Friday, August 04, 2000

Science camp being offered

        BLUE ASH — NASA, the Air National Guard and the Air Force Museum will contribute to a one-day science camp at the Air National Guard facility in Blue Ash for students entering grades 5 through 12..

        The camp will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. the week of Aug. 14-18. Students will select a specific day they wish to attend. The camp is being sponsored by the Sycamore Schools Foundation, but students from any district may apply. Cost is $10. Information: 489-3767.

Harrison classes
        HARRISON — Classes in economics, electronics engineering technology, mathematics and physics will be offered this fall at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College's west campus in Harrison, located at Harrison Airport. Registration will be accepted at the west campus from 5-7 p.m. Aug. 28, and weekdays starting Monday at the main campus in Clifton. Information: 569-1544. Classes begin Sept. 5.

Open house
        FINNEYTOWN — The community of Finneytown School District is invited to an Open House from 5:30-7 p.m. Aug. 21 in the high school media center, 8916 Fountainebleau Terrace.

Foreign studies
        Middlebury College junior Susan Strife, daughter of Janet and Frederic Strife of Cincinnati, participated in the college's off-campus study program during the past academic year. She spent the fall of 1999 studying through the School for International Training program in Bolivia, and the spring of 2000 at the Universidad de Valparaiso in Chile.

Gates scholar
        Terrence Strader of Colerain Township, a 2000 graduate of Cincinnati Public Schools' Hughes Center high school, has been named a Gates Millennium Scholar for the 2000-01 academic year at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

        Mr. Strader was valedictorian of the Class of 2000 at Hughes Centers' Cincinnati Academy of Mathematics and Science.

English class
        A free 10-week beginning-level class in English as a second language will be offered starting Sept. 6 by Cincinnati State Technical and Community College. The class will be held 6:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesday evenings on the college's main campus in Clifton. Class size is limited to 20 students. Information: 569-4848.

        In the Schools runs on Tuesdays and Fridays. Fax: 768-8340. Phone: 768-8600.


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