On Tuesday, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors approved a $45 million county contribution to help fund the new Milwaukee Public Museum building, a significant component of the $240 million project. Priscilla E. Coggs-Jones, Russell Goodwin Sr., Sylvia Ortiz-Velez, and Sequanna Taylor voted no on the money, which passed 14-4. Coggs-Jones and Ortiz-Velez first voted …

COLUMBIA, MO (KMIZ) On Thursday, several organizations will distribute free Thanksgiving meals to the community. This year, Thanksgiving dinner costs have gone up 20%, according to the Farm Bureau. The Bureau reports that this year, a Thanksgiving party for ten people will cost about $64 or about $6.50 per person. This is an increase of …

This holiday season, take the family to some of the jaw-dropping museums and historic attractions along the first hundred miles of Route 66. From world-famous art galleries to vast collections of vintage automobiles , these exhibits offer more than just indoor activity this winter – these institutions also offer a crucial look into the lasting …

Months after workers at the nearby Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) won their unionworkers at the Enoch Pratt Free Library (EPFL) made history as the last union to organize under AFSCME United Cultural Workers. An official vote count for the mail-in election took place on November 18, with workers successfully voting 218 to 12 to …

Students, developers, and hobbyists interested in learning more about electronics may be interested in a new kit called Lab-On-The-Go. Specially designed to help you teach and learn electronics from scratch. The Experimental Learning Kit (EBL) contains a manual that covers 20 essential circuitry concepts. “This textbook is more theory-based and designed to help students explore …

With COVID-19 and influenza cases predicted to rise this fall and winter, American healthcare professional organizations are coming together to remind the public of the importance of vaccinations and early treatment. A strong recommendation from a trusted clinician is one of the most effective strategies for increasing vaccination coverage. We encourage our members to use …

(JKPL) — Registration is open for the 31st Annual Conference of the Pacific Islands Libraries, Archives and Museums Association or PIALA titled “Strengthening Connections in the Pacific” to be held December 4-7, 2022 in person in Saipan. The conference will be organized by the Joeten-Kiyu Public Library, the Northern Marianas Library Association and the Institute …

TULSA, Okla. – Several organizations in and around Tulsa provide turkeys and trimmings to families struggling to make ends meet with inflation and high gas prices and therefore cannot afford the added burden of cooking a holiday meal. On Friday, staff at Monte Cassino Catholic School near East 21st Street and South Lewis Avenue in …

A new study from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh reports that net energy consumption across the United States fell 7.5% in 2020 compared to 2019 amid lockdowns related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 19. While this may have been beneficial for the environment, it had negative financial effects at the individual level. Posted in Energies in …

Whether you are a visitor or a local, visiting Cape Town’s museums is a fun and necessary experience. Education, entertainment and culture come together in these thoughtful spaces. Whether you are interested in art, history, science or something niche, Cape Town will most likely have a place to visit and learn. Here is your ultimate …

HAMPSTEAD —Hampstead Public Library has a Holiday countdown calendar To-Go Craft available from Monday, November 21. Visit the library and take home a calendar. There are New Year, Hanukkah and Christmas designs available. The library provides the calendar sheet, scratch off stickers and instructions. Get one while supplies last! For Thanksgiving, the library closes at …

Featuring works by artist Henri Airo and duo Camilla Marrese and Gabriele Chiapparini, the show will play with the objectivity of the photographic medium, ultimately leaving us to meditate on an ever-changing landscape where truth and post-truth coexist. To complete its rich program for 2022, PhMuseum Lab will be inaugurated on November 24 Unpredictable certainty …

(The Center Square) – Many news outlets and social media pundits incorrectly reported on Tuesday that Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared an invasion on the southern border. It didn’t, according to an analysis of available data by The Center Square. Abbott tweeted from his personal Twitter account on Tuesday the contents of a letter he …

