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Think Through Learning Announces Winning Schools of 6th Annual Idaho Math Cup

BOISE, Idaho /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Think Through Learning, authors of the award-winning Think Through Math (TTM), a web-based math instructional system for grades 3 through Geometry, announced today the winner of its 6th Annual Idaho Math Cup. A 5th grade classroom from Twin Lakes Elementary School in the Lakeland School District has been named the 2014 Idaho Math Cup Champion for solving more than 2.9 million complex math problems – more than any other participating class in just 33 days.

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Calif. Tuberculosis Risk Assessment Questionnaire replaces universal TB testing requirement for school employees

OAKLAND, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The California Tuberculosis Controllers Association (CTCA) announces, effective Jan. 1, 2015, Pre-K and K-12 public, private and parochial school employees, volunteers (with frequent and prolonged student contact) and contractors are required to get a tuberculosis (TB) test only when TB risk factors are identified.

TOPICS: California, Education, Government, Newsdesk
 
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Energy Optimizers, USA to improve energy efficiency at Rittman Schools in Ohio

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Ohio’s Rittman Exempted Village School District expects to save at least $15,000 on utility and related maintenance costs annually by partnering with Energy Optimizers, USA, to improve energy efficiency at its Board of Education building.

TOPICS: Education, Energy and Oil, Newsdesk, State: Ohio
 
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US Department of State

International Study in the U.S. and Abroad by U.S. Students Reaches New Record

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ NEWS: This year’s “Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange,” released November 17, 2014, on the occasion of the 15th annual celebration of International Education Week, reports that the number of international students at institutions of higher education in the United States increased by 8.1 percent to a record 886,052 students in […]

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Energy Optimizers, USA to help Ohio’s East Palestine Schools save nearly $60K annually on energy upgrades

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The East Palestine City School District in Ohio expects to save more than $56,500 annually by partnering with Energy Optimizers, USA, to improve energy efficiency at all three of its school buildings.

TOPICS: Education, Energy and Oil, Newsdesk, State: Ohio
 
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2014 Neotrope NonProfit PR Grant awarded to California Safe Schools, a Child Environmental Health Coalition

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: California Safe Schools (CSS) today announces it is one of 10 recipients for 2014 of Neotrope’s annual J.L. Simmons Non-Profit PR Grant award. With this commitment, Neotrope(R) will provide public relations and cause-marketing support to CSS over the next year to raise awareness around its programs and accomplishments.

TOPICS: Advertising, California, Education, News: Non-Profit Organization, Newsdesk
 
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Lea Walker’s Aeriform Arts Celebrates 3 Year Anniversary with ‘The Elements’ Event in Hollywood

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: It has been three years since busy television executive Lea Walker decided to moonlight as an aerial fitness studio owner. Her Aeriform Arts center has since literally taken off, with hundreds of students testing the conditioning feats of aerial hammocks, lyra, aerial yoga, hanging silks and pole dance.

TOPICS: California, Education, Entertainment, Fitness, Newsdesk
 
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Energy Optimizers USA helps Adams County Ohio Valley Schools convert to energy saving solar technologies

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Adams County Ohio Valley School District will soon harvest most of its electricity from solar technology as part of an energy conservation project it has undertaken with Energy Optimizers, USA. The planned photovoltaic solar array, in combination with several other energy saving measures, is expected to net the school district $259K in annual utility savings.

TOPICS: Education, News: Solar Power, Newsdesk, State: Ohio
 
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MeetingOne and Blue Sky Broadcast Team for eLearning and Web Conferencing

DENVER, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: MeetingOne, Inc., a leading global Adobe Connect web conferencing reseller and integrated proprietary audio conferencing provider, today announced a partnership with Blue Sky Broadcast, a key provider of online learning and virtual event solutions. Utilizing Blue Sky Path’s seamless integration to Adobe Connect, the partnership allows MeetingOne to resell Blue Sky Path to corporations, government agencies and academic institutions.

