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Manish Malhotra on breaking the binary constructs of society with Diffuse

Diversity invites itself to the party. Inclusion is asked to dance – Verna Myers… And dancing in our hearts with his show was the ace of fashion designer Manish Malhotra. Manish, who debuted her Diffuse deck line at the recently concluded FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week, celebrated inclusivity on the runway. The show featured an […]

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Casualty Actuarial Society releases additional reports on race and insurance pricing

ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Two new research reports designed to guide the insurance industry towards proactive and quantitative solutions to identify, measure and address potential racial bias in insurance pricing have been published by the Actuarial Health Insurance Society (CAS) today. “These two new reports in our CAS research series on race and insurance pricing continue to […]

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Marcus Feldman receives the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for the Study of Evolution

Marcus FeldmanProfessor Burnet C. and Mildred Finley Wohlford at Biology department at the Faculty of Human Sciences, received the 2022 Society for the Study of Evolution (SSE) Lifetime Achievement Award for research that “contributed to our understanding of recombination and sex evolution, human population genetics, niche construction, and the theory of cultural evolution”. The SSE […]

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Fall River Historical Society Presents Vintage Coca-Cola Syrup

The Fall River Historical Society has a great new idea to celebrate the little things in life that once helped keep us healthy. The company has launched a new hashtag, #tinytuesday, on its Facebook page which over the next few weeks will “feature vintage medicinal aids” that “you might find in an early 20th century […]

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Philosophy Society Increases Intellectual Engagement – ​​Old Gold & Black

As students pass through Tribble Hall and up the stairs to the third floor of Wing B, they can find the Wake Forest Philosophy Library, a square room lined with walls of books by philosophers from Plato to Immanuel Kant. Windows open to both sides of the room, overlooking the Z. Smith Reynolds Library and […]

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You’re Not My Mom Shows Society Fails Those Who Live With Mental Illness

The new Irish horror movie you are not my mother, which originally premiered at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival, is a multifaceted work of existential dread. The first feature from the writer-director Kate Dolan is a story of family, paganism and what happens when we lose those we love. Specifically, it’s very curious how […]

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Philip Pullman leaves the presidency of the Society of Authors

English author Philip Pullman has resigned as president of the Society of Authors (SoA) following controversy over his support for an author accused of racial stereotyping and ableism. Pullman came under fire last year when he came out in favor of Scottish poet and writer Kate Clanchy for her book ‘Some Kids I Taught and […]

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Scientists are finding ways to study and reconstruct past smells

In a new call to action published in Nature Human behaviorresearchers from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Jena, Germany, discuss the importance of smell in human history and how and why experts might investigate smells of the past . In recent years, millions of people around the world have […]

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Wisconsin Historical Society Announces Design Team for New Wisconsin History Center

The Department of Administration and the Wisconsin Historical Society selected Continuum Architects + Planners in association with SmithGroup as the design and engineering team for the new Wisconsin History Center, which will replace the current Wisconsin Historical Museum on Capitol Square in Madison. MADISON, Wis., March 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The Department of Administration and […]

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Wisconsin Historical Society Announces Design Team for New Wisconsin History Center | News

The Department of Administration and the Wisconsin Historical Society selected Continuum Architects + Planners in association with SmithGroup as the design and engineering team for the new Wisconsin History Center, which will replace the current Wisconsin Historical Museum on Capitol Square in Madison. MADISON, Wis., March 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The Department of Administration and […]

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Roundtable: Celebrating science in a fractured society, April 12 |

Join a panel of attendees for a conversation about one of the most serious challenges facing humanity – the anti-science movement. The discussion will take place on Tuesday, April 12 from 4-6 p.m. at the Staller Center. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is required at scgp.stonybrook.edu. Science is one of […]

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AI is transforming society, but management remains hesitant – and for good reason

The trend: Progress in AI manufacture the technology omnipresent, particularly in the financial sector, but questions of ethics and reliability weigh heavily. Surveys reveal that C-level executives in several industries aren’t too eager to start using it themselves. AI is commonly used for lower level tactical decision making, but it is not a common practice […]

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Meet Flores, the resilient society of R&B singers must listen

