The Wanee Music Festival Initial Lineup Has Been Revealed And It Is Glorious

first_imgThe lineup for the 2017 Wanee Music Festival is in! Taking place from April 20-22 at the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park, the festival has packed their lineup with a ton of jam scene favorites, including headliners Bob Weir, Widespread Panic and the Trey Anastasio Band.The performing artist lineup appeared on the Wanee website today, and features over a dozen exciting entries. Gov’t Mule, Dark Star Orchestra, JJ Grey & Mofro, Les Brers (ft. Butch Trucks & Jaimoe), Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band, Leftover Salmon (performing the music of Neil Young), The Greyboy Allstars, Blackberry Smoke, Matisyahu, Keller Williams’ Grateful Grass, Papadosio, Turkuaz, Pink Talking Fu – Music of David Bowie & Prince, DJ Logic, Kung Fu, Pink Talking Fish, Bobby Lee Rodgers Trio, The Marcus King Band, The Yeti Trio and Brothers and Sister Band are all featured on the 2017 lineup.You can head to the Wanee website for tickets and more information about their exciting festival!Update: It appears that the artist lineup posted on the Wanee website was actually an accidental leak, and has since been removed.last_img read more

Local Schools receive STEM grants

first_imgIndianapolis, IN—The Indiana Department of Education recently announced recipients of K-12 STEM grants, which help certain districts accelerate, scale, or implement STEM curriculum. STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.In an effort to ensure a wide field of STEM practices for research purposes, a variety of awardees implementing various state and nationally recognized curriculum options were selected as grant recipients. IDOE received a total of 77 proposals for the competitive grant, with 34 school districts receiving Indiana’s STEM Acceleration Grant for the first time.Area school systems that received 2019 STEM Acceleration grants include Jennings County School Corporation, Jac-Cen-Del School Corporation, Greensburg Community School Corporation, and the South Dearborn Community School Corporation. A portion of the funds is used to improve elementary and secondary student participation in STEM-related projects.“A STEM education is vital to preparing our students for an ever-changing technological global economy,” said State Superintendent Dr. Jennifer McCormick. “I commend our awarded schools for their commitment to STEM and for their dedication to equipping students with the 21st-century skills necessary to thrive and be successful.”last_img read more