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Fill your summer with events and activities, reading challenges, and the chance to win great prizes by signing up for the New Orleans Public Library’s annual Summer Fun program. It starts June 1. Libraries across the country are running summer reading programs to encourage reading as a lifelong habit, help children and teens maintain their …

Program advances long-term technology roadmap and reinforces company’s commitment to technology leadership in differentiated foundry solutions SAN JOSE, CA. , May 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — At its annual GF Technology Summit (GTS), GlobalFoundries (Nasdaq: GFS) (GF) today announced the launch of GF Labs, a new program that extends the development horizon of innovative and differentiated …

Outthinker Strategy Network brings together strategy leaders through organized learning and peer-to-peer relationships NEW YORK, May 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Last week, the Outthinker Strategic Network (OSN) hosted 24 top strategic managers at the Graduate Hotel in New York City. Strategy leaders from large and midsize companies across industries discussed the challenges they face and …

Appointment Stephen Fry has been named the new patron of Dr. Johnson’s House, a 300-year-old townhouse and museum. Dr. Johnathan Dalzell has been appointed director of Museums Council of Northern Ireland. Dalzell previously worked in private and public sector research and teaching, and coordinated large multinational research projects and national statutory programs for numerous private, …

(WJET/WFXP/YourErie.com) – All through next week, the Erie County Public Library has partnered with other organizations to promote the preservation of history. From May 22-28, the library will host events and workshops at its branches, in the community, and via Zoom. Over 25 participating organizations and individuals will offer over 30 different programs throughout the …

Today is International Museum Day (IMD). It is a celebration of the importance of museums in cultural exchange, enrichment, cooperation and peace between peoples, says the International Council of Museums. Despite their immense importance, museums are not immune to the effects of war. Throughout history, these priceless cultural sites and the heritage they contain have …

World’s first and only anti-virus (coronavirus) film based on silver and PET certified by ISO 21702, CE and FDA HONG KONG, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Kare Lab, a leading supplier of medical-grade protective equipment to leading institutes and hospitals around the world, has launched a new antiviral and antimicrobial screen protector for iPhone and …

Andrew King was left homeless and living under a bridge after being released from Marion County Jail in 2009. He didn’t have a place to charge his electric monitoring bracelet, or the funds to deal with the bills that pile up after someone gets out of jail or jail. He said it happened all the …

North Yorkshire Libraries and two county museums are joining forces to encourage residents to discover and appreciate their community’s heritage during Local History Month in May. Events will take place in county libraries while the Ryedale Folk Museum and the Dales Countryside Museum have dialect and language as their theme for the month. These events …

When you think of Washington, it’s probably the most popular cities and neighborhoods that come to mind. And places like Seattle, Tacoma or Spokane of course have a ton of attractions. But it’s the smaller areas that tend to have more unique and special options. With a population of just …

Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition. On May 16, 2022, RocketLab USA, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021. A copy of the press release is provided as Exhibit 99.1 to this current report on Form 8-K, and a copy of …

May 16, 2022, 6:00 a.m. HST *Updated May 16 at 5:10 a.m. Hundreds of people attended the third Maui Economic Ability Fair, an event with nearly 30 organizations that sheds light on how to accept people with disabilities, according to a press release. The fair was held on April 30 at the Queen Ka’ahumanu Center. …

Writing a comprehensive history of libraries is no easy task. Questions of definition, purpose, accessibility and function need to be addressed. Not only are there no unique answers to these questions, but the answers change over time and vary from region to region. Andrew Pettegree and Authur der Weduwen take on this difficult task in …

Members of the North Minneapolis community spent their Saturday morning planting a garden on a street corner notorious for crime. The corner of Lyndale and Broadway is known as a place of pain and violence. The community hopes to plant a new seed to bring peace to the Northside. “We hope we can plant seeds …

The exhibition Between Heaven and Earth at the Middle East Institute, USA, was curated by Munira Al Sayegh. Muhammad Yusuf, feature film editor Dirwaza Curatorial Lab, the Abu Dhabi-based creative incubator and project partner founded by curator Munira Al Sayegh, has launched its Microfund for UAE-based creatives, inviting creative practitioners in the UAE to apply …

