Olympic College

Olympic College seeks employer input in survey

BREMERTON — Olympic College is conducting an Employer Satisfaction Survey to gauge its effectiveness in providing programs that are relevant to the employers in Kitsap.… Continue reading

Beginning in fall, Olympic College will offer courses at Chief Kitsap Academy

SUQUAMISH — Olympic College, which offers two- and four-year degrees at its campuses in Bremerton, Poulsbo and Shelton, will soon offer college courses on the… Continue reading

OC art students beautify West Bremerton with mural project

BREMERTON — Bremerton is a little brighter, thanks to a vibrant new mural painted by Olympic College students. The mural adorns a wall near Juice… Continue reading

‘Reach for Tomorrow’: Hundreds are graduating from area high schools

POULSBO — Seven North Kitsap schools and more than 550 high school and college graduates. West Sound Academy was first to host commencement exercises for… Continue reading

More college students are coming. Where they’ll live is the question

POULSBO — Poulsbo will soon need more student housing. Lots more, if Western Washington University has its way. WWU discussed its plans to increase its… Continue reading

OC wants input from community on next school president

BREMERTON - Olympic College is conducting a nationwide search to identify its next president and the college wants to hear from the community. Throughout May,… Continue reading

Kilmer: Ethics rules should apply to Congress

BREMERTON — When U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, visited Olympic College for a town hall style meeting with students on April 14, one subject… Continue reading

A first for WWU: University’s board of trustees meets in Poulsbo

“Go Where the Students Are” was the thematic thread. It was an appropriate message

High school students can earn college degree, diploma at same time

BREMERTON — With the price of secondary education going up every year, students can use any advantage they can get. Olympic College’s Running Start program… Continue reading

Northwest College of Art and Design relocating to Tacoma, expanding degree programs

POULSBO — After more than 20 years at its hillside estate location just outside Poulsbo’s city limits, the Northwest College of Art and Design has… Continue reading

OC and PSNS & IMF are finalists for outstanding college/corporate partnership award

BREMERTON - Olympic College is a national finalist for the American Association of Community College (AACC) Outstanding College/Corporate Partnership Award. OC is being recognized for… Continue reading

Upper Left Culture: travel adventure blog shares hidden gems of the Pacific Northwest

BREMERTON — You can live your whole life in the Pacific Northwest and still not know some of the most magical places in the area.… Continue reading

Olympic College introduces inaugural Hall of Fame class

BREMERTON — After 71 years of athletes, coaches and teams working hard for Olympic College, the school has finally established an Athletic Hall of Fame.… Continue reading

Barbara Ransby is the featured speaker at OC’s second Equity and Excellence lecture, Feb. 28

BREMERTON — Olympic College’s second edition of its Presidential Equity and Excellence Lecture Series is scheduled for 7-8 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Admiral Theater.… Continue reading

‘Implicit bias’ is focus of Conference for Human Rights Feb. 3 at OC

PORT ORCHARD — The 26th Annual Conference for Human Rights, originally scheduled for Dec. 9 but rescheduled due to snow, will take place Feb. 3… Continue reading

Angela Davis: ‘No liberation without education’

BREMERTON — “Oftentimes, such terms as diversity and inclusion, equity, are designed to deflect our attention away from the pressing issues of forging justice for… Continue reading

Educational equity lecture receives ‘overwhelming’ response

BREMERTON — Olympic College wants to initiate a community-wide conversation around issues of equity in Kitsap. Who better, perhaps, to jumpstart that conversation than Dr.… Continue reading