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Identifier: AC 0536
Abstract The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension began its Master Gardener program in 1977, training volunteers aged 20 to 80 in the principles of horticulture and plant science. Master Gardeners throughout Nevada offer workshops and demonstrations, write fact sheets and newspaper columns, maintain Websites, plant for community beautification, develop community gardens, support food banks, and appear on television and radio programs to raise public awareness about home gardening, landscaping, and...
Identifier: AC 0553
Overview Upward Bound, established in 1967, provides academic activities, career counseling, cultural events, educational field trips, housing, and tutoring for low income and first generation high school students with the goal of helping them succeed in graduating from high school and preparing them for success in college or post-secondary vocational training. Collection contains materials from both the Summer Academy and Academic Year programs, administrative records, college tour handbooks, teaching...