NOVITA DIAMONDS is pleased to announce the launch of its flagship showroom in Singapore. Singapore has always been the perfect location for NOVITA DIAMONDS’ ambition to enter the Asian market due to the ideal and unique combination of factors not found anywhere else in Asia. NOVITA DIAMONDS is the global leader in providing lab grown …

The West Valley Kiwanis Club will hold its “Golf for the Kids” tournament on May 21 at SunTides Golf Course in Yakima. This is the club’s first major fundraising event in two years. The tournament will include raffle prizes, goodie bags for golfers, a barbecue lunch, fun competitions and a four-person team scramble format. Additionally, …

Events are held at county libraries while the Ryedale Folk Museum and the Dales Countryside Museum focus on dialect and language for the month. These events are part of a research project into the way we speak, carried out by the University of Leeds. Chrys Mellor, General Manager of Libraries, said: “Dialect and language are …

NEW funding should be given to museums, galleries, libraries and cultural venues across the country. Carlisle MP John Stevenson is calling on local museums and galleries in Carlisle and Cumbria to bid for nearly £17million in new funding to improve their exhibitions and collections. This new funding from central government and the Arts Council will …

Four ninth-grade humanities students from Greenwich High School’s Innovation Lab program have won top prizes in the Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education’s National Genocide Awareness Competition. Students were invited to create and submit an original project in visual arts, poetry, music, or other artistic medium that commemorates an aspect of genocide that occurred …

Connexus Credit Union’s philanthropic program, Connexus Cares, announced recent donations to two Merrill-based organizations: MAC Home and St. Vincent de Paul of Merrill. Connexus Cares donated $7,750 to MAC Home. “The MAC Home provides safe housing and meets the basic needs of families and people experiencing homelessness. They operate a warming center, as well as …

I am happy to report that Otis Library has been selected for another special collaborative project of statewide significance. titled the Community History Project, participating institutions will use history and contemporary collecting practices to ensure that the stories and experiences of minority communities affected by the pandemic are not lost in time. A launch event …

SAS curriculum builds data literacy, prepares kids for a data-driven future, and improves their typing CARY, North Carolina, May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — For many, the month of May is synonymous with freshly cut grass, chalk baselines and the signature crunch of a bat. In North Carolina A region of the Research Triangle, long a …

REED CITY – The Township of Lincoln Fire Department and the City of Reed District Library have each received grants from the Great Lakes Energy People Fund. With a combined amount of $4,400, both groups will be able to contribute new equipment and amenities needed to better serve the community. For the Lincoln Township fires, …

Monday 09 May 2022 18:42 (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) Cultural venues, including museums, galleries and public libraries, will receive an injection of £128million to improve accessibility to the arts and safeguard their future. Organizations are now encouraged by the government to submit expressions of interest to receive support following the previous allocation of £48million …

TARPON SPRINGS, FL — Projects near and dear to the hearts of Pinellas County residents have been called “budget turkeys” by a research group that monitors state budget appropriations. In his annual report, Florida TaxWatcha nonprofit, nonpartisan research institute, said there were 166 appropriations labeled as “budget turkeys” in this year’s state budget. Commonly referred …

The summer season makes us want to enjoy delicious and refreshing fruits, but people with diabetes should make sure they eat those that do not raise their sugar levels. What better than fresh fruit popsicles to beat the heat in a diabetes-friendly way? The most important factors in a healthy lifestyle are nutrition and diet, …

MADISON (WKOW) — Local leaders and organizations are speaking out against violence after what Madison police believe was a targeted arson attack on an anti-abortion organization. Governor Tony Evers condemned the attack, saying violence was “never the answer”. “We reject violence against anyone who disagrees with another’s point of view,” Governor Evers tweeted. We condemn …

In the fall of 2019, a new Virtual Reality (VR) facility came to India much to the delight of fans of the new technology in the country. This VR artwork was especially important for book lovers. It was Franz Kafka’s Metamorphosis in VR. Visitors wearing headphones virtually entered the bedroom of Kafka’s character, Gregor Samsa, …

