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Wednesday Jul 23 | Edutopia

The Happy Eating Place: How Elementary Students Can Run Their Own Business

The menu changes every time they open, and specialties range from turkey pozole to hearty fish chowder, quinoa salad to broccoli pasta, and blueberry scones to cheesy pigs-in-blankets.

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Related Topix: Dining, Education Etc., Life, Food, Recipes, Oakland, CA

Tue Jul 22, 2014

CA Dept of Education

PAEMST 2014 Nominees

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today nominated six outstanding elementary school teachers as California finalists for the 2014 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching .

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Related Topix: California, California Government, Education Etc., Sacramento County, CA, Alameda County, CA

East Bay Express

The Battle for Adjunct Faculty Rights

At Mills College, more than 64 percent of faculty members are adjuncts. That means a majority of professors at the liberal arts college in East Oakland don't have tenure or long-term contracts, and face a significant amount of job uncertainty from one semester to the next.

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Related Topix: Oakland, CA

Sun Jul 20, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

Epic tale begins in Los Osos

Thirteen-year-old Alice Eto Sumida learned to drive in 1927 when her father purchased the family's first automobile, an open-air Model-T Ford.

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Related Topix: Ontario, OR

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

Student returns to Holy Land at critical juncture

Because of her Korean heritage, Hana Rothstein is used to people questioning her Jewish identity.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, UC Santa Cruz, Kensington, CA, Religion, Judaism

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Switched

Exploring The Mythology Of The Female California Artist

California, like New York, is a space rife with myth. Both sites, in contrast to most other U.S. states, aren't places to be from, they're places to go.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Mamas & the Papas, Michelle Phillips, Denny Doherty, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Patch.com

3 Injured, 1 Arrested in Weekend Shootings

Three people were injured and one suspect was arrested in four incidents of gunfire in Oakland over the weekend, according to police.

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Related Topix: Oakland, CA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

The Verve: Ceramic artist Monte Colgren has a way with clay - Thu, 10 Jul 2014 PST

It was a different time in the 1950s for artists. Live music venues were filled to capacity with finger-snapping patrons and painters and ceramic artists were pushing the boundaries and starting movements.

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Related Topix: Spokane, WA, University of Washington, Eastern Washington University

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Examiner.com

2014 in Review So Far

Here is what went down so far: 1. Bedford Gallery : The museum had two opening exhibitions; Sky in March and the Skull Show in June.

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Related Topix: Berkeley, CA, Oakland, CA

Sun Jun 29, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

Preuss senior follows in sister's footsteps, receives Gates Millennium Scholarship

For Daniel Million, learning recently that he was one of two seniors at The Preuss School UCSD to receive the prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarship was more than a "huge relief," it also had special significance.

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Related Topix: University of Southern California, Johns Hopkins University, Education Etc., Columbia University, Northwestern University

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