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The liberal “big church” is now an interreligious dialogue

Today’s liberal infatuation with legislation and government spending to solve the world’s problems is neither liberal nor conservative. Morrison likes to call his government simply “pragmatic”. Leaving aside the nature of the liberals’ political philosophy, or at least if they still have one, there is the question of the party as a “broad church”, which […]

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The Youth Office is accepting applications for funding for sports and educational programs for young people

May 11, 2022 OSWEGO COUNTY – The City of Oswego and County Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for funding for programs that provide sports and fitness activities to youth in the county. Up to $9,458 is available through the Oswego County Youth Bureau and the New York State Office of Child and Family Services […]

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A Muslim “bridge builder” has started interfaith work in his basement. Now it has programs on hundreds of campuses. – Chicago Tribune

Eboo Patel began his efforts to bring people of different faiths together for dialogue and service projects in a basement office on the northwest side. He kept his day job and piloted a practical Chrysler Cirrus sedan through the streets of Chicago, bringing high school students to meetings where they engaged in heated discussions and […]

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Ambleside School in San Angelo closes

SAN ANGELO, TX — Ambleside School in San Angelo is closing, principals told parents in a letter Monday. Ambleside Council was unable to overcome a funding shortfall of $200,000, the letter says. The directors of Ambleside organize fundraisers throughout the year to finance the school. The last hope, according to the letter, was San Angelo […]

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STEM Grants Awarded to 3 Robertson Co.

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (WTVF) – Three schools in Robertson County have received STEM grants to develop science, technology, engineering and math education projects to spark student interest in future careers in these areas. The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and Bicentennial Volunteers, Inc. (BVI), an organization of TVA retirees, awarded the grants to the three schools, chosen […]

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Pocono Mountain West’s Christian Fermin Makes History With His Latest Award – The Morning Call

Christian Fermin has carved out a place among the best male basketball players in the history of Pocono Mountain West High School and Monroe County. Not that he needs another accolade to enhance his legacy, but Fermin received another honor on Sunday when the Pennsylvania sportswriters unveiled the Class 6A all-state team and the VCU […]

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Mt. Pisgah to restart homeschool program

May 7 – After being suspended for two years during the COVID pandemic, Mt. Pisgah Baptist Academy is restarting its Homeschool Extension Program for the 2022-2023 school year. Mt. Pisgah Baptist Academy is a full-time Christian academy that runs grades K-4 through 12 and uses the Accelerated Christian Education curriculum. Mt. Pisgah describes his program […]

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Hillsdale College Hosts 170th Annual Commencement Ceremony and Hosts Keynote Speaker Jordan B. Peterson

The annual ceremony recognized top university graduates, outstanding seniors, retired professors, professor of the year Matthew Gaetano and entrepreneur Bill Atherton HILLSDALE, Mich., May 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hillsdale College celebrated its 170th launch on Saturday May 7. The College has held this ceremony every year since 1860. Jordan B. Petersonauthor, clinical psychologist and professor […]

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WNY schools will receive nearly $200 million in funding

Schools in Western New York are getting more funding thanks to Governor Kathy Hochul’s 2022-23 state budget. More than $169 million is expected to be spent on area schools. The money will help expand universal pre-K classes and help create 1,300 new pre-K slots locally. “Over the past two years, nearly every aspect of life […]

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LCU signs articulation agreement with CLTCC for new 4-year degree

PINEVILLE, La. (LCU) – Louisiana Christian University signed an articulation agreement Friday, May 6, 2022, with Central Louisiana Technical Community College for a new Bachelor of Applied Science degree. LCU President Dr. Rick Brewer and CLTCC Chancellor Jimmy Sawtelle signed the agreement, creating a pathway for CLTCC graduates to attend LCU to complete their final […]

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Manhattan Beach voters to weigh 12-year package tax to benefit schools – Daily Breeze

Manhattan Beach has long asked landowners for money to supplement funding for its high-performing public schools. And voters in the wealthy community have always said yes. Since 1995, voters have opposed a parcel tax increase only once — a failed 2003 initiative for $108 per package for five years. But in the June 7 election, […]

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From New Jersey to Italy and back

Participants in the Spring 2022 Study Abroad Experience of Catholic Studies, Foundations of Christian Culture – Italy, returned from their trip a month ago and settled in to successfully complete the semester. However, their time with them in Italy is still very present. Back in New Jersey on March 14, the students have had time […]

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The Learning Village is coming to North Brisbane

Genesis Christian College recently opened The Learning Village, which includes the complete renovation of the 2nd and 3rd year classrooms. The new district is intended to amplify the delivery of a high-quality curriculum in modern specialist facilities. The learning village consists of eight new general learning areas (classrooms), each with its own color scheme. In […]

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I repaid my loans. As a Christian, I still hope Biden forgives you

Growing up in the conservative Church of the Nazarene, there is a litany of hymns that I will never forget. Some anthems are bangers, but my least favorite anthem is “Jesus Paid it All” written by Elvina M. Hall. If you’re unfamiliar, the chorus goes, “Jesus paid for it all, I owe him everything.” What […]

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Long Beach Assemblyman O’Donnell backs 15% increase in school support – Press Telegram

