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Education
10:39 am
Mon February 25, 2013

Guilford Student to Participate in Senate Youth Program

Credit KatieHarbath via flickr

16-year-old Aditya Garg, a junior at the Early College of Guilford, is one of only two students in North Carolina, and 104 in the  United States, who will attend the 51st annual United States Senate Youth Program.

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Careers
11:54 pm
Sun February 24, 2013

Middle School Students Explore Careers During Students@Work Week

Middle school students in North Carolina help refurbish computers at Lenovo's Kramden Institute in Durham, N.C.
Credit Lenovo

Thousands of middle school students across North Carolina will get some hands-on experience in the workplace this week.

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Education
6:57 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

New Center in Greensboro Will Provide Alzheimer’s Outreach

Dr. Goldie Byrd, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at A&T State University, says as baby boomers age, the number of Alzheimer’s cases is expected to increase nationwide.
Credit A & T State University

North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro will use funds from a $1 million grant to create an outreach and education center for Alzheimer’s disease.  

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Education
11:21 pm
Tue February 19, 2013

From Soldier To Student: UNCG Conference Focuses On Needs Of Veterans

Dedrick Curtis, Veterans Service Coordinator for UNCG places U.S. flags in front of a building on campus to honor fallen soldiers during an event in November 2011.
Credit Photo by Chris English / UNCG

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro will explore what it takes to create a veteran-friendly campus during a three day conference that begins Wednesday.

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Education
9:46 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

New Guilford County Elementary School Hopes to Inspire Future Scientists

The media center at McNair Elementary in Brown Summit was named for retired Guilford County educator Dr. Julius Fulmore.
Credit Keri Brown

An elementary school named after astronaut and physicist Ronald McNair opened in Guilford County last week. A special ribbon cutting ceremony was held Wednesday for the new school in Brown Summit.

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