The Department of School Education and Literacy recently released the Unified District Information System for Education (U-DISE) Report 2021-2022, which provides information on all schools, teachers and students in India. A wide range of data, including student enrolment, teacher deployment, and school infrastructure such as clean water, libraries, electricity, and access to computers and the …

Guest speaker Emily Wros is a librarian at the University of North Dakota at Grand Forks and chief librarian of the North Dakota Library Freedom Committee. VALLEY CITY, ND (NewDakota.com) – A presentation on “Banned Books, Libraries, and Intellectual Freedom” will be held Monday, November 21, 2022 in Valley City. The keynote speaker will be …

Antimicrobial resistance occurs when bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites change over time and no longer respond to antimicrobials. [iStockphoto] Africa is struggling to tackle drug-resistant pathogens, but a new study across 14 countries has found a lack of laboratory capacity and erratic use of available antibiotics with only 1.3% of medical laboratories performing bacteriological testing …

Nov. 12—Community members and families gathered in downtown Tahlequah Friday morning to celebrate Veterans Day with the men and women who served. On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, a truce between Germany and the Allied nations came into effect, ending World War I. It was only a …

Of ARL: Open Access (OA) and the broad sharing of research findings have been empirically shown to accelerate scientific progress and benefit society and individuals at scale through improved health outcomes, socio-economic mobility and environmental well-being, to name a few. University research libraries, for their part, have made significant investments in opening up research and …

The Swedish government cut its 2023 budget for culture by SEK 1 billion ($91.4 million) and scrapped free admission to its state museums in response to the economic downturn. Sweden’s new cultural budget is SEK 9.033 billion ($845 million) from last year’s SEK 10.133 billion ($970 million), with the drop partly reflecting the end of …

Suffice to say of Eric Ulis: he does not give up. The True Crime Investigator, who hosts the annual CooperCon in Vancouver, believed for years that a man named Sheridan Peterson was notorious skyjacker DB Cooper. He told The Oregonian/OregonLive in 2019 that he was “98%” certain Peterson was the pseudonymous criminal who inspired songs, …

Editor’s Note: This story is part of Southwest Michigan Second Wave’s On the Ground Battle Creek series. Community organizations that received a share of $8 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds in March are spending those allocations, said Ted Dearing, deputy city manager of Battle Creek. The city has received a total of …

Libraries are safe places that connect to the world of ideas and human memory and are always on the front line in the fight against censorship. Yet they are often the physical representations of past values ​​and conceptions – if one just takes the time to verify them. So let’s take a quick tour of …

Students stroll under blue skies along the sidewalk on the north side of 12th and R streets with the Sheldon Museum of Art and the Geography Building in the background in this November 1965 image. Designed by Phillip Johnson, Sheldon Museum of Art opened in 1963 after construction began in 1961. The building was funded …

NEW YORK, NY — Elsevier, a world leader in research publishing and information analysis, published the results of a historic global survey, conducted jointly with Economist Impact, showing that US researchers surveyed believe that public understanding of the scientific research process has actually deteriorated during the pandemic despite increased public scrutiny of research results. Researchers …

During a meeting with his Portuguese counterpart, Mehrdad Bazrpash, President of the Supreme Court of Accounts (SAC) of Iran, called for deepening bilateral relations between the two countries in the field of government auditing. Bazrpash met and spoke with José Tavares, Director General of the Tribunal de Contas de Portugal, on the sidelines of the …

The Winston-Salem and Forsyth County Arts Council has launched a new program focused on serving underground and emerging artists. The Laboratory: An Experimental Space for Underground Art will hold its first event on November 7 in the parking lot of the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts in downtown Winston-Salem. This monthly series will be …

When Nigerian-born saxophonist, composer and artistic director Perpie Nwaefido arrived in Canada, she found a place where she could find all kinds of help she needed as a newcomer. It was at the Calgary Public Library. “It was such a different experience from what I had in my country,” Nwaefido said. “At home, the library …

