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Education

As Cardinal Stritch High School students headed back to school after the holidays , they headed back to something a little different than “business as usual.”

From Jan. 6 through Jan. 9, teachers and staff presented “Seminar Week,” where they demonstrated their personal talents, gifts and passions to teach students about a wide range of topics.

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Kerrie Bercher, Cardinal Stritch High School
With a 4.20 GPA, Kerrie is ranked 6th in the Cardinal Stritch Class of 2009.  She is a member of the National Honor Society, Art Club, Recycling Club and the French Club.  Kerrie is on the Bird’s Word staff and is co-editor this year and was Homecoming Queen this year.  She has  been a Link Crew Member, a Kairos Leader and volunteers at the St. Charles Hospital day care.  Kerrie’s primary sport is Soccer (team captain) but she also participates in Track.

The daughter of Edward and Kathleen Bercher, Kerrie plans on attending Cleveland State University where she will major in Environmental Science.

As part of our continuing commitment to the communities we serve, GenoaBank is proud to sponsor this outstanding Cardinal Stritch High School Student by awarding her a $50.00 U.S. Savings Bond.

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In a tough economy, college applications typically increase. However, the current financial crisis might have consequences for how students - and their parents - pay for that education. A recent Sallie Mae/Gallup study shows that families typically use a complex funding mix: parents provide 48 percent of the funds, students kick in another 33 percent, and 15 percent comes from gift aid, like scholarships and grants. The average family covers nearly 40 percent of the costs by borrowing, so it pays to do your homework.

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