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Skagit Valley College Department of Music to present ‘A Musical Thanksgiving’

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 22, 2021 | Comments Off on Skagit Valley College Department of Music to present ‘A Musical Thanksgiving’

The Skagit Valley College (SVC) Department of Music will present “A Musical Thanksgiving” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1 in the Phillip Tarro Theatre at SVC’s Mount Vernon campus. The evening will showcase the SVC choirs, student soloists, and the inaugural performance of the new SVC Mariachi Ensemble. The concert is open to the public.…

Skagit Valley College Student Nurse Club gives back to the community

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 22, 2021 | Comments Off on Skagit Valley College Student Nurse Club gives back to the community

Skagit Valley College nursing students  receive valuable, high demand clinical training at Skagit Valley Hospital (SVH) in addition to their rigorous lectures and labs at SVC. Thanks to a teaching agreement between the hospital and the college, nursing students learn from and train with experienced registered nurses (RNs) at the hospital. To express their appreciation…

Skagit Valley College receives $2.5M federal grant to provide college access to migrant, seasonal farmworker families

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Skagit Valley College receives $2.5M federal grant to provide college access to migrant, seasonal farmworker families

Skagit Valley College (SVC) is pleased to announce it has received a $2.5M College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) federal grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The five-year grant provides academic and financial support services to eligible students from migrant and seasonal farmworker families as they complete their first academic year of college and continue…

Chinook Enterprises is Hiring!

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Chinook Enterprises is Hiring!

    Hours: This position is full time, 40 hours per week. Level 1 Starting Wage: $18.50 – $20.50 per hour DOE (4 levels) Benefits: We offer an excellent benefits package, including full coverage on medical, dental, long term disability, life insurance, 403(b) retirement (benefits totaling over $12,000 annually), 10 paid holidays, paid vacation, paid…

City of Mount Vernon Flood Follow-Up

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 20, 2021 | Comments Off on City of Mount Vernon Flood Follow-Up

The Skagit River continues to recede, and City crews continue to tend to flood-related clean-up efforts. The Downtown floodwall is being taken down and Riverwalk access will be available again in the days ahead. The River left plenty for our crews to clean up, so we thank you for your patience while these efforts continue.…

Advertising Opportunities in Explore Skagit

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Advertising Opportunities in Explore Skagit

Explore Skagit Valley is one of the largest special publications we do, and it has great exposure! This publication is distributed on ferries, along the I-5 corridor, Chamber of Commerce offices, motels, hotels, real estate offices and other key locations throughout Skagit County. This year the guide will be featured in its entirety on GoSkagit.com…

Skagit Symphony has discounts on student & children’s tickets!

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Skagit Symphony has discounts on student & children’s tickets!

Did you know discounts are available on Student and Child tickets? It’s true! Skagit Symphony is an entertaining night out for all ages.   Discount Details   Any high school or college student 16 and over with student ID card can be ticketed for free, when seat is reserved in person at the McIntyre Box…

Mount Vernon Riverbend Area Evacuation

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 16, 2021 | Comments Off on Mount Vernon Riverbend Area Evacuation

Out of an abundance of caution, the City of Mount Vernon is asking businesses and residents located near Riverbend Road, west of Interstate 5 (Freeway Drive, Stewart Road area) to evacuate to the east side of Interstate 5. The evacuation is expected to remain in place while Dike District 17 and the Army Corps of…

State of Emergency Declared in Mount Vernon

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 16, 2021 | Comments Off on State of Emergency Declared in Mount Vernon

Due to the severity of recent flood predictions, Mayor Boudreau has declared an emergency for the city of Mount Vernon. The prediction of possible unprecedented river levels has forced the reduction of many normal City services to allow staff to respond to community, flood-related needs. Flood protection measures (flood wall) has been deployed in downtown…

Managing Up: Working Successfully with Any Type of Boss

By Jeremy Kindlund | November 16, 2021 | Comments Off on Managing Up: Working Successfully with Any Type of Boss

Date: December 9, 2021, Presentation time: 12 pm to 1 pm. Zoom link opens at 11:30 am for networking. Whether we like it or not, our bosses have enormous influence over our ability to succeed, thrive, and advance in our organizations, in our careers and in our own leadership journey. Establishing strong, productive working relationships…

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