Libraries to no longer provide proctoring
With the loss of more than 95 positions since 2008, the need to maintain other services that benefit a broader clientele and the fact that several other organizations in the community offer proctoring services, the Library Director recommended to the Library Board of Trustees that WCLS no longer provide proctoring.
Mayor Cashell to speak at TMCC’s “College for a Day” event
RENO — On Wednesday, TMCC’s Adult Basic Education Program will host its “College for a Day” event welcoming keynote speaker, Reno Mayor Bob Cashell at 6:30 p.m. at the V. James Eardley Student Center at TMCC. “College for a Day” was developed to increase the aspirations and readiness of students studying in the TMCC Adult Basic Education Program’s General Education Development (GED) or English as a Second Language (ESL) programs for post-secon...
‘Like’ Umpqua’s Facebook Page to raise money for local schools
PORTLAND, Ore. — In time for back-to-school on Saturday, Umpqua Bank is offering families a simple way to give back to schools with the launch of its Give Back to School Fund. Beginning Friday, Umpqua will add $1 to the fund for every new Like on its Facebook page. The fund will provide grants to K-12 schools in Oregon, Washington, California and Nevada. After Liking Umpqua’s Facebook page, fans are encouraged to nominate their school to recei...