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High schoolers from across region get chance to observe a live surgery at Christ Hospital

Hundreds of high school students from across Greater Cincinnati, including a number from Northern Kentucky, will have a unique opportunity on Tuesday, Oct. 28. They will observe a live surgery at The Christ Hospital, take a tour and lunch at The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences.   The 16th Annual Live Surgery Experience, presented by the nursing college, is intended to give students...

Covington's Holmes High example of school-business 'Close the Deal' partnership success

Kentucky’s Close the Deal program, which creates a partnership between school districts and business communities, saw such success in its second year in 2013-14, particularly in Covington’s Holmes High School, that the state was prompted to continue the program and launch it into four more districts this year.   Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson, who brought the program to Frankfort from Louisville...