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Dr. Ronald Carter of JCSU is the Post Foundation's 2014 Luminary
Tuesday, July 8, 2014

The visionary leader of Charlotte’s historically black university has won the 2014 Luminary award from The Charlotte Post Foundation.

 
Need to succeed
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Thea Scott goes all out in everything she does.

The Post’s Top Senior of the Year is valedictorian at Philip O. Berry Academy of Technology with a 5.2 grade point average. Since middle school, Scott has pursued academic success based on a simple credo: make no excuses.

 
Runner-up excels and sees world in color
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

At the age of 12, Brianna Hardeo read a book that changed her life. It was “A Mango Shaped Space” by Wendy Mass, a story about a 13-year-old girl named Mia Mitchell who had synesthesia, a condition in which a person inadvertently associates letters, numbers and sounds with colors.  Brianna, 18, realized that just like the character, she was also synesthetic and saw the world the same way.

 
Top Seniors at 40:
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The Post's Top Seniors program would not exist without James Cuthbertson. In 1975, Cuthbertson, then a Post reporter, asked a question: Why weren't African American students acknowledged publicly for academic and extracurricular accomplishments? The answer was to create Top Seniors, an annual list of all-star scholars celebrating its 40th class in 2014.

 

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