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  • IMSA students find research is key to high school experience

    IMSA students find research is key to high school experience
    On most Wednesdays this school year, Julian Pacheco, 18, of Aurora, would board an early morning bus and after two hours arrive at the University of Chicago on the city's South Side where he'd work in a lab until about 4 p.m. He and other researchers...
  • Summer camps with a mission: To create cybersecurity experts

    At Vermont's Norwich University, 20 high school students will build computers they'll be able to take home. At Dakota State University in South Dakota, about 200 students will learn about programming. In Southern California, 250 middle school Girl...
  • A cappella takes Trinity High School students to Spain

    A cappella takes Trinity High School students to Spain
    The Trinity High School students who trekked to Spain for an a cappella concert tour had to follow two rules: Be on time, and if you can get it in the U.S., don't get it in Spain. "To me, it was really awesome to see the girls embrace the culture," like...
  • George Washington High has multiple sets of twins graduating

    They've been walking the halls of George Washington High School for nearly four years, but it wasn't until last Monday that 12 brothers and sisters realized they were part of a unique group of students. "We have six sets of fraternal twins graduating...
  • Schuh sets priority list for schools in Crofton, Old Mill

    Schuh sets priority list for schools in Crofton, Old Mill
    The county executive's budget introduces a win for advocates of the Build Crofton High School movement: money for both a Crofton High School and splitting up the Old Mill complex. County Executive Steve Schuh touted the school system's Blue Ribbon...
  • Conn. College, high school students unite for mural project

    On a Saturday morning at Bates Woods Park, New London High School senior Harry Georges told Connecticut College art professor Andrea Wollensak that he had figured it out. He had decided on the quote he wanted to paint onto the mural he and other...
  • Local students honored at art competition hosted by Rep. Schiff

    Local students honored at art competition hosted by Rep. Schiff
    Three local students were honored recently at the annual 28th District Congressional Art Competition Exhibit in Van De Kamp Hall at Descanso Gardens in La CaƱada Flintridge, hosted by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank). Christine J. Lee, a student at Clark...
  • Burbank Unified sees slight increase in high school graduation rate

    Of the more than 1,300 seniors who were on the path to graduate at the beginning of the 2013-14 school year, 93.6% of them went on to earn their high school diploma, while about 4% dropped out. The rest of the students remained enrolled in the district...
  • Millennium scholars' perseverance pays off

    Millennium scholars' perseverance pays off
    Chloe Diggs just won a scholarship worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. But right now, she's more concerned with helping her grandmother pay water and electricity bills. "I'm still using up water. I'm still using electricity," said Diggs, a senior at...
  • Neuqua bra drive supports women in Third World

    Neuqua bra drive supports women in Third World
    A bra drive organized by Naperville high school students will support efforts to free the girls in Third World countries rescued from the sex trafficking trade. The Neuqua Feminist Club, headed up by juniors Alexis Fischer and Meredith Newby, last month...
  • Learning Matters: May Day can mark an emotional time for students

    Learning Matters: May Day can mark an emotional time for students
    For much of the world, the first day of May, or May Day, has one of three connotations: a celebration of spring, with pictures of children dancing around a maypole; a political holiday or demonstration in support of organized labor and the struggle of...