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Savary Island Land Trust Society receives land donation

The lot is part of a sensitive ecosystem and mature forest of native species, including tall fir, red alder, western redcedar, western hemlock and Douglas fir The Savary Island Land Trust Society (SILTS) Board of Directors has received a donation of woodland from Dr. Maija Bismanis of Sooke, BC. According to a SILTS bulletin, the […]

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Surrey Sculpture Society returns to Leonardslee Lakes and Gardens for summer exhibition

Abby Martin – Owl in the Harmonium Its second summer exhibition on the site runs from July 29 to September 4. Abby Martin, the company’s head of exhibitions for the event, said: “We are absolutely delighted to be working with the team at Leonardslee Gardens again to produce what will be a fabulous sculpture trail. […]

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The 29th St. John’s Organ Society Summer Recital Series in Bangor takes place this Thursday

BANGOR – The 29th series of summer recitals on Maine’s largest 19th-century mechanical-action pipe organ, the magnificent Opus 288 by E. & GG Hook, at St. John’s Church at 207 York Street in Bangor continues later this week. The series features internationally renowned organists as well as local artists. Recitals are one hour long and […]

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Ceremony marks completion of Revelstoke Community Housing Society’s new Humbert Street housing project

From left to right: Sheena Wells, Randy Driediger, Jane McNab, Karen Ball, Rana Nelson, Peter Bernacki and Tara Sutherland. On the morning of July 28, 2022, members of the Columbia Basin Trust, BC Housing Society, City of Revelstoke, Absolute Contracting and Revelstoke Community Housing Society (RCHS) cut a ceremonial ribbon celebrating the opening of the […]

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2022 | Asian society

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 Program Saturday, September 3, 202211 a.m. – 2 p.m. Festival Members get exclusive early access, from 10 a.m. to […]

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New York Choral Society announces 2022-2023 season with New York premiere of A KNEE ON THE NECK and more

The New York Choral Society, New York’s pioneering symphonic choir exploring unique collaboration and dynamic repertoire, has announced its 2022-2023 season, punctuated with events of historic significance, and featuring premieres in New York and hybrid programming. From the stage of the new David Gefen Hall of the acclaimed Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, to […]

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Asia Society Texas Announces $10.7 Million Interactive Exhibit

Houstonians will soon be able to travel by train across Asia, perform in a drum band and congregate at an Asian lunch counter, all without having to leave the comfort of their hometown. At least that’s what Asia Society Texas hopes to accomplish when the organization next year installs “Explore Asia,” a new $10.7 million […]

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Sellers Society is among 20 European companies to be accepted into the Google for Startups program

Sellers Societya SaaS software that empowers small e-commerce sellers, is delighted to be among only 20 European companies to be accepted into the Google for Startups program. Broken down for the layman, Google for Startups was designed to support thriving, diverse, and inclusive startup communities around the world. The program connects startups with the right […]

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Civil society: a driving force

It is significant that HED very recently organized a two-day conference on the central theme NEP 2020: preparation and implementation. The report of the debates published in GK 4e July 2022 is now in the public domain. The HED should have assessed the goals of the conference as they relate to readiness for implementation. The […]

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[Herald Interview] “Remarriage & Desires” Offers New Look at Society: Kim Hee-seon

Kim Hee-seon (Netflix) Marriage, infidelity, divorce, low morals, social climbers, political and business wrangles were some of the main settings and themes that captivated Korean viewers until a few years ago. With their seemingly identical characters and implausible stories, these series were labeled “makjang dramas” and considered trashy soap operas. But while Netflix’s latest presentation […]

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The Oratorio Society of New York announces 2022-23 season with performances at Carnegie Hall

The New York Oratorio Societyled by Music Director Kent Tritle, today announces its 2022-23 season with three concerts at the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage in Carnegie Hall. The 22-23 season includes a newly commissioned world premiere; the 148th year of its performances of Handel’s Messiah, a venerable New York holiday tradition; and Bach’s Mass in B […]

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City Life Org – New-York Historical Society Showcases Black Is Beautiful: The Photography of Kwame Brathwaite

Kwame Brathwaite, Sikolo Brathwaite wearing headphones designed by Carolee Prince, African Jazz-Art Society & Studios (AJASS), Harlem, ca. 1968; by Kwame Brathwaite: Black is Beautiful (Aperture, 2019) On view August 19, 2022 through January 15, 2023, the acclaimed traveling exhibit comes to New York and showcases the life and work of a key figure in […]

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Four of the best women and society podcasts

In Caroline Criado Perez’s bestseller Invisible womenshe examined all the ways the modern world was designed by and for men – and why it’s dangerous for women, Miranda Sawyer said in The Observer. A classic example is his discovery that women are twice as likely to get stuck in cars in an accident because crash […]

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The Gap Partnership launches brand new edition of The Negotiation Society magazine

number 9 trading company The Gap Partnership has published the latest issue of The Negotiation Society magazine, both digital and print. LONDON, UK, July 7, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — As a management consulting firm specializing in negotiation, The GAP partnership created the magazine to focus on trading stories, features and articles. Organize diverse and expert opinions, […]

