The following Bowling Green State University students from Aurora received degrees at spring semester commencement: Kaitlyn Yanda and Nicole Iseman, bachelor of science in education; Brittany Zepernick and Jena Korecky, bachelor of science; and Tiana Williams, bachelor of science in business administration.
Robotics team TBD (To Be Determined) competed at the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championships in St. Louis recently. It was a semifinalist in the robot game and was one of four teams to be globally recognized as an Inspire Award nominee, the highest honor a team can receive.
AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, MAY 18 A spicy chicken sandwich Cole slaw, fruit, milk choice FRIDAY, MAY 19 Loaded nachos/meat-cheese Fiesta vegetables and corn Fruit and a choice of milk MONDAY, MAY 22 Mini-corn dogs and a salad <p
Full name: Ava Rose Hernandez. Parents names: Becky and Bob Hernandez. School and grade: In sixth grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Emptying dishwasher, cleaning my bathroom and putting away clothes.
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The following students from Aurora completed their Ashland University degree requirements and graduated at commencement ceremonies May 6: Joshua Hauman received a bachelor of science degreein business administration.
CLEVELAND -- Claire Mulvaney was in elementary school when her parents encouraged her to take up piano. She had a different idea: "Guitar was for me," she said. The decision turned out to be a good one.
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AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, MAY 11 Cheeseburger, french fries Broccoli, fruit, milk choice FRIDAY, MAY 12 Mac / cheese, a breadstick Vegetable medley and fruit Choc.
Waynesburg University held its annual commencement exercises April 30 honoring 525 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students. Taylor Mae Garrett, a math (secondary education) major with a minor in Spanish from Aurora, was the valedictorian of her class.
Full name: Alexander Ryan Harrell. Parents names: Todd and Laura Harrell. School and grade: In sixth grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Take out the trash and recyclables and vacuum. Activities and hobbies: Baseball and basketball.
At its April 24 meeting, the Aurora Board of Education took the following actions: Awarded a contract for the five-year lease/purchase of five 77-passenger school buses to Cardinal Bus Sales at an annual cost of $85,258.
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The following Miami University students from Aurora were part of a study abroad group during winter 2017 semester: Payton Messner studied in the Netherlands, Alexander Tutkovics and Madeleine Tutkovics studied in Italy and Gabriel Skidmore studied in Puerto Rico.
AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, MAY 4 Mac and cheese, fruit cup A breadstick, green beans Choc.
Full name: Katarina Ellen Cannata. Parents names: Christina and Vincent Cannata. School and grade: In eighth grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Baby-sitting, cleaning my room and helping to cook. Activities and hobbies: Swimming and playing violin.
After-prom nears; top students told Aurora High's 2017 after-prom will take place May 13-14 from 11:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Tickets are on sale today (April 26) and May 3-5 during lunch periods at school. Cost is $20.
AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, APRIL 27 Nachos / meat and cheese Fiesta black beans, lettuce Corn, fruit, choice of milk FRIDAY, APRIL 28 Personal pizza and a salad Carrots/dip, fruit and milk MONDAY, MAY 1 BBQ chicken quesadill
Chrysta Blechschmid of Aurora recently was honored at the University of Findlay's A Night Among the Stars. She received the undergraduate Christian Ministries service award. The campus event was sponsored by UF's Office of Student Activities, Commuter Services and Leadership Development.
Full name: James Ingram IV. Parents names: James Allen III and Gwynne Ingram. School and grade: In seventh grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Empty to garbage, vaccum the basement and clean the bathroom.
Full name: Kalley Samodell. Parents names: Wendy and Ryan Samodell. School and grade: In seventh grade at Harmon School. Jobs or chores you do: Put laundry away and clean my room. Activities and hobbies: I enjoy basketball and skiing. Career aspirations: Unsure.
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"Anything Goes" will be presented April 21-23 in Aurora High's auditorium. Rehearsing scenes recently are: above -- Ethan Walker and Robby Albrecht; below -- David Puzder and Ryan Markowitz lifting up Sophie Longo.
AURORA HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY, APRIL 20 Popcorn chicken bowl, fruit Mashed potatoes and salad Veggetable blend and milk FRIDAY, APRIL 21 Fiesta pizza, salad and fruit Tortilla chips w/ salsa, milk MONDAY, APRIL 24 Grilled chicken patty