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Surfer Today
Riding the waves of San Sebastian's emerging surf economySan Sebastian's surf cluster is a city-driven, new-generation type of cluster p
Riding the waves of San Sebastian's emerging surf economy
Surfer Today / Posted 51 minutes ago
San Sebastian's surf cluster is a city-driven, new-generation type of cluster policy that connects apparently unrelated activities around a common theme: surf. By choosing a theme rather than a specific sector, the cluster initiative refrains from... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techin black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of m
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 hours ago
in black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of music icon Prince. "Tech has become the center of the bull's eye for African Americans trying to create hope and possibility in the wake of Ferguson and... Read more
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First Coast News
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techin black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of m
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
First Coast News / Posted 18 hours ago
in black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of music icon Prince. "Tech has become the center of the bull's eye for African Americans trying to create hope and possibility in the wake of Ferguson and... Read more
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KTVB Boise
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techin black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of m
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
KTVB Boise / Posted 18 hours ago
in black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of music icon Prince. "Tech has become the center of the bull's eye for African Americans trying to create hope and possibility in the wake of Ferguson and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techin black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of m
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 18 hours ago
in black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of music icon Prince. "Tech has become the center of the bull's eye for African Americans trying to create hope and possibility in the wake of Ferguson and... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Oregon Health and Science University (OR) Series 2016 B bonds 'AAOHSU trains over a third of the physicians in the state, provides tertiary and
Fitch Rates Oregon Health and Science University (OR) Series 2016 B bonds 'AA
Business Wire / Posted 18 hours ago
OHSU trains over a third of the physicians in the state, provides tertiary and quaternary care at its academic medical center, and is a significant driver of economic activity. The state has provided capital funding in the past and most... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can America Put Itself Back Together?GOP pessimism about trends for the country as a whole. But they both feel encou
Can America Put Itself Back Together?
The Atlantic / Posted 18 hours ago
GOP pessimism about trends for the country as a whole. But they both feel encouraged about the collaborative efforts on education reform under way right now in their own town. What is true for this very hard-luck city prevails more generally:... Read more
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USA Today
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techin black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of m
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
USA Today / Posted 22 hours ago
in black America," says Van Jones, who founded #YesWeCode with the support of music icon Prince. "Tech has become the center of the bull's eye for African Americans trying to create hope and possibility in the wake of Ferguson and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
When is the New Hampshire primary? Everything you need to knowjoining the Democratic Party last year in order to run for the Presidency. He'
When is the New Hampshire primary? Everything you need to know
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
joining the Democratic Party last year in order to run for the Presidency. He's a self confessed socialist - favouring higher taxes, free education and universal healthcare - which used to be political poison in the United States. But not this... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Fact Checking The Eighth GOP Debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact Checking The Eighth GOP Debate
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Southern Miss College of Health HEADWAE recipients honored at state capitolfaculty member and student from the College of Health are The University of Sou
Southern Miss College of Health HEADWAE recipients honored at state capitol
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
faculty member and student from the College of Health are The University of Southern Mississippi’s recipients of the annual Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE) award. Dr. Elaine Molaison, professor and chair... Read more
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Providence Business News
Brown names new chancellorstrategic plan ... all the pieces are there to realize the ambitions we’ve set
Brown names new chancellor
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
strategic plan ... all the pieces are there to realize the ambitions we’ve set for ourselves to pursue Brown’s mission at a higher level of distinction,” Mencoff said. “I can’t imagine a more worthy legacy for us to leave to the generations who will... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Southern Miss College of Health HEADWAE Recipients Honored at State Capitolfaculty member and student from the College of Health are The University of Sou
Southern Miss College of Health HEADWAE Recipients Honored at State Capitol
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
faculty member and student from the College of Health are The University of Southern Mississippi’s recipients of the annual Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE) award. Dr. Elaine Molaison, professor and chair... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Shared Interests of White SupremacyIn the past, I generally thought that the problem of white supremacy could be d
The Shared Interests of White Supremacy
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
In the past, I generally thought that the problem of white supremacy could be dealt through the sort of broad economic policy favored by Johnson and his candidate of choice. But eventually, I came to believe that white supremacy was a force in... Read more
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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Mineral County files letter of intent to pursue alternative teacher certificationto submit an alternative teacher certification program proposal. School distric
Mineral County files letter of intent to pursue alternative teacher certification
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted yesterday
to submit an alternative teacher certification program proposal. School districts are able to propose offering alternative education programs as a result of West Virginia State Board of Education (WVBE) Policy 5901 which was approved in September... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
