Eureka Springs EAST attends Engineers Without Borders Conference
Posted on Feb 24, 2006 at 12:15 PM
Eureka Springs High School EAST Lab Facilitator Mila Lynne Powell and EAST student Kaleb Killion represented Eureka Springs High School at the 2006 Engineers Without Borders (USA) International Conference held at Rice University, in Houston, Texas last February 16-18, 2006.
Santa Ynez EAST Receives Stewardship Award
Posted on Feb 1, 2006 at 11:59 AM
The EAST class at Santa Ynez High School received the Vie and George Obern Preservation Stewardship Award for their work in finding and establishing the Mission dam as part of the National Historic Registry.
EAST Student Wins NFAA Competition
Posted on Feb 1, 2006 at 11:51 AM
Steve Wilson, a senior EAST student at Santa Ynez High School, recently won the video competition for the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (NFAA) Presidential Scholars Program in Miami and received a check for $10,000.
North Heights EAST Receives Army Recognition
Posted on Jan 30, 2006 at 11:47 AM
North Heights EAST students receive certificate from captain serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom. These students were rewarded for their efforts by the captain of the 755 postal unit in Iraq.
Eureka Springs EAST Receives Weyerhaeuser and ACF Grant
Posted on Jan 30, 2006 at 11:41 AM
Eureka Springs High School EAST Lab Facilitator Mila Lynne Powell and Media Specialist Alice McNeal received a $500 grant from the Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation and the Arkansas Community Foundation. Mrs. Powell and Mrs. McNeal received their Teacher Mini-Grant Award.
Bryant EAST Receives One Class at a Time Grant
Posted on Jan 24, 2006 at 11:36 AM
The Bryant High School South EAST Lab received a $500 One Class at a Time Grant from Fox 16 News at 9 and Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield for B.L.A.S.T. (Bringing Learning Around Schools with Technology).
Eureka Springs EAST Receives Wal-Mart Grant
Posted on Jan 12, 2006 at 11:11 AM
The Carroll County Community Technology Center received a $1,000 grant from the Wal-Mart Foundation, for the purchase of equipment and software. EAST students Kaleb Killion and Kate Murphy received the check from Wal-Mart Supercenter (Berryville) Assistant Manager, Jimmy Davenport.
Santa Ynez EAST Featured by Trimble
Posted on Dec 5, 2005 at 10:07 AM
Santa Ynez Valley Union High School's award-winning EAST project involving the mapping of eroding sea cliffs is now featured in an official Trimble application brief. The brief is sent worldwide to retailers and distributors, and can be found on Trimble's website.
Eureka Springs EAST Students Receive Technology Center Grant
Posted on Dec 1, 2005 at 10:00 AM
The Carroll County Community Technology Center received a $2,000 grant from the Carroll County Community Foundation (CCCF) for the purchase of equipment and software. Sam Kirk, CCCF Executive Director, awarded the grant funds to the EAST Lab of the Eureka Springs High School.
SBC Foundation Funds EAST Initiative Efforts to Deliver Online Training
Posted on Nov 14, 2005 at 4:23 PM
Furthering its commitment to helping strengthen nonprofits that serve people of all backgrounds and needs, the SBC Foundation - the philanthropic arm of SBC Communications Inc. - today announced that it has awarded an SBC Excelerator technology grant of $23,250 to the nonprofit EAST Initiative.