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State champ at SVCC

Southside Virginia Community College’s Center for Information Technology Excellence (CITE) recognized Blaise Carter of Palmer Springs for an outstanding performance on the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Excel Exam. Carter not only earned a Microsoft Office Specialist Certification in Excel, he was recognized by Microsoft for receiving one of the highest scores in the entire state in 2020. Presenting the “state champion’’ certificate of accomplishment to Carter is Microsoft representative Jeremy Satterfield, TechSpark community engagement manager. Carter is a graduate of Park View High School and SVCC. His future plans are to pursue a career in the information technology field.