A 15% increase in what the state gives to K-12 schools each year has the support of State Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell, D-Long Beach, who chairs the education committee of this branch of legislation. This hike is the crux of the Assembly Bill of 1948, a bill drafted by Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco. After it […]

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Readers talk about the issues of the day – Chicago Tribune

What is Quickly? This is where readers speak out on the issues of the day. Do you have a quote, a question or a quip? Quickly call 312-222-2426 or email [email protected] It’s great that Indiana State Rep. Ed Soliday is so concerned about how inflation has eroded the ability of our gas tax to meet […]

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Critical Race Theory Curriculum in K-12 Schools is Going ‘Horribly Wrong’, Teachers Say

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Critical race theory has its origins in the family of critical studies and seeks to promote what its adherents see as a pervasive and inescapable racist legacy in the American legal system. The theory was introduced to children in K-12 schools and teaches them that America is […]

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If student loans are forgiven, where is my refund?

President Biden has told members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus that he is considering forgiving student loans entirely, CBS News reported on April 26, 2022. Previously, the president indicated that he would support the cancellation of up to $10,000 in student loans for each borrower. Former President Ronald Reagan once joked that there are only […]

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Morenci schools ask for the renewal of the operating mile in the ballot of May 3

MORENCI – Voters in the Morenci Area Schools District are being asked to renew the district’s non-family operating mileage. The renewal of 18 mills is on the ballot on Tuesday, May 3. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Morenci City Hall, 118 Orchard St. The 18 mills are levied on […]

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Colorado Springs Christian Schools Celebrate 50 Years | Way of life

In 1966, five men began discussing and praying about the need for a local Christian school. Five years later, their dream came true when Colorado Springs Christian School opened in Temple Baptist Church, which later became Pulpit Rock Church. Tuition was $40 per month. Now celebrating its 50th anniversary, CSCS has seen over 10,000 students […]

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Missoula students from Valley Christian School prepare care packages for troops

MISSOULA — During their Day of Service event, the students of Valley Christian School in Missoula united their hands and hearts to serve those who serve us. “It’s the touch at home knowing someone is thinking of you,” said volunteer Ryan McMillion. McMillion said the stuffing boxes with K-12 students at Valley Christian School aren’t […]

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How much are some suburban school districts getting in new state funding

Several suburban school districts will receive part of $87 million in additional school funding due to a coding error in the state funding formula that incorrectly routed money to Chicago public schools. School district administrators say they welcome the extra money, though some acknowledge their share won’t be large enough to overcome state funding issues […]

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After firing Tim Heaphy as UVA attorney in January, AG Miyares appoints as his replacement Cliff Iler, who staged a “remarkable event” with the Iran-Contra-Scandal Figure, the former chairman of the NRA, Oliver North

Recall that in January, Virginia’s new attorney general, right-wing Republican Jason Miyares, summarily fired UVA college attorney Tim Heaphy, who “had been on leave from the University as the special committee’s chief investigating counsel on January 6. offensive on the United States Capitol. As former Democratic National Committee spokesman and Virginia resident Greg Greene (@ggreeneva) […]

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The lecturer constantly praises the online program

Slideshows and replays of the Wednesday morning and Wednesday afternoon ceremonies. GCU News Desk Breana Leethe student speaker at the Wednesday morning Spring Commencement ceremony at Grand Canyon University, began by saying, “My words won’t do justice to my incredible experience at GCU.” You could have fooled his audience, especially his fellow graduates. Breana […]

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School Safety Today: ESSER Refresher and New School Funding Opportunities

Dr. Paula Love, Founder of RFP Match, joined Tyler Kern for an encore on ESSER (Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief) to talk about the latest funding available to help schools. There were lots of updates and opportunities to share. Since the pandemic, several different COVID relief acts and programs have provided much needed funds […]

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Lawsuit claims Liberty University mishandled sexual assaults

Placeholder while loading article actions At a time when Liberty University is already under scrutiny for its handling of sexual assault reports, a former student has come forward alleging the school failed to investigate her rape complaint — and got revenge on her for reporting it. The lawsuit claims the school has a history of […]

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“Paradise Lost” and fruitful learning in contradiction

Using critical thinking skills to find the truth is a key aspect of DU education. Photo by Emma Powers. I have a lot of disagreements with “Paradise Lost,” despite my pleasure. As a woman, I found him demeaning in his treatment of Eve. As a Catholic, I believe Milton’s beliefs are incorrect. Still, “Lost paradise” […]

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Arts and Music Education Fundraising Campaign Launched – Daily Bulletin

Kevin Frazier is the MC for the event announcing the “Vote Arts and Minds” ballot measure kick-off campaign at Hamilton High School in Los Angeles on Tuesday, April 26, 2022. (Photo by Axel Koester, Contributing Photographer) Supporters of the public school arts and music ballot measure, including Austin Beutner, event MC Kevin Frazier, as well […]

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Next Chancellor of St. Pete expected to be selected soon by search committee – The Oracle

The Regional Chancellor Search Committee met to narrow down candidates for the position of Regional Chancellor for the St. Pete Campus on April 25. SPECIAL FOR ORACLE/MICROSOFT TEAMS The search for St. Pete’s next regional chancellor was condensed from 17 to nine finalists in a meeting conducted between executive search firm SP&A and the campus’ […]

