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Boulder Daily Camera
CU-Boulder graduation ceremonies honor minority studentshow CU "does" inclusive excellence, a phrase that all campus units are being as
CU-Boulder graduation ceremonies honor minority students
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 6 hours ago
how CU "does" inclusive excellence, a phrase that all campus units are being asked to define as the university develops a strategic plan for diversity and inclusion. "Like lavender graduation, native graduation celebrates a historically... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Revere receives audit award for third consecutive yearaddress will take place May 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Revere High School auditoriu
Revere receives audit award for third consecutive year
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
address will take place May 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Revere High School auditorium and will include information about the strategic plan and the facility master plan. The board met for a special meeting April 25 and approved the expulsion of a... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Library gives $2.74 value per tax dollar Annual economic value pegged at $101M The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
Library gives $2.74 value per tax dollar
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
Annual economic value pegged at $101M The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library contributes $2.74 in benefits locally for every taxpayer dollar directly invested in the system, according to an economic impact... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Putnam finance board to present budget with lower tax impactfunding from all of the budgets at the town meeting, which will be May 11. Noth
Putnam finance board to present budget with lower tax impact
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
funding from all of the budgets at the town meeting, which will be May 11. Nothing can be added. Together, the town, library and school budgets total more than $23.2 million. On the advice of Town Administrator Douglas Cutler, the board... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NewsLab Specials: Why the hate for pre-election surveys?of three years," Laroza said. After such period, information about the survey w
NewsLab Specials: Why the hate for pre-election surveys?
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
of three years," Laroza said. After such period, information about the survey will be published and archived in the SWS library. The embargo on the results of commissioned surveys can also be lifted if the person who sponsored the research... Read more
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CIO
Has public Wi-Fi outlived its usefulness?luxury is becoming more and more useless. Many access points installed in a Sta
Has public Wi-Fi outlived its usefulness?
CIO / Posted 2 days ago
luxury is becoming more and more useless. Many access points installed in a Starbucks, Subway, McDonald's or perhaps public library haven't been updated and are still offering 802.11g performance. Put a dozen users on them and you're back in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Auditing Prof Mamdani's Five Years At Makererenew innovations that had to take place so as to be in line with the ambitious d
Auditing Prof Mamdani's Five Years At Makerere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
new innovations that had to take place so as to be in line with the ambitious doctorate project. Mamdani restructured the library after realizing that its size had reduced by the time he took over. "I understood the reason for this when I looked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Candith Mashego-Dlamini - Rural Development and Land Reform Dept Budget Vote 2016/17of a range of services will be coordinated. For example, animal handling facili
Deputy Minister Candith Mashego-Dlamini - Rural Development and Land Reform Dept Budget Vote 2016/17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of a range of services will be coordinated. For example, animal handling facilities and warehousing, silos, processing plants and tanneries, and including social and retail services. The Farmer production support units will be the immediate... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Inside Pandora's Plan To Reinvent Itself—And Beat Back Apple And Spotifyproduct endures. That isn’t to suggest that profits will explode once the switc
Inside Pandora's Plan To Reinvent Itself—And Beat Back Apple And Spotify
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
product endures. That isn’t to suggest that profits will explode once the switch is flipped, but if all goes according to plan, Pandora is hoping its road ahead could be a bit less bumpy. It’s tempting to view Westergren’s promotion like a Jack... Read more
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Information Today
The Next Librarian of Congress: History Has Its Eyes on HerPosted On April 26, 2016 In February 2016, President Barack Obama nominated Car
The Next Librarian of Congress: History Has Its Eyes on Her
Information Today / Posted 4 days ago
Posted On April 26, 2016 In February 2016, President Barack Obama nominated Carla D. Hayden, CEO of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, for the open Librarian of Congress position—which has been temporarily filled by David S. Mao after... Read more
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New York Post
The silly plan to draft Gen. Mattis shows what’s wrong with GOPwhite knight being floated to save the Republican Party from itself. But while
The silly plan to draft Gen. Mattis shows what’s wrong with GOP
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
white knight being floated to save the Republican Party from itself. But while the brilliant Marine is rightly revered, the plan to draft him is actually another symptom of the GOP’s disease, not the cure for what ails it. In other words, it’s not... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Website redesignGREENWICH — Anyone visiting www.greenwichlibary.org in the past week might have
Website redesign
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
GREENWICH — Anyone visiting www.greenwichlibary.org in the past week might have done a double take. Greenwich Library has revamped and redesigned its website, with a new look and changes to how information is presented and organized. “Websites have... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
City, UB to partner on ‘Gateway to the South End’on the rise. Estrada said the student population of more than 5,400 is the larg
