FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, January 20, 2010
CONTACT: Elizabeth Fischtziur - (425) 352-3636 - firstname.lastname@example.org
UW Bothell/Cascadia Community College Students to Participate in Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Activities
Bothell, WA - Students at the University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia Community College will combine efforts this weekend to observe Martin Luther King Jr.'s Day of Service.
On Saturday, January 16, students and volunteers will donate their time on a number of projects including:
For detailed activity information, visit: http://www.uwb.edu/studentlife/events/mlk.
The Day of Service is sponsored by the Washington Campus Compact, VISTA Programs, UW Bothell Community-based Learning and Scholarship Office, UW Bothell Office of Student Life, UW Bothell African American Student Union, Cascadia Diversity and Equity Center and the Cascadia Service Learning Center.
About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell combines the benefits of a small campus with the resources and prestige of a world-renowned university. Offering over 30 degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, its curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interaction, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning. UW Bothell celebrates its 20th year of operation during the 2009-10 academic year with the opening of student housing, an access ramp connecting the campus to SR522, and new degrees including a Master of Computing and Software Systems (MSCSS), and a Leadership Master of Business Administration (L-MBA) at an offsite location in Bellevue, WA.
About Cascadia Community College: Cascadia Community College is an accredited, public community college, located in Bothell, WA. Cascadia is committed to innovative instruction in small classes that emphasize active and collaborative learning. Cascadia served over 5,000 students this year.