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05 May 1996 13:16:41
95231 COLLEGE NEWS
By Julian Shipp
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--Queens College has hired Rita L. Barber as founding
director of its new Internship Program, which will require students to
intern for six credit hours to graduate. The academic policy takes effect
in the fall of 1996. Queens' Internship Program is funded in part by a
$60,000 grant from the Teagle Foundation, Inc., of New York. The Teagle
grant supplements other donor funds and will support the new program
SALISBURY, N.C.--The Association of Theological Schools Accrediting
Committee has upgraded Hood Theological Seminary to "Candidate for
Accreditation" status. For the last 51 years, Hood has been an associated
member of the Association of Theological Schools. The association is the
accrediting body of the mainline theological schools in the United States
and Canada. Hood has been accredited by the Southern Association of
Colleges and Schools since 1991.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.--The Student Support Services Program at Stillman College
recently received $184,814 for the 1995-96 budget year as part of a
four-year grant for $583,959 awarded by the U.S. Department of Education,
according to Stillman president Cordell Wynn. The program, which will
assist 130 students at Stillman College, offers assistance to any qualified
student who meets the low-income criteria established by the U.S.
Commissioner of Education, or who is physically disabled, and who is
already enrolled at Stillman College.
For more information contact Presbyterian News Service
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Louisville, KY 40202
phone 502-569-5504 fax 502-569-8073
E-mail PCUSA.NEWS@pcusa.org Web page: http://www.pcusa.org
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