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  1. ECSU gets $320K NASA grant for STEMRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Daily Advance

    Elizabeth City State University has been awarded a NASA grant of more than $320,000 to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics education among K-12 students in the region. The grant supports the university's NASA MUREP Aerospace Academy of Northeastern North Carolina.

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  2. Classes begin at Camden Early College, NEAAATRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Daily Advance

    Camden Early College and the Northeast Academy for Aerospace and Advanced Technologies both started the 2018-2019 school year Tuesday with their largest student populations ever. This school year NEAAAT has grades 7-12 and will have its first graduating class in the spring of 2019.

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  3. ECSU hosts 153 students at aviation-themed campRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    Orestes Gooden, professor of aviation science at Elizabeth City State University, addresses students attending the NASA Aerospace Academy on the ECSU campus Monday morning. ECSU is hosting 120 middle school students and 33 high school students at the week-long camp, which introduces students to aviation careers and other opportunities in the STEM disciplines of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

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  4. 060618stemeducation1.JPGRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    State officials visiting Elizabeth City this week as part of Gov. Roy Cooper's Hometown Strong initiative heard from both students and school leaders Tuesday how education focused on real-word challenges is preparing young people for the future. N.C. Revenue Secretary Ronald Penny, for one, seemed impressed with what he heard.

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  5. Panel backs judicial district changes in N Carolina countyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    North Carolina legislators have taken another step toward redrawing judicial election districts, although the changes would only apply in the state's most-populated county. A Senate elections committee voted Tuesday to remap boundaries for Superior Court districts in Mecklenburg County and to create identical boundaries for District Court boundaries in the county.

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  6. Dozens hold nonviolent protest at North Carolina statehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    Dozens are walking into North Carolina's Legislative Office Building to call for social justice on issues ranging from gun control to poverty relief. About 100 people gathered Tuesday in North Carolina's capitol to hear a speech by the Rev.

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  7. The Latest: 12 protesters arrested at N. Carolina statehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    Twelve protesters have been arrested at North Carolina's Legislative Office Building as part of a demonstration calling for gun control, poverty relief and other social justice measures. General Assembly Police Chief Martin Brock confirmed the number arrested Tuesday and said each was being charged with misdemeanor trespassing.

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  8. Flooding threat continues in western, coastal North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    Weather forecasters say the threat of flooding continues in western North Carolina and for part of the state's coastline. The National Weather Service had a flood watch in effect through Wednesday morning for the western part of the state because of moisture from subtropical storm Alberto.

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  9. Final North Carolina budget changes speeding toward votesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    The North Carolina General Assembly is making quick work of approving adjustments to the second year of the two-year state government budget. House and Senate Republicans reached an agreement on a nearly $24 billion plan more than a month before the new fiscal year begins July 1. They scheduled a joint budget committee to discuss the details Tuesday, less than two weeks after the annual session began.

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  10. We Are the Future: EC Foundation awards $105K in grantsRead the original story

    May 24, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    Giselle Zapata plays with a new red ball purchased with a grant Girls Incorporated of the Albemarle received recently. The Elizabeth City Foundation announced this week it has awarded Girls Inc. a $12,500 grant to help support the nonprofit's "We Are the Future" summer camp for girls.

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  11. 042218albemarleneighborRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    Whether they are creating moon dough or investigating the sensory bin, Dana Parker provides engaging and educational activities for young children at Port Discover. As an early childhood educator at Port Discover, Northeastern North Carolina's Center for Hands-on Science, Parker creates early childhood programs that make learning fun for kids.

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  12. Port Discover's Parker makes learning fun for kidsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    Whether they are creating moon dough or investigating the sensory bin, Dana Parker provides engaging and educational activities for young children at Port Discover. As an early childhood educator at Port Discover, northeastern North Carolina's center for hands-on science, Parker creates early childhood programs that make learning fun for kids.

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  13. Peel led progress with founding of STEM academyRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Editor's note: This is the second part of a two-part column. The first part was published in Wednesday's edition.

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  14. EC Foundation awards $80K in grantsRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Children's programs, the Red Cross' disaster relief program, and Albemarle Hopeline's domestic violence shelter are among this year's recipients of more than $80,000 in grant funding from the Elizabeth City Foundation. The foundation awarded 10 grants to area nonprofits worth a total of $80,369 during its fall 2017 grant cycle, Executive Director David Griffin announced in a press release Wednesday.

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  15. Perquimans teachers tour Shaw Air Force BaseRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Two Perquimans County Middle School teachers toured Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter, South Carolina, in early December at an event offered by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. While there, Linae Midgette, Science Technology Engineering and Math teacher and Lisa Sawyer, math teacher, toured the F-16 hangar and static display, interviewed with a fighter jet pilot, and participated in a ballistic missile defense briefing, along with a discussion on Missile Defense systems, among other activities.

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  16. School gets $10K grant for Fire AcademyRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Perquimans County High School will use a $10,000 Grow Rural Education grant to purchase a self-contained breathing apparatus and air tanks for the Fire Academy, thanks to local farmers who nominated it. The America's Farmers Grow Rural Education Program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, partnered with farmers across the country to make a difference in their local communities by nominating rural schools for $2.3 million in grants for science, technology, engineering and math education.

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  17. Port Discover to offer 'Girls Who Code' clubRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Port Discover is starting a new club for middle and high school girls only, designed to encourage them to enter technology-related fields An information meeting for the "Girls Who Code" club is set for Monday at 6 p.m. to answer questions for girls, grades 6 to 12, who may be interested in attending. Parents are also invited to attend the meeting in Port Discover's upstairs STEM lab at 611 E. Main St. Port Discover science educator Lonisha Whidbee said the club is part of an international program started in 2012 by Reshma Saujani to encourage girls to consider tech-related careers.

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  18. Grant to ECSU aimed at minorities in STEM fieldsRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    The National Science Foundation has awarded faculty at Elizabeth City State University more than $745,000 in grant funding to enhance STEM education at the university. Under the leadership of Professors Ali Khan and Gloria Payne, ECSU will use the grant to increase the number of under-represented minorities in the STEM fields.

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