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NEWS FROM THE HSEM CENTER OF EXCELLENCE

2019 Wahkiakum Career Day

The second round of Wahkiakum Career Day is April 19! We hope you will join us and host a table at the event to help educate young people about the companies, industries and career opportunities in our area. We are seeking employers in and around Wahkiakum County from all industries:
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Employer Engagement Networking Breakfast

Please join us on March 8, 2019 for a breakfast networking event hosted by the Center of Excellence for Homeland Security-Emergency Management Board and staff. We will discuss degree programs in HSEM, Criminal Justice, Occupational Health & Safety...
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COE HSEM Networking Event – March 8th, 2019

Please join us for a breakfast networking event hosted by the Center of Excellence for Homeland Security-Emergency Management Board and staff. We will discuss degree programs from 8:30am-10:30am and the Board Meeting will follow from 10:30am-3:00pm.
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18 Reasons Why We’re Proud of 2018

We are a team of dedicated Board Members, staff, volunteers and Senior Fellows who support our community and technical colleges (SBCTC), and business and industry partners to train and educate a skilled workforce that helps maintain our safety and security...
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Confluence News Magazine: January – February, 2019

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the January - February, 2019 edition of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence News Magazine – December 2018 (2)

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the December (2) edition of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence News Magazine – Holiday Edition

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the Holiday Edition of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence News Magazine – December 2018

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the December, 2018 edition of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence News Magazine – Veterans Edition

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the Veterans Edition of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence News Magazine – November 2018

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the November Issue of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence News Magazine – October 2018

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the September Issue of Confluence News Magazine.
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HSEM Center of Excellence – Internship Guidebook

This Guidebook is intended for employers with any level of knowledge of internships. It can serve as a training tool for those looking to understand what an internship program is and is not, identify the purpose of an internship program, and much more.
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2018 NCWE Conference – Success Through Partnerships

Community college educators often find themselves competing head-to-head with other education and workforce improvement offerings. Yet, many may find themselves unable to out-market or out perform other suppliers of the education industry due to resource constraints.
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Securing the Supply Chain Forum – Farm to Fork

This Forum will expand the concepts presented at the 2017 forum, with a renewed goal of increasing awareness of food protection, security, response to emergencies and defense of our agriculture and food based economies, and arable land availability.
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ASIS Puget Sound Chapter Event Summary

The Center was invited to participate in yesterday's ASIS Puget Sound Chapter at the Space Needle Corporation. The topic was "Where does Security fit in your brand’s “first impression”? Balancing Hardening with Transformative & Welcoming Guest Experience"
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Confluence News Magazine – September 2018

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the September Issue of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence News Magazine – July 2018

Confluence serves as an intersection where we share events, interests, and important information about our Center and the state’s all-hazard emergency management pathway programs. Click here for the July Issue of Confluence News Magazine.
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Confluence Media: The Exchange and Flow of Information and Ideas

Confluence Media will support the Center's discussions about the increasing demand for trained and experienced professionals in the all-hazard emergency management fields and what role the Center plays in helping CTC programs, students and employers...
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Women in Leadership Forum – Women in Politics

Come join us for the fourth annual Women in Leadership Forum. This year's topic is Women in Politics. A record number of women are running for office. There is an unprecedented surge of first time female candidates running for offices big and small...
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Exploring Government and Private Sector Applications of UAS-Drones in Washington State Workshop Summary

Tom Hagen (President Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Cascade Chapter). Drone was coined in 1930s by the Navy. Today UAS/Drone is an acknowledgement of a link with vehicle with no driver on board. Hagan envisions a fleet of UAS by 2050...
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