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Island Packet
Nagging question: Is SC last in education?not, say many educators. Others suggest South Carolina has pockets of excellen
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
not, say many educators. Others suggest South Carolina has pockets of excellence in education but also large areas of low achievement. What’s the truth? Melanie Barton, executive director of the state Education Oversight Committee, said the U.S.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
What are you reading? Michigan leaders share their summer reading listsby Walter Isaacson. Snyder’s intrigued by the topic but more so after meeting
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
by Walter Isaacson. Snyder’s intrigued by the topic but more so after meeting Isaacson, who appeared at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Conference earlier this summer. Mark Schlissel, University of Michigan President (Photo: Carlos... Read more
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Daily Mail
Spain's royals go to Sagrada Familia Mass for Barcelona terror victimsattended the Mass at Barcelona's Sagrada Familia basilica on Sunday Spanish Pr
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
attended the Mass at Barcelona's Sagrada Familia basilica on Sunday Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy andCatalan regional President Carles Puigdemont also attended On Saturday, Spain's royals visited injured attack victims in local... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
School Board – Anoka-Hennepin School DistrictIndependent School District No. 11 held a regular meeting on Monday, June 26, 2
ABC Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
Independent School District No. 11 held a regular meeting on Monday, June 26, 2017, at the Sandburg Education Center, Anoka, Minnesota. Chair Heidemann called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. Chair Heidemann led the pledge of... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Why Everyone Is Hating On IBM Watson, Including The People Who Helped Build ItTwo weeks later, the Wall Street Journal reported IBM gave its remote employees
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 8 days ago
Two weeks later, the Wall Street Journal reported IBM gave its remote employees the option to either move to a regional office or quit. (Since the decision affects more than 40 per cent of its 380,000 employees, the article suggests... Read more
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Al.com
Suspensions feed the achievement gap in Alabama schoolsThis is the latest in a series of articles examining the achievement gap, defin
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
This is the latest in a series of articles examining the achievement gap, defined as the difference in levels of proficiency between black students and white students on the state's annual achievement tests. AL.com and Spaceship Media this year... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dayton to consider candidates for local judgeship openingat Flohaug Law Firm where she represents clients in all areas of criminal defen
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
at Flohaug Law Firm where she represents clients in all areas of criminal defense. Previously, she was an attorney at Regional Native Public Defense Corporation, an assistant Itasca County attorney, an assistant 9th Judicial District public... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - Aug. 13for service CROSBY—Laboratory Director Mary McMillan was recently honored for
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
for service CROSBY—Laboratory Director Mary McMillan was recently honored for providing 35 years of service at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby. Patients rank Essentia Health staff among top in nation Each year, Essentia Health... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
LIMELIGHTS, CAREER PATHSHONORED The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber will honor several local busine
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
HONORED The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber will honor several local business professionals at Salute to Business 2017 Aug. 31 at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center, 7440 South Ave., Boardman. Award recipients and their respective awards are: Mitchell... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
It’s Your Business, Aug. 13, 2017her career with the Patrol on April 26, 2003, as a Communications Specialist I
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
her career with the Patrol on April 26, 2003, as a Communications Specialist I with the Patrol’s Central Communications Center in Salina. She was promoted to Communications Specialist II in 2005. In her time with the Patrol, she was also a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Should Come Together After Its Contested Elections2017 national and local polls passed without major outbreaks of violence. But i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
2017 national and local polls passed without major outbreaks of violence. But in order to build on this remarkable achievement, Kenyans must take further steps to overcome ethnic divisions and work toward greater national unity and... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
County earns national awardsplus a statewide honor. Photo courtesy of Anoka CountyThe National Association
ABC Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
plus a statewide honor. Photo courtesy of Anoka CountyThe National Association of Counties presented the county with an achievement award for innovation at its annual conference and exposition in Columbus, Ohio, July 21-24, while the National... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Does poorly educating students violate the state Constitution? A judge will decidecase before First Judicial District Judge Sarah Singleton boiled down to duelin
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
case before First Judicial District Judge Sarah Singleton boiled down to dueling worldviews. The plaintiffs—the New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty and the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF)—cited education outcomes for... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
U.S. News & World Report Names CHI Memorial Best Regional HospitalCHI Memorial is the only hospital in the Chattanooga area to be named a Best Re
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
CHI Memorial is the only hospital in the Chattanooga area to be named a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. On the list of Best Hospitals in Tennessee, CHI Memorial is ranked third, and Vanderbilt University Medical Center and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
North Korea says it won't give up its nuclear weapons and entire US within firing rangewas no sign at a major Asian security conference here that the sanctions hailed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
was no sign at a major Asian security conference here that the sanctions hailed by President Trump as a ­foreign policy achievement would succeed where past efforts have failed in trying to persuade the country to give up its nuclear... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Korea ready to ‘make the U.S. pay dearly’Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho walks toward an escalator during ongoing meetings a
