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Maria Hanes and ObamaOakes Student Maria Hanes Visits the White House

Hanes’s interest in the topic of sports related head injuries and her gel-helmet proposal earned her two visits to the White House this week as a part of the administration-sponsored science fair along with an opportunity to talk with President Obama. Continue»

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New Students Move-In
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New Students Move-In
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