Students Must Acclimate To Change

Springdale Seniors Move Out Of State For College

Posted: May 18, 2013 at 4:32 a.m.

Emily Cowing, 18, finds quotes she wants to memorize in order to use in a test on "Death of a Salesman" Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Springdale High School.

Nathan Hernandez said he will be 27 hours away from home.

At A Glance (w/logo)

Springdale Graduation

Both ceremonies will be held today at Bud Walton Arena at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

• 1 p.m.: Springdale High School

• 4 .p.m.: Har-Ber High School

Source: Springdale School District

At A Glance

Higher Education

• U.S. Military Academy at West Point was founded in 1802 as a school focused on training students to enter the Army.

• Yale University was founded in 1718 in New Haven, Conn. It can be traced as far back as 1701 when it was created to teach a European liberal education.

• Vassar College was founded in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., in 1861 as a liberal arts college. Vassar only enrolls undergraduate students.

• University of Minnesota -Twin Cities was founded in Minneapolis in 1851. The university offers a variety of studies, including medicine, business, liberal arts, architecture, engineering, science and law.

Source: Staff Report

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