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Loos graduates from University of ColoradoTravis J. Loos graduated May 24 from the University of Colorado in Colorado Springs. Loos graduated magna cum laude with a degree in biology with an...

DATE: June 8, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Animas High School announces summer schedule The main office and office of the registrar at Animas High School will remain open to the public from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday. The school’s...

DATE: June 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Arts center offers figure drawing for adults The Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave., offers “Figure Drawing” for adults 18 and older from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the upstairs art...

DATE: May 28, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Locals participate in research symposium The Fort Lewis College School of Natural and Behavioral Sciences held its annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 18. Students were selected to...

DATE: May 25, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango Arts Center to offer preschool classes Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave., will offer preschool art class for children ages 3 to 5 with artist Ruth Bloom from 1 to 3 p.m. June 18, 19...

DATE: May 21, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango receives recognition in report Durango was featured in a report highlighting promising city efforts to improve the lives of children, youths and families in communities with populations...

DATE: May 17, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Florida Mesa Madness slated for Saturday The Florida Mesa Madness yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Florida Mesa Elementary School parking lot, 216 Colorado Highway 172....

DATE: May 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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9-R teachers, staff members receive recognition The Durango Foundation for Educational Excellence honored these teachers and staff members of Durango School District 9-R with awards that recognize...

DATE: May 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Childhood council celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week, The Early Childhood Council of La Plata County would like to thank local early childhood...

DATE: May 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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DHS spring activities participants honoredCongratulations to the six Durango High School spring activities for designation as a Colorado High School Activities Association Academic All State Team...

DATE: May 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango to host budget meeting Durango School District 9-R will host a public budget meeting at 6 p.m. May 8 in the library of Needham Elementary School. Superintendent Dan Snowberger will share...

DATE: April 30, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Tavis Johansson receives degree Tavis Johansson (Johnson), a former Durango resident from 2001 to 2009 and a 2006 graduate of Fort Lewis College where he studied pre-health and alternative...

DATE: April 27, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education