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Annual Banquet to be Held on April 26, 2012

By Zeni Colorado

Once again this April, Flint Hills Chapter Members will gather for a membership meeting, award the PDK Scholarships for the Kansas Future Teacher Academy, induct new members into the chapter, as well as recognize members for accomplishments. The banquet will be held at the Emporia Country Club on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 5:30PM with dinner being served at 6:00PM. Cost is $15.00. Please RSVP to Kay Neill by email or phone by Friday afternoon, April 20, at or 620-342-4677 if you plan to attend.

At the last membership meeting, two new members were inducted into the Flint Hills Chapter: Dustin Burgardt and Andrew Smith. Dustin Burgardt joins the chapter as an undergraduate member and is currently majoring in Physics at Emporia State University, and plans to teach at the secondary level. Dr. Andrew Smith is an Assistant Professor in the School of Library and Information Management at Emporia State University. He is also the Coordinator of the School Library Media program. Other new members include Dr. Edward Church from the Department of School Leadership and Middle/Secondary Education and Dr. Roger Caswell, Director of the Great Plains Center for National Board Certification.

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Dustin Burgardt and Andrew Smith

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