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Demon Cares Closet seeks formal wear for prom

The Demon Cares Closet is looking for prom dresses and formal wear for students who will attend the Durango High School prom in April. The closet is a source of clothes, personal hygiene items...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Volunteers needed for Durango High School’s after-prom event

The Durango High School prom and after-prom will be held April 22. Durango Community After Prom Association will provide a fun and safe after-prom event for juniors and seniors from midnight to 4...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango 9-R administration building sets spring break hours

The Durango School District 9-R administration building, 201 E. 12th St., will be open to the public during spring break from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, March 27, to Thursday, March 30.

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango High School to host 2 college visits

The following college visits will be take place in the Durango High School counseling office: University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 22. University of Denver, 9 a.m....

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Know Your Dough to host program at Sunnyside Elementary

Know Your Dough, a nonprofit that provides financial wellness programs for local youths and young adults, will host a program for fourth-graders at Sunnyside Elementary School the week of March...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango resident earns nursing degree

Kelsey Lyons of Durango recently earned a master’s degree in nursing from Simmons College in Boston.

DATE: March 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durangoan earns honors at USC engineering school

Katja A. Max of Durango was named to the dean’s list at the Viterbi School of Engineering at the University of Southern California. The dean’s list is made up of students who are in the top 10...

DATE: March 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Animas High School announces Osprey Week

All Animas High School students will participate in Osprey Week, March 20-25. Osprey Week is a student-chosen, faculty-led adventure that allows students to broaden their horizons while...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Colorado Connections Academy @ Durango opens enrollment

Enrollment is officially open for Colorado Connections Academy @ Durango for the 2017-18 school year. An information session will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 10, at the DoubleTree Hotel,...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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La Plata Conservation District opens scholarship program

The La Plata Conservation District has opened its 2017-18 scholarship program for high school seniors entering college or currently enrolled college or university students. Scholarships are...

DATE: March 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Groups join to offer summer music camps in Durango

Local organizations are collaborating to offer summer music camps in Durango. Four Corners Music Teachers Association, 3rd Ave. Arts, Four Corners Orff Chapter and The Guitar Dojo will provide...

DATE: March 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Author of railroad book will be honored at AAUW luncheon

The annual American Association of University Women Book & Author luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 18, in the Vallecito Room at Fort Lewis College. The event will honor Susan...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education