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AllAfrica.com
Centenary Celebrations of the University of Fort Harethan that it was a battle for freedom. I am humbled to have walked among some
Centenary Celebrations of the University of Fort Hare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
than that it was a battle for freedom. I am humbled to have walked among some of the greatest minds to emerge from this university; to have known giants like Nelson Mandela, Sir Seretse Khama, Dr Ntatho Motlana, Ms Sally Maunye, Mr Duma Nokwe,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Breaking the Silence: Texas colleges face scrutiny for under-reporting sex assaultsA growing number of colleges and universities are being investigated to see if
Breaking the Silence: Texas colleges face scrutiny for under-reporting sex assaults
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 hours ago
A growing number of colleges and universities are being investigated to see if acts of sexual violence were mishandled on their campus. Five of those colleges are in Texas: Cisco Junior College, Texas A&M at College Station, University of Texas -... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Attorney responds to UT lawsuit claimsculture that permits bad behavior by male athletes and protects them when they
Attorney responds to UT lawsuit claims
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 10 hours ago
culture that permits bad behavior by male athletes and protects them when they commit crimes. A Nashville lawyer filed the action in US district court on behalf of six women identified as "Jane Doe" I through VI. DETAILS: Sweeping sexual assault... Read more
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The Huffington Post
University Of Tennessee Condoned Football Rape Culture, Lawsuit AllegesUniversity of Tennessee officials looked the other way as the school's male ath
University Of Tennessee Condoned Football Rape Culture, Lawsuit Alleges
The Huffington Post / Posted 13 hours ago
University of Tennessee officials looked the other way as the school's male athletes raped women and assaulted the people who helped them, and then arranged lawyers for the suspects when victims came forward, a new federal lawsuit alleges. The civil... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
SRB leaders chart new courses for coming yearvision for Coffeehouse in the next year? We have two main goals: moving toward
SRB leaders chart new courses for coming year
The Rice Thresher / Posted 13 hours ago
vision for Coffeehouse in the next year? We have two main goals: moving towards greener and more sustainable business practices and tapping into the diverse set of skills that students have on campus. For example, going to the Archi school to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
IL residents give reaction to President Obama's upcoming Springfield visiton whether or not the President's visit would help the state come to an agreeme
IL residents give reaction to President Obama's upcoming Springfield visit
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 23 hours ago
on whether or not the President's visit would help the state come to an agreement. "I don’t think he’s going to impact anything, it’s not going to be any good," Carterville resident, Wesley Peterman said. "The state of Illinois is messed up... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
IL residents give reaction to President Obama's plan to visit Springfieldon whether or not the President's visit would help the state to come to an agre
IL residents give reaction to President Obama's plan to visit Springfield
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
on whether or not the President's visit would help the state to come to an agreement. "I don’t think he’s going to impact anything, it’s not going to be any good," Carterville resident, Wesley Peterman said. "The state of Illinois is messed up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Weekend of Poetry, Bookspoets Saturday afternoon at the Pamberi Trust Garden for the monthly House of H
Weekend of Poetry, Books
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
poets Saturday afternoon at the Pamberi Trust Garden for the monthly House of Hunger poetry slam was a solidarity act to join the rest of the world in celebrating Black History Month running throughout February under the theme "Hallowed... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Bill would expand guns in parking lots law to colleges, universitiesNASHVILLE — A state Senate committee Tuesday recommended approval of a bill tha
Bill would expand guns in parking lots law to colleges, universities
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
NASHVILLE — A state Senate committee Tuesday recommended approval of a bill that would prohibit state colleges and universities from taking "any adverse or disciplinary action" against employees or students with handgun-carry permits for transporting... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tennessee legislative committee approves campus gun bill, defers three othersNASHVILLE — A state Senate committee Tuesday recommended approval of a bill tha
Tennessee legislative committee approves campus gun bill, defers three others
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
NASHVILLE — A state Senate committee Tuesday recommended approval of a bill that would prohibit state colleges and universities from taking disciplinary action against an employee or student with a handgun-carry permit for transporting or storing a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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First Coast News
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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USA Today
Sweeping sex assault suit filed against University of TennesseeSix women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tenness
Sweeping sex assault suit filed against University of Tennessee
USA Today / Posted yesterday
Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic adjudication process... Read more
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USA Today
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assaultKNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the U
Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault
USA Today / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Six women filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the University of Tennessee has created a student culture that enables sexual assaults by student-athletes, especially football players, and then uses an unusual, legalistic... Read more
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The Christian Post
More Terrorists Christian Than Muslim?are taught that Christians are more dangerous than radical Islam. At a recent
More Terrorists Christian Than Muslim?
