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Service Opportunity! Join WACC as the next College Access Corps Team Leader!

Join the dynamic team at Washington Campus Compact! Washington Campus Compact (WACC), hosted at Western Washington University (WWU). Washington Campus Compact is a coalition of higher education institutions committed to advancing the public purpose of colleges and universities, educating students for … Continue reading

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Annual Membership and Network Meeting

Advancing Equity and Inclusion at the Core of Community Engagement For more information: http://www.wacampuscompact.org/anm2016.php

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That WACC Impact: Elon Roe, AmeriCorps VISTA

Elon Roe served as the Peer Career Navigator Coordinator at Spokane Falls Community College where he created a mentoring program that connected high school youth with college students who have experience with career exploration. The Career Navigator Program includes: curriculum … Continue reading

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Congratulations to WACC Student Staff Member: Jenny Ly

Congratulations to one of our Student Staff members, Jenny Ly, who has just graduated from Western Washington University! Jenny has worked in our office over the last year in support of the College Access Corps program. While she’ll be leaving … Continue reading

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Welcome 2016-17 College Access Corps AmeriCorps Members!

The 2016-17 CAC AmeriCorps members attended orientation this week, August 17-19, at Western Washington University. The new members were trained on the ins-and-outs of being an AmeriCorps volunteer, serving disadvantaged youth, assessment (Patrick McGinty’s favorite topic), sharing their impacts through new … Continue reading

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WACC Bids Farewell to the 2015-16 VISTA Team

The WACC VISTA Team gathered in Lake Wenatchee State Park to say goodbye to the August 2015-16 team members. At the retreat, the team cooked scrumptious tacos and avocado toast together, survived a harrowing float down the lazy Wenatchee River, … Continue reading

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Welcome to new Compass 2 Campus Executive Director!

Anselmo Villanueva has been selected as executive director of the award-winning Compass 2 Campus mentoring program at Western Washington University’s Woodring College of Education. Villanueva, a career educator with more than 30 years of experience, succeeds Compass 2 Campus founder … Continue reading

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