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Olympic College introduces inaugural Hall of Fame class

BREMERTON — After 71 years of athletes, coaches and teams working hard for Olympic College, the school has finally established an Athletic Hall of Fame.… Continue reading

Barbara Ransby is scheduled to speak at Olympic College’s second Presidential Equity and Excellence lecture series on Feb. 28 at the Admiral Theater, in Bremerton.                                Photo courtesy BarbaraRansby.com

Barbara Ransby is the featured speaker at OC’s second Equity and Excellence lecture, Feb. 28

BREMERTON — Olympic College’s second edition of its Presidential Equity and Excellence Lecture Series is scheduled for 7-8 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Admiral Theater.… Continue reading

Barbara Ransby is scheduled to speak at Olympic College’s second Presidential Equity and Excellence lecture series on Feb. 28 at the Admiral Theater, in Bremerton.                                Photo courtesy BarbaraRansby.com

‘Implicit bias’ is focus of Conference for Human Rights Feb. 3 at OC

PORT ORCHARD — The 26th Annual Conference for Human Rights, originally scheduled for Dec. 9 but rescheduled due to snow, will take place Feb. 3… Continue reading

After her lecture on educational equity, Angela Davis signed books and had her photo taken with audience members. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Angela Davis: ‘No liberation without education’

BREMERTON — “Oftentimes, such terms as diversity and inclusion, equity, are designed to deflect our attention away from the pressing issues of forging justice for… Continue reading

After her lecture on educational equity, Angela Davis signed books and had her photo taken with audience members. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Dr. Angela Davis speaks to an audience of hundreds at her equity lecture Jan. 11 at Bremerton High School. The lecture was the first in a series about Equity and Excellence, hosted by Olympic College.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Educational equity lecture receives ‘overwhelming’ response

BREMERTON — Olympic College wants to initiate a community-wide conversation around issues of equity in Kitsap. Who better, perhaps, to jumpstart that conversation than Dr.… Continue reading

Dr. Angela Davis speaks to an audience of hundreds at her equity lecture Jan. 11 at Bremerton High School. The lecture was the first in a series about Equity and Excellence, hosted by Olympic College.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group