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Patient selection is crucial for appropriate endoscopic management of GERD

David P. Lee, MD,Methodist Digestive Institute,Dallas Methodist Medical Center Evidence suggests that many advances in the endoscopic management of GERD have made this approach viable for larger subgroups of patients with the disease in recent years. With a growing pool of treatment candidates and several endoscopic management options, careful patient selection is essential to ensure […]

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Students can listen to free audiobooks and read e-books all summer long

Students often put reading aside in the summer, but it’s important to form good habits and read all the time. In response, OverDrive Education is offering the most comprehensive Sora Sweet Reads summer reading program yet, from May 4 through August 17. Now in its ninth year, this free program is designed to help educators […]

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‘Neruda On The Park’ Author Cleyvis Natera Explains What We Will Do To Protect What We Love

Cleyvis Natera’s writing has won awards and grants from PEN America, The Bread Loaf Writers’ … [+] conference and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Frankie Marin Most books have a quiet birth, but not “Neruda on the Park” (Ballantine 2022). Cleyvis Natera’s debut novel was trumpeted by NBC’s “The Today Show” as one […]

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C’mon, C’mon, Do the ‘Locomotion’: Two Train Book Reviews

I’ve always loved trains, but I don’t think I noticed how much until we had kids. Two out of three of my boys loved trains when they were little, and even today their favorite mode of transportation is rail. Recently my youngest and I shared, for bedtime reading, the book by MG Leonard and Sam […]

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🌱 Free eBooks, Audiobooks + Lessons from NH Politics + Record Heat

Hi Bedford! I’m here in your inbox today to tell you everything you need to know about what’s happening around town. Enjoy… First, today’s weather forecast: Very hot and more humid. High: 89 Low: 68. The Bedford Daily is sponsored by large local businesses. We love what they do, and we think you will too: […]

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Children’s books ignite a lifelong love of the written word | Characteristic

There is a meme circulating on social media that touches my heart. This is an image of a simple road sign displaying the words “I’ve spent my entire adult life chasing the top of a Scholastic book fair”. For me, some of the best days in elementary school were when my classmates and I went […]

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Become a member of the first exclusive Pilots Club and travel the world using your very own Platinum Pilots NFT

Munich, Germany, May 29, 2022, ZEXPRWIRE, Take your unique Platinum Pilots NFT on an unforgettable journey around the world and gain access to the exclusive Platinum Pilots Club. Life-changing experiences, an amazing community, and luxury travel await! The story behind the project It’s been two years. The borders are opening. Travel resumes. Becoming a member […]

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Club News – Newton Daily News

Kiwanis Club Emerson Hough would be surprised if anyone spent a year researching his life. But Dr. Tom Hoover did. And while Hoover said Hough had a “fascinating life,” Hough himself felt his life wasn’t worth much. He suffered from “numerous childhood illnesses,” Hoover said, as well as anxiety and depression. Hoover, a former East […]

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Taipei book exhibition will focus on France, with a nod to Ukraine

Organizers of the upcoming Taipei International Book Expo said on Thursday that France had been chosen as the fair’s theme for the fourth time and that it would highlight renowned authors and titles from the country. The announcement was made by the expo organizers, the Ministry of Culture (MOC) and the Taipei Book Fair Foundation […]

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WEB Du Bois loved books and wrote many of them. Thanks to this man’s donation, Du Bois will have his own special place in the library of Great Barrington | South Berkshires

Randy Weinstein, founder of the Du Bois Center Great Barrington, with some of his collection of WEB Du Bois artifacts and volumes on African American history. Weinstein’s collection has found a new home at the city’s Mason Library. EAGLE FILE PHOTO GREAT BARRINGTON — The city’s Mason Library will soon be the custodian of artifacts […]

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Leighton Buzzard students inspired to become architects and engineers with book donation

Students enjoy their new books Submitted by Barratt Developments Hoping to promote careers in the construction industry, local homebuilder Barratt David Wilson Homes has donated 30 educational books to pupils at Clipstone Brook Lower School in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire. The “We Can Build” books were written by graduates of Barratt’s ASPIRE program to celebrate student […]

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The Book Briefing: Melissa Febos, Angie Thomas

Less than half of Hayao Miyazaki’s animated feature film Taken away as if by magic, a 10-year-old girl finds her name. She’s lost too much since falling into a supernatural world – her parents, even her physical body briefly. The retrieval of her name, followed by a friend’s kind gift of a fresh meal, loosens […]

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State Orders Orange Schools To Say Who Bought ‘Gender Queer’

A state investigator investigating teacher misconduct has demanded to know who in Orange County public schools authorized the purchase of the book ‘Gender Queer,’ a controversial memoir the district withdrew of several high school libraries in late October, according to emails between the employee and the school district. “This office is trying to find out […]