TOPICS: Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: Colorado
 
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Rex and Joan Irving Brandt Papers now viewable on Getty Images

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD), the West Coast’s top fine art college, today announced with Project Gado that 1,000 pages of material from The Rex and Joan Irving Brandt Papers are now available on Getty Images. California Watercolorist Rex Brandt kept sketchbooks, photographs and archival materials that can now be viewed on the Getty Images website.

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Alegria Fresh announced today the expansion of the hydroponic vertical farm at Bell Gardens High School

IRVINE, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Alegria Fresh announced today the expansion of the hydroponic vertical farm at Bell Gardens High School, Southern California’s first working vertical farm on a high school campus. The farm, which features high-performance urban hydroponic vertical and organic farming methods, will be completed with Phase 2, a high efficiency organic food production system using GardenSoxx(R).

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Laguna College of Art and Design chosen as finalist by LG for ‘The Art of the Pixel’ new-media art competition

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: LCAD (Laguna College of Art and Design) was chosen as one of the top design schools by LG Electronic USA to participate and final in ‘The Art of the Pixel’ new-media art competition. LCAD Design and Digital Media program won $25,000 for the most popular votes. Senior student Dohee Yang was chosen as a finalist.

TOPICS: Arts and Entertainment, California, Education, Newsdesk
 
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Free Online Course on 2014 HUD Mortgagee Letter Changes offered by ReverseVision University (RVU)

SAN DIEGO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: ReverseVision, Inc., a leading provider of business solutions for the reverse mortgage industry is offering a free online class ‘Understanding the New Rules Regarding Non-Borrowing Spouses,’ focused on changes announced by HUD in recent Mortgagee Letters 2014-07 and 2014-12 through its ReverseVision University (RVU).

TOPICS: Banking and Finance, California, Computing, Education, Newsdesk
 
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Missouri Schools Now Offer Employee Benefit Plans and Section 125 Plan Admin with American Fidelity

KANSAS CITY, Mo. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Forrest T. Jones and Company has recently partnered with American Fidelity Assurance Company to expand and enhance Missouri public school districts’ benefit programs and services. Combined, FTJ and American Fidelity currently serve over 275 Missouri Public school districts, providing a clear, complete and compliant employee benefit package with local personalized service.

TOPICS: Education, Employment, Insurance, Newsdesk, State: Missouri
 
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Financial aid management solutions company Regent Education raises $9 Million to support and accelerate growth

FREDERICK, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Regent Education, the leading provider of financial aid management and enrollment optimization software solutions for higher education institutions, today announced a $9 million round of funding to support and accelerate the company’s growth. The company closed a $4 million Series C equity financing from both new and existing investors.

TOPICS: Computing, Education, Newsdesk, State: Maryland
 
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Regent Education Financial Aid Management Solution selected by Southern New Hampshire University

MANCHESTER, N.H. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) has selected Regent Education’s financial aid management system — Regent 8 — to support financial aid processes for all their students and programs including their industry-leading online programs and their new and cutting edge Competency Based Education program known as College for America (CFA).

TOPICS: Computing, Education, Newsdesk, State: New Hampshire
 
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Senior from Mission San Jose High School in Fremont, Eric Deng, Accepts Stamps Leadership Scholarship to USC

FREMONT, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Eric Deng, a high school senior from Mission San Jose High School in Fremont, has chosen to enroll at the University of Southern California as a Stamps Leadership Scholar. The value of the Stamps Leadership Scholarship for four years at USC is worth up to approximately $202,000, including enrichment funds for international travel, research internships, and outdoor leadership experiences.

TOPICS: California, Education, General Editorial, Newsdesk
 
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Utelogy Corporation partners with Integrated Media Pty. Ltd. for management and analytics of audiovisual systems

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Utelogy, which makes software for control, management and analytics of audiovisual systems for business and education, announces that it has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Integrated Media Pty. Ltd in Australia. Utelogy is a leader in Software-Defined audiovisual (SDAV) technology.

