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Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference

  Interservice/Industry Technology, Simulation and Education Conference 2016 Winnie Zhang and Julie Zhou from York County Public Schools represented the Governor’s School for Science & Technology at the Interservice/Industry Technology, Simulation and Education Conference in Orlando, Florida in early December. I/ITSEC is one of the largest simulation conferences with more than 15,000 in attendance. GSST… Read more »

WL Culinary Students Whip Up Frothy Foods for Space Station

Feb. 22, 2017 Culinary Students Whip Up Frothy Foods for Space Station Astronauts are just like everyone – they love desserts. With that in mind, local high school students recently put their best forks forward to see if their cuisine will reign supreme in space. Two teams of culinary arts students competed Feb. 16 at… Read more »

WL Culinary Students Whip Up Frothy Foods for Space Station

Feb. 22, 2017 Culinary Students Whip Up Frothy Foods for Space Station Astronauts are just like everyone – they love desserts. With that in mind, local high school students recently put their best forks forward to see if their cuisine will reign supreme in space. Two teams of culinary arts students competed Feb. 16 at… Read more »

Apprenticeships help fill manufacturing jobs

Learning while you earn gives a jump start to careers for young workers By Kara Murphy / Contributing writer At just 23, Mike Field has a life many of his high school classmates who went on to college can’t even dream of yet. He has bought a house. He’s engaged to be married. He even… Read more »

Health Sciences – Annual Fall Blood Drive

New Horizons Butler Farm Campus conducted its annual Fall Blood Drive on Nov. 4th in the Electricity and Renewable Energy Lab.  Medical Assistant students visited all classrooms to recruit blood donors on Wednesday, Oct. 26th and made presentations, signed up students, and provided permission slips.  Our campus collected 58 pints of blood exceeding our goal… Read more »

Apprenticeships help fill manufacturing jobs

Learning while you earn gives a jump start to careers for young workers By Kara Murphy / Contributing writer At just 23, Mike Field has a life many of his high school classmates who went on to college can’t even dream of yet. He has bought a house. He’s engaged to be married. He even… Read more »

Virginia State FCCLA Conference

The Virginia State FCCLA conference will be held April 6-9, 2017 at the Doubletree Hotel in Virginia Beach, Virginia.   Source: CTEC

Virginia State HOSA Conference

The Virginia State HOSA conference will be held March 10-12, 2017 at the Doubletree Hotel by Hilton in Williamsburg, Va.   Source: CTEC

Health Sciences – Annual Fall Blood Drive

New Horizons Butler Farm Campus conducted its annual Fall Blood Drive on Nov. 4th in the Electricity and Renewable Energy Lab.  Medical Assistant students visited all classrooms to recruit blood donors on Wednesday, Oct. 26th and made presentations, signed up students, and provided permission slips.  Our campus collected 58 pints of blood exceeding our goal… Read more »