A new attention to artistic arrangement is also the inspiration behind the new show at Seattle Art Museum. American Art: The Stories We Carry (ongoing) marks the first time in 15 years that SAM has relocated its American art collection. Previously a room awash with richly framed landscapes and portraits by European American artists, the …

Rocket Lab joins NASA’s $278.5 million project to accelerate the development of near-Earth communications through partnerships with commercial satellite communications providers LONG BEACH, Calif., November 3, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a leading launch and space systems company, today announced that It had been selected by the Inmarsat …

The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation celebrates 50 years of protecting marine life and their habitats and provides various opportunities for research, conservation and education. Congress enacted on October 23, 1972, what was known as the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act, allowing for the preservation and protection of marine areas of national, ecological, cultural, or …

By David Alexander / Published November 2, 2022 Elizabeth Long, a collaborative leader and seasoned book artist who has spent nearly 30 years in increasingly responsible roles at the University of Chicago Library, has been named the next Sheridan Dean of University Libraries, Archives, and Museums. Johns Hopkins University. She will take office on January …

LONG BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–November 1, 2022– Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a leading launch and space systems company, today confirmed that it will attempt to catch a rocket Electron with a helicopter on his return to Earth from space during the Society’s next launch. Rocket Lab’s 32nd Electron launch, …

In 2020, the arts and culture philanthropic resource jMUSE launched a new study focused on how Jewish museums can serve as the backbone of Jewish cultural engagement in their American communities. The study produced a deeper understanding not only of the state of the field, but also of the power and potential of Jewish museums …

A decommissioned Airbus A320 finds new life in the service of science. The Hydrogen Aviation Lab, Hamburg’s new field laboratory for testing the maintenance and ground processes of future hydrogen-powered aircraft, was unveiled today. Hamburg’s Economic Affairs Senator Michael Westhagemann – whose ministry funded the joint project between Lufthansa Technik, the German Aerospace Center (DLR), …

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Y Gaer – cultural center and library in Brecon The Welsh Museums Festival is entering its second week and museums across Wales are offering free and inspiring activities for all for half of the term. As the Wales and UK autumn semesters span a fortnight, the museums are holding what they describe …

October 29—Morgan-Scott Retired Teachers’ Association Morgan-Scott Retired Teachers Association meet October 6 at Rudi’s Grill. Susan Hardin of the Governor Duncan’s Mansion was our guest speaker. The mansion is 189 years old and has been on the Jacksonville Historic Circuit for over 30 years. Members of Daughters of the American Revolution Round. James Caldwell Chapter …

The Commercial Literature Collection gives us a glimpse of the past. It includes catalogs on a variety of topics, including funeral home supplies. These catalogs illustrate coffins, tomb guardiansand even fashion for the dead. One of these catalogs presents funeral hearses of yesteryear. The commercial catalog is Merts and riddle and has no title although …

By David Wilkening, Contributing author REGION – Massachusetts, in part because of its long history, has long been a stronghold of meaningful and important museums. But there are also some lesser known ones that are quite unusual. Unfortunately, at least in part due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the list of candidates has shrunk. Favorites such …

Human libraries in over 80 countries feature people who volunteer as books, offering “readings” about their personal experiences to fuel conversations and, ultimately, understanding. It’s your first of three free stories this month. Become a free or supporting member to read unlimited articles, webinars and ebooks. Become a member One weekend in September, a dog-walking …

The forensic laboratory analyzes firearms, bullets and casings to provide ballistic evidence to the court. THE Independent Commission of Inquiries (INDECOM), the entity that investigates more than 200 fatal shootings and reports of abuse by state agents each year, says the timely completion of its investigations is hampered by belated ballistics reports from an under-resourced …

Edge computing helps organizations reduce latency, get real-time data quickly and efficiently, and gain valuable insights they can use to improve their business processes SAN ANTONIO, October 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The past two years have accelerated information technology (IT) trends that were already underway: rapidly increasing adoption of cloud, multi-cloud and Internet of Things …