TOPICS: California, Education, News: Telecom and VoIP, Newsdesk, Software
 
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US Department of State

Fulbright Students in Seattle To Explore Solutions to Challenges Facing Global Energy and the Environment

SEATTLE, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ NEWS: From May 27-31, the U.S. Department of State, through the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), will welcome 75 first-year Fulbright foreign students from 42 countries to Seattle, Washington, for a seminar focused on energy and the environment. The seminar, “From Lab to Market,” will provide a forum for participants […]

TOPICS: Education, Environmental, Newsdesk
 
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Lawsuit Filed in Industrial Chemical Case against Monsanto announced by Weitz and Luxenberg

WESTPORT, Mass. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Town of Westport and Westport Community Schools have taken an important step to protect the health of students, teachers, administrators, and others who work in or visit schools in Westport. They filed a lawsuit against Monsanto Company and its corporate successors to recover the costs of removing polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB’s) from their schools, says Weitz and Luxenberg.

TOPICS: Education, Legal and Law, Newsdesk, State: Massachusetts
 
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TeamF1 Inc. Scales Up Contribution for Fremont California 2014 Scholarship Programs

FREMONT, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: TeamF1, Inc., a leader in embedded networking and security software solutions, has stepped up as a ‘Priceless Sponsor’ for the City of Fremont’s scholarship programs as a part of its F1rstHand community outreach program. TeamF1’s F1rstHand program is the company’s effort to lend a helping hand to the community by investing in deserving local causes.

TOPICS: California, Education, General Editorial, Newsdesk
 
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Parenting through Divorce: Reducing the Negative Effects on Your Children

RALEIGH, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Triangle Parenting Solutions today announced that it has started a new class that will give divorced parents a way to reduce the negative effects the divorce has on their children. ‘Co-parenting after a divorce is not an instinctual skill so when parents separate or divorce children often suffer tremendously,’ said Jennifer Viemont, LCSW and president.

TOPICS: Education, Family and Parenting, Newsdesk, State: North Carolina
 
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Laguna College of Art and Design 2014 Commencement to feature Bob Hurley, founder of Hurley

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD), a premier four-year art and design college, today announced that Bob Hurley, founder of Hurley, will speak at the college’s 2014 Commencement ceremony at 4 p.m. on Monday, May 19 at the main campus in Laguna Beach.

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Energy Optimizers USA helps Eaton Community Schools in Ohio Save $583K Implementing Energy Conservation Projects

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Eaton Community Schools District has achieved more than $583,000 in energy savings over the past two years through the energy conservation project implemented by Energy Optimizers, USA.

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Regent Education’s Fully-Automated Student Verification Solution Chosen by Mohave Community College

KINGMAN, Ariz. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Mohave Community College has selected Regent Education’s verification solution, Regent Review, to automate and streamline the entire student verification process. Mohave selected Regent Review after a request for proposal process that focused on reducing processing times, compliance control and efficiency to reduce administrative costs.

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BIA Southern California Remodelers Council adds additional Multi-State Certified Courses for 2014 due to overwhelming demand

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The BIA Southern California Remodelers Council (SCRC) and staff has added additional courses for 2014 due to overwhelming demand. These courses are designed to meet the new criteria that is set to take place in the remodeling and building industry.

TOPICS: California, Construction, Education, Newsdesk
 
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Arkansas Mutual Medical Student Award announced

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: An annual $10,000 award has been created by Arkansas Mutual Insurance Company and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to be given to a third-year medical student with an interest in rural primary care.

TOPICS: Education, Insurance, Medical, Newsdesk, State: Arkansas
 
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Monrovia High School’s ‘Kings And Queens’ robotics team head to First Tech Challenge Robotics World Championship

MONROVIA, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Five young women from Monrovia High School and their rhinestone-encrusted robot qualified to advance to the 2014 First Tech Challenge Robotics World Championships as a result of their strong performance at the West Super-Regional Robotics Tournament held near Sacramento at the former McClellan Air Force Base this past weekend, the Monrovia High School Robotics Program announced today.

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Regent Education has successfully launched its industry-leading verification solution, Regent Review at Universal Technical Institute

FREDERICK, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Regent Education has successfully launched its industry-leading verification solution, Regent Review at Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI), the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians.

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Energy Optimizers, USA helps Greeneview Local School District to Save $42K Annually by Implementing Energy Conservation

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Isaac Seevers, Superintendent of Greeneview Local Schools, today announced that the District has implemented an energy conservation project, which is being executed by Energy Optimizers, USA, to improve four existing school buildings, reduce overall energy usage, and save taxpayer dollars.

