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ORAU donates 31 laptops for mobile computer lab to South Clinton Elementary School

As part of a continuing community effort to help local schools increase their technology resources, ORAU has donated 31 laptop computers to South Clinton Elementary School

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Feb. 12, 2015
FY15-19

ORAU's Monnie Champion presented 31 laptop computers to Teresa Schlandt and Lori Collins of South Clinton Elementary School

CLINTON, Tenn.—As part of a continuing community effort to help local schools increase their technology resources, ORAU has donated 31 laptop computers to South Clinton Elementary School. Principal Lori Collins (pictured right) and librarian Teresa Schlandt (pictured center) accepted the donation from ORAU’s Monnie Champion (pictured left). ORAU regularly donates refurbished technology to area schools in need and decided to support South Clinton Elementary after hearing of the school’s intent to build a mobile laptop lab. The lab will facilitate easier access to computing equipment for the entire school.

“This donation gives our students the opportunity to have a classroom set of laptops for use throughout the building,” said South Clinton Elementary School Principal Lori Collins. “ORAU has given South Clinton another step up in teaching our students with the latest technology.”

ORAU provides innovative scientific and technical solutions to advance national priorities in science, education, security and health. Through specialized teams of experts, unique laboratory capabilities and access to a consortium of more than 100 major Ph.D.-granting institutions, ORAU works with federal, state, local and commercial customers to advance national priorities and serve the public interest. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation and federal contractor, ORAU manages the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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