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New school teachers gather at RTC

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

More than 300 new Renton School District teachers gathered at Renton Technical College this morning for the annual Renton Chamber New Teacher Celebration.

Massage Therapy Program offers language support

Thursday, August 4, 2016

The RTC Massage Therapy Program is now offering support materials translated into Vietnamese to help students improve their English while learning how to be skilled massage therapists.

RTC students use class project to help the homeless

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Students of Renton Technical College’s (RTC) WISE Grant supported Construction Trades Preparation have built another tiny house to provide sturdy, temporary shelter for the homeless.

Facebook scam could cost you your identity

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Cloning Facebook pages is the newest scam making it's rounds on social media. It may have happened to you and you didn't even know about it.

Good turnout at Auburn Kids Day

Monday, June 27, 2016

Auburn Kids Day was a great day for families.

ESL Basic Studies Instructor Helps RTC Students Celebrate Achievements

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Back in September 2015, I was awarded the Perkins Grant for Technology. I went to the Berkeley Center for Digital Storytelling for a week and learned how to use storytelling in education.

New Faculty Tenure Recipients Recognized

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

A faculty tenure reception was held on Thursday, June 16th to celebrate faculty members that had been awarded tenure by the Board of Trustees during 2015-16.

Computer Network Technology students certification success for Spring 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

This quarter, nine out of 11 students prepared for and completed the TestOut ServerPro: Install and Configure certification the first time.  In fact one of them aced the exam!  With regard to Linux+, nine out of 13 students took the certification exam and passed it the first time. Four of them aced the exam!

Survey offers recent arrivals opportunity to shape local policy

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Seattle Votes is a community outreach and engagement campaign to identify and better document the barriers to civic engagement for King County’s immigrant and refugee residents. By partnering with hundreds of organizations, thousands of Seattle-King County immigrants and refugees will have a chance to tell us why they don’t become citizens, register to vote, or vote.

College Observes Moment of Silence in Memory of Orlando Victims

Friday, June 17, 2016

Students leaders have created a memorial in the courtyard outside Building I to honor the memory of those lost in the tragic attack on Sunday, June 12 in Orlando, Florida. On Thursday, June 16, students, faculty, and staff gathered around the memorial to observe a moment of silence. They reflected and recognized the lost and the lives forever changed because of this tragedy.