As the new school year approaches, students think about what courses to take and how much the courses will cost. Whether it’s a community college, trade school, four-year university, or graduate school, higher education is expensive. The good news is that tax credits can help offset these costs. These credits reduce the amount of tax …

Challenges, concerns and delay after delay on the two new school projects were shared with Jackson-Madison County School System since at least April. Neither project developer and construction manager Hal Crocker nor JMCSS acknowledged a delay, and Crocker consistently expressed the goal and ability in making the July 31 completion date. Even though crews prioritized …

(Philstar.com) – July 23, 2021 – 10:11 a.m. MANILA, Philippines – The COVID-19 pandemic has sent the global economy into a downward spiral, making the labor market increasingly competitive. To stay on top, you must continually expand your skills and broaden your experience. For Eulalia Curaming, who knew she wanted to pursue a master’s degree …

One Sunday in July, just off Newkirk Plaza in Brooklyn – between the yellow facade of a laundromat and the red awning of a bodega – the sweet notes of a saxophone floated above a crowd of about 150 people. Haitian jazz guitarist Eddy Bourjolly introduced the song “Plainte Paysanne”, and the marching band sang …

Patrons are invited to take a seat in the classroom of an opera legend this fall, as Lyric returns to the Myriad Botanical Gardens aquatic stage to present the Tony Award-winning Master Class play. Performances are scheduled from September 15 to October 3. Written by American playwright Terrence McNally, the production is billed as a …

Ross Douthat, a very idiosyncratic type of conservative, traditionalist Catholic intellectual, a type more common in Britain than in the United States, posted a highly commented columnon, of all things, the French and Indian war. A Hollywood favorite – thanks to The Last of the Mohicans – this conflict, a small part of the much …

The debate over how to resolve the nation’s student debt crisis is heating up again, as pressure builds on President Joe Biden to extend the pandemic pause on repayments due to expire in September and progressives renew calls to forgive some of the $1.6 trillion that Americans owe. Advocates speak eloquently about the strain college …

SMF Faculty Member Lidia Chang Leads Music and Trauma Session with Summer Music Festival Students“/> As the South Shore Conservatory’s Transform Initiative’s first composer-in-residence, Dr Nkeiru Okoye said she wanted to be a role model for young African American girls and black women around the world because it is important, she said, seeing them “in …

Photo courtesy of Aflah Hanafiah The California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco continues New Science, a new exhibit that tells first-person stories of LGBTQ + women and gender minorities of color working in STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, and medicine) professions. The exhibit, which features nearly a dozen profiles of individuals who reflect a …

The Dungeons & Dragons MMORPG Neverwinter introduces the Bard class in the upcoming module: Jewel of the North, introducing musical combat mechanics. The 21st module of the Dungeons & Dragons MMORPG Never winter will bring big changes for new and current players, including the addition of a new class. Developer Cryptic Studios’ goal for the …