Briefs: UW Bothell selects IT department head

UW Bothell selects IT department head

Joe Shelley of Kirkland has been selected to lead the Information Technology department at the University of Washington Bothell. Shelley will serve as assistant vice chancellor for information technology and chief information officer. In that role, he will direct UW Bothell’s eLearning and instructional technology programs as well as oversee central IT functions and support services.

Post Office hiring mechanics

The U.S. Postal Service is hiring career automotive technicians in Seattle and Tacoma to perform routine and complex repairs and maintenance on vehicles used in the Postal Service fleet. Apply online at At the website, go to the bottom of the page and click on “Careers,” then click on “Search our latest job openings.” Under “Location” select Washington.

EdCC receives grant for aquaponics system

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