Browse past news stories for Renton Technical College in Renton, WA.
- Email scam compromises Renton Technical College employee information - Renton Reporter
posted on April 29, 2016 at 11:32:31 pm
A phishing scam may have compromised the private information of 786 employees at Renton Technical College (RTC). The scam took place on Friday, April 29, when an employee responded to an email spoofing the address of RTC's President, Dr. ...
- Renton Technical College selects new president - Renton Reporter
posted on May 20, 2015 at 07:49:03 pm
This first-hand knowledge of both faculty and student experiences in education, as well as the specific role a technical college must play in an economical ...
- Vice President Joe Biden praises Renton Technical College during visit - Renton Reporter
posted on October 10, 2014 at 12:15:29 am
Q13 FOXVice President Joe Biden made an appearance Thursday at Renton Technical College, celebrating the college's receipt of multiple federal grants that have expanded programs at the school and helped get people back to work. "What you're doing is you're ...Biden hails Renton Technical College for providing 'pathways ...
- VP Joe Biden visits Renton Technical College - KING5.com
posted on October 9, 2014 at 07:10:05 pm
Biden's appearance late Thursday morning at Renton Technical College was part of a West Coast political swing for the vice president. Washington's two Democratic senators, Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, joined Biden at the technical college, which ...VP Biden to visit Renton Technical Col ...
- Renton Technical College begins search for next president - Renton Reporter
posted on October 2, 2014 at 07:57:38 pm
Renton Technical College hosted the first of its community forums for the search for a new college president last week, as current President Steve Hanson is set t ...
- Renton Technical College named one of top 10 community colleges in US - Renton Reporter
posted on September 4, 2014 at 07:46:16 pm
KFOX El Paso“We are thrilled at the news that Renton Technical College has been named as one of the top ten finalists for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence,” said RTC President Steve Hanson in a press release. “This is a tremendous honor that&n ...
- Steve Hanson to retire as president of Renton Technical College - Tukwila Reporter
posted on April 29, 2014 at 11:48:30 pm
“It has been an honor to serve as Renton Technical College's president for the past five years. Our college has an outstanding reputation for its commitment to student ...
May 20, 2017
Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.