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2014-04-15 23:15:29

Diploma2Degree, an online diploma program for Kansas adults, celebrates its first high school graduate. Iris Penaloza of Witchita will receive her high school diploma from Lyons 405. Kansas (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Diploma2Degree, an online adult high school program provided by CompuHigh and Lyons 405 extends a hearty congratulations to its first adult graduate, Iris Penaloza. Penaloza has completed her course work in this self-paced program and will be receiving her diploma from Lyons...

2013-07-25 23:01:05

The graduates of all RCC Institute of Technology’s campuses will accept their diplomas and degrees at the Toronto Centre for the Arts on July 31st, 2013. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Graduates from across the Academy of Design, the School of Engineering Technology and Computing, and the Toronto Film School will receive their degrees and diplomas for completing their respective post-secondary program. Each student has completed either a four or six-term diploma program or a...

2013-05-09 23:30:46

Manufacturer and distributor of printable school and office stationery, photo paper, display board and crafts supplies offers a discount program of up to 25% for schools and universities. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Geographics announces a new Education Discount Program for all educational institutions. All schools can save between 15% and 25% on each order, depending on the order value. By creating a regular user account and filling out a short form, users can get approved within 48...

2011-07-01 06:45:00

GREENWOOD, S.C., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To facilitate low-earning/dropout students or adults who were not able to complete their high school diploma, Woodfield High School, an accredited online high school, announced today a 33% discount promotion along with free shipping on its High School Diploma. The offer commenced two days ago and is valid till July 31st, 2011. The discount promotion marks an exclusive opportunity for students who want to earn a High School Diploma and can apply...

2010-05-25 09:16:00

Survey Finds College Students Believe Saving the Planet is Important, But They Think Paper is Still Essential for Life's Big Moments TICKER SYMBOL UFS (NYSE, TSX) MONTREAL and FORT MILL, SC, May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Most college students in a new nationwide poll rank themselves as environmentally conscious and two-thirds believe going paperless helps the environment, but they draw the line at electronic copies for key documents - especially when it comes to college...

2009-07-20 18:47:47

A Colorado farmer who was drafted into World War II just as he was going to get his high school diploma says he has finally obtained the sheepskin at age 84. Takeshi Murata of Greeley, Colo., says he was awarded a diploma from the University of Northern Colorado in June, 66 years after Uncle Sam plucked him as he was about to graduate from Greeley's College High School, KUSA-TV, Denver, reported Monday. He got the degree from UNC because Greeley College High, which no longer exists, was...

2009-06-16 14:14:57

A Maine mother said her son's school superintendent denied him a diploma for bowing and blowing a kiss on the graduation stage. Mary Denney said her son, Justin, was told by Superintendent Suzanne Lukas at the Bonny Eagle High School graduation ceremony to get off the stage without his diploma after he took a bow and blew a kiss to his mother from the stage, WMTW-TV, Portland, Maine, reported Tuesday. Denney said she and her son were both required to sign a code of conduct before the Friday...

2008-10-10 03:00:26

To the average person on the street, "graduation rate" means the number of high school seniors who actually receive their diplomas; e.g., 200 seniors, 200 diplomas, equals 100 percent; or 200 seniors, 150 diplomas, equals 75 percent. However, to the bean counters under No Child Left Behind, calculating the graduation rate is not that simple. They use a formula based on the number of graduates with a regular diploma, the number of "dropouts," the number of graduates with a special-...

2008-10-10 03:00:26

By David Harrison david.harrison@roanoke.com 777-3523 Slightly more than half of Roanoke students graduated on time with a standard or advanced high school diploma this spring, according to new information released Wednesday by the Virginia Department of Education. This is the first year that state officials have released data under the more accurate cohort method of calculating graduation rates. It shows that 51.6 percent of the city's high school seniors graduated in four years with...

2008-09-17 03:00:22

By Shanna Flowers shanna.flowers@roanoke.com 981-3220 In June, thousands of Roanoke-area high school seniors adorned themselves in colorful caps and gowns and reveled in the pageantry of pomp and circumstance. At commencements or other ceremonies for graduates, school administrators and principals saluted their students and waved many of them off to colleges and universities across the country. But as some of those high school students settle into college life, a disappointing reality...


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  • A stinking tobacco.
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