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How do the Justice Society of America and the Justice League fit together?

In black adam, we’re introduced, for the first time in the DCU, to the Justice Society of America, a group of superheroes who seem to have been working for a while and who also work for Amanda Waller. It’s very different from the dynamic we’ve seen between Waller and superheroes so far. While the Justice […]

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New video on careers in climate change

As part of Green Careers Week, we’ve released a new video in our ‘So you wanna do something about climate change…’ series. This video features Tara Bryer, Science Communication Advisor for Climate Outreach. Encouraged by so many young people who are leading the way in taking action to keep the climate crisis on the global […]

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European Union campaign on “EU support for a peaceful and inclusive society”

The European Union (EU) Delegation to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, together with its implementing partners, organized a series of activities as part of the broader campaign “EU Support for a Peaceful Society and Inclusive” at Independence Arcade, Colombo 7, from October 26 to November 11, 2022. The exhibition space will be open to […]

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What does an inclusive global stocktake look like for civil society?

The Global balance sheet (GST) is at the heart of the Paris Agreement’s ambition mechanism, an iterative process to increase climate action by all countries by periodically reviewing how well current efforts are meeting treaty goals. The results of the GST can then help countries collectively assess and understand what needs to be done to […]

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Rankin’s National Autistic Society campaign celebrates autistic women and non-binary people

The National Autistic Society’s “Now I Know” campaign shines a light on the lives of autistic women and non-binary people to improve understanding of autism. Through the lens of personal experience, Ogilvy Health’s campaign aims to raise awareness of late diagnosis and encourage others to share their story. The UK’s leading charity for people with […]

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The “EU Support for Peaceful and Inclusive Society” project is underway – The Island

… adequate checks and balances in place The Bar Association of Sri Lanka has warned the government and all political parties represented in parliament that if the 21st Amendment (introduced in Parliament as the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution Bill) fails to create strong independent institutions, it will affect future law reform initiatives such as […]

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LGBTQ officers issue statement against Free Speech Society event

YUSU LGBTQ part-time officers issued a statement against an event organized by the Free Speech Society. The Free Speech Society welcomes William Clouston, leader of the Social Democratic Party, on October 27 for an event entitled “Why it’s all wrong and how to fix it” where he will deliver a speech followed by a question […]

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EU emphasizes an inclusive and peaceful society in Sri Lanka

An inclusive and peaceful society is one of the two priorities for European Union (EU) cooperation with Sri Lanka from 2021 to 2027. The EU Delegation to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, together with its implementing partners, organized a series of activities as part of the wider “EU support for a peaceful and inclusive society” […]

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Biochemical Society Diversity in Science Grants 2023

Deadline: November 21, 2022 The Biochemical Society Scientific Diversity Grant Program 2023 is now open for applications! Help create and support a representative scientific community through the Scientific Diversity Grants. The grants are open to anyone from anywhere in the world who has a project that will support and address issues related to inclusion and […]

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World Food Forum 2022: Science, Policy and Society Interface: Challenges and Opportunities

The interaction between policy makers, scientists and society is a crucial requirement for the development of policies on sustainable agriculture, food security and nutrition. We often find that science and other forms of knowledge are not always used effectively in policy making. It is widely recognized that policy makers do not inform scientists of their […]

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KOSU and StateImpact Win 18 Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists Awards

KOSU, StateImpact Oklahoma and Focus: Black Oklahoma have won 18 awards from the Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists, Professional Chapter for stories airing in 2021. StateImpact Oklahoma reporter Robby Korth was named “Top Broadcast Reporter” for his work in 2021, covering issues like tense school board meetings and how K-12 schools continued to be affected. […]

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“Not just with gender, but in all areas”

VFX Educator Pam Hogarth and Pixar’s Pete Docter were among this year’s winners Visual Effects Company Honors Celebration. The in-person ceremony took place Oct. 14 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, Calif., where VES members celebrated the accomplishments of their colleagues and the organization’s 25th anniversary. More Variety Docter, Pixar’s chief creative officer […]

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Visual Effects Society Awards: A Celebration of Community and a Call for Diversity and Inclusion, Work-Life Balance

As the Visual Effects Society marks its 25th anniversary, the annual VES Awards ceremony on Friday included a celebration as well as a call for more diversity and inclusion, as well as a greater effort to reach a work-life balance amid industry-wide attention. . on the long hours of work held by many VFX artists […]

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Visual Effects Society honors include call for diversity and inclusion – The Hollywood Reporter

As the Visual Effects Company marks its 25th anniversary, the annual VES awards ceremony on Friday included a celebration as well as a call for more diversity and inclusion, as well as a greater effort to achieve work-life balance personal amid industry-wide attention to the long hours guarded by many Visual effects artists within current […]

