Articles by Lauren Heaton :: Page 8

  • Antioch College farm talks continue

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    When Antioch College asked Village Council last spring to allow a limited number of small and large farm animals on the part of its campus known as “the golf course,” many of the college’s neighbors were surprised and upset they had not been informed of the plans earlier.

  • Teachers, students report on visit to model school in San Diego

    Mills Lawn fifth graders planned a special Veteran's Day celebration this fall as part of a project-based lesson. The decorating committee included, from left, Priscilla Hadap, Alayna Wilson, Stephanie Burks, Andrea Reeder, and Sam Foster.

    Yellow Springs teachers and students gave their impressions of a recent visit to model school High Tech High as a lead-up to the district’s first community sharing event of the project-based education they’re in the process of adopting.

  • Clifton & Grinnell Intersection changes sought

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    Seven months after the car accident that killed local teenager Trista Lindstrom, the Greene County Engineer’s decision to maintain current traffic standards at the rural intersection where the accident occurred still stands.

  • Antioch University Midwest union files with NLRB

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    Antioch University Midwest and its clerical and semi-professional staff union, UE Local 796, asserted that the contract for the 13 Midwest staff members was not acceptable.

  • Angela Wright leaves school board with hope

    Angela Wright left the school board last month after 20 years and four full terms of serving the schools. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Having served 20 years as a Yellow Springs school board member over a span of three decades, Angela Wright has seen her share of ebb and flow in the district.

  • Jury rules force appropriate in Paul E. Schenck death

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    On Monday, Dec. 30, a Greene County Grand Jury found no indictments against the law enforcement officer who was identified as having shot and killed villager Paul E. Schenck.

  • January 2, 2014 Bulldog sport round-up

    Eighth grade post Tony Marinelli went for a layup against Troy Christian on Dec. 9. The McKinney Bulldog team also lost their Dec. 19 game against Dayton Christian last week; however the McKinney seventh grade team and the YSHS varsity teams won their respective games. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    January 2, 2014 Bulldog sport round-up

  • Writers, poets and artists give voice to their high school lives

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    YSHS has brought back its school news and literary magazine.

  • Antioch University receives reaccreditation

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    After three years of hard work on a self evaluation, Antioch University received news last week that it is fully reaccredited with the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

  • More money needed for 2020 strategic plan

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    According to Superintendent Mario Basora, while the 2020 strategic plan activity is on track, it needs more financial support and increased capacity in order to reach its goals.

  • District honors former Yellow Springs School Board members

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    At the Dec. 12 school board meeting, outgoing board President Benji Maruyama and board member Angela Wright were honored for their service to the district.

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