UM classified as top doctoral research universityEmma Crawford Kent OXFORD – The University of Mississippi has been added to th
UM classified as top doctoral research university
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
Emma Crawford Kent OXFORD – The University of Mississippi has been added to the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education’s definitive list of the top doctoral research universities in the United States, finding itself in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Has Potential for Greatnessis Niran Ajewole? I was born in Ilesha in present day Osun state, but my famil
Nigeria Has Potential for Greatness
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
is Niran Ajewole? I was born in Ilesha in present day Osun state, but my family lived in Ibadan where I had my elementary education and from there I moved on to Methodist High School Ilesha for my secondary education. I later went on to Federal... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
New global plan stays local for D.C. connectionsthe World Bank and the U.S. Department of State, which he said would help limit
New global plan stays local for D.C. connections
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
the World Bank and the U.S. Department of State, which he said would help limit costs and maximize GW’s location at the center of many international organizations and companies. Faculty and experts said working with local institutions with... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Keeping it real: Fact-checking the Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Keeping it real: Fact-checking the Republican debate
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Fact Checking The Eight GOP Debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact Checking The Eight GOP Debate
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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First Coast News
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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USA Today
Fact check: The eighth Republican debatedefinition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professo
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
definition “bizarre” and inaccurate. At the same hearing, another law professor, David Luban of Georgetown University Law Center, called the definition “a selective and, in places, deeply eccentric reading of the law.” In fact, as we have written... Read more
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The Jewish Press
How Non-Governmental Organizations Became a Weapon in the War on Israelto the Uvda broadcasts, BtS and its patrons were the particular focus of growin
How Non-Governmental Organizations Became a Weapon in the War on Israel
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
to the Uvda broadcasts, BtS and its patrons were the particular focus of growing anger among many Israelis on the Right, center, and even the center-Left. This anger followed a major jump in the visibility of BtS, which reflected the group’s... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley news in briefis an educator, ecological researcher and administrator who helps bridge physic
Lehigh Valley news in brief
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
is an educator, ecological researcher and administrator who helps bridge physical operations and academic endeavors in higher education. The conference will include poster sessions, an exhibitor forum and presentations and interactive... Read more
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The Morning Call
Marc Stier: Taxman will knock on certain doorsIf we in Pennsylvania are to avoid another billion-dollar cut in education spen
Marc Stier: Taxman will knock on certain doors
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
If we in Pennsylvania are to avoid another billion-dollar cut in education spending plus a billion-dollar cut in spending on health care and human services, the taxman is going to have to knock on someone's door. It's time the knock comes on the... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Annual Legislative breakfastThursday morning. Other issues highlighted at the event were broadband develop
Annual Legislative breakfast
Williamson Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday morning. Other issues highlighted at the event were broadband development, health care, senior citizen and higher education issues. State Senate President Bill Cole, R-Mercer, said, “People come through my office every single day... Read more
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CNBC
China wants more male teacher to make boys menteachers, as the Chinese news media warn of a need to "salvage masculinity in s
China wants more male teacher to make boys men
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
teachers, as the Chinese news media warn of a need to "salvage masculinity in schools." The call for more male-oriented education has prompted a broader debate about gender equality and social identity at a time when the country's leaders are... Read more
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Wayne Post
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversarycitizens, and it doesn’t do a darn thing to stop gun violence,” Haygood said.Ho
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary
Wayne Post / Posted 3 days ago
citizens, and it doesn’t do a darn thing to stop gun violence,” Haygood said.However, numbers released by the Violence Policy Center aim at showing otherwise.Violence Policy Center dataData released by the Violence Policy Center earlier this... Read more
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Victor Post
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversarycitizens, and it doesn’t do a darn thing to stop gun violence,” Haygood said.Ho
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary
Victor Post / Posted 3 days ago
citizens, and it doesn’t do a darn thing to stop gun violence,” Haygood said.However, numbers released by the Violence Policy Center aim at showing otherwise.Violence Policy Center dataData released by the Violence Policy Center earlier this... Read more
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Asian journal
Away from guns to a national culture of finding grace and peace withinin America die from gun-inflicted wounds. As of September 2015, 33,636 firearm
Away from guns to a national culture of finding grace and peace within
Asian journal / Posted 3 days ago
in America die from gun-inflicted wounds. As of September 2015, 33,636 firearm deaths were reported, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For suicides, it was a higher number at 41,149 making it 13 out of 100,000 in the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
6th Annual Lift Every Voice Lecture Seriesfor Women. She is an economist, author and commentator who’s popular writings h
6th Annual Lift Every Voice Lecture Series
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
for Women. She is an economist, author and commentator who’s popular writings have appeared in USA Today, Black Issues in Higher Education, Ms.Magazine, Essence Magazine, the Progressive and many more. Well-known for appearances on national... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Korinna Kirchoff: I’m not just a teacher. I’m just — and a teacher.teacher who does this. I feel insignificant. There are 3.1 million full-time-eq
Korinna Kirchoff: I’m not just a teacher. I’m just — and a teacher.
