Education briefs: 6-5-13

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By The Staff

Juniors chosen to attend
Governor’s Scholars program
Four Anderson County High School juniors — Hunter Campbell, Hannah Merideth, Mary Lee and Jacob Brumley —were chosen to attend the 2013 Governor’s Scholars program.
The Governor’s Scholars Program (GSP) strives to enhance Kentucky’s next generation of civic and economic leaders, according to a press release. Established in 1983, the program provides academic and personal growth through the balance of a strong liberal arts program with a full co-curricular and residential life experience. Students must complete an application and compete with others from across the state.
Jacob Brumley and Mary Lee will be attending the session at Murray State University in Murray while Hunter Campbell and Hannah Merideth the session at Bellarmine University in Louisville. The program lasts five weeks with graduation set for late July.

Adult GED graduation
to be held June 10
The Anderson County Adult Education GED graduation will be held June 10 at 7 p.m. in the Anderson County High School, Bearcat Theater.  
This ceremony is to honor those students who have received their GED diplomas during the current school year, according to a news release.
All graduates participating in the graduation are asked to call the office at the Adult Learning Center at 839-3754 to confirm your reservation for a cap and gown, tassel and pictures. Graduates are to meet at the theater stage area at 6 p.m.
The staff has nominated several individuals for the National Adult Education Honor Society sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi and they will be recognized at the ceremony.  
The graduates, family and friends, and the public, are invited and encouraged to attend a reception in the foyer sponsored by the Retired Teachers of Anderson County.

BCTC to offer ‘stop by get
started’ day for fall semester
Bluegrass Community and Technical College is hosting a “Stop By Get Started” day June 18 from 2-7 p.m. at the BCTC Lawrenceburg campus, located at 1500 Bypass North.
Interested participants can fill out an application, COMPASS exam, apply for financial aid, meet with an adviser, enroll in classes and attend orientation during the June 18 event, according to a press release.
For more information, call 859-246-8404.