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Education Briefs

St. John’s College confers Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts upon local student

St. John’s College announces the graduation of Whitney Will of Carbondale, on Saturday, May 18, 2013.

Whitney’s senior essay was titled “Let No God Regard It From Above: A Myth for Modernity in Thomas Hardy’s Jude the Obscure.”

Joseph Ciborowski earns dean’s list status at Washington and Lee University

Joseph Ciborowski of Glenwood Springs, member of the class of 2015 at Washington and Lee University, has earned dean’s list status for the recently ended winter term 2013.

Dean’s list status at Washington and Lee represents a term grade-average of at least 3.4 on a 4.0 scale.

Yampah Mt. accepting applications for 2013-2014

Yampah Mt. High School is accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year. Call Marta at 970-945-9463, ext. 100, stop by 695 Red Mountain Drive in Glenwood Springs or go to

Glenwood Springs Art Guild 2013 Spring Scholarship Competition winners

The Glenwood Springs Art Guild is pleased to announce the winners for this year’s spring scholarship competition.

• The Nancy Piper Memorial Art Grant for $3,500 was awarded to Daniel Pena, Glenwood Springs High School. Major funding for the Nancy Piper Grant is provided by AEND Industries of Huntington Beach, Calif.

• The Jan Worden Continuing Education Grant for $1,500 was awarded to Mae Pina of Rifle High School. Mae is planning to attend Colorado Mountain College.

• The third place honorable mention went to Georgia Ackerman, Roaring Fork High School in Carbondale.

• Additional entries included Sadie Christensen of Rifle and Serena Kauffman of Yampah High School. A special entry by high school junior Megan Lai was also submitted.

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