The new NeuroLight logo. “Further research has led us to identify light and sound as ideal stimuli for brain training,” said NeuroLight founder and president Alexander Poltorak. “This focus on light takes us in new directions and prompted our rebranding and new name.” SUFFERN, NY (PRWEB) October 25, 2022 Neuroenhancement Lab, Inc., a Suffern, …

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has invited interested international organizations from around the world to come and observe the 2023 general elections in Nigeria. INEC Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu made the call when he received the delegation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Pre-Election Fact-Finding Mission to Nigeria. The group was …

The three Champaign County library systems recently received a Guiding Ohio Online grant from the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Ohio State Library. Guiding Ohio Online is a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) competitive grant administered by the State Library. The purpose of the grant is to enable public libraries …

Museums are among my favorite places, and I agree with Sister Wendy Beckett: “A country that has few museums is both materially poor and spiritually poor…Museums, like theaters and libraries, are a means of freedom. It is also true that I still carry a torch for Sister Wendy Beckett, despite her passing in 2018, because …

DOHA: The President of Qatar Museums, HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, opened the special exhibition, Art Mill Museum 2030, alongside a number of personalities. The exhibit is now on view to the public from today, October 24, 2022 to March 30, 2023, at the Qatar Flour Mills Warehouse and the …

While he’s yet to win the award for the actually existing 2022-23 NBA season, the official 2022-23 simulation put together by the folks at NBA 2K23 has awarded the Kia Most Valuable Player 2023 award to the swingman superstar of the Boston Celtics Jayson Tatum. To talk about Tatum’s hardware in the official sim, CLNS …

Community events can be an integral part of a charity’s operations. These events bring people together for a good time and a good cause. For many organizations, they represent a significant portion of the funds provided each year. Some organizations hold events towards the end of the year, as these are times when many are …

According to the World Health Organization, nearly one in eight people worldwide live with a mental health disorder. The situation is such that many international museums are rethinking their missions to try to respond to this social challenge. This is the case of the Brooklyn Museum in New York, the Museum of Art and Photography …

November is Picture Book Month, and Contra Costa County Libraries will be celebrating it with children’s book character Pete the Cat. Reading picture books helps children cultivate an appreciation for art while strengthening their visual skills. They learn the structure of a story while developing their vocabulary and comprehension. Picture books are meant to be …

This week, an international group of 10 scientists are calling for protective limits for fishing in the Southern Ocean of Antarctica, report in the newspaper Science that current levels of fishing, combined with climate change, are having worrying effects on a diverse ecosystem of global significance. “We cannot ignore the growing evidence of the ecosystem …

Sidechat’s Chatboard feature. Sidechat is an anonymous meme-sharing platform that several Boston University student groups have promoted on social media since the app launched on October 4. SEAN YOUNG/DFP STAFF Sidechat is an app “designed for your college community”. The anonymous meme-sharing platform launched at Boston University on October 4. Since then, several student groups …

HAMPSTEAD —Dwight and Linda Simes, investigators from the Northeastern Paranormal Associates (NEPA), visit Hampstead Public Library on Saturday, October 22 at 1:30 p.m. They discuss what they do during paranormal investigations, including showing the tools they use and why they use them. They also show a series of photos and recordings of sightings. There is …

When the museum reopened in October, it was moved to the ground floor, near the entrance to the part of the library where the books are, so that people could view the museum as a destination, which might lure them into the library as well. “We can bring in mass communication students [from local schools] …

Dusty Bo and the Contraband will perform at the Lab in downtown Lima on Saturday. Photo submitted | Courtesy of Dusty Bo LIMA – This will be Dusty Bo’s second tour in recent months in Lima. But his show at the Lab at 8 p.m. Saturday is shaping up to be even better than his …

company logo Dublin, Oct. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Ambient Intelligence Market by Offerings, Technology, End-Use and Region to 2028” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global ambient intelligence market size will reach USD 225.35 billion by 2028 and witness a revenue growth rate of 32% over the next five years, …

