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New Book Offers Insight Into Not-So-Funny Side Of Comedy

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 17:06:00 EDT

(image) WELLESLEY, Mass., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Comedy might be funny, but it's no laughing matter—at least not when it comes to what's hidden behind the scenes. The humor business can often be dark and difficult, says author Michael Jeffries in his new book, Behind the...

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San Diego's e3 Civic High School Awarded $5,000 Barona Education Grant For Public Transportation

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 17:04:00 EDT

(image) SAN DIEGO, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barona Band of Mission Indians has awarded students and teachers at e3 Civic High School a $5,000 Barona Education Grant. The public charter school, located in Downtown San Diego, will use the grant to purchase public transportation passes for...

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Lynn University adds Men's Cross Country and Track

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:03:00 EDT

(image) BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lynn University today announced the addition of men's cross country and track as NCAA Division II Fighting Knights athletics programs. The program is the sixth addition to the Fighting Knight's repertoire since 2012, which now...

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USC Center for Body Computing Inaugural Awards, SLAM Competition Winner Recognize Innovation Through Disruption in Digital Health

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:34:00 EDT

(image) LOS ANGELES, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC) began a new tradition at its annual gathering of digital health thought leaders at the USC Global Body Computing Conference by creating awards that recognize...

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Andrew Alfano Named President Of The Learning Experience®

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:16:00 EDT

(image) BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Learning Experience®, one of the nation's fastest-growing Academies of Early Education for children six weeks to six years old, today announced Andrew Alfano has been named President, effective immediately. Alfano currently serves as...

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Finalists Named For 2017 Collegiate Inventors Competition

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:58:00 EDT

(image) NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Collegiate Inventors Competition®, an annual competition that rewards innovations, discoveries and research by college and university students and their faculty advisors, announced today its 2017 Finalists. This year's Finalists...

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Tuscan Women Cook Announces 2018-19 Schedule of Total Immersion Cooking Vacations in Montefollonico, Italy

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:53:00 EDT

(image) MONTEFOLLONICO, Italy, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuscan Women Cook owners Coleen Kirnan and Rhonda Vilardo have revealed the 2018-19 spring and fall schedule of culinary vacations. Founded in 2000, Tuscan Women Cook is the original culinary program based in...

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Ardent Learning Wins Brandon Hall Group Silver Award Highlighting Work With Kia Motors America

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:46:00 EDT

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardent Learning, a leader in innovative custom learning solutions, won a coveted Brandon Hall Group Silver award for excellence in the best use of Blended Learning category. "We are beyond excited to receive this award highlighting the...

Lakewood's diverse community rallies to Mexico's aid with supplies leaving today

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:44:00 EDT

LAKEWOOD, N.J., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Once again disaster struck, and once again Lakewood's diverse community came to the aid of distant victims. Shortly after a deadly 7.1 magnitude earthquake ravaged Mexico last week, Alejandra Morales of La Voz Latinos rallied a relief...

UCLA Extension Fall Quarter Kicks Off Centennial Celebration with New Programs and Collaboration with Community Partners

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:20:00 EDT

(image) LOS ANGELES, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Fall quarter courses begin on Sept. 25 at UCLA Extension, as the division of continuing education at the University of California at Los Angeles celebrates its 100 years (1917-2017) as a Southern California institution. Known for its open...

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North Island Credit Union Helps San Diego Students Get Ready for School

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:18:00 EDT

(image) SAN DIEGO, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- North Island Credit Union (North Island) is working to make school a little bit easier for hundreds of San Diego students and their families. For the second year, North Island assembled and donated more than 275 backpacks filled with school...

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The Campbell Institute at the National Safety Council Introduces New Research on Visual Literacy

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:00:00 EDT

(image) INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Campbell Institute – the National Safety Council center of excellence for environmental, health and safety management – released a report entitled Visual Literacy: How "Learning to See" Benefits Occupational Safety. In...

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(ISC)2 Announces Winners for its Seventh Annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:00:00 EDT

(image) CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- (ISC)² today announced the winners for its seventh annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards (Americas ISLA®). The awards program celebrates the accomplishments of private and public sector industry leaders...

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Arcadia University Interim President Hank Brown Leads Students Through Art at U.S. Capitol

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:41:00 EDT

(image) GLENSIDE, Pa., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While many students visit the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., few receive a guided tour of the Capitol's art and history by a former U.S. Senator. On Sept. 15, Arcadia University's Interim President Hank Brown led Art and...

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Latest Water Law Developments will be Focus of Upcoming American Law Institute CLE Conference

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:18:00 EDT

(image) PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) and the Environmental Law Institute (ELI) have announced that Clean Water Act: Law and Regulation will be held on December 4 - 5, 2017, in Washington, D.C. This singular...

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FM Capital acquires 430 beds less than a mile from Baylor University

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:03:00 EDT

(image) WACO, Texas, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- FM Capital's rapidly expanding student housing portfolio welcomes the addition of Enclave at the Stadium in Waco, Texas. Enclave is a 430-bed (200 unit) student community located within a mile of Baylor University. "Baylor's strong athletics,...

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FCA Foundation Announces Nearly $900,000 in Educational Grants Supporting Student Achievement

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:00:00 EDT

(image) AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of North American automaker FCA US LLC, today announced six grants, totaling nearly $900,000, to support academic and nonprofit organizations across the United States that help students – pre-K throu...

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Illustrious Chinese architect invests in future of education: landmark $12-million gift to transform teaching and research, build stronger academic ties to China

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:00:00 EDT

(image) School of Architecture to be named in perpetuity in honour of donor, McGill alumnus Peter Guo-hua Fu MONTREAL, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Shanghai's spectacular skyline is studded with buildings shaped by architect Peter Guo-hua Fu. Now the McGill alumnus is setting his sights on a...

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George Blaha And Frank Beckmann Headline VIP Mentoring's Coaches For Kids Maize 'N' Green Tailgate Fundraiser At Ford Field Monday, October 2, 2017 Beginning At 5:30pm

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:00:00 EDT

DETROIT, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Michigan State University football play-by-play announcer George Blaha and former University of Michigan football play-by-play announcer Frank Beckmann will provide guests with an inside look at their experiences as announcers of "maize" and "green"...

Montclair State Public Relations Student Society of America Set to Host Zombie Walk to Raise Money for the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:33:00 EDT

MONTCLAIR, N.J., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, October 22, zombies will gather at Dioguardi Field at Montclair State University for the university's inaugural "2K Walking Dead for Life" run to raise money for the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical...