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UTICA – Mohawk Valley Community College humanities professor Dr. George J. Searles has been awarded the SUNY Distinguished Professor of Teaching, the highest honor bestowed on faculty by the State University system from New York, according to a college ad. The Distinguished Teaching Professorship recognizes a full professor who has demonstrated a consistently superior mastery …

April has always been the most loved – and most dreaded – month of the school year. It was the time of year when students across Hyderabad city would rejoice, screaming at the top of their lungs in buses and school buildings that they were finally free to forget a year of knowledge. However, the …

By CAROL HEGSTROM Progress Local musician and educator Connie Whitney is pictured here with three of her students who are also her great-grandchildren. Pictured left to right, Hans Whipple, Whitney, Rennlie Whipple and Knox Whipple. There are many occasions when it is traditional to give “gifts”. We choose the most beautiful and sometimes very expensive. …

This week, Erika K. Wilson will officially become a full professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill — one of the few Black women to hold that title. But Wilson, who teaches law and public policy, has found it hard to celebrate. She’s spent the last few weeks fuming that the university …

Students and staff were quickly evacuated from the residential school building as help was called to the scene. They waited outside while four fire trucks arrived to deal with the situation. Fortunately, no one was injured in the incident. The school declared extensive damage to its Whiteley Hall and water damage to the school gymnasium. …

It’s hard to find anything that comes close to the pride and joy that having children can bring you. And one of the best gifts we can give them is a solid education. It means reading to them when they’re toddlers, helping them with their homework, and leading the way to college. It’s a good …

Ahead of the Pride Month celebration in June, a network of education advocates again pushed for passage of the Equal Sexual Orientation and Expression Bill. gender identity (SOGIE) in the Philippines. (Unsplash / MANILA BULLETIN) “Educational institutions should be a safe place and the first place that promotes equality,” said the Civil Society Network for …

Professor Vaughn E. James It is 10:32 pm CDT on June 20, 2021. The summer solstice has arrived in the United States of America. In his sparsely furnished home office in Lubbock, Texas, far from his birthplace of Colihaut, Commonwealth of Dominica, law professor, lawyer, author, minister of religion, poet, playwright, lyricist, songwriter, musician and …

Flags were fluttering. Patriotic music played. Historical references were abundant. Stark County’s 1976 U.S. Bicentennial celebration included activities ranging from formal ceremonies to fireworks, but Tom Haas, then young head of the Canton’s American Revolutionary Bicentennial Commission, remembers a simple memory that seems to symbolize the celebration. “The city of Canton has decided that the …

A person gives their passport to register to be vaccinated against COVID-19 in Florida. Photo: Eva Marie Uzcategui / AFP via Getty Images The idea of ​​vaccine passports or health passports aroused opposition from both sides of the political spectrum. Recently we released a piece per ID2020 explaining how such a passport would help reopen …