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Adapting Denis Johnson, Claire Denis launches “Stars at Noon”

Placeholder while loading article actions CANNES, France – Just days after finishing her latest film and hours after arriving in Cannes, Claire Denis sat down in a hotel restaurant by the pool and warmly pronounced herself “a mess.” . Denis’ latest, Denis Johnson’s adaptation “Stars at Noon,” has been seeping into her for more than […]

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Threat II Anxiety | Sierra Club

science writer Britt Wraythe new book, Generation Dread: Finding Purpose in an Age of Climate Crisis (Knopf Canada, May 2022), promises to teach readers how to turn their eco-anxiety into a superpower. In her introduction, she argues that many of us, including herself, are experiencing “waves of grief, anxiety, pessimism and existential fear” in response […]

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Kashmir school education department orders schools to reduce weight of schoolbags

Kashmir’s Department of School Education has ordered officials from educational institutions in the valley to reduce the weight of the bags. “Heavy schoolbags pose a serious threat to the health and well-being of students. The heavy schoolbag has serious or adverse physical effects on growing children, which can damage their spine and knees,” the department […]

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Robert Mejer receives several art awards

Several works by Robert Lee Mejer of the University of Quincy, an eminent professor of art, have been selected for international and national exhibitions and awards. Mejer’s watercolor “Take PC #34” was selected and recently presented at the Raleigh, NC 311 Gallery All Abstract-2022, a physical exhibition of visual art. He was also accepted into […]

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2 Panthers win the Fulbright Awards | FIU News

Research on AI in the justice system Teresa Schuster ’22 is a Fulbright Award alternate. This means that if more funds become available, she could be selected for the award. If so, Schuster would travel to Estonia to research the pioneering use of artificial intelligence (AI) in its justice system. Specifically, she would study the […]

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Houston teacher resigns as video shows grades being swapped for book reviews

A high school teacher in Spring, Texas, quit after allegedly telling his students they would get a passing grade for buying his book and viewing it online. On Friday, TikTok user tizzyent shared a photo of a chalkboard from inside a classroom at York Junior High School, where teacher Brandon Downing was offering students a […]

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Book reviews: New titles by Kris Manjapra, Karolina Ramqvist and Emilie Pine

Black Ghost of Empire: The Long Death of Slavery and the Failure of Emancipation by Kris ManjapraAllen Lane, 256 pages, £20 According to Kris Manjapra, professor of history at Tufts University, while the period from 1780 to 1880 saw the end of centuries of enslavement of African people, former slaves did not gain any. In […]

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You won’t be able to buy new ebooks on your old Kindle from August

Some old Kindle e-readers will no longer be able to buy new ebooks from August, we learned. Amazon has sent warning emails to owners of Kindle (2nd Generation) International, Kindle DX International, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle (4th Generation), and Kindle (5th Generation). These customers will no longer be able to browse, purchase or borrow eBooks directly […]

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Owls Drop Opener in ASUN Tournament

The score of the box FORT MYERS, Florida. –In a game that saw two lightning delays totaling more than two hours, Kennesaw State baseball dropped its ASUN Championship opener to Lipscomb by a score of 12-10 Tuesday night at Swanson Stadium. The Owls (32-25, 19-11 ASUN) and Bisons (35-20, 20-10 ASUN) totaled 28 hits on […]

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State Farm, facing conservative outcry, drops support for LGBTQ GenderCool children’s book program

Placeholder while loading article actions The State Farm jingle is unmistakable: “Like a good neighbor, State Farm is here. Yet when it comes to State Farm’s support of a program providing LGBTQ-themed children’s books to teachers and libraries, conservative groups and right-wing media have ridiculed the insurance company as a “neighbour.” scary” and accused her […]

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Browsing or buying ebooks on older Kindles is getting harder in August

Amazon sends an email to owners of certain older Kindle models notifying them that direct access to the Kindle Store is set to be phased out in August. As Good Ereader reports(Opens in a new window), anyone who is still using a Kindle (2nd Generation) International, Kindle DX International, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle (4th Generation), or […]

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NFT, Greek myths, Hayao Miyazaki

With summer approaching, the rich are preparing their lists of inspirational beach readings. And this year, their Goyard tote bags are likely to be filled with books on innovation, technology and the Greek gods. JP Morgan Private Bank on Tuesday announced its 23rd annual summer reading list, which has become the seasonal “it list” of […]

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Old Kindle e-readers will lose store access to buy ebooks in August