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Ohio’s Lakewood College Selected as One of the Best Employers for 2014 by BCG

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Lakewood College is proud to announce that it has been selected as one of the Best Employers in Ohio for 2014 by the Best Companies Group (BCG). BCG researches and analyzes the company culture, employee feedback, and other characteristics of a wide array of companies.

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25th Annual LCAD Art Event in Laguna Beach to Honor Philanthropists

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) announces its Collector’s Choice 25th Anniversary Celebration from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the main campus, 2222 Laguna Canyon Road in Laguna Beach, CA, 92651. The 25th Annual Collector’s Choice honors Terry Smith and Wayne Peterson, as honorary chairs.

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Dark Matters: New Research Study Suggests that Dark Energy Likely Does Not Exist

MONTREAL, Quebec /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: According to the Pantheory Research Organization, a new study of type 1a supernova data has concluded, for the first time, that dark energy probably does not exist. The paper is entitled ‘An Alternative Universe-Scale Analytic Metrology and Related Cosmological Model.’ The paper was published in the February 2014 issue of the journal of Applied Physics Research, by the Canadian Center of Science and Education.

TOPICS: Astronomy and Space, Education, News: Sciences, Newsdesk, World: Canada
 
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Military Advanced Education names Lakewood College one of America’s Top Military-Friendly Colleges

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Military Advanced Education (MAE) has awarded Ohio’s Lakewood College the designation of a Top Military-Friendly College in its 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges and Universities, just released in print, and available online.

TOPICS: Armed Forces, Education, Newsdesk, State: Ohio
 
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Monrovia High School Robotics Team Wins Highest Honor at Los Angeles Regional Tournament

MONROVIA, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Five young women from Monrovia High School and their rhinestone-encrusted robot won the top Inspire Award at the Los Angeles FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) Regional Championship Tournament held at Monrovia this past Saturday, the Monrovia High School Robotics Program announced today. Along with six other teams from cities ranging from Santa Barbara to San Diego, they advance to compete with top teams from eleven western states.

TOPICS: California, Education, Entertainment, News: Robotics, News: Sciences, Newsdesk
 
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Brandman University manages move to competency based learning with Regent Education’s Financial Aid Management Solution

IRVINE, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Brandman University has selected Regent Education’s financial aid management solution to enable them to successfully transition to Competency Based Learning and support their innovative curriculum model. Regent 8 is the only financial aid management solution to offer complete support for all enrollment models.

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Regent Education Reports Record Growth in 2013 Fueled by Sales of the Company’s Flagship Product, Regent 8

FREDERICK, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Regent Education, the leading provider of financial aid and enrollment management software solutions, is pleased to announce its third consecutive year of triple digit growth. In 2013, growth was fueled by sales of the company’s flagship product, Regent 8, to multiple new clients across all segments of higher education. Regent 8 is the only solution to support financial aid for non-traditional enrollment models.

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During National Magnet Schools Month this February educators will celebrate educational excellence and equality

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Today, the non-profit Magnet Schools of America announced that this February, magnet schools across the nation will join together to celebrate National Magnet Schools Month 2014. In honor of the upcoming 60th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision of Brown v. Board of Education, this year’s theme is ‘Creating Opportunities for All.’

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Energy Optimizers, USA helps Belpre City Schools to Implement Energy Conservation Project to Lower Costs

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Tony Dunn, Superintendent of Belpre City Schools in Ohio, is pleased to announce that the District has implemented an energy conservation project, which is being executed by Energy Optimizers, USA, to improve four existing school buildings, reduce over-all energy usage, and save taxpayer dollars.

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Edupoint Educational Systems Expands its Synergy Education Platform with Addition of Online Assessment

MESA, Ariz. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Edupoint Educational Systems, a leading student information system solution for the national K-12 market, has released Synergy Assessment, a fully-integrated module of the Synergy(R) Education Platform that enables educators to easily build, manage, and deliver classroom assessments online.

