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7 hrs ago | Patch.com

Area Firefighters 'Fire Up A Cure' for Pediatric Cancer

Local firefighters will raise money to help fight pediatric cancer at The Cure It Foundation's third annual Fire Up A Cure event on Sat., July 26. The event, which is open to the public, is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Saint Xavier University's Chicago campus, 3700 W. 103rd St. To purchase tickets, please visit the Cure It Foundation's ... (more)

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Related Topix: Fire, Pediatric Cancer, Health, Chicago, IL, Saint Xavier University

9 hrs ago | Nova News Now

Twitter users more skeptical of Falconer murder conviction, Nova Scotia researcher finds

It's a fact of life in modern courtrooms - journalists tapping away at their smartphones, providing a play-by-play of what the judge, witnesses and lawyers are saying and doing.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Canada,

15 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Avoid These Tech Mistakes as an Online Student

Technology can be a big challenge, particularly for online students who tend to be older and less familiar with newer tools.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Saint Xavier University, Boston University, PC

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Cape Gazette

Shore View Medical to offer expressive arts for healing

Holding an example of an expressive arts piece, Eileen Wilkinson joins Dr. Uday Jani at his Shore View Medical office.

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Related Topix: Milton, DE

NOLA.com

Anna's Arts for Kids camp in New Orleans is changing lives through academics and arts

When clarinetist Darryl Durham walked the streets of New Orleans' Treme neighborhood five years ago, he said his heart went out to the children.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, New Orleans, LA

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Roseville Review

Ann Fiegen and Wilford Durbin wed

Ann Michelle Fiegen and Wilford O'Colopy Durbin were married June 14 at St. Luke Catholic Church, Danville, Ohio.

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Related Topix: Danville, OH, Harvard University

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Philly.com

College backlash and a difficult balancing act on sex assault

A recent rash of reported sexual assaults on the campus. of West Chester University has spurred conversation by students and faculty who have been voicing concerns about the school's policy surrounding sexual violence.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Saint Joseph's University, Rowan University

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Fitch Rates Princeton City School Dist Board of Education, OH's ULTGO Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings assigns the following rating to Princeton City School District Board of Education, OH's general obligation unlimited tax bonds: The bonds are expected to sell via negotiated sale the week of July 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati, Wright State University

Tue Jul 15, 2014

JD Supra

Wells v. Xavier University: Investigating Campus Sexual Assaults and...

The recent wave of Title IX complaints filed with the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights ["OCR"], claiming that colleges and universities were either ignoring or mishandling reports of sexual assaults has underscored the importance of implementing effective student sexual harassment policies and procedures.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Artist of the Month: Jerome Anderson

The Sea Coast Echo's readers have selected Jerome Anderson as the inaugural Hancock County Artist of the Month.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Graphic Design, Arts, Southern University at New Orleans

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Business Journal

Former Xavier basketball star gets leadership post at First Financial Bank

Michael Davenport, who was a star basketball player at Xavier University, has been named director of community development and community reinvestment officer at First Financial Bank.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Astronomy

A guest blog: More than a Telescope

When I was a young amateur astronomer growing up in southwestern Ohio, I had the pleasure of getting to know quite a few amateurs in the Cincinnati and Dayton areas.

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Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Milford, OH

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Best of New Orleans

The New New Orleans, Part 2: Alia Fleury

Alia Fleury grew up in Gentilly and moved to Metairie after Hurricane Katrina. When she's not studying chemistry, the Xavier University pre-med student is in the recording studio, writing lyrics for others and working on songs of her own.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Metairie, LA

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Patch.com

McAuley Taps '03 Alumna To Serve as New Principal

After an extensive nationwide search and interview process, Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School reached to its own ranks and appointed alumna Eileen Boyce '03, as the new principal.

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Related Topix: Oak Lawn, IL, Saint Xavier University

Daily Herald

Anime Midwest in Rosemont home to the fantastical

Kamal Khan of Lisle stands on a chair to play the role of Unit 02 while Liz Daley of Evergreen Park helps him put on his character's legs Saturday at the Anime Midwest convention in Rosemont.

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Related Topix: Evergreen Park, IL, Science / Technology, Robots, Purdue University, Computers, Life, Holidays, Halloween

Fri Jul 04, 2014

WTLV

Do you know your American history?

Do you know your American history? They are basic American history and government queries you'll find in a Civics 101 course.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Sackville Tribune-Post

Solo jazz guitar performer taking stage at Ducky's

The Catbird Jazz Society, in collaboration with the Festival by the Marsh and Ducky's Bar, presents Greg Amirault, in a solo jazz guitar performance , starting at 7:30 p.m., on Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Ducky's, in Sackville.

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NOLA.com

Sister Greta Jupiter is new congregation leader of Sisters of the Holy Family in New Orleans

Sister M. Greta Jupiter was elected Congregational Leader June 25 during the 14th General Chapter of the Sisters of the Holy Family in New Orleans .

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Hockey, hospitality won heart of newcomer

Karol Boldis wasn't sure what to expect when he left his home in Slovakia and arrived in Cape Breton to finish high school and play hockey nearly two years ago.

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Truro Daily News

Renowned Canadian guitarist stopping in Tatamagouche, Truro during tour

He's a former professor of guitar at St. Francis Xavier University, and has performed with jazz musicians such as Vic Juris, Gene Bertoncini, Lorne Lofsky and Slide Hampton.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Gene Bertoncini

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