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Park Scholar Media Mentions

Quite a few members of the Park Scholarships community have appeared in the media over the past two months:

Park Scholar Media Mentions

The following Park Scholars and alumni received media coverage over the past couple of months:

Park Scholar Media Mentions

Quite a few Park Scholars and alumni received media coverage in recent weeks: Michael Ian Cedar talked with Chasta Hamilton Calhoun ’07 about reinvention as part of his blog, “The Legacy of You.” Hamilton Calhoun owns Raleigh-based Stage Doore Dance. She, along with Mitch Danforth ’07 and Kyle Held ’09, led a presentation on this same topic during the first biannual sPark in April 2016.     Following the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte earlier this
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Park Scholar Media Mentions

The following Park community members have received media attention in recent weeks:

A Tale of Three Teachers

Across North Carolina’s Triangle and Triad, Philip Boyne, Mollie Richardson Williams, and Jasmine Frantz are working to inspire the next generation of scholars and leaders. They are teaching more than physics, chemistry and math, respectively, as they bring the values learned as Park Scholars into the classroom.

Jasmine Flood ’12 Receives Geoffrey Beene National Scholarship

posted 2012.02.03 Jasmine Flood ‘12 was among a select group of upcoming designers awarded the Geoffrey Beene National Scholarship at the Young Menswear Association Fashion Scholarship Fund awards dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York earlier this year. To compete for the $30,000 award, Flood spent months of preparation on a case study. “My case study involved designing fabrics and creating an innovative product and service that would stimulate growth for a specific retailer in the bedding industry currently
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Jasmine Frantz ’13 Travels to Spain to Prepare for Teaching Career

posted 2011.07.14 Jasmine Frantz ‘13 recently returned to her home in Charlotte after participating in a study abroad experience in Spain earlier this summer. While in Segovia, Frantz lived with a host family and was immersed in Spanish culture night and day for an entire month. “The differences between Spanish and American culture became apparent very quickly,” Frantz says of her experience, “notably the daily routine of Spaniards and their customs in the home.” Frantz was enrolled in courses which
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Jasmine Flood ’12 Inspires Young Artists

Jasmine Flood ‘12 spent her summer working as an art instructor for the City of Greenville’s Famous Artists Camp. Her duties included coordinating creative projects influenced by well-known artists and art movements for children ranging in age from 5-13. The focus of the Famous Artists Camp is to encourage children to develop and refine their artistic skills and abilities. The program strives to make art accessible to students who may not have the necessary resources available at their elementary and
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