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Alcohol abuse, impact on health and society – Le Sangai Express

15-Oct-2022 | Prof (Dr) Nimai Chand Luwang Alcohol consumption is quite common in India, in both rural and urban areas, ranging from 23% to 74% among men and 24% to 48% among women. In the West, alcohol is consumed everywhere: festivals, sporting events, weddings, barbecues, concerts, brunch… it’s hard to think […]

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Kinetic in Concert: “Musical inspirations and identity: France and Korea”

Program Ready to become a member of the Asia Society Texas? Join now! Join or renew online Already a member? Log in to the Member Portal to access your membership status, benefits and rates! Log in now Friday, February 3, 20237:30 p.m. Program8:30 p.m. Cocktail dinner Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in […]

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Asian Business Association honors Society 1’s Takashi Cheng with Media Visionary of the Year award –

The coveted distinction was awarded during the 46e Annual IMPACT Awards at CBS Studio Center STUDIO CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A large crowd filled the same production sets that once housed the cast of Seinfeld and That 70s show to celebrate their AAPI contemporaries at the Asian Business Association Gala. The theme for the evening was “Real […]

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Asian Business Association Honors Society 1’s Takashi Cheng with Media Visionary of the Year Award | Company

STUDIO CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–October 11, 2022– A large crowd filled the same production sets that once housed the casts of Seinfeld and That 70s show to celebrate their AAPI contemporaries at the Asian Business Association Gala. The theme for the evening was “Real Old Hollywood” and many stars were on hand for the festivities. This […]

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Alexei Kornyshev wins the gold medal of the International Society for Electrochemistry | Imperial News

Professor Alexei Kornyshev won the Electrochimica Acta Gold Medal for his significant contributions to electrochemistry. He is the third British scientist to win this medal, which is the highest honor in the International Society of Electrochemistry (ISE). It was announced last week at the ISE General Assembly. As part of the award, he will give […]

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Law Society calls for actions, not words during Black History Month

I. Stephanie Boyce calls on the legal sector to adopt the Black History Month theme, “Time for Change: Action, Not Words” in her final year as President of the Law Society. I. Stephanie Boyce has announced she will be leaving the Law Society of England and Wales as Black History Month encourages people to improve […]

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Girl Scout Sage Garver recognized by CT Audubon Society and City of Fairfield

Fairfield, Conn. – In recognition for winning the Girl Scout Gold Award, Sage Garver of Fairfield was recently celebrated by the Connecticut Audubon Society with the unveiling of a new outdoor bench in her honor at the CAS Center in Fairfield. Sage’s accomplishment was also recognized by Fairfield’s first head coach, Brenda Kupchick, who joined […]

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International pianists will perform during the company’s new season

The next season of the DARLINGTON Piano Society brings international pianists to the city in a series of recitals showcasing the breadth of the classical repertoire and the talent of its performers. It begins with a return visit from Leon McCawley on October 16 to a program of works by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert […]

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Rod Liddle and Julie Bindel to speak at Durham Union Society – Palatinate St Michael’s Day events

By Joe Rossiter Columnist Rod Liddle is due to visit Durham University in November to speak at a Union event, Palatinate can reveal. Controversial writer Julie Bindel, who canceled two Durham events, was also scheduled for a debate at the Durham Union Society. Liddle’s scheduled November appearance will come less than a year after his […]

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Darlington Piano Society recitals will demonstrate ‘astonishing’ breadth of classical repertoire

OUTSTANDING PIANIST: Mariam Batsashvili, winner of the 2014 Liszt Competition, will perform as part of the next season of the Darlington Piano Society Submitted by Darlington Piano Society The next season of a Darlington-based piano society will bring international pianists to the city in a series of recitals demonstrating the astonishing breadth of the classical […]

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Nevada County Historical Society’s Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum Receives California Humanities Grant

California Humanities recently announced the September 2022 Humanities For All Project Grant. The Nevada County Historical Society’s Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum has received $5,000 for its project titled “Who is Sarah Kidder?” “. Humanities For All Project Grant is a competitive California Humanities grant program that supports locally developed projects that address the needs, interests, […]

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Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)® Announces 2022 IDSA Award Winners |

Winners of the 2022 IDSA Awards include pioneering industrial designers and educators. SEATTLE, September 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The winners of the 2022 IDSA Awards have been revealed live on September 14, 2022as part of IDSA’s annual International Design Conference (IDC)® in Seattle, WA. The awards ceremony, held in person at Benaroya Hall and streamed […]

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The Humane Society of the United States

Join us full time At the Humane Society of the United States, we are animal caretakers and herbal chefs, technology specialists and maintenance technicians, scientists and veterinarians, communication strategists and accountants, graphic designers and project managers and more, striving to everything animals. Browse our job opportunities! View Careers Volunteer The Humane Society of the United […]

