Foundation Blog

The scholarship committee awarded 72 scholarships for the 2017 spring quarter – the highest number for an academic quarter in foundation history!

New state-of-the-art complex puts RTC at the center of new technology and training for the automotive industry.

We are grateful and humbled by the outpouring of support for this year’s Student Success Breakfast. The foundation literally hit new highs with 300 attendees, 27 sponsorships from local businesses and we are on track to hit $80,000 in donations to expand scholarships and emergency grants.

Mo Abdullahi’s journey to RTC inspires hope and shows what’s possible when people are empowered as individuals, challenged and given the tools to succeed.

Meet Andee Jorgensen and Rich Wagner, two people who truly represent a lifetime of giving and service to RTC students and the community.

My family and I moved to Washington State in 1969 and to Seattle in 1972, which was the height of the great Boeing bust, so from our earliest days it was crystal clear how important the aerospace sector was to the state and to this wonderful place we call home.

Meet Supunnee Pargul, an alumnus of the Early Childhood Education Program at RTC.

In the words of Army veteran and Anesthesia Technician student Ari Allen, he has done it all!

When it comes to literacy, Renton Technical College has a reading “rock star” in Michele Lesmeister, faculty member in the Adult Basic Education department.

Sitting in Tami Rable’s office is an invitation to experience the heart and soul of Renton Technical College.