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Namibia Economist
The timely autobiography of an American mythologistcitizen and hell-raiser the Jersey Shore had to offer”. A grandmother smothered
The timely autobiography of an American mythologist
Namibia Economist / Posted an hour ago
citizen and hell-raiser the Jersey Shore had to offer”. A grandmother smothered him with “horrible unforgettable boundary-less love”; Catholicism imbued a spirit of rebellion and a faith that “walked alongside me as a waking dream my... Read more
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Valley Free Press
Fundraiser to benefit Mimi Bryan Memorial ScholarshipBoard of Directors will consider all complete applications submitted. The schol
Fundraiser to benefit Mimi Bryan Memorial Scholarship
Valley Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
Board of Directors will consider all complete applications submitted. The scholarship will be awarded to a graduating, college-bound senior from high schools in Sandwich and the surrounding community. The review committee’s decision will be... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Participants wanted for next Wilmington's Got Talentgender charter school in North Carolina and “seeks to close the achievement and
Participants wanted for next Wilmington's Got Talent
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 hours ago
gender charter school in North Carolina and “seeks to close the achievement and opportunity gaps for first generation, college-bound young women.” The 2015 Wilmington’s Got Talent event raised $18,000 to purchase reclining chairs for each of... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
City waives CUNY application fee for low-income high school seniorsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Applying for admission to the College of Staten Island,
City waives CUNY application fee for low-income high school seniors
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 hours ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Applying for admission to the College of Staten Island, or any other City University of New York (CUNY) college just got cheaper for Staten Island high school seniors from low-income families. Mayor Bill de Blasio and City... Read more
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The Mercury News
SAT scores: California lags nationsaw a 1.6 percent increase in the number of seniors taking the test to nearly 2
SAT scores: California lags nation
The Mercury News / Posted 14 hours ago
saw a 1.6 percent increase in the number of seniors taking the test to nearly 241,600 students. According to the College Board, the private group that runs the test, the increase is due to districts like West Contra Costa and San Jose... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
College applications just got cheaper for some New Yorkers; CUNY application fee waived for low-income familiesThe City will be waiving application fees to CUNY for low-income New Yorkers, o
College applications just got cheaper for some New Yorkers; CUNY application fee waived for low-income families
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 23 hours ago
The City will be waiving application fees to CUNY for low-income New Yorkers, officials announced Monday. NEW YORK — College can be expensive even before tuition bills are due, but the city is making it just a little bit cheaper for some. The City... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Judith I. Tripp, editor and longtime Howard County Strider, diesin 1960 from Rye Country Day School. After graduating in 1964 with a bachelor'
Judith I. Tripp, editor and longtime Howard County Strider, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
in 1960 from Rye Country Day School. After graduating in 1964 with a bachelor's degree in English from Connecticut College, she began her career as an editor working for McGraw-Hill in New York City. In 1965, she began editing the magazine... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
St. Charles foundation provides extras for studentsfor each of the high schools. Yet the foundation doesn’t stop there. Every yea
St. Charles foundation provides extras for students
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
for each of the high schools. Yet the foundation doesn’t stop there. Every year, it awards four $1,000 scholarships to college-bound St. Charles students who submit essays to the foundation board. The foundation welcomes donations, and there... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Business leaders needed to help students explore careershopes the dinner will recruit five or more leader groups. The program, he expla
Business leaders needed to help students explore careers
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted yesterday
hopes the dinner will recruit five or more leader groups. The program, he explained, "is not just exclusive to college-bound or vocational careers." "If any young person has a career interest, they can contact the Northwest Texas... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Endangered Maine ‘church ladies’ live their faith, support their communitiesraises throughout the year is distributed to various local funds and causes, in
Endangered Maine ‘church ladies’ live their faith, support their communities
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
raises throughout the year is distributed to various local funds and causes, including $600 to the church itself, a $100 college scholarship for a graduating high school senior, shoe vouchers for children in low-income families, support for the... Read more
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Al.com
GoFundMe in Alabama: See where residents open their wallets, heartson GoFundMe, Solomon views the site as a way to make positive change in society
GoFundMe in Alabama: See where residents open their wallets, hearts
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
on GoFundMe, Solomon views the site as a way to make positive change in society – from enabling financially strapped college-bound seniors to go to school to giving homeowners natural disaster relief quicker than the government. "Whether... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Quail Homes: Finding the right fit for empty nestersfinding other work or retiring in the eight years since the recession began. Si
Quail Homes: Finding the right fit for empty nesters
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 4 days ago
