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RTC and Goodwill commemorate their partnership
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Goodwill and RTC Unveil Expansion of Youth Aerospace Program

Seattle Goodwill and Renton Technical College (RTC) have formed a unique partnership that will expand Goodwill’s current Youth Aerospace Program to include a site at RTC. On Friday, July 14, a ribbon cutting and open house will take place from 2-4 pm at the RTC Annex located at 3407 NE 2nd Street in Renton, WA.

RTC commencement ceremony at Showare Center
Friday, June 16, 2017
RTC Commencement Features Outstanding Student Leaders

RENTON, Wash. - On Thursday, June 22, Joe Spieldenner and Sarra Ghezzaz will take the stage and reflect on their journeys as Renton Technical College (RTC) students and leaders of their communities.

College Spark grant supports new courses
Monday, May 22, 2017
College Spark grant supports new English courses at RTC

RENTON, Wash. – Renton Technical College (RTC) has been awarded a $49,994 grant to develop English courses tailored to make them more relevant and useful for students.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017
RTC Student Profile: Katie Kelly

When Katie Kelly talked about what she wanted to be when she grew up, her parents told her to act like a girl.

Thursday, March 30, 2017
RTC Faculty Profile: Michele Lesmeister

Michele Lesmeister grew up reading library books by the light of a kerosene lamp.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
RTC staff profile: Eugene Shen

Eugene Shen remembers the day he was offered a job at Renton Technical College (RTC) mostly because it was funny.  The job was as an instructor in the Pharmacy Technician program, known in the college’s shorthand as “Pharm Tech.”

Monday, December 12, 2016
Welding program shapes metal and transforms lives

Welding is all about heat, sparks, and the creation of something useful and sometimes beautiful out of raw metal. 

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RTC is one of the Top 10 Community Colleges in the country.

The Aspen Institute named Renton Technical College one of the "Top 10 Community Colleges in the Country."

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