Amazon just emailed a number of Kindle users who have older eReaders on their accounts. The company said the Kindle (2nd Gen) International, Kindle DX International, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle (4th Gen) and Kindle (5th Gen) will no longer be able to browse, purchase or borrow books directly from these. Kindle e-readers. The only way to […]

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The Amazon Shopping app no ​​longer supports purchasing Kindle books

Good e-Reader has new information regarding Amazon suspending the ability to purchase Kindle books in the main Amazon Shopping app for Android. The Amazon app no ​​longer supports the purchase of Kindle books and audiobooks. However, at the time of writing, the Kindle app for Android continues to support purchasing Kindle books for the foreseeable […]

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Camps, programs for kids, teens in the Jackson area

Summer is fast approaching and so is the start of various camps and activities in the Jackson metro area. Looking for a way to keep kids and teens busy? Check out some of the athletic, academic and artistic summer program opportunities around Jackson. jackson City of Jackson Summer Camp: 6 to 12 years old. June […]

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Meet the Candidates for the Hannover School Board | Education

Eight people are vying for a seat on the Hanover County School Board. The Mechanicsville District’s seat on the seven-member council expires June 30. Hanover is one of 16 localities in Virginia that appoints members to its school board. There is no public election; rather, council members are appointed by the County Board of Supervisors […]

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Lara Logan, once a CBS News star, is now one for the far right

When Lara Logan rose to the heights of American journalism more than a decade ago as chief foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News, her bosses were quick to send her to cover the world’s biggest stories. . Producers clamored to work with her as she landed interviews with a Taliban commander, chronicled the Arab Spring […]

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P4 student rebuts Zaobao article questioning Chinese education standards; says they like chinese lessons

– Advertisement – A former Chinese journalist’s comments that Chinese education standards are unsatisfactory prompted a rebuttal from a worried Grade 4 student, saying he was learning more than the language and enjoying the lessons. Li Minwen illustrated her point in a letter to Lianhe Zaobao on May 10, noting that her children’s Chinese textbooks […]

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eBooks and eAudiobooks moving from Axis 360 to Libby

Libby is a free app designed to make it easier than ever to find, borrow, and play free digital library titles. Johnson County Library is excited to announce that eBooks and audiobooks will be moving to Libby! Created by OverDrive, Libby is a free app designed to make it easier than ever to find, borrow, […]

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Princeton Public Library Events for June 2022

NEWS | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 05/21/2022 (PRINCETON, NJ) — The Princeton Public Library seeks to engage, inspire, educate and unite everyone in their diverse community. They offer a myriad of events and educational programs each month. Here is an overview of library events for June 2022. Tech: How to extract photos […]

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Emmanuel Acho calls the selection of keynote speakers the “greatest honor” of his life

(KXAN) – New York Times #1 bestselling author and former Texas Longhorns, NFL linebacker Emmanuel Acho stopped by KXAN Studios for a chat about his commencement speech at the University of Texas at Austin’s 139th early spring the Saturday. Acho returns to Forty Acres 10 years after graduating from the University of Texas. McConaughey joins […]

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Frisco schools chief berates GOP lawmaker over ‘sexually inappropriate’ library book claims

Frisco Schools Superintendent Mike Waldrip hit back at a Republican state legislator’s aggressive — and public — claims that the district isn’t doing enough to keep sexually explicit books out of students’ hands. The district is “unequivocally committed to ensuring that our libraries are free of sexually inappropriate material”, Waldrip wrote in a message to […]

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Everyday Roots Book Reviews – Does It Work As Advertised?

You may want to live a more natural and healthier life by reducing the use and consumption of chemicals. This can include simple allergy and cold remedies or even household and cosmetic products that you may not be entirely sure of their ingredients. Presentation of the Everyday Roots eBook, a 350+ page guide to a […]

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Elspeth Barker, author of a beloved novel so little known, dies at 81

Elspeth Roberta Cameron Langlands was born on November 16, 1940 in Edinburgh. When she was 7, her parents, Robert and Elizabeth (Brash) Langlands, moved their family to Drumtochty, a neo-Gothic castle in Kincardineshire that her father is said to have purchased from the King of Norway. The Langlands established a preparatory school for boys, which […]

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Reacher Season 2 Reveals The Lee Child Book It Will Adapt And It’s Perfect

Author Lee Child has a deep bench of Jack Reacher novels from which to Reach Showrunner Nick Santora can take inspiration from season 2 of the Amazon Prime Video thriller. We distinguished four Reacher novels that make sense for Season 2, while lead Alan Ritchson also revealed the Reacher book he would rather adapt in […]

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Florida now warns publishers against ‘critical race theory’ in social studies books – Orlando Sentinel

