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2015 M. Donald Whorton Writing Award

The M. Donald Whorton Writing Award is offered by the Northern California Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH). The award program strives to honor the late Dr. 91 more words

Alumnus - Starter for turnofxrogue


In the decade or so since Rogue had first turned up on the mansions steps, the place rarely seemed to change much. Even though it had probably been destroyed more times than anyone would believe, it still looked just the same as it had to that scared 17 year old who had expected to be killed on sight as soon as the door had been opened.

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Labeling Graduates: February Phraseology Fix

I dedicate today’s post to my excellent Latin teacher and one of my favorite characters, Fr. Art Humphrey, who would never hesitate to correct anyone’s Latin/English usage in a lighthearted and friendly manner. 296 more words

Alumnus - Starter for turnofxrogue

//Generally based on the idea that Xavier had other students kicking around who just didn’t make the cut, or who he was trying to help, Astonishing X-Men style. 403 more words

"I felt I could handle being the only black female" - Rhoda Glasco Foderingham

School: Florida State University
Year: SSF Alum ’68
House: FEA

My name is Rhoda Glasco Foderingham. I am the first black female admitted into a scholarship house. 616 more words


Apply Now for the JA Alumnus of the Year Award!

Did you participate in Junior Achievement as a student? Do you know someone who did who has achieved great things as a result of their JA experience? 131 more words

Junior Achievement

JA Alumnus Gene Simmons Recognizes His JA Experience as a Jump-Starter to His Life

Millions of JA alumni have gone on to achieve tremendous success. Gene Simmons, bassist and vocalist for KISS, is just one example. 

“So initially, I wanted to get money because I loved my mom—it was a very simple kind of idea before I understood what I learned from… 78 more words

Junior Achievement