University libraries will celebrate Nevada’s literary talent during the 35th Annual Nevada Writers Hall of Fame Event scheduled for Friday, November 4 from 6-9 p.m. on the first floor of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center inside Wells Fargo Auditorium and the Leslie Harvey and Robert George Whittemore Gallery on the University of Nevada campus in Reno. …

For the first time in 20 years, the American Alliance of Museums will update the standards for its member institutions, adding new required Diversity, Equity, Accessibility and Inclusion (DEAI) goals. The alliance announces a new initiative to contribute to the development of these standards, which will be developed with the assistance of an advisory group …

Click to enlarge Photo by Lara Jackson c/o LAB Theater Project. (LR) Caroline Jett (Granny Binding), Karena Stanley (Lily Ester) and on the ground is Cheynne De Barros (Mary Larkin). Spooky season is 100% here, so it only makes sense that Tampa’s Lab Theater Project (stylized as “LAB”) presents the world premiere of a haunting …

From unloading a boat with six tons of water, Gatorade and food, to distributing supplies and serving food, Y volunteers and staff have worked tirelessly to make sure people are safe. and have access to food and basic necessities. “Staff have boots on the ground in the Isles of Capri, Everglades City and in the …

Dream Lab had its launch ceremony on October 12, 2022, at the upper ground floor of the Ayala Malls Circuit, attended by business partners, corporate investors, media friends, Ayala Malls executives and brand partners: Rain or shine, Maya Philippines, Basi Matsi, Bulgar, Tiny Buds and Star Playschool. The launch and inauguration ceremony was followed by …

MISSOULA — The proposed crisis intervention levy is designed to support people facing a mental health, addiction and homelessness crisis. In our continuing coverage, we talk to a group that helps support organizations help those helping with these issues. “What do we want Missoula to represent? What do we want Missoula to look like? asked …

RALEIGH – From the Highlands Biological Station to the Museum of Coastal Carolina, from Grandfather Mountain to Port Discover, 55 science centers across the state have received $6.3 million in special grants under the Science Museum Grants Program from North Carolina. Funding for these special grants is made possible by the U.S. Federal Bailout Act, …

Adam Rollins, Editor Scenic’s Regional Library System has added a new form of fun and interactive learning products to the collection of items that community members can take home. In early October, libraries began offering dozens of mobile learning kits focused on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). These STEM kits cover 50 different themes …

Mori Art Museum in Tokyo. Image: Shutterstock AAccording to the World Health Organization, nearly one in eight people worldwide live with a mental health disorder. The situation is such that many international museums are rethinking their missions to try to respond to this social challenge. This is the case of the Brooklyn Museum in …

FAMILIES looking for a low cost day out this semester should head to Leicester Libraries and Museums. The chance to make a Diwa lamp out of salt dough or learn the steps to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” are just two of the Diwali and Halloween themed activities taking place at venues across the country. town. To …

Adelaide Film Festival has revealed the 30 entrants selected to take part in its first Expand Lab, which aims to foster new ideas for moving image artwork. The festival received over 100 applications for the lab, selecting 20 entrants from South Australia and another 10 from across the country. Participants come from a variety of …

Kelvin launched Kelvin Maps, a solution to measure, monitor and reduce corporate carbon emissions. Kelvin Maps intuitively presents vital production data to engineers and operators, providing visualization of entire operations, including the impacts of any emission-driving inefficiencies, they say, providing a single view into manufacturing processes and of production while allowing companies to find the …

•CLUB ROTARY 89 met on October 3 at The Confluence. Greg Caprana of Certantum Strategies spoke about working with millennials who are looking for transformation rather than transaction in their relationships. In short, he said they look less at profit and loss and more at what it does for them and those they care about. …