In this digital age where we’re fed carbon copies of the same-looking and sounding popstar, it’s refreshing to see a brown-skinned concept artist stand out in a predominantly white Latin music scene. Utilizing her experiences as a woman of color and of Indigenous and immigrant descent, R&B singer-songwriter Flores is thriving singing the best asset […]

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company selects sprayer innovations | Cultures

The applicator can be equipped with liquid delivery systems, dry pneumatics or dry centrifuges. The result is a single, versatile solution for year-round application of liquid or dry nutrients, crop protection products and cover crop seeding, AGCO said. CaseIH Patriot 50 Series Sprayers The Case IH Patriot 50 Series line of sprayers has been completely […]

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How Universities Can Teach About Society’s Most Pressing Issues, By Toyin Falola

Contrary to popular belief, our universities cannot solve all of society’s problems or even teach about them. Every society contains many centers of knowledge – domestic, public, private, industrial, etc. We belong to the higher education cluster and cannot perform tasks assigned to other sectors, such as primary and secondary. Sometimes we inherit issues that […]

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What trends are impacting DC diet investment menus?

The NEPC has released its 2021 Defined Contribution (DC) Plan Trends and Fees Survey, examining current plan investment trends and innovations in key sectors. While target date funds (TDFs) continue to be the “turnkey solution,” NEPC notes that one of the most significant developments is that menus are shifting towards index funds. In 2021, 44% […]

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Maryland Acupuncture Society Announces First-Ever Event Featuring Technology for Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Practitioners, Hosted via vFairs

Poster for the MAS virtual event TAKOMA PARK, Maryland (PRWEB) March 25, 2022 The Maryland Acupuncture Society has announced that it will host a one-of-a-kind event. The EHR Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine and Tech Expo is taking place virtually May 21-22, 2022. The event is open to practitioners of all skill and experience levels, […]

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Maryland Acupuncture Society Announces First-Ever Event Featuring Technology for Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Practitioners, Hosted via vFairs | News

EHR Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine and Tech Expo will take place virtually from May 21 – 22, 2022. It will connect providers and practitioners in the space to improve efficiencies and capabilities within the practice. TAKOMA PARK, Maryland, March 25, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The Maryland Acupuncture Society has announced that it will host a one-of-a-kind […]

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The Maine Historical Society celebrates 200 years with a new exhibit

As part of its 200th anniversary celebration, the Maine Historical Society exhibit showcases Maine fashion in the late 19th century. PORTLAND, Maine – If you’ve ever wanted to step back in time, look no further than the Maine Historical Society’s new exhibit, Northern Threads: two centuries of dress. As part of the historical society’s 200th […]

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Getting more students to develop technology that benefits society

For most of the 10 years I thought about thermostats, I had no intention of building one. It was the early 2000s, and I was at Apple making the first iPhone. I got married, I had children. I was busy. But again, I was also very cold. Freezing cold. Every time my wife and I […]

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Data Society Recognized for Innovation in Data Science Education with 2022 Data Breakthrough Award, Educational Product of the Year

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. Prestigious international awards program recognizes outstanding data technology products and companies WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Data Society, the leading provider of industry-specific data science training and cutting-edge AI solutions for government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies, today announced that it was selected as “Data Product […]

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Data Society Recognized for Innovation in Data Science Education with 2022 Data Breakthrough Award, Educational Product of the Year | Business and finance

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 24, 2022– Data Society, the leading provider of industry-tailored data science training and cutting-edge AI solutions for government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies, today announced that it has been selected as the “Product Data Breakthrough of the Year for Education” at the third annual Data Breakthrough Awards Program run by Data Breakthrough, an […]

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Data Society Recognized for Innovation in Data Science Education with 2022 Data Breakthrough Award, Educational Product of the Year | Your money

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 24, 2022– Data Society, the leading provider of industry-tailored data science training and cutting-edge AI solutions for government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies, today announced that it has been selected as the “Product Data Breakthrough of the Year for Education” at the third annual Data Breakthrough Awards Program run by Data Breakthrough, an […]

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Seven financial issues that millennials confront that their parents didn’t

