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She plans to pursue a career in public health
Christin Aucapina, a Ross School senior
Christin Aucapina, a Ross School senior who will attend Brown University in the fall, has been awarded a Gates Millennium scholarship.

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Teachings about nature, survival, and living close to the earth.
After training by the Children of the Earth Foundation, Ben Faraone and Chandra Elmendorf will offer a weekend workshop for parents and kids in wilderness survival skills in Montauk next month. Joanne Pilgrim



Classical music students from local high schools will give a benefit concert at the Bay Street Theatre.
On Sunday at 4 p.m., classical music students from local high schools will give a benefit concert at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor for Katy’s Courage Fund to support pediatric cancer research in honor of Katy Stewart, a Sag Harbor student who died last year.

Concerned parents spoke Tuesday about the school board’s plans to divide Montauk’s prekindergarten program into morning and afternoon sessions. Janis Hewitt