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Coins are a window into early Deccan society

OWe examine how local coins can help understand early Deccan social formation. Local coins are the coins issued by local rulers, who bore names or titles such as Gobhada, Samagopa, Mahāsenāpati, Mahātalavara, Mahārathi, Sada, Kura, etc., and ruled over several early Deccan localities since the middle of the second century BCE to the third century […]

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Houston’s Asian American Travels: John Tran

Produced in partnership with MAX Studios at the University of St. Thomas and Yetter Coleman LLP As a native of Houston, John Tran learned to appreciate the comfort of the large Vietnamese community in the area – as well as the diversity that lies beyond, demonstrating that in Houston, differences are celebrated. No matter our […]

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Asia Society’s second annual Mid-Autumn Festival highlights regional folk holiday traditions

HOUSTON, Sept. 7, 2022 – Asia Society Texas welcomed more than 1,000 guests to the Center’s second annual Mid-Autumn Festival, with performances, crafts and food reflecting different cultural traditions inspired by the popular festival. Visitors learned about the legend of the Chinese moon goddess Chang’e, the role of mooncakes in the formation of the Ming […]

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The real solution is not to make society casteless, but to find justice for the victims of caste discrimination: Justice Chandracud

Supreme Court Justice, Justice DY Chandrachud delivered the inaugural address of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at IIT Delhi on Tuesday. He spoke of “Realizing Diversity – Making Differences in Higher EducationInterestingly, one of the questions posed to Judge Chandrachud was about “eliminating caste” as a viable solution to preventing caste discrimination. However, Judge […]

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Jefferson Educational Society satellite lectures return to Edinboro

An Erie-based nonprofit institution that promotes civic enlightenment and drives community progress for the region will host a series of three satellite conferences at the PennWest Edinboro campus. The “Satellite Campus Lectures”, led by Jefferson Educational Societywill feature three prominent local speakers – including a retired teacher from Edinboro – throughout the fall. “PennWest and […]

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American Society for Cell Biology Announces 2022 Honorary Awards and Recognition

Newswise — The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) recognizes 18 outstanding individuals for their diverse achievements in the life sciences. “The ASCB Honors Awards recognize individuals who make significant contributions to our community,” said ASCB CEO Rebecca Alvania. “The Society honors those whose research significantly advances our understanding of the cell, whose dedication to […]

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Register today for the annual meeting of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists

Reserve your place now for the 76th Annual Scientific Meeting and Showcase of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC76) in Los Angeles, California, December 12-14, 2022. The full scientific session agenda is available, so Register now at preferential rates to save as much as possible. SCC has again added an extra half day of science […]

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Hyderabad Runners Society Unveil NMDC Hyderabad Marathon 2022 Finishers Medal Powered by IDFC FIRST Bank

Races will be posted as follows: Full Marathon at 5:00am, Half Marathon at 6:00am (from People Plaza, Necklace Road) and 10K Run at 7:00am from Hitex, Madhapur. As one of the most popular and top rated marathons in India, returns for the 11th year, over 16,000 runners, health and fitness enthusiasts, volunteers, medical staff, city […]

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Hyderabad Runners Society Unveil NMDC Hyderabad Marathon 2022 Finishers Medal

NNA | Updated: August 26, 2022 1:49 p.m. STI New Delhi [India], August 26 (ANI/GPRC): Hyderabad Runners Society and NMDC with the government. of Telangana has announced that the 11th Annual NMDC Hyderabad Marathon 2022 powered by IDFC FIRST Bank, will have over 16,000 registered participants. With hundreds of away participants coming to run in […]

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Illumina Genomics Forum to Feature American Cancer Society CEO Karen Knudsen on the Future of Cancer Genomics

Posted 08/25/22 Proposed by Illuminated Originally posted on Illumina News Center SAN DIEGO, Aug. 25, 2022 /CSRwire/ — Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN), a global leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies, announced it will feature Dr. Karen Knudsen , CEO of the American Cancer Society, at his inaugural Illumina Genomics Forum (IGF) on October 1. […]

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Members of the Academic Society value diversity and sustainability

About three-quarters of respondents to Wiley’s University Society Survey said they want societies to “take the lead” on diversity. Image – Getty iStockphoto: Michał Chodyra By Porter Anderson, Editor | @Porter_Anderson See also:England’s IOP: Researchers cite lack of funds for open accessCengage Gale and Bodleian Libraries: Asia-Pacific FellowshipsWiley says it provides lock-free “Oable” insights to […]

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Island Winds: Jeju Dances [SOLD OUT]

UPDATE (August 22, 2022) — This event is sold out. Tickets will not be available at the door. Program Tuesday, August 30, 20227:00 p.m. Show Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in place to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please review our health and safety guidelines to prepare for your […]