They are a generation born between 1981 and 1996 recognized for being tech-savvy, following their hobbies, and destroying industries. They’re also recognized for holding their generation’s financial problems. If you are in need of money visit Oak Park Financial now! Millennials grew up or joined the workforce during the Great Recession, posing particular financial problems. […]

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Casting Society praises ‘CODA’, ‘West Side Story’, ‘Don’t Look Up’ and more

Best Picture Oscar nominees CODA, West Side Story and Don’t look up were among the winners of the Casting company37th annual Artios Rewards, which were presented today in a virtual ceremony broadcast live on YouTube. Check out the full list below. Other films scoring trophies that honor casting directors include Encanto, the tender bass and […]

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The Bach Society of St. Louis Festival returns with in-person performances | The music

By Daniel Durchholz Post-Expedition Special After the pandemic forced the cancellation of the 2020 Bach Festival and moved the 2021 edition online, the 2022 Bach Society of St. Louis Festival is back on track with live performances of masterpieces from Bach in April and May. Highlights include performances of the six Brandenburg concertos and the […]

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Company Management Software Market Upcoming Trends, Company Growth, Competitors, Company Market Share Analysis

The Global company management software market The report emphasizes on a detailed understanding of some crucial factors such as size, share, sales, forecasted trends, supply, production, demand, industry, and CAGR to provide a comprehensive perspective of the overall market. In addition, the report also highlights challenges impeding market growth and expansion strategies employed by leading […]

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Decatur County Historical Society to Host Upcoming Events | News

The Decatur County Historical Society has a series of upcoming events. Some of these events will be held at the Decatur County Historical Society, located at 222 N. Franklin St. Greensburg, IN. On March 26, from 2 to 3 p.m., the society will present the “What They Wore Underneath” program at the museum gallery. Donna […]

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The spring issue of Plan Consultant is now online!

The latest digital edition of the ASPPA members-only magazine has gone live for you! More and more independent APTs are joining collaborative groups to pool their resources and expertise. In the cover story of our digital-only spring issue, editor John Iekel addresses the question: what’s driving this trend? And in the issue’s two feature articles, […]

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The Dish Society restaurant aims to offer a $30 for $20 experience

Houston-based Dish Society aims to provide an elevated, largely locally sourced meal at a reasonable price in a flexible serving format. “We really want to deliver a $30 for $20 experience,” said Aaron Lyons, founder and CEO of the six-unit brand’s parent company, Five 12 Restaurant Concepts. “That’s our goal at Dish Society.” The eight-year-old […]

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Society of Women Engineers – The Wichitan

To educate the student population during Women’s History Month, the Society of Women Engineers MSU Chapter researches and creates posters about historic women in STEM. Since SWE became a national organization in 1953, it has gained membership in more than 400 collegiate and professional chapters in the United States and Puerto Rico, including the chapter […]

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Thomas Bayrle’s superforms construct the archetypes of mass society

The artist’s latest exhibition, “Monotony in a hurry,” features portraits of the most ubiquitous faces of modern media “Everything is made up of everything, in the small as in the large”, says Thomas Bayrle. “Everything can be modulated from everything, like in a kind of rubber world.” It’s a statement that captures the essence of […]

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Saudi leaders commit to a drug-free society

RIYADH: Five Saudi universities have been added to the QS World University Rankings 2022, bringing the total number to 14 from just nine in 2019. Three Saudi universities also moved up the rankings, King Abdulaziz University, King Saud University and King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, ranking between 51 and 319 in the world […]

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Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy president shares tips for quality sleep

By Modupe Gbadeyanka A healthcare product called eClinic, which aims to effectively address the challenges associated with medical records management, has been reintroduced by Interswitch eClat Healthcare Limited, an innovative healthcare technology solutions provider and subsidiary of the Interswitch Group. Upon re-launching the product, Interswitch eClat said it has brought back the product as part […]

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Alone, Harassed and Abandoned in Society: The Lived Experiences of Iranian Homeless Youth | BMC Psychology

Alone, harassed and abandoned in society According to the experiences of homeless young adults, they escaped from the community due to SA and addiction, feeling like a burden on others and social isolation, and not only were they left without support in society, but they also suffered from all kinds of physical and psychological harassment. […]

