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Follett’s Nader Qaimari to Serve as Judge for Googlepalooza ‘Student Hackathon’ Contest

August 18, 2016
CHICAGO, IL – Nader Qaimari, President of Follett’s preK-12 business, Follett School Solutions, will serve as a judge for the "Student Hackathon," a contest that is part of this week’s Googlepalooza conference presented by Chicago Public Schools (CPS). The third annual conference runs today and tomorrow (Aug. 18-19) at Whitney Young High School in ...

Follett and Reading is Fundamental Host Annual Poster and Essay Contest Ceremony

April 29, 2016
WESTCHESTER, IL – Follett Corporation is again partnering with Reading is Fundamental (RIF) Chicago to promote literacy and a love of learning among Chicago Public School (CPS) students with the annual Follett Essay and Poster Contest Awards Ceremony. Approximately 200 CPS students will gather at Chicago Public Library’s Harold Washington Library Center on Friday, April...

Follett and Reading Is Fundamental Drive Literacy, Love of Learning among Chicago Public School Students with Annual Poster and Essay Contest

April 24, 2015
CHICAGO – Westchester-based Follett Corporation along with the Chicago Chapter of Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) continued their mission of inspiring a lifelong interest in reading among Chicago Public School (CPS) students by hosting the annual Follett Essay and Poster Contest. The partners will host nearly 400 CPS students on Friday, April 24, to recognize and ...