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Book club ‘elevates’ language for Spanish-speaking Catholic school students

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Book club ‘elevates’ language for Spanish-speaking Catholic school students

The latest in a long line of Notre Dame-backed programs and initiatives aimed at improving educational outcomes for primary and secondary students in the South Bend-Elkhart region, the book club, now in its second year, provides Holy Cross students of Hispanic heritage an opportunity to become scholars in their native language within a collaborative learning environment that promotes discussion and problem solving.

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Grant to help Riley students develop affordable housing in South Bend

The community development corporation 466 Works, in collaboration with Notre Dame’s Center for Civic Innovation (CCI), Southeast Organized Area Residents, Neighborhood Development Associates and the South Bend Community School Corp. has been recommended for a $125,000 grant to engage students from Riley High School’s Construction Trades Program in a home build in South Bend’s Southeast Neighborhood.

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