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Cancer Happens Celebrates Ten Years

Cancer Happens Celebrates Ten Years

CANCER PATHWAYS CELEBRATES TEN YEARS OF SUCCESS IN EDUCATING HIGH SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS ON CANCER RISK REDUCTION CANCER HAPPENS: A FREE EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE FOR TEENS ON CANCER RISK REDUCTION (Seattle, WA, September 2020) - Following 10 years of success in...

Mesothelioma Awareness Day – September 26th, 2020

Recognizing Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure for Mesothelioma Awareness Day September 26th marks the 17th anniversary of Mesothelioma Awareness Day, a time to raise awareness and educate others about this cancer. While it’s considered a rare disease, it is one of...

Cancer Happens Celebrates Ten Years

Cancer Pathways Awarded CDC Grant

Cancer Pathways is pleased to announce we have been awarded a generous two-year grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to expand our Cancer Happens program. This eLearning teen education program empowers teens about cancer risks and...

Cancer Happens® Summer Online

Cancer Happens® Summer Online

On June 10th, Cancer Pathways hosted a professional development webinar for those who wanted to learn more about our Cancer Happens® Teen Education program, which we provide at no cost to the community, and discussed how to most effectively implement it at schools and...

Sun Protection

Sun Protection

Spring has sprung and the sun has peeked through the clouds. At the moment, many of us are stuck inside and have to remember to keep six feet of physical distance between ourselves and others (learn more at CDC.gov). If you do venture outside for essential reasons –...

Cancer Happens eLearning

Cancer Happens eLearning

Hello Educators, As schools across the country are closing due to (COVID-19), Cancer Pathways is here to help students continue their education from home. We would like to offer our online modules, Cancer Happens® eLearning, to those students and faculty working...

Cancer Happens eLearning

Meet Our Health Educators!

Meet just a few of the fantastic folks who present Cancer Happens, our teen cancer prevention curriculum, in high schools in Washington state and beyond! Dana Alvin ♦ Alma Mater: University of Georgia ♦ Degree: Masters of Public Health ♦ Joined Cancer Pathways: August...

Brighton Jones Volunteer Spotlight

Brighton Jones Volunteer Spotlight

Brighton Jones is a wealth management and financial advisory company that started here in Seattle. For their 20th anniversary, they sent groups of employees out to local nonprofits to volunteer for the day. We were one of those lucky nonprofits and were visited by six...

HPV & the HPV Vaccine

HPV & the HPV Vaccine

HPV and the HPV Vaccine One of the topics we cover in our Cancer Happens ® classroom presentation is how important it is to get the HPV vaccine. In speaking with teens and preteens over the years, we discovered that there’s a lot of confusion around this topic. So...

How to Write a Winning Essay

How to Write a Winning Essay

As we open our 12th Annual Cancer Unwrapped® Teen Writing Contest, we're reminded that writing an essay can be very challenging. And writing an essay that is going to be judged, whether it's by an admissions office or a contest judge, can leave the writer wondering...