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On the nature of a free and open society, and why it is worth fighting for

The speed with which the universal rights and freedoms characteristic of the open society were suspended in deference to speculative, unorthodox and unfounded disease control theories should warn us that the hard-won achievements of the open society can be exchanged for the subjective experience of a little more security.1 That most of these freedoms have […]

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Executive Roundtable on Promoting Diversity of Voices and Equity in AI

Rejoin Asia Society Northern California for a Informal Executive Roundtable on Promoting Diversity of Voices and Equity in AI with Diy Yangassistant professor in the School of Interactive Computing at Georgia Tech and Michael Bernstein, associate professor of computer science and STMicroelectronics faculty fellow at Stanford University. This private event is for Innovator, Trailblazer, Advisory […]

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Redbourn added to Chiltern Society Photo Gallery

Published: 08:07 16 August 2022 Updated: 08:41 16 August 2022 Images in and around the village of Redbourn have been added to a gallery which aims to create the most comprehensive record of the Chilterns online. A 37-photo album is now part of the Chiltern Society PhotoGroup’s online gallery. It offers a complete illustrated record […]

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“A resounding success” – Industry first brings Sailors’ Society welfare at sea to 1,600 aspiring sailors

The first in a series of groundbreaking global wellness and mental health conferences designed exclusively for maritime school students has been hailed as a resounding success. More than 1,600 cadets from 21 Indian and Sri Lankan maritime colleges have registered to attend the first of four conferences created and run by the international maritime charity […]

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Webinars: Driving Social Mobility Change in the Profession

People from working class backgrounds are underrepresented in the legal profession, even more so at higher levels. Now President of the Law Society, Stephanie joins discussions with expert speakers on how we can remove barriers to entry and progression, and advance social mobility in the legal profession. Driving social mobility change in the profession In […]

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Historical Society partners with HoPE to celebrate diversity and promote inclusion

They are planning a special celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month to coincide with this year’s Big Red Apple Festival. The celebration will take place on September 24 at the Historical Society Building and adjacent to the Cornelia Library/Skate Park on Chattahoochee Street. The event “will expand the boundaries of the festival and celebrate the Hispanic […]

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FLORIDA TODAY Awards at the Florida Society of News Editors

FLORIDA TODAY won two first place awards from the Florida Society of News Editors for our journalism last year. Our division’s first-place winners were photographer Craig Bailey for sports photography and editor John Torres for Columns. Identity search:Torres: ‘In the Heights’ stirs emotions and makes me wonder where I belong | Opinion The newspaper also […]

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relaunch of the Women’s Security Society | Occupational safety

A rather splendid suite on the 29th floor of Guy’s Hospital in London was the venue for the relaunch of the Women’s Security Society. The host was Jayne King, Site and Security Services Manager at Guy’s and St Thomas Hospital, who introduced Houdah Al-Hakim. She recalled how the Society had been silent for some years; […]

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Colored Pencil Society of America is Inspired by Color, Inspiration Techniques

When many people think of art, they tend to think in terms of watercolor, oil, or even charcoal. However, the depth of color and painting effects that can be achieved with colored pencils have won over many artists who might not have considered them professional tools for their craft. An art exhibit at the Pacific […]

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Island Winds: Jeju Dances

Program Tuesday, August 30, 20227:00 p.m. Show Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in place to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please review our health and safety guidelines to prepare for your visit. Learn more Join Asia Society Texas for a special dance performance hosted by the Republic of Korea […]

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The Sailors’ Society leads the way in cadet welfare

Next week, in a first for the industry, maritime charity Sailors’ Society is launching a series of global wellness and mental health conferences designed exclusively for maritime school students. On August 3, more than 1,300 cadets from 21 maritime schools in India will participate in the first of four virtual events. After a successful pilot […]

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Australian Cinematographers Society Wider Lens report finds Australian film crews plagued by sexual harassment and racism

“It’s a breeding ground for bullying, harassment and discrimination,” she said. The Australian Cinematographers Society commissioned the research into “the development and diversity of the camera workforce”, focusing on cinematographers and other members of their team, including camera operators, shooters tuners, clamshell loaders and personnel who use Steadicams, underwater cameras and drones. Called A bigger […]

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Cultural Bridges with AARP 2022

Through a partnership with AARP, Asia Society provides multiple entry points for communities to learn more about Asian cultures, traditions and talents. Asia Society’s holistic programming educates and entertains by creating the highest quality engaging experiences from a variety of countries, cultures, viewpoints and art forms. By presenting content relevant to our community and the […]

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Asia Society Texas Announces Bold New Educational Project

