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Empire Electric’s continuing education scholarships are available

The Journal Empire Electric Association is opening the Continuing Education Scholarship application process to its members on April 1. There are 15 $1,000 scholarships for students who are...

DATE: March 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Southwest Colorado Community College hosts job fair on April 11

For The Journal Southwest Colorado Community College will host a spring job fair on Tuesday, April 11, from 9 a.m. to noon at the SCCC West Campus, 33057 U.S. Highway 160, Mancos. More than a dozen...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Cortez Middle School Honor Roll Quarter 3, 2016-2017

Grade 8, 4.0 GPA Jadon Neil Cruzan, Bruce D. Cudkowicz, Isis Corrin Feezell, Maricela Belen Fernandez-Olivas, Ethan Drayden Cole McCotter, Theresa Marie Ratliff, Edie Alejandra Rubalcava Grade 7,...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Free concert at Cortez library on Friday

The next installment of Literary Fridays at the Library, the new, crowd-pleasing monthly event presented by the Cortez Public Library, will feature both the M-CHS Concert Band and the M-CHS Jazz...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Brendan Leonard visits Cortez library March 15

The Amazing Authors Tour 2017 is showcasing published writers from the Southwest and beyond at libraries in Bayfield, Cortez and Telluride in January, March and May. The next Amazing Author stop in...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Turn off the TV while your children are around

You might think I’m recommending this because some research shows that watching TV and digital devices can negatively impact the developing brain and hinder children from engaging in more...

DATE: March 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Cortez Destination Imagination teams headed to state finals

After qualifying at the Southwest Colorado Regional Tournament in Durango on Feb. 25, two Cortez Middle School Destination Imagination teams are headed to state finals in Denver on April 22. Teams...

DATE: March 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Photo: Science stars

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Southwest Open School to host benefit dinner

Southwest Open School will host its first-ever benefit dinner to support the technology fund, Director Charlotte Wolf said. The event will take place Saturday, March 4 at the Cortez Elks Lodge....

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Fort Lewis College identifies dean finalists

Fort Lewis College needs to fill its two dean positions before the 2017-18 school year starts, and three finalists for each position will be visiting campus over the next week to meet with...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Dean Hanson scholarship applications are available now

The Journal Applications are being accepted for the Four Corners Board of Realtors’ Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship can be awarded to traditional and nontraditional students...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education