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South African teacher gets a taste of Wilson

On the sunny morning of Friday, January 8th, Ms. Caccamise’s Social Studies classes were graced with a foreign presence. Dani Cooper, a history teacher in Pretoria, South Africa, visited classes and discussed life on the southern tip of a vast continent. Born in 1989 in Johannesburg, the business center of South Africa, Cooper was raised

Mark Davidson Brings International Diplomacy to Wilson

  BY RACHEL PAGE PHOTO BY CARL STEWART Mark Davidson stands by the whiteboard with a green dry erase marker in his hands. He has just finished writing the words “Embassy,” “Department of State,” and “Consulate,” on the board, vocabulary terms for the lecture he is about to give. Davidson is a member of the