MEDIA ADVISORY: EQT and William Penn Elementary to Host Junior Achievement Day with ASPIRE Students
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EQT Corporation (EQT) invites the news media to join us for our annual Junior Achievement (JA) Day, which is being hosted this year at William Penn Elementary School on Thursday, March 29.
During JA Day, students in EQTs ASPIRE (Area Students Participating In Rewarding Education) program will conduct classes in grades kindergarten through five with the help of their EQT employee mentors. JA provides the course planning and teaching materials.
The ASPIRE program strives to guide Pittsburgh-area high school students toward the fulfillment of their collegiate aspirations by inspiring the students through supportive and professional relationships with employee volunteers.
DETAILS: JA Day will be hosted by William Penn Elementary School in the Elizabeth Forward School District, 392 William Penn Road, Monongahela, PA, 15063. The event begins at 9:00 a.m. and will run through the end of the school day. Media are encouraged to arrive at the school at 10:00 a.m.
About EQT Corporation:
EQT Corporation is an integrated energy company with emphasis on Appalachian area natural gas production, gathering, transmission, and distribution. With more than 120 years of experience, EQT is a technology-driven leader in the integration of air and horizontal drilling. Through safe and responsible operations, the Company is committed to meeting the countrys growing demand for clean-burning energy, while continuing to provide a rewarding workplace and enrich the communities where its employees live and work. Company shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange as EQT.
Visit EQT Corporation on the Internet at www.EQT.com.
Natalie Cox, 412-395-3941
Corporate Director, Communications
Source: EQT CorporationCopyright Business Wire 2012