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Colorado students will have access to their transcripts and diplomas, even if they haven’t paid their tuition and other debts

Karly Schwab, who testified at a hearing for HB22-1049, said her parents’ bankruptcy derailed her studies at CU Boulder by causing her loans to be cut off. She continued classes for a semester, but was forced to drop out due to $7,000 in school. She then missed her chance to put a repayment plan in […]

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The schools study has been revised to show that poor children in Pennsylvania are getting less

Researchers acknowledged on Monday that an analysis used by Pennsylvania officials to argue that the state funding system is not hurting poor students was flawed — and the revised version comes to the opposite conclusion. The Urban Institute has updated a national study school funding models to determine how it accounted for funds provided to […]

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St Lawrence College in Ramsgate withdraws support for charity Samaritan’s Purse after parent complains about Christian beliefs

An independent school in Ramsgate has been criticized for severing ties with a Christian charity after a parent complained about its beliefs about marriage. St Lawrence College has been working with the Samaritan’s Purse for a year, participating in its ‘Operation Christmas Child’ project which sends supplies to vulnerable children overseas. St. Lawrence College However, […]

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Bengaluru school asks students to carry Bible daily, right-wing term ‘violation of Articles 25, 30’ order

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing controversy in Karnataka over the introduction of the Bhagavad Gita into the school curriculum, one of the schools in the capital city of Bengaluru has made it compulsory for students to carry the Bible to institute. According to a report, Bangalore Clarence High School has also taken a pledge from […]

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Today in History: April 24, Hostage Rescue Mission Fails

Today in History Today is Sunday, April 24, the 114th day of 2022. There are 251 days left in the… Today in History Today is Sunday, April 24, the 114th day of 2022. There are 251 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in the story: On April 24, 1962, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology […]

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Newton Mayor Proposes Budget and Funding Increase to Schools and Municipalities for Fiscal Year 2023

April 23, 2022 Updated on April 23, 2022 at 9:16 a.m. Newton Mayor Ruthanne Fuller presented Newton’s fiscal year 2023 budget proposal, which increases city spending on schools and city services, to Newton City Council on Tuesday. The operating budget of $480 million, which runs from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023, is up […]

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Two UP College students named to Benson task force

38624888 – Abstract horizontal banners Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson today announced the 25 students selected to serve on the Michigan Department of State’s College Student Advisory Task Force. Over the next year, the task force will meet to determine and implement recommendations to improve voter education and youth engagement on Michigan college and […]

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Lee’s Imago Dei Presents at CCCU Texas Conference

Imago Dei representatives from Lee University presented earlier this semester at the three-day Council for Christian Colleges & Universities International Forum 2022 in Dallas, Texas. Imago Dei is a movement started in 2020 by a group of Lee students who are dedicated to starting conversations about social justice issues and recognizing the image of God […]

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Texas Rep.’s District 22 candidates debate public education

Two Democratic candidates vying to become the new state representative for District 22 have different ideas about how to approach public education and its funding. Candidates Christian Manuel Hayes, of Port Arthur, and Joseph Trahan, of Beaumont, included public education among their top three goals, if elected, during a debate Thursday at the Southeast Texas […]

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Palm Beach County teachers set to get pay raise and $1,500 bonus

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — Public school teachers in Palm Beach County will soon be taking home more money on their paychecks. School board members on Wednesday approved up to a 3.5% raise for teachers, based on their efficiency rating, as well as a $1,500 bonus, calling it the best offer in the state. But […]

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Opening of an independent Christian school in August

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – There is a new independent school opening in Wichita. Some call it an alternative to public and private education. The founder of “Freedom Preparatory” told KSN that they have already enrolled about 60 students for the next school year and plan to have between 100 and 150 students for the inaugural […]

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Yadkin candidates speak at a forum

School board candidates Barry Cole, Sam Crews, Tim Parks and Tim Weatherman speak at a candidates’ forum hosted by the Yadkin County Chamber of Commerce. Candidates in the upcoming Yadkin County elections for commissioner, board of education and sheriff participated in an information forum hosted by the Yadkin County Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday. House […]

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Juried Student Art Exhibit Returns to St. Cloud State

ST. CLOUD — After a three-year hiatus, the 56th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition has returned to St. Cloud State University. Pierre Happel-Christianart professor and director of the Kiehle Art Gallery, says more than 80 students submitted work for the exhibition in hopes of winning scholarships, prizes and the chance to have their work purchased […]

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SC Dept. of Ed commits $14.5 million to expand summer after-school programs

COLUMBIA, SC (WCBD) — The South Carolina Department of Education is spending $14.5 million to expand summer and afterschool programs. As part of a partnership with the South Carolina Afterschool Alliance, the department announced Tuesday that it will provide up to $14.5 million in Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Funding (ESSER) to expand programs summer […]

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Religion and Politics in Ohio: How Religious Leaders Comply with IRS Rules on Campaigns at Places of Worship

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Many Ohio political candidates are touting pastors, reverends and other religious figures across the state this year. Securing the support of religious leaders in political campaigns can be very important, not only to bolster the legitimacy of candidate campaigns, but because of the influence these leaders wield among their congregations. This can […]

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UofA Expert Writes Comics to Teach Kids Chemistry