TALLAHASSEE — Amid controversy over how it rejected math books, the Florida Department of Education is seeking proposals from textbook companies to provide social studies materials while again clarifying that his definition of “critical race theory” should not be included. The department is accepting bids from companies through June 10 to provide social studies books […]

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UVU’s New Culinary Arts, Art & Design Book Will Leave You Saying “I Love It”

I like is a French word that expresses love, admiration and respect. It is also the name of the award-winning book published by the Culinary Arts Institute and the Department of Art and Design at Utah Valley University. The book was created out of respect for a program that has produced award-winning chefs for over […]

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Colin Kaepernick will publish a memoir for young adults

As Colin Kaepernick approached the end of high school, he had a decision to make: he could pursue baseball, which he was already scouted for, or he could try playing soccer, a sport he felt he could embrace. its community and its identity. Kaepernick chose soccer and became widely known for kneeling during the national […]

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Karnataka government defends decision to include Dr Hedgewar’s speech in textbooks

A day after some far-left organizations protested the inclusion of a speech by Hindutva ideologue and writer Dr. Keshav Baliram Hedgewar in a revised Kannada textbook for class X students, the government of Karnataka defended its position saying that there was no question of amending this. In a recent decision, the Karnataka government decided to […]

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Analysis: 3 incoming Seahawks rookies who could vie for Rookie of the Year honors

Throughout their nearly 50-year history, the Seahawks have used a lot of star power on both sides of football. From Hall of Famers like Walter Jones and Steve Largent to more recent superstars like Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner, many of the NFL’s best have shone and won major awards in the Pacific Northwest. Sliding […]

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Choice Privileges 4th of July bonus points package for stays June 30 – July 5, 2022 (book by May 31)

Choice Hotels has joined other chains and is now launching, for the first time to my knowledge, a Bonus Points package offer. Choice Privileges members must book a specific rate plan and pay a higher price to earn 2,500 bonus points for the stay. You can access this offer on the Choice website here. READ […]

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Universities are not giving students the courses or support they need

Higher education websites and publications are almost drowning in the grip of the crisis in the humanities in particular and the university in general. There are thumps about the “purpose of higher education” and the battle of “winning versus learning”; even on “student-centered education,” a slogan of the 1960s. Yet, paradoxically, lost in all of […]

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Baseball Book Reviews: What Should Fans Do When Their Team Is Bad (On Many Levels)?

Rethinking fandom: How to beat the sports-industrial complex at its own game By Craig Calcaterra Publication of the belt 232 pages I got off to a bad start Rethinking fandom: How to beat the sports and industrial complex at its own game. Here is the passage that shocked me, which is on the second page […]

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Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik ready for return to India

Commonwealth Games 2022: Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik all set for return to India, win WFI selection trials to secure places at CWG- Sakshi Malik finally found a way to defeat nemesis Sonam Malik and sealed his place in India’s Commonwealth Games squad while Vinesh Phogat did just enough against Antim to emerge victorious in […]

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Five students hope to save a historic house from collapse

WOOSTER – The Compton House, a historic landmark, is in disrepair. The roof tiles are crumbling in the grass and the stairs leading up to the house. Spiders come out from webbed houses in cracked porch ceilings, likely caused by water damage and weather. The brackets that hold these ceilings in place are riddled with […]

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To help! I was fired and I don’t know what to do with myself – Daily News

Q I am a 67 year old female and was laid off in December 2021 after years as a vice president at a large company. I don’t know what to join. No suggestions? S.J. Thank you for asking a question that recognizes the importance of relationships. Very often, a person’s job is more than just […]

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Language: equalizing the learning field | Special report

he language of instruction is a complex issue with educational, psychological, cultural, political and economic consequences. This is mainly because the ruling elite has to satisfy several interest groups – the rulers, the wage earners, the parasites of both, the challengers of the ruling elite etc. Moreover, the policy must take into account economic and […]

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Ephrata Area Receives Over $50,000 in Venture Capital Grants, Projects Include Book Vending Machine | Community News

When: May 9 Ephrata Area School Board meeting. What happened: Ephrata Area Education Foundation has approved nine venture capital grants for the upcoming school year, totaling $52,504. One of the projects that has caught the eye is a project to have a book vending machine for students at Highland Primary School. why is it important: […]

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Barnes and Noble has a 10% sale on ebooks

Barnes and Noble is hosting a massive digital book sale on its website. Hundreds of thousands of books are available at a 10% discount, using promo code EBOOKSAVINGS during checkout. This is a limited-time sale promotion that expires May 14, 2022. It only applies to books purchased from the B&N website and not directly through […]

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TE Greg Dulcich, CB Damarri Mathis select numbers tied to Broncos past

