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Reflections on the Year

By: Mary Ellen Schuster Published: December 22nd, 2014
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This past year was tremendous for Young Americans Center. It may have gone by in the blink of an eye or seemed like a whirlwind at times. Yet, in retrospect, it was profoundly successful. There were first time events that… Read the rest









Girl Scouts Badge Classes

By: Mary Ellen Schuster Published: October 23rd, 2014
Girl Scouts take part in many different classes to earn a variety of financial literacy badges.

Young Americans Center for Financial Education has a variety of community partners that collaborate to help each other. One of those partnerships that has developed in recent years is with the Girl Scouts of Colorado. The Girl Scouts A little… Read the rest



Tales from Towne: Welcome Back International Towne

By: Susan Stenhaug Published: October 9th, 2014
The tablets are a great addition with the new murals.

Hola!  Konnichiwa!  Privyet!  Shalom!  As students, carrying ceremonial flames  and flags representing their countries for the day, stand proudly in front of their peers to present greetings in their “native language” during an Olympic themed opening ceremony, I can’t help… Read the rest