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
teacher who does this. I feel insignificant. There are 3.1 million full-time-equivalent teachers, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, so I am insignificant among many amazing individuals. When I tell someone that I am a... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
McCrory is paying for trip to the Super Bowlthe Super Bowl on his own dime and encourage you to learn how our Republican-le
McCrory is paying for trip to the Super Bowl
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 4 days ago
the Super Bowl on his own dime and encourage you to learn how our Republican-led state government has worked to preserve higher education. When Republicans won the governorship and majorities in the General Assembly during a financial crisis,... 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 4 days ago
"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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AllAfrica.com
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growthwho will join me for a conversation after my remarks. I am absolutely delighte
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
who will join me for a conversation after my remarks. I am absolutely delighted to be hosted by one of the finest public policy schools in the world. This is a place where future leaders acquire essential skills, where future policymakers develop... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Obama Ridiculed For Sluggish Moves On College Accreditationthe failure of an accredited for-profit college chain that state and federal re
Obama Ridiculed For Sluggish Moves On College Accreditation
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
the failure of an accredited for-profit college chain that state and federal regulators had accused of mass fraud, then-Education Secretary Arne Duncan gave his top deputies a homework assignment: Find ways the department could reform college... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
Sen. Rodr�guez organizes school funding workshopon school finance that will review the potential impacts of the decision on Fri
Sen. Rodr�guez organizes school funding workshop
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
on school finance that will review the potential impacts of the decision on Friday, Feb. 12 at the Region 19 Service Center. "If a violation is found, then the Texas Legislature will be legally forced, once again, to address the hard... 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 4 days ago
"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 Victoria Advocate
County judge appointed to infectious disease task forcerelated to state responses to infectious diseases as well as serve as a reliabl
County judge appointed to infectious disease task force
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
related to state responses to infectious diseases as well as serve as a reliable and transparent source of information and education for Texas leadership and citizens, according to the press release. "North Texas was in the national spotlight in... 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 4 days ago
"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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Brainerd Dispatch
Help wanted: How one rural district is reaching out to young...has been modest. Hoping to build momentum, the district is embarking on an agg
Help wanted: How one rural district is reaching out to young...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
has been modest. Hoping to build momentum, the district is embarking on an aggressive campaign to recruit candidates. The centerpiece of the initiative is a four-minute video that the district first broadcast online in December; the district is... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Downgrades Providence, RI's GO Bonds to 'BBB-'; Outlook Revised to StableSome long-term economic stability is derived from the city's position as the ca
Fitch Downgrades Providence, RI's GO Bonds to 'BBB-'; Outlook Revised to Stable
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Some long-term economic stability is derived from the city's position as the capital of the state and its large educational and healthcare institutional presence. Demographics are weak with low wealth levels, but unemployment rates... Read more
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Senior Journal
Organizations supporting issues and services important to senior citizensthe health, independence and quality of life of all older people. AGS provides
Organizations supporting issues and services important to senior citizens
Senior Journal / Posted 4 days ago
the health, independence and quality of life of all older people. AGS provides leadership to healthcare professionals, policy makers and the public by implementing and advocating for programs in patient care, research, professional and public... Read more
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