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho walks toward an escalator during ongoing meetings at the Philippine International Convention Center for the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting and Related Meetings in Manila, Philippines, Aug. 7, 2017. MANILA —... Read more
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Philly.com
Jean Ford, 95, Wanamakers executivein the former John Wanamaker department store chain, died Sunday, July 9, of de
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
in the former John Wanamaker department store chain, died Sunday, July 9, of dementia at Chester Valley Rehab and Nursing Center in Malvern, where she had lived for more than two years. Miss Ford had a gift for interacting with people and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
‘A critical need to improve community pride:’ Report highlights Topeka’s challengesthat paint a grim picture — and plans to attack the community’s challenges. Th
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
that paint a grim picture — and plans to attack the community’s challenges. The first 64-page “Community Assessment and Regional Scorecard” pulled no punches, and yet it also highlighted the feelings of hope many are feeling about rebuilding... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
‘A critical need to improve community pride:’ Report highlights Topeka’s challengesthat paint a grim picture — and plans to attack the community’s challenges. Th
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
that paint a grim picture — and plans to attack the community’s challenges. The first 64-page “Community Assessment and Regional Scorecard” pulled no punches, and yet it also highlighted the feelings of hope many are feeling about rebuilding... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Long-time WCVB meteorologist Dick Albert diesWCVB-TV's former chief meteorologist Dick Albert, who was on the Boston airwave
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 18 days ago
WCVB-TV's former chief meteorologist Dick Albert, who was on the Boston airwaves for 31 years, always greeted NewsCenter 5 viewers with a sunny smile. Albert died Friday of complications from pneumonia. He was 73. Albert, known as "Dickie" to... Read more
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The Herald News
Long-time WCVB meteorologist Dick Albert diesWCVB-TV's former chief meteorologist Dick Albert, who was on the Boston airwave
The Herald News / Posted 18 days ago
WCVB-TV's former chief meteorologist Dick Albert, who was on the Boston airwaves for 31 years, always greeted NewsCenter 5 viewers with a sunny smile. Albert died Friday of complications from pneumonia. He was 73. Albert, known as "Dickie" to... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Long-time WCVB meteorologist Dick Albert diesWCVB-TV's former chief meteorologist Dick Albert, who was on the Boston airwave
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
WCVB-TV's former chief meteorologist Dick Albert, who was on the Boston airwaves for 31 years, always greeted NewsCenter 5 viewers with a sunny smile. Albert died Friday of complications from pneumonia. He was 73. Albert, known as "Dickie" to... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Volunteer Opportunities for August 2017offer support to Common Goods staff. Mon through Sat. 10-6pm. Flexible days and
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
offer support to Common Goods staff. Mon through Sat. 10-6pm. Flexible days and hours are available. CONFIDENCE LEARNING CENTER Mary Harder 218-828-2344 ext 209 mary@campconfidence.com Volunteer Position Title: Small Engine Repair : Description... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Speaking Down Barriers opens dialogue on race, injusticelist included Hannah Arendt, Thich Nhat Hanh, and Karen Armstrong. At community
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
list included Hannah Arendt, Thich Nhat Hanh, and Karen Armstrong. At community gatherings the group discusses wealth gaps, achievement gaps, immigration, poverty, housing discrimination, and disproportionate criminal justice outcomes for certain... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Speaking Down Barriers opens dialogue on race, systemic injusticelist included Hannah Arendt, Thich Nhat Hanh, and Karen Armstrong. At community
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
list included Hannah Arendt, Thich Nhat Hanh, and Karen Armstrong. At community gatherings the group discusses wealth gaps, achievement gaps, immigration, poverty, housing discrimination, and disproportionate criminal justice outcomes for certain... Read more
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The Columbian
Primetime ready for another World Seriesclub for years. “Especially putting it up in Cole’s house,” said Rank, a Mount
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
club for years. “Especially putting it up in Cole’s house,” said Rank, a Mountain View High School junior. “It’d be an achievement.” Cole, who Rank speaks of, is teammate Cole Sherertz. His late father, Bill Sherertz, organized Primetime... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Genesys receives Medication Compounding Certification from TJC | August 3, 2017Heights, Michigan, the first home-care organization to receive the honor. “The
Grand Blanc View / Posted 20 days ago
Heights, Michigan, the first home-care organization to receive the honor. “The Joint Commission congratulates Genesys Regional Medical Center and Home I.V. Care, Inc. for being the first organizations to receive this important achievement in... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Albemarle County Receives Achievement Awards From National Association of CountiesAlbemarle County Press Release: Albemarle County is very proud to have been re
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
Albemarle County Press Release: Albemarle County is very proud to have been recognized with Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACHO). Nationally, awards are given in 18 different categories that reflect the vast,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Quest starts school year early amid fears funding will arrive lateparent school district, Peoria Public Schools, has discussed expanding for year
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 21 days ago
parent school district, Peoria Public Schools, has discussed expanding for years. (Valeska Hinton Early Childhood Education Center currently operates on a balanced calendar schedule similar to Quest’s new calendar.) As a charter school Quest can... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Arkansas groups boost land conservation effortsleast 1,000 acres to protect them from heavy development, said Elizabeth Bowen,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
least 1,000 acres to protect them from heavy development, said Elizabeth Bowen, project manager with the Northwest Arkansas Regional Planning Commission, which organized the plan. The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (http://bit.ly/2tKKYWs )... Read more
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The Express-Times
No need to fret: Martin on Main is back next month in Nazarethoverflow of talent can be found at the 10th annual Martin on Main August 5. Th
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