The exquisite golden tiara, encrusted with precious stones by master craftsmen around 1,500 years ago, was one of the world’s most valuable artifacts from the bloody reign of Attila the Hun, who rampaged with warriors on horseback deep into Europe in the 5th century. The Hun diadem, also known as the tiara, has now disappeared …

Backpacks to help educate young children about the environment will be available at Yolo County libraries later this month, starting October 22. The Nature Backpacks Kickoff event is planned in partnership with the Cache Creek Conservancy, Yolo County Library, and Yolo County Parks Department. The program begins Saturday, Oct. 22, when libraries provide backpacks that …

The Anne Arundel County Public Library offers a variety of programs to celebrate the Maryland STEM Festival, a month-long celebration of science, technology, engineering, and math that takes place each fall across the state. Below is a selection of key events held at county libraries. Maryland Owls Wednesday, October 12 at 6 p.m. at Crofton …

Overall winner Irene Kinyanjui presents her trophy after the 2020 AMCHAM golf tournament at Karen Country club on Friday, October 7, 2022. [Jonah Onyango, Standard] veterinary laboratory Sports Club Captain Irene Kinyanjui is the winner of the 2022 American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham) Golf Tournament held on Friday at the par 72 Karen Golf and …

ANN ARBOR, MI – Michigan’s state motto translates to, “If you’re looking for a nice peninsula, look around.” Replace the peninsula with museums, and that pretty much describes the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. There are 12 museums on campus, ranging from natural history and archeology to ancient dentistry and historic musical instruments. If …

After Hurricane Ian, social service organizations in Central Florida are facing increased demand for housing, food and personal items, so they are appealing to the community for donations. At least one of them is trying to serve customers despite being damaged by a flood. Martha Are, CEO of the Homeless Services Network of Central Florida, …

Lebanon is the land of culture, and the Lebanese are crazy about its rich heritage, reflected in the fascinating museums dotted around the country. From soap museums, authentic Lebanese palaces and houses, contemporary art museums and historical sites, Lebanese can fully immerse themselves in the world of art and history! Whether you want to enjoy …

After more than a quarter of a century, the door has opened a little wider for needed improvements at the Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library in Lovell and public libraries in Maine. Let’s go through that door and see what we can accomplish. Our valuable library buildings need improvements in security and accessibility. Congress has until …

A collegiate image of the sixteen writers participating in Caption This. From L to R, top to bottom: Jesse J. Sanchez, Sarah Hammond, Nay Harris, Skyler Chin; J. Quinton Johnson, Rheanna Atendido, Sarah Kaufman, Sam Norman; Jessie Field, Ou Matias, Raiah Rofsky, Sita Sunil; Shane Dittmar, Amy Engelhardt, Eliza Randall, James Martinez Salem. Prospect Theater …

Latest Round of Grants Boosts Charter’s Investment in Local Digital Literacy Programs to $8 million in six years STAMFORD, Conn., October 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Charter Communications, Inc. today announced the award of $1.1 million in Spectrum Digital Education awards grants to 47 nonprofit organizations working to improve digital education, training, and technology in local …

The Carbondale Historical Society was recently invited, along with other Garfield County cultural heritage institutions, to attend a seminar hosted by Garfield County Libraries District (GCPLD) Executive Director Jamie LaRue. The seminar took place on September 26 at the Glenwood Springs Library and focused on digitizing historical photos, documents and newspapers. Digitization involves the conversion …

Amil Niazi and his son visit the newly reopened Yayoi Kusama exhibition at the AGO.Amil Niazi/The Globe and Mail After a rocky start to a recent trip to the Art Gallery of Ontario (“I’m thirsty!”, “I’m bored!”, “Can we have some candy?”), my four year old Sommerset and I found a shared moment of nirvana …

A Northeastern University lab director who claimed he was injured by an explosive device sent to him last month with a threatening note has been arrested for fabricating the whole thing, according to a recently unsealed federal complaint. Jason Duhaime, 45, was arrested Tuesday in Texas by the FBI and is charged with passing false …