finding other work or retiring in the eight years since the recession began. Simultaneously, Girod points to an emphasis on college prep in high school, rather than offering vocational training to students who may not be college-bound. “That kind... Read more
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The New Yorker
A Multicultural “Magnificent Seven”directed by Andrew Neel, and we are glimpsing a fraternity at play. Most of the
A Multicultural “Magnificent Seven”
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
directed by Andrew Neel, and we are glimpsing a fraternity at play. Most of the action unfolds at Brookman, a fictitious college at which Brad (Ben Schnetzer), still smarting from a random assault and robbery back home, arrives as a freshman. His... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival in Soulardto celebrate the common heritage of Hispanic nations. Proceeds from the event a
Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival in Soulard
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
to celebrate the common heritage of Hispanic nations. Proceeds from the event are used to fund scholarships distributed to college-bound students as well as under-privileged children. Admission is free! Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival Soulard... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Survivor of sex trafficking shares her harrowing story with News 6said. Earlier this year, two Orange County high school students were victims o
Survivor of sex trafficking shares her harrowing story with News 6
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
said. Earlier this year, two Orange County high school students were victims of sex trafficking. Both were"A" students and college bound. "If you looked at it from the outside and you saw them in a shopping mall or you saw them at some event you... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival Sept. 23-25 in Soulardto celebrate the common heritage of Hispanic nations. Proceeds from the event a
Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival Sept. 23-25 in Soulard
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
to celebrate the common heritage of Hispanic nations. Proceeds from the event are used to fund scholarships distributed to college-bound students as well as under-privileged children. Admission is free! Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival Soulard... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Thousands of volunteers clean up San Francisco’s beachesschool seniors walked Ocean Beach, stopping to snag gum wrappers and other litt
Thousands of volunteers clean up San Francisco’s beaches
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
school seniors walked Ocean Beach, stopping to snag gum wrappers and other little litter caught in the sand. Why’d the two college-bound teenagers give up a Saturday of sleeping in? “This is our environment,” Fisher said. “This is our Earth. It’s... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Billerica had the answers, Indians win wild one, 44-35Brooks, meanwhile hauled in three passes for 100 yards. It was enough to overco
Billerica had the answers, Indians win wild one, 44-35
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Brooks, meanwhile hauled in three passes for 100 yards. It was enough to overcome a phenomenal effort from Andover's Boston College-bound senior QB EJ Perry, who completed 30-of-46 passes for 428 yards and five TDs. Advertisement Perry connected... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Q & A With Mapillar Dahn - Sickel Cell Disease Activist and Modelbut going into countries with a high sickle cell population and expanding our a
Q & A With Mapillar Dahn - Sickel Cell Disease Activist and Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
but going into countries with a high sickle cell population and expanding our awareness efforts. I would like to have college scholarships for college-bound sickle cell patients to encourage them in their educational endeavors. I will like to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardable to apply for Elks National Foundation scholarships. These scholarships of
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
able to apply for Elks National Foundation scholarships. These scholarships offer students financial assistance throughout college, the chance to reach their goals at their dream schools, and the opportunity to connect to Elks communities on and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Mortgage Minutebut the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of
Mortgage Minute
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
but the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundHundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound When you think back to your time in elementary... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
23 year old indicted on Intoxicated Manslaughter charge from fatal May accidentbut the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of
23 year old indicted on Intoxicated Manslaughter charge from fatal May accident
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
but the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundHundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound When you think back to your time in elementary... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
5-old brings 30 packs of heroin to schoolbut the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of
5-old brings 30 packs of heroin to school
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
but the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundHundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound When you think back to your time in elementary... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundon the brain. But that's exactly what educators are Margaret Wills Elementary a
Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
on the brain. But that's exactly what educators are Margaret Wills Elementary are trying to accomplish with this year's College Bound Back to School Night. 6-year-old Taiwan Harper has never set foot on a college campus, but through College... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundon the brain. But that's exactly what educators are Margaret Wills Elementary a
Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
on the brain. But that's exactly what educators are Margaret Wills Elementary are trying to accomplish with this year's College Bound Back to School Night. 6-year-old Taiwan Harper has never set foot on a college campus, but through College... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundbut the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... When you
Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
but the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... When you think back to your time in elementary... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Men flagged down to help abducted girl: 'No one prepares for a scene like that'but the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of
Men flagged down to help abducted girl: 'No one prepares for a scene like that'
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
but the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundHundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound When you think back to your time in elementary... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Win money by bragging about your shelter petbut the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of
Win money by bragging about your shelter pet
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
but the time to enter is now. How has your life changed since y... Hundreds of elementary school students say they're college boundHundreds of elementary school students say they're college bound When you think back to your time in elementary... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Hartford Foundation Meets Goal For New Hurley Scholarshipa new scholarship in honor of the late Walter "Doc" Hurley, a former city educa
Hartford Foundation Meets Goal For New Hurley Scholarship
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
a new scholarship in honor of the late Walter "Doc" Hurley, a former city educator who helped hundreds of students attend college through his own aid program. After a public call for donations last month, foundation officials said Monday they... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
EXCLUSIVE: 'They just treated us as criminals,' arrested BCSO Whataburger teens sayis a member of the National Society of High School Scholars with a 3.8 grade po
EXCLUSIVE: 'They just treated us as criminals,' arrested BCSO Whataburger teens say
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 13 days ago
is a member of the National Society of High School Scholars with a 3.8 grade point average at Clemens High School. The college bound girls, however, are learning a highly debated lesson outside the classroom in law and order. "People just look... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Program for Jupiter High freshmen can jump-start college careerJUPITER HIGH “College 101” will give college-bound freshmen and their parents
Program for Jupiter High freshmen can jump-start college career
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 days ago
JUPITER HIGH “College 101” will give college-bound freshmen and their parents information on how to get a jump-start on higher education. The program begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the auditorium. Starting off the school year right at Trinity... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
What are some of the top priorities for Texas's 85th Legislature?wants to help improve the embattled child welfare system, find a better funding
What are some of the top priorities for Texas's 85th Legislature?
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
wants to help improve the embattled child welfare system, find a better funding system for public schools and ensure that college-bound youths can make their higher-education journey no matter what their family’s financial situation. Rounding out... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Teachers need public supportto our nation’s classrooms. Otherwise, as a recent study shows, few students as
Teachers need public support
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
to our nation’s classrooms. Otherwise, as a recent study shows, few students aspire to be teachers – only five percent of college-bound students were interested in pursuing a career in education in 2014. Is there any wonder? Nationally, teachers... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Stevens Institute tops U.S. in student debta private university in Hoboken, has an average student debt at graduation of $
Stevens Institute tops U.S. in student debt
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
a private university in Hoboken, has an average student debt at graduation of $48,244, according to the 2017 Best Colleges Guide from U.S. News and World Report. Nearly three-quarters of Stevens’ students have taken out loans, according to... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Scholarship Applications Being Accepted For Hamilton County High School GirlsThirty-One Gifts announces applications are being accepted now for the Cindy Mo
Scholarship Applications Being Accepted For Hamilton County High School Girls
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
Thirty-One Gifts announces applications are being accepted now for the Cindy Monroe Values and Vision Scholarship for college-bound high-school girls of Hamilton County. The annual scholarship was established in 2013 by the company’s philanthropic... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Brian Moss 9/11 Legacy Lives On With Scholarship Golf Tourney In Skiatookis awarded to students who likely wouldn't be able to continue their education
Brian Moss 9/11 Legacy Lives On With Scholarship Golf Tourney In Skiatook
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 16 days ago
is awarded to students who likely wouldn't be able to continue their education without the help. "A lot of them are not college-bound students, so this scholarship goes into technical schools and training school," said Pat Moss, Brian's... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Getting a leg up on college admissionsArticle Tools High school students who need help navigating through the cumber
Getting a leg up on college admissions
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Article Tools High school students who need help navigating through the cumbersome college admissions process can find assistance at businesses in Northeast Pennsylvania. A new business in Pittston, Better Your Odds College Admissions Counseling,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Don Bosco falls to St. Joseph’s Prep, 35-24senior defensive end, Marcus Valdez, had to leave the game early in the first q
Don Bosco falls to St. Joseph’s Prep, 35-24
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
