoring faculty and staff deemed outstanding during the fourth annual Student Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, June 8.

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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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CPTC to Offer Emergency Call Center Training

March 1, 2016
CPTC's Workforce Development Department has partnered with South Sound 911 to offer an Emergency Call Center Training program through Continuing Education.
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Spring Quarter 2016 Registration Reminder

February 18, 2016
Registration for Spring Quarter has started for priority registration.
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Scheduled Network Outage for Feb. 19-22

February 17, 2016
Clover Park Technical College’s network resources will be impacted by a security systems upgrade Feb. 19-Feb. 22.
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AAWCC Chapter Hosts Stress and Time Management Workshop

February 4, 2016
Members of the Clover Park Technical College campus community attended a stress and time management workshop hosted by the college’s chapter of the AAWCC.
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Community College ‘Renaissance Man’ Dr. John E. Roueche to Visit CPTC

February 2, 2016
A nationally recognized authority in community college education, Dr. John E. Roueche, will speak at Clover Park Technical College’s Lakewood campus Feb. 5.
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CPTC Foundation Receives Grant Support from Community Partners

February 1, 2016
The CPTC Foundation is pleased to announce it has received several awards from local establishments in support of the college’s Emergency Grant program.
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