City, UB to partner on ‘Gateway to the South End’
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
on the rise. Estrada said the student population of more than 5,400 is the largest since the mid-1980s. A master plan As a result, UB is working on a master plan for expansion, focusing in particular on the schools of engineering and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
City, UB to partner on ‘Gateway to the South End’on the rise. Estrada said the student population of more than 5,400 is the larg
City, UB to partner on ‘Gateway to the South End’
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
on the rise. Estrada said the student population of more than 5,400 is the largest since the mid-1980s. A master plan As a result, UB is working on a master plan for expansion, focusing in particular on the schools of engineering and... Read more
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heraldscotland
You'll never guess which Scottish university's been ranked one of the best in Britainwho work tirelessly to ensure the unique student experience here is not only ma
You'll never guess which Scottish university's been ranked one of the best in Britain
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
who work tirelessly to ensure the unique student experience here is not only maintained, but enhanced. "Our ambitious strategic plan for the next ten years will provide new student housing, new teaching spaces, new sports and music facilities,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish university ranked fifth in the UK in new league tablewho work tirelessly to ensure the unique student experience here is not only ma
Scottish university ranked fifth in the UK in new league table
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
who work tirelessly to ensure the unique student experience here is not only maintained, but enhanced. "Our ambitious strategic plan for the next ten years will provide new student housing, new teaching spaces, new sports and music facilities,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Is divesting from fossil fuels the best tactic for tackling climate change?students at Columbia, members of a group called Columbia Divest For Climate Jus
Is divesting from fossil fuels the best tactic for tackling climate change?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
students at Columbia, members of a group called Columbia Divest For Climate Justice, have been holding a sit-in at the Low Library building, while more than 100 others camped out overnight on Thursday night on the plaza outside in solidarity.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Teams discuss strategies to propose for new plan for Fayetteville schoolsof volunteers are wrapping up their work to map out a proposal to guide the Sch
Teams discuss strategies to propose for new plan for Fayetteville schools
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
of volunteers are wrapping up their work to map out a proposal to guide the School District for the next five years. The plan, once approved by the School Board, will describe how the Fayetteville School District will achieve a mission of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guideof secret money that corrupts our politics. 2. The deck is stacked against ord
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guide
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
of secret money that corrupts our politics. 2. The deck is stacked against ordinary Americans. That is why I have laid out plans to raise the minimum wage and to close unfair tax loopholes that benefit companies that shift jobs overseas. I will... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How to procrastinate productivelyleave that alternative to chance. You are already under stress when procrastina
How to procrastinate productively
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
leave that alternative to chance. You are already under stress when procrastinating and don’t need more. Have a contingency plan in place. She recommends starting each day with a three-plus-three plan – the three tasks you absolutely must complete... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Library Director Discusses Community-Based Funding InitiativeOn Thursday, the Strategic Planning and Partnerships Commission heard Tina Scot
Library Director Discusses Community-Based Funding Initiative
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
On Thursday, the Strategic Planning and Partnerships Commission heard Tina Scott, library executive director, present details on why library officials would like voters in the Jamestown Public Schools district to approve $850,000 in funding for... Read more
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The Hill
Senators seek to avoid confirmation fight for Obama's library nomineeSenators in both parties are hoping a high-profile nomination to lead the Libra
Senators seek to avoid confirmation fight for Obama's library nominee
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
Senators in both parties are hoping a high-profile nomination to lead the Library of Congress does not get bogged down in the broader confirmation fight ahead of the 2016 elections. The Senate Rules Committee on Wednesday held a largely laudatory... Read more
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Orange County Register
One for the books: Santa Ana Library wins national honorSANTA ANA – The city’s public library, with a main branch that has seen only on
One for the books: Santa Ana Library wins national honor
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
SANTA ANA – The city’s public library, with a main branch that has seen only one renovation in its 125-year history, on Tuesday was awarded the nation’s highest honor bestowed on libraries and museums for serving their communities. It’s a pleasant... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Local sports will be the focus of museum seasonportion, as well, with reports on 2015 operations, votes on board membership an
Local sports will be the focus of museum season
Northumberland Today / Posted 10 days ago
portion, as well, with reports on 2015 operations, votes on board membership and discussions on creating a six-year strategic plan. The meeting takes place in the Victoria Hall council chambers (55 King St. W.). Doors open at 6:30 p.m.,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford, Bel Air leaders, developers want to spur affordable housing, overall development in county seatHarford County officials are seeking public input as they prepare their annual
