About Clark

buildings from past Clark College campusesThe history of Clark College dates back to 1933. 

The dates and timelines on the following pages have been established based on news reports from historic issues of The Columbian newspaper, the Clark County Sun newspaper, the college's Galapagon yearbook, and additional documentation and research through the Fort Vancouver Regional Library, the Clark County Historical Museum and the college's Cannell Library.

Additional dates of importance will be added to these pages throughout the college's 75th anniversary celebration. 

Clark College faculty as photographed for the college's 1936 yearbookLearn about Clark College:

The 1930s
The 1940s (in progress)

Coming soon:

The 1950s 
The 1960s 
The 1970s 

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