The topic of self-esteem is a relatively new idea. It is a term that has been socially constructed within recent years as our culture has given greater attention to how we make meaning of our lives and our place within the world. It is often challenging to discuss ideas of self-esteem in clear or concrete terms, for it is a term that is intangible and impossible to objectively measure.
The Kenmore-based business Glacier Northwest Inc. was among four companies that recently earned top environmental compliance awards for meeting or exceeding King County’s water quality permit regulations in 2007.
They ran, they rested, they sang — and then the World Harmony Run crew was off to its next destination.
For about 45 minutes last Thursday morning, 13 athletes from around the globe descended upon the Park at Bothell Landing and shared their visions of unity with a small crowd that included Mayor Mark Lamb and City Manager Bob Stowe.
Samuel Mullins, 18, a recent Inglemoor High graduate with a diploma from the international baccalaureate program, recently attained the rank of Eagle Scout. It’s the highest rank to be earned through the Boy Scouts of America program.
Cascadia Community College has honored two faculty members with the annual Excellence in Teaching, Learning and Service award. The recipients for 2008 are Melissa Estelle and Jared Leising. As part of the honor, each will receive an award of $1,000 for professional development or to support a Cascadia program.