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300 high school students learn about climate change at Rotary program

300 high school students learn about climate change at Rotary program

HAMMOND | A Nobel Peace Prize-winner told about 300 students that climate changes pose fundamental threats to people, places, land, sea and various species.

March 21, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Hammond students to learn the steps to a successful business career

HAMMOND | Centier Bank’s Hammond Community Advisory Panel, the Hammond INnovation Center and Creative Solutionz Inc. have partnered to present “Young Professionals of the 21st Century – Part 1” to Hammond students in grades 8 to 12 on Nov. 8. Held at the Hammond INnovation Center, the event …

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
High school students study world affairs at PUC conference

High school students study world affairs at PUC conference

HAMMOND | More than 300 high school students attended a World Affairs Conference at Purdue University Calumet in Hammond to discuss whether world peace is possible and why they should care.

March 12, 2013 5:33 pm Photos

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From pets to 'recess': High school stress relief

From pets to 'recess': High school stress relief

Chanhassen High School students play a game of hackie sack and relax during their 20-minute "recess" in the school's theater in Chanhassen, Minn. Chanhassen is among a small but growing number of schools that has homework-free nights scattered throughout the school year along with the "reces…

February 03, 2013 12:00 am
From pets to 'recess': High school stress relief

From pets to 'recess': High school stress relief

A student pets Junie, the school's "therapy dog," at Prospect High School in Mt. Prospect, Ill. Stress, anxiety and panic attacks are on the rise at many U.S. high schools, due to heightened academic expectations and troubles at home made worse by the shaky economy. So some schools are tryin…

February 03, 2013 12:00 am
Hich schools stressing stress relief

Hich schools stressing stress relief

MOUNT PROSPECT | The four-legged member of the counseling team at the suburban high school waits patiently, as a crush of students fills the hallways. Her tail wags with the first pat on the head, then another and another.

February 03, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Bank grant supports Dental Summer Institute

GARY | First Financial Bank is providing an academic grant as a corporate sponsor of the Northwest Indiana Dental Summer Institute to be held June 25-27 at Indiana University Northwest.

May 11, 2012 12:00 am
Xinos and Kudos attend Midwestern Regional Conference

Xinos and Kudos attend Midwestern Regional Conference

During the latter part of the Gary and Merrillville community school corporations and area charter schools spring break, many students were relaxing or vacationing.

April 30, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Students can get on FAST Track for college

HAMMOND | Our Family Center, a locally based 501c3 nonprofit agency, has started a new program to prepare high school juniors and seniors for college.

November 10, 2011 12:00 am

Advisers sought to give career advice to high school students

The Center of Workforce Innovations is looking for advisers to serve as career counselors for Northwest Indiana high school students.

July 27, 2011 12:00 am

VU three-week summer camp gives high school students taste of everything Chinese

VALPARAISO | A summer camp for high school students interested in exploring the history and culture of China will begin in July at Valparaiso University and is attracting nationwide enrollment.

May 29, 2011 12:00 am

Contest Saturday features high school artwork

CROWN POINT | The North West District of Clubs, part of the General Federation of Woman's Clubs, is sponsoring its Annual Art Contest for students in their senior year of high school who plan to major in the field of art in college. Students from Lowell, Valparaiso and Kouts high schools are…

February 22, 2011 12:00 am

High schoolers asked to write essays on 'Being An American'

The deadline for high school students and their teachers to submit essays for the Bill of Rights Institute's national "Being an American Essay Contest" is Dec. 1. The contest asks students to share their thoughts, in 750 words or less, on American citizenship by answering the question: "What…

November 18, 2010 12:00 am
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