2015 SCC Singing Contest

We have so many talented international students at Shoreline Community College! On February 26th, Hong Kong Student Association (HKAS) partnered with Chinese Cultural Club (CCC) and presented Shoreline Community College 2015 Singing Contest in Quiet Dining Room.

The room was really crowed with almost 20 student candidates and over 60 audience. One student named Fongyu Yeh (Ruby) from Taiwan was playing guitar while singing with her beautiful voice. In the end, she won the first place with $50 Amazon gift card.

New students, are you good at singing? We are looking forward to having you on stage soon!












Let’s Celebrate the Year of Goat!

On February 24th, 2015 International Education department partnered with the Confucius Institute of Washington State and offer a traditional Lunar New Year Celebration in Quiet Dining Room at Shoreline Community College.

There were lots of delicious food including, Chinese dumplings, spring rolls, tofu salad and spice beef tender. At the same time, participants enjoyed various cultural actives. Some people learnt their name in Chinese and wrote in traditional calligraphy; others made fortune knot and cut red papers for the Year of Goat. Over 300 Shoreline students, faculties and community members attended the Lunar New Year Celebration.

This event was made possible by a grant the College received from the Confucius Institute of Washington to promote Chinese language and culture on campus and in the community. A lot of international students also contribute their talents through three student clubs and organizations, such Lunar Chinese Culture Club, Hong Kong Student Association and Photography Club.















Taiwanese Student Association Night Market

Taiwanese Student Association (TSA) rang in the Lunar New Year with a Night Market celebration on Friday February 20th in the PUB Main Dining Room at Shoreline Community College.
Many students stopped by to join by eating delicious homemade dumplings and other Taiwanese dishes, sip on bubble tea and play games. TSA is among the many clubs students get involved in on campus. All the student organizations and clubs at Shoreline Community College are listed on the Echo exchange site.












Lunar New Year Celebration at Shoreline!

Lunar New Year refers to the first day of a secular, sacred or other year whose months are coordinated the cycles of the moon.

Many people in Asia celebrate the Lunar New Year. 2015 is the Year of Goat. People born in a year of the Goat are generally believed to be gentle, mild-mannered, sympathetic, amicable and brimming with a strong sense of kindheartedness and justice.

We cordially invite you to join us in celebrating the Lunar New Year on Tuesday, February 24, from 11:30am to 1:30pm at RM. 9208. We provide yummy dumplings, Chinese calligraphy, tradition paper cutting and festival music. Join us and have fun!




Pictures from 2014 Lunar New Year Celebration:




Bubble Tea Party!

The International Peer Mentors (IPMs) hosted the Bubble Tea Party last Friday Febuary 6th in the PUB (Pagoda Union Building). Over 75 Shoreline Community College students attended this event! The IPMs provided free Bubble Tea from a local restaurant, Looking for Chai. There were also many activities. Board Game Club brought board games for students to play while they enjoyed drinking their delicious bubble teas and Film Club showed their student made film, “6 Seconds.” Also, there was a bingo game with an opportunity to win movie ticket prizes. Students socialized, played and learned games, and created new memories.
The IPMs and International Education has some more exciting events coming soon so check out our Facebook pages.











Cassie Kwon-Student Engagement Manager, International Education