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EASTERN’s Distance Learning and Industry-Standard Certifications I

The Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) is dedicated to the continuity of learning during this unprecedented time. All of EASTERN’s career and technical high school programs are using various online learning platforms to effectively teach their students in… Continue Reading EASTERN’s Distance Learning and Industry-Standard Certifications I

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EASTERN Culinary Program Donates to Assist in Local Relief Efforts

On April 3, 2020, Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) staff members, Elena Hays, Student Learning Center Aide, and Ben Vozzo, Culinary Arts Instructor, donated produce and latex gloves from the Culinary Arts program to Hatboro Dish Restaurant to… Continue Reading EASTERN Culinary Program Donates to Assist in Local Relief Efforts

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Alumni Spotlight: Jess Miles, Cosmetology

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) 2018 Cosmetology and Abington High School alum, Jess Miles, is now enjoying a career as a full-time stylist at New Images Family Hair Care in Willow Grove. While at EASTERN, she received her… Continue Reading Alumni Spotlight: Jess Miles, Cosmetology

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EASTERN Says Goodbye to Career & Tech Ed. Supporter, Don Horsfall

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) regretfully says goodbye to long-time career and technical supporter, Donald Horsfall, a computer consultant, who dedicated countless hours to EASTERN programs and technology. Mr. Horsfall passed away March 22, 2020, at Abington-Jefferson Health.… Continue Reading EASTERN Says Goodbye to Career & Tech Ed. Supporter, Don Horsfall

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EASTERN Donates Protective Equipment for Coronavirus Response

On Monday, March 23, 2020 Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) was pleased to donate t o Montgomery County’s COVID-19 Response Center efforts. Donations included 140 N95 masks from our Collision Repair Technology program, sterile and exam gloves from… Continue Reading EASTERN Donates Protective Equipment for Coronavirus Response

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Adam J. Weissner Award-Supporting Welding Technology for 15 Years

On May 5 2004, Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) Welding Technology/Upper Moreland High School senior, Adam Weissner, passed away suddenly in a tragic car accident. The Weissner family has made it a priority to recognize a Welding Technology… Continue Reading Adam J. Weissner Award-Supporting Welding Technology for 15 Years

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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 10, 11 and 12 at the Hershey Convention Center. Students… Continue Reading EASTERN Students Win at SkillsUSA State Competition

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EASTERN Students Win Big at SkillsUSA District Competition

Thirty-six students from the Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) won medals in skill areas or leadership at the SkillsUSA District Competitions held January 24 through February 1, 2019 at Middle Bucks Institute of Technology. First-place winners will represent EASTERN at… Continue Reading EASTERN Students Win Big at SkillsUSA District Competition

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