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Plus 50 Healthcare Career info event planned at Terra
Terra State Community College in Fremont will host its second Plus 50 Career event Dec. 4.

The focus of the event will be careers in the healthcare field, namely medical scribe/medical coding, health information technology, medical assisting, medical office administration, pharmacy technician training and State Tested Nurse Aide training.

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Five former students were honored as 2013 Outstanding Alumni at Penta Career Center at a special evening banquet held Nov. 7.

Each year, the Penta Career Center Outstanding Alumni Awards are bestowed upon individuals who have completed a career-technical training program at Penta and who are currently working in a successful career. Since the award’s inception in 1993, 120 former high school or adult education students have been honored with the award. The 2013 awardees include:

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Sections of the internationally celebrated AIDS Memorial Quilt – the 54-ton, handmade tapestry that stands as a memorial to more than 94,000 individuals lost to AIDS – will be on view at Terra State Community College in the Student Activities Center Dec. 2 from 9 a.m-7 p.m.

“Annually, Terra State recognizes World AIDS Day to bring awareness to our campus community about this disease,” said Heath Martin, Associate Dean of Students. “Having the quilt here this year will help students visually understand what a devastating disease this is and continues to be for people from all different walks of life and all over the world.”

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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