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — After seeing inequities in science education throughout her 25-year teaching career, University of Arizona chemistry professor Colleen Kelley is taking a new approach to solve the problem. She writes comics to help children better understand the fundamentals of chemistry and to reframe the field as something accessible to everyone. About half […]

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$60,000 in Funding for Classroom Projects Donated to Orlando Area Schools – WFTV

ORLANDO, Fla. — The college football season is moving from the field to the classroom. READ: Orange County 911 dispatchers spotlighted for lifesaving work they do The College Football Playoff Foundation and Florida Citrus Sports have partnered with Donors Choose to fund classroom projects worth $60,000. Thirty-eight Orlando-area schools are receiving the funding. Photos: $60,000 […]

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Best Graduate Business Schools in Metro Detroit 2022

Devos Graduate School, Northwood University, Midland // Photo by Phil Cole Baker Center for Graduate Studies – Auburn Hills | PrivateGraduate Programs: MBA in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Intelligence, Finance, Health Care Management, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Leadership Studies.baker.edu; 855-487-7888 Cleary University- Detroit and Howell | PrivateGraduate Programs: MBA and MS degrees are […]

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CRT: School and Comfort Lies – An Old Battle Continues

This is Mike Strong, at Hays, for HPPR. The graphic history book is “March” by John Lewis, in a set of three books, in trilogy form. The inspiration for creating John Lewis’s “March” as a graphic book trilogy was a 1957 comic strip about Martin Luther King. That same year, 1957, the State of Virginia […]

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Student Opinion: Extending student loan repayments should lead to their disappearance

via Getty Images By: Ariana Ceballos For years, educators and family members have told children that higher education leads to a successful life. This statement ignores the fact that it takes money to get a higher education. Many students take out federal and private loans to pay for their college education, and it’s these same […]

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Klobuchar and Smith Secure Major Federal Funding to Expand College Access for Native American and Alaska Native Students

Funding will expand Saint Paul College program designed to support the academic and social success of Native American and Alaska Native students WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tina Smith (D-MN) have secured $500,000 in federal funding to expand a program at Saint Paul College focused on providing academic and social support to […]

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Ghana: CAC Youth Ministry launches “The General” to help grow the Church

The National Youth Ministry of Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) International has launched “The Generals”, a group of young men and women committed to contributing funds to support church projects and activities across the country . Delivering the keynote address at the launch in Accra on Saturday, CAC General Secretary Apostle Samuel Amponsah-Frimpong said the initiative […]

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RPPS Seniors Achieve Milestones in National Merit Scholarship Program

Kirsten Kuper Three high school students from Rio Rancho Public Schools have reached an important milestone in the selection process for the National Merit Scholarship Program: Rebecca Pelowitz and Rebecca Skousen of Rio Rancho High School, and Kristen Kuper of Cleveland High. The National Merit Scholarship Program is an academic competition in which approximately 1.5 […]

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Maryland Delegation Announces More Than $3 Million in Pandemic Reimbursement Funds to Montgomery County Public Schools | Press Releases

Maryland Delegation Announces More Than $3 Million in Pandemic Reimbursement Funds to Montgomery County Public Schools | Press Releases | Congressman Jamie Raskin […]

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Shekinah will present “Annie Jr.” and art exhibition on April 22 and 23

Photo Messenger by Kristy ZurbrickPlaying orphans in the Shekinah Christian School production of “Annie Jr.” are: (left to right) Eleyna Beachy, Cara Dobey, Elaina Kosik, Allison Beachy, Grace Giddens (as Annie), Jackie Yoder, Norah Entzminger and Lindsey Cooley. Absent from the photo: AnaSophia Schrader. (Published April 11, 2022) By Kristy Zurbrick, Editor Shekinah Christian School […]

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Hillsdale College plans to open charter schools to fight gender and race lessons

Governor Bill Lee (pictured) said he viewed the expansion of the new charter school as part of an effort to develop what he called an ‘informed patriotism’ among Tennessee students The governor of Tennessee has invited a private conservative college to open 50 charter schools whose anti-revival curriculum will teach students that America is “an […]

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Maui Jobs: Featured Positions for the Week of April 2-9

Maui Now’s featured jobs for the week of April 2-9, 2022. Add your job posting. Various FOH & BOH positions, Star Noodle The description: Star Noodle is currently recruiting for a number of positions including Expo/Food Runner, Lead Host, Line Cook, Prep Cook and Restaurant Manager. We’re offering a $1,000 signing bonus for all full-time […]

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Investing in Iowa Public Schools

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds arrives to deliver his statehood address January 12 before a joint session of the Iowa Legislature at the Des Moines Capitol. In that speech, Reynolds proposed private scholarships and other changes that could impact public school funding. (Charlie Neibergall/Associated Press) Lawmakers should reject state-funded scholarships for private schools The Republican-controlled Iowa […]

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Robbie King | Obituaries | madisoncourier.com

Pastor Robert J. “Robby” King, 67, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at Norton King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison. He was born on September 13, 1954 in Danville, Indiana, to Ronald and Rosemary Stackhouse King. As a youth, he attended and was a member of the Hanging Rock Christian Assembly in West Lebanon, […]

