Winter 2017 Newsletter, Announcements + Reminders, Upcoming Events
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PNACAC Winter 2017 Newsletter

President's Pen

Although the PNACAC Board Leadership's statement on the recent Executive Order was put out a couple of weeks ago, I’d like to draw attention to it here and emphasize PNACAC’s commitment to supporting our members in their ongoing work with students.

Andrea Frangi, Seattle University, Seattle, WA
In Our Region
Announcements and Reminders
  • PNACAC is excited to announce our 2017 Tour of Western Washington Colleges and Universities June 18 - 23, 2017. 
    • Pacific Lutheran University, Saint Martin's University, University of Puget Sound, The Evergreen State College, Central Washington University, Seattle Pacific University, University of Washington (Bothell, Seattle, Tacoma), Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle University and Western Washington University.
    • Register here.
  • Colleges That Change Lives (CTCL) is pleased to announce our 2017 programs in the Pacific Northwest. Please join us in Portland on Wednesday, August 2, or Bellevue, August 3. CTCL in a non-profit organization that supports a student-centered college search and encourages students to look for the best fit -- academically, socially, and financially. 41 of the 44 CTCL-member schools will be represented.
  • 2017 Spring College Fairs: Early bird registration ends February 15th. Sign up now before fees increase!
  • Happy National School Counseling Week
  • 2017 PNACAC Conference - Stay Current!
    • Register here.
    • Apply for a scholarship here.
    • Nominate someone awesome for an award here.
    • Learn more about Boise with Boise Fun Fact #2: Originally from Spain's Bizkaia (Biscay) province, the Basque community in Boise, Idaho has been a fixture of the capital’s cultural scene since the 1800s.
Upcoming Events

Spring College Fairs
  • Boise: Saturday, April 1, 2017 @ 3pm
  • Seattle: Saturday, April 29, 2017 @ 12pm
  • Portland: Sunday, April 30, 2017 @ 12 pm
PNACAC Conference: May 17-19, 2017, Boise State University

Summer PNACAC College Tour: June 18-23, 2017
What We're Reading

Chronicle of Higher Ed: Betsy DeVos Survives Historic Confirmation Fight. What's Next for Higher Ed?

San Francisco Chronicle: SF reaches deal for free tuition at City College

New York Times: Colleges Discover the Rural Student

Los Angeles Times: U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals is expected to decide quickly on Trump's travel ban
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