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Fort Lewis College students chosen as ambassadorsThese local students were chosen as Admission and Welcome Center Ambassadors at Fort Lewis College: Sunny Ketchum of Bayfield.Ashlee Robison of...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Animas High School announces eventsAnimas High School will host these events:A ninth- and 10th-grade College Night will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday at the school. Judy Rosenthal will present an...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Scholarships for women to be discussed Oct. 16A “Girls Fun-ding Night Out,” showcasing the possible educational scholarships and loans for women, will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 16 in the...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Local students help in Fort Lewis orientationThese students served as staff members at Fort Lewis College’s new student orientation:Durango: Anne Barby, Hari Baumbach, John Hoffman, Brittany...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango schools to host community forumsThe Durango School District will present community forums to discuss 21st Century Learning.Participants will discuss today’s classroom, what 21st Century...

DATE: Sept. 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Special education committee to meetThe Special Education Advisory Committee will meet at 5:15 p.m. today at the San Juan BOCES offices on the third floor of the Durango School District...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Local graduates from Oklahoma State Oklahoma State University in Stillwater announces that Casey Jeseph Hilmes of Heserpus received a degree in animal science. Hilmes is a 2008 graduate of Durango...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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After-school program to begin in IgnacioSouthern Ute Community Action Programs announces the start of a new, free, projects-based after-school program called “Curiosity,” which will be held at...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Seth Janus receives degree with honorsThe Wyoming Institute of Technology conferred an associate degree in business management with honors to 2011 Bayfield High School graduate Seth Janus at its...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Escalante to host run/walk fundraiser The second annual Escalante 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held Sept. 15. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. The 5K run/walk will begin at 10:30 a.m. This is a timed...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Aerospace Design Team wins awards in Houston The Durango High School Aerospace Design Team announces its second-place finish at the World Finals of the International Space Settlement Design...

DATE: Aug. 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

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Preschool raises money for children’s hospital St. Paul’s Lutheran Preschool, 2611 Junction St., completed its annual Trike-a-thon and raised $575 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.The...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education