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STARBASE Rapid City graduates its 300th academy

Sarah Jensen (left), STARBASE Rapid City director, congratulates Brandon Huether, a fifth-grader at Rapid City's Robbinsdale Elementary and STARBASE Rapid City graduate, Thursday, Sept. 6, at Duke Corning Armory on Camp Rapid. STARBASE Rapid City, a program aimed at improving math and science skills for youth ages 6-18, held the graduation ceremony for its 300th academy.



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This work, STARBASE Rapid City graduates its 300th academy [Image 1 of 2], by 1LT Chad Carlson, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.06.2011

Date Posted:10.07.2011 16:20

Photo ID:470080

VIRIN:111006-A-FO377-051

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:11.73 MB

Location:RAPID CITY, SD, USGlobe

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