A social support system refers to a network of people—friends, family, peers that we can turn to for emotional or practical support.
When we welcome a studen[..]
On a sunny Wednesday in early July, Rainier Scholars – Tacoma welcomed its second cohort of students to Summer Stretch at First Creek Middle School with excitement and [..]
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[..]
Our inaugural Summer Stretch Academy for Tacoma’s Cohort 1 is officially a wrap!
Staff and students alike spent six and a half weeks learning, having fun, and tackli[..]
Summer showcases the best of Rainier Scholars, with the juxtaposition of new beginnings and milestone celebrations. It’s a happy, busy time for our scholars, staff and facu[..]
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 Rafael del Castillo, January 2022
We start this new year with a spirit of optimism, fueled by possibilities.
We are recruiting our first cohort in Ta[..]
by Nicole Anthony, Director of Recruitment
As a Tacoma native and an advocate for young people, I am passionate about educational access and the future of[..]
Our 2021-22 interactive virtual program tours are underway. Join us to experience the power and scope of the 12-year Rainier Scholars journey.
You’ll engage with scholar[..]