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Second annual Renton Career Fair attracts 350 job seekers

Friday, May 6, 2016

About 350 job seekers attended the second annual Renton Career Fair on Tuesday, May 3, getting an opportunity to connect in person with hiring managers and recruiters from 51 different businesses.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance team helps 119 taxpayers file returns

Friday, May 6, 2016

Our dedicated accounting student volunteers have done it again! This year we had 103 electronic returns accepted, with a total of 119 taxpayers served (several taxpayers were unable to file their returns electronically so we filed paper copies for them instead).

Four RTC Students Win Gold Medals at State SkillsUSA Competition

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Renton Technical College MART students won gold medals in four different areas of the state MART competition held at Columbia Basin Community College April 21-23.

2016 Bite of Apprentice a huge success

Monday, April 18, 2016

Our Bite of Apprentice event held on Monday, April 11, was a huge success.  We had 127 attendees. This was the first year that the Washington State Chefs Association teamed up with the Washington State Restaurant Association Education Foundation to help support Prostart.

Renton teachers recognized for excellence in education

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Ten Renton teachers have been selected as finalists for 2016 Ahead of the Class Excellence in Education Awards, sponsored by the Renton Chamber of Commerce. The five final winners will be named at a public ceremony April 14.

Two RTC students picked for the 2016 All-Washington Academic Team

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Two Renton Technical College students were recently honored by Gov. Jay Inslee and RTC President Kevin McCarthy for making the cut into the 2016 All-Washington Academic Team.

Immigration Project

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

You may recently have seen the posters on display in buildings C and I. They were created by Marcia Arthur’s Basic Studies students.

RTC undergoes annual Achieving the Dream site visit

Thursday, March 24, 2016

On Friday, March 18, Renton Technical College underwent its annual Achieving the Dream site visit. Our leadership and data coaches spent the entire day conversing with faculty, staff and students.

Title III Mini Grant Awardees, Winter 2016

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

In March 2016, four mini grants were awarded. Awardees and projects are as follows:

CHIPS Hosts Learning Workshop

Friday, March 11, 2016

The CHIPS program recently hosted a computer science based workshop on the topic of being a developer.