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Technology, Culture and Society, By Toyin Falola

Culture encompasses technology and other attributable abstract or physical materials. Every culture is mainly dependent on technological breakthroughs. Different things would define societies, and they are mostly considered to be original to that society. However, society itself did not start out with this knowledge hovering above the waters as it did in the beginning. Each […]

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Who are we now? by Jason Cowley review – England, my England | Society books

HDuring this subtle and sophisticated attempt at diagnosing the state of the nation, Jason Cowley is treated to a tour of the East London Mosque in Whitechapel, Britain’s largest and oldest. He is there to talk to Imam Mohammed Mahmoud, who became famous for his calm wisdom during the Finsbury Park Mosque attack, when he […]

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How to Improve Retirement Readiness in Underrepresented Groups

For plan sponsors wondering what they can do to help diverse workers increase their retirement savings, a new document outlines plan features and strategies that can help bolster the savings of underserved workers. In Improving the retirement readiness of underrepresented groups, Alight explains that employers have benefited from having a diverse population of employees because […]

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COVID-19: How the pandemic has changed society

Since March 2020, supply chain disruptions have been a huge pain point for Americans and others around the world. Whether it’s an out-of-stock crib, not seeing a familiar product on the grocery store shelves, or hard-to-find gifts this holiday season, nearly everyone has been affected by supply chain issues as a by-product of the pandemic. […]

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Back issues: 100 years of the Palmerston North Horticultural Society

“The love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies,” wrote the late British horticulturist Gertrude Jekyll. In March 2022 the Palmerston North Horticultural Society celebrates 100 years of sharing the love of horticulture. However, in three separate incarnations, the company dates back over 140 years. On October 15, 1881, a well-attended meeting […]

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Watch: Pakistan’s First Lady calls for an inclusive society for determined people at Expo 2020 event in Dubai

Dubai: Samina Alvi, the First Lady of Pakistan – wife of President Dr Arif Alvi – stressed the need for an inclusive society for determined people at an Expo 2020 event in Dubai on Thursday. A strong advocate for the rights of determined people, Alvi was the guest of honor at a seminar on “Pakistan […]

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Meet the 2022 Bouchet Honor Society Scholars at a Celebration Tea | VTX

Five doctoral students have been selected as new members of the Virginia Tech chapter of the National Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society. The Graduate School will recognize Isil Anakok, Gabriela L. Carrillo, Anaid D. Shaver, Michelle White, and Johnny C. Woods Jr. during a tea party on Wednesday, March 23 from 3:30 p.m. to […]

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Goodbye Anna Delvey, high society swindler. Hello Anna Sorokin, artist

Is Anna “Delvey” Sorokin an artist, and could that help keep her in America? The con man turned socialite is the subject and star of a Lower East Side art exhibit opening tomorrow, March 17, “Free Anna Delvey!” The exhibition – at 176 Delancey Street on the Lower East Side, until the 24th – opens […]

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Conference on social mobility in partnership with the Manchester Law Society | Events | Insights and Events

Our half-day conference on social mobility will demonstrate the importance of improving this key area. More than that, this event will provide practical information on how to implement a social mobility strategy in your company and give examples of the benefits for the company, as well as for individuals. The program includes keynote speakers from […]

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The Casting Society celebrates its 40th anniversary with the Virtual Artios Awards

The Casting Society celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, just as the entertainment industry marks the diversity and authenticity of many film and television roles, from “CODA” and “West Side Story” to “Bridgerton.” . In honor of the landmark, company executives hoped to hold an in-person ceremony for the Artios Awards, their annual event honoring […]

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Jeevika Fellowship, Street Vendors, Center for Civil Society

Life needs freedom. Freedom needs you! Join the Jeevika community to protect the rights of street vendors in Delhi Samjad – a fruit vendor in Yusuf Sarai market – was arbitrarily fined INR 2,000-3,000 for hoarding and nuisance under the Delhi Municipal Corporation Act 1957. But the penalty under this law is only INR 50. […]

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Red Deer Revitalization Society urges city to keep homeless people out of downtown