ENGLEWOOD, Colorado— As two rookies move to Denver, they will share a connection to the team’s past. When tight end Greg Dulcich and cornerback Damarri Mathis recently picked their jersey numbers, they chose numbers that have lasting meaning in Denver. Dulcich, the Broncos’ third-round pick, selected number 80 in part because it’s the same number […]

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The eBooks that will make you a cryptocurrency expert

Cryptocurrency is no longer just discussed by those who are engaged in it, it is no longer a small market waiting to grow. It has exploded in recent history and the impact it has on everyday life continues to grow, with a wide range of people and businesses heading there. Celebrity endorsements make it more […]

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Gullybaba launches 150 help books for IGNOU students – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

New Delhi – In the rapidly changing post-Covid education scenario where students need easy to understand content, India’s leading publishing company, Gullybaba Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., has launched 150 graduate and postgraduate study aid books for this academic session to enable learners to achieve peak performance. These books are based on the latest CBCS curriculum […]

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Economics Program – Bachelor of Science, Minor

Build your economic foundation From how best to build your savings account to the complex interactions of trade policies and global markets, the study of economics helps us understand how people and organizations make choices and how those choices shape our world. Combining classical economics with a core of cutting-edge 21st century business, the Ferris […]

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The library organizes a distribution of books for children in foster care

GREAT FALLS — The Great Falls Public Library will host a book giveaway for foster children. Foster children are encouraged to select free books to keep, as well as decorate their own tote bag to carry all of their books. They can also choose a bag of snacks to sweeten their reading. The event is […]

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The Amazon app will NOT sell Kindle eBooks! Here is the reason

The Kindle eBook will not be available through your Amazon app. But buyers in India can still buy it! Expertise. Amazon has made it hard for readers to buy Kindle ebooks! Notably, until now, Amazon did not allow iPhone users to purchase Kindle e-books on the Amazon iOS app. And now Android users will also […]

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2022 NBA Playoffs odds, picks and best bets for May 12 from a proven pattern: This four-way parlay returns 12-1

The top-seeded Miami Heat are trying to book a berth in the Conference Finals for the second time in three seasons when they visit the Philadelphia 76ers for Game 6 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals series. Thursday at 7 p.m. ET. Miami, which reached the 2020 NBA Finals but was eliminated in the first round […]

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Teachers Ban Ebooks | Media Mast

Photo courtesy of plu_meme_plug Steph Valenti Journalist Since returning to in-person classes, some students at Pacific Lutheran University have had issues with using their eBooks. Some professors have gone so far as to ban the use of e-books in their classrooms, while others allow them. eBooks are electronic versions of physical books, which have grown […]

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Rowan Alumnus, Bestselling Author Graduate Gifts “The Truth About Crypto” | rowan today

Ric Edelman saw the future and it is crypto. A longtime Rowan University alumnus and major donor, Edelman today gifted graduates of the college that bears his name with a book that could shape their financial health for years to come. Ric Edelman College of Communication & Creative Arts (Edelman CCCA) kick-off speaker presented each […]

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Removing books from the school library could violate students’ First Amendment rights

The Supreme Court has long recognized that students have their own First Amendment rights at school. Removing books from school libraries, as some parent groups and individuals in Utah have urged school boards and local administrators to do this school year over what they deem inappropriate, “may constitute a formal removal of ideas , in […]

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Oklahoma invests $2.5 million in Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

May 10, 2022 6:45 p.m. Post : May 10, 2022 6:45 p.m. Matt Sayles Dolly Parton, left, and Katy Perry perform ‘Coat Of Many Colors’ at the 51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 3, 2016 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP) OKLAHOMA CITY – […]

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NodThera Announces Clinical Progress for Leading NLRP3 Inflammasome Inhibitors and Selection of Novel Brain-Penetrating Compound | News

– Lead Candidate NT-0796 Achieves Positive Interim Results from Phase 1 Study, Supporting Further Progression for Treatment of a Range of Inflammatory Diseases – -Second Lead Candidate NT-0249 Advances to First-in-Human Phase 1 Study to Enable Clinical Development in Chronic Peripheral Inflammatory Disease- -Third candidate NT-0527 announced as a novel brain-penetrating NLRP3 inflammasome inhibitor progressing […]

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Alex Edelman’s new book ‘A Pretty Penny’ is an educational story that shapes a child’s understanding of their own worth

GREENWICH, Connecticut – May 10, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Fulton Books author Alex Edelman, an investment professional, has finished his latest book “A Pretty Penny”: a fun and informative short read that teaches children about the concept of money. The story also contains an underlying lesson that will help young readers identify their own path in […]

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Pitt heads to Morgantown with the Backyard Brawl series online

