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16 hrs ago | Right Wing News

"Black Code" Plus "Acting White" Equals Self-Created Racial Disparity

It's not a reinstitution of race-specific water fountains or separate-but-equal accommodations, but a self-segregation among black youth that could cripple upward mobility.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Purdue University Indianapolis

23 hrs ago | Stabroek News

UG lecturer gets South Pacific award

Kerwin Livingstone, lecturer in the Department of Language and Cultural Studies, School of Education and Humanities, University of Guyana, Turkeyen campus, has won the gold medal for his field at the University of the South Pacific, Laucala Campus, Suva, Fiji.

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Related Topix: Fiji, World News, Oceania

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Fiji Times

Villagers access safe drinking water

The water project, funded by the EU-Global Climate Change Alliance, was headed by Naushad Yakub, a post-graduate diploma in climate change student at the University of the South Pacific.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

HON

Study Outlines Emotional Impact of Domestic Violence on Kids

Domestic violence witnessed by American children often goes unreported or unpunished, but causes fear and anxiety among the youngsters, a new study finds.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Sewanee, TN

Fiji Village

New USP Lautoka Campus to be built this year

Construction of a new University of the South Pacific Lautoka Campus is expected to begin in the third quarter of this year.

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Fiji Times

Pride of his parents

BA lad Ravinesh Chand dedicated his gold medal to his parents after the medals and prizes ceremony at the University of the South Pacific on Wednesday.

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Fiji Village

Twins hard work pay-off

Twin sisters Burnice and Gillian Shaw were among the proud 1,285 students who graduated from the University of the South Pacific today.

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Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Fiji Times

Professor bids USP farewell

Professor Biman Prasad bids farewell to staff of the Institute of Economics and Management for the last time.

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The Inquirer & Mirror

At the Atheneum blog: The Natural World

Having emerged from a long and cold winter, Nantucketers are looking forward to more time to spend outside, gladly greeting the many birds that visit our island and the bright spring flowers like the daffodils as they begin to peek up from our gardens and forests.

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Related Topix: Nantucket, MA

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Fiji Village

Hard work pays off for Ravinesh Chand

Ravinesh Chand has gone from the cane farming community of Sarava in Ba to scooping the prestigious Vice Chancellor's All Rounder Prize at the University of the South Pacific Medal ceremony last night.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Newswise

Study Finds Jail Time a Rarity for Domestic Violence Perpetrators

A nationwide study of children who have witnessed domestic violence found that parents or caregivers were physically injured in more than a third of the cases, yet only a small fraction of offenders went to jail and just one in four incidents resulted in police reports, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Psychology, Science, Sewanee, TN

Sun Apr 06, 2014

EurekAlert!

Children see domestic violence that often goes unreported, research finds

A nationwide study of children who have witnessed domestic violence found that parents or caregivers were physically injured in more than a third of the cases, yet only a small fraction of offenders went to jail and just one in four incidents resulted in police reports, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Psychology, Science, Sewanee, TN

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Business Journal

40 Under 40: Ken Tonning

Education: Bachelor's in U.S. history at Sewanee: The University of the South. I also received a juris doctorate at Samford University.

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Related Topix: Sewanee, TN, Samford University

In-Plant Graphics

Striving for a Better In-plant

In the tight-knit circle of college and university in-plant managers, Chambers and her husband, Ray, are as close to celebrities as this space offers.

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Related Topix: Sewanee, TN

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Aurus Duo At Southside Casual Classics April 14

Review for Aureus Duo: Aureus Duo is the combination of brilliant pianist Tim Hinck and beloved mezzo Sara Snider Schone.

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Related Topix: Southside, TN, Southern Adventist University, Chattanooga, TN, Symphony, Arts

Chattanoogan.com

Pianist Jeremy Denk In Concert April 15 In Sewanee

Pianist Jeremy Denk perform at 7:30 p.m. CDT Tuesday, April 15, in Guerry Auditorium as part of the University of the South's Performing Arts Series.

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Related Topix: Classical, Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Symphony, Arts, New York

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Retired bishop: God wants us to 'start recognizing everybody'

The Rt. Rev. V. Gene Robinson, retired bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire, said Monday night at the University of Tennessee that the argument for homosexual rights can be found in the Gospel of John.

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Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church, University of Tennessee, Gay/Lesbian, Sewanee, TN, Sports

In-Plant Graphics

Striving for a Better In-plant

In the tight-knit circle of college and university in-plant managers, Chambers and her husband, Ray, are as close to celebrities as this space offers.

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Related Topix: Sewanee, TN

SciDev.Net

Seaweed forests could help power tropical islands

Even a more immediate and realistic use of seaweed - a major untapped resource - would greatly increase the self-sufficiency and sustainability of small island states, but limited investment is preventing the roll-out of relevant technologies , marine biofuel experts have said.

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Related Topix: Honolulu, HI, Biofuel, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Biomass

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Asopa People

Seeking nominees for lifetime achievement in PNG literature

READERS of PNG Attitude are being asked to nominate writers of substance for the Ok Tedi Mining Award Lifetime Achievement in PNG Literature, a section of The Crocodile Prize national literary contest.

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Related Topix: Arts, Literature, Poetry, Papua New Guinea, Oceania, World News

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