TOPICS: Education, Internet, Newsdesk, Software, State: Arizona
 
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University Business’ readers name Utelogy classroom technology a 2013 Readers’ Choice Top Product

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Utelogy Corporation has been selected as a University Business Readers’ Choice ‘Top Product for 2013.’ The annual award recognizes the most innovative products in higher education. This prestigious list informs university leaders and administrators about the products their colleagues around the country are using to help their schools excel.

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Edupoint Educational Systems announces new Online Registration Module for the Synergy Education Platform

MESA, Ariz. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Edupoint Educational Systems, a leading student information system (SIS) solution for the national K-12 market, today announced its Synergy Online Registration, a fully-integrated module of the Synergy Education Platform designed to streamline school registration for parents and reduce administrative burden on district staff.

TOPICS: Education, Internet, Newsdesk, Software, State: Arizona
 
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New Novel ‘Ignition’ Reveals Real Life of a Teacher and the Secret World of Public School

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: A new novella, ‘Ignition – An Educator’s Journey’ (ISBN: 9781477268285), authored by Michelle Arrose, is an interactive book that is based on the true trials and tribulations of a public school teacher. And, the reader decides her fate.

TOPICS: Books, Education, General Editorial, Newsdesk, State: New York
 
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Glasair Aviation USA receives Letter of Deviation Authority to conduct Flight Training in Experimental Aircraft

ARLINGTON, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Glasair Aviation USA LLC is proud to announce it has received a LODA (Letter of Deviation Authority) to conduct Flight Training in its Experimental Aircraft. Glasair developed a transition training program and applied for the LODA in direct response to recommendations made to the industry by the NTSB in their 2012 study into safety of Experimental Amateur-Built Aircraft (NTSB/SS-12/01).

TOPICS: Aviation, Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: Washington
 
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University of UNC-Greensboro has given The Bob Moog Foundation a collection of vintage synthesizer hardware

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Music Department of the University of UNC-Greensboro has given The Bob Moog Foundation a collection of vintage synthesizer hardware and other equipment. The gift, which will be on permanent loan at the Foundation, was announced today by the Foundation’s executive director Michelle Moog-Koussa.

TOPICS: Business, Education, Music, News: Non-Profit Organization, Newsdesk, State: North Carolina
 
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US Department of State

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistants from 50 Countries Convene in Washington, D.C., Dec. 12-13, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ NEWS: The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will host approximately 400 Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistants from 50 countries around the world for an enrichment workshop in Washington, D.C., December 12-13, 20913. Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistants (FLTAs) are early career and prospective English teachers in their […]

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Regent Education announces launch of Regent Review, a Fully-automated Student Verification Solution

FREDERICK, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Regent Education today announced launch of its Regent Review system, the industry’s first fully-automated student verification solution. Regent Review leverages the advanced technology of Regent’s SNAP and Regent 8 solutions to fully automate student verification and C-code processing. The robust capabilities of Review help schools reduce: the time needed to perform verification, processing costs, and compliance risk, all while improving the student experience.

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New Children’s Book for Apple iPad 'Surprising Silhouettes 2' by Connie Tamaddon to support College Track

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Connie Tamaddon, author of ‘Surprising Silhouettes’ (ISBN: 978-0977801831) today announced release of ‘Surprising Silhouettes 2′ for Apple iPad. Tamaddon, a respected photographer, has a repeat performance with her unique use of light properties and shadows to create a clever read-out-loud guessing game that illustrates that not everything is as it first seems.

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English electronic pop icon Gary Numan signs Moog Synth to help music education nonprofit, The Bob Moog Foundation

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Bob Moog Foundation is proud to announce a raffle for a vintage Minimoog synthesizer, signed by English electronic pop music icon Gary Numan. The raffle runs from November 20, 2013 through December 31, 2013. This raffle is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity; a chance to own the most sought-after vintage synthesizer of all time.

TOPICS: Business, Education, Music, News: Non-Profit Organization, Newsdesk, State: North Carolina
 
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Energy Optimizers, USA, and SHP Leading Design help Shawnee Local Schools to Save Budget Through Implementing Energy Conservation

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Michael Lamb, Superintendent of Shawnee Local Schools, is pleased to announce that the district is implementing an energy conservation project, to be implemented by Energy Optimizers, USA, to improve four existing academic buildings, reduce over-all energy usage, and save taxpayer resources.

