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Gustavo Garcia Inducted Into Walk of Heroes

By Southwest Key on 11/12/2014 @ 08:00 AM

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Former Mayor of Austin and education advocate Gustavo Garcia was inducted into the Southwest Key Walk of Heroes Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 at the national nonprofit’s East Austin headquarters, el Centro de Familia.

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Kids Playing with pumpkins during Pumpkin Madness

TWC Volunteers At Pumpkin Madness

By Southwest Key on 11/12/2014 @ 06:54 AM

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Time Warner Cable staff showed EAPrep students the physics of rolling a pumpkin on an incline versus even ground. Students were able to learn about motion and gravity by launching small pumpkins in a plastic launcher.

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Southwest Key “Familia” Gathers At 2014 Youth Justice Meeting

By Southwest Key on 08/25/2014 @ 07:54 AM

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Southwest Key Youth Justice leadership from around the country gathered in Atlanta, Georgia August 5-7, 2014 for a Program Directors meeting. The event was indicative of a company culture that Southwest Key leadership holds dear.

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Michael Alvarez

EAPrep Student Gains Software Development Experience At Summer Internship

By Southwest Key on 08/01/2014 @ 07:54 AM

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This summer, East Austin College Prep student Michael Alvarez spent several weeks as a software development intern at Sound Spectrum, a music visualization software company based in Austin, Texas.

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East Austin College Prep’s 2014 STEAM Summer Institute

East Austin College Prep’s 2014 STEAM Summer Institute Comes To A Close

By Southwest Key on 08/01/2014 @ 07:54 AM

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East Austin College Prep S.T.E.A.M. Summer Institute ended the 2014 summer season with a field trip to the Austin zoo on July 25, 2014 wrapping up another fun-filled summer for the campers and staff at EAPrep

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