Laurel Ridge Community is recognized for STEM education

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Laurel Ridge Community College reports by email being recognized by the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association.

A School of Excellence distinction has been awarded to Laurel Ridge for it’s STEM programs.

Laurel Ridge is just one of six colleges or universities and the only community college to receive the designation.

Dr. Craig Santicola, dean of the School of Professional Programs, said “Our faculty… along with administrators… have not only put in countless hours to ensure a high-quality STEM education, but have also inspired students to think big and explore careers across the STEM fields.”

The college will officially receive the award, including a banner and certificate, at the ITEEA’s annual conference in Memphis, March 6-9.

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