Pitt heads to Morgantown with the Backyard Brawl series online 09/05/2022 17:10:00 LINK: Panthers head to Morgantown with Backyard Brawl series in play Pitt heads to Morgantown with the Backyard Brawl series online The Panthers look to defeat rival West Virginia in the all-season series LIVE STREAM (FRIDAY) | LIVE STREAM (SATURDAY) | LIVE STREAM […]

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Arlington Public Library Gets Additional Funding to Add More Ebooks | ARLnow

Arlington Public Library is getting more than half a million dollars to add 12,000 more titles to its collection, mostly in eBook form. Last month, the county council passed a budget that included a one-time $543,000 allocation to the county library system in an effort to expand its collection. This money will come into effect […]

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Wabash and Purdue Online Form Educational Partnership Aimed at Digital Transformation

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind – Manufacturing, logistics and transportation businesses, like many businesses, are undergoing a data-driven digital transformation, and Wabash, an innovation leader for technical solutions in these areas, has intention to stay one step ahead. Wabash, formerly Wabash National, has a home court advantage to achieve its goal. Just across the Wabash River from […]

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You can no longer buy Kindle eBooks for Android

For all hardcore Kindle readers, there’s bad news, Amazon has disabled the ability to purchase ebooks in the Kindle app for Android. When trying to purchase eBooks, a new screen appears informing customers that to remain satisfied with Google’s policy changes, purchasing eBooks is no longer supported. This happened because Google has now required all […]

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How food choices can help the planet

Greenhouse gases per kilogram of food product. Pixabay Switch to flexitarianism – according to the researchers, flexitarian habits – a reduction in meat, livestock and animal products – are being gradually adopted by Western societies in response to the climate emergency. They found that there is overwhelming evidence that a meat-rich Western diet is the […]

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What to do this week, from the Greater Pittsburgh Festival of Books to the Freaky Fair

What’s happening this week in Pittsburgh, May 9-15? Find out here. Be sure to visit each organization’s website and social media for Covid protocols. Do you know of a cool event? Email us. Tuesday May 10: Gab Bonesso and his friends at Brillobox8 p.m.Bloomfield’s beloved bar is back, and so is this monthly showcase. Produced […]

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The Mid-Hudson Library System’s Most-Requested eBooks for the Week Ending May 1, 2022 – Daily Freeman

Here is a list of the most requested eBooks at your local libraries for the week ending May 1: Most Requested eBooks – Adult Fiction 1. Apples Never Fall, Liane Moriarty, Henry Holt et Cie. 2. The Last Thing He Said to Me — A Novel: Laura Dave, Simon & Schuster 3. The Lincoln Highway—A […]

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Commanders WR Jahan Dotson Take Ron Rivera’s Advice, Attend Penn State Graduation

Dotson was selected by COs with the No. 16 overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, one of six receivers selected in the first round amid a rush of picks at the position. Rivera had no doubts about the 22-year-old’s talent before the draft, so much so that he felt an official visit from Dotson […]

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Kindle Unlimited FREE for two months! Access over a million eBooks

Amazon Kindle owners can now access a library of over one million eBooks for free. The online retail giant is offering year-round 30-day free trials for a range of popular services including Amazon Prime, Music Unlimited and Kindle Unlimited. But during special promotional events, these free trials are available even longer, and that’s the case […]

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The latest St Neots Waterstones book reviews

Published: 11:00 a.m. May 8, 2022 Noah’s Gold by Frank Cottrell-Boyce and The Premonitions Bureau by Sam Knight, both reviewed by Teresa Knight. The Office of Premonitions – Sam Knight Sam Knight’s Office of Premonitions – Credit: Waterstones In 1966, a psychiatrist named John Barker created the Office of Premonitions. In a true-life story worthy […]

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Wise words on raising a “military-age” teacher

Wendy Wise reflects on her time at St Joseph’s Primary School, North Goulburn. Photo: John Thistleton. After teaching elementary schools her entire working life, Wendy Wise confidently steps into a minefield of opinions on how best to educate young children. His career began in the 1960s, in what educators describe as the “military age”. “When […]

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Amazon Kindle devices will begin to support DRM-free ePub format eBooks

Amazon has locked down Kindle devices for a while now, preventing users from simply dropping books into their Kindle device that were purchased through third-party solutions. If the book was not bought on Amazon, it was prohibited (except for a few formats like PDFs and Word documents at least). At least, until now. Amazon has […]

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As summer travel season approaches, new deals on in-state adventures for Alaskans appear

Chena Hot Springs Resort owner Bernie Karl shows off some of the produce from his greenhouse. The entire complex, including the greenhouse, is heated by thermal energy generated by natural hot springs. (Photo by Scott McMurren) After posting a list of summer travel deals in the state last week, another round of deals have emerged. […]

