Interns with the General Motors Student Corps teamed up with company retirees and local residents to clear tall grass, weeds and debris from Detroit's Gordon Park. The project -- which included the installation of benches, a pergola and small stage -- was one of several community-service efforts that were planned, budgeted and executed this summer by the high-school interns, who were mentored by GM retirees and local college students about life skills, financial management and other subjects.

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