Dr. Joyce Loveday poses with the CPTC Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees Appoints Dr. Loveday President

January 11, 2017

After a brief executive session at the conclusion of its Jan. 11 meeting, the Clover Park Technical College Board of Trustees unanimously voted to approve a contract appointing interim president Dr. Joyce Loveday as the permanent president.

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Feature Stories

CPTC Alum Becomes Stylist for the Stars

January 5, 2017

Two months ago, Roby Woobank made the biggest move of his life, and for good reason. The 2016 graduate of the Clover Park Technical College Cosmetology program packed his bags and headed to New York for an assistant stylist position at the famed Sally Hershberger/Tim Rogers Salon.

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CPTC alum Danielle Perkins, with two of her Schoolhouse Clothing designs on the left.

T-Shirts Just One Way CPTC Alum Gives Back

December 23, 2016

The holiday season and the end of each year provide a time for people to reflect and give back, and Clover Park Technical College Danielle Perkins takes that idea to heart.

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The Clover Park Technical College Board of Trustees awarded tenure to faculty members Kevin Kildun and David Bahrt on Dec. 14, 2016.

Congratulations to CPTC’s New Tenured Faculty

December 19, 2016

Last week’s Clover Park Technical College Board of Trustees meeting proved to be a special evening for a pair of CPTC faculty members, as the Board awarded tenure to Nursing instructor David Bahrt and Running Start counselor Kevin Kildun.

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A total of 87 CPTC student families received hundreds of gifts through Holiday House, a longstanding tradition of generosity at CPTC.

CPTC Continues Holiday House Tradition of Giving

December 15, 2016

The holiday season can be a difficult time for low-income families, and that can especially be true for Clover Park Technical College students devoting valuable time and resources to their education in an effort to improve their long-term situation.

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Mechatronics and FSME students listen to representatives from local employers as part of an employer panel

Mechatronics Workshop Prepares Students for Job Search

December 9, 2016

An education from Clover Park Technical College aims at job preparation, and as part of that goal the Mechatronics program hosted a Job Search 101/Career Info Session for its students earlier this week.

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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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