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AllAfrica.com
Tanzanian Volunteer Awarded for Leadershipsays Seleman Kitenge, the Tanzanian winner of Crans Montana Forum Award 2016.
Tanzanian Volunteer Awarded for Leadership
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
says Seleman Kitenge, the Tanzanian winner of Crans Montana Forum Award 2016. The 27-year- old, sociologist and student of Post Graduate Diploma in Management of Foreign Relations at the Centre for Foreign Relations in Dar es Salaam was... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
East Tennessee families sought to host foreign studentsThe American Filed Service is looking for residents in East Tennessee who are i
East Tennessee families sought to host foreign students
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
The American Filed Service is looking for residents in East Tennessee who are interested in hosting foreign-exchange students for the upcoming fall semester. To become a host, residents must fill out a form that includes their name, email, phone... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma student sues running back Mixon over assault caseNORMAN, Okla. (AP) - A University of Oklahoma student is suing the school's run
Oklahoma student sues running back Mixon over assault case
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 hours ago
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - A University of Oklahoma student is suing the school's running back over a 2014 incident in which the player was charged with punching her in the face. Amelia Molitor filed a complaint Friday in U.S. District Court against Joe... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Oklahoma student sues running back Mixon over assault caseNORMAN, Okla. (AP) - A University of Oklahoma student is suing the school's run
Oklahoma student sues running back Mixon over assault case
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 hours ago
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - A University of Oklahoma student is suing the school's running back over a 2014 incident in which the player was charged with punching her in the face. Amelia Molitor filed a complaint Friday in U.S. District Court against Joe... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Times Weekly: Class Conductapplication process. This year, the academy received about 200 applications for
Aspen Times Weekly: Class Conduct
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 hours ago
application process. This year, the academy received about 200 applications for its nine slots. Three additional conducting students, who last year won Aspen Music Festival and School prizes, are back for a second summer in the program. Some have... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
WVUP has plan, but still seeking resourcesthose we made at the end of last fiscal year. Our programs will be fully up and
WVUP has plan, but still seeking resources
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
those we made at the end of last fiscal year. Our programs will be fully up and running, and we anticipate only better service to the community this year and in the years to come. However, the reduced revenue does mean that we will make only... Read more
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The Forward
Hillary Clinton and the Myths Jewish Democrats Like To Tell ThemselvesOn one of the most central economic challenges facing the middle class — the co
Hillary Clinton and the Myths Jewish Democrats Like To Tell Themselves
The Forward / Posted 7 hours ago
On one of the most central economic challenges facing the middle class — the cost of attending college and the resulting student debt — the Democratic Party ignores the real issue, which is the ruinous economic model of academic bureaucracy,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Cuomo: New York state awarded $14.4M in AmeriCorps fundingin federal AmeriCorps funding for 14 organizations to help children, enhance di
Cuomo: New York state awarded $14.4M in AmeriCorps funding
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 hours ago
in federal AmeriCorps funding for 14 organizations to help children, enhance disaster preparedness and address other community needs. Democrat Cuomo says $8.1 million in competitive grant funds have already been awarded, with an additional... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Castillo a tireless advocate for civil rights, immigrantsrally in 1970. The event - protesting the Houston Independent School District's
Castillo a tireless advocate for civil rights, immigrants
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
rally in 1970. The event - protesting the Houston Independent School District's resistance to integrating Latinos and black students - drew a large crowd and a lot of press. But the group's speaker was a no-show. Castillo, a social worker at the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian scientist, educator Ursula Franklin remembered as ‘global pioneer’the age of 94. Franklin was born in Munich, Germany, in 1921, and educated in
Canadian scientist, educator Ursula Franklin remembered as ‘global pioneer’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
the age of 94. Franklin was born in Munich, Germany, in 1921, and educated in Berlin. During her time as a young science student, she was imprisoned in a Nazi work camp because her mother was Jewish. She spent the rest of the Second World War... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Student community service changing with the timesDetroit high schools now allow students to use work experience as part of commu
Student community service changing with the times
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 hours ago
