AAUW Establishes BMCC Scholarship

Press Release Date: 
12/01/2010

NEWS RELEASE
Blue Mountain Community College,

Date: December 1, 2010
Contact:  Karen L. Hill, Public Relations, 541-278-5933 or 541-379-2753

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

AAUW Establishes BMCC Scholarship

 

 

 

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Blue Mountain Community College offers preparation classes for the five-part GED exam in reading, writing, social studies, science, and mathematics.  The five GED exam series costs $100.  BMCC administers approximately 375 GED exams per year. 

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Pendleton chapter of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) memorialized long-time member Amy Bedford with a $500 contribution to the Blue Mountain Community College Foundation for scholarships to financially needy students taking their GED exams.