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Go Bulldogs!
Go Bulldogs!
Go Bulldogs!
Go Bulldogs!
Back to School 2020
Back to School 2020
Back to School 2020
Back to School 2020
Delivering Meals to Students
Delivering Meals to Students
Delivering Meals to Students
Delivering Meals to Students
Banners Honor Class of 2020
Banners Honor Class of 2020
Black History Month
Black History Month
Students Wait For a Big Announcement
Students Wait For a Big Announcement
2009 State Champions
2009 State Champions
Ninth District Readifest
Ninth District Readifest
Ninth District Readifest
Ninth District Readifest
Middle School Open House
Middle School Open House
Middle School Open House
Middle School Open House
Back to School
Back to School
Back to School
Back to School
2019 School Board Members
2019 School Board Members
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Holmes High School ROTC
Holmes High School ROTC
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
ROTC
ROTC
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Learning is Fun
Ninth District Science Fair
Ninth District Science Fair
Ninth District Science Fair
Ninth District Science Fair
Ninth District Science Fair
Ninth District Science Fair
Students at Sixth District enjoy breakfast with Santa.
Students at Sixth District enjoy breakfast with Santa.
It's fun to learn to read.
It's fun to learn to read.
Middle School Band Concert
Middle School Band Concert
Student Enjoys Using a Tablet in Class
Tablet Fun
Students and teachers are excited for the first day of school.
I Love School!
Students jump in and get to work on the first day of school.
Hard at Work
Students are hard at work on the first day of school.
Ready to Learn
Students are hard at work on the first day of school.
Hard at Work
Students play with a brain model donated by Amazon.
Wow, That's Cool!
Students are hard at work on the first day of school.
Hard at Work
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Dr. Jeff Smith - Hall of Distinction Inductee

Dr. Jeff Smith

No school enjoys a more loyal and proud body of alumni than Holmes High School. The alumni contribute significantly to our city, state and nation. The Covington Education Foundation will honor five outstanding graduates at its annual Hall of Honors celebration on October 9. We will highlight each nominee in the coming days.

Our second honoree is Dr. Jeff Smith. He graduated from Holmes High School in 1991. He is one of the true pioneers in the genome editing industry and madesome of the key observations that led to the first successful engineered editing nucleases. He is the Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of Precision Biosciences.

Dr. Smith received his graduate degree from Johns Hopkins while developing and characterizing custom nucleases for genome engineering. Continuing his work in protein engineering at Duke University, Dr. Smith helped create the foundation for the ARCUS platform. He is an inventor on more than twenty-five foundational, issued patents involving the production and use of genome editing tools.

Please help us celebrate Dr. Smith on October 9. Go to https://cefhallofhonors.eventbrite.com for tickets.





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