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Adult Education Roundtable Brings All Write! to Onondaga County

All Write Actors on Stage

Over the past ten years, just shy of 10,000 New Americans have resettled in Onondaga County. Often not native English speakers, these individuals commonly experience discrimination and other hardships due to a language gap. A new program recently brought to Syracuse by the Adult Education Roundtable (AER)* is working to ease this burden through a fun introduction to English-as-a-New-Language (ENL)

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Fund Helps Send Extraordinary Talent to International Competition

The ladies of the Perfect Fourth youth barbershop quartet were gathered at the home of their tenor, Gabby Galanti, on a Friday afternoon. The group excitedly discussed their biggest challenge of the year – the International Rising Star competition in Manchester, England. They had their sights set on competing, but realized they’d need to raise funds in order to make

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Students Learn About Anti-Bullying from Shakespeare Program

All children have the right to attend school in a safe, welcoming, and caring environment but bullying has made that increasingly difficult for some. The rise in reports of bullying around the country has prompted many communities to institute anti-bullying programming to foster learning without incidents of harassment or intimidation. One arts group in Syracuse has found a way to

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