CHANDLER – The Monogram Foods Loves Kids Foundation, the charitable fund of Monogram Foods, announced that 11 local organizations will receive a grant in 2022. A committee of Monogram Foods team members in Chandler has divided $60,000 among charities . The initiatives funded by each grant are: Edgerton Public Library: The funds will help the …

The Rubber Chicken Museum is located inside Archie McPhee in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle. When the autumn rains begin, head inside to see the latest exhibits at a favorite museum or check out one you’ve never visited. This region offers a multitude of museums, large and small, important and less known. Exhibits range from …

Nothing can be more exciting and therapeutic for bibliophiles than visiting a library. Spending hours in a room full of books, browsing through all the different shelves – is indeed a heavenly experience. Here we have compiled a list of five iconic libraries in India that you must visit. Asian Society, Mumbai Established in 1804, …

WASHINGTON DC- Washington state organizations will receive a total of $2 million to provide diapers to families in need through a new Department of Health and Human Services program. The pilot diaper program for families in need was launched Sept. 27, 2022, funding states and organizations to provide diapers, according to a press release from …

A recent study, the first of its kind, by Psychological sciences reported direct evidence that fetuses sense taste and smell in the womb and react accordingly. Using 4D ultrasound to capture the facial expressions of fetuses, researchers at Durham University’s Fetal and Neonatal Research Laboratory scanned 100 pregnant women twice, at 32 weeks and 36 …

Did you know, according to Education Data Initiative, the average cost of a college textbook is between $80 and $105, with some costing $400 or more? In order to reduce the cost of studies for university students, the University libraries actively works in partnership with faculty, the provost’s office, the office of digital learning, and …

Takoma Park Street Festival in 2019. Photo courtesy of Sam Kittner. Have a nice weekend everyone! Calling all caffeine lovers, it’s National Coffee Day. Check out local deals and use the extra energy from caffeine to party and dance all weekend long at a local food and music festival or date night. Best things to …

DUBLIN, September 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Report analyzing the size, share and trends of the central laboratory market by services (genetic services, biomarker services), by end use (pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies), by Region and Segment Forecast, 2022-2030” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global central laboratory market size is expected to …

TECUMSEH – Several local arts and culture organizations recently received $271,114 in state grants. The Michigan Arts and Culture Council recently approved more than $12 million in fiscal year 2023 arts and culture funding to more than 600 organizations and projects across Michigan. The Tecumseh Arts Center is the recipient of a MACC grant for …

The lab will leverage Google Cloud’s advanced analytics capabilities and infrastructure to accelerate data-driven digital transformation journeys for communications service providers. Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions, today announced its dedicated Google Cloud Telco Smart Analytics Lab in Milton Keynes, UK. The lab will aim to …

Several abortion funds and an abortion provider are listed as plaintiffs in the lawsuit. These groups ended direct financial assistance to women wishing to have an abortion. SAN ANTONIO — A coalition of Texas nonprofits met Tuesday in federal court where arguments began in a lawsuit over abortion. Fund Texas Choice and several other plaintiffs …

As we know, World Tourism Day is widely celebrated in both spheres to raise awareness of the importance of tourism in affecting the social, political, economic and cultural values ​​of the country. To celebrate World Tourism Day, Sada Elbald English SEE features some of our favorite tourist hotspots that Egypt has helped turn into must-see …

The MIT Space Exploration Initiative (SEI) takes an iterative approach to testing and deployment, from annual parabolic flights to suborbital launches, to the International Space Station and soon to the surface of the moon. As a follow-up to this, SEI is launching an analog mission with a ten-day expedition to Svalbard in October 2022. Space …

Washington, DC and its surrounding metropolitan area are literally steeped in history, and so it’s no surprise that there’s no shortage of museums for locals and visitors alike. It would be safe to say that it would be impossible to see them all even on an extended trip. However, not all museums are open to …

