- These Whatcom County students were summer quarter graduates at Whatcom Community College:
Bellingham: Kayla Adams, Gozde Agar, Jaime Albright, Valentina Anderson, Katlyn Antila, Quae Atwood, Jessica Balson, Randi Barkell, Joseph Belleme, Karri Benson, Carlene Berg, John Beringer, Kiersten Bethke, Suchakree Boonyang, Lisa Brisbois, Mark Broyles, Bethany Burroff, Jacqueline Buzzard, Patricia Caballero, Yahir Cantero, Dominic Castner, Sharmila Chandra, Kim Coscarart, Robin Crandall, Lewis Crawford, Elizabeth Damelio, Anatoliy Datskiy, Kimberly Davison and Ugur Dogu.
Katie Earley, Kiana Ecclestone, Kylee Estrada, Michael Faith, I-Chun Findley, Shiori Fujimura, Eunike Gloria, Roshelle Govender, Elizabeth Hancock, Erin Hendrix, Callie Holeman, William Homel, Christopher Human, Christopher Johnson, Ranvir Kaur, Reo Kikuchi, Euyoung Kim, Pradeep Kumarm, Jacob Kysar, Cayman Larry, Hayley Lawson, Charlotte London and Cari Lopes.
Hannah Macdonald, Leah Major, Jason Malinosky, Ashit Mandal, Dustin Marsh, Adam Martin, Samantha Mcfarland, Cheryl Mcnulty, Thomas Merino, Kyle Metcalfe, Brittany Mount, Nusratina Muhammadamin, Thedius Munyalo, Michael Neuterman, Hung Nguyen, Phu Nguyen, Quy Nguyen, Hannah Niemier, Mary Novak, Irma Nugrahanti, Jefferson Nunes, Nana Ono, Odessa Owrakijat, Laura Perry, Christopher Peterson, Carl Porres, Ira Pradmore, Elaine Price and Arditiya Putra.
Kenneth Quiros, Dawn Richardson, Robert Riese, Travis Roark, Cory Rusch, Fernanda Sanchez, Kelsey Shaputis, Kelly Shinabarger, Travis Simpson, Kristina Sleight, Kyle Smith, Allison Stewart, Wiley Stewart, Isharyanti Sulila, Desirae Tarris, Alaina Thayer, Michael Tillotson, Sineka Tornquist, Lisa Treadway, Craig Turner, Stephen Vandehey, Javier Vega, Lisa Whitford, Jaimie Winnett, Justin Wood and Kayley Yasuoka.
Blaine: Jaimie Boles, Curtis Cartier, Nicholas Cunningham, William Gunter, Emily Hughes and Christie Rector.
Deming: Joshua Beckhusen and Natasha King.
Everson: Kathleen Peter and Alexis Wolf.
Ferndale: Michelle Beck, Victor Bueno, Casey Calonita, Nichole Casteel, Allison Chapin, Cortney Hansen, Emily Jones, Jacqueline Marshall, Amber Osborn, Irina Paliyev, Katelynn Rabatin, Senica Selander, Chandra Thompson, Brady Todhunter, Melissa Wilson and Paula Wydur.
Lynden: Carrie Beamer, Mark Brossow, Sarah Friesen, Brandon Jenkins, Brittany Johnson, Danae Neal, Fierra Patton and Nastassia Sahagun.
Maple Falls: Luda Lebedev and Logan Morrison.
Sumas: Angelica Villarreal.
- Linda Starkenburg of Lynden was selected as 2012-13 board president of Lighthouse Mission. She has served on the board since 2009 and succeeds Dave Buys, who will become vice-president. Arlis Bosman was selected board secretary and Gary Haveman was selected board treasurer.
Longtime board members Ralph Lautenbach and Frank Vogel were recognized for their decades of volunteer service at the mission, and outgoing board treasurer John Barry was recognized for his service as well.
- Bellingham native Nathan Boll received two scholarships at University of Montana Western: a $1,500 Montana Space Grant Consortium Space Grant Scholarship and a $2,500 Great Lakes Loan Servicing Center Science Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Scholarship.
Both are on top of the $3,000 Carl & Martha Davis Scholarship that Boll received for the 2012-13 academic year through the UMW Foundation.
A senior mathematics major, Boll spent the 2012 summer as an intern at the National Aeronautic and Space Administration Jet Propulsion Lab. He plans to pursue a doctorate in astrophysics.
- Two students of architecture received scholarships from the American Institute of Architects, Northwest Washington Chapter: Glen Marquardt of Bellingham, a junior at the University of California, Berkeley; and Haley Grunhurd of Ferndale, a junior at Washington State University.
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