“I have been telling them to stay in school, even if you only take one class at a time,” said Inez Costa-Clubb, volunteer for the Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Costa-Clubb. The Hispanic chamber was one of 39 businesses, companies and educational institutes that were available to answer questions for students exploring various careers during the second annual Career Fair at Meadowbrook High School last Thursday.
The first grade classes of Harrowgate Elementary School studied the life of Civil Rights leader Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. during the month of February and concluded their studies with a performance of a play on his life for the student population and parents on Thursday, Feb. 23.
Christopher Newport University is pleased to announce the Dean’s List for the Fall 2011 semester.
Lisa Cole has been named to the Fall 2011 Dean’s List at Virginia Tech.
Sam Hartman, who was a 2011 graduate from Thomas Dale High School, attended Fork Union Military School from August 2011 to December 2011 where he was the starting center for the FUMA football team. He was recruited in January by the University of Rhode Island for football and started classes there in January.
The Actor’s Studio students in the Specialty Center for the Arts at Thomas Dale High School (TDHS) held a performance last Friday that involved dance pieces for dancers with and without disabilities. The outcome was a creative and touching performance by a group of very talented and creative dancers aided by very talented and creative lighting and sound designers.
So...what is a Senior Reader’s Theatre anyway? Well, very simply, it is show business without the stress.
Small farmers, landowners with farm ponds and others interested in learning how to use ponds to grow fish in cages for sale to local markets are invited to attend a two-day Cage Aquaculture Forum sponsored by Virginia State University’s Aquaculture Program.