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Coming this Spring: SVC Craft Brewing Academy

Focused on Excellence: Responding to the needs of today’s expanding craft and micro brew industry >> “From Grain to Glass”  The Craft Beer and Spirits Trade Certificate provides an overview of the craft brewery business.  This program is structured to help students learn brew science theory and practices through hands-on experience in the laboratory and […]

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Green Careers start at Skagit: Sustainable Agriculture

Open Enrollment for Winter Quarter at SVC is going on now! Classes begin Tuesday, January 5. For students who want to step into a new career or upgrade their job skills, SVC’s Professional/Technical programs are aligned with local and state economic development strategies. High demand areas include: Sustainable Agriculture — www.skagit.edu/sage  Environmental Conservation — www.skagit.edu/environmental Culinary […]

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SVC Automotive program named among the Top 20 programs nationwide

Congratulations to SVC’s Automotive Technology program!  The program has been named among the Top 20 automotive schools nationwide by Tomorrow’s Tech and its partners WIX Filters and O’Reilly Auto Parts.  SVC is the only program in Washington to receive the honor. “With a focus on excellence, Skagit Valley College has aligned its programs to respond to […]

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Champions of Diversity program at SVC honors 101 local High School students

Four hundred community members attended the 16th Annual Champions of Diversity Awards ceremony, which honored 101 area high school students for their contributions to diversity in their schools and communities. On December 2nd, educational institutions, local businesses, and community organizations awarded $245,000 in scholarships to 70 seniors who have shown exemplary service in leadership, community service, […]

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Remembering Jerry Banta: passionate about training firefighters

Today‘s story on the cover of the Skagit Valley Herald honors former assistant fire chief Jerry Banta who was passionate about training firefighters at Skagit Valley College. [Read the Article]  

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