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Petro Cohen Law Firm in Conjunction with Kids' Chance of New Jersey Announces 2016 Scholarship Recipient

For the third year in a row, the law firm Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo has partnered with Kids' Chance of New Jersey (KCNJ) to award a student with financial hardship a "Doctorate Degree" scholarship. The scholarship benefits young adults enduring financial burdens due to the loss or serious injury of a parent during a workplace accident. The 2016-17 scholarship recipient is Scott Kwiatek of South Amboy, NJ, currently pursuing a Bachelors of Arts degree in Business at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).

DimensionU's $50,000 Scholarship Recipient Selects University of Florida

Award-winning, educational video-game developer DimensionU, Inc., announced today that it's winner of DimensionU's 2011 National Scholarship Competition, Zachariah Chou, heads off to college this summer with his DimensionU scholarship in hand, helping pave the way towards his future career endeavors. Mr. Chou, a recent graduate from American Heritage High School in Plantation, Florida took first place at the live finals event in New York City back in May 2011, while attending Silver Trail Middle School of Broward County Public School District. He was awarded a $50,000 college scholarship and $1,000 in cash from DimensionU, Inc. Additionally, Chou was awarded a trip to Las Vegas to attend the iHeartRadio Music Festival, a prize contributed by former Lady Gaga manager, Mr. Troy Carter.

A Letter of Support for Orlando from IANDS (International Association for Near-Death Studies)

LogoThe International Association for Near-Death Studies Announcing Orlando Conference: Paths to Healing & Wholeness. Words cannot begin to express the sorrow in our hearts as a result of the events that recently shook the Orlando community: the shooting of an innocent young singer, the massacre of so many enjoying a night out at a gay club, and the tragic loss of a toddler killed at Disney World Resort. How can we get through this painful time? How do we deal with the loss—and the confusion, anger and sadness? What does it all mean? Can anything provide a glimpse of understanding and healing?

Chiropractor in Lansing, MI Offers Workshops to Educate the Public About Achieving Better Health

LogoChiropractor Dr. Charles Roost and his associates at Delta Chiropractic Center are offering workshops to groups of up to 120 people in the Lansing area about four different health topics. The topics include the reservoir for better health, the six laws of better health, exploring the impacts of stress, and goal structuring. The staff at Delta Chiropractic has written books about these topics and now offers classes as another option to help people transform their lives to optimal health. People who have attended their workshops are providing excellent feedback and excitement about the insight they gained about how to improve their health.

The Oratory School Has Been Nurturing Young Minds for over 150 Years

The Oratory School is a leading Catholic school in South Oxfordshire, which has been providing value based education to boys aged 11-18 for over 150 years. Founded in 1859 by Blessed John Henry Newman, the school is committed to providing a positive environment toward the holistic development of every boy with its challenging, broad and flexible curriculum. The Oratory School appoints experienced teaching staff, who give their personal attention to each of their pupils, in order to promote their mental and psychological growth. The school has a strong tutorial system that helps every boy to achieve his personal best.

Idp.com Launches New Batches for Those Wishing to Study in New Zealand

Students based in Thailand who wish to study in New Zealand can consider the opportunities at www.idp.com/thailand/studyabroad/destinations/newzealand. They have launched a new session for the same and invite interested students to check the options that are available. They have different schedules to meet the demands of all such people.

Learn DeltaV Network Systems Process with Emerson DeltaV DCS Training from Excel Automation Solutions

A leading name in the industry for providing practical training on existing Oil & Gas Projects, Excel Automation Solutions is now offering Emerson DeltaV DCS training to help individuals in learning the techniques of operating DeltaV Network Systems. This training session is conducted for 10 days and covers topics like DeltaV DCS Introduction, System Overview, DeltaV DCS Architecture Overview, DeltaV Explorer, DeltaV Operate, DeltaV Control Modules, DeltaV Program Types, Input / Output Configuration and many others. This course is taught by Mr. Venkatesh Selvaraj who has 10 years of experience working in DCS / ESD / SIS Global & Domestic Projects. Those planning to polish their skills of working with DeltaV network systems can count on them for providing trainings at the most competitive prices.

Monarch Montessori School Enrollment Grows Along with Its Reputation Across Passaic County

LogoFinding a professional, reputable, and innovative learning center for children is a difficult task for parents in the tri-state area. There are hundreds of public, private, and charter schools to choose from in the state of New Jersey alone. The Montessori Method, which instills independence, confidence, and socialization in kids at a young age is becoming a more prevalent and accepted alternative to daycare in Passaic County. One of the most well-known Montessori schools in the state is Monarch Montessori School. Parents are noticing innovative techniques that allow their children to have individualized attention that many public preschools and elementary schools cannot offer. As word-of-mouth referrals grow, inevitably the enrollment waiting list will as well.

Van Sant Law Announces Winner of 2016 Veterans' Educational Scholarship

LogoThe award-winning, nationally recognized personal injury law firm, Van Sant Law, recently announced the 2016 recipient of the firm's Veterans' Educational Scholarship Program. The scholarship program is designed to help U.S. military veterans currently attending or enrolled in college pay for college tuition. The firm recently awarded Jovan Canty, a decorated U.S. Navy veteran and single mother currently attending college to obtain her Associate's degree in pediatrics, with the $1,000 scholarship award.

One Million Degrees Celebrates 150 Chicagoland Community College Graduates

LogoOne Million Degrees—a pioneering organization that serves and graduates area community college students - celebrated 150 community college graduates, twice as many graduates as last year, at its annual Scholar Awards ceremony on June 21. The ceremony at Chase Auditorium also recognized the 440 highly-motivated, low-income students served by the program this year, and featured keynote speaker the Honorable Kurt Summers, Treasurer of the City of Chicago.

Alumna of Palmer Trinity School and Harvard Receives a Fulbright Foreign Grant

LogoOrtiz, who received a Bachelor of Arts degree in social studies, specializing in Latin American studies, will spend nine months in the Mexican cities of Puebla and Guanajuato studying the impact of having a family member emigrate to the U.S. or another country.

Senate Passes Manufacturing Education Legislation Reports Manufacturing Journalist

LogoThe US Senate passed legislation Tuesday intended to help engineering programs at American universities meet the challenges of 21st century manufacturing.

2016 DimensionU Summer Math Splash for Tampa Area Students

LogoAward-winning, educational video-game developer DimensionU, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2016 DimensionU Summer Math Splash, a virtