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Paraschos named Technology Champion for Waccamaw Region

HCS Technology Yianni Paraschos, a senior at the Academy for the Arts, Science & Technology and Myrtle Beach High School, has been selected as the 2020 Technology Champion for the Waccamaw Region. Paraschos is one of 12 Technology Champions designated by the South Carolina Department of Education’s Office of Career and Technology Education as the most exemplary career and technology students in their region.

All regional winners will be recognized at the South Carolina Business Education Summit on July 20 in Greenville. Each will receive a framed certificate and a monetary award to use toward post-secondary education.

After graduation, Paraschos will attend Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. He is the recipient of a scholarship from Boeing.