senior defensive end, Marcus Valdez, had to leave the game early in the first quarter with a left leg injury. The Boston College-bound Valdez, one of the top defensive players in North Jersey, spent the rest of the game on sideline in shorts and... Read more
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First Coast News
Yoanna's Beauty Buzz: Gift Ideasof high school graduates have embarked on college. So the opportunity to send o
Yoanna's Beauty Buzz: Gift Ideas
First Coast News / Posted 17 days ago
of high school graduates have embarked on college. So the opportunity to send off a dorm gift is kind of special. College Bound Gifts: The Organizer Available at Target- Sonia Kashuk A makeup organizer that is found in multiple shapes... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bikes and Brews rides into town Sept. 24FAR, an organization that helps created bike trails. Additionally, the organiza
Bikes and Brews rides into town Sept. 24
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
FAR, an organization that helps created bike trails. Additionally, the organization has a scholarship set up for local college-bound students. She said participants can sign up at their website, bikesandbrews.com, or by showing up early at... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
UB Women's soccer team signs 9 year oldAMHERST, N.Y. – Just like a college-bound athlete signs a letter of intent with
UB Women's soccer team signs 9 year old
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 18 days ago
AMHERST, N.Y. – Just like a college-bound athlete signs a letter of intent with spirited ceremony, so did 9-year-old Sarah Reid. Reid, a 4th grader from Clarence, has spina bifida and is paralyzed from the waist down. The UB Women’s Soccer Team... Read more
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The Hill
Flexible student aid would help opportunity youtha second-rate education. And so what is most compelling about EQUIP may be that
Flexible student aid would help opportunity youth
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
a second-rate education. And so what is most compelling about EQUIP may be that it was not created as a placeholder for non-college bound youth but is being offered as an alternative for postsecondary education – a strategy used by high-performing... Read more
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Black Press USA
This Is Why We Have to Invest in Effective Teachersto our nation’s classrooms. Otherwise, as a recent study shows, few students as
This Is Why We Have to Invest in Effective Teachers
Black Press USA / Posted 19 days ago
to our nation’s classrooms. Otherwise, as a recent study shows, few students aspire to be teachers – only 5 percent of college-bound students were interested in pursuing a career in education in 2014. Is there any wonder? Nationally, teachers... Read more
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The Columbian
College-cooking hacks will upgrade ramen, Spam, Tater TotsI never did the typical college thing — while my friends went off to live in do
College-cooking hacks will upgrade ramen, Spam, Tater Tots
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
I never did the typical college thing — while my friends went off to live in dorms their freshman year, I hit the mean streets of not-yet-creepy Craigslist to find off-campus roommates. Dorm life was over-budget, and besides, the luxury of more space... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Players to watch in 2016Players to watch Eva Hurm, Northern Highlands, sr. F One of the most electrif
Players to watch in 2016
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 days ago
Players to watch Eva Hurm, Northern Highlands, sr. F One of the most electrifying players in the state, this Notre Dame-bound speedster will spearhead the Highlanders' attack after striking for 14 goals and 15 assists last season. Julia Homan,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Comtrade Software opens first US office in Bostonscheduled a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, with guests that include Congre
Comtrade Software opens first US office in Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
scheduled a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, with guests that include Congressman Joe Kennedy, and Mark Culliton, chief executive of College Bound Dorchester, a nonprofit that Comtrade Software works with that helps prepare -risk youth for colle... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Knights Of Columbus Present Gifts To College-Bound StudentsThe Knights of Columbus Jamestown Area Council presented gifts of $500 to each
Knights Of Columbus Present Gifts To College-Bound Students
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
The Knights of Columbus Jamestown Area Council presented gifts of $500 to each of two local college-bound high school graduates chosen on the basis of outstanding scholastic performance and significant activities in support of their church, school,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Malia Obama to take 'gap year,' enter Harvard in 2017statement issued Sunday by first lady Michelle Obama's office. "Malia will take
Malia Obama to take 'gap year,' enter Harvard in 2017
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
statement issued Sunday by first lady Michelle Obama's office. "Malia will take a gap year before beginning school." Some colleges endorse a "gap year" in which a student defers enrollment for a year to travel, pursue special projects or... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington native starts cosmetology schoollike this can lead to a happy and successful living. That's reflected in her mi
Bennington native starts cosmetology school
Bennington Banner / Posted 22 days ago
like this can lead to a happy and successful living. That's reflected in her mission statement, which is: "Not everyone is college bound. Tech school is something they can have forever." "I want kids to know they don't have to go to a four-year... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Autism Not A Barrier To 16-Old Trinity Freshmanyears ago, Ben Liske, a 16-year-old with autism, might not have had a chance fo
Autism Not A Barrier To 16-Old Trinity Freshman
Hartford Courant / Posted 23 days ago
years ago, Ben Liske, a 16-year-old with autism, might not have had a chance for admission at any competitive liberal arts college. But at Trinity College, where Liske is a first-year student, he was not only admitted, but also was welcomed with a... Read more
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