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Published: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:05:21 EST

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Goldhirsh Foundation gives $1M in grants via My LA2050 Grants Challenge

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:01:00 EST

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Goldhirsh Foundation announced winners for its annual My LA2050 Grants Challenge, a $1M competition to source creative ideas about shaping the future of Los Angeles. The 12 winning organizations will receive grants ranging...



Shrine Schools to Expand Grade School, Build New Early Childhood Development Center

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:54:00 EST

(image) ROYAL OAK, Mich., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Shrine Catholic Schools will build a new Early Childhood Development Center located at its grade school campus, the organization announced today.  The new facility will house six classrooms for children ages 3-5 and will open fall 2...



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In a National First, SoCalGas and University of California Irvine Successfully Test Innovative Technology that Stores Renewable Energy

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:09:00 EST

(image) IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced the power-to-gas ("P2G") hydrogen pipeline injection program it funds at the University of California Irvine has successfully demonstrated the use of excess renewable electricity that would...



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UMD's Smith School to Offer Export Workshops

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:47:00 EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Business leaders with global aspirations can learn cross-border trade strategies in a five-part workshop series from the Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) at the University of Maryland's Robert H....



Wittenberg University Presents Inaugural Analytics Symposium

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:24:00 EST

(image) SPRINGFIELD, Ohio, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Wittenberg University proudly presents its inaugural Analytics Symposium, Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at the school's Bayley Auditorium. Featuring expert speakers and networking opportunities, the event aims to educate current and...



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ACE Celebrates 10 Years of Supporting Junior Achievement of Dallas

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:14:00 EST

(image) DALLAS, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 10th consecutive year, ACE Cash Express employees have participated in Junior Achievement's JA In A Day program. Volunteers spend a day at local schools to step into a teacher's shoes and deliver lessons about the importance of...



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New Library Leader Arrives in Jackson County with History of Community Building

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:04:00 EST

(image) MEDFORD, Ore., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- After a deliberative search process, Jackson County Library Services is welcoming 10-year library services veteran Jamar Rahming as the new library director. Rahming has responsibility for leading the operational and community building...



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Debi Kleiman, Executive Director Of Arthur M. Blank Center For Entrepreneurship At Babson College, Named BostInno 50 On Fire Finalist

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:52:00 EST

(image) WELLESLEY, Mass., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Debi Kleiman, Executive Director of the Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship at Babson College, has been named a finalist of BostInno's 2016 50 on Fire. The awards are given annually to honor Boston's inventors,...



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National Healthcareer Association Gains Arizona Approval for Pharmacy Technician Certification Program

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:50:00 EST

(image) LEAWOOD, Kan., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The state of Arizona now recognizes National Healthcareer Association's (NHA) Exam for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ExCPT®) as an approved certification, meeting the licensure requirements of this growing field. Prior to the...



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Daniel Foundation supports Southern Research with $225,000 gift

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:44:00 EST

(image) BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Daniel Foundation of Alabama is supporting Southern Research's economic development activities with a $225,000 grant, building on the longstanding ties between the two Birmingham organizations. The gift will provide a...



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Local REALTORS® Complete Course to Become Certified International Property Specialists

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:42:00 EST

(image) SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve REALTORS® recently finished a week long course to become designated as Certified International Property Specialists (CIPS). The designees, many who are members of the Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® (SCCAOR),...



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Leading University Research Centers in the U.S. and India Announce Cybersecurity Collaboration

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:25:00 EST

(image) BROOKLYN, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a highly successful international cooperation that attracted more than 15,000 students, faculty, professionals, and supporters to the world's largest student-run cybersecurity games, the New York University Tandon School of...



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Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) and Digitec Interactive provide high quality continuing education to the rehabilitation counseling profession.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:56:00 EST

(image) ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In July of 2016, CRCC launched its CRCC e-UNIVERSITY using Digitec Interactive's Knowledge Direct ® 7 learning management system. In August 2015, CRCC began a rollout of their new CRCC COMMUNITY, the first online community built exclusively...



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The Georgia School of Orthodontics Announces Leadership Transition

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:41:00 EST

ATLANTA, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) Chairman of the Board Randy Kluender, D.D.S., M.S. announced today Dr. Melvin Polk, who is currently a full-time faculty member at the school, has been appointed interim program director.  "We are appreciat...



Morehouse School of Medicine President and Dean Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice to Receive 2017 Horatio Alger Award

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:18:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Dr....



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Lenard B. Tessler, Vice Chairman of Cerberus Capital Management, to Receive 2017 Horatio Alger Award

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:04:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Lenard...



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Founder and Chairman of Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Richard J Stephenson, to Receive 2017 Horatio Alger Award

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:03:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that...



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Jacksonville Student Athletes and Wounded Warriors Inspire Change

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:01:00 EST

(image) JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 30 local student athletes, ages 13 to 18, recently participated in Veteran LDRSHIP Beach Challenge, a collaborative leadership event between Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) and City Streets to Student Athletes, at...



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Chairman of CBA Industries, Inc. and Renowned Philanthropist Harold B. Matzner to Receive 2017 Horatio Alger Award

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:59:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Harold...



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Atlanta Transportation Executive and Renowned Philanthropist Marcia G. Taylor to Receive 2017 Horatio Alger Award

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:59:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Marcia...



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