WTJU combining education with all that jazz | Local News

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WTJU personalities Dave Rogers, from left, and Rus Perry discuss programming at the University of Virginia-owned radio station. Perry’s two-year, 100-hour Jazz at 100 series is the basis for a new online jazz course being developed at the station.  COURTESY WTJU Some questions in jazz music, such as why Charles Mingus named a song “All … Read more

Post and Courier launches Education Lab to focus on SC public school reform | News

In 2018, The Post and Courier undertook the daunting but important task of cataloging the many reasons why South Carolina’s public education system was failing to prepare students for college and beyond. We didn’t mince our words. The first story in the multi-part series titled “Minimally Adequate” began like this: “Divided by race, mired in … Read more

Lumax Auto to set up joint venture with Alpine Co. for electric parts, Auto News, ET Auto

Lumax Auto to set up joint venture with Alpine Co. for electric parts

New Delhi: Auto component maker Lumax Auto Technologies Ltd (LATL) on Friday signed a joint venture agreement with Alpine Co Ltd (ALPS), Japan. The parties have entered into an agreement to establish a joint venture company of 50:50 equity holding in India to manufacture and sell electric devices and components including software related to the … Read more

News Roundup: Canada’s ambitious ICE ban, Stellantis flooding and more

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Welcome to our round-up of the biggest breaking stories on Driving.ca from this past week. Get caught up and ready to get on with the weekend, because it’s hard keeping pace in a digital traffic jam. Here’s what you missed while you were away. Canada announces future ban on all new-build combustion-engine cars 2020 Chevrolet … Read more

Watch now: After recent Lake Michigan drownings, experts call for more education | Local News

Over Father’s Day weekend and into that following Monday, four youths were pulled from Lake Michigan and did not survive, three along Wisconsin’s southern shore in Racine and one on Indiana’s south shores in Michigan City Over Father’s Day weekend and into that following Monday, four youths were pulled from Lake Michigan and did not … Read more

The Latest: Missouri Considering Vaccine Incentive Program | Health News

The Latest: Missouri Considering Vaccine Incentive Program | Health News

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson’s administration floated the idea of a statewide COVID-19 vaccination incentive program and the possibility of a “substantial grand prize” during a meeting of health officials. Consideration of incentives comes as the fast-spreading delta variant ravages rural Missouri. The state has one of the highest rates of COVID-19 … Read more

Industry bodies urge Odisha govt to restore pre-emption right of iron ore, Auto News, ET Auto

Citing the policy by the Karnataka government, where there is a total ban on export of ore outside the state, the industry body stated that similar steps would enable such industries to sustain, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Citing the policy by the Karnataka government, where there is a total ban on export of ore outside the state, the industry body stated that similar steps would enable such industries to sustain, amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Bhubaneswar: Faced with soaring prices of iron ore and its shortage in Odisha, several industry associations have urged … Read more

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EVs set to raise India's import from Germany: Report

New Delhi: Rise in the use of electric vehicles will result in increasing imports to India from Germany, said a Grant Thornton Bharat-FICCI report. At present, India and Germany aim to partner by leveraging advantages on each side and intensify cooperation on next-generation technologies, including Internet of Things (IoT). The report cited that total import … Read more

Frontier Teen values community, education and service | News, Sports, Jobs

Frontier Teen values community, education and service | News, Sports, Jobs

Gore poses with her dog, Callie, for her first day of sophomore year at Frontier High School in 2019. “I love her more than anything,” Gore said. Gore poses with her dog, Callie, for her first day of sophomore year at Frontier High School in 2019. “I love her more than anything,” Gore said. Gore … Read more

Fashion brands ‘squeezed garment workers’ | Fashion & Retail News

Fashion brands ‘squeezed garment workers’ | Fashion & Retail News | News OTHER PUBLICATIONS FROM MCL NEWS & MEDIA © 2008 – 2021 MCL News & Media Interested in advertising? Simply give us a call Sales: +44 1977 708488 Or if you prefer email, click on the button below and we’ll get back to you … Read more

From EVs to alternative fuel vehicles, Auto News, ET Auto

The government, the judiciary, public agencies, social and environmental organisations and consumers have raised alarms and awareness about the indispensable need for alternative fuel vehicles on Indian roads. This change would revolutionise the automotive industry in India.

The government, the judiciary, public agencies, social and environmental organisations and consumers have raised alarms and awareness about the indispensable need for alternative fuel vehicles on Indian roads. This change would revolutionise the automotive industry in India. By Anant Jain The dynamic and diversified Indian automotive industry has been able to withstand the adverse impact … Read more

Higher education officials ended 2021 session with mixed budget news, prospect of another fight over removing regents from constitution

Administrators, officials and lobbyists in the orbit of Nevada’s higher education system shared a common refrain coming out of this year’s legislative session: It could have been worse.  “I think relative to where we started the process, we ended up in a much better place,” Nevada System of Higher Education CFO Andrew Clinger said. “Now, … Read more

The Latest: India Confirms 400K Dead, Half in Past 2 Months | Health News

The Latest: India Confirms 400K Dead, Half in Past 2 Months | Health News

NEW DELHI — India has confirmed 400,000 deaths from COVID-19, half of them in the past two months as the virulent delta variant infected hundreds of thousands daily. Still, the grim figure announced Friday is believed to be a fraction of the true total. It is second only to the United States and Brazil. The … Read more

Local health experts urging people to get vaccinated as Delta variant case reported in McCracken County | Coronavirus News

PADUCAH — As Kentucky COVID-19 case numbers continue to drop, health departments are still encouraging people to get vaccinated to prevent the spread of variants. Public Health Director Kent Koster with the Purchase District Health Department said now is not the time to let our guard down about COVID-19.  The Purchase District Health Department reported the first … Read more

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Scotland supporters celebrating at the Euro 2020 soccer championship match between Scotland and England at Wembley Stadium in London on June 18.

Here’s what you need to know: Scotland supporters celebrating at the Euro 2020 soccer championship match between Scotland and England at Wembley Stadium in London on June 18.Credit…Carl Recine/Associated Press Crowds gathering in stadiums, pubs and bars to watch the European Championship soccer games have driven a rise in coronavirus cases across Europe, the World … Read more

Britain Working With EU Countries as Momentum Grows for Wider Travel Reopening | World News

Britain Working With EU Countries as Momentum Grows for Wider Travel Reopening | World News

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is working with countries across the European Union to encourage them to accept its fully vaccinated travellers, its business minister said on Thursday, as momentum builds for a fuller reopening of travel from the United Kingdom. Throughout May and June Britain has only permitted very limited quarantine-free travel, but the government … Read more

Kansas Group Suspends Voter Registration, Education Efforts | Kansas News

Kansas Group Suspends Voter Registration, Education Efforts | Kansas News

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A voting rights group plans to pause its voter registration and education activities for fear of criminal prosecution under a new election law passed this year by the Republican-controlled Kansas Legislature. Loud Light, a state voting rights organization, said in a news release that it will suspend on Thursday its voter … Read more

Report: Brands greenwashing on synthetics | Fashion & Retail News

Report: Brands greenwashing on synthetics | Fashion & Retail News | News OTHER PUBLICATIONS FROM MCL NEWS & MEDIA © 2008 – 2021 MCL News & Media Interested in advertising? Simply give us a call Sales: +44 1977 708488 Or if you prefer email, click on the button below and we’ll get back to you … Read more

Caravan Guard crowned top motorhome insurance provider for second year – Motorhome News – Motorhomes & Campervans

Caravan Guard crowned top motorhome insurance provider for second year

cda49299-27dd-4874-b736-3eb51fa47112 Motorhome insurance specialists, Caravan Guard has again been crowned as winners of What Motorhome magazine’s insurance provider of the Year 2021. Judges chose Caravan Guard as the winner for its great value prices, extensive benefits and cover. What Motorhome magazine assessed 20 leading motorhome insurance specialists and analysed the features and benefits of their … Read more