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Excellence in Education: What’s happening

TODAY – Excellence in Education Week Awards Recognition Program at Northern Michigan University, Marquette

≤ Welcome – Amy Quinn, CEO, Grow & Lead: Community and Youth Development and Taylor Jancsi, 2019 Gwinn High School Scholarship Recipient

≤ Masters of Ceremony – Michael Fedrizzi, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Meagen Morrison, Eagle Mine

≤ Recognition of Donors and Sponsors

≤ National Anthem and Music Presentation – Marquette Senior High School Chamber Singers directed by Jan Brodersen

≤ Educator Reflections by Heather Nayback, Munising Public Schools

≤ Keynote Speaker – Sarah Stream Stanek, 2004 Westwood High School Scholarship Recipient

≤ Presentation of Student and Educator Awards

≤ Local Days of Excellence will be held: Thursday, May 2 – UP Health System – Marquette will host students from Gwinn on Thursday for tours and the Gwinn Chamber of Commerce will host a recognition lunch.

≤ Friday, May 3 – UP Health System – Marquette will host students from Marquette Senior and Alternative High Schools, North Star Academy, and Fr. Marquette schools for medical tours and a recognition lunch.

≤ Thursday, May 9 – Students from Ishpeming, Negaunee, NICE, and Republic-Michigamme will have a recognition lunch and be hosted for tours by Cleveland Cliffs, LS&I Railroad, Eagle Mine, UP Health System – Bell and Marquette, RTI Surgical, and Northern Michigan University.

≤ Alger County students will be hosted for tours with Neenah, Inc. – Munising Mill and Timber Products Company in May.