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UCEC visits with NC First Lady
North Carolina First Lady Mary Easley, wife of Gov. Mike Easley, took a moment to visit recently with the staff of Union County Early College during the New Schools Project Summer Institute in Winston-Salem. Pictured, from left, Jeslyn McFadden, Penny Lindblom, Shep Stewart, Victoria McGovern, Donna Dodson, Easley (center); Taletha Tucker, Tonya Adams, Liz Washburn, Sara Huckbody, Genny Simpson. Early College High Schools are one of the components of the New Schools Project endeavor by NCDPI. Ms. Easley was the keynote speaker at the summer institute’s closing luncheon and spoke in support of Governor Easley's project for students to Learn and Earn college credits while enrolled in high school. To learn more about Governor Easley’s Education Agenda and the Learn and Earn Program in North Carolina click on this link: http://www.learnandearn.nc.gov/.
Written by: Sylvia Roldan, secretary at Union County Early College
Posted: Jul 17, 2008 by Deb Coates Bledsoe