High school senior Jake Ergler works at a coffee shop and dreams of becoming a chef of his own restaurant someday.
Daniel Seavey loves making people happy. To help him do that, he's got a sweet, clear, startlingly strong vibrato and a familiar way around the piano keys and guitar strings.
Wearing a white lab coat and blue nitrile gloves, Ryan Kustusch stood in the front of his biology lab Tuesday at Clark College and instructed his students as they prepared to research new antibiotics.
By Katherine Long, The Seattle Times January 20, 2015 6 a.m.
Washington's two research universities are each exploring partnerships that could bring very different programs to Seattle's Eastside — one that could make it easy to earn a bachelor's degree in a community college, and another that would offer a master's degree to students wrestling with major societal issues.
By Scott Hewitt January 19, 2015 5:25 p.m.
What's reputedly the most gang-affected area in Clark County became the most volunteer-improved area on Monday morning.
By The Columbian January 19, 2015 8 a.m.
Salmon Creek — A little more than three years ago, Desiree Hellegers, an associate professor of English at Washington State University Vancouver, published a book, and now she is turning her work into a play.
By The Columbian January 18, 2015 10:34 p.m.
East Vancouver — Four seniors studying German at Evergreen High School were recently invited to visit the University of Oregon's White Rose exhibit, which honors a student-formed group who spoke out against the Nazis.
By The Columbian January 18, 2015 10:33 p.m.
Battle Ground — Math is cool, and the freshman mathematics team at CAM Academy is really cool.
By Lyndsey Layton, The Washington Post January 17, 2015 6 a.m.
For the first time in at least 50 years, a majority of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, according to a new analysis of 2013 federal data, a statistic that has profound implications for the nation.
By The Columbian January 17, 2015 6 a.m.
The Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools has added the following board members for 2014-15:
By Scott Hewitt January 17, 2015 6 a.m.
They're not three witches. But they have stirred up something scarily fascinating in their literary cauldron. Take a look next weekend, if you dare.
By Susan Parrish January 16, 2015 9:51 p.m.
From the first moments of Kimberleigh Anderson's beginning creative movement class at Heritage High School, the students jumped, slid and danced. Facing a wall of mirrors, they moved together as Anderson counted and clapped out the beat.
By The Columbian January 16, 2015 6 a.m.
A public celebration honoring retiring Vancouver Public Schools board member Mari Greves is set for 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Bates Center for Educational Leadership, 2921 Falk Road.
By Patty Hastings January 15, 2015 10:05 p.m.
Mae Wilson was born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland, but moved to the states after meeting her American husband. The Pacific Northwest, with its lush greenery, rain and friendly people is similar to Scotland, she said.
By Lauren Kronebusch, The Daily News January 15, 2015 4:39 p.m.
Embattled Woodland Middle School Principal Cari Thomson began a leave of absence Wednesday.