By Bob Fowler, Roane State staff writer
One wants to be a doctor. Another, a lawyer involved in immigration cases. Two plan to become engineers, another wants to be involved in mission work, and one intends to work as an ultrasound technician.
They are among 14 Oak Ridge High School students who are members of the first Roane State Community College Middle College class, and theyâ€™re getting ready to graduate this spring, both from high school and college.
Although they have varying career goals, they have several things in common. They all say they have enjoyed their Middle College experiences, theyâ€™ve all been accepted to colleges and universities to continue their educations, and theyâ€™re fans of their advisor and English instructor, Assistant Roane State Professor Margaret â€œMaggieâ€ Bouldin.[Read more…]