TOPICS: Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: Ohio
 
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First-generation U.S. College Students Win ‘I’m First’ Scholarship and Share Their Stories

BETHESDA, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Eight first-year college students who beat the odds to become the first in their family to attend college have been awarded Center for Student Opportunity’s ‘I’m First Scholarship,’ a $2,000, four-year, renewable award. Along with 25 previous winners, these students share their personal stories, chronicle their college experiences, and offer advice to aspiring first-generation college students on the ‘I’m First’ blog.

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US State Department

2013 Tech@State: EdTech Conference will explore the revolutionary changes that technology has brought to education

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The U.S. Department of State will explore the revolutionary changes that technology has brought to education and how those changes can enhance diplomacy and development at Tech@State: EdTech on Friday, November 1, 2013. The event will be held on the campus of the George Washington University (GWU) at the Jack […]

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Energy Optimizers USA assists Ohio’s South Central Local Schools to save by implementing Energy Conservation Project

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: David Brand, Superintendent of South Central Local Schools, is pleased to announce that the District is implementing an energy conservation project with Energy Optimizers, USA to improve the High School and K-8 School facilities, reduce over-all energy usage, and save taxpayer resources.

TOPICS: Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: Ohio
 
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CPEP hosts the Engineering Brighter Futures Gala to Celebrate 25 Years of Serving Underserved Youth

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Catalysts Powering Educational Performance: For 25 years, the Connecticut Pre-Engineering Program (CPEP) has been serving as a catalyst to significantly change underrepresented and underserved students’ knowledge, attitudes and behaviors toward the pursuit of education and careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

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Center for Student Opportunity’s ‘I’m First’ Project Launches to Celebrate and Support First-Generation College Students

BETHESDA, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The nonprofit Center for Student Opportunity (CSO) thinks it’s time to celebrate first-generation college students and help build the next generation students who will be the first in their families to attend and graduate from college. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan agrees and will help launch CSO’s ‘I’m First campaign’ on October 2 with his own video message.

TOPICS: Business, Education, News: Non-Profit Organization, Newsdesk, State: Maryland, Videos
 
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US Department of State

Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research Scholar Symposium 2013 in D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ NEWS: The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will host the 2013 Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research (NEXUS) Scholar Symposium: New Connections for a Changing Climate in Washington, D.C., September 16-20. Twenty scholars, professionals, and applied researchers from throughout the Western Hemisphere, including the United States, will present the culmination of […]

TOPICS: Education, Environmental, Newsdesk, State: District of Columbia, Story Index, US Government News
 
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National Inclusion Project teams with the Foundation for Respect Ability to musically demonstrate what inclusion is all about

CHARLOTTE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The National Inclusion Project is pleased to team with the Foundation for Respect Ability to musically demonstrate what inclusion is all about at their 10th Anniversary Champions Gala on October 12, 2013 in Charlotte, N.C. The performance will feature an inclusive group of Charlotte school children singing multiple songs about respect for all children.

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Southern California Remodelers Council is conducting courses on Marketing & Communication Strategies for Aging & Accessibility

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Southern California Remodelers Council is conducting courses on September 26 in the areas of Marketing and Communication Strategies for Aging and Accessibility (CAPS I), September 27, Design/Build Solutions for Aging and Accessibility (CAPS II) and Business Management for Building Professionals on October 29, 2013.

TOPICS: Advertising, Business, California, Education, Newsdesk
 
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University of Utah Continuing Education announces Online Business Plan and Proposal Class Now Enrolling

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The University of Utah Continuing Education department is now enrolling students for a 16-week Business Plan and Proposal writing course. The course begins August 26, 2013. Students do not need to be residents of Utah or admitted to the University in order to take the course.

TOPICS: Business, Education, Internet, Newsdesk, State: Utah
 
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Truebridge Inc. announces launch of the Business Answer Center, a new marketing system for Banks and Credit Unions

BOSTON, Mass. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Truebridge Inc. announced today the launch of the ‘Business Answer Center,’ a new marketing system that provides the bank and credit union clients of Truebridge with an innovative way to deliver financial education to their business customers and generate sales at the financial institutions.

