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Odessa Cantu took a step toward her goal of working with wildlife during her summer experience at the Hawai‘i Wildlife Center.

For YVC Alumni Ines Garcia, whose family migrated to the United States in the early ‘90s, spreading community and love through good food is in her blood. The result is Garcia’s Kitchen, a catering business and food provider located inside Valley Brewing.

Hennessy Rodriguez is serving as a regional coordinator for the Washington Student Engagement Networks during the 2023-24 academic year.

Efforts to build a stronger bond between student officers on both the Yakima and Grandview campuses have been a priority over the last few years.

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Linh Heintz was excited when she learned that she had family on the other side of the world. Heintz, who

Every Wednesday during the 2020-21 academic year, KUNW’s Orgullo Comunitario segment features a Latino student from YVC, Columbia Basin College,

According to Richard ‘Rick’ Harrison, attitude makes all the difference. After spending 30 years in the healthcare field, attitude is

Automotive Service Technology programs provides students with hands-on career options for students Isaac Rivera and Cathy 'Kat' Elkins.

Not many people have earned their master's degree and worked almost a full year in their career field by age

YVC Alumni Cody Lightning launches career in movie and film.

Esmeralda Diera was selected as YVC’s nominee for Washington state’s Transforming Lives Award. Each year, the Washington State Association of

Each year Yakima Valley College selects a nominee to represent our college in the annual All-USA Academic Team competition. This

Some institutions of higher education make an impact on the lives of individuals and their families long after they’ve walked

Katelyn McDowell '17, who grew up in East Valley, took advantage of YVC’s Running Start program while in high school.