Monday’s Afternoon Update – Florida Trend

State appeals in workplace training battle Gov. Ron DeSantis and Attorney General Ashley Moody are appealing a federal judge’s ruling that blocked part of a new state law that placed restrictions on how race-related issues can be addressed in workplace training — a law DeSantis dubbed the “Stop WOKE Act.” Chief US District Judge Mark … Read more

Artificial Gravity Partially Protects Space-Related Central Nervous System Deficits in Organisms

COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Space travel to the Moon, Mars, and beyond can expose astronauts to extreme conditions, causing potential health issues. To prepare for future long-duration missions, a team of scientists from NASA and Universities Space Research Association studied how the effects of space – like changes in gravity, radiation, and … Read more

ABMS Conference 2022 Will Bring Together Hundreds of Health Care Professionals–In Person and Virtually–to Improve Health Care

CHICAGO, Sept. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), the leading not-for-profit organization that oversees US physician certification, will host ABMS Conference 2022 in-person at the Loews O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont, Ill. and online September 21-23. Conference sessions will explore critical topics such as patient safety, health equity, and the spread … Read more

MIT World Peace University introduces BBA (Hons) Branding & Advertising program

Pune, 7th September 2022: MIT World Peace University (Formerly MIT Pune), the leading private education university in India, has launched its BBA (Hons) Branding and Advertising and BBA Branding and Advertising programs designed to be the perfect blend of humanities, commerce and marketing. The newly launched application-oriented program enables students to work on real-world brand … Read more

Advertising and Media Community Announces 11 New AdvancingDiversity.org Hall of Honors Inductees and Black Talent Outreach Week

Stories of inductees to focus on outreach to HBCU students and graduates during Advancing Diversity Week, October 17-20 NEW YORK, Sept. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — AdvancingDiversity.org, a collective of more than 40 advertising and media companies and organizations, today announced the 2022 inductees into the AdvancingDiversity.org Hall of Honors. Joining 25 prior inductees, stories of … Read more

Summer Boismier, Exiled Norman Oklahoma Teacher, Faces Cloudy Future

“The worst parts of this are at the beginning.” That’s what Laney Dicksion mumbled as she angrily flipped through Gender Queer—a graphic memoir about exploring gender identity and sexuality—for a local Oklahoma TV broadcast last month. But the interview was not about the book the American Library Association ranked as its most challenged (or rebuked) … Read more

The Regions Foundation’s Spotlight on Education

Published 9 hours ago Submitted by Regions Bank By Candace Higginbotham |August 14, 2022 Regions Bank recently held its annual Share the Good campaign, with a back-to-school theme. Teams across the bank’s footprint collected and donated school supplies, made financial contributions and volunteered – all to ensure that students, teachers and parents have a great … Read more

Land Betterment Impact Minute #40: Sustainability Aspirations and Tradeoffs With Professor Jason McSparren

Published an hour ago Submitted by Land Betterment Corporation FISHERS, Ind., August 30, 2022 /CSRwire/ – Land Betterment Corporation (“Land Betterment” or the “Company”), an environmental solutions company fostering positive impact through upcycling former coal mining and industrial sites to create sustainable community development and job creation, today released Episode #40 of its Impact Minute … Read more

SOFIA Finds More Water in the Moon’s Southern Hemisphere

COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In 2020, Universities Space Research Association scientists and their team, using the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA), announced they had discovered water on the sunlit surface of the Moon. Now, they’ve confirmed it – and found even more. The findings were published in Geophysical Research Letters. The … Read more

Spotsylvania School Board votes to recommend Taylor for superintendent post | Local News

The Spotsylvania County School Board on Thursday evening elected to send a letter to the Virginia Board of Education indicating that it intends to hire Mark Taylor to the position of division superintendent, and asking that his name be added to a list of candidates eligible for a superintendent license. The motion to recommend Taylor … Read more