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VCU Rice Center receives $100,000 gift from Alcoa Foundation

Virginia Commonwealth University has received a $100,000 gift from the Alcoa Foundation to enhance its summer education program for K-12 teachers at the VCU Rice Center.

The gift, which will be funded over two years, allows for the development of two new weeklong, summer residential teacher training workshops in 2007 and two more in 2008. The workshops will focus on wetlands restoration with an emphasis on sustainable waters.

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