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Everett Community College aviation maintenance students are getting real-world experience with composites thanks to the donation of a 747 aft flap through Aviation Technical Services. “This donation increases our ability to offer our students flight control, sheet metal and composites training,” said Dave Bowen, director of EvCC’s Aviation Maintenance Technician School, who celebrated the donation Feb. 13 with ATS employees and EvCC students.
The family of Everett firefighter Gary Parks and his fellow firefighters are creating an Everett Community College scholarship to honor Parks’ memory.Parks, an 18-year veteran of the Everett Fire Department, was killed in 1987 battling a fire that destroyed EvCC’s library and student union. The Gary Parks Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in EvCC’s Fire Science program. The Everett Community College Foundation is asking for donations to the scholarship fund. To give, contact EvCC Development Director Amy Wilcox at firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-388-9250.
Katie Jensen is Everett Community College’s new leader of the college’s Basic Skills and Developmental Education division.
Ryan Davis is the newest dean at Everett Community College, leading the Business, Advanced Technology, North and East County Division.Davis, of Seattle, brings more than 15 years of experience in private enterprise, non-profit and government leadership positions, specializing in creating innovation and collaboration between the public and private sectors.
Everett Community College has two new health sciences leaders. Jason Smith is the new dean of Health Sciences and Public Safety and Kathleen Watson is the new associate dean of nursing. EvCC’s Health Sciences and Public Safety programs include nursing, medical assisting, phlebotomy, nursing assistant certified, healthcare risk management, medical coding, medical transcription, physical education, criminal justice, fire science and EMT training.
Everett Community College is bringing Cornel West, one of the country’s most prominent public intellectuals, to Everett March 6. West, a lifelong champion for racial justice, will speak at the Edward D. Hansen Conference Center at the Comcast Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave, Suite 200. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.