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Posts published in April 2018

President of Seattle Central’s Phi Theta Kappa Recognized for his Commitment

Tomas Chatila, the president of Phi Theta Kappa at SCC, has received the International Distinguished Chapter Officer Hallmark Award at Phi Theta Kappa’s International Convention Conference, which was held in Kansas City,  MO on April 20, 2018. The criteria for receiving this award is solely based on the recipients’ demonstration…

Student Leaders Needed

Unity Fair is coming up and Spring Quarter is in full swing. That means it’s that time of the year again: Student Leadership will be looking for a new group of students with strong leadership and communication skills to serve on the boards for the continuing academic year. At the…

The Eye of the Beholder

    “Yes, because that’s really what this whole multibillion-dollar industry is all about, isn’t it? Inner beauty.” –The Devil Wears Prada   Individuality and inclusivity have long been banners here at Seattle Central. Everyone is welcome here, and we are all seen as unique and talented, and afforded the…

Basquiat at the SAM

Last May, Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese art collector, purchased Jean-Michel Basquiat’s “Untitled” (1982) for $110.5 million at Sotheby’s auction. Maezawa’s purchase made “Untitled” the most expensive piece of art ever sold at auction by an American. It also became the highest priced art by an African–American. It is sixth in…

Expand Your Perspective at the Poetry Slam

Whether you’re a poet or not, already a fan of the Seattle’s poetry scene or completely unaware of the literary richness of your city, the Poetry Slam this Thursday, April 19th will provide a night full of entertainment and new awareness. The Poetry Slam, coordinated by the College Activity Board,…

Celebrate Earth Week with Seattle Central

Editor’s Note: Rebecca Barbanell is an intern at the District Sustainability Office. This article was written with Taylor McManus. Earth week is here! Seattle Central is holding three days of events from Tuesday April 17th through the 19th. The main themes of Earth Week are “Food Justice and Resilience,”  promoting social…