TOPICS: Advertising, Banking and Finance, Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: Massachusetts
 
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Fear of Writing Clinic: Author Milli Thornton Leads Writing Students to Replace Fear with Fun

SANTA FE, N.M. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Dragon’s Gate Creative Journeys, an experiential workshop service for writers led by Milli Thornton, author of ‘Fear of Writing’ (ISBN: 978-1591098188), announced today the third edition of the Fear of Writing Clinic Student Workbook. The workbook has been used since 2005 to help students at the Fear of Writing Clinic overcome deep-seated fears, allowing workshop participants to write more spontaneously and with less self-censure.

TOPICS: Books, Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: New Mexico
 
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New York State medical students with educational loans can get help from Aglow Dermatology with Facebook promo

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — Aglow Dermatology, a private medical practice located in the Union Square neighborhood of New York City, announces a unique scholarship opportunity for New York State medical students with educational loans in their last year of study.

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Center for Student Opportunity receives NonProfit PR Grant to expand mission of empowering first-generation college students

BETHESDA, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — The Center for Student Opportunity (CSO) is pleased to announce it is one of this year’s recipients of the 2013 Neotrope JL Simmons Non-Profit PR Grant award. Neotrope will provide public relations and cause-related-marketing support to CSO over the next year to raise awareness around its education programs, events, and accomplishments.

TOPICS: Advertising, Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: Maryland
 
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Truebridge Financial Marketing says Banks are Flocking to Financial Education to Drive Sales

BOSTON, Mass. /eNewsChannels/ — Truebridge Financial Marketing, which provides banks and credit unions with a financial education marketing system, today announced the addition of 28 new clients in just six months. More and more banks and credit unions are discovering that financial education, properly delivered, is a cost effective way to generate sales for all business lines, from deposits and loans to investments, insurance and trust.

TOPICS: Advertising, Banking and Finance, Business, Education, Newsdesk, State: Massachusetts
 
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Hobsons today announced a strategic partnership with Regent Education, the leading provider of financial aid management SaaS

FREDERICK, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 14, 2013: Hobsons today announced a strategic partnership with Regent Education, the leading provider of SaaS financial aid management and enrollment optimization solutions for higher education. The partnership will combine the best of breed enrollment services offered by Hobsons with Regent’s industry leading Student Needs Application Platform (SNAP) solution.

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Top 5 Reasons Your Clients are Moving to the Cloud: featuring industry thought leader Taylor Macdonald and Philip Massey CPA

RALEIGH, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 30, 2013: Accounting software specialist, Massey Consulting continues its educational webcast series with two webcasts focusing on best practices for CPAs and their clients. Thursday, May 16, from 2-4 p.m. EDT – ‘Top 5 Reasons Your Clients are Moving to the Cloud’ featuring industry thought leader Taylor Macdonald, Intaact Vice President and Philip Massey CPA, founder Massey Consulting.

TOPICS: Business, Computing, Education, Newsdesk
 
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Catalysts Powering Educational Performance earns Neotrope Non-Profit PR Grant Award for 2013

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — CPEP (Catalysts Powering Educational Performance) is pleased to announce it is a recipient of Neotrope’s 2013 J.L. Simmons Non-Profit PR Grant award. With this commitment, Neotrope will provide public relations support to CPEP over the next year to raise awareness around its programs and accomplishments.

TOPICS: Business, Education, News: Non-Profit Organization, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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Rev. Uesifili Unasa of New Zealand named International Exchange Alumni Member of the Month for April 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The U.S. Department of State has selected Reverend Uesifili Unasa of New Zealand as April’s International Exchange Alumni Member of the Month. Throughout April, Rev. Unasa will be recognized on the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ International Exchange Alumni website for his dedication to New Zealand’s Pasifika and other marginalized […]

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San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board recruiting unemployed young adults for launch of Linking Innovation Knowledge and Employment project

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board is recruiting unemployed young adults, ages 18 to 24, for the launch of the Linking Innovation Knowledge and Employment project (@LIKE). @LIKE is a collaborative effort among three of the region’s Workforce Investment Boards, San Bernardino, Riverside and Imperial Counties.

