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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
SLU Campaign Raises Over $18K For United WaySt. Lawrence University employees raised $18,190.16 the United Way of Northern
SLU Campaign Raises Over $18K For United Way
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted yesterday
St. Lawrence University employees raised $18,190.16 the United Way of Northern New York. Presenting the check in the picture are faculty members Aileen O’Donoghue, left, who chairs the SLU campaign, and Pamela Thatcher, who chairs one of the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Officials stress value of college"There's an assertion out there that a college education is no longer as valuab
Officials stress value of college
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
"There's an assertion out there that a college education is no longer as valuable as it might have once been," said Paul L. Hill, WVHEPC chancellor. "Some suggest the payoff is not what it should be." Hill, who spoke as part of a panel during... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Officials: Students must understand value of college education"There's an assertion out there that a college education is no longer as valuab
Officials: Students must understand value of college education
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
"There's an assertion out there that a college education is no longer as valuable as it might have once been," said Dr. Paul L. Hill, WVHEPC chancellor. "Some suggest the payoff is not what it should be." Hill, who spoke as part of a panel spoke... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Fewer West Virginia Students Heading to College, Stats Show"There's an assertion out there that a college education is no longer as valuab
Fewer West Virginia Students Heading to College, Stats Show
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted yesterday
"There's an assertion out there that a college education is no longer as valuable as it might have once been," said Paul L. Hill, WVHEPC chancellor. "Some suggest the payoff is not what it should be." Hill, who spoke as part of a panel during... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Craig Mayor will seek spot on Moffat County CommissionCraig Mayor Ray Beck, a Republican, announced his candidacy for the Moffat Coun
Craig Mayor will seek spot on Moffat County Commission
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Craig Mayor Ray Beck, a Republican, announced his candidacy for the Moffat County District 2 seat Thursday afternoon. Commissioner Chuck Grobe, who announced on Jan. 20 that he would not seek reelection, currently holds the District 2 seat. On Jan.... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Doctor's Legacy Approaches $2 MillionThe bequests from a Watertown doctor who died in 2013 have now approached $2 mi
Doctor's Legacy Approaches $2 Million
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 2 days ago
The bequests from a Watertown doctor who died in 2013 have now approached $2 million. The following information is from a news release issued by the Northern New York Community Foundation: The community legacy of the late Dr. David G. Gregor will... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Mariachi opera about 1950s labor camp in Oxnard is a big hitA one-act mariachi opera that tells the story of an Oxnard labor camp in the 19
Mariachi opera about 1950s labor camp in Oxnard is a big hit
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
A one-act mariachi opera that tells the story of an Oxnard labor camp in the 1950s proved so popular at Oxnard College last month that two encore performances have been scheduled for Saturday — and one of those is already sold out. Tickets are still... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Skiing at Sierra to benefit area nonprofitsSierra-at-Tahoe is offering reduced lift tickets during Snowsports Week, Feb. 8
Skiing at Sierra to benefit area nonprofits
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
Sierra-at-Tahoe is offering reduced lift tickets during Snowsports Week, Feb. 8-11. Tickets are $50. All proceeds go to Lake Tahoe Community College Foundation, Barton Foundation, Lake Tahoe Educational Foundation, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care, and... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Metropolitan Opera star at Las Positas College tomorrow nightOpera fans only have to go to Las Positas College to enjoy "A Night at the Met.
Metropolitan Opera star at Las Positas College tomorrow night
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Opera fans only have to go to Las Positas College to enjoy "A Night at the Met." Metropolitan Opera star mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade will perform onstage and will also mingle with guests at a special event that begins at 6:30 p.m. Saturday,... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
McGowan Softball Tournament raises money for scholarship, parkWILMINGTON, NC (CFCC) — Cape Fear Community College recently received more than
McGowan Softball Tournament raises money for scholarship, park
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (CFCC) — Cape Fear Community College recently received more than $2,000 from the Carolina Beach Downtown Initiative. The donation came from the proceeds of the 3rd Annual Michael McGowan Softball Tournament in Carolina Beach, presented... Read more
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SaukValley.com
'Exposed' photography exhibit opens tonight at SaukThe exhibition includes works by current and former students and faculty. A re
'Exposed' photography exhibit opens tonight at Sauk
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
The exhibition includes works by current and former students and faculty. A reception will run from 6 to 7 p.m. today at the gallery. The public is invited to come out, meet the artists, and enjoy some photography. Light refreshments will be... Read more
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Everett Herald
Two new execs join Mountain Pacific Bank The Herald Business Journal Staff Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 12:
Two new execs join Mountain Pacific Bank
Everett Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The Herald Business Journal Staff Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 12:01 a.m. Mountain Pacific Bank has hired two new executives. April Hogan joins the Everett-headquartered bank as a senior vice... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
$100,000 donation supports Olympic College nursing studentsBREMERTON — Olympic College announced Tuesday that it has received a $100,000 d
$100,000 donation supports Olympic College nursing students
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
BREMERTON — Olympic College announced Tuesday that it has received a $100,000 donation from the owners of Tim Ryan Construction to fund scholarships for nursing students. The gift, from Tim and Bev Ryan, will fund scholarships of $5,000, $3,000 and... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Pulaski Technical College to Unveil New $30M FacilityPulaski Technical College will celebrate the completion of its new $30 million
Pulaski Technical College to Unveil New $30M Facility
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
Pulaski Technical College will celebrate the completion of its new $30 million Center for Humanities and the Arts with a public grand opening celebration at 2 p.m. Tuesday at its main campus. The event, at 3000 West Scenic Drive in North Little... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Pulaski Technical College Debuts $30M Center for Humanities and ArtsPulaski Technical College in North Little Rock held a grand opening celebration
Pulaski Technical College Debuts $30M Center for Humanities and Arts
Arkansas Business / Posted 4 days ago
Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock held a grand opening celebration Tuesday for its new $30 million, 90,000-SF Center for Humanities and Arts. The Division of Humanities and Fine Arts is the college's largest academic division, and most... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Roseville Area Newcomers and Neighbors UpdateRoseville, CA - Sierra College Guardian Scholars Program thanks the RANN Organi
Roseville Area Newcomers and Neighbors Update
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 4 days ago
Roseville, CA - Sierra College Guardian Scholars Program thanks the RANN Organization for their generous donation. On November 18, 2015, RANN held their annual Make, Bake, or Fake luncheon and fundraiser. The net result of all their hard work was a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Buffalo Philharmonic To Perform At SUNY FredoniaA second performance will take place at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church on March 1
Buffalo Philharmonic To Perform At SUNY Fredonia
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
A second performance will take place at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church on March 11. Bach's grandest and, arguably, his greatest work, the Great Passion will be performed in the original language with supertitles. "This collaborative project has been... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
AmazonSmile — an easy way to support the OJC Foundation Do you shop at Amazon.com? Do you do it through the www.smile.amazon.com site
AmazonSmile — an easy way to support the OJC Foundation
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
Do you shop at Amazon.com? Do you do it through the www.smile.amazon.com site? If your first answer is yes and then second one is no, you are missing out on an opportunity to support a... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Aims Community College receives donation from The Women’s Foundation of ColoradoThe Aims Community College Foundation on Monday announced it has received a $25
Aims Community College receives donation from The Women’s Foundation of Colorado
Greeley Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The Aims Community College Foundation on Monday announced it has received a $25,000 donation from The Women’s Foundation of Colorado that will go toward scholarships for single mothers. The gift, from the Georgia Imhoff Legacy Fund at The Women’s... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Softball tourney raises funds for CFCC culinary scholarshipsCape Fear Community College recently received more $2,000 from the Carolina Bea
Softball tourney raises funds for CFCC culinary scholarships
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Cape Fear Community College recently received more $2,000 from the Carolina Beach Downtown Initiative to benefit students in the college's culinary arts program. The funds for the donation were raised from the third annual Michael McGowan Softball... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
D&E hosting free student aid workshopCompleting the FAFSA is one of the most important steps in preparing for educat
D&E hosting free student aid workshop
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
Completing the FAFSA is one of the most important steps in preparing for education and training beyond high school because the single form often serves as the gateway to state and federal financial aid programs, including federal grants, West... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Retired Penn College employee establishes scholarship fundBegun by Juliann T. Pawlak, a 27-year employee who retired in 2011, the scholar
Retired Penn College employee establishes scholarship fund
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Begun by Juliann T. Pawlak, a 27-year employee who retired in 2011, the scholarship will be awarded to a junior or senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better in one of the following Penn College majors: building science and sustainable design:... Read more
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Brown City Banner
SC4 Foundation announces 100 Nurses drive, matching funds for nursing simulation technology | February 1, 2016PORT HURON — The St. Clair County Community College Foundation on Jan. 27 launc
SC4 Foundation announces 100 Nurses drive, matching funds for nursing simulation technology | February 1, 2016
Brown City Banner / Posted 5 days ago
PORT HURON — The St. Clair County Community College Foundation on Jan. 27 launched a 100 Nurses in 100 Days campaign to boost fundraising for its previously announced efforts to purchase additional technology for SC4’s allied health students and... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Scholarship endowed in honor of Dr. Bill Holda - Kilgore College Foundation Board members celebrated the endowment of a scholarship in honor of Dr. Bill Holda on Jan. 28 in the Devall Room in the student center on the Kilgore campus. The scholar...KC Foundation Board members and KC Staff left to right: Cindi Walker, Bill Rice
Scholarship endowed in honor of Dr. Bill Holda - Kilgore College Foundation Board members celebrated the endowment of a scholarship in honor of Dr. Bill Holda on Jan. 28 in the Devall Room in the student center on the Kilgore campus. The scholar...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
KC Foundation Board members and KC Staff left to right: Cindi Walker, Bill Rice III, Eloise Ashley, Bryan Johnston, Judy Carpenter, Sandra Siler, Linda Thomas, Evelyn Bolding, Bob Davis, Dr. Bill Holda, Fred Parsons, Dan Phillips, Leah Gorman, Todd... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Spoon River College trustees hear developments at January meeting Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 9:45 AM CANTON — A number of positive developments a
Spoon River College trustees hear developments at January meeting
McDonough County Voice / Posted 8 days ago
Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 9:45 AM CANTON — A number of positive developments at Spoon Rover College were discussed Wednesday during the regular January meeting of the SRC Board of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Firm outlines areas to improve for CFCC FoundationWILMINGTON – Governance issues, inadequate reporting and insufficient or outdat
Firm outlines areas to improve for CFCC Foundation
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
WILMINGTON – Governance issues, inadequate reporting and insufficient or outdated financial practices were some of the main “challenge” areas found during an independent assessment of the Cape Fear Community College Foundation. A team from Fuquay... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Shortcomings and recommended solutions uncovered by assessment of CFCC FoundationAn independent assessment found evidence of an “inappropriate” role, a lack of
Shortcomings and recommended solutions uncovered by assessment of CFCC Foundation
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
An independent assessment found evidence of an “inappropriate” role, a lack of ethics policies and insufficient procedures inside the foundation designed to support Cape Fear Community College. During Thursday’s meeting of the CFCC Board of... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
New mural for artist’s studioArtist Brian Scott is painting a new mural for the front of his Black Creek Stu
New mural for artist’s studio
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Artist Brian Scott is painting a new mural for the front of his Black Creek Studio. The subject is his brother Grant Scott’s fishboat, Wandelaine. The artist wanted a strong image to stand out on the front of his galleries/studio complex to attract... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Donations to Elmira College doubled in 2014-15WASHINGTON — Charitable donations to Elmira College more than doubled in 2014-1
Donations to Elmira College doubled in 2014-15
