2 hrs ago
The Daily Free Press
Students of millennial generation seek meaning, purpose
In light of a recent New York Times op-ed piece contending that the millennial generation defines success less in terms of materialistic gains and more in terms of purpose, Boston University students and professors agree that young people today are searching for fulfillment in ways different from earlier generations.
14 hrs ago
RAM Ratings reaffirms Pendidikan Industri YS's AA1(s) Sukuk rating
RAM Ratings has reaffirmed the enhanced AA1 /Stable rating of Pendidikan Industri YS Sdn Bhd's MYR 150 million Bai' Bithaman Ajil Islamic Debt Securities .
18 hrs ago
Substantiating Fears of Grade Inflation, Dean Says Median Grade at Harvard College Is A-
The median grade at Harvard College is an A-, and the most frequently awarded mark is an A, Dean of Undergraduate Education Jay M. Harris said on Tuesday afternoon, supporting suspicions that the College employs a softer grading standard than many of its peer institutions.
All About Jazz
Read "Take Five With Behn Gillace"
Meet Behn Gillece: Vibraphonist Behn Gillece began his musical training during his teenage years.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
EMHS Grad, Veteran Receives Scholarship
East Meadow High School graduate Joshua Rivera is among three Nassau Community College students to receive scholarships from Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. The law firm has awarded scholarships to Rivera and two other Long Island veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan and are now enrolled at Nassau Community College.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
In Pa., a Democratic free-for-all
As Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett's approval ratings sink lower, no fewer than eight Keystone State Democrats - with potentially more to come - have thrown their hats in the ring to take him on.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Appear in Carnegie Hall's Spring for Music Festival, 5/10
One of America's finest orchestra's will take the stage in one of its most fabled and historic halls when the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra performs the final concert of the 2014 Spring for Music Festival at Carnegie Hall in New York on Saturday, May 10, 2014.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Pa. moves slowly ahead in compressed-natural gas fuel
Kevin Kilpatrick , planning mamnager for River Valley Transit in Williamsport, talks Nov. 20, 2013 with Eric Beaver, compressed natural gas engineer for Beavers Petroleum Equipment Company of Horseheads, NY, about the $6.5 million CNG filling station almost ready to come online at the RVT depot.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Charity Christmas concert in memory of Flintshire man's mum
The talented 19-year-old music student's thoughts will turn to his mother Helen who cruelly passed away in March this year aged just 52. While the mother-of-three's cause of death has yet to be determined, Conal is raising funds for Arthritis Research UK because Helen had suffered from rheumatoid arthritis since the age of 29. The Christmas concert ... (more)
Thu Nov 28, 2013
All About Jazz
"Gillece is a skillful creator of tunes, harkening back to the original hard bop days and beyond, without sounding like mere imitations of that era's classics."
Athens State University fall graduation planned for Dec. 7
Athens State University's graduation exercises will be held in the Carter Physical Education Gymnasium on Saturday, Dec. 7 with three separate ceremonies.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Blanco County News
Blanco First Baptist Welcomes Interim Pastor
Blanco First Baptist Church recently welcomed David and Mary Park as interim pastor and forever missionaries at heart.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Frances Ann DeMotto, 74, a resident of Elkins, departed this life Saturday afternoon, Nov. 23, 2013, in Valentine Personal Care Home at Beverly.
Staff Sgt. George I. Briddick
Staff Sgt. George I. Briddick, US Army , 80, of Custer Park, passed away Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at the Illinois Veterans Home in Manteno.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Former U.S. Labor Secretary Solis to Return to Cal Poly as Scholar-in-Residence
Alumna and former U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis will return to Cal Poly Pomona to serve as a scholar-in-residence beginning this winter quarter.
Wedding: Stephanie Lauren Caldwell & Charles Matthew Harrell
Reverend Rocky Pugh officiated. A reception followed at Asbury Church in Petal, MS.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Celebrity Series of Boston Presents the Wayne Shorter 80th Birthday Celebration Tonight
Celebrity Series of Boston will present the Wayne Shorter 80th Birthday Celebration , tonight, November 24, 2013, at 5pm at Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Evidence of jet of high-energy particles from Milky Way's black hole found by astronomers
New evidence has been uncovered indicating the presence of a jet of high-energy particles blasting out of the Milky Way's supermassive black hole, Sagittarius A*.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Great Bend Tribune
Jack Hanna, the star of award winning animal television shows, is coming to Great Bend on Oct. 16, 2014, Brit Spaugh Zoo Director Scott Gregory announced Thursday.
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Connecticut College Alumna Awarded Presidential Medal Of Freedom
President Barack Obama awarded Patricia McGowan Wald, a Connecticut native and 1948 Connecticut College graduate, the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a White House ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 20. Wald is one of 16 awarded the medal, considered the nation's highest civilian honor.