Grayson’s 2017-18 Teachers of the Year were honored Monday night by Mayor Allison Wilkerson and the City Council.
Receiving mayoral certificates were the following teachers of the year: Niles Davis, Grayson High; Sherry Aglietti, Bay Creek Middle; Garnet Messer, Couch Middle; Ikwo Poindexter, Starling Elementary; Felicia Alston, Pharr Elementary; Hillery Cambre, Trip Elementary; and Melinda Anderson, Grayson Elementary.Continue Reading...
A team of Meadowcreek High School students and their teacher earned top honors in the 2018 Hospitality Foundation of Georgia ProStart State Championship. Wayne Miles, Carlos Barboza, Jorge Narvaez, Jose Martinez and Arturo Perez won the Culinary Arts state title. The team’s teacher, Chef Simone Byron, won the 2018 ProStart Teacher of the Year award.Continue Reading...
University of Georgia student Kendra Johnson, an accounting major and Duluth High School grad, was recently awarded the highly competitive Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship to help fund her international studies this summer.Continue Reading...
Central Gwinnett, Meadowcreek and South Gwinnett STEM Academy high school students recently participated in the first UPS STEM Day at the UPS Supply Chain Solutions office in Alpharetta.The experience provided students with a glimpse into the various STEM careers available at UPS, allowed them to network with STEM professionals and gave insight into the skills necessary to excel in STEM-related industries.Continue Reading...
As a child, Aayush Setty wasn’t a fan of fairy tales or comics. Instead, his father, Guru, would bring him books about the cardiovascular system and the brain.
“He read those to me and very quickly I thought the brain was fascinating because of all the activity that goes on with it,” Aayush Setty said. “Because of that, I decided I wanted to become a neurosurgeon and I’ve stuck with that.”Continue Reading...