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Students explore, learn, create at summer camps

Students headed into grades 7 through 9 from across Kent County are trying on careers in a handful of fields. Here, photojournalist Dianne Carroll Burdick documents the first of two sessions.

Summertime Journal is a School News Network series highlighting the summer jobs, volunteer work and adventures of area teachers and students.  

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Dianne Carroll Burdick
Dianne Carroll Burdick
Dianne Carroll Burdick has worked as a photojournalist in the West Michigan area since 1991. A graduate of Western Michigan University, she has photographed for The Grand Rapids Press, USA Today, Sports Illustrated, Detroit Free Press, Advance Newspapers, Grand Rapids Magazine, BLUE Magazine and On-the-Town Magazine. She has been covering the many exciting and thought provoking stories of K-12 public education for School News Network since 2016.

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