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
are taught that Christians are more dangerous than radical Islam. At a recent "Introduction to Psychology" class at the University of California, Merced, Dr. Ross Avila raised quite a few eyebrows. Thecollegefix.com reported on this class, which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Three things Obama won't be doing in SpringfieldAlvarez waited too long to charge Officer Jason Van Dyke with murder. Also end
Three things Obama won't be doing in Springfield
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Alvarez waited too long to charge Officer Jason Van Dyke with murder. Also endorsing Foxx is Planned Parenthood Illinois Action, which was hardly a surprise, given that Foxx is the former chair of Planned Parenthood of Illinois' board of... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Math RevolutionGod knows, they’d trained hard. Stoner, like his teammates, had endured a gruel
The Math Revolution
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
God knows, they’d trained hard. Stoner, like his teammates, had endured a grueling regime for more than a year—practicing tricky problems over breakfast before school and taking on more problems late into the evening after he completed... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Four gun bills up for discussion before Tenn. Senate committeeDolores Gresham, R-Somerville, and Rep. Jeremy Faison, R-Newport. SB1559, requ
Four gun bills up for discussion before Tenn. Senate committee
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Dolores Gresham, R-Somerville, and Rep. Jeremy Faison, R-Newport. SB1559, requiring all private K-12 schools and private colleges and universities to implement a written handgun-carry policy that either permits or prohibits permit holders to go... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tenn. legislature to review first of several gun billsDolores Gresham (R-Somerville) and Rep. Jeremy Faison (R-Newport). SB1559, req
Tenn. legislature to review first of several gun bills
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Dolores Gresham (R-Somerville) and Rep. Jeremy Faison (R-Newport). SB1559, requiring all private K-12 schools and private colleges and universities to implement a written handgun-carry policy that either permits or prohibits permit holders to go... Read more
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Vail Daily
School district to offer free ACT prep class for studentsEAGLE — Work by Eagle County students who’ve been prepping for the ACT college
School district to offer free ACT prep class for students
Vail Daily / Posted 2 days ago
EAGLE — Work by Eagle County students who’ve been prepping for the ACT college entrance exam is not for naught. The Eagle County school district is offering free ACT prep classes for school district students, and high school juniors will take the... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
48 First Alert Investigationsflavors and adding booze.More >> Companies are taking what used to be plain so
48 First Alert Investigations
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 days ago
flavors and adding booze.More >> Companies are taking what used to be plain soft drink flavors and adding booze. Contractor working without license faces chargesContractor working without license faces charges Johnny Jordan (Source: Metro... Read more
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FOX News
China needs more teachers -- but they have to be men12th grade – women occupy four out of every five positions in urban areas, acco
China needs more teachers -- but they have to be men
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
12th grade – women occupy four out of every five positions in urban areas, according to a 2012 study by Beijing Normal University, and officials want to even up the ratio. In Zhengzhou, schools are asking boys to sign pledges declaring them to... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Letter from Baylor President Ken Starr: Safeguarding Baylor's StudentsBaylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr released a letter Sunday in response
Letter from Baylor President Ken Starr: Safeguarding Baylor's Students
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr released a letter Sunday in response to recent allegations of Baylor University mishandling sexual assault cases. Dear Baylor Nation, Greetings from Baylor University, where the spring semester is in full... Read more
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CBS Sports
Baylor president Starr: 'Our hearts break' for sexual violence victimsour care and concern extends throughout every area of our campus life, includin
Baylor president Starr: 'Our hearts break' for sexual violence victims
CBS Sports / Posted 2 days ago
our care and concern extends throughout every area of our campus life, including our efforts -- like those of other colleges and universities across America -- to eliminate the scourge of sexual violence. Such despicable violations of our... Read more
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Aljazeera
The case of the disabled professor imprisoned in India2 and the residue of the new year celebrations still hung in the New Delhi air.