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Jefferson County Sheriff, Academy Graduate K9 Lafferty Honors Retired Sheriff’s Legacy | WWTI

WATERTOWN, NY (WWTI) – The Jefferson County law enforcement community welcomes its newest four-legged member. A graduation celebration was held outside the Jefferson County Public Safety Building on April 8. This event honored not only new recruits, but also the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office’s newest K9, named K9 Lafferty. New K9 honors the legacy of […]

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Bill would shift burden of school funding from businesses to homeowners: The Wake Up for Friday, April 8, 2022

Subscribe to Alarm Clock, cleveland.comThe free morning newsletter from , delivered to your inbox weekdays at 5:30 a.m. Unfortunately, gloomy weather conditions are expected for much of the weekend. Showers and thunderstorms are likely today, with highs in the upper 40s. Saturday will start with a mix of rain and snow, changing to full rain. […]

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The Mayor of Northumberland presents the proclamation to the Northumberland Christian School basketball team

April 7 – NORTHUMBERLAND – Student-athletes from Northumberland Christian School’s Lady Warriors basketball team said they were surprised when the borough mayor honored them on Wednesday. Northumberland Borough Mayor Dan Berard stopped by the school on Wednesday to deliver a proclamation to the entire student body, declaring Wednesday to be Lady Warriors basketball team day. […]

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Omnibus bill addresses Missouri teacher recruitment and retention

Missouri’s curriculum additions and teacher recruitment and retention efforts took center stage Tuesday at the Missouri House Committee on Elementary-Secondary Education meeting. Rep. Chuck Basye, R-Rocheport, introduced his bill, HB 1933, which would require the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to provide a “civil rights era” curriculum that addresses the Armenian Genocide, the Holocaust […]

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Spending on school resources frozen at 2016 levels – BESA

Spending on teaching aids and equipment is frozen below 2015-2016 levels as schools face mounting financial pressures, according to data seen by Your. Spending on these resources will be on average £55 per primary pupil and £49 per secondary pupil in 2022-23, around 25% less than in 2015-16, according to data collected by the British […]

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I am one of 43 million Americans in student debt

On Tuesday, President Joe Biden announced he would extend the student debt moratorium until August 31. That extends a pandemic-era policy that allowed more than 43 million Americans who owe $1.6 trillion in student debt to defer payments. I am one of those 43 million. When I started college at Seattle Pacific University in 1998, […]

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Centerpoint Church Makes an Impact by Dr. G (Dr. Luis S González)

By Dr. G (Dr. Luis S González) Community Writer 04/05/2022 at 16:19 When we talk about community programs, it’s hard to beat the scope and variety of classes offered at Centerpoint Church on Wednesday nights. Located at the corner of F Street and Seventh Street, this downtown church, under the direction of Jesus Christ and […]

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Professorship in Theology or Ministry – Heritage Christian University

Heritage Christian University in Florence, Alabama invites applications for a Faculty of Theology or Rank Ministry position open July 1, 2022. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong communication skills, a desire to lead academic and spiritual formation of graduate and undergraduate students, and an interest in active participation within the HCU academic community. Applicants must […]

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Chelmsford officials discuss importance of ARPA funding

CHELMSFORD — U.S. Representative Lori Trahan visited Parker Middle School on Monday to discuss the more than $800,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funding that Chelmsford Public Schools has received to help students access the online learning during the pandemic. The district received a total of $815,130 from the Federal Communications Commission’s Emergency Connectivity Fund […]

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DONALD LAING Obituary (2022) – Toronto Star

LAING, DONALD WILLIAM The Reverend Dr. Donald William Laing, passed away quietly, in Toronto, on March 29, 2022, at the age of 88. He was predeceased by his parents, his 51-year-old first wife Margaret (née Sloan) and his sister Gaynor Nelson. Don is survived by his beloved wife Judith Jones and their children: Robert Laing, […]

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What Should You Know About Emergency Cash Loans?

If you’ve been struggling to put the money aside in your savings account an unexpected expense can create a huge amount of anxiety. In the event of an emergency, it is possible to obtain an emergency loan from an individual lender, a cash advance lender, or your credit company. Before you make a decision, however, think […]

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More than 500 companies have withdrawn from Russia, but some remain

3M suspend operations in Russia Abrdn suspend investment in Russia and reduce exposure Adidas suspend operations in Russia Adobe suspend all sales in Russia ADP suspend new sales/services to Russia Airbus suspend the supply of parts to Aeroflot Akamai suspend sales in Russia Akin Gump suspend operations in Russia Alphabet suspend all operations in Russia […]

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Going to the heart of education – the story of a great mentor

Sports fans will know coaches who produce players who become coaches themselves. Or political junkies can name pollies who inspired the next generation. The same goes for school leaders. The proof is in the life of Rod West: and the affluent headmasters whom the head of Sydney’s Trinity Grammar trained. In the Shakespearean sense, I […]

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Alabama’s experience captures the promise and peril of ‘independent’ Catholic schools

NEW YORK — Faced with a perilous financial situation and plummeting enrollment, the historic Heart of Mary Catholic School in the Archdiocese of Mobile, Alabama, looked likely to close at the end of the school year until what the former students convince the archbishop otherwise. The caveat: they were to fund and run the school, […]

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Ask Chuck: Should I retire with a mortgage?