Harford, Bel Air leaders, developers want to spur affordable housing, overall development in county seat
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Harford County officials are seeking public input as they prepare their annual action plan for fiscal 2017, a plan that lays out how the county and its three municipalities will work to improve housing for low and moderate-income residents, as well... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Cary Area Public Library preparing for $2.6 million renovationtrying to maximize the public space and add more meeting and study space,” McNu
Cary Area Public Library preparing for $2.6 million renovation
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 days ago
trying to maximize the public space and add more meeting and study space,” McNulty said. “We actually did a strategic plan a couple years ago, and people wanted quiet study space and more programming in certain areas.” The library... Read more
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Garden City News
New appointments for Village Trustees | April 15, 2016as well as for senior citizens' affairs. Trustees John Delany and Trouvé will
New appointments for Village Trustees | April 15, 2016
Garden City News / Posted 15 days ago
as well as for senior citizens' affairs. Trustees John Delany and Trouvé will be the new Village Board building and planning commissioners and split the roles of liaison to the Planning Commission, the Architectural Design and Review Board... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Causeway controversythe two continents to unprecedented levels,” Al-Sisi said. The 50-km causeway
Causeway controversy
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
the two continents to unprecedented levels,” Al-Sisi said. The 50-km causeway project was first proposed in 2004. The plan then was to connect Saudi Arabia with Egypt via the Gulf of Aqaba, from the Ras Hamid area in Saudi Arabia to Ras... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria and the Fragments of Historyfirst crop of 24 Nigerians recruited into the Foreign Service in 1957/58, indee
Nigeria and the Fragments of History
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
first crop of 24 Nigerians recruited into the Foreign Service in 1957/58, indeed has a compelling story because he manned strategic positions at epochal moments in our national history. He was the State Chief of Protocol (SCOP) to Prime Minister... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Northide's second phase spared chopping blockthe facility, which is being built in Abraham's Land, has been sent to administ
Northide's second phase spared chopping block
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 16 days ago
the facility, which is being built in Abraham's Land, has been sent to administration for a scope review. Phase 2 includes plans for a swimming pool, fitness centre, a library, art and studio space, a skate park, and lease space for a bowling... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Budget a growing concern for district13, 2016 at 1:31 AM Given the uncertainty of school funding following recent d
Budget a growing concern for district
The Newton Kansan / Posted 16 days ago
13, 2016 at 1:31 AM Given the uncertainty of school funding following recent decisions by the state government, budget planning for local school boards has become like walking in a minefield. Any minor misstep could have great ramifications,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Paul Ryan wages policy battle parallel to Republican presidential raceand promoting a battle of ideas — set to campaign-style music. And his office c
Paul Ryan wages policy battle parallel to Republican presidential race
The Seattle Times / Posted 17 days ago
and promoting a battle of ideas — set to campaign-style music. And his office continued to beat back the not-exactly-library-voice whisper campaign favoring a coup at the Republican convention in July that would elevate Ryan to the top of the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lakeside Academy, Taylor Elementary Schools Awarded Annenberg Grantsto enable students to experience hands-on learning and become creative problem
Lakeside Academy, Taylor Elementary Schools Awarded Annenberg Grants
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
to enable students to experience hands-on learning and become creative problem solvers, as well as purchase books for the library and classrooms. Taylor Elementary will provide laptops for all fourth- and fifth-grade students, including mobile... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Master PlannerEads is wrapping up the final stages of her strategic "master" plan to oversee
Master Planner
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Eads is wrapping up the final stages of her strategic "master" plan to oversee the restoration and rehabilitation of five of the seven structures in which the various organizations under the Reg Lenna umbrella currently reside. The following is an... Read more
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BC Local News
Draft budget shows 3.1 per cent increaseThe strategic priorities for 2015-18 over-promised and under-delivered in 2015,
Draft budget shows 3.1 per cent increase
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
The strategic priorities for 2015-18 over-promised and under-delivered in 2015, council heard during its April 6 Estimates meeting, where council discussed the annual budget. Strategic initiatives in progress include the traffic speed study,... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Draft budget shows 3.1 per cent increaseThe strategic priorities for 2015-18 over-promised and under-delivered in 2015,
Draft budget shows 3.1 per cent increase
Oak Bay News / Posted 18 days ago
The strategic priorities for 2015-18 over-promised and under-delivered in 2015, council heard during its April 6 Estimates meeting, where council discussed the annual budget. Strategic initiatives in progress include the traffic speed study,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Paul Ryan, a mirage candidate, wages a parallel campaignand promoting a battle of ideas — set to campaign-style music. And his office c
Paul Ryan, a mirage candidate, wages a parallel campaign
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
and promoting a battle of ideas — set to campaign-style music. And his office continued to beat back the not-exactly-library-voice whisper campaign favoring a coup at the Republican convention in July that would elevate Ryan to the top of the... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
A presidential achievementhe developed to help improve rural farming in India. He hopes to help improve I