overflow of talent can be found at the 10th annual Martin on Main August 5. The event, presented by the Nazareth Bath Area Regional Chamber of Commerce, will be held in downtown Nazareth from 1 to 7 p.m. The main stage at the downtown's Center... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Catch the Next propelling Latino students to successsounding the alarm that a coming “Latino education crisis” is imminent unless a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
sounding the alarm that a coming “Latino education crisis” is imminent unless action is taken now. That crisis involves the achievement rates of Latinos. If Texas is to remain successful, it must reverse the downward spiral. More than 50 percent of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kitties compete at cat show in KissimmeeEvery dog can have some other day because this weekend it’s the cats that are g
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
Every dog can have some other day because this weekend it’s the cats that are getting center stage. At Sandy Claws Cat Fanciers Southeast Regional show in Kissimmee, more than 200 cats from kitten to adult will compete for points to be named Best... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Kim claims missiles can reach whole US mainland; Trump condemns testhailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement “another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces.” Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
US slams North Korea missile test as Kim claims ‘whole US mainland’ in reachhailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement “another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces.” Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Kim Jong Un says 'whole US mainland' in reach of North Korean missileshailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement "another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces." Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Kim Jong Un says 'whole US mainland' in reach of North Korean missileshailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement "another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces." Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Kim Jong Un says 'whole US mainland' in reach of North Korean missileshailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement "another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces." Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Kim Jong Un says 'whole US mainland' in reach of North Korean missileshailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement "another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces." Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Kim Jong Un says 'whole US mainland' in reach of North Korean missileshailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
KIVI Boise / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement "another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces." Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Kim Jong Un says 'whole US mainland' in reach of North Korean missileshailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement "another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces." Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Kim Jong Un says 'whole US mainland' in reach of North Korean missileshailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the
KGTV San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
hailed the test-firing, the news agency said. Kim Yu Chol, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, called the achievement "another great victory which dealt a heavy blow to the US imperialists and its vassal forces." Jo Son Hyang, a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Here's what local police department have planned for National Night OutAlburtis Police Department will be providing games, raffles, free food and live
The Express-Times / Posted 25 days ago
Alburtis Police Department will be providing games, raffles, free food and live music at the Alburtis Area Community Center's Pool from 5 to 9 p.m. There is a $3 fee to enter the event. Bethlehem Township: Helicopter landings, fire rescue... Read more
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PR.com
Power Design Awarded Four Seasons Resort Project in Napa Valleyfirst expanded our operations to the West Coast, we partnered with a long-time
PR.com / Posted 25 days ago
first expanded our operations to the West Coast, we partnered with a long-time client who knows the value we bring,” said Regional VP of the West Region for Power Design, Rob McMillian. “Now we are working on our seventh job in California with six... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Meet the Columbiana County Fair courtBuckeye Online School for Success and is a member of NHS and French NHS, Penn-O
The Alliance Review / Posted 26 days ago
Buckeye Online School for Success and is a member of NHS and French NHS, Penn-Ohio youth director and a volunteer at Salem Regional Medical Center and the Columbiana County Homeless Veteran's Hygiene Drive. She is a 13-year member of the Junior... Read more
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Sun Star
Special Report: Malnutrition costs Philippines P328B (First of three parts)repetition by hungry primary and secondary students, P166.5 billion in potentia
Sun Star / Posted 27 days ago
repetition by hungry primary and secondary students, P166.5 billion in potential income loss due to lower educational achievement of the undernourished, and another P160 billion in potential income loss due to premature child mortality. In... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Northwest Arkansas planners celebrate land-protection effortsat least 1,000 acres to protect from heavy development, said Elizabeth Bowen, p
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
at least 1,000 acres to protect from heavy development, said Elizabeth Bowen, project manager with the Northwest Arkansas Regional Planning Commission, which organized the plan. The newly protected areas are small compared with counties that... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Royal Mint to Welcome Amateur RadioExperience in Wales will host “The Royal Mint Radio Experience,” July 30 until
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 30 days ago
Experience in Wales will host “The Royal Mint Radio Experience,” July 30 until August 5 at the Royal Mint’s new visitor center in Llantrisant, Wales. School children and members of the public have been invited to enjoy a fun, informal, and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the MoveWilkes University. Commonwealth Health Sean Gilroy, Clarks Summit, has been n
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
Wilkes University. Commonwealth Health Sean Gilroy, Clarks Summit, has been named manager of perioperative services at Regional Hospital of Scranton. He has more than six years of experience in emergency and critical care and as an... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
It’s Your Business, July 23, 2017the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002. He completed an inter
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted a month ago
the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002. He completed an internal medicine residency at Brook Army Medical Center-Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas, in 2005, then practiced internal medicine for two years. He completed a... Read more
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