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YVCC gets $275,000 grant

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YAKIMA--Yakima Valley Community College gets a $275,000 boost to help underrepresented minority students.

The money is coming from the University of Washington's Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement program (MESA).

YVCC will use the grant to increase the number of minorities earning undergrad degrees in math, science or engineering.