This guide is dedicated to sharing the main reasons why having a virtual data room is crucial and useful. Check what features are available and how they can help your business, for example, how to reduce human error with VDR. Among a plethora of solutions to do business effectively, individuals have no excuse for saying […]

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Our animal abuse reflects a society gone to dogs

When a video of West Ham defender Kurt Zouma kicking and throwing his cat surfaced online, it was widely condemned by animal lovers around the world. While the footballer’s act was heavily criticized as animal abuse and almost cost him his career, it reveals the seriousness with which animal welfare issues are treated in other […]

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Asia Society Texas Tiger Ball 2022 raises record $1.65 million

HOUSTON, March 14, 2022 – With a star-studded lineup, the Asia Society Texas Tiger Ball 2022 commemorated the 10th anniversary of its center’s opening and raised $1.65 million, a record for the event of the organization. Led by ball chairs Leigh and Reggie Smith and Tripp Carterthe March 11 event celebrated honorary prom presidents Nancy […]

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The New York Choral Society returns to live performances

The New York Choral Society has announced their return to live performance with “Love in Action”. The April 2 performance will take place at the New York Society for Ethical Culture and it will be a concert of choral music that will bring together the work of eight contemporary American composers who explore universal themes […]

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Technology and Society: We should have seen it coming | Opinion

Computers are tools for solving problems of many types ranging from keeping financial records to simulating and predicting climate change, but, as we all know, they can also create new and unforeseen problems that have experienced explosive growth since they began solving problems for the Department of Defense in the second half of the 20th […]

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Patricia Hart Society Hosts Annual Hart to Heart Luncheon | WLife

For the first time in two years, members of the Patricia Hart Society recently gathered at the Embassy Suites in Franklin for the Hart to Heart Luncheon, an annual event that, like many others, has been canceled for the past two years. This year’s Hart to Heart luncheon highlighted the literacy projects of the Patricia […]

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Company Management Software Market Key Players Analysis Growth, Demand Ahead – The Bollywood Ticket

Company Management Software Market Outlook: Global company management software market the report includes the objectives and scopes of the market during the forecast period by highlighting the key segments, trends and major players to provide comprehensive data on the market status, trends, segmentation and development forecast of the global company management software market. The research […]

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Independent Data Presented at Society for Surgical Oncology Conference Demonstrates DecisionDx®-Melanoma Outperforms T-Stage in Identifying Patients at Low Risk for Sentinel Node Positivity

FRIENDSWOOD, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Castle Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: CSTL), a company that improves health through innovative tests that guide patient care, today announced new data further demonstrating the performance of DecisionDx®-Melanoma and i31-SLNB to provide a better prediction of the risk of sentinel lymph node (SLN) positivity, compared to the use of T stage factors alone, in […]

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It’s not business as usual at the World Trade Organization

national interest March 11, 2022 The following is an excerpt from ASPI Vice President Wendy Cutler and ambassador Rufus YerxaCommentary originally published in The National Interest. Vladimir Putin’s brutal invasion of Ukraine was a seismic event for the world’s major democracies, bringing them together in a way that only a few weeks ago seemed unimaginable. […]

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Bar president wins diversity award | News

Law Society President I. Stephanie Boyce was honored at the Burberry British Diversity Awards. Last night she was named co-winner of the Inspirational Model of the Year award. The British Diversity Awards celebrate individuals, companies and organizations who lead efforts to champion diversity and inclusion. Boyce, the sixth woman and first black person to lead […]

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Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Announces 2022 Gold Medal Winners

On March 11, Paul Massie Saunders Sr. died at the age of 89. The second generation leader of Saunders Brothers is survived by his devoted wife of over 65 years, Tatum Newbill Saunders. A man of many interests, Paul passionately loved God, his family, his country, local history, boxwood, peaches, apples, Indian artifacts, antique farm […]

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Society of Editors Launches Hub on Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging

Regional news chiefs will be offered help in recruiting journalists from diverse backgrounds under a new initiative by the Society of Editors. The SoE’s Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Hub, which is operational today, will provide free advice, case studies and resources on diversity and inclusion in the media. The creation of the hub was unveiled […]

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Originally reserved for white men, the Maine Historical Society now chronicles the state’s diverse history

