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Oct. 27, 2017

Milton Hershey School Alumnus and Broadway Star Marcus Paul James Returns for Special Performance in Hershey

Milton Hershey School alumnus and Broadway star Marcus Paul James ’99 will return to Hershey on Friday, Nov. 10 at 4 p.m. for a special performance for Milton Hershey School...

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Sept. 22, 2017

PA State System of Higher Education Partners with Milton Hershey School to Support Low-Income College Students

Representatives from Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and the 14 state-run universities and Milton Hershey School® are partnering to better support the transition from high school to college for...

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Sept. 18, 2017

Milton Hershey School and East Stroudsburg University Announce Partnership to Support Low-Income, First-Generation College Students

On Friday, Sept. 15, Milton Hershey School® and East Stroudsburg University signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The formalized partnership aims to provide focused and sustained support to low-income, first...

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Aug. 9, 2017

Milton Hershey School Signs MOU with Shippensburg University in Support of Postgraduate Success

On Friday, July 28, Milton Hershey School signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Shippensburg University as part of its commitment to student success following graduation. The MOU formalizes and...

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May 1, 2017

MHS Alumna Named to Inc. Magazine’s 30 Under 30 Young Entrepreneurs List

MHS alumna Alexandra Cristin White ’07 recently was selected as one of Inc. Magazine’s 30 Under 30 honorees for 2017. The list honors 30 of the most brilliant business entrepreneurs...

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April 12, 2017

Milton Hershey School Emphasizes Multicultural and Global Education with Academic Trips Abroad

Every MHS high school student has the opportunity to travel outside the United States. Milton Hershey School’s  Multicultural and Global Education initiative provides all high school students with opportunities to gain...

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March 29, 2017

Milton Hershey School Achieves International CALEA Accreditation for Campus Safety and Security

MHS is the first pre-K through 12th grade residential school to be awarded CALEA accreditation. On March 25, 2017, Milton Hershey School’s Campus Safety and Security Department was awarded full...

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March 23, 2017

An Update to the Milton Hershey School Community from Velma A. Redmond

Chairman of the Board of Managers of Milton Hershey School and the Board of Directors of Hershey Trust Company I am pleased to announce that the Milton Hershey School Board...

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Feb. 8, 2017

Milton Hershey School Incorporates Virtual Reality Technology into STEAM Curriculum

Computer Technology students prepare for future careers with new technology tools. As part of the Computer Technology career pathway in Milton Hershey School’s Career and Technical Education program, high school students...

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Jan. 27, 2017

Construction Continues on The Legacy Campus

Thirty-two new student homes are currently being built on Legacy Campus Construction on The Legacy Campus expansion remains on schedule with the foundation footing and walls being constructed, installation of...

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