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Student voices: social and emotional learning can create a culture of understanding in schools

Editor’s note: This essay is part of the Seattle Times’ Student Voices program for young writers. Meet the authors and read other 2022 essays at st.news/studentvoices2022. For most of my life, I believed that difficulties were something to hide. Living in a poor family, I grew up in a moldy house with rotting wood, infested […]

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You can no longer buy Kindle eBooks on Android

Amazon has disabled the ability to purchase ebooks in the Kindle app for Android. When trying to purchase eBooks, a new screen appears informing customers that to stay compliant with Google’s policy changes, purchasing eBooks is no longer supported. This happened because Google has now required all apps to use their own billing system and […]

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Free Comic Book Day: Here’s How to Get One

Select stores will offer comics to celebrate the beloved medium that brought us timeless superheroes like Spider-Man and Batman. The event, which has been running for 20 years, “celebrates independent comic shops, thousands of which exist in North America alone”, explains the Free Comic Book Day Website. “Each is unique in their community, with their […]

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Pittsfield: Educators Receive College Club Scholarships | Community News

PITTSFIELD — College Club members enjoyed more than a spring luncheon April 23 at the Country Club of Pittsfield. They were thrilled as they listened to five educators describe how their scholarships have brightened up this school year. The College Club Educational Scholarship Program provides funds for a special project designed by a teacher to […]

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Amazon is removing the ability to buy ebooks from its Android apps

It looked like a sneaky hack because for years you could buy a Kindle book from the Amazon app on an Android device while you couldn’t do the exact same thing on an iOS. But that unique relationship ended, as first noted Ars-Technica. When trying to buy eBooks on the Amazon app on Android, you […]

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Trump Today news app: Rudy Giuliani withdraws from January 6 committee interview

Trump says he took cognitive test because people kept calling him stupid Former Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, who played a leading role in the ‘stop theft’ effort to overturn the 2020 election in courts across the country, has backed out of an interview with the committee from January 6 to the last minute. The meeting […]

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Westport Farmers Market opens for the season

The Westport Library has rescheduled its Evening with author Heather McGhee to 7 p.m. on May 18. The event was originally scheduled for Jan. 16 as the library’s annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., which began in 2006 as an interfaith gathering coordinated by the Westport Weston Interfaith Council. The 2022 event will […]

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5 eBooks to make real money online

Online gambling is one of the best ways to earn real money online. Although you may not win all the time, you are always looking for ways to improve your game. With online sports betting becoming more and more popular, the demand for online gambling ebooks has exploded. Reading is beneficial in several ways, such […]

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Auburn students live examples of belief at work through diversity, equity and inclusion efforts

Body of the article the Auburn Creed refers to both “caring for one another” and “happiness for all,” and several student leaders have taken these concepts to heart during their time in the Plains. Seniors Keira McCarrell and Regan Moss are two such leaders who have worked hard to advance and improve the university’s diversity, […]

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Oklahoma Higher Education is hiring (curators don’t need to apply)

Oklahoma’s radical college wants to make sure the next generation of faculty includes only radicals. It’s not like Oklahoma professors were conservative before, but at least they were hired for job-related skills. It’s coming to an end. Radicals take control of job offers for new teachers. If you use the right words when writing requirements, […]

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Brazilian prison inmates shorten sentence by writing book reviews

A publisher in Brazil, called Editora Carambaia, recently mounted the most unusual marketing campaign. They teamed up with a teacher who is doing an amazing job at a local prison helping inmates form a book club. Carambaia then began donating a wide variety of books to the prison. This book club helped inmates develop their […]

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Audiobooks and eBooks by Inkitt

Relax and immerse yourself in a beautiful story! Enjoy our best-selling stories for free. Millions of women are in love with our library of adult romance novels that leaves your soul tingling and your body melting…Dive into a huge collection of audiobooks and e-novels. New chapters and interactive stories are added every day. BINGE-READ / […]

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Booka – a digital library of children’s books sees massive growth and wins new contracts

Offering children an exciting and fun learning room, Booka, a digital distribution platform, is now acquiring new collaborations and contracts. By following established guidelines, more books will ensure real value for children to make them read in a better and more engaging way. The latest contracts will enrich the digital library with 700 new electronic […]

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centenary professors receive funding for summer research projects | Media and public relations

Dr. Jay Yoo and Dr. Byron Newberry Honored with Funding Projects on Therapeutic Procurement in African-American Breast Cancer Patients, Expanding Engineering Education into the 21st Century Media contact: Chris_Myers, Baylor University Media and Public Relations, 814-952-9860Follow us on twitter: @BaylorUMedia WACO, Texas (May 4, 2022) – Baylor University faculty members Jay YoPh.D., associate professor […]

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Football, religion and violence merge in dark beginnings; new magic series entertains – Sun Sentinel

‘I don’t know hard’ by Eli Cranor. Crime of Soho, 336 pages, $24.95 Across the country, in big and small towns, the obsession with football is sometimes religious. These Friday night vigils are given a compelling noir approach in Eli Cranor’s debut album “Don’t Know Tough,” in which idealism, small-town politics, angst, religion, violence and, […]

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How many ebooks can fit on a Kindle?

