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Collision Repair Program Receives $1000 Grant

The Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) Collision Repair Technology program was selected as a recipient of a $1,000 Collision Repair Education Foundation grant during the 2017 – 2018 school year. Collision Repair Education Foundation grants are supported by… Continue Reading Collision Repair Program Receives $1000 Grant

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121 Students Recognized at May Awards Ceremony

On Wednesday, May 30, 2018, EASTERN held its annual Awards Night at 7 p.m. at Upper Moreland High School. This year 121 students were recognized for their achievements with $46,000 awarded in the form of scholarships, tools of the trade,… Continue Reading 121 Students Recognized at May Awards Ceremony

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EASTERN Students Learn About Nuclear Energy Trades

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) Welding Technology, Electrical Technology and Protective Services students attended a presentation by Kevin Cawley, 2011 EASTERN Electronics Engineering Technology graduate, and Jeremy Barnhart – both Systems Engineers at Limerick Generating Station. The presentation was for students… Continue Reading EASTERN Students Learn About Nuclear Energy Trades

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EASTERN Students Win at SkillsUSA State Competition

Twenty-four students from Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) in Willow Grove competed in their skill areas or with their leadership proficiency at the SkillsUSA State Competitions held April 18, 19 and 20 at the Hershey Convention Center. Students from all… Continue Reading EASTERN Students Win at SkillsUSA State Competition

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New EASTERN Award: Sean C. Burke Memorial Scholarship

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) announces a new award honoring the memory of 1985 Automotive Technology/Cheltenham High School graduate, Sean Burke, who passed away in January 2016. This $500 award is sponsored by the Burke family and will… Continue Reading New EASTERN Award: Sean C. Burke Memorial Scholarship

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Commercial Art Student Designs Gilda’s Club Poster

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) Commercial Art student/Springfield High School junior, Ian Nash, designed the promotional poster for the Gilda’s Club of Delaware Valley’s 19th Annual Basket Bingo held February 24, 2018 at Westably Hall in Fairless Hills,… Continue Reading Commercial Art Student Designs Gilda’s Club Poster

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EASTERN Supports the Pajama Program

The Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) faculty and staff members held a pajama and book drive throughout the months of November and December to benefit the Pajama Program. They collected 54 pairs of pajamas and 28 books to benefit children… Continue Reading EASTERN Supports the Pajama Program

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EASTERN Students Win at Leadership Conference

On November 15-17, 2017, a delegation of thirty SkillsUSA students and three advisors participated in the Annual District 2 Career and Technical Student Organization’s  Leadership Conference at the Pocono Manor Resort. Approximately 200 students attended from seven different career and technical centers… Continue Reading EASTERN Students Win at Leadership Conference

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