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Artwork by students at Rockford West Middle School will be on display in the main hallway of Rockford Memorial Hospital, 2400 Rockton Ave., between Nov. 19 and 30.
Rockford Health System works closely with several schools near the hospital, including West Middle School, Conklin Elementary and Welsh Elementary. Through the partnerships, the health system strives to increase awareness of career opportunities for students; provide opportunities to connect classroom learning with real-world experiences; and support the students with volunteers and tutoring.
A private reception will be held for students and their parents Nov. 24.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014