Back Issues: April 13, 2017

Clark College alumni, students welcome to audition for November show

Thursday, April 13, 2017

CCF-LogoClark College Foundation is preparing for its annual signature event, which honors individuals and organizations that provide thoughtful support for student success and program excellence at Clark College. On April 25 and 26, Clark College Foundation will hold talent auditions for alumni and students of Clark College. Musicians of all genres, vocalists, dancers, comedians, poets and other types of performing artists are welcome. The Savoring Excellence event will be held on November 2. Students and alumni provide entertainment during the evening dinner and program. Auditions are from 4 to 5 p.m. both days in Beacock Music Hall, Room 104. Visit Clark College Foundation’s YouTube page to view past performances.

SHARE THIS STORY:

Workforce Southwest Washington Seeks Proposals for IT Support Services

Thursday, April 13, 2017

image001Workforce Southwest Washington (WSW) is seeking proposals for full-range IT maintenance and support services for all workstations, network server and switches, firewall, software, network monitoring, maintenance and more. Bidders must be licensed to perform work in Washington State and have a minimum of six years of experience providing remote and on-site IT support for businesses with 20 or more workstations. Proposals are due Tuesday, April 25, by 5 p.m. PT. The Request for Proposals (RFP) can be downloaded at www.workforcesw.org by clicking the “RFP” link in the bottom right corner of the home page.

SHARE THIS STORY:

VSO Young Artists Performance April 22 and 23

Thursday, April 13, 2017

April2017Concert

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (VSO) continues its 38th season with a concert that features the talents of the three gold medalists of the 23rd annual Young Artists Competition. The concerts on Saturday, April 22, at 3 p.m., and Sunday, April 23, at 7 p.m., will begin with the charming Lyric Suite by Edvard Grieg, and will also feature Ottorino Respighi’s monumental Pines of Rome.

These masterworks by Grieg and Respighi will frame the performances by the three Young Artists winners: Ashley Teng (flute), Symphony Koss (violin), Trevor Natiuk (piano). All three won the right to appear with Maestro Brotons and the VSO by delivering extraordinary performances in front of a capacity crowd at the final live round of competition on January 15 at Trinity Lutheran Church.

The home of The VSO, Skyview Concert Hall, is located at 1300 NW 139th St. in Vancouver. Tickets are available now at vancouversymphony.org or 360-735-7278. The Vancouver Symphony’s 2017-2018 Season lineup will also be announced. Special discount pricing on season tickets will be available only at these concerts.

SHARE THIS STORY:

Community Leadership Speaker Series continues April 28

Thursday, April 13, 2017

LCC-LSS-APR2017Leadership Clark County (LCC) invites the public to the first Community Leadership Speaker Series event of 2017 on Friday, April 28, from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the Red Cross Building, 605 Barnes St. in Vancouver. The event, sponsored by the Fort Vancouver National Trust, features speakers Alicia “Lisa” Lowe, shareholder at Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt, and Mike Bomar, President of the Columbia River Economic Development Council (CREDC). Jeanne Bennett, CEO of Workforce Southwest Washington, will MC the event. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at https://www.leadershipclarkcounty.com/programs/Community-Leadership-Speaker-Series/Tickets-1. A continental breakfast is included with admission. Seating is limited, so order tickets soon.

SHARE THIS STORY: