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Introducing: Student Success Stories

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We have always prided ourselves on our student highlights. We appreciate and admire what they do every day, and we want to continue to show them the love on our blog. That’s why we’re making a change. Where once you could win the “Digital Marketing Award”, you can now be honored with a “Student Success […]

Cosmetology Student Success Story: Jake Topinio

Everyone, please meet Jake Topinio, Renton’s Digital Marketing Award winner for the month of August! Jake started his journey after moving to Washington from Hawaii, where he was already making a name for himself in the barbering community. I can’t imagine how difficult it would be to, not only leave home, but to pair that […]

Cosmetology Student Success Story: Chris Davis

Sometimes when you have an idea of what you want, life has a different plan for you. That is what happened to our Digital Marketing Award winner for the month of July, Chris Davis, from our Bellevue Campus. Life pointed him in the direction of Cosmetology and he is now halfway through the program and […]

Cosmetology Student Success Story: Sabrina Mora

Almost everyone can say that at some point in their life, at least one of their friends either had the passion to do, or actively did hair in the bathroom, garage or kitchen at home. For Sabrina Mora, the Digital Marketing Award winner for the month of June at our Renton campus, her story goes along those […]

Cosmetology Student Success Story: Madoka Yoneshige

More often than not, people discover their passions and decide what career path they want to take when they are young. Whether it be a doctor, police officer, or hair stylist, they discover their passions and interests and make the decision. Different experiences trigger different discoveries and interests. For Madoka Yoneshige, our Digital Marketing Award […]

Digital Marketing Award: Shelby Wunch

Sometimes in life, people discover their passions at a young age. Others it takes a little time to figure out their path. Luckily, for our Digital Marketing Award winner for the month of May at our Renton Campus, Shelby Wunch, she always knew that hair was her passion. She had been doing not only her […]

Hairdressing License That Takes Less Time & Less Money

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Take a Listen to Our Interview What’s New? A new “Hair Design” license has been introduced in Washington State. Prior to 2016, those that wanted to cut and color hair signed up for a Cosmetology Program. Now there is a new license that would allow a future professional to cut and color in less time […]

Barbering VS Hair Design License in Washington State

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Last year, a new “Hair Design” license that was introduced in Washington State. Prior to 2016, only two distinctions were available when it came to professions styling hair in the state; either you were a Cosmetologist or a Barber. Many people have reached out to me, Frank, to ask what was different. Can a Hair […]

Bellingham Beauty School Closure: What to do?

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Recently, a beauty school in Bellingham closed. Many of their students and parents were frustrated, hurt, angry and discouraged. Students reached out to the state licensing agency, and colleges like ours, asking for direction and guidance. In support, our college hosted an information session to help these displaced students understand what they may want to do. […]

Digital Marketing Award: Nadia Demyanova

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Everybody has their reasons for joining a specific industry and we were so happy to hear that this month’s Digital Marketing Award winner, Nadia Demyanova, is on the path to following her passions she’s had since she was a teenager! Nadia is about halfway through the Cosmetology program at Evergreen and we were so excited to […]