Marilla Morrison: Governor’s School Reflection

This past summer I had the honor of spending five and a half weeks at the Governor's School East of North Carolina. Since 1963, select rising seniors and a few rising juniors have attended either the East campus at Meredith College or the West at Salem College each year. As...

Marilla Morrison Accepted to Governor’s School of NC

Congratulations to Marilla Morrison, Burlington Dance Center Senior Company 1 member, on her acceptance to The Governor's School of North Carolina. Marilla will attend NCGS-East this summer, 2018. NCGS is a publicly funded residential summer program for intellectually gifted high school students. Marilla's main area of study will be dance.

Governor’s School East Experience

Governor's School East Experience by: Macon Carroll Governor's School, contrary to popular belief, is not where one learns how to become a governor, though current governor Roy Cooper did visit campus to meet everyone. Rather, it is a five-and-a-half-week program where students from around the state, studying various subjects, intermingle,...