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2014-05-28 08:23:35

HOUSTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell Oil Company has once again sponsored CHILDREN AT RISK to take a deeper look at high school performance in math and science education. Each year, CHILDREN AT RISK ranks the top STEM High Schools when ranking the Top High Schools across Texas. In addition to Texas, CHILDREN AT RISK will also recognize the Top 10 STEM High Schools in three other states where Shell has a large demand for a skilled STEM workforce: Louisiana, Georgia, and Pennsylvania....

2013-07-22 23:16:38

Vatterott College - Studio X space is available for rent by professional and amateur talents alike. St. Louis, Mo. (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 Started by Vatterott College ex’treme Institute by Nelly, Studio X, a musical destination for heavy weight artists and producers, is also available to the general public, including choirs, instrumentalists, and solo and group recording artists. The studio has seen a flurry of recent activity as it has been rented by a slew of talents, including...

2013-07-13 23:03:51

Fifty-week program helps jumpstart a career as personal trainer. Kansas City, Mo. (PRWEB) July 13, 2013 Vatterott College in Kansas City is adding a Personal Fitness Trainer Diploma program to its educational offerings. Students enrolled in this program will receive training through hands-on and one-on-one experience with instructors who are professional personal fitness trainers. The 50-week Personal Fitness Trainer Diploma program begins a new session every 10 weeks at the Vatterott...

2013-06-27 23:50:07

St. Louis area Vatterott campuses join forces to help keep citizens cool in the hot summer months. St. Louis, Mo. (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 This summer St. Louis area Vatterott College locations are joining Cool Down St. Louis in an effort to help the region’s most vulnerable. Cool Down St. Louis is a bi-state area charity that builds awareness in avoiding and alleviating heat related illness and deaths, helps with utility bills and provides resources like air-conditioners. This program...

2012-09-27 23:03:55

Fifty week training program helps jumpstart a career as a personal trainer. St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 This fall Vatterott College is adding a Personal Fitness Trainer Diploma program in St. Louis to its educational offerings. Students enrolled in this program will receive training through hands-on and one-on-one experience with instructors who are professional personal fitness trainers. The 50-week Personal Fitness Trainer Diploma program begins every 10 weeks at 9200...


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