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Alverno College Offers New Scholarship to Catholic High School Students

Alverno College is pleased to announce the Clare Scholarship, a new $12,000 annual scholarship available to female graduates of a Milwaukee Archdiocese Catholic High School. Clare Scholars can receive a...

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Local Middle School Student Nominated to Attend Loyola STEM Leadership Forum this Summer

Colton Carlino from North Middle School to Take Part in the National Youth Leadership Forum: Explore STEM Scholars to Examine Future of Science, Engineering, Medicine and Technology Fields. Colton was nominated...

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Local Artists Depict Strong Local Women in New Alverno College Ad Campaign

Strong local women are the focus of the latest Alverno College ad campaign, which was rolled out in late May. The women are all Alverno alumnae, and the artwork featured...

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Alverno College Course Takes Students to Coastal Cities on the Baltic Sea

Eleven students from Alverno College are about to embark on an 11-day journey to the Baltic Sea. Led by Jodi Eastberg, associate professor of History and David Brooker, associate professor...

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Alverno College Will Hold its 149th Commencement on May 16 and 17

Alverno College will hold its 149th commencement this weekend as 177 students walk across the Pitman Theatre stage (39th St. and Morgan Ave.) to receive their undergraduate degrees. The...

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International Expert Baruti Kafele to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Baruti Kafele, award-winning principal and author of the best-selling book Closing the Attitude Gap, will speak at Alverno College on June 19. His keynote address is part of a two-day...

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Canterbury Students Recognize Earth Day

Fourth graders at Greendale's Canterbury Elementary School celebrated Earth Day by learning various ways that they can make a difference in the environment. Classes read “The Lorax” by Dr. Seuss,...

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MORE Robotics Prepares for 2014 World Championship

MORE Robotics, Team 1714, kicked off the 2014 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition build season, in early January, upon the release of this year’s...

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Scholarships for single mothers

HOPE Network is offering its Edmund Springman Educational Grants to area single mothers pursuing post-high-school education (technical school or college). The money may be used to cover tuition, day-care costs...

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Greenfield School District Fails to Address Bullying of Maple Grove Elementary Student

I am writing in hopes that local attention will call Maple Grove Elementary School teachers and staff, Greenfield School District administrators, the Greenfield Police Department, and the parents and adults...

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Franklin High School Senior Awarded Scholarship

Peter Gulgowski, a senior at Franklin High School, has been awarded a $500 scholarship for post-secondary education from the Union of Technicians, Engineers, and Architects of Milwaukee County (TEAMCO)....

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Hales Corners Woman’s Club Offering Scholarships

Hales Corners Woman’s Club Offers Scholarships to Graduating High School Seniors Application Deadline: March 31, 2014 High school seniors living in the Whitnall School District and planning to go on to college...

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Alverno College’s Poll Worker Project Wins State-wide Award

Alverno College’s Poll Worker Project has been awarded Wisconsin Campus Compact’s 2014 Esther Letven Campus-Community Partnership Award. This award recognizes outstanding partnerships between higher education and the community that produce...

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MORE Robotics Kicks Off the 2014 Robotics Season

On January 4, 2014, MORE Robotics, Team 1714, kicked off the 2014 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition build season upon the release of this...

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Wisconsin Connections Academy On Demand Information Session

Students and Families Invited to Learn More about Virtual Schooling with WCA WHAT: An on demand information Session for Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA), the state’s leading K-12 virtual public school...

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Wisconsin Connections Academy On Demand Information Session

Students and Families Invited to Learn More about Virtual Schooling with WCA WHAT: An on demand Information Session for Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA), the state’s leading K-12 virtual public school...

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GMS 8th Graders Share Projects for National History Day

Earlier this month, Greendale Middle School eighth grade students shared their passion for the past with a large audience of family members and other students as part of the second...

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Academic Achievement is Just a Click Away

Join WCA students, families and teachers online as they discuss their online learning experiences and how it has been useful for their child(ren). Hear about WCA’s customized learning process designed by...

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Searching for a great preschool?

Searching for a great preschool? Look no further! Little Lambs Academy has everything you need along your early childhood educational journey. We offer many programs for children ages 6...

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St. Gregory the Great Parish School Open House

St. Gregory the Great will be hosting its annual Open House on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Come visit us to learn more about the great education St....

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Community Watch

» Development could spark renaissance, West Allis city officials say 2/23

» West Allis Home Depot to hold hiring fair Wednesday for 15 positions 2/22

» Farmers market inspires $62 million West Allis mixed-use project 2/22

» West Allis-West Milwaukee to protest WIAA splitting up high schools Updated:  2/17

» Raw video: Community summit provides sobering reminder of dangers of heroin addiction Updated:  2/17

» Sole Sisters running club to host fourth annual expo 2/17

» Whitnall parents invited to join focus groups, assist with superintendent search 2/16

» Aurora West Allis Medical Center seeks to raze apartments, add parking Updated:  2/16

» Elderly woman, 89, escapes carjacking in Greenfield strip mall by fighting back 2/16

» West Allis schools to launch Next Generation at Lane Intermediate 2/16

» Record number of West Allis schools deemed Schools of Recognition 2/15

» Farm-kid-turned-boxer Neuhaus became the player piano doctor 2/14

» Senior citizens invited to dinner and a show at Whitnall High School 2/11

» What residents in Southeast Wisconsin need to know to prevent the spread of Zika virus Updated:  2/11

» West Allis might hold meeting to help drivers find alternate routes 2/9

» Greenfield city, schools on verge of shared fiber optics for Internet 2/9

» Greenfield schools to get safety improvements thanks to $150,000 grant 2/9

» Greenfield parents may get cost break on child care at schools 2/9

» West Allis Central High School students respond calmly during bomb-threat evacuation Updated:  2/4

» West Allis schools to start trek back to neighborhood schools in fall Updated:  2/3

» Data skimmers found on several ATMs in West Allis, police warn 2/2

» West Allis schools to leave SAGE, open more seats for nonresidents 2/2

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in January 2/1

» Milwaukee Co. launches coyote tracking program in Tosa, West Allis 1/28

» Greenfield park on list of parks not protected from unilateral sale 1/27

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