Kenai Peninsula College

School Events and Graduation Dates

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District April 16: Early dismissal, 1:40 p.m. April 18: Vacation day. May 21: School closes.   Chapman School April 1-3: Student… Continue reading

Announcements

The Homer Fish and Game Advisory Council holds an informal drop-in workshop on proposal writing from 5-7 p.m. today in the Homer Public Library Conference… Continue reading

A Ready Homer Starts with you

“Winging it is not an emergency plan,” is the theme of a current Federal Emergency Management Agency campaign. Sadly, national statistics indicate less than 20… Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula economic outlook: Job growth slows a little, still steady

While job growth has risen steadily in the past few years, a state economist predicts a slight decrease in job growth for the Kenai Peninsula… Continue reading

Artist presents talk

Homer performing artist Lynne Roff presents “Creativity, Complexity and Consciousness in the Performing Arts” at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Homer Council on the Arts.… Continue reading

Forum theme: Peninsula open for business

KENAI — The overall theme from local mayors to oil and gas companies Thursday: the economic outlook on the Kenai Peninsula is strong and welcomes… Continue reading

Artist presents talk

Homer performing artist Lynne Roff presents “Creativity, Complexity and Consciousness in the Performing Arts” at 8 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Homer Council on the… Continue reading

College offers art, writing classes in January

The University of Alaska Anchorage Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College offers a variety of visual and literary arts classes next semester, including Beginning,… Continue reading

Veterans Day Ceremonies/Programs Announced Monday, Nov. 11

The 70th anniversary of the World War II military campaign in the Aleutians will be the focus of a Veterans Day program, presented by Kachemak… Continue reading

Announcements

The Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies invites Alaskans to take part in the Wynn Nature Center 50-mile Challenge. The Kick-off for this challenge is at… Continue reading

Borough 911 dispatch reorganization on hold

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly last week stalled plans to combine 911 dispatch services by moving current state employees to the borough payroll. Citing a… Continue reading

School Events

Student news Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo., has annouced the enrollment of two students from Homer for the fall 2013 semester: Connor McCarron is… Continue reading

Announcements

The Kachemak Bay Research Reserve has proposed an amendment to its Community Council Charter and seeks public review and comments. The proposed amendment may be… Continue reading

Twin ribbon cuttings mark KPC expansion

SOLDOTNA — As several hundred people crowded around, waiting to get into the glass, steel and aluminum space housing the Kenai Peninsula College — Kenai… Continue reading

Alaska: Still expensive place to live

Recent figures dissected by economists with the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development show increases in the cost of living in Alaska slowed last… Continue reading

Many contribute to success of 12th writers’ conference

The Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College would like to extend its sincerest appreciation and gratitude to the following individuals, agencies and businesses whose… Continue reading

KBC grads celebrated

Praise and advice, cheers and applause, balloons and bouquets marked the 2013 commencement ceremony of Kachemak Bay Campus, Kenai Peninsula College-University of Alaska Anchorage, held… Continue reading

KBC director being honored for ‘meritorious service’

Among those being recognized at commencement ceremonies for Kachemak Bay Campus, Kenai Peninsula College-University of Alaska Anchorage, is Campus Director Carol Swartz. Honoring her 27… Continue reading

Graduates lining up for commencement at KBC

From GEDs to master’s degrees, 32 students will be honored at the May 8 commencement ceremony of Kachemak Bay Campus, Kenai Peninsula College, University of… Continue reading

Homer’s winning entries dominate ‘Caring for the Kenai’ competition

Ask a Homer High School student what he or she can do, invent or create to better care for the environment of the Kenai Peninsula… Continue reading

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