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON — Charitable donations to Elmira College more than doubled in 2014-15, according to a new report on philanthropic giving to colleges and universities. The college received $5.14 million in the last school year, up from $2.34 million in... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Adirondack Wind Ensemble returns to LPCA"We have a lot of talented people around here, and they should get a chance to
Adirondack Wind Ensemble returns to LPCA
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
"We have a lot of talented people around here, and they should get a chance to shine," Gordon said. Gordon, who teaches at SUNY Plattsburgh, founded the ensemble after realizing many of his fellow educators often became so wrapped up in creating... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Free Santa Barbara City College Tuition Proposed This YearA plan to offer two years of free tuition, supplies, and book costs to incoming
Free Santa Barbara City College Tuition Proposed This Year
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 9 days ago
A plan to offer two years of free tuition, supplies, and book costs to incoming local Santa Barbara City College students from the local area, has been proposed. The proposal is from the Santa Barbara City College Foundation and it will be funded... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa awards record grantThe Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa held its Black Hawk County fall 2015
Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa awards record grant
KWWL Iowa / Posted 10 days ago
The Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa held its Black Hawk County fall 2015 grant cycle awards ceremony Wednesday, January 27, announcing the distribution of $556,274 in grants to 55 area nonprofits and government agencies. This is the largest... Read more
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The Star
'Welcome to Cleveland County' album celebrates all things local The latest project from a well-known Cleveland Community College sociology in
'Welcome to Cleveland County' album celebrates all things local
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
The latest project from a well-known Cleveland Community College sociology instructor spotlights the famous sights and history of Shelby and surrounding areas.Whether you’re new to town... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
His goal: A stronger SJ CountyTom Patti’s run for the Board of Supervisors is being driven by a desire to pro
His goal: A stronger SJ County
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Tom Patti’s run for the Board of Supervisors is being driven by a desire to provide his 6-year-old daughter Presley with a better future. More precisely it is for all the youth in San Joaquin County who he believes should be able to pursue the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
9th Ave stakeholder meeting, FAFSA DayThe public is invited to attend a stakeholder group meeting from 10 a.m. to 1 p
9th Ave stakeholder meeting, FAFSA Day
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
The public is invited to attend a stakeholder group meeting from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Hendersonville Middle. The city of Hendersonville is studying transportation circulation around the Ninth Avenue area and is gathering targeted... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Raimondo says she's struggling to overcome 'negativity'PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Gov. Gina Raimondo says she is struggling to overcome R
Raimondo says she's struggling to overcome 'negativity'
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Gov. Gina Raimondo says she is struggling to overcome Rhode Island's "hometown negativity" and longstanding distrust of state government as she pushes forward an agenda to improve the state's lagging economy. The Democratic... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Raimondo struggling against "hometown negativity"By The Associated Press news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Gov. Gina Raimo
Raimondo struggling against "hometown negativity"
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
By The Associated Press news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Gov. Gina Raimondo says she is struggling to overcome Rhode Island's "hometown negativity" and longstanding distrust of state government as she pushes forward an agenda to improve the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
College of DuPage to pay taxes on restaurant meals, school officials sayThe College of DuPage has agreed to pay the federal government thousands of dol
College of DuPage to pay taxes on restaurant meals, school officials say
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
The College of DuPage has agreed to pay the federal government thousands of dollars after the Internal Revenue Service identified nearly 100 instances in one year in which administrators wrongly expensed meals at the campus' high-end restaurant,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
CRCF Board Names Brand PresidentBrand, who previously served as board vice president, is the community constitu
CRCF Board Names Brand President
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Brand, who previously served as board vice president, is the community constituent liaison for Assemblyman Joseph M. Giglio, Assembly District 148. She also serves as a commissioner of Allegany State Park Regional Commission and is a former board... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Governor's tapping of college endowments raises alumni irePROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo is tapping college foun
