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Kaysha: Surrounding myself with an international community
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Kaysha: Surrounding myself with an international community

Kaysha Riggs joined the Northwest Community College Initiative  (NWCCI) team this summer as our new program coordinator. Her traveling adventures have taken her from her hometown in Arizona, across Europe and now to the Pacific Northwest where she is excited to help others on their journeys. Below, read Kaysha’s account of how her interest in all things international … Continue reading

Khan: New understanding
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Khan: New understanding

In this post Khan Sher writes “I believe new understanding has been generated through friendships I have created on this program.” He then makes a great case for how experiencing a new culture makes us people who better understand each other. This is one of the Northwest Community College Initiative’s program goals, but we couldn’t have said it … Continue reading

Marcelle: Becoming the best I can be
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Marcelle: Becoming the best I can be

Marcelle Stadler is a Northwest Community College Initiative alumna. She studied early childhood education at Whatcom Community College and completed an internship at Bellingham Childcare and Learning Center. Read below to learn about some of the differences between childcare practices in South Africa and the United States, and to know what Marcelle learned during her internship.  Upon hearing … Continue reading