Foundation Blog

Ari Allen – Anesthesia Technician

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

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

RTC Faculty Takes Reading to National Stage

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

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

Impressive Career Journey Started at RTC More Than 30 Years Ago

Thursday, September 8, 2016

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

Unico Launches New Scholarship to Inspire Future Engineers

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Interview with Darrin Williams, Vice President of Real Estate Services for Unico.

Foundation announces 61 recipients for fall scholarships

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

We are excited to introduce the 61 student scholars who have been awarded a RTC Foundation scholarship for fall quarter.

How RTC Helped Me Land My Dream Job

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

When Ralph Fortunato, Business Director for the Kent School District and Renton Technical College alumnus, talks about being a “non-traditional student,” he enjoys telling the story of when he overheard his fellow accounting students talking in the RTC cafeteria.

Foundation Save the Date 75th Anniversary Events

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Mark you calendars and watch for updates as we celebrate 75 years of student success and innovation.

Student Connections: RTC scholars express gratitude

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The RTC Foundation awarded Spring Quarter Scholarships to 39 students. And they want you to know how much your support means to them.

Fall 2016 scholarship cycle is almost here

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Foundation is excited to announce that our fall scholarship application opens next week on June 6, 2016. Any currently enrolled RTC student with a GPA of 2.5 qualifies for at least one Foundation scholarship. If you know a student who needs help paying for school, please encourage them to apply at: rtc.edu/scholarships

Donor Spotlights: Meet the individuals and companies who make a difference in the lives of RTC students

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

When you ask Jinny Wesson about Renton Technical College she immediately smiles and begins with a rich history that includes horseback riding and key punch classes.

“I’ve seen lots of changes at RTC and in the community,” says Jinny, “And it’s a great place to work.”