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NBC Chicago
Texas School District Switches to 4-Day WeekThe weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school district
Texas School District Switches to 4-Day Week
NBC Chicago / Posted 18 hours ago
The weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school district that's adopted a four-day week, a move seen as the first of its kind in this state since lawmakers gave schools greater leeway in setting their calendars. The upcoming... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Oflen adopts 4-day school weekDALLAS — The weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school
Oflen adopts 4-day school week
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
DALLAS — The weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school district that’s adopted a four-day week, a move seen as the first of its kind in this state since lawmakers gave schools greater leeway in setting their calendars. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Maine governor goes on attack in State of the State letterAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Lashing out at ‘‘socialists, career politicians and their
Maine governor goes on attack in State of the State letter
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Lashing out at ‘‘socialists, career politicians and their allies in the media,’’ Gov. Paul LePage on Monday used a State of the State letter to lawmakers to attack critics and lay out his proposals. LePage followed through on... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas School District Makes Switch To 4-Day School WeekDALLAS (AP) — The weekend will start a day early for children in a Texas school
Texas School District Makes Switch To 4-Day School Week
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
DALLAS (AP) — The weekend will start a day early for children in a Texas school district that’s adopted a four-day week, a move seen as the first of its kind in this state since lawmakers gave schools greater leeway in setting their calendars. The... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
West Texas school district makes switch to 4-day school weekDALLAS (AP) - The weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas s
West Texas school district makes switch to 4-day school week
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted yesterday
DALLAS (AP) - The weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school district that's adopted a four-day week, a move seen as the first of its kind in this state since lawmakers gave schools greater leeway in setting their... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas School District Switches to 4-Day WeekThe weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school district
Texas School District Switches to 4-Day Week
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
The weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school district that's adopted a four-day week, a move seen as the first of its kind in this state since lawmakers gave schools greater leeway in setting their calendars. The upcoming... Read more
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The Free Press
USM maintains stance on Gordon CollegeLast year was the first in decades that the University of Southern Maine did no
USM maintains stance on Gordon College
The Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Last year was the first in decades that the University of Southern Maine did not face Gordon College in some form of athletic competition. This year and for years to come will be the same, so long as Gordon maintains its discriminatory stance... Read more
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The Free Press
Hello from the Free Press!Thomas Fitzgerald, who goes by Tom, is the community editor for the University
Hello from the Free Press!
The Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Thomas Fitzgerald, who goes by Tom, is the community editor for the University of Southern Maine Free Press student newspaper. As a senior media and communications major, Tom is constantly working hard to achieve his goals in life. When he’s not... Read more
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The Free Press
USM Free Press Staff Bio: Nicholas BeauchesneNicholas Beauchesne, who goes by Nick, is the Sports Editor at the University o
USM Free Press Staff Bio: Nicholas Beauchesne
The Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Nicholas Beauchesne, who goes by Nick, is the Sports Editor at the University of Southern Maine Free Press student newspaper. As an English major with a double minor in history and public and professional writing, Nick keeps himself busy at all hours... Read more
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The Free Press
Men Defeat Beacons in OvertimeThe University of Southern Maine men’s basketball team won an overtime thriller
Men Defeat Beacons in Overtime
The Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
The University of Southern Maine men’s basketball team won an overtime thriller Wednesday night against the UMass Boston Beacons in a Little East Conference game that, even with a month left in the regular season, had serious postseason... Read more
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The Free Press
Workshop aims to dispel stereotypes around disabilitiesby Erica Jones/Free Press Staff Last Wednesday, the University of Southern Mai
Workshop aims to dispel stereotypes around disabilities
The Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
by Erica Jones/Free Press Staff Last Wednesday, the University of Southern Maine hosted an interactive workshop on disability education and disability ally work, “Moving Beyond Pity & Inspiration: Doing Disability Ally Work.” The workshop was... Read more
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The Free Press
Professor’s showcase vast knowledge in their field by publishing booksWhen we are young, our parents and teachers seem almost like machines. It seems
Professor’s showcase vast knowledge in their field by publishing books
The Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
When we are young, our parents and teachers seem almost like machines. It seems that the sole purpose of these magical beings is to tend to our various wants and needs. Of course, the reality is that these are people – fellow human beings with... Read more
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Daily Mail
UMass Boston bans smoking and tobacco on campusUMass Boston students, visitors, and staff will no longer be able to smoke outd
UMass Boston bans smoking and tobacco on campus
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
UMass Boston students, visitors, and staff will no longer be able to smoke outdoors thanks to campus-wide tobacco ban The ban was announced Tuesday and will be effective immediately Smoking was already banned inside the school's facilities Boston... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Recovering heroin user, lawmakers respond to Gov. LePage's commentsMembers of Maine's recovery community and state lawmakers reacted to comments m
Recovering heroin user, lawmakers respond to Gov. LePage's comments
WMTW Portland / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Maine's recovery community and state lawmakers reacted to comments made by Gov. Paul LePage that out-of-state drug dealers are impregnating "young white" girls. During a town hall meeting Wednesday, the governor said, "These are guys that... Read more

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