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The National Society of High School Scholars Foundation to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell




The National Society of High School Scholars Foundation, an organization that seeks to support education in the form of scholarships targeted to deserving young people pursuing careers that fuel the global economy, stimulate innovation and creativity, or yield a strong ethical foundation for decision-making, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Mr. Claes Nobel, Chairman and Founder, will ring the Closing Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Monday, August 20, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET


Natalie Haney

(866) 343-1800 x 552

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

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About The National Society of High School Scholars Foundation:

The NSHSS Foundation seeks to support education in the form of scholarships, with emphasis on targeting underrepresented minorities who express interest in business, finance, economics, public policy, and STEM career majors--Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. The Foundation was established by Claes Nobel, a senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes, to fulfil this mission. The Foundation recognizes the need to produce more graduates with knowledge and skills in these disciplines in order to meet the competitive challenges of the technology-driven global economy of the 21st century.


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