Events and Celebrations

Our celebration won’t be complete without you! Join us for the exciting events scheduled throughout the year, and share your event experience using #SeattleCentral50.

Central to Inspiration

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | 4 - 8 p.m.

Since its founding in 1966, Seattle Central has provided high-quality education and career training to our community. To help us celebrate the many students inspired at Seattle Central, please join us for a special, year-end event, featuring:

  • A showcase of student learning and achievements.
  • A 50th Anniversary "toast" and remarks by President Sheila Edwards Lange, Ph.D.
  • An opportunity to win prizes and receive 50th Anniversary items.
  • Interactive activities to share your thoughts and experiences.

Interested in attending Seattle Central? We will be offering information sessions and campus tour:

Do you want to feature student work at the event? Contact AK at Akinlana.Sterling@seattlecolleges.edu with general questions, or complete the survey and a member of the 50th Anniversary committee will be in touch about your participation.


Central to Transformation

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017

We celebrated the Seattle Central College community and the careers it has inspired. The event featured speed-mentoring activities with 60 business and community leaders, who helped current and future Seattle Central students learn about a variety of educational and career paths.

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Central to Involvement

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 10:00a.m. - 2p.m.

Students will soon have the opportunity to get more involved and participate in the 50th Anniversary celebration at Seattle Central College.

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Central to Social Impact & Activism

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 | 10:20a.m. - 12p.m.

In conjunction with Seattle Central’s annual President’s Day, we held a community-wide event that celebrated the college’s history of social impact and activism.

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Other 50th events

We will host additional 50th themed events throughout the year to reflect on the college’s history, celebrate our role in the community and build a vision for the future. Events include:

Please look forward to more event details, and contact PIO.Central@seattlecolleges.edu if you have questions about participating in an event or hosting a 50th themed event.