Brokers expect Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: RKLB – Get Rating) to report earnings of ($0.04) per share for the current fiscal quarter, reports Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts provided earnings estimates for Rocket Lab USA. The highest EPS estimate is ($0.02) and the lowest is ($0.07). The company is expected to release its next …

SHERIDAN – Education remains the key to best preparing nurses for careers in the field. In addition, the more one pursues one’s studies, the more the opportunities multiply in the field of nursing. Nursing education appears unique in Sheridan County, from high school students receiving industry qualifications before a high school diploma to Sheridan College …

Doha: Qatar Museums (QM) is offering a range of online workshops, tours and storytelling until June this year. For this month, every Sunday and Tuesday, the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) is offering a virtual field trip. The live tour will take place online from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and is free. In a …

Posted By: David Bell May 6, 2022 SAFFORD — A Safford Library card gets more than books this summer. “We have a brand new offering, called Act One Culture Pass,” said the library’s Leslie Talley. “So now your Safford Library card can get you into Arizona’s museums, zoos and other cultural attractions. Act One offered …

Native species in California estuaries are expected to experience greater declines as invasive species interact with climate change, according to a University of California (UC) Davis study. The study, published in the Journal of the Ecological Society of America, Ecologysaid these declines are expected not only due to climate-related stressors, but also due to the …

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PORTSMOUTH – If you’re visiting a museum, looking for free entertainment, learning to express yourself, starting your garden, facing tough choices, thinking about books and films, cycling or helping your community this month – visit your local library. We can’t say it enough! They have everything you need and their friendly staff can’t wait to …

ATKINSON — Friends of the Library Biannual Sale of books and garage sale will be held in conjunction with the Town Wide Garage Sale on Saturday, May 21, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Books will be sold per bag for $5 to $20, depending on bag size. Bring your own bag or buy one …

In April, Calvin “GimR” Lofton, founder of VGBootCamp, tournament organizer and active game mechanics enthusiast, released a teaser video around Pound 2022 which claimed that he had discovered a technique that would change the Super Smash Bros Ultimate meta forever. The debut of this new technology was scheduled to be streamed live on GimR’s Twitch …

Two dozen prizes were awarded on Wednesday by the Regional Center of Expertise (RCE) on Education for Sustainable Development. The 14th annual Education for Sustainable Development recognition event honored Saskatchewan projects that educate about sustainable development, while meeting at least one of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Event coordinator Margret Asmuss said the …

Dorset-born singer-songwriter, musician and poet PJ Harvey donated his Dorset dialect narrative poem Orlam to the Dorset Museum during a recent visit. Accompanied by her mother Eva, Harvey spent an afternoon at the museum, starting with the museum library, and presented Acting Director Elizabeth Selby with a hand-corrected proof of the book and a signed …

According to numerous sources, the invading Russian soldiers fled with thousands of works of art and historical treasures from art institutions in hard-hit Ukrainian cities. Among the items said to have disappeared from their rightful homes is a priceless collection of Scythian gold artifacts dating back to the fourth century BCE, which officials say were …

By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business Rocket Lab this week made an ostentatious attempt to catch a rocket as it fell from space using a hook-and-loop helicopter that hooked the rocket in the air only for the pilots to intentionally jettison it a few moments later due to security concerns. The display is part of the …

On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, May 3, the undersigned civil society organizations draw the attention of public authorities and society to the risks of attacks on press freedom in this election year in Brazil. Access to information is a fundamental human right for the exercise of citizenship and the strengthening of democracy. …

Along with community-wide improvements around the world, individuals in the United States are growing their own food at home, creating positive environmental change household by household. 1. United States “Climate Victory Gardens” feed Americans while contributing to a healthier environment. During World War I and World War II, some 20 million families across the United …

EGLIN AFB — The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has demonstrated that it can turn a fighter jet into a submarine. Well, sort of, anyway. On Thursday, somewhere over the Gulf of Mexico, the AFRL – with the 780th Test Squadron from the 96th Test Wing at Eglin Air Force Base and the 85th Test …

(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File) ASSOCIATED PRESS Netflix just released White Hot: The Rise and Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch; a documentary highlighting the ups and downs of Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F). The documentary chronicles the retail giant’s tumultuous journey and is a cautionary tale of what happens when established companies fail to prioritize fairness as …