First-of-its-kind initiative promises to transform student learning with Asian American and Asia-specific educational resources For high resolution images, please email Stephanie Todd-Wong, Director of Communications and Public Engagement: STWong@AsiaSociety.org To download a PDF copy of this press release, please click here HOUSTON, July 20, 2022 – Asia Society Texas (ASTX) is embarking on an ambitious […]

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Nation-building in a plural society: The strategies of Lee Kuan Yew

By Dr Bertrand Ramcharan Lee Kuan Yew and Forbes Burnham became prime ministers in their respective countries around the same time in the early 1960s. They were both gifted men, both national scholars, both graduated from prestigious universities, and all two eloquent statesmen. Lee had to build a nation with three ethnicities. Forbes Burnham needed […]

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A literary journey through Asia with Joanna Ho

Program Saturday August 20, 202210am program Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in place to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please review our health and safety guidelines to prepare for your visit. Learn more Join us and the Vietnam Culture and Science Association (VCSA) as we welcome the award-winning children’s […]

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‘We deserve to be celebrated this way’: How the Hue Society is rewriting the sommelier of color narrative

Tahiirah Habibi fell in love with wine while working in a hotel bar. Once she realized how passionate she was, she worked hard. She was a hostess during the day, but took wine lessons at night, studying diligently with the goal of becoming the first black female master sommelier. She honed her craft at the […]

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Central Alberta Pride Society Announces Central Alberta Pride Week Events

By rdnewsNOW Staff August 7-13, 2022 Jul 13, 2022 | 11:23 The Central Alberta Pride Society has released its calendar of Pride Week events ahead of a series of exciting events taking place in the area. Central Alberta Pride Week, scheduled for August 7-13, 2022, will feature activities in Red Deer, Sylvan Lake, Blackfalds and […]

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How Japan can embrace gender equality and foster a more inclusive society

By Makiko Eda / Special for The Japan News 5:16 p.m. JST, July 13, 2022 The World Economic Forum released the Gender Gap Index on July 13, which quantifies the gaps between men and women in four areas: economy, politics, education and health. Japan ranks last among advanced economies in the Group of Seven and […]

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Editor-in-Chief, Biological Physics in , for American Physical Society

Details Job : 12-Jul-22 Location: At national scale Preferred education: PhD Salary: At the height of experience. Categories: Biological Sciences Sector: Non-profit Work function: Editorial/Writing Further information: Telecommuting is allowed. Editor-in-Chief, Biological Physics Physical Review seeks an editor with expertise in biological physics and the physics of life to lead, manage, and develop a new, […]

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Utah Society of Professional Journalists Honors KUER Newsroom for 2021 Coverage

The Utah Society of Professional Journalists awarded KUER Newsroom 20 awards for its work in 2021. KUER journalists, producers, editors, hosts, and illustrators won seven first, eight second, four third, and one honorable mention. honorable for their work ranging from the political “State Street” podcast to the best use of sound. Check out the list […]

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Music Hall and Portsmouth Historical Society bring author-illustrator Chris Van Allsburg to Portsmouth

On Sunday, July 31 at 2:00 p.m., Chris Van Allsburg, Caldecott Medalist and best-selling author of Jumanji and The Polar Express, visits the Music Hall Lounge in collaboration with Imagine That! exposure. The 2:00 p.m. event includes a discussion moderated by the author with Monte Bohanan, Director of Communications and Community Engagement at the Music […]

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The Historical Society plans upcoming events

The Highland County Historical Society is planning several upcoming events, including a “huge yard sale” to be held inside the Highland House on East Main Street in Hillsboro on Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25, according to Jean Fawley, who volunteers with the historical society frequently. Fawley said the event will be held indoors […]

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Our legal profession must reflect the diversity of society

A new study of the Legal Services Society points out that this widespread lack of access has a huge impact on trust in the justice system, with less than a third believing that people like them are treated fairly in the system. This is a call to action for all of us, and our legal […]

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Asian American Trips to Houston: Heaven Chee

Produced in partnership with MAX Studios at the University of St. Thomas and Yetter Coleman LLP Heaven Chee is an attorney, community activist, and proud graduate of Alief ISD, Rice University, and the University of Virginia School of Law. Watch his videos to hear his perspective on growing up in Alief, the importance of mentorship, […]

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Mary Ellen Withrow Collection opened at the Marion County Historical Society

Memories of a Marion County icon’s career are now on permanent display. The Marion County Historical Society unveiled the Mary Ellen Withrow Collection along with two other permanent exhibits last week. The Woodland Elves Collection and the Buckeye Telephone Company Collection were also presented to the public for the first time. “Our mission is to […]

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The Royal Geographical Society – Hong Kong (RGS-HK) announces the winners of the Hong Kong Young Geographer of the Year Awards (YGOTY)

