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Feb 13, 2019

Larsen Introduces Legislation to Boost Access to STEM Job Opportunities

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today introduced legislation to help high school students access in-demand jobs related to growing Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) industries by creating a pathway through community college and into an in-demand apprenticeship.

Nov 7, 2018

Larsen Announces Winner of 2018 Congressional App Challenge

EVERETT, WA—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today announced Will Garrison, a student at Burlington-Edison High School, as the winner of the 2018 Congressional App Challenge.

Apr 5, 2018

Larsen to Host Forum on Gun Violence

EVERETT, WA— On Saturday, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) will host a forum on gun violence and school safety. The public event will include student speakers, Snohomish County Sheriff Office Captain Scott Parker, University of Washington School of Public Health Professor Frederick Rivara and Snohomish County NAACP Criminal Justice Chair Riall Johnson.

Feb 13, 2018

Congressman Larsen Advocates for Earlier STEM Education

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) continued his commitment to building the future workforce by voting for legislation that aims to increase science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in early childhood education.

Feb 7, 2018

Larsen Recognizes National Career and Technical Education Month

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) joined his House colleagues in introducing a resolution recognizing February as National Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month.

Aug 9, 2017

Larsen Announces 2017 Congressional App Challenge & Hackathon

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today announced the launch of the 2017 Congressional App Challenge & Hackathon – an opportunity for students to learn key computer science skills by creating their own original applications.