This past summer I had the honor of spending five and a half weeks at the Governor’s School East of North Carolina. Since 1963, select rising seniors and a few rising juniors have attended either the East campus at Meredith College or the West at Salem College each year. As candidates for Governor’s School are […]
Congratulations to Marilla Morrison, Burlington Dance Center Senior Company 1 member, on her acceptance to The Governor’s School of North Carolina. Marilla will attend NCGS-East this summer, 2018. NCGS is a publicly funded residential summer program for intellectually gifted high school students. Marilla’s main area of study will be dance.
Governor’s School East Experience by: Macon Carroll Governor’s School, contrary to popular belief, is not where one learns how to become a governor, though current governor Roy Cooper did visit campus to meet everyone. Rather, it is a five-and-a-half-week program where students from around the state, studying various subjects, intermingle, live alongside each other, and […]