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Miamisburg School Building Earns Energy Star Certification

TIPP CITY, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — David Vail, Superintendent of Miamisburg City Schools, announced that La-Veta Bauer Elementary School has earned the ENERGY STAR certification, scoring better than 91 percent of other similar buildings nationwide. To qualify for the ENERGY STAR certification, a building must earn a 75 or higher on the EPA’s 1-100 energy […]

TOPICS: Education, Energy and Oil, National News, State: Ohio
 
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Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board Hosts The Fulbright Experience: Reaching Out to All People with Disabilities

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board will host “The Fulbright Experience: Reaching Out to All People with Disabilities,” a public forum on international higher education opportunities and the challenges for people with disabilities and in the deaf community, on February 12, 2013, at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. U.S. Representative […]

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Over 100 International Exchange Students Participate in Civic Education Workshop in Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs welcomes 115 international high school exchange students representing more than 30 countries to Washington, D.C., for a week-long Civic Education Workshop from February 10 – 16. Participants in the Civic Education Workshop were selected from current Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and […]

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US Secretary Clinton and Leaders from Thirteen Organizations Sign ‘Declaration of Learning’ on Historic Treaty of Paris Desk

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — On Wednesday, January 30th, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and leaders of thirteen government agencies and NGO’s will sign the “Declaration of Learning” on the historic Treaty of Paris desk in the Diplomatic Reception Rooms at the U.S. Department of State. The signing formally announces their partnership as members of […]

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Resources for Children with Special Needs to hold 28th Annual RCSN Special Camp Fair

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — Parents can meet experts from over 70 summer programs serving children and teens with special needs at the FREE 28th Annual RCSN Special Camp Fair on Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Over 4,000 people attend the Fair every year. The Fair is presented by Resources for Children with Special Needs.

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Lakewood College Continues to Support Military Personnel and Their Families

LAKEWOOD, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Lakewood College is pleased to announce its continued effort and support to improve educational funding opportunities for spouses of military personnel. The Military Friendly awarded school is helpful in assisting spouses find no-cost funding, utilizing available benefits received by families where one spouse serves in the armed services. When military […]

TOPICS: Education, National News, State: Ohio
 
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US State Department Partners with biNu to Bring English Language Content to Mobile Phone Users

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces a partnership with biNu to provide increased English language content to people around the world. Under the partnership, biNu will distribute Department of State English language learning resources, such as e-books, audio content, and the Trace Word Soup English […]

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US Dept. of State Announces Webinars for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Fields

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The Secretary of State’s Office of Global Women’s Issues, in partnership with the Institute of International Education (IIE) and the global engineering firm CH2M HILL, will host a series of webinars starting November 29th to support emerging women leaders in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields who are studying […]

TOPICS: Education, Newsdesk, Story Index, US Government News, World: Brazil
 
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Maricopa Village Christian School, Natives with a Mission sponsor Arizona Share-A-Thon Event

LAVEEN, Ariz. /eNewsChannels/ — A Share-A-Thon sponsored by Maricopa Village Christian School, Natives with a Mission (NWAM), and local churches including Litchfield Park Seventh-day Adventist Church, is being promoted as the largest event in the history of Maricopa Village; a small and obscure tribal community nestled at the foot of the Estrella Mountains.

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North Carolina Community Comes Together for Local Future Farmers of America Chapter

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — It all started when local writer, Bryan Sullivan, co-owner of Write Away, Inc., was writing an article for Carolina-Virginia Farmer on a local chapter of the Future Farmers of America (FFA). He learned that while kids in one class at North Buncombe High School (NBHS) were learning about the basics of […]

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International Virtual College Fair: US Department of State Sponsors Online College Fair for International Students

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The U.S. Department of State announced today the International Virtual College Fair, the largest online event ever for overseas students interested in attending college in the United States. The November 13 event, sponsored by the Department’s EducationUSA network, will occur during International Education Week. The Department’s Bureaus of International Information Programs […]

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