One of the most intriguing aspects of Teatro ZinZanni is arguably its aerial artists – masters of the air, they hang from silk drapes or from a trapeze like flying ballet dancers. With grace, majesty and a certain solemnity, they bring gasps from the audience, defying gravity with thrilling verve and risk.
From the policymakers who argue that undocumented college students steal spots of U.S.-born students, to Latinos being labeled as “underachievers” not fit for higher education, to an alarming rate of students who drop out in high school – there are a variety of factors that contribute to the fact that only 19 percent of Latinos have a college degree.
When Mercer Island artist Lynne Saad was diagnosed with breast cancer, you could see it in her paintings.
“All the color left her work and everything was just black-and-white,” said Catherine Person, a friend and owner of the Seattle gallery where Saad was able to hold her last show in 2009 called “Unexpected Oppurtunity.”
Elizabeth Smart will never forget her mother’s wise words. After Smart was kidnapped as a 14-year-old from her Salt Lake City home in 2002 and raped and tortured for almost a year, it was her mother’s advice that helped her heal from all her captor had done.
With a looming end of the school year, the school board met last night to discuss how it will go about finding the next person to lead the district now that top candidate Susan Enfield has accepted a position in Burien.
Bellevue High School Junior Yeonsoo Kim is a finalist in Safeway’s Lucerne “Art of Dairy” contest, which comes with a $30,000 grand prize. The public vote to determine the winner is April 16-May 15.
The Bellevue School Board is back to the drawing board on picking a new superintendent. The board’s top candidate, Dr. Susan Enfield, will not be leading schools here, but in Burien for the Highline School District.
The Bellevue School Board voted Friday, Feb. 17 to contact Susan Enfield to see if she is interesting in participating in an accelerated interview process to determine if she would be a good fit as district superintendent.
To compete with other school districts who are vying for Seattle Schools interim supt., Susan Enfield, the Bellevue School Board announced today that it will seriously be considering Enfield as a replacement to Amalia Cudeiro.
Enjoy a decadent dinner at John Howie Steak on Tuesday, Feb. 14. Guests will enjoy a three-course dinner for $55 (exclusive of tax and gratuity) in the restaurant’s Piano Lounge. The pre-set menu includes a choice of soup or salad, five entrees, and three desserts, and a glass of bubbly. The night will inched live music. John Howie Steak is located at The Shops at The Bravern, 11111 NE Eighth St., Suite 125, Bellevue. www.johnhowiesteak.com