• LAUREL ADULT TRAVEL CLUB will meet at 7:30 p.m. on October 3 at the cafeteria of Laurel High School on Route 108. Travel for 2023 will be planned. The group will travel to DeBence Antique Music World and the Franklin Barrow Theater to see Irving Berlin’s “Holiday Inn” on December 3. All reservations and …

INDIANAPOLIS — A day after a special judge blocked Indiana’s near-total abortion ban, the state is appealing. As the legal fight continues, organizations on both sides of the issue are quickly adapting now that abortion is legal again for all Hoosier women. During the week Indiana’s near-total abortion ban was active, Jessica Marchbank of the …

A media open house was held at the Amarillo Department of Public Safety (DPS) Crime Lab during National Forensic Science Week, giving the community an opportunity to see what the day-to-day crime lab. The Amarillo DPS Crime Lab covers the state’s 26 major counties, from sheriff’s offices to airports. The lab sees everything from cannabis, …

Canberra’s top museums and galleries say they can’t afford to repair their aging buildings and are asking for financial help in next month’s federal budget. Key points: Lobby group says cultural institutions urgently need an additional $800 million for upgrades The Australian War Memorial was well funded while other institutions struggled Head of National Library …

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Crime Lab: Megan Roberts, Jazmin Summers, Brittany Groat, Carleigh Ruleman and Jessica Barnard (not pictured) LEONARDTOWN, Md. – The ninth annual Forensic Science Week will take place this week, September 18-24, 2022, and the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office celebrates the hardworking men and women in forensic labs across the …

A new 3D-printed Facebook brand logo, Meta, is seen in front of the Google logo displayed in this illustration taken November 2, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to approve a bill to allow news …

Photos courtesy of Zwaanendael Museum Historical re-enactments, stories of marine adventurers and a plethora of festivals await you in Sussex County during the autumn season. Fall in southern Delaware means historic tours, events and festivals that will keep you entertained throughout the shoulder season. Devon Filicicchia of the Zwaanendael Museum in Lewes is very excited …

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WBOY) — West Virginia is home to unique specialty museums that you can visit on your next trip to or around the state. Tripadvisor allows users to rate different attractions, hotels and other travel services. Here are the top 10 specialty museums in the Mountain State, as ranked by Tripadvisor. Tourism in West …

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VERSES Technologies Inc. (NEO:VERS) (“VERSES” or the “Company”), a contextual computing platform provider specializing in next-generation intelligence artificial solutions, today announced the opening of its sensor fusion laboratory and research center in Culver City, California. The new lab showcases VERSES’ technology portfolio, including COSM™, the company’s …

As we close our first month of the semester, you may have a long to-do list. One of those things that may be looming in the back of your mind is finding ways to do your environmental part. If you’re looking for opportunities to help the environment, there are a variety of green organizations to …

Dr. Tara Baillargeon and her husband, Aaron, enjoying a night out with friends in Avignon, France, in June 2022. Dr. Tara Baillargeon was named Permanent Dean of University Libraries in the spring of 2022, having assumed the interim role following the retirement of Janice Welburn. This summer, as she settled into her new role, the …

Powered by the Giving Back Fund, the scholarship recognizes Black and African American students who are focused on lasting change The call for applications is now open until 9am PT on October 24, 2022 LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Legacy Lab, Team One’s award-winning strategic advisory and think tank, today announced …

Representatives of local youth groups appear at the July Special Council Presentation Ceremony led by Homestead Council Member Jenifer Bailey. During July’s Special Council Presentation Ceremony, Homestead Council Member Jenifer Bailey presented four local organizations with a scholarship to help them grow and prosper in the community. The winners were Prodigy Dance Studio, Build Your …

Think about this: where is the only place in your community where you can visit for free, check any book on anything you want, listen to music and watch movies at home, read magazines and newspapers from near or far? , surf the Internet, access the region’s museums or even borrow an instrument that you …