Detroit high schools now allow students to use work experience as part of community service requirement Angela Martinez didn’t think her school’s service hour requirements were enough and wanted to do more —much more. “I wanted to help people, and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jack Reilly, who launched Ryles jazz club, dies at 98jazz club, where patrons could settle in for a set by guitarist Pat Metheny one
Jack Reilly, who launched Ryles jazz club, dies at 98
Boston Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
jazz club, where patrons could settle in for a set by guitarist Pat Metheny one evening and listen to a talented college student the next. The connecting thread from club to club was Mr. Reilly. His effortless effervescence made him a favorite of... Read more
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Petluma360.com
New representative for SSU athletesFAR is responsible for ensuring the academic integrity of the intercollegiate a
New representative for SSU athletes
Petluma360.com / Posted 13 hours ago
FAR is responsible for ensuring the academic integrity of the intercollegiate athletic program, promoting the well-being of student athletes and supporting institutional oversight of athletics compliance and student eligibility. A professor and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Poster on risks of social media wins $1,000 first prizeunderscored by the slogan, "Virtual bullets cause real pain.'' The poster by 1
Poster on risks of social media wins $1,000 first prize
The Mercury News / Posted 13 hours ago
underscored by the slogan, "Virtual bullets cause real pain.'' The poster by 16-year-old Abraham Lincoln High School student Jessica Jones won first place in the Santa Clara County district attorney's annual "Justice for All'' contest, whose... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Updated: SIU investigates after man dies following confrontation with policeare not required to co-operate with the SIU; witness officers must give an inte
Updated: SIU investigates after man dies following confrontation with police
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
are not required to co-operate with the SIU; witness officers must give an interview to SIU investigators, and the police service must hand over a copy of their notes.) * Our story from Sunday night is below, we’ll be updating this file... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Retired Administrators Want Harries Outvision, leadership, experience, and strong communication skills…” A person “com
Retired Administrators Want Harries Out
New Haven Independent / Posted 14 hours ago
vision, leadership, experience, and strong communication skills…” A person “committed to collaborating and engaging with students, educators, communities, public officials and institutional leaders to continue driving dramatic gains for students,... Read more
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ajc.com
Turner Field Master PlanThe Turner Field area — now a stretch dominated by a stadium and parking lots —
Turner Field Master Plan
ajc.com / Posted 17 hours ago
The Turner Field area — now a stretch dominated by a stadium and parking lots — could be a denser more walkable community with a street grid much like what was lost decades ago through development of two stadiums and freeways. That’s the vision of a... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage, Downers Grove leader Olsen front-runner to fill Sandack's seatCorp. North America Inc. Elected office: Downers Grove Village Council commissi
College of DuPage, Downers Grove leader Olsen front-runner to fill Sandack's seat
Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
Corp. North America Inc. Elected office: Downers Grove Village Council commissioner since May 2013, University of Illinois student body president April 2010 to April 2011 Political involvement: Vice chairman of the Downers Grove Township Republican... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
An emotional goodbye to Alton Sterling; a call for youth leadershipyouth leadership 25th July 2016 · 0 Comments By J.A. SalaamContributing Write
An emotional goodbye to Alton Sterling; a call for youth leadership
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 19 hours ago
youth leadership 25th July 2016 · 0 Comments By J.A. SalaamContributing Writer (Special from The Final Call) – Funeral services for Alton Sterling were a testament to the love and respect a community had for the 37-year-old father of five.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Turkey Coup: Authorities investigate those claiming attempted takeover was a hoaxclaiming attempted takeover was a hoax President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says 15
Turkey Coup: Authorities investigate those claiming attempted takeover was a hoax
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
claiming attempted takeover was a hoax President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says 15 universities, 934 other schools and 109 student dormitories with alleged links to the failed coup in Turkey have been closedTurkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesRoad, v. McDonald’s Corporation, McDonald’s Claim Center, Oak Brook, Ill., c/o
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
Road, v. McDonald’s Corporation, McDonald’s Claim Center, Oak Brook, Ill., c/o Statutory Agent CSC-Lawyers Incorporating Service, Columbus, and Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, Columbus, refiled complaint. 16-DR-0623 - Jessica M. Lawson,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Mike Pence and Paul Ryan's key votes in Congress 2007-2012farm subsidies, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, Iraq and Libya wars, LGB
Mike Pence and Paul Ryan's key votes in Congress 2007-2012
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
farm subsidies, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, Iraq and Libya wars, LGBT issues, Medicare, offshore oil drilling, student loans, trade agreements and voter ID laws.

