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GPBHM Recognize April As Autism Awareness Month


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Join the Great Plains Black History Museum as we recognize Autism Awareness Month. Verla Collier, Art History student at Metropolitan Community College. Verla has Asperger’s Syndrome. She is currently an honors student and due to her academic excellence, has been inducted into the honors society, Phi Theta Kappa. She graduated from Omaha North High School with a 3.4 GPA and is a recipient of the 5A African American Academic Achievement Award. Verla’s work will be on display During the whole month of April 2018.