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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR UPWARD BOUND

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR UPWARD BOUND

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Applications are being accepted from ninth-, 10th- and 11th-grade students who would like to enroll in the Upward Bound Summer Program. The six-week residential session will be held at N.C. A&T State University June 16-July 26.

Applications are available at high school guidance departments throughout Guilford County.Curriculum will consist of English, math, science, and personal and career development courses. Also offered will be art, computer science, drama, electronics, journalism, music and modern interpretive dance.

The program is sponsored by a grant through the U.S. Department of Education. Applicants must meet federal eligibility criteria which include having a need for the program's academic support services and meeting low income and/or first generation college status guidelines.

Upward Bound is an equal opportunity/affirmative action program. Applicants are selected without regard to race, color, sex, religion, creed or national origin.

The Upward Bound Office is located at N.C. A&T, room 109, Dudley Building. For more information, call 334-7659 or 334-7985.

New library slated for '94\ Greensboro's new downtown library would be built by 1994, under a tentative schedule presented last week to the Greensboro City Council.

The city is balancing several large projects, including improvements to the Greensboro Coliseum complex, and timing all of them is tricky, City Manager William H. Carstarphen said.

Carstarphen and library director George Viele gave the following possible schedules for three library bond projects approved by voters last November. The bonds are $16.06 million.

Expanding the Vance Chavis branch library would begin in July and be finished by November.

Building a new library near Florida and Chapman streets would start in December and be finished by February 1993.

Building a new downtown library would start in June 1992 and be finished by January 1994.

Fashion talent needed\ ``Bold 'N Brassy,' Four Seasons Town Centre's spring fashion show, is looking for talent of all ages to model the latest trends of 1991.

The show will premiere on the Main Stage at 7 p.m. March 8. Additional shows will be held at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. March 9.

Interested models and dancers may audition at 6 p.m. March 4 on Main Stage. Performers will be paid with Four Seasons Town Centre gift certificates.

For more information, call 292-0171.

Phone numbers changed\ United Services for Older Adults has two new telephone numbers for Guilford County residents who need information and referral concerning services for senior citizens.

From Greensboro and rural Guilford County, call 333-6981. From High Point, call 841-6981.

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