A presidential achievement
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 19 days ago
he developed to help improve rural farming in India. He hopes to help improve Indian farmers’ abilities to care for their plants and avoid losing entire crops to diseases. “The idea was, how do we make sure that these people increase their... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan's golf course boom is now a painful bust-- became over-holed by the early 2000s. Those who follow the golf industry cit
Michigan's golf course boom is now a painful bust
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
-- became over-holed by the early 2000s. Those who follow the golf industry cite a National Golf Foundation report, “Strategic Plan for the Growth of the Game," which called for building "a course a day" in the U.S. every year in the 1990s... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Council to debate fate of Northside facilityweek discussing the merits of scrapping the second phase of the facility, which
Council to debate fate of Northside facility
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 19 days ago
week discussing the merits of scrapping the second phase of the facility, which includes a swimming pool, fitness centre, library, art and studio space, skate park, and a multi-purpose space. If passed the recommendation would keep the first... Read more
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The Wilson Times
'We get what matters'in the events and traditions that are so important to the Barton community from
'We get what matters'
The Wilson Times / Posted 20 days ago
in the events and traditions that are so important to the Barton community from sporting events to Friends of the Library programs to taking a role in the Lighting of the Luminaries at Christmas and meeting alumni at homecoming. Love the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Walt Disney Co Investors on Edge as CEO Succession Plan Falls Apartcompany. As if the loss of a key executive was not enough to shock investors, h
Walt Disney Co Investors on Edge as CEO Succession Plan Falls Apart
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
company. As if the loss of a key executive was not enough to shock investors, his departure also scuttled the succession plan that was in place when CEO Bob Iger retires in 2018. In this week's episode of Industry Focus: Consumer Goods, Sean... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
FedNor money for Sudbury's Salon du livresaid Charlebois, general co-director of Salon du livre, on how the money will b
FedNor money for Sudbury's Salon du livre
The Sudbury Star / Posted 23 days ago
said Charlebois, general co-director of Salon du livre, on how the money will be spent. "For some, our strategic plan and for some, salary wise." That strategic plan includes the implementation of a revenue enhancement plan and... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Stand Against Racism event focuses on anti-racist student activismof Massachusetts to address anti-racism and anti-white supremacy student activi
Stand Against Racism event focuses on anti-racist student activism
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 24 days ago
of Massachusetts to address anti-racism and anti-white supremacy student activism on college campuses. Participants plan to gather in front of the Student Union at approximately 11:45 a.m. for a “Racial Justice March” that will set the day’s... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Blue Mountain launches enrollment planMOUNTAIN -- The Board of Trustees of Blue Mountain College unanimously approved
Blue Mountain launches enrollment plan
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
MOUNTAIN -- The Board of Trustees of Blue Mountain College unanimously approved the conceptual framework for a seven-year strategic enrollment plan entitled "GROW BMC!" The plan involves three strategic initiatives: a review of all academic... Read more
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Business Wire
WWE® Network Reaches Record 1.82 Million Subscribersshows, documentaries, classic matches, exclusive coverage of special events and
WWE® Network Reaches Record 1.82 Million Subscribers
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
shows, documentaries, classic matches, exclusive coverage of special events and the most comprehensive video-on-demand library with nearly 5,000 hours of content, including every WWE, WCW® and ECW® pay-per-view. Like other digital subscription... Read more
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Gamasutra
Soul Thief, the sequel to 2014’s A Wizard’s Lizard, arrives April 5th on Steam Early Accesscan to survive! Early Access Features: · Play as monsters! Possessable enemie
Soul Thief, the sequel to 2014’s A Wizard’s Lizard, arrives April 5th on Steam Early Access
Gamasutra / Posted 25 days ago
can to survive! Early Access Features: · Play as monsters! Possessable enemies include Suits of Armor, Pig Heads, Killer Plants, Headless Chickens, and over a dozen more · Fight as monsters! Every monster has a unique attack and playing as... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
The Future of GWlikely won’t be because of its test-optional policy. Instead, it will stem from
The Future of GW
The GW Hatchet / Posted 26 days ago
likely won’t be because of its test-optional policy. Instead, it will stem from an increase in international students – a strategic move on the University’s part. Focusing on international branding We all know that GW’s branding is hyper-focused... Read more
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Business Wire
WrestleMania® Sets All-Time Attendance Record24/7 over-the-top premium network that includes all live pay-per-views, schedul
WrestleMania® Sets All-Time Attendance Record
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
24/7 over-the-top premium network that includes all live pay-per-views, scheduled programming and a massive video-on-demand library, is currently available in more than 180 countries. The company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shellharbour City Hub to get bulk of budgetin the coming financial year, with $35.54 million to be allocated to the contro
Shellharbour City Hub to get bulk of budget
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
in the coming financial year, with $35.54 million to be allocated to the controversial project. The council’s draft annual plan reveals an overall capital spend of $66.28 million in 2016/17, meaning the City Hub – as it was known – will take up 53... Read more
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