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Shorewood Students Part of Summer STEM Program GE Girls

Five middle school girls from Shorewood Intermediate School were selected to be part of the GE Girls at MSOE program June 20 – 24. They joined 30 other young ladies...

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BMX Stunt Team Performs at St. John's Lutheran

Last Friday, we welcomed the Division BMX Stunt Team to St. John's. Students enjoyed high flying stunts from some of the best, professional BMX riders. This performance was...

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Alverno College Announces Faculty Promotions

The following Alverno College faculty have been promoted, and were honored at a promotion ceremony on May 25: To Professor: Desiree Pointer Mace, Education; Bay View resident Marilyn Reedy, Education; Milwaukee resident Eileen Sherman,...

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Alverno College launching two new programs in health fields

Alverno College Launches New Health Education and Kinesiology programs Milwaukee, (June 13, 2016) – Alverno College is launching two new degree programs in the fall, broadening its health care offerings. Health...

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County Parks Offers Free Chess Camps

Wisconsin Scholastic Chess Federation and Milwaukee County Parks are starting their 2nd year of free chess camps in local parks. McGovern Park (area 4) will be the site of a camp...

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Want to become a U.S. citizen?

A six-week Citizenship Preparation class will be offered at MATC Mequon Campus during the 2016 summer session. The class is part of the English as a Second Language (ESL) Program. The...

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Career and Technical Workshop for Educators to be Held at MATC's Mequon Campus June 14-16

Milwaukee Area Technical College will hold a three-day “MATC Career and Technical Workshop for Middle and High School Teachers and Counselors” Tuesday-Thursday, June 14-16, at MATC’s Mequon Campus, 5555 W....

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Career Fitness Camps for High School Students to be Held at MATC’s Mequon Campus in July and August

Milwaukee Area Technical College will hold two three-day “Career Fitness Camps” for 8th to 11th grade students this summer at MATC’s Mequon Campus, 5555 W. Highland Road. Camps will be...

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Two Nationally Known Experts on Character Education to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Barbara Gruener, nationally known author and character coach will speak at Alverno College on June 16. Her morning keynote address is part of an annual conference on school transformation and...

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Alverno College Cancels Classes For One Day So Students Can Volunteer

Classes will be cancelled until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27 at Alverno College for its 16th annual Community Day. The day of service is set aside each year so...

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St. Joan Antida high School hosts its 10th annual Girls in Engineering Fair

[Milwaukee, Wis.] – April 18, 2016 – St. Joan Antida High School will welcome a record crowd of more than 200 area middle-school students for its 10th Annual Girls in...

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Alverno College Offers Rare Opportunity to Hear a Holocaust Survivor Speak

In an increasingly rare opportunity to hear the first-hand accounts of Holocaust survivors, Alverno College will hold its 15th annual Holocaust Remembrance Service, the largest non-Jewish gathering of this type...

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Concordia University Presents Lead Now! - TED-style talks about leadership and innovation in education

Five of Concordia University’s top leaders will discuss emerging topics in education, entrepreneurship and innovation at a free learning event entitled “Lead Now!” on Friday, April 8 at 6:00 p.m....

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Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond Awarded the Sister Joel Read Outstanding Educator Award

Alverno College will honor Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond with the Sister Joel Read Outstanding Educator Award at a ceremony on April 7. The award recognizes educational leaders who have brought significant...

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St. Robert School to Host Science Fair

School science fairs aren’t just baking soda volcanoes and water bottle tornadoes anymore. At the St. Robert School science fair, middle school students have compared the reaction times of average students...

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KEEP THE HOUSE QUIET DURING NAP TIME…

Community Preschool of Whitefish Bay is offering an afternoon class on Tues/Wed/Thurs. CPS is a preschool environment that promotes self-confidence, competence and self-worth. A balance between structure and...

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KEEP THE HOUSE QUIET DURING NAP TIME…

Community Preschool of Whitefish Bay is offering an afternoon class on Tues/Wed/Thurs. CPS is a preschool environment that promotes self-confidence, competence and self-worth. A balance between structure and...

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WFBHS teacher travels to Middle East to bring back greater understanding of region

WHITEFISH BAY — For many in the US, what they know about the Middle East comes from the evening news. There is, however, more to the Middle East than terrorism...

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EDMUND FITZGERALD library lecture

740 words: American Geographical Society Library Loss of the Edmund Fitzgerald What: “Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald” presentation with author Rochelle Pennington Learn about the history and mystery behind the largest ship...

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Alverno College Names Dr. Andrea Lee, IHM President

Dr. Andrea Lee, IHM, was unanimously elected the eighth president of Alverno College by the College’s Board of Trustees. She will succeed President Mary J. Meehan, Ph.D., taking office at...

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Community Watch

» Brown Deer driver, 37, charged in crash near Strawberry Festival Updated:  05:36 PM

» Marquette students offer marketing advice to Brown Deer 04:12 PM

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  11:50 AM

» Thomas and big bats lead Germantown baseball team over Bay, 6-1 6/27

» USM student charged with taking upskirt photos of female classmates 6/27

» Retiring athletics director John Gustavson leaves Whitefish Bay in a better place 6/27

» Teen charged with taking upskirt photos of classmates in River Hills 6/25

» Oak Creek baseball team passes test with win over Homestead, 7-3 6/25

» Man charged with theft at Willowbrook Place waives hearing and not guilty plea 6/24

» Glendale's new park is realization of decades-long dream Updated:  6/23

» Talented, assertive Homestead soccer team won its own way 6/22

» Brown Deer, Homestead, Nicolet, Shorewood and Whitefish Bay Sports Shorts: June 23, 2016 6/22

» Brown Deer named an 'All-America City' 6/21

» Worker charged with stealing from senior living community residents Updated:  6/21

» "We endured': Homestead's state soccer title well-earned 6/21

» Frebeka 5 health challenge to be held in Mequon June 26 6/20

» Whitefish Bay entrepreneur wants to revolutionize school fundraisers 6/20

» CHAMPIONS! Mentally tough Homestead wins fourth state soccer title 6/18

» Homestead girls soccer team pulls upset on West, 2-1, heads to finals 6/17

» Shorewood group encourages shoppers to bring their own bag 6/17

» Glendale council bans chickens (again) Updated:  6/16

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» Mequon indoor shooting range targeting a fall opening 6/15

» Nicolet baseball team making progress 6/15

» Deep, motivated Homestead girls soccer team heads to state 6/15

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