HONG KONG, June 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — RGS-HK is delighted to announce the successful conclusion of the YGOTY 2022 contest. Winners will be announced on June 11 ahead of RGS-HK Quiz Night. The last remaining tickets for Quiz Night are available via www.rgshk.org.hk YGOTY is open to primary, secondary and tertiary students in Hong Kong. […]

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RIT team wins Royal Society of Chemistry Inclusion and Diversity Award

A team from the Rochester Institute of Technology have been named winners of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Inclusion and Diversity Award, which celebrates those who strive to improve access to and progression in the chemical sciences for all. The SLICE (Incorporation of Sign Language in Chemistry Education) team won the award for launching and […]

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Graduate Student Wins Prestigious Society of Women Engineers Scholarship – WSU Insider

Chemical engineering graduate student Naseeha Cardwell is one in 1,000 – recently chosen from 1,100 applicants for a 2022 Intel Graduate Diversity Scholarship from the Society of Women Engineers (SWE). It’s a place she never expected and made possible by the support she received along the way. “Being the first woman in my family to […]

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From Brotherman to Batman at the Society of Illustrators in New York

| The Society of Illustrators announced a new facility, The Artist’s Experience: From Brotherman to Batman to discover from June 15 to October 29. The exhibit celebrates some of the top black and African American artists in the comics industry and was co-curated by The Blerd Girlit is Karama Horne (Marvel’s Protectors of Wakanda: The […]

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Gaten Matarazzo YA Film ‘Honor Society’ Gets Paramount+ Release Date

Paramount+ has set a release date for their upcoming YA movie “Honor Society.” The coming-of-age story will debut on the service around the end of July. Starring Gaten Matarazzo and Angourie Rice, “Honor Society” explores the costs and benefits of being a tenacious, ambitious young woman in the modern world. The film also stars Christopher […]

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FORMER CASUALTY ACTUARIAL SOCIETY (CAS) BOARD CHAIR BRIAN BROWN RECEIVES DCRO INSTITUTE IN RISK GOVERNANCE® CERTIFICATE – InsuranceNewsNet

Brian BrownFCAS, MAAA The former SCA President and member of the Milliman Board of Directors is an active advocate for increased diversity in the actuarial profession. The Certificate in Risk Governance® is a program I would recommend to all directors. Excellent program, well done DCRO Institute.” — Brian BrownFCAS, MAAA, Equity Principal and Consulting Actuary, […]

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BRIAN BROWN, FORMER CHAIR OF THE CASUALTY ACTUARIAL SOCIETY (CAS) BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Brian Brown, FCAS, MAAA The former SCA President and member of the Milliman Board of Directors is an active advocate for increased diversity in the actuarial profession. The Certificate in Risk Governance® is a program that I would recommend to all directors. Excellent program, congratulations to the DCRO Institute. — Brian Brown, FCAS, MAAA, Chief […]

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The Law Society receives Investors in Diversity accreditation

The Law Society of Scotland has been awarded an Investors in Diversity accreditation, highlighting its track record of workplace best practice for the Scottish legal profession. The National Center for Diversity granted certification following an extensive year-long process, which included an assessment of the Law Society’s commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion ( EDI). The […]

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American Society for Radiation Oncology Welcomes New Vice President of Education and Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Newswise – ARLINGTON, Va., June 1, 2022 – The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) recently hired Chris Neumann as its new vice president of learning and education, and Kirsta Suggs as its first director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). As head of ASTRO’s education division, Neumann directs the medical society’s educational program, including […]

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Minister of Environment calls for solutions to fight pollution of seas and oceans – Society – Egypt

From (RL) Kenyan Ambassador to Cairo Joff Otieno, Egyptian Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad, Portuguese Ambassador Manuela Franco and United Nations Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova participating in the virtual dialogue session held at Lisbon on Tuesday May 31, 2022. Photo courtesy of the Ministry’s Environment Facebook page. The Minister’s remarks were made during her […]

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Asia Society Texas Celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month

HOUSTON, May 31, 2022 – Asia Society Texas celebrated the 30th anniversary of Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month (APAH Month) with a strong lineup of live programming, broad community outreach, and volunteer opportunities throughout throughout the month of May. Designated APAH Month in 1992, the month of May was chosen by Congress in commemoration of the […]

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Newport Preservation Society to Exhibit Gilded Age Treasures | Entertainment

NEWPORT – The mansions of Newport display one of the greatest collections of fine and decorative arts from the Gilded Age. Set in elaborate period rooms, these objects are not always visible up close and their significance is often overlooked. Beginning Friday, May 27, the Preservation Society of Newport County will shed light on important […]

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Japanese society begins to struggle with microaggressions

A couple is shopping for an expensive item, but the store clerk is only talking to the man. A person of ethnic Korean descent but born and raised in Japan is praised for their impeccable Japanese. Someone from the LGBTQ community is told by a friend, “You’re going through a phase. You’ll be cured one […]

