UW Bothell and Cascadia Community College Students to Participate in Martin Luther King Jr. Day Activities


January 10, 2011
CONTACT: uwbnews@uw.edu

BOTHELL, Wash. – Students at the University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia Community College will combine efforts this weekend to observe a day of service associated with Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
On Saturday, January 15, students and volunteers will donate their time on a number of community projects including:
•    Food drive for the Greater Bothell Parent Resource Center
•    Seattle Children's Hospital art project
•    Assembling homeless kits for Friends of Youth
•    Restoration and maintenance of Kiwanis House
•    Wetlands restoration on the Cascadia-UW Bothell campus

For detailed activity information, visit: http://www.uwb.edu/studentlife/events/mlk

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.

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. During the 2010-11 academic year, UW Bothell will debut a Bachelor of Science in Biology.
It will also launch its Bachelor of Science in Nursing at a new Everett location (University Center of North Puget Sound) and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration at its Bellevue-based Eastside Leadership Center.