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Portage High School Student Honored at Indiana Association of School Broadcasters

Kaitlyn-SkilbeckKaitlyn Skilbeck traveled with her Video Productions class to Indianapolis in March. Kaitlyn won 1st place in the 'Television Spot Production' category from the Indiana Association of School Broadcasters. She produced a 30 second public service announcement about seeking help if you are in an abusive relationship. She received the award, on stage, in front of hundreds of other broadcasting students from around the state. Congratulations, Kaitlyn.

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It’s Therapy with a Smile by this Prospective Purdue Calumet Graduate

Redar-Madisen-sp15-grad-pilatesMadisen Redar is a people person. Though she admits as much, she doesn’t have to. Her beaming, outgoing personality is a giveaway.

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Kyle Elementary Student Avery Ables Receives Citizenship Award


Avery Ables followed all the Development Assets through 5th grade and received the Citizenship Award in Mrs. Henderson's class.

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Purdue Calumet Student has Overcome Struggles along Road to Graduation

Varela-Nicole-II-grad-sp15Tenacious sums up 23-year-old Purdue University Calumet student Nicole Varela, who, despite having faced her share of struggles, looks forward to graduating from Purdue University Calumet Friday (5/8).

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Portage High School Physical Education Freshman Begin Tennis

phs-floorSpring has finally sprung up!! We will be taking the Freshmen outside for Tennis. Tennis is such a fun unit because a lot of students have never played before, so they are doing something new and exciting that they can use the rest of their lives. I have noticed that there are a lot more Freshmen Girls that are currently playing Tennis for out Tennis team, and they are pretty good.

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Portage High School Business Student Receives 2015 Exchange Club Scholarship

Sara-BachIt was an honor to have the privilege of teaching this remarkable student, Sara Bach, and watching her develop into a kind, caring, and intelligent young women who possesses many talents. The Business Department at Portage High School wishes to publically congratulate Sara on receiving the Exchange Club Scholarship.

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Brush with Death Does not Deter Graduating Purdue Calumet Student Athlete

Davis-Aaron-mural-std-grad-sp15Aaron Davis transferred to Purdue University Calumet three years ago to earn a Purdue degree and continue a promising basketball career–both of which appeared in limbo following an unfortunate, early spring April morning in 2009.

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