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“Making Home” performance and artist talk: Beili Liu

To accompany its installation Each in the exhibition Making a Home: Artists and Immigrationartist Beili Liu joins Asia Society Texas for a performance and an artist talk. As guests view the gallery installation, the artist sits in contemplative silence during her performance, mending damaged and worn children’s clothing. She repairs objects as an act of […]

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Artist talk and zine workshop “Making Home”: Phung Huynh

Program Saturday, June 4, 20221 p.m. Artist presentation followed by a Q&A session2:00 p.m. Break2:15 p.m. Zine workshop with Phung Huynh Registration is mandatory; the capacity of the Zine workshop is limited.Register now Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in place to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please review our […]

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Missouri Historical Society names Jody Sowell new president and CEO

Jody Sowell, who will be the company’s seventh president, has been with the organization for 16 years. ST. LOUIS — A new leader has been chosen for the Missouri Historical Society (MHS), which operates the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park, the MHS Library & Research Center and the Soldiers Memorial Military Museum downtown. Jody […]

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Essence of science in society

Our contemporary world faces challenges such as threats of health emergencies, unpredictable changes in weather patterns and declining biodiversity that require rapid, effective and integrated response. Generating and applying useful knowledge about them is necessary for success in this offering. This task falls largely within the realm of the physical, biological and medical sciences. Ideally, […]

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News: Ford’s Theater Society announces 2022-23 season

Ford’s Theater 2022-2023 Season The Journey to BountifulBy Horton FooteDirected by Michael WilsonSeptember 23-October 16, 2022Tiered Members On Sale: August 3-14, 2022 Public sale: August 15, 2022 Carrie Watts dreams of escaping the busy city and returning to simpler times in her beloved Bountiful, Texas. She embarks on a risky journey to her beloved hometown, […]

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Encore Series: No-No Boy | Asian society

Asian society at home We bring Asia Society directly to you! Learn, have fun and explore as we continue to present and produce videos, family activities, interactive webcasts and more. Learn more Asia Society Texas’ Encore Series brings you the best of our in-person programs, in bite-size form. Revisit highlights from events you’ve enjoyed live […]

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ESG scores are similar to China’s social credit system, designed to transform society, says think tank director

According to a director of a conservative think tank, major financial institutions and global organizations are using a corporate rating system to create a type of social credit system designed to influence behavior and transform society. Environmental, social and governance, or ESG, scores effectively assess the social responsibility of entities ranging from businesses to governments. […]

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Liberation from society: Gegen offers Berlin’s queer community a place to be free – Features

When did Gegen start? Do you remember the first night you slept? The first Gegen was back on January 8, 2011, at MIKZ-Club in Revaler Straße. I remember the guests were pretty much the same ones who came to Sabotage, an event I had organized up to a year before, but they were mixed together […]

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Asian American Trips to Houston: Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin

Produced in partnership with MAX Studios at the University of St. Thomas and Yetter Coleman LLP Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin came to the United States as a refugee boy from Pakistan. Driven by his values ​​of hard work, faith and family, he became a successful surgeon and a leader in the Houston community. Bringing Houstonians together […]

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Powell River Film Society and qathet Art Council receive provincial funding

Two qathet-area arts organizations will benefit from provincial arts infrastructure funding, including the qathet Art Council, which will receive $25,000 for consultation and planning, and the Powell River Film Society, which will receive $18,945. $ for specialized equipment. When contacted by the Peak, Karen Kamon, president of the qathet Art Council, said the organization does […]

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City Life Org – The New York Historical Society’s new exhibit features the works of Winold Reiss, a visionary artist known for his bold style and insightful portrayals of key Harlem Renaissance figures

Winold Reiss, 1886–1953, Langston Hughes, circa 1925. Pastel on drawing board. National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of W. Tjark Reiss, in memory of his father, Winold Reiss The Art of Winold Reiss: An Immigrant ModernistOn view from July 1 to October 9, 2022 This summer, the New York Historical Society presents an exhibition of […]

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Film Society rebuilds after pandemic inactivity

The Wellesley Film Society has re-established its presence on campus this semester thanks to the efforts of its new e-board members. According to co-chair Breanna White ’22, the Film Society has a long history on campus dating back to the 1950s and 60s. Before the pandemic, they held screenings at the Collins Cinema every weekend. […]

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Explore Asia Pacific American Heritage Month at the Asia Society

Experience the Asia Society’s latest exhibition “Making Home: Artists & Immigration” for free on Sunday, May 1, 2022 | Courtesy of Asia Society Texas Center Find an event for each day of May to explore Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month with virtual and in-person events, festivals, educational activities and more at the Asia Society Texas Center […]

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AsiaFest 2022 | Asian society

Paid shows | Exhibition | Suppliers and partners | Information and schedule of the day of the party | About AsiaFest Program Saturday, June 11, 202211 a.m. – 5 p.m. Eat, learn and play at the annual Asia Society Texas festival! Ten years ago, the Asia Society Texas Center opened its doors to the public. […]

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The judiciary should reflect the diversity of society at large, says Dáil – The Irish Times

The state must see the appointment of judges “who truly reflect Irish society” and “not just a certain section of society”, the Dáil has heard. Sinn Féin TD Chris Andrews said there must be judges ‘who are in touch with all communities’, especially working-class communities, and that the state must be ‘proactive’ to ensure the […]

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The Leicestershire Law Society Awards are back – bigger and better

The Leicestershire Law Society’s annual awards return next month – bigger and better than before. Returning to an in-person event for the first time since the outbreak of the pandemic, the awards ceremony will be held at Athena on Queen Street, Leicester on Friday 20 May 2022 from 7pm to 11.30pm. With attendees from all […]

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The American Society for Engineering Education wants to hear from you!

The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), a peer-to-peer organization, surveys teachers, professionals, and engineering students about the factors driving their career success.The poll will only take about 6-7 minutes and will be open until May 25th. Your responses will only be reported as part of a group and individual responses will remain anonymous. The […]

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UA fashion company Revolution takes a stylish spin to drive social change

On newsstands: This story appeared in the April 2022 print edition of The Eagle. You can find the digital version here. Clothes play a major role in people’s lives, but behind rose-tinted sunglasses there is systemic issues in the fashion industry, such as cultural appropriation and the minimal presence of people of color in leadership […]

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Lehigh students and staff among new inductees into First-Generation Honor Society

The initiation promise for students reads, in part, “Being first can be tough. Being the first can be scary. Being the first can be exciting. As the first generation in your family to go to college, you are a source of pride and guidance to others. By agreeing to become a member of the Tri-Alpha […]

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Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month 2022: What We’re Reading

31 ways to celebrate the month of APAH 2021 Celebrate Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month with our curated calendar of live events, recommendations, and on-demand content showcasing the traditions, talents, and contributions of Asians and Asian Americans. See the calendar Discover your new binge and get to know our staff better with the Asia Society Texas […]

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Dr Disrespect’s Stardust and Midnight Society make history with nearly 400,000 NFTs minted in less than 17 hours

” The Office: We Manage One Way or Another offers players the chance to immerse themselves in iconic moments from the series and connect with their favorite characters like never before,” said Darcy Taylor , CEO of ESGG. “Fans of Office absolutely feel the nostalgia through this new game.” ” The Office: We Manage One […]

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Company News: April/May 2022

The ASBMB intervenes in the PREVENT Pandemics law The public affairs team submitted to a US Senate committee in February three recommendations for legislation aimed at improving US preparedness. The society recommended (1) establishing the Agency for Advanced Health Research Projects as an autonomous agency, (2) allocating funds to ensure institutions adequately prepare PhD graduates […]

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ExploreAsia 2022: Culture Camp for Kids

2022 Summer Youth Programs This summer, we are offering in-person sessions for our ExploreAsia Culture Camps for Kids and Young Leaders Institute Summer Sessions for Teens. Learn more Notice to artists and manga fanatics! In our most popular camp, create your own comics inspired by Japanese manga style. Beginners and advanced students will learn new […]

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Editor, Physics Magazine works with American Physical Society

Editor, Physics Magazine Who we are: The American Physical Society (APS) is a nonprofit organization that strives to advance and disseminate knowledge in physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and educational activities. , awareness, advocacy and international. APS represents more than 50,000 members, including physicists from academia, national laboratories, and industry in the […]

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The National Audubon Society’s case for “bird-friendly beef”

By the time herds of male bobolinks arrived in May to survey the fields, the cows were out of the restricted area. Four pairs nested and within weeks eight healthy chicks fledged. Curiously, some of them chose brood sites where cattle were actively grazing. Two months later, when I arrived on a reporting trip to […]

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How the Diversity Access Program boosted my self-confidence

When I was a young girl, I didn’t know what career I wanted to pursue, which I think was pretty commonplace for a mixed-race girl growing up in a housing estate. I knew I wanted to help people, but I couldn’t decide how, due to financial constraints and my lack of connection to the jobs […]

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Portsmouth Historical Society exhibition explores the power of picture books – MAINE ART SCENE MAGAZINE

(Portsmouth, NH) The Portsmouth Historical Society will host the first-ever exhibition to celebrate the extraordinary heritage of children’s books created in northern New England. Imagine that! The power of picture booksfeatures original artwork by over thirty illustrators, a book-making station, play space, toy theater and reading corner. The exhibition is open to the public every […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 […]