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About 1,400 GEAR UP students in West Virginia recently heard from Molly Kennedy, a motivational speaker, at an event in Charleston. At the same event, ten $1,000 scholarships were awarded to West Virginia GEAR UP students, in partnership with Fairmont State University. Higher Education Chancellor, Dr. Paul Hill, shared that counties that participate in GEAR UP have seen an increase in college-going rates that is now on par with the state average.

Source: WV Metro News