News Announcements

2/11/18 - Local professor and retired school teacher write book on special needs children, KIMA
Karen Nicksich says raising a child with special needs had its moments of heartbreak.

2/11/18 - Some Yakima Valley classrooms flip tradition, Yakima Herald Republic
Humberto Urrutia took a closer look at the back of the life-size bust of Batman he created in an art class at Yakima Valley College.

1/30/18 Community response teams to create safer neighborhoods, KIMA-TV
Community members are working together to create safer neighborhoods in the Yakima and Kittitas counties.

1/29/18 - Local author's daughter encourages inspiring new book, KNDU-TV
A retired teacher of 34 years transplanted to eastern Washington a few years ago and took on her next chapter in life as an author. She wrote two children's books based around dogs and life lessons and then she took on a challenger that her daughter kept pushing.

1/29/19 - In Basket: Matt Kincaid, Yakima Herald Republic
Dr. Matt Kincaid, an associate professor of business at Heritage University, is named on The Top 100 Leadership Speakers for 2018 list as published by Inc. Magazine.

1/27/18 - Medical students learn the art of culinary medicine, KAPP-TV
On Saturday morning, medical students from Central Washington University, Washington State University, Heritage University and Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences participated in a culinary medicine workshop at Eisenhower High School in Yakima.

1/22/18 - Educator in Toppenish honored as a top leadership speaker, KIMA-TV
A local educator is gaining recognition for his profound talent in speaking and communication.

1/22/18 - Wanda and her alpacas
Working with alpacas, goats and Grand Pyrenees guard dogs has filled Prosser woman Wanda Carpenter’s life since her retirement from teaching.

1/22/18 - Heritage University hires new staff members, Yakima Herald Republic
Heritage University hired several new staff members: • Taylor Hall was named vice president of finance and chief financial officer. He previously worked at Regency Pacific Management, where he served as the director of finance and accounting...

1/20/18 - Heritage University abre periodo para solicitar becas completas, El Sol de Yakima
José Ortiz-García vislumbra un futuro profesional brillante con trabajo en un laboratorio nacional, después que obtenga su título de Heritage University.

1/18/18 - Heritage University obtiene más becas, El Sol de Yakima
José Ortiz-García vislumbra un futuro profesional brillante con trabajo en un laboratorio nacional, después que obtenga su título de Heritage University.

1/16/18 - Hundreds march for 'dream', Daily Sun News
The recorded voice of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s plea for justice filled the air Monday as hundreds gathered to pay tribute to the civil right activist.

1/6/18 - YVC math professor makes good side gig out of bad puns, Yakima Herald Republic
Math is one of Ben Mayo’s favorite subjects. He teaches math at Yakima Valley College, has written two math books that he uses in class and likes working through math problems with his students.

1/3/18 - Food drive, marches, more planned around Valley to honor MLK, Yakima Herald Republic
Events honoring Martin Luther King Jr. will begin Jan. 8 with a food drive and culminate Jan. 15 with peace walks and special programs.

11/13/17 - The first Navajo woman surgeon visits Heritage University, KVEW-TV
Heritage University kicked off its Spirituality Week with special guest Dr. Lori Arviso Alvord.

  
 2018 Press Releases

2/12/2018 - Administrative Changes Announced at Heritage University
Today President Andrew Sund, Ph.D. announced several changes within the administrative ranks at Heritage University.

1/29/18 - Heritage University and Dispute Resolution Center Forming Community Response Teams
Heritage University and the Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties (DRC) are forming Community Response Teams to create safer, more peaceful communities.

1/22/18 - Heritage University Faculty Member Named Among Top Leadership Speakers for 2018
Dr. Matt Kincaid, an associate professor of business at Heritage University, is named on The Top 100 Leadership Speakers for 2018 list as published by Inc. Magazine.

1/11/18 - Heritage University to Hold Events Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.
Heritage University will hold three events on January 18-19 to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.