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That WACC Impact: Francisco Sanchez, AmeriCorps VISTA

Francisco Sanchez served as the Education Coordinator at Sterling Meadows, a housing complex and community center that serves low-income, farm working families.  At Sterling Meadows, Francisco developed programs and built relationships to increase student support from families and service learners … Continue reading

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That WACC Impact: Joseph Tomlinson, AmeriCorps VISTA

Joseph Tomlinson served as the Learning in Communities and Schools (LinCS) Coordinator at Western Washington University where he increased the office’s efficiency and effectiveness in placing Western undergraduate and graduate students in mentoring positions at local K-12 schools and CBOs with increasing … Continue reading

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That WACC Impact: Patia Wiebe-Wright, AmeriCorps VISTA

Patia Wiebe-Wright served as the After School Program Coordinator at Carl Cozier Elementary School where she expanded the volunteer and service-learner program in order to increase social-emotional, academic and other support to K-5 youth during school programs. One of her … 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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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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