PORTLAND, Maine – In February 1822, Maine was not quite 2 years old. The state had yet to make much history since its separation from Massachusetts in March 1820. But that didn’t stop a group of 49 history buffs from forming the Maine Historical Society in Portland that winter. It was, and still is, the […]

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Society wants to be a bar for literally everyone

The latest hospitality business to open on the former site of Bar Mallozzi and Mum Cha is a bar with a ‘crowd-friendly’ food and drink menu with a primary aim of providing customers with a ‘good time’ . About a week before the Adelaide Fringe proliferates throughout the CBD, a new bar has launched at […]

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Lighthouse International Film Society presents the short films nominated for the 2022 Oscars

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 03/08/2022 (LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ) — Lighthouse International Film Society will present the 2022 Academy Award-nominated series of shorts at the Long Beach Island Arts & Sciences Foundation on March 18-19, giving you the chance to choose the Oscar shorts winner! There will be three separate […]

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Hamilton County Humane Society Pit Bulls

HAMILTON COUNTY — Did you know that according to the American Temperament Test Society, Pit Bulls pass their temperament test 87% of the time? This means they rank 4th out of 122 breeds tested, which means they are one of the most affectionate and least aggressive dog breeds. The Humane Society of Hamilton County dedicates […]

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Addictions and Law, Justice and Society Programs Ready for Fall 2022

Two programs to consider for fall 2022 are Addiction Studies and Law, Justice, and Society. Addiction Studies prepares students for careers in addictions, behavioral disorders, and mental health counseling. Employment in these fields is expected to grow 23% from 2020 to 2030 according to federal labor data. In Massachusetts and locally in Worcester County, the […]

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Encouraging women in tech is key to protecting society from AI bias – TechTalks

By Xiaoman Hu Encouraging women in AI has never been more urgent. A study of World Economic Forum noted a gender disparity of 78% male versus 22% female in AI and data science. This disparity is not just a challenge within the workforce. It reflects a very nuanced issue that goes beyond a single workplace […]

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The main task of the future human society will be to regulate technology

Every year nearly three-quarters of a million people die from mosquito-borne diseases, and with climate change the problem is getting worse. EU researchers are giving public health officials the tools they need to take rapid, targeted action. Some of the deadliest animals have the smallest bites. It is undeniable that each year more than a […]

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The main task of the future human society will be to regulate technology – Analysis – Eurasia Review

The widespread application of digital technology has led to profound changes in society, thus raising questions of market order and supervision in the digital age. In the digital age, market structures and business models have undergone significant changes. The unprecedented density, depth and breadth of market transactions, the complexity of transaction forms and content, and […]

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Conversion therapy is harmful to LGBTQ people and costs society as a whole, study finds

CNN — So-called conversion therapy causes severe emotional damage to LGBTQ people and can even be fatal, but it also comes at a high financial cost to individuals and to society as a whole, according to a new study. The study, published Monday in the medical journal JAMA Pediatrics, analyzed 28 previous studies of conversion […]

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The President of the Bar calls for more diversity in the profession

The majority of lawyers in Ireland are women, but men continue to dominate the upper ranks of the profession, the Law Society president has said. On International Women’s Day on Tuesday, with a call for more diversity in the profession, Michelle Ní Longáin said it would help “break down prejudices” and increase access to justice […]

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Overcoming the double discrimination of society

Women’s Day is fast approaching and women with disabilities are an important narrative to explore as they face double discrimination, considering their gender. Intersectionality makes these women more vulnerable to hatred and ostracism, as evidenced by two recent cases involving public places like a restaurant and a movie theater. The 2011 census indicates that more […]

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17 in MCA inducted into honor society

March 01, 2022 For a man with local ties, the photos and videos of Russia’s brutal attack on Ukraine hold special significance. Don Masura is a second-generation Ukrainian-American. Although he was born in the United States, raised around Detroit, he still identifies strongly with the native country of his grandparents. “My grandparents immigrated to the […]

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Kung Fu Movie Nights: “The Grandmaster”

Program Friday, May 13, 20228:00 p.m. Film screening We’re celebrating the biggest hits (pun intended!) of Hong Kong martial arts films from the 1970s to today with a series of outdoor movie nights! With breakthrough performances from superstars Bruce Lee, Jet Li and Jackie Chan; iconic fight scenes from choreographers including Yuen Woo-Ping; and directed […]

