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Saturday, April 18th, 2020


Harvard Bound Eshaan Vakil Named Coca Cola Scholar and Semi-Finalist in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Eshaan Vakil, a Clark High School Senior, is named to the 32nd class of Coca-Cola Scholars.  Vakil will receive a $20,000 college scholarship and join a family of 6,300+ alumni who are leading positive change in their communities and around the world. Akaash Krishnan from Reno’s acclaimed Davidson Academy is also honored to be the 32nd class of Coca-Cola Scholars. Less than 1/6th of 1% of applicants were chosen to receive this extremely competitive award. These 150 students, who were selected from an initial pool of 93,075 applications from across the country, not onlyRead More

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Dr. Kush Modi, ICU Physician Discusses Daily Efforts To Help Critical COVID-19 Patients

Well before the COVID-19 outbreak, you’d find Dr. Kush Modi taking care of critically ill patients with a variety of lung diseases in the University Medical Center (UMC) intensive care units. His experience as a resident in internal medicine, coupled with a long-standing wonder at the complexity and perfection of the respiratory system, spurred him to specialize in pulmonary and critical care medicine. Today, of course, he is doing all he can at UMC to save the lives of people stricken with the novel coronavirus. His first COVID-19 patient didRead More