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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...

Kenton Co. high schoolers take the stage, spotlight in regional forum on school funding

By Brad Hughes Special to KyForward   Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday pitched the potential benefits to schools from Gov. Steve Beshear’s budget proposal. Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson urged a crowd of 200 to get involved one-on-one with their legislators to back the funding increase.   But it was the student voice, particularly that of two Kenton County high schoolers, that had...