By Chuck BentleyCP Guest Contributor | Friday 01 April 2022 Dear Chuck, Is it wrong to take out a mortgage in retirement? We are both getting ready to retire, but we have 20 years left on our mortgage. Senior Mortgage Concerns Getty Images Dear Senior Mortgage Concerns, My general response is to recommend that you […]

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How investors can deal with the bond market downturn

Look at it this way. The Fed has already told us that it expects the federal funds rate to exceed 2.25% within the next year or two. Thus, the yield on two-year Treasury bills has more than tripled since December 31, rising from 0.73% to around 2.45%. Because prices move in the opposite direction to […]

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Winona Christian announces new AD, coach

The Winona Christian Stars welcome changes to the school’s athletic department. Following the resignation of former athletic director and head football coach Junior Graham, Nick Mumme was appointed as athletic director and Ken Chandler returned as head football coach. Mumme, 29, who has worked as a physical education teacher and coached the Stars’ varsity boys […]

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Ravenna schools will get funds from the sale of the former high school property

Once the sale of the former Ravenna High School property to the city is finalized, the Ravenna School District will have funds available to improve its existing buildings. Two weeks ago, Ravenna City Council confirmed that the city planned to purchase the five-acre property at East Main and Clinton streets, the site where Ravenna High […]

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India’s Supreme Court rejects petition calling for surveillance of Christian missionaries

MUMBAI, India – Christians in India are breathing a sigh of relief after the country’s Supreme Court rejected a petition by Hindu Dharma Parishad (HDP) seeking the establishment of a council to oversee the activities of Christian missionaries. The Hindu nationalist group claimed that “anti-social and anti-national elements” were forcibly converting people from Hinduism to […]

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GenEd welcomes 2,022 scholarship teachers

GenEd and AGMI Partners: Roxanne Makasdjian (Executive Director GenEd), Seda Aghamianz (Admin GenEd), Regina Galustyan (Researcher), Harutyun Marutyan (Director AGMI), Sara Cohan (Director of Education GenEd), Edita Gzoyan (Deputy Scientific Director AGMI) SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—After a rigorous selection process, a group of highly qualified high school educators from 14 U.S. states have been selected for […]

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Cultists kill 19-year-old student in Seme

The National Drug Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said two drug traffickers excreted a total of 165 cocaine wrappers after their arrest at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) in Abuja.The Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, Mr. Femi Babafemi, said so in a statement yesterday in Abuja.Babafemi, who named the suspects Elvis Iro, 53, and Uwaezuoke Christian, 42, […]

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Alaska House budget committee approves millions for oil and gas drillers

The chambers of the Alaska House Finance Committee are seen Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at the Alaska State Capitol in Juneau. (James Brooks/DNA) JUNEAU — With high oil prices expected to bring billions of dollars in additional revenue to the Alaska state government, members of the House Finance Committee voted last week to spend $532 […]

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Pride week is illegal as Christian nationalist flames roar across the country

By James Finn | DETROIT — I’m not writing today about Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton threatening an Austin school district, telling them (absurdly) that their Pride Week celebrations violate Texas law, even though Paxton inspired me to write. If you want details, see the Washington Post or the Los Angeles Blade to learn how […]

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Vocational training | News, Sports, Jobs

Photos sent Rachel, a student at Highland Adventist School, is an intern at Roy’s RV Supercenter in Elkins. Alexa, a student at Highland Adventist School, laughs with the youngsters while attending an HAS class during her internship. Hunter, a student at Highland Adventist School, works during his […]

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Sununu Calls for Extension of COVID-19 Testing Program at School | New Hampshire News

CONCORD, NH (AP) — New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu is asking the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to extend a program that funds COVID-19 testing in schools. The school of epidemiology and laboratory capacity reopening program is scheduled to end in July. COVID-19 cases have plunged nationwide. Sununu is calling for a one-year extension […]

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NSU and Cenla Schools Partner with City of Alexandria to Host College Ready Expo on March 25

The following was communicated to us by NSU: NATCHITOCHES, La. – Northwestern State University, Louisiana State University of Alexandria, Central Louisiana Technical Community College, Louisiana Christian University and the City of Alexandria will present Rock Your Future College Ready Expo beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, March 25, corner of Third and Murray Streets under the […]

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Calendar of Upcoming Community Events – Lake County Record-Bee

LAKEPORT KCA Hosts 15th Annual Lake County Renaissance Fair The Konocti Christian Academy of Lake County is preparing to hold its 15th Annual Lake County Renaissance Faire fundraiser at the Lake County Fairgrounds on May 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event travels back in time to the Renaissance era with costumes, drama, […]

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School funding: the arts are important too

Re: “More counsellors, nurses for WA schools after legislature increases funding” [March 16, Education]: I am a parent of a Seattle Public Schools fourth grade student and I am also a clinical child psychologist specializing in the social and emotional well-being of our children. Due to funding cuts, SPS plans to significantly reduce the multi-arts […]

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For-profit school owners must pay if colleges close, Education Department says

The Department of Education said it would hold companies that own some private colleges financially responsible for losses to taxpayers if their schools cheated students or closed abruptly. “If a company owns, controls or profits from a college, it should also be liable if the institution fails students,” James Kvaal, the department’s undersecretary, said Wednesday. […]

