Throughout the year, Seattle Central hosts a variety of event to engage our internal and external campus communities. Events managed through the Office of Strategic Partnerships include:

  • President’s Day:  A welcome and renewal of commitment for all Seattle Central employees.
  • Scholarship Awards Ceremony: October 28, 2020  A celebration of scholarship recipients together with their families and donors.
  • Connect Central - Speed Networking Event: January 25 - 28, 2021 -  An opportunity for students to connect with professionals in a variety of career paths.
  • TAC Appreciation Event: – A celebration of Advisory Committee members, and opportunity to connect prospective members to the college.
  • Believe Gala: Save the date! June 5th, 2021  Annual gala to celebrate the impact of Seattle Central and celebrate the partners who keep our community strong.
  • Retiree Luncheon & Employee Service Awards: - Celebration of employees' years of service, and annual luncheon welcoming new retirees to the retiree network. 
  • All Alumni Celebration & Commencement: Congratulate the graduating class and annual gathering of alumni network. 
  • Central 2 Community Speaker Series:
    • October 13, 2020 - Girls on the Rise: Untold Stories of Black Women in the Suffrage Movement - Watch Recording
    • March 10, 2021 - Pulitzer Prize winning Poet Jericho Brown on resistance and antiracism through poetry. Tickets available now
    • May 11, 2021 - Poet Cedar Sigo on Indigenous identities and activism through poetry - Tickets available now.  

For more information on how to get involved in any of these events, please contact Emily Thurston at 

For a listing of workshops, meetings and classes on held on Seattle Central's campus, please review our public calendar.