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Trenton Film Society presents Oscar-nominated shorts

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 03/03/2022 (TRENTON, NJ) — The Trenton Film Society is back at the Mill Hill Playhouse, bringing you in-person screenings of the Oscar-nominated shorts of 2022, across documentary, live-action and animation categories. the New York Times the reviewer remarked that “this year’s shorts are an eclectic bunch”; […]

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How a Simple Crop Can Boost Retirement Savings

“Pennies” on “percentage”? A new study finds that a simple change in information architecture, such as how the savings rate is framed, can lead to a significant increase in savings behavior among low-income employees. Conducted in association with the Voya Behavioral Finance Institute for Innovation, researchers from Carnegie Mellon University (Dr Richard Mason), Cornell University […]

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Pakistan Advertisers Society Signs MoU with Walee Technologies to Launch Influencer Insights Report – Sponsored

Walee Technologies recently acquired UAE-based Mirrorr.com for $8 million to enhance its social listening tool. Below from left to right: Ahsan Tahir, Afsheen Rizvi. Top left to right: Ahmed Bilal, Qamar Abbas One of Pakistan’s oldest and largest advertising industry trade associations, the Pakistan Advertisers Society (PAS), signed a strategic agreement with Walee Technologies on […]

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Congressional rivals try to divide society along caste, religious lines; Ignoring People’s Problems: Priyanka Gandhi | India News

SONBHADRA (UP): Congress Secretary General Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday accused rival parties of trying to divide people according to caste and religion, and ignoring their problems like inflation and the unemployment. Targeting the ruling BJP, she said it was the government’s duty to alleviate the problems of the public, but in Uttar Pradesh the […]

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Comment: Interracial friendships are crucial to society

Think back to your first year of college for a moment. Think about the types of people you have turned to. Did they look like you? For most people, the answer is yes. Although it’s probably unconscious, it’s still something you should question. I’m multiracial, so I’m used to not looking like anyone in the […]

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IEEE Computer Society Diversity and Inclusion Fund Announces Newly Approved Programs

“While diversity, equity, and inclusion remain integral to the Computer Society’s mission, impactful projects approved through the Diversity and Inclusion Fund promote the Society’s continued progress to support a more inclusive community for members and beyond,” said Nita PatelChairman of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee and President-Elect of the IEEE CS. “This project was created […]

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Women’s History Month Lectures Address Women’s Roles in Society and Diversity | News

Issues facing women in the United States and abroad will be the focus of Women’s History Month discussions this month. Carolina Rocha, professor of Spanish and Latin American studies, is the director of the Women’s Studies Program, which coordinates programming for Women’s History Month. She said she wanted to raise awareness of the issues that […]

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Aged society needs a new provident fund

Elderly people wait near Phra Nakhon district in early January to register for benefits. Last year, the cabinet approved a government pension fund bill that will open the door for informal workers to pay monthly contributions. (Photo: Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) The year 2022 comes with some challenges for Thailand that require proper preparation. Foremost among these […]

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Local Feature: Connecticut Historical Society Museum

Abbey O’Leary ’24 Contributing author As one of the oldest regions in the country, Connecticut has a rich and fascinating history. Right here in Hartford, the Connecticut Historical Society Museum and Library has provided a way to preserve that history and culture while encouraging visitors to discover Connecticut’s own history and discover little pieces of […]

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Living in a society obsessed with alcohol | Opinion

Staying sober is hard. Throw toxic alcohol culture and mental health stigma into the mix and the difficulty escalates. Allowing addiction and treating mental health as taboo is easier and more dangerous than you might think. The last nine years of my life have practically been spent watching alcoholism suck the life out of someone […]

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Green Society promotes environmental awareness – Le Paisano

The Green Society is an environmental-based organization at UTSA. They revolve around advocating for topics such as sustainability and respect for the environment. “I feel like the greatest thing we offer is camaraderie [and] friendship,” said Karina Guthmann. Guthmann, a proud environmentalist and vice president of the Green Society, joined the organization three years ago. […]