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Pandemic leads Bangladeshi Pentecostal Christian to Catholic Church

Native Christians attend different churches, but many turn to the Catholic faith impressed by its spiritual accompaniment Kaushik Hembrom lost his job as a computer operator at an insurance company in the city of Bogura in northern Bangladesh due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The 35-year-old Pentecostal Christian was forced to return to his native village […]

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Sydney Academy of Arts is soliciting donations for the Visiting Artists Fund

SIDNEY – Maine Arts Academy is seeking donations to establish a fund to attract visiting artists to its school community. The academy aims to establish a fund of $5,000 for the 2022-23 school year. Community donations will be used as matching funds to attract additional grants, according to a press release from the academy. The […]

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PMC offers $10,000 bonus to respiratory therapy students

JOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) – Pikeville Medical Center is working with the Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) to provide a financial boost to respiratory therapy students. “This is a highly sought after position for Pikeville Medical Center and for all hospitals nationwide. COVID has really put the importance of respiratory therapists into perspective,” […]

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Bertrand Davis | Obituaries | West Virginia Times

Bertrand Davis (Bert) December 3, 1923 – March 12, 2022 Bertrand A. “Bert” Davis of Fort Wayne, Indiana, died in his sleep in the early morning hours of Monday, March 14, 2022. He was 98 years old. Bert graduated from high school in 1940 and completed two years of college before enlisting in the army […]

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The new Derby Life.Church store will open at the end of the month | Religion

Life.Church Derby (2801 N. Buckner St.) will welcome people through its doors for the first time this month, just weeks before Easter services. The third Life.Church location in the Wichita area, the first Life.Church Derby services will be held March 27 at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. “We love being part of this community, and […]

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Univ. of Washington plans new biotech workforce center in Bothell with $750,000 federal funding

The University of Washington Bothell. (U.W. Bothell Photo) Washington Bothell University has landed $750,000 in federal funding to support a new center focused on training the life sciences workforce. Funding is part of millions set aside for the state of washington in the giant federal appropriations bill signed Tuesday by President Joe Biden. The money […]

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Food service workers reach tentative agreement with Minneapolis public schools

Minneapolis public school food service workers reached a tentative agreement with the district on Thursday, averting a strike that would have started March 28, the school district said. The settlement comes on the eighth day of a walkout by Minneapolis educators. Four thousand teachers and educational support professionals remain on strike over salaries, class sizes […]

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Maine Voices: Maine Families Need Universal Pre-K

I moved to the Aroostook County community of Près Isle when I was three years old with my mother and sisters. While my mother started a new job and my sisters started in new schools, someone needed to take care of me. We didn’t have any friends or family in the area, so I participated […]

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Memphis State Eight member Marvis Kneeland Jones has died

Marvis LaVerne Kneeland Jones, one of the first black students to attend what is now the University of Memphis, has died. Jones died Sunday at the age of 81. She died of natural causes, according to family members. Jones was born in Chicago on February 1, 1941. She was less than a year old when […]

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Smyth Strong: Building spirit and momentum from the grassroots | Community

Stephanie Porter-Nichols | Smyth County News and Messenger There’s power in repetition, and three Smyth County women plan to repeat their message over and over until it takes hold. Their task is demanding. They face generations of beliefs that bigger and better jobs – jobs, lifestyles, hope – can be found elsewhere and, more simply, […]

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Governor Hochul Announces $2.5 Million Funding for School Mental Health Resource Center

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced the availability of $2.5 million over five years to create and support a Technical Assistance Center for mental health resources and training for schools. The center will support all public and private schools in New York State and help them deliver mental health education as part of K-12 health programs. […]

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Why fiat currency is bad

By jimmy songContributor | Monday, March 14, 2022 The Federal Reserve Headquarters in Washington, DC | Screenshot: Google Maps Fiat money is a cesspool of theft, cronyism and corruption. It is the escalator of wars, the source of wealth inequality, and the reason why seemingly everything today is politicized. Fiat money is an institution of […]

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CTE for me: helping the next generation of students

January 09, 2022 During the Christmas season, many people become nostalgic, remembering Christmases past, especially happy Christmases spent with family and friends or an unusual Christmas. This is especially true for those of us who are in our later years. Since our energy levels are lower, we spend more time sitting, remembering those happy times […]

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Shortchanged: Arizona schools will suffer, blame circulates as court kills K-12 funding

Published on March 12, 2022 at 4:07 p.m. Blake Morlock TucsonSentinel.com Long ago, in a Phoenix 100 miles away, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey decided that Arizona could no longer rank 49th in school spending. No, that was completely unacceptable. Hell, he was going to do something about it. In 2016, he got voters to approve […]

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New Berean Christian School aims to provide an alternative to public education | News, Sports, Jobs

News photo by Steve Schulwitz Mark Kuczma, spokesperson for the new Berean Christian School in Alpena, shows one of the banners for the school, which may open in the fall. The school’s goal is to provide an educational alternative to public education. ALPENA – Alpena parents looking for an alternative to Alpena’s public schools and […]

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Chip shots: false, true, a week in the life