The case of the disabled professor imprisoned in India
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
2 and the residue of the new year celebrations still hung in the New Delhi air. But for a group of students, academics and activists converging on the streets of the capital, the mood was anything but celebratory. More than 100 people had gathered... Read more
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Slate
Bernie Sanders Isn’t Interested in Your Bipartisan Solutionthrough Congress alongside Sen. John McCain. He ticked off these accomplishment
Bernie Sanders Isn’t Interested in Your Bipartisan Solution
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
through Congress alongside Sen. John McCain. He ticked off these accomplishments in a flat, perfunctory manner—the practical items his advisers insist he list before returning to the theoretical battlefield he prefers. “But there is a more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Has Potential for GreatnessI later went on to Federal School of Arts and Science in Victoria Island, Lagos
Nigeria Has Potential for Greatness
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
I later went on to Federal School of Arts and Science in Victoria Island, Lagos, for my higher school certificate (HSC) and University of Ibadan to study Agricultural Economics which I successfully completed in second class, upper division. From... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottinghamshire child, 5, transitions from boy to girlrange of equality issues which includes providing appropriate advice and guidan
Nottinghamshire child, 5, transitions from boy to girl
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
range of equality issues which includes providing appropriate advice and guidance. Related content "Transgender is a characteristic protected by law and therefore head teachers across England continue to and are required to agree a clear plan to... Read more
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dna
Maharashtra: University services under right to service Act only on paperalumni of various state-run universities may have to wait for a couple of month
Maharashtra: University services under right to service Act only on paper
dna / Posted 3 days ago
alumni of various state-run universities may have to wait for a couple of months more to avail the time-bound delivery of university documents like duplicate degrees, marksheet, migration and eligibility certificates under Maharashtra Right to... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Officials credit historic application increase to test-optional policydiverse first-year class. Our efforts in the coming months will be focused on t
Officials credit historic application increase to test-optional policy
The GW Hatchet / Posted 3 days ago
diverse first-year class. Our efforts in the coming months will be focused on this goal,” she said in an email. The impact of being test-optional About 20 percent of the applications came from students who did not attach test scores. GW went... Read more
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The Telegraph
Near Bangalore, two continents20km from Bangalore city but lives in two worlds that are continents apart. “T
Near Bangalore, two continents
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
20km from Bangalore city but lives in two worlds that are continents apart. “They removed her top…. Only her jeans were intact,” Aziz Ali told The Telegraph, listing each layer of clothing that he said was removed. Ali was in the same car last... Read more
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Business Insider
18th century Scotland had a radical system for paying for college — one that Adam Smith wrote about in 'The Wealth of Nations'walls may seem to make this discussion distinctively modern, parts of today’s c
18th century Scotland had a radical system for paying for college — one that Adam Smith wrote about in 'The Wealth of Nations'
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
walls may seem to make this discussion distinctively modern, parts of today’s college-cost dilemma are recognizable, in fact, in an 18th-century debate about how best to finance a university’s operations. It was so important that Adam Smith took... Read more
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Nottingham Post
LGBT History Month: Nottinghamshire child, 5, transitioning from boy to girlteachers on a range of equality issues which includes providing appropriate adv
LGBT History Month: Nottinghamshire child, 5, transitioning from boy to girl
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
teachers on a range of equality issues which includes providing appropriate advice and guidance. "Transgender is a characteristic protected by law and therefore head teachers across England continue to and are required to agree a clear plan to... Read more
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Salon.com
“Intelligent people know that the empire is on the downhill”: A veteran CIA agent spills the goods on the Deep State and our foreign policy nightmaresSeattle. I was rapt. What a lost pleasure it is in our indispensable nation to
“Intelligent people know that the empire is on the downhill”: A veteran CIA agent spills the goods on the Deep State and our foreign policy nightmares
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Seattle. I was rapt. What a lost pleasure it is in our indispensable nation to be in the presence of someone who thinks, acts and speaks out of conscience and conviction. Even better, these were precisely McGovern’s topics that day three years... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Colleges losing placement toolThe state is exploring alternative ways to determine whether students are ready
