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Soroptimist International of the American River helps Placer School for Adults

Soroptimist International of the American River recently presented the Placer School for Adults a $250 check to pay for tuition and books for two women enrolled in the PASSAGE Prog ...

Placer School for Adults builds both confidence and computer skills

A new course at Placer School for Adults, intended especially for women, combines basic technical instruction with motivational speakers to give students a thrust into the professi ...

New courses in Placer School for Adults fall catalog

The ever-expanding course catalog at Placer School for Adults offers more than 30 new courses this fall, including new programs in personal enrichment, technology, health and acade ...

Adult school’s fall catalog offers courses that enrich and educate

Placer School for Adults’ fall catalog brings back many returning favorites and plenty of new selections. “I think Placer School for Adults is in a good place right now, but ...

New adult school principal seeks to fill community learning needs

A new principal is at the helm as Placer School for Adults moves into the fall semester. Bill Bettencourt has replaced Judy McCoy.Bettencourt has worked in adult education for 24 y ...

Auburn’s newest Soroptimist Club holds awards banquet

Auburn’s newest Soroptimist Club, Soroptimist International of the American River, or SOAR, recently held its first annual awards dinner. SOAR was very proud to give out four awa ...

Local residents give voice to Middle East conflict

Middle Eastern-Americans are speaking out about the situation in the Middle East, including the resignation of a dictator and strained relations between Israel and Palestine. Aubu ...

Classes inspire the inner techie

Technology is changing by the second, and a local school wants to help adult residents keep up. The Placer School For Adults is offering a number of computer and technology classe ...

Facebook offers opportunities for Auburnites

When you get a free moment, do you reach for your cell phone or computer to check your Facebook page? You are not alone. Local community members use the site for a variety of reaso ...

Train for success this spring

A new training program at Placer Adult School takes participants from basic digital photography through building their own Web site. “It addresses personal and business needs to ...