Rainier Scholars – Tacoma’s program goal is to increase college access for students of color in the Tacoma community. Rainier Scholars focuses on supporting students most[..]
by Zoe Hardwick
When I was young, and my mom was at work or went to the store, I would sneak into her closet and pick out a pair of high heels. Depending on the scenario i[..]
We are just a few days away from our April 27 virtual luncheon.
As we’ve been working to create an inspiring program for you, I’ve had the opportunity to reflect on th[..]
Take a look at what Rainier Scholars – Tacoma has been up to!
Selecting our first cohort: The Tacoma team started combing through approximately 75 student applic[..]
by Jennifer Ward, January 2022
Exciting things are happening with the Tacoma program! Active recruitment is underway, after countless time and energy spent meeting wit[..]
Lily Ghebrai, Cohort 3
by Alison Krupnick
It’s a long way from Eritrea to New York and the steps along Lily Ghebrai’s journey included Dallas, Seattle, and Vermont.[..]
by Rafael del Castillo, September 2021
My first six weeks at Rainier Scholars have flown by. I am grateful to those who have taken the time to share their perspective[..]
by Jennifer Ward, Chief Operating Officer, September 2021
With Rainier Scholars – Tacoma officially launched, our team is starting to lay the groundwork for fall[..]
Daniel Ewnetu and Simon Mehari are first-generation college graduates embarking on global finance careers in New York City.