Friday, March 11, 2022 7:21 PM Exactly a year ago this weekend, I was discussing how my column from the previous week had gotten the correct starting point for the DST weekend wrong. This year, I got something wrong that I posted last week…again.I read an “IHSAA Executive Meeting Minutes” article on […]

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Pennsylvania school fundraising lawsuit comes to an end

Responding to Commonwealth Needs In his closing argument, DeCesar pointed out that the education clause in the state constitution calls for an education system that is not only “comprehensive and effective” but “responsive to the needs of the Commonwealth.” “Education is not the Commonwealth’s only need,” he said. “The General Assembly has more duties” – […]

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DC Catholic schools drop mask mandate following lawsuit

By Ryan FoleyChristian Post reporter | Thursday, March 10, 2022 Unsplash/Georg Arthur Pflueger The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington dropped its mask mandate for Catholic school students after two parents sued District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser over an exception to the masking requirement for their children. Kelly Branaman, superintendent of schools for the archdiocese, […]

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Links: Yo-Yo Ma honors Ukraine; evangelical and Latino churches; the state of higher education

The great cellist of our time, Yo-Yo Ma, visited the Russian Embassy this week, pulled out his cello and played the hauntingly beautiful Ukrainian national anthem. WUSA9 has a short snippet of the performance, which is hard to hear over the din of traffic on Wisconsin Avenue. I was pleased to see that the section […]

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Aspiring politician who defends the youth

Elim Christian College student Maya McNeill, left, has been chosen to work alongside Pakuranga MP Simeon Brown, right, as the 2022 Electorate Youth MP. Times photo Chris Harrowell Maya McNeill takes her passion for debating big issues such as abortion and euthanasia with her family and friends all the way to Parliament. Pakuranga MP Simeon […]

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Very poor schools only get small boost in budget deal

During his presidential campaign, Joe Biden pledged to triple Title I funding. Last year, Biden aimed to achieve this by proposing to more than double the program, which sends extra money to very poor schools. Now it looks like schools will have to settle for a lot less. A bipartisan budget wrap unveiled early Wednesday […]

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Educational controversies have their own history

In 1974, I was a freshman law student when my father’s textbooks were “burned and banned” in Charleston, W. Va. No student has ever read a single page. It was part of the beginning of the culture war battle that continues to this day, over whether “American exceptionalism” is what we should be teaching our […]

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Randolph College Announces Appointment of 11th President

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — More than nine months after Randolph College President Bradley W. Bateman announced his intention to retire, the college has released the name of his replacement. According to Randolph College, Sue Ott Rowlands will bring a wealth of experience and background in teaching and administration when she assumes the role of president […]

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Key pandemic nutrition assistance looks set to end suddenly

The spat has been taking place behind the scenes in recent weeks as lawmakers try to cobble together a deal to avoid a federal shutdown, which is expected to happen after midnight Friday unless Congress acts. The tense process has sparked tough debates over which programs passed earlier in the pandemic — and how much, […]

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Griff Aldrich, a former lawyer, has Longwood in the NCAA Tournament

One of the people least surprised to see Aldrich’s behavior was his best friend from college, Utah coach Ryan Odom, who calls him “a nervous Nellie.” The story continues under the ad “It’s part of who he is,” Odom said by phone Sunday. “He is always ready. He always worries about something that is not […]

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Redwater Christian Nursery School set to open later this month

REDWATER, Texas — Maud United Methodist Church is merging with the former Redwater United Methodist Church to form a new preschool, Redwater Christian Preschool, which is expected to open before the end of March. The school should initially accommodate around 35 students. There will be a crèche and classes for children up to kindergarten, and […]

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Pro-Life Christians Urged to Keep Hope at ERLC Event | Baptist life

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) — Church and pro-life ministry leaders were encouraged at a Southern Baptist-sponsored event Thursday evening (March 3) not to tire at this stage of the near 50 years of legal abortion history in the United States. The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) organized “Stand for Life: Road to Roe50” at the […]

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‘These Are Our Children:’ Local School Districts Welcome Hundreds of Hartford Students Through Open Choice | Connecticut and area

Alisha Henderson, Hartford resident and U.S. Air Force veteran, is sending her 4-year-old daughter to Enfield’s STEAM Academy preschool through the state’s Open Choice program. “So far it’s been an amazing experience,” Henderson said, adding that “it feels like a partnership” with teachers and staff. Henderson’s daughter, Novella, started at the Stowe Learning Center academy […]

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Sean Burnett Named Senior Vice President of Integrated Marketing Communications and Chief Marketing Officer at Pepperdine University

Following an extensive national search, Sean Burnett has been named Senior Vice President of Integrated Marketing Communications and Chief Marketing Officer at Pepperdine University. Burnett will assume his new role in April 2022. “I look forward to Sean’s stewardship of Pepperdine’s brand and history and am energized by the knowledge and experience he brings from […]

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The fight against the “Maus” is part of a larger cultural battle in Tennessee

ATHENS, Tenn. — After the McMinn County School Board voted in January to drop “Maus,” a graphic novel about the Holocaust, from its eighth-grade curriculum, the community quickly found itself at the center of a national frenzy over book censorship. The book rose to the top of Amazon’s bestseller list. Its author, Art Spiegelman, compared […]