Judge Tosses Hospital Workers’ Vaccine Requirement Challenge | Health News

HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge threw out a lawsuit filed by employees of a Houston hospital system over its requirement that all of its staff be vaccinated against COVID-19. The Houston Methodist Hospital system suspended 178 employees without pay last week over their refusal to get vaccinated. Of them, 117 sued seeking to overturn … Read more

CITGO and Discovery Education Announce 2021 Fueling Education Challenge Winners

CITGO and Discovery Education Announce 2021 Fueling Education Challenge Winners

Silver Spring, Md. (Thursday, June 10, 2021) – CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Discovery Education today announced the winners of the 2021 Fueling Education Challenge. Building upon the CITGO Fueling Education initiative with Discovery Education, students in grades 5-8 were asked to identify a community problem and share a solution aligned to one of the four … Read more

Kotkin on China’s education and human capital challenge

Perhaps the biggest threat to Chinese growth is the lack of education and skills of its people, said Stephen Kotkin, Professor in History and International Affairs at Princeton University speaking at FIS Digital 2021. In a presentation on investor risk and opportunity in China he argued that unless China can improve its education system, the … Read more

Lock Haven University Team 6th in Startup Challenge | Education

Lock Haven, PA–The Pennsylvania System is every year Startup ChallengeWin up to $ 10,000 in a contest where students present innovative business ideas. This year, the Lock Haven University team won sixth place in the Starlight Café project’s 5-minute pitch presentation category. The team, consisting of Ashlyn Black and Daniel Parsley, is an advanced business … Read more

Nexteer workers challenge legitimacy of UAW contract

Nexteer workers challenge legitimacy of UAW contract

To learn more about forming a rank-and-file committee at Nexteer or at your workplace, sign up today. On May 21, United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 699 posted on its Facebook page a one-sentence statement claiming that a second tentative agreement (TA) for Nexteer auto parts workers in Saginaw, Michigan, had been ratified by the razor … Read more

Loki Show’s Biggest Challenge Was Establishing MCU Time Travel Rules

Loki’s head writer, Michael Waldron, says it was quite challenging establishing the MCU’s time travel rules in the upcoming Disney+ series. According to Loki’s head writer, the biggest challenge faced when developing the Disney+ series was establishing the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s time travel rules. Avengers: Endgame saw its titular heroes utilize the Quantum Realm, traveling to different timelines … Read more

Biden’s ‘COVID-19 College Vaccine Challenge’ Targets Students for Inoculation | Education News

In its sprint to getting 70% of Americans vaccinated against the coronavirus by July 4, the Biden administration announced Thursday a COVID-19 higher education challenge, which asks college and university leaders to pledge to doing as much as they can to get students, faculty and staff vaccinated before the start of the next academic year. … Read more

Ex-army veteran completes yearlong press up challenge for mental health

Wirral Globe: David King when he was a member of Cheshire Regiment

An ex-army veteran has completed 25 press ups every day for a year in a bid to raise awareness for mental health. David King, who served in the Cheshire Regiment, completed his final set of 25 press ups on Tuesday, June 1 after starting the challenge exactly a year ago. David, 50, from Seaview Road says … Read more