Governor's tapping of college endowments raises alumni ire
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 13 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo is tapping college foundations to advance her policy agenda without taxpayers footing the bill, but the unconventional practice is raising the ire of some alumni, donors and lawmakers. The... Read more
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Business Wire
John Stewart Bryan III Dies At 77RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--John Stewart Bryan III (“Stewart”), Chairman of
John Stewart Bryan III Dies At 77
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--John Stewart Bryan III (“Stewart”), Chairman of the Board of Media General, Inc., died here yesterday at Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital. Mr. Bryan was 77 years old. His death resulted from complications related to... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Power Generation Plays Key Role CountywideOne key component to making these power plants successful is that they have bot
Power Generation Plays Key Role Countywide
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
One key component to making these power plants successful is that they have both been fortunate to have both a strong management team and a skilled workforce. We applaud the management and workforce at both facilities for the work they do to be... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
SUNY Broome honors BernieTown of Dickinson, NY (WBNG Binghamton) In 1955, Bernie Benson, also known as B
SUNY Broome honors Bernie
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 13 days ago
Town of Dickinson, NY (WBNG Binghamton) In 1955, Bernie Benson, also known as Bones, scored 63 points against Alfred Tech, back when the school was known as Broome Tech. That's a single-game school record that still stands. SUNY Broome honored the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Free financial aid night set for students, parentsParents and students can obtain help navigating college financial aid informati
Free financial aid night set for students, parents
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Parents and students can obtain help navigating college financial aid information and forms at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Davidson County Community College. Takeila Hall from the College Foundation of North Carolina will speak on the ins and outs of... Read more
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The Columbian
State of the College: Good news, challenges at ClarkClark College President Bob Knight shared plentiful good news during his annual
State of the College: Good news, challenges at Clark
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
Clark College President Bob Knight shared plentiful good news during his annual State of the College address Thursday in Gaiser Hall. The $39 million STEM Building on the west side of Fort Vancouver Way will open in late spring. The college will... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Boyd Autobody helps promote automotive industry careersAs a potential skills shortage looms that could affect the automotive sector in
Boyd Autobody helps promote automotive industry careers
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 16 days ago
As a potential skills shortage looms that could affect the automotive sector in the Okanagan within the next five years, a local autobody shop owner is helping Okanagan College rev up excitement for careers in collision repair. Boyd Autobody and... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Last call to nominate noteworthy Northwest Florida State College alumniNICEVILLE — The Northwest Florida State College Foundation will accept nominati
Last call to nominate noteworthy Northwest Florida State College alumni
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
NICEVILLE — The Northwest Florida State College Foundation will accept nominations for its 2016 Alumni Awards until Feb. 1.Locals can nominate an alumnus of Okaloosa-Walton Junior College, Okaloosa-Walton Community College, Okaloosa-Walton College or... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Author donating book proceeds to Crowder's Behavior Support Center A local author who is seeing sales success for his latest political thriller
Author donating book proceeds to Crowder's Behavior Support Center
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
A local author who is seeing sales success for his latest political thriller has pledged all of his royalties for the next six months to a regional center that trains college... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Governor’s Focus On Power Can Benefit Chautauqua CountyWe are particularly interested in the emphasis placed on converting coal fired
Governor’s Focus On Power Can Benefit Chautauqua County
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
We are particularly interested in the emphasis placed on converting coal fired power plants to natural gas. NRG has plans to do just that, if it can get past a lawsuit filed by a competitor. The governor came to Dunkirk two years ago to announce... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Dinner series supports student chefsA special dinner series will begin this week to support the annual French Excha
Dinner series supports student chefs
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
A special dinner series will begin this week to support the annual French Exchange Program for Carteret Community College culinary students.CCC culinary program graduates and three local chefs will offer the dinner series featuring specially prepared... Read more
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