Many of these issues are likely to be spotlighted in attack ads,... Read more

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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
EAA Announces New Member Benefit: Free Access to Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS— The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) will now provide members with fre
EAA Announces New Member Benefit: Free Access to Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 hours ago
— The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) will now provide members with free access to Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS Student Design Kit – EAA Maker Edition software, MySolidWorks online video tutorials, the MySolidWorks Manufacturing Network,... Read more
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The Chronicle
Reforming the presidencyof the United States, Duke too will see the selection of a new leader. Presiden
Reforming the presidency
The Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
of the United States, Duke too will see the selection of a new leader. President Richard Brodhead, after thirteen years of service, announced that he would step down from his position at the end of the 2017 Spring semester. As the search committee... Read more
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Duke University
Mlyn Reappointed Executive Director of DukeEngagebeen with DukeEngage since its creation in 2007,” Nowicki said. “He and his tea
Mlyn Reappointed Executive Director of DukeEngage
Duke University / Posted 22 hours ago
been with DukeEngage since its creation in 2007,” Nowicki said. “He and his team have made DukeEngage a national model for service programs, one that has helped attract civic-minded students to Duke. I am grateful he has agreed to serve another... Read more
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CTV News
Priced out by tourists: The Airbnb effect in Lisbon's historic centreday we see estate agents going door to door to find people willing to leave," s
Priced out by tourists: The Airbnb effect in Lisbon's historic centre
CTV News / Posted 23 hours ago
day we see estate agents going door to door to find people willing to leave," said Ana Gago, a 28-year-old geography student who is conducting a survey of people moving out of the district because of the rising costs. Airbnb, the world's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Recite the Rosary Every Morning - Katureebeveterinary was staying with some friend here in Kampala. He went to Makerere an
I Recite the Rosary Every Morning - Katureebe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
veterinary was staying with some friend here in Kampala. He went to Makerere and checked about me. He was told that this student is going to be sent to Dar es Salaam for law. There was that exchange under the East African University Council at... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris County school newsin and around Morris County: CENTENARY UNIVERSITY Centenary University will c
Morris County school news
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
in and around Morris County: CENTENARY UNIVERSITY Centenary University will continue its longstanding commitment to community service when the Class of 2020 carries forth one of the institution’s primary missions by engaging in “Community... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Rachael Acker named Pac-12 Woman of the Yearto her achievements. The honor serves to acknowledge her commitment towards ex
Rachael Acker named Pac-12 Woman of the Year
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
to her achievements. The honor serves to acknowledge her commitment towards excellence throughout her combined years as a student-athlete. Acker is the first recipient from Cal to win the Pac-12 Woman of the Year award since its establishment in... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Ravenswood High School graduate recalls time in Kenyanine weeks and then get a break for three weeks. It was during the three-week
Ravenswood High School graduate recalls time in Kenya
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
nine weeks and then get a break for three weeks. It was during the three-week break when Jackson and three other college students visited. "We went to teach them how to play basketball, American football and volleyball," said Jackson. During... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Local students graduate from St. NorbertLocal students receiving diplomas were Escanaba's Ashley Desotell, bachelor of
Local students graduate from St. Norbert
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Local students receiving diplomas were Escanaba's Ashley Desotell, bachelor of arts degree, magna cum laude; and Gladstone's Katharina Scholer, bachelor of science degree, cum laude. Mike Van Asten, vice chair of the St. Norbert College board of... Read more
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News Mail
Rebecca stands tall in new rolePLANNING is under way for Options Day 2016, a Bundaberg region community event
Rebecca stands tall in new role
News Mail / Posted yesterday
PLANNING is under way for Options Day 2016, a Bundaberg region community event which invites people with a disability and their family and friends to explore the many skills and educational pathways available. Rebecca Markwell is an ideal ambassador... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Retail Spotlight: Salon being used to empower local youththrow a pen, anything, and as I was walking a picture fell and broke.” Hill do
Retail Spotlight: Salon being used to empower local youth
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
throw a pen, anything, and as I was walking a picture fell and broke.” Hill does a lot of work with the children in her community, including offering free haircuts and styles for some students who need a confidence boost. “I always go to... Read more
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Quartz
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of teaupon tea in its own backyard—Assam. The discovery had actually been made in 182
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of tea
Quartz / Posted yesterday
upon tea in its own backyard—Assam. The discovery had actually been made in 1823 by Robert Bruce, a major in the company’s service, who had chanced upon wild tea trees near Sadiya in eastern Assam. A decade later, the coincidence was transformed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sentencing set for couple who planned to join Islamic Statesentence. Young, the daughter of a school administrator and a police officer w
Sentencing set for couple who planned to join Islamic State
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
sentence. Young, the daughter of a school administrator and a police officer who served in the Navy reserve, was an honor student, cheerleader and homecoming maid at Vicksburg's Warren Central High School. Prosecutors have said Young converted to... Read more
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TribLIVE
500 K-5 students given the opportunity to load up on school supplies | TribLIVE Sweltering temperatures didn't hamper Tamiah Williams' spirit as
500 K-5 students given the opportunity to load up on school supplies
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
| TribLIVE Sweltering temperatures didn't hamper Tamiah Williams' spirit as she picked out a new pink winter... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Retired Administrators Want Harries Outvision, leadership, experience, and strong communication skills…” A person “com