Sabrina Fujii/Shutterstock.com Kindle e-readers have a few advantages over physical books. One of the biggest is simply how many books you can carry with you. How many eBooks can you put on a Kindle? Let’s find out. Physical books are heavy, there’s no getting around that. In fact, many books weigh more than a Kindle […]

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These illustrations challenge the lack of representation in women’s health care

A 2018 study by Soc Sci Med came to a sad conclusion: medical textbooks only depict people of color in 17% of their images. The majority of images in these educational books feature light skin tones. The number indicates a lack of representation in medical education, which has implications for health care and how women […]

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Popular ebooks and audiobooks keep students reading all summer long

53,000 schools around the world will participate in the Sora Sweet Reads reading program with free digital books to avoid the “summer slide” CLEVELAND, May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As schools search for innovative new strategies to increase reading and learning, teachers are using digital tools inside and outside the classroom. In response, OverDrive Education […]

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Hamner and Akli selected for NCAA singles championships

Women’s Tennis | 03/05/2022 18:10:00 History links NCAA Singles and Doubles Championship Selections Columbia, South Carolina – Sarah Hamner and Ayana Akli South Carolina’s No. 28 women’s tennis player was selected for the NCAA Singles Championships on Tuesday night. Hamner was the automatic SEC […]

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West Branch Elementary students share book reviews in new initiative | News

MORRISDALE — An idea at West Branch Elementary started with social media and 12 words: “Looking to get kids to read or review your book? Email me.” Ashley White, a reading specialist, helped start an initiative at the school. She was looking for ways to engage students in English-related topics. “We really need to find […]

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OpEd: Sense. Sherman and Kahn celebrate teachers

By Senator Jay Kahn, D-Keene and Senator Tom Sherman, D-Rye This week, we honor New Hampshire educators as we come together to celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week. To say that our teachers took on impossible and unpredictable challenges would be an understatement. Over the past two and a half years, educators have valiantly continued to […]

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Intelligence, Compassion, Courage: CMSRU Graduate Ed Delesky Seeks to Impact Generations as a Family Physician | rowan today

During the first week of medical school, Ed Delesky knew what kind of doctor he wanted to be. But this did not belong to a specific field of medicine. In 2018, as a new medical student at Rowan University Cooper School of Medicine (CMSRU), Delesky received and read the book “The Upstream Doctors” by Rishi […]

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American boys are in serious trouble. Schools can help (Opinion)

The current crisis of opportunity for Black, Latino and Indigenous boys deserves our attention. But an even larger existential crisis lurks underneath. According to the Brookings Institution, in 2020, men made up only 41% of post-secondary students to inscribeMenyou. In all American high schools, in the 2018-2019 school year, 45,000 fewer boys than girls graduated. […]

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Progressive self-help books featured in LibraryBub selection for May

LOS ANGELES, May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Self-help books are written to show readers how to solve personal problems. Jim Giombetti wrote a book that draws on the lessons of history to find solutions to the problems people face today and the challenges that lie ahead. He explains that “patterns of production, consumption and employment […]

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Amazon’s Kindle e-readers will now make it easier to load eBooks you didn’t buy from Amazon

In a potential blow to all the apps and websites that have sprung up alongside Amazon’s Kindle to streamline the process of converting EPUB ebook files to the e-reader’s proprietary file format, starting “late 2022,” the service Kindle Personal Document Store will finally support EPUB files, expanding where users can find their content. The original […]

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A teacher who has written over 100 books

Rakib Ahmad Zia, a political science professor from central Kashmir, is the author of over 100 books covering various topics. A native of Naroo Budgam, he is the author of books related to political science, general knowledge and various contests for students as well as the teaching community. Currently, he is working as an Assistant […]

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NFL.com’s Chad Reuter praises Steelers draft with A grade

The 2022 NFL Draft is now officially on the books. In this era of 24/7 social media coverage, the draft itself has grown from a small event to a high-profile spectacle, so much so that it is now covered by three different networks. Looking back on the past few days and the picks, it’s clear […]