Colleges losing placement tool
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
The state is exploring alternative ways to determine whether students are ready for college courses. The focus comes as ACT Inc. phases out Compass, a college-placement exam that is used mostly to help place students in regular credit-bearing... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Senator Square: Carson High School students earn top honors at speech & debate tournamenta concert at 7 p.m. Friday. The Carson Senators are well represented with 28 mu
Senator Square: Carson High School students earn top honors at speech & debate tournament
Nevada Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
a concert at 7 p.m. Friday. The Carson Senators are well represented with 28 musicians. On March 1, all juniors take the ACT, which is now a graduation requirement. Accepted by all four-year colleges and universities in the United States and all... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
An American’s JourneyFioravanti and his children went through in this small upstate town in the earl
An American’s Journey
The Leader-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Fioravanti and his children went through in this small upstate town in the early 20th century. Through his colorful characters and vivid descriptions, Fioravanti explores the lives of his Sicilian ancestors during an era when stereotyping of... Read more
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Salon.com
College is still for white people: Our universities have become a hostile place for African-Americansthose wonderful large envelopes, the ones with the beautifully written acceptan
College is still for white people: Our universities have become a hostile place for African-Americans
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
those wonderful large envelopes, the ones with the beautifully written acceptance letters from a predominately white university saying. “Congratulations!,” little do they know that despite the brochure showing smiling, happy multicultural... Read more
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CNBC
China wants more male teacher to make boys menIn Zhengzhou, a city on the Yellow River, schools have asked boys to sign petit
China wants more male teacher to make boys men
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
In Zhengzhou, a city on the Yellow River, schools have asked boys to sign petitions pledging to act like "real men." In Shanghai, principals are trying boys-only classes with courses like martial arts, computer repair and physics. In Hangzhou, in... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See Itfrom joining the lexicon of everyday life. Puts it in perspective, doesn’t it?
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
from joining the lexicon of everyday life. Puts it in perspective, doesn’t it? Selinger playing any card he can It is an act of dominance or desperation. In either case, Greg Selinger’s flirtation with new taxation for some Manitobans will have... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
El Paso joins statewide effort to teach hands-only CPREl Paso, Texas — Students with the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
El Paso joins statewide effort to teach hands-only CPR
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
El Paso, Texas — Students with the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (TTUHSC) are joining a statewide effort to teach the attendees how to preform hands-only CPR, while simultaneously breaking a world... Read more
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The News & Observer
Lower tuition may be coming to some UNC campusesreductions at other small campuses may be on the table. According to one versi
Lower tuition may be coming to some UNC campuses
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
reductions at other small campuses may be on the table. According to one version of the “Access to Affordable Education Act,” the bill’s sponsor would be Senate leader Phil Berger, an Eden Republican. Under the plan, tuition would be lowered to... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Vermont Senate moves closer to vote on legalizing marijuanait's not yet clear that it will, the House or Representatives will have enough
Vermont Senate moves closer to vote on legalizing marijuana
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 5 days ago
it's not yet clear that it will, the House or Representatives will have enough time left in the 2016 Legislative session to act. Gov. Peter Shumlin supports the proposal. But key elements of the bill are still taking shape, including a proposed... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Wanted: More local college signingsduring National Signing Day. Those players were Central Lafourche defensive bac
Wanted: More local college signings
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
during National Signing Day. Those players were Central Lafourche defensive back Anfernee Poindexter (Nicholls State University), E.D. White Catholic offensive lineman Alec Naquin (Nicholls), H.L. Bourgeois linebacker Tevyn Johnson... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Wanted: More local college signingsduring National Signing Day. Those players were Central Lafourche defensive bac
Wanted: More local college signings
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
during National Signing Day. Those players were Central Lafourche defensive back Anfernee Poindexter (Nicholls State University), E.D. White Catholic offensive lineman Alec Naquin (Nicholls), H.L. Bourgeois linebacker Tevyn Johnson... Read more
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