Retired Administrators Want Harries Out
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
vision, leadership, experience, and strong communication skills…” A person “committed to collaborating and engaging with students, educators, communities, public officials and institutional leaders to continue driving dramatic gains for students,... Read more
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Sun Star
Power womanAnne is a high school graduate of St. Theresa’s College. In her fourth year in
Power woman
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
Anne is a high school graduate of St. Theresa’s College. In her fourth year in high school, she became a Rotary Exchange student to Oregon, USA, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Cebu South where her father is a charter member. For college, she... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
American Century Championship notebook: San Jose Sharks star Joe Pavelski strong in debutboasts an impressive list of accomplishments inside and outside of the classroo
American Century Championship notebook: San Jose Sharks star Joe Pavelski strong in debut
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
boasts an impressive list of accomplishments inside and outside of the classroom. The latest feat for the Whittell High student was being awarded the eighth annual Gene Upshaw Scholarship, given in memory of the NFL Hall of Famer to a student... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
2006: Manteca high reaches 113 degreesreceived a carload of central office equipment Monday, a part of which was the
2006: Manteca high reaches 113 degrees
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
received a carload of central office equipment Monday, a part of which was the new switchboard to be installed here and in service August 1. The new switchboard is the very latest of its kind made and will be a big improvement over the one now in... Read more
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New York Magazine
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So DespisedVice. Everyone is exposed to much more media, and they see the media as compet
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So Despised
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
Vice. Everyone is exposed to much more media, and they see the media as competing for dollars, rather than doing a public service. Hamilton. We exploit differences, not explore similarities. We drive the polarization, not bridge it. People... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Hutt City Youth Awards open for 2016 nominationsHutt”, says Mr Bishop.“In so many different ways and so many areas, young peopl
Hutt City Youth Awards open for 2016 nominations
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Hutt”, says Mr Bishop.“In so many different ways and so many areas, young people are making a big difference in the Hutt community. The Hutt City Youth Awards, now in their second year, recognise the achievements and potential of our young... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University alumna realizes Peace Corps dream at 73Peace Corps for 53 years. The 73-year-old will now get the opportunity she fir
Hampton University alumna realizes Peace Corps dream at 73
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Peace Corps for 53 years. The 73-year-old will now get the opportunity she first imagined when she was a Hampton Institute student as she prepares to spend 27 months of service in Botswana, a country in southern Africa. Anderson was a student at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore table tennis looks to local talent as ‘way forward’Lee The first step to yielding potential world-beaters is to continue making t
Singapore table tennis looks to local talent as ‘way forward’
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Lee The first step to yielding potential world-beaters is to continue making the game accessible and popular at the community level, said Lee, pointing out that there are no less than eight local competitions annually, accessible to anyone... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Who is Jarrett Maupin? Man behind Phoenix's police protests is a rights leader — and a paid political consultanthands off me.” The Rev. Jarrett Maupin leads a prayer with Richard Moore of Ph
Who is Jarrett Maupin? Man behind Phoenix's police protests is a rights leader — and a paid political consultant
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
hands off me.” The Rev. Jarrett Maupin leads a prayer with Richard Moore of Phoenix and Tonia Robinson of Phoenix at a community meeting at Eastlake Park Community Center on July 12, 2016.(Photo: Charlie Kaijo/The Republic) The Rev. Jarrett... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Thornville's youngest council member has big ideasin the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know THORNVILLE — For recent high-
Thornville's youngest council member has big ideas
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know THORNVILLE — For recent high-school graduate Olivia Newbold, public service is a calling, not a career move. As the youngest member of the Thornville Village Council, the 19-year-old has made... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
“LinkedIn for Youth” Launchesto help New Zealand youth make the best possible start to life after study. You
“LinkedIn for Youth” Launches
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
to help New Zealand youth make the best possible start to life after study. YouthHub.co.nz connects youth, educators, service providers and businesses together to inspire and support students through education, training and employment. “It’s a... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Over 10,000 March on Eve of Democratic National Convention, Demanding Fracking Ban and Huge Investment in Renewablesenergy. The march was endorsed by more than 900 environmental, health, labor, p
Over 10,000 March on Eve of Democratic National Convention, Demanding Fracking Ban and Huge Investment in Renewables
CommonDreams.org / Posted yesterday
energy. The march was endorsed by more than 900 environmental, health, labor, political, faith, justice, indigenous and student organizations from every state. Advocacy leaders and individuals harmed by fracking called on the nation’s current... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Meet California Democratic convention delegates for Hillary Clinton (and Bernie Sanders)in Los Angeles last year when a sign in the crowd caught her eye. It said “Tro
Meet California Democratic convention delegates for Hillary Clinton (and Bernie Sanders)
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
in Los Angeles last year when a sign in the crowd caught her eye. It said “Trojans for Bernie,” and she figured if college students could organize support for his campaign – in this case at the University of Southern California – a high school... Read more
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Quartz
The emerging field of cute studies can help us understand the dark side of adorablenessspread immediately around the globe on social media. “Are Kumamon and his frie
The emerging field of cute studies can help us understand the dark side of adorableness
Quartz / Posted yesterday
spread immediately around the globe on social media. “Are Kumamon and his friends safe?” wondered Eric Tang, a college student. “Pray for Kumamoto & Kumamon,” wrote Ming Jang Lee from Thailand, a phrase that would be repeated thousands of... Read more
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