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Monica Long
  • Elementary Education
  • Hurdle Mills, NC

William Peace University Student Monica Leigh Long of Hurdle Mills is Helping Support at Risk Students In Wake County

2012 Oct 2

Students from the William Peace University Teacher Education Club are partnering with the Cary Rotary Club for the Read a Book, Get a Book program.

Monica Leigh Long of Hurdle Mills, NC, is one of 15 students responsible for reviewing the books, establishing a grade level, and marking the books appropriately. The ongoing project is part of a partnership with the Cary Rotary Club to support at risk students in Wake County.

There are many children in Wake County that do not have books in their home to read. The Read a Book, Get a Book program provides gently used books to these students.

Founded in 1857, William Peace University is a private coeducational university located in downtown Raleigh, NC. The university's mission is to prepare students for careers in the organizations of tomorrow. On average, more than 90 percent of William Peace University's graduates are placed in jobs or graduate school within one year of graduation. For more information, please visit www.peace.edu.