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“Broken Commandment”: A timely call for a tolerant society

The burakumine, a minority group long considered outcasts in Japan despite being ethnically indistinguishable from ordinary Japanese, have been the subject of several films. One is Yoichi Higashi’s “River with No Bridge,” a 1992 drama set in a Burakumin village in the early 20th century and based on a seven-volume novel by Sue Sumii. The […]

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The Tolkien Society will present a paper entitled “JRR Tolkien, Culture Warrior: The Alt-Right Religious Crusade’s Appropriation of ‘Tolkien'” at Oxonmoot 2022

Following their 2021 Summer Seminar where they focused on “Tolkien and Diversity”, the Tolkien Society will now present a paper at their next Oxonmoot event arguing that there is an alt-right religious crusade to appropriate JRR Tolkien. Source: Source: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring If you’re unfamiliar with Oxonmoot, the […]

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Saudi Cancer Society launches Hayat initiative

Legitimate fatwas confirm flexibility of Islam, say scholars at Grand Hajj Symposium JEDDAH: Fatwas based on genuine Islamic principles confirm the religion’s flexibility, scholars told delegates on the second day of the 46th Grand Hajj Symposium. The event was opened on Sunday by the Minister of Hajj and Umrah, Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah, and features ministers […]

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Appeals court upholds dismissal of Freedom Funds fee lawsuit

A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of an excessive fees lawsuit, rejecting the idea that offering actively managed funds, even those with underperforming ones, does not in itself justify claims of fiduciary breach. Interestingly, this is the first appellate court decision since the Supreme Court weighed in Hughes v. Northwestern University, which ruled […]

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Law Society Summer School Provides Legal Inspiration to Underprivileged Students

Nearly 100 less-advantaged students have shown their ambition to join the legal profession by taking part in a four-day virtual summer school organized by the Law Society of Scotland. Pupils in classes S3 to S6 and a number of college students logged on to take part in the sessions which took place over four days […]

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Asian American Trips to Houston: Ashton Kao

Produced in partnership with MAX Studios at the University of St. Thomas and Yetter Coleman LLP Ashton Kao is currently attending Strake Jesuit College Preparatory School. He has played on the varsity rugby and hockey teams and shows a total love for his community. Watch his videos to understand the importance of giving back to […]

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Houston’s Asian American Travels: Robin Wong

Produced in partnership with MAX Studios at the University of St. Thomas and Yetter Coleman LLP Houstonians have redefined cultural boundaries, not least through fearless culinary forays, and innovators like Robin Wang have continued to put Houston on the map as a destination for globally inspired and locally influenced cuisine. As one of three restorers […]

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An incredible collaboration for the Coffs Harbor Music Society’s second winter concert – News Of The Area

Lior (L) and the Tinally String Quartet will perform in Coffs Harbor on July 1 (Limelight Magazine) LA Coffs Harbor Music Society will present its second winter concert, featuring Lior and the Tinalley String Quartet, on Friday, July 1. This exciting concert will be presented by Musica Viva with the help of Coffs Harbor Town […]

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Norwich and District Photographic Society 106th Annual Exhibition

With roots dating back to the mid-19th century, the Norwich and District Photographic Society (NDPS) is one of the oldest photographic societies in the country. An annual exhibition of members’ photographs has been held every year since the first annual exhibition was held in Norwich for three days from March 17, 1904. The only exceptions […]

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Bristol Audubon Society welcomes endangered seahorses and turtles to summer exhibit

The Audubon Society’s location in Bristol is truly a hidden wonder. Cyclists along the East Bay Bike Path can race through the nature reserve, but watchers be sure to pause and explore the quarter-mile boardwalk along the bay to see s They can spot ospreys, green herons, red-tailed hawks, painted turtles and a variety of […]

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The 34th Annual Black Hawk Folk Society Folk Music Festival will be held on July 9

The 34th Annual Black Hawk Folk Society Folk Music Festival will be held on Saturday, July 9 at Mt. Morris Town Park, N3847 County Highway G in Mount Morris. An open mike, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., will begin the morning. Musicians are invited to share a set of some of their favorite tracks. […]

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Argus Search: Company Pass (

NEW YORK, NY, May 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire – Argus Research Co (“Argus”) publishes Equity Research Update on Society Pass Inc. (SOPA). Click here to see the full stock research update from Argus Research. Summary: The company’s recent market cap of close to $40 million is below Argus’ single $50 million year-end […]

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Conference examines ‘truths’ and intersections of society

FLORENCE – On June 11, 19 educators, writers, artists and activists came together with members of the community for a day-long conference to talk about the intersection between education, art, race and society . The Power of Truths conference was a collaboration between the Northampton Arts Council and Self-Evident Education, an organization which, as stated […]

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WYPR recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists – Washington, DC, Chapter for Journalism Excellence

WYPR 88.1 FM has been recognized by the Washington, D.C. Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJDC) for Excellence in Journalism in its 2022 Dateline Awards. Of the nine radio award categories, the station and its journalists were named winners in three categories and were recognized as finalists in two other categories. WYPR received […]

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Infectious Diseases Society of America Foundation Launches 2022 “IDea” Incubator Competition

Newswise – Arlington, Virginia – June 17, 2022 — The Infectious Diseases Society of America Foundation has launched the IDea 2022 Incubator, the first infectious disease technology showcase. This pitch-style competition stimulates innovations in various disciplines with the potential to improve infectious disease specialty and patient care. Winning entries can receive up to $10,000 in […]

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The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) will host its annual meeting in San Antonio, October 23-26

Newswise – ARLINGTON, Va., June 16, 2022 – Registration opens today for the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 64e Annual Meeting, to be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, October 23-26, 2022. Media registration is available at www.astro.org/astro2022pressand general registration is available at www.astro.org/annualmeeting. ASTRO’s 2022 Annual Meeting will […]

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Venus: pet introduced by the Wisconsin Humane Society on June 15

This week’s featured animal from the Wisconsin Humane Society is Venus. This one-year-old darling loves to run on his wheel, eat delicious treats and take long naps. Venus would love to find a home with you and show you how much fun it can be! This super cool mouse is available for adoption through the […]

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National Audubon Society partners with drag performer Pattie Gonia to celebrate LGBTQ pride

Photo: Mike Fernandez/Audubon FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (New York, June 14, 2022)—The National Audubon Society has partnered with a drag artist Pattie Gonia to invite the LGBTQIA community outdoors this Pride month and to ensure they have a safe and welcoming experience while there. As part of the collaboration, Audubon publishes the first two of four […]

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The Philadelphia Film Society will host free outdoor film screenings this summer

After a two-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philadelphia Film Society is bringing back its free outdoor movie screening program to four neighborhoods this summer. “Movies on the Block” partners with local organizations to bring films to outdoor spaces in different areas of the city. Each screening combines films with community engagement efforts, […]

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Evergrey Singer – Society Needs To “Reset” + Reassess Morality

Evergrey vocalist Tom S. Englund was the final guest on Full Metal Jackie’s weekend radio show following the release of A Heartless Portrait: Orphean’s Testamentthe band’s second album in as many years and 13th overall. To help develop the concepts for the record, the band cut several music videos that followed a long story arc, […]

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Movie nights with Treasure Coast International Film Society

Photo by Denise Jans via Unsplash The Treasure Coast International Film Society will launch its new summer film series in partnership with the Saint Lucia Cultural Alliance on June 23, from 6-8:30 p.m. The first screening, Celebrating Local Legends, will feature a screening of It is to live! Zora Neale Hurston’s Story, honoring Hurston and […]

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Black Adam takes on the Justice Society in an explosive first trailer

Despite multiple delays, the highly anticipated black adamthe latest big-screen entry from Warner Bros. and DC Comics with Dwayne The Rock Johnson as an anti-hero, is set to hit theaters in October. Today Warner Bros. published the first one black adam trailer. Set to a remix of remix of Kanye and JAY-Z’s ‘Murder to Excellence’, […]

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Clarion Society: Josquin des Prez

Details JUST ANNOUNCED: ADDED PERFORMANCES Clarion Society:Josquin des Prez Due to public demand, the Josquin Marathon is extended with an additional performance featuring The Clarion Choir and Orchestra in the magnificent chapel of Fuentidueña. The repertoire will include highlights from the previous day’s marathon, including the masterful large-scale mass The armed man sexti tonimotets and […]

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Nature, Environment and Wildlife Filmmakers (NEWF) Collaborate with National Geographic Society to Launch Refocused Africa – National Geographic Society Newsroom

Stories of Africa’s wildlife and natural history have long captivated the world. Yet these stories, which have inspired people around the world to preserve the continent’s vast landscapes and spectacular species, are rarely told from the perspective of Africans. National Geographic explorers and filmmakers Noel Kok and Pragna Parsotam-Kok have created an initiative – Nature, […]

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Introducing the Ute Indians of the Redstone Historical Society – The Sopris Sun

UTE INDIANS PRESENTATION SET FOR REDSTONE HISTORICAL SOCIETYSEE YOU ON JUNE 26. ALL ARE WELCOME CJ Brafford, director of the Ute Indian Museum in Montrose, will present the program at the annual meeting of the Redstone Historical Society on June 26 in Redstone. The meeting is set for 2:00 p.m. and will be held in […]

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Legend Biotech to Welcome Investors to the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2022 Annual Meeting

SOMERSET, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Legend Biotech Corporation (NASDAQ: LEGN) (Legend Biotech), a global biotechnology company that develops, manufactures and markets novel therapies to treat life-threatening diseases, today announced that it will host an event for investors at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting. Taking place on Sunday, June 5 at 6 p.m. central […]

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ARRI Pledges $300,000 to Canadian Society of Cinematographers’ “The Future Is Calling” Campaign – Below the Line

Picture via ARRI ARRI will support the Canadian Society of Cinematographers‘ “The future calls me” campaign with a contribution of CA$300,000. Launched in November, the $3.75 million campaign will support a nationwide program of outreach, education, internships and online education for emerging filmmakers with the goal of breaking down the barriers marginalized communities face to […]

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Philip Chircop exhibition at the Malta Society of Arts

eloquent silence by the late local artist Philip Chircop is open at the Malta Society of Arts (MSA) Art Galleries in the heart of Valletta until June 16. All the paintings that are part of the exhibition are exhibited for the first time. This offers visitors a unique opportunity to gain new insight into who […]

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Ring of the Historical Society and Museum in Wildwood, NJ in the summer of 22

WILDWOOD – Founded in 1963 by city firefighter and future city historian George Boyer, the nonprofit Wildwood Historical Society is dedicated to taking visitors back to their childhood in this iconic Jersey Shore destination. But the Pacific Avenue museum bearing Boyer’s name features facts and artifacts well before that, dating to the first settlements in […]

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Artist Hays is part of the “Palimpsest” exhibition featuring works from the Society of Layerists in Multi–Media

“Desert Garden” by Hays artist Kathleen Kuchar is an acrylic collage medium. (Courtesy of Kathleen Kuchar) New version GREAT BEND — The Shafer Art Gallery at Barton Community College has unveiled its new “Palimpsest” exhibition, which will run through June 23 and features works by 13 members of the Society of Layerists in Multi–Media. The […]

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News: Candlelight Concert Society Celebrates 50 Years in 2022-23 Season

Courtesy of Candlelight Concert Series. Candlelight Concert Society celebrates 50 years of chamber music COLUMBIA, MD—Candlelight Concert Society will celebrate 50 years of chamber music in Howard County during the society’s 2022-2023 concert season. The 50th anniversary season will open in September with the world premiere of a specially commissioned new original work, followed by […]

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Future Lawyers of the Montclair State Pre-Law Society, Advocate for Equality and Change

Recently, Americans witnessed the historic confirmation of Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson, the first black woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court. Events like this have allowed the Montclair State University Pre-Law Society Board of Trustees to also make history while pursuing careers that speak of change. The Pre-Law Society aims to attract students interested […]

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Local Asian American Society of Central Virginia to Welcome Author and Artist of New Book

The Asian American Society of Central Virginia (AASoCV) will host a local author and artist this weekend to showcase his new book, Portraits of immigrant voicesat its 24th annual Asian America Celebration tomorrow. Author Joe Kutchera and artist Alfonso Pérez Acosta have teamed up on the new coffee table art book, which features the portraits […]

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The American Horticultural Society (AHS) and National Partners Launch the 50 State Flower Garden Project

The American Horticultural Society (AHS), celebrating 100 years as the nation’s premier gardening organization, announces the 50 State Flowers project. AHS is thrilled to be part of the 50 State Flower Garden Project during our 100th anniversary celebration year. — Laura Dowling, AHS Board Member ALEXANDRIA, VA, USA, May 19, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The American […]

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AP, Ida B. Wells Society and Maynard team up for inclusive storytelling

The Associated Press, the Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting and the Maynard Institute for Journalism Education today announced plans to work together to improve diversity in newsrooms and reporting through journalism training. and leadership and more inclusive storytelling. The Inclusive Journalism Initiative is an effort by organizations to move the news industry toward […]

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Civil society organizations call on Zoom to drop emotional analysis features

A group of nearly 30 civil society groups sent a letter to Zoom on Wednesday calling on the company to stop developing any software aimed at analyzing the emotions of video call participants. The letter comes in response to a report in technical publication Protocol where Zoom said it plans to offer post-meeting sentiment analysis […]

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Film screening: “Not your model minority”

Program Tuesday, May 24, 20226:30 p.m. Doors open6:50 p.m. Film screening7:20 p.m. Conversation with AAPI lawyersSpeakers: Nishi Kothari, David Quan, Hoyt Zia, Moderator: Heaven Chee7:50 p.m. Conversation with the legal communitySpeakers: Chevazz G. Brown, Rosa Victoria Gilcrease-Garcia, Hon. Sarah Beth LandauModerator: Peggy Li “Not your model minority is a poignant documentary that explores the root […]

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Encore Series: Formosa Quartet | 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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Pentaverate Trailer Features Mike Myers As Members Of A Secret Society

Netflix has released a new trailer for The Pentaveratean upcoming conspiratorial comedy series featuring the Hollywood legend Mike Myers playing eight different roles. Alongside the trailer, Netflix also revealed some new additions to the cast, including Rob Lowe and famous host Maria Menounos, who have been confirmed to make special appearances in the limited series. […]

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Founding members of the Colorist Society Hollywood featured in a panel at the 2022 NAB Show

Three founding members of The Colorist Society Hollywood, a new chapter of the Global Colorist Society (CSI), will discuss their group’s ambitious plans to promote their craft during a special session at the 2022 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The session is scheduled for Sunday, April 24 at 9:15 a.m. at the Las Vegas Convention […]

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THE SKIN OF COLOR SOCIETY (SOCS) SUCCESSFULLY HELD ITS 18TH ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM WITH THE LATEST RESEARCH AND INSIGHTS FROM EXPERTS AND YOUNG RESEARCHERS ON KEY ISSUES IN COLOR SKIN DERMATOLOGY

Very interesting presentations covered AI in Dermatology, Dermoscopy in Cicatricial Alopecia, Physician Leadership in Advancing Fairness, Aesthetics in Skin of Color, Keloids, Pigment Disorders, diagnostic biases and other topics relevant to patients of color CHICAGO, April 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — skin color society(SOCS), the world’s leading professional organization dedicated to advancing dermatology for skin of […]

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AANA and Ruth Jackson Orthopedic Society Address Diversity in Orthopedics at Joint Event

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The Society For The Performing Arts unveils a new name, Performing Arts Houston and more!

Continuing a 55+ year history of presenting diverse performing arts and arts education programs in Houston, SPA rebrands itself as Performing Arts Houston and announces its 22/23 season of nationally acclaimed touring artists and performers and international. Applications are now open for New/Now: The Houston Artist Commissioning Project, an initiative that highlights the voices of […]

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Diversity is necessary in society | Features

Living in a small town near the crossroads of America’s Heartland, we who live in Owensboro/Daviess County and the surrounding area may not consider ourselves a very diverse people. When it comes to the many and varied ways people can be diverse (such as race, ethnicity, culture, gender identity, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, age, ability, […]

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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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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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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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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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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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The analysis of the diversity of its journals by the American Chemical Society confirms an “imbalance” | News

The American Chemical Society (ACS) first diversity report on its authors, reviewers, editors, and members of the Editorial Advisory Board (EAB) shows significant but not unexpected disparities. The organization said it would use this benchmark data to implement changes that could address systemic issues of peer review, editor selection, accessibility and other factors affecting diversity […]

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Why we need civil society in global health management

At a special session of the World Health Assembly on December 1, 2021, world leaders committed to a formal negotiation process establishing a new international pandemic agreement. But what does this really mean in the context of the EU’s post-pandemic recovery plan, which plans to strengthen health resilience? As we seek to lead international negotiations […]

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Suffolk County Historical Society apologizes for newsletter containing 1926 KKK ad

The Suffolk County Historical Society building at Riverhead. (File photo) The Suffolk County Historical Society on Thursday issued an apology for circulating a 1926 advertisement for the Ku Klux Klan as part of its latest “Picture of the Week” newsletter. The image was sent with a description of KKK activity in the early 20th century […]

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Preparing Effective School Leaders in a Diverse Society

But that doesn’t mean there isn’t room for white leaders in various classes, Beachum says. For them to succeed, he says, they must first recognize the existence of diversity. “If I look different, I get treated differently, which goes against the ‘Oh, we’re all the same’ philosophy,” Beachum says. “Yes, we might all be human, […]

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Marquette Announces Center for Data, Ethics and Society

Marquette University announced the creation of the Center for Data, Ethics, and Society within Klingler College of Arts and Sciences to address the ethical, social, and political dimensions of an increasingly data-driven society. . Grounded in the university’s Catholic and Jesuit social justice mission, the center will focus on confronting data ethics issues such as […]

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EAC supports changes to narrow race and gender savings gaps

The ERISA Advisory Board released a 72-page summary report offering recommendations for closing retirement savings gaps based on race, ethnicity and gender. As part of its 2021 study topics, the Council examined the underlying causes of gaps in retirement security for people of color, ethnic minorities and women, and considered the challenges these groups face. […]

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How has data science evolved to improve society?

AI thought leader Aruna Pattam discusses the broad applications of data science in society and the importance of diversity for the future of the industry. Data science draws on a wide range of skills and expertise within the technological sphere. It uses statistics and mathematics, analytical modeling, machine learning and AI to analyze data and […]

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Jacksonville Humane Society gets $10,000 to continue helping diversify veterinary medicine

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – Students from the Frank H. Peterson Academies of Technology will continue to intern at the Jacksonville Humane Society in hopes of one day becoming veterinarians. For the second year in a row, the Jacksonville Humane Society received a check for $10,000 to pay for a program aimed at bringing more diversity to […]

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Indonesian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology Enables Industrial Society 4.0 – OpenGov Asia

A tech company operating under the Hong Kong Smart Government Innovation Lab has launched a new solution which is now ready for acquisition by companies and institutions. Digital communication solution Description of the solution The company’s digital communication solutions are ideal for organizing successful virtual or hybrid events. Their virtual event experiences are the right […]

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Bank of America Women’s Leadership Series

Program Tuesday, March 29, 20226 p.m. Reception7 p.m. 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 In the age of food blogs, viral social media, and countless cooking shows […]

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Film screening: “Fleeing” | Asian society

Program Sunday, March 20, 20223:00 p.m. Film screening4:30 p.m. Pre-recorded conversation with the director 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 Groundbreaking, Oscar-nominated animated documentary To run away tells […]

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UC Davis Library, California Vintage Wine Society to Create Archive Collection

The collection will detail the history of the California Vintage Wine Society, a social club for people who appreciate great California wine. By JENNIFER MA — campus@theaggie.org The UC Davis Library and the California Vintage Wine Society are currently working together to compile an archival collection that will include letters, photographs, and menus that date […]

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The Endocrine Society calls for ‘eradicating racism’ in endocrinology

Citing racism as the “root cause” of health disparities in the United States and around the world, the Endocrine Society released a policy statement addressing the sources and impact of racism on health disparities. endocrine health. The statement was released recently and posted online in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. The authors of […]

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Society 1 Owns 2021 Unforgettable Gala Night | Business

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 11, 2022– After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See the full version here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220111005010/en/ Society 1 at the Unforgettable […]

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Society 1 Owns 2021 Unforgettable Gala Night | Business and finance

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 11, 2022– After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See the full version here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220111005010/en/ Society 1 at the Unforgettable […]

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Society 1 Owns 2021 Unforgettable Gala Night | national company

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 11, 2022– After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See the full version here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220111005010/en/ Society 1 at the Unforgettable […]

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Society 1 Owns The Unforgettable Gala Night 2021

The new AAPI power group has come forward to support their peers and engage in philanthropy After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See […]

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Club Feature: AU Beekeeping Society creates space for students to cultivate sustainability on campus

Meet the AU Beekeeping Society, a club dedicated to cultivating a sustainable environment, spreading knowledge about beekeeping, and educating members of the AU community about the importance bees have on the planet. environment. According to club president and current College of Arts and Sciences senior DJ Daniels, AU Beekeeping offers a way for students to […]

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Society 1 and ApolloMed support the AAPI community at the Holiday Broadway concert | News

LOS ANGELES – (BUSINESS WIRE) – January 5, 2022– Society 1, an exclusive membership club, has been making waves lately by supporting and gaining support from notable Asian American companies. More recently, Company 1 welcomed ApolloMed to its prestigious list of corporate members. ApolloMed, led by two Asian American co-CEOs, hosted valuable employees, partners and […]

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Society 1 and ApolloMed stand together for the AAPI community at the Holiday Broadway Concert

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. Tony and Grammy Award winner John Lloyd Young was on hand to spread the joy and raise awareness LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Society 1, an exclusive members club, has been making waves lately by supporting and gaining support from notable Asian American-led companies. More […]

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Society 1 and ApolloMed support the AAPI community at the Holiday Broadway concert

Tony and Grammy Award winner John Lloyd Young was on hand to spread joy and raise awareness LOS ANGELES, January 5, 2022– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Society 1, an exclusive membership club, has been making waves lately by supporting and gaining support for Asian businesses run by Asian Americans. More recently, Company 1 welcomed ApolloMed to […]

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Writers, activists and intellectuals hope Pakistan will be an inclusive society in 2022

Islamabad: For 2022, Pakistani intellectuals, human rights (HR) activists, writers and thinkers have expressed their wish that their homeland truly reflects what its founder Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah dreamed of in 1947 when of the establishment of the new country: A tolerant and pluralistic society where believers of all denominations and religions would live in […]

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No-No Boy live | Asian society

Program Friday, March 4, 20227:30 p.m. Show9 p.m. Reception 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 In this gig, No-no boy (a.k.a Julien Saporiti) will combine original folk songs, […]

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India’s soft power credentials against China lie in open society and diversity: Nirupama Rao | India News

KOLKATA: Former Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said on Sunday that India’s strength vis-à-vis China in projecting its soft power across the world lies in its democratic credentials, open society, its institutional freedoms and its constitutional values ​​which emphasize respect for diversity, pluralism and the protection of minorities. She lamented, however, that China’s soft power is […]

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“You Can’t Be Serious”: A Conversation with Kal Penn

This program took place. Find the summary and photos of the event here » Program Thursday, January 13, 20226 p.m. Registration6:30 p.m. Program7:15 p.m. Questions and answers with the public Books pre-ordered through Asia Society Texas by Tuesday, January 11 will receive personalized autographs from Kal Penn and can be picked up at the event. […]

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Apply now for the Asia Society Youth Summer Programs 2022!

Summer 2022 at Asia Society Texas Center includes four weeks of ExploreAsia summer camps and three weeks of Young Leaders Institute (YLI) for high school students. ExploreAsia Culture Camp for Kids | Young Leaders Institute ExploreAsia Culture Camp for Kids In the 10th year of the ExploreAsia Culture Camp for Kids at Asia Society Texas, […]

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Cadillac and Driven Society team up for another evening of fashion and camaraderie

Tyrell G / @ unscriptedmoments For decades, Cadillac has been a staple in the black community. Not only through its elegant automobiles, but also through its countless initiatives that advance true diversity and inclusion as well as equity. One such initiative includes a partnership with Driven Society, a four-year brand that uplifts black creatives across […]

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United Nations Chamber Music Society Virtual Concert to Celebrate Arabic Language Day

The United Nations published this video article, titled “Virtual Concert of the United Nations Chamber Music Society on the occasion of Arabic Language Day” – you can find their description below. On Saturday, December 18, 2021, the Chamber Music Society (UNCMS) will present a virtual concert to celebrate World Arabic Language Day. One of the […]

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Lunar New Year 2022: Celebrating the Year of the Tiger

Health and security To ensure the health and safety of our community, masks covering the nose and mouth are mandatory inside the building for all participants aged 2 and over. All food and drink vendors will be outdoors on our festival lawn, and all food and drink must be consumed outdoors. Learn more 2022 is […]

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Tiger Ball 2022 – Commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Asia Society Texas Center

Save the date for this year’s highly anticipated gala, Tiger’s Ball 2022, commemorating the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Asia Society Texas Center and celebrating the pioneers who exemplify and showcase the vibrant cultures and perspectives from across Asia. Graciously supported by Ball Chairs Tripp carter and Leigh & Reggie Smith, this party […]

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Encore Series: Turkish Music Festival

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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Colchester Art Society launches winter exhibition in the old store

A CREATIVE group of talented artists have launched their latest exhibition in a former furniture and clothing store. The Colchester Art Society has just launched its winter exhibition in Trinity Square inside what was once a Laura Ashley store. The premises are currently managed by We Are The Minories, which is the new incarnation of […]

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How his diverse society fights racism

Skyrim is home to a wide range of races, from the local Norse population to Elves and Khajiit. How does racism appear in Skyrim society? The world of Skyrim is populated by a wide range of races, from the more humanoid Nords and Redguards to the beast-like Khajiit and Argonians. However, the company featured in […]

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Lance Collins of Innovation Campus appointed to the Board of Directors of the Society for Science | VTx

Virginia Tech’s vice president and executive director of the innovation campus, Lance Collins, has joined the board of directors of the Society for Science. The Society for Science is dedicated to the achievement of young scientists in independent research and public engagement in science. The company’s vision is to promote understanding and appreciation of science […]

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Being more inclusive pays off for this IEEE society

Small changes over time can lead to big results, the saying goes. A good example is the concerted effort of IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Company began over two decades ago to become a more welcoming and inclusive environment for women and members outside of the United States. Since 2012, the company has increased the number […]

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Oak Ridge 85 receives an award from the American Nuclear Society

The recognition comes 66 years after the Oak Ridge 85s became the first black students to enter Southeast public schools on September 6, 1955. WASHINGTON, DC, USA – The Oak Ridge 85 and the U.S. Secretary of Energy received the American Nuclear Society (ANS) Social Responsibility in the Nuclear Community Award on Wednesday, December 1. […]

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KARLTON JOHNSON OF NATIONAL SPACE SOCIETY RECOGNIZED FOR LEADERSHIP BY SAVOY MAGAZINE

Karlton Johnson Chairman of the Board of Governors of the NSS, ranked among the most influential black corporate directors of 2021 All of humanity is fortunate to have a thought leader like Karlton Johnson, who has a vision for a human future in space that not only embraces, but actively promotes, diversity. . “ – […]

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The Royal Life Saving Society proposes to appoint two independent directors

Royal Life Saving Society – Australia is seeking to appoint two independent directors to join its board of directors in order to contribute to the effective and strategic governance of the national organization. Royal Life Saving is a leading national drowning prevention and water safety organization, with over 125 years of service to the Australian […]

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Investigate pathogens and their life cycles, for the benefit of society | MIT News

Desmond Edwards was a small child when he heard about typhoid fever. Fortunately, he didn’t have the disease. He was watching a cartoon public health announcement. The cartoon, produced by the Pan American Health Organization, was designed to educate people in his home country of Jamaica about the importance of vaccination against diseases like typhoid. […]

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Genieve Figgis paints high society as a spectacle of humor and horror

Genieve Figgis, “Irish House” (2021), acrylic on canvas (image courtesy of the artist and Almine Rech Gallery, photo by Dan Bradica) In 2017, Rob Colvin wrote in these pages about the phenomenon of “Like Art” – an emerging genre of very engaging painting that promotes “easy acceptance by serving the culture of the touch screen”. […]

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How fear and racism form the basis of inequity in our society

Consultant Lindsey Jackson joined New Day NW to explore how racism and fear of otherness contributes to a social foundation of perpetual inequity. #newdaynw Here’s an issue that reached a boiling point in the summer of 2020 due to social unrest: racism. As human beings, there is a fear of “the other”. When we walk […]

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How unhealthy skepticism holds back the development of a society

Like so many countries in the world where poverty, disease, and ignorance are the norm, it is always difficult to adapt or reform based on a new technology or invention. Every product or service is received with chronic skepticism and colonial paranoia of “The white man wants to kill us!” No wonder my Nigerian government […]

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Create a society for all

Sheikh Nahayan Bin Mabarak Al Nahayan. Addressing all genders, faiths and backgrounds, and creating opportunities for determined people and marginalized communities are among the goals of Expo 2020 Dubai Tolerance and Inclusion Week as it seeks to create a society for all. Taking place from November 14 to 20 and organized in association with the […]

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Tesla Attends 2021 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers National Convention Seeking Talent

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers is focused on empowering Hispanics and integrating them into STEM, including through the 2021 SHPE National Convention in Orlando, Florida. Interestingly, Tesla has a stand and is actively looking for engineers see you this week national convention (November 10-14). The theme of the convention is “The Most Magical Moment” […]

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American Cancer Society and Four Historically Black Colleges and Universities Announce Revolutionary Diversity in Cancer Research Agenda to Improve Diversity, Equity and Inclusion | Education

The American Cancer Society (ACS), along with four historically black medical schools, including Charles Drew Medical School, Howard University, Meharry Medical College, and Morehouse School of Medicine, have announced a groundbreaking diversity program in the cancer research (DICR) to help improve diversity, equity and inclusion in cancer research. The inaugural initiatives of the global program […]

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Introducing Citizenship in Society, the BSA’s newest badge of merit

The first new BSA Scouts Program Youth Merit Badge since 2017 is officially launched today. Called Citizenship in society, it offers Scouts opportunities to learn more about our world by encouraging them to explore information about diversity, equity, inclusion and ethical leadership – and to discover why these qualities are important in society and in […]

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Madison Historical Society presents exhibit highlighting man who made unusual masks – News-Herald

As Halloween approaches, it’s a time when masks and pumpkins are commonplace. But about 80 years ago, a Madison Township resident found a way to use face masks and pumpkins together that garnered attention both locally and nationally. Currently, the creativity and innovation demonstrated by this man, the late John Cz, is commemorated with a […]

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New Jersey Society of CPA adds scholarship for minority students

The New Jersey Society of CPAs has announced that it has added a scholarship for minorities to its academic offerings. Funded by Deloitte, the new scholarship will be open to various high school students who are considering accounting as an academic specialty. Recipients will receive $ 1,500 each. The scholarships are awarded on the basis […]

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Sustainable agriculture in modern society

October 25e, 2021, a ceremony was held to celebrate the opening of Duqm Hongtong Piping Factory, the first factory in the new Sino-Omani industrial city located 300 miles from the capital of Oman, Muscat. The factory is located in the Duqm Special Economic Zone (SEZAD), a once sparsely populated fishing village that has evolved into […]

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Houston’s Asian American Travels: Mal Bernardo

Produced in partnership with MAX Studios at the University of St. Thomas and Yetter Coleman LLP As a Chinese-Filipino and Houston native, Mal Bernardo is passionate about celebrating the region’s diversity. Whether it’s connecting with the students in her class or enjoying one of Houston’s many food stops, Mal embraces the city as she explores […]

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The coffee offers a taste of the community to the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers at Fermilab

Drinking coffee is a central part of Hispanic culture. In Central and Latin America, the word for coffee varies depending on the country where the drink is consumed. In Colombia, coffee is known as tinto; in Costa Rica, it is chorreado coffee; in Mexico, olla coffee is drunk; in Peru, it is pasado coffee; and […]

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Seismic, SV Academy and Sales Enablement Society Partner to Offer Career Opportunities in Sales Enablement to Under-Represented Candidates

With a focus on diversity, the industry’s premier empowerment training program aims to fill positions in the most prominent sales area of ​​employment. SAN DIEGO, September 28, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Seismic, the world leader in accreditation, in partnership with SV Academy, the leading provider of training and jobs in sales and customer success for diverse […]

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Statesman Team Wins 2021 Society for Features Journalism Awards

The American-Statesman’s Austin360 team won eight awards in the annual Excellence in Features competition at Society for Feature Film Journalism, including four top prizes, was announced this week. “We don’t do the job for the awards, but these awards make us proud of the importance of what we put in the world,” said editor Sharon […]

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Asia Society CEO and President Kevin Rudd discusses the Belt and Road Initiative and the changing dynamics of US-China relations

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 HOUSTON, September 20, 2021 — Asia Society Texas was honored to host Kevin Rudd, President and CEO of the Asia Society and the […]

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New La Jolla Historical Society Exhibit Will Feature Science-Inspired Art

Using science to inspire art and art to bring scientific inquiry to the masses, the La Jolla Historical Society will open the “Trifecta: Art, Science, Patron” exhibit on Saturday, September 25. The showcase, curated by Chi Essary, includes works by 10 regional artists who explored research conducted at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in […]

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Inclusive society seen through the Paralympic Games and expectation of an inclusive Tokyo: Miki Matheson

Paralympic Games gold and silver medalist Miki Matheson educates young students about the Paralympic Games aim to promote an inclusive society through sport. The vision of the Paralympic Games as a sporting event for people with disabilities creates an inclusive world through sport. An inclusive world can mean an inclusive or symbiotic society and refers […]

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Fallbrook Music Society moves to Mission Theater

FALLBROOK – Continuing its classic hit Sunday format, the Fallbrook Music Society announced its 44th annual concert season at the Fallbrook Mission Theater, featuring one of the most engaging artist lines ever scheduled. Ann Murray, Executive Director of FMS, said: “We have spent the past 12 months working hard to support our audiences with online […]