PWSC News

Prince William Sound College Seal Read More Chancellor's and Dean's List

Chancellor's and Dean's List

 |  Jessica Young  | 

Congratulations to the students who received high grades this spring semester.

Larissa Williams, PWSC Graduate, stands in a graduation cap and gown with her husband. Read More Interview with Larissa Williams

Interview with Larissa Williams

 |  Vicki Heisser  | 

Larissa Williams graduated this May with an Associates of Arts. Larissa persisted to finish her degree despite also working full time and being a full-time mom.

Judy Prevost Read More Interview with Judy Prevost

Interview with Judy Prevost

 |  Vicki Heisser  | 

Valdez local Judy Prevost graduated this May with an Associates of Arts. Judy says that one of the most rewarding academic experiences so far has been finishing a degree. She encourages everyone who started a degree years ago but didn't finish, to try again.

PWSC dual-credit student Domonique Alex Read More Domonique Alex graduating with a high school diploma and associate degree

Domonique Alex graduating with a high school diploma and associate degree

 |  Jessica Young  | 

Dual-credit student Domonique Alex is graduating from high school in May while simultaneously graduating from Prince William Sound College (PWSC) with an Associate of Arts (AA).

PWSC faculty Teresa Barton Read More Celebrating Faculty Member Teresa Barton

Celebrating Faculty Member Teresa Barton

 |  Wendy Goldstein  | 

In April, Teresa Barton completed her Ph.D. at Loyola University Chicago in Cultural and Educational Policy Studies. Her dissertation examined the motivational attributes of adult English language learners enrolled in an English as a second language program.

PWSC student moving tassel on graduation cap Read More Commencement

Commencement

 |  Jessica Young  | 

Commencement will be held on May 8 at 7 p.m. in the PWSC atrium.

Students working on building a tiny house Read More PWSC Open House Scholarship Fundraiser

PWSC Open House Scholarship Fundraiser

 |  Dawson Moore  | 

Prince William Sound College is hosting the Open House Scholarship Fundraiser on Saturday, May 4, from 11:00 to 2:00 in the parking lot and atrium of the Valdez Campus. Tickets are $20, $10 for twelve-and-under, and include a meal with pulled pork sandwiches, hotdogs, drinks, and sides. There will also be outdoor games.

Shahmeer Azmat Read More Interview with Shahmeer Azmat

Interview with Shahmeer Azmat

 |  Vicki Heisser  | 

Shahmeer Azmat is a nursing student at PWSC. He grew up in Pakistan and was inspired to go into the medical field after volunteering at an emergency department in his home city of 20 million people. During the summers he works as a wilderness therapy guide and he is an avid outdoor recreationist.

SAAM postcards Read More National Sexual Assault Awareness and Action Month

National Sexual Assault Awareness and Action Month

 |  Sam Foist-Swart  | 

Each year, the University of Alaska joins the national movement to honor April as Sexual Assault Awareness and Action Month (SAAM). Join us in upcoming SAAM events and activities and PWSC.

PWSC students hold up boxes used to collect food drive donations. Read More Students hold a food drive

Students hold a food drive

 |  Jessica Young  | 

Students in Teresa Barton's Small Group Communications class are holding a food drive as a part of a class project.