According to American Welder Magazine, approximately six percent of the welders in the United States are women. Kali Wealch, an occupational studies student at Washtenaw Community College, is one of them.
Marisol Warunek, an administrative assistant for the Adult Transitions GED Pathways program, is the first person most potential GED students meet at WCC. It doesn’t take long to realize they’re speaking with a living billboard for conquering apprehension and capitalizing on a second chance.
At the age of 31, L’Oreal Hawkes-Williams had a moment of clarity about the purpose of her future. The pursuit of that dream has taken her from WCC to the University of Michigan and the foundation of a self-sustaining, hydro-garden in Detroit.
A Washtenaw Community College photography student took an existing partnership between the college’s Digital Media Arts department and the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center and introduced several fascinating new layers.
WCC recently became one of four colleges in the state of Michigan to receive Tree Campus USA certification from the Arbor Day Foundation and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.