Archive for November, 2011

Growing up in Northern Nevada Teaches Teenager About Life

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Guest Post by Amanda Gallop
In a big city like New York or Boston, a seven year old driving a tractor is a rare and strange sight.  But in a tiny town in the Nevada desert, this sight was about as common as seeing vultures perched on fence posts.  I think that everyone can agree that [...]

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Rotary Clubs Train Local Teens to be Future Leaders

Friday, November 4th, 2011

How do you take a bunch of teenagers and teach them to be leaders?  The Rotary Middle School Leadership Program seems to have figured it out.  Rotary clubs from around Northern Nevada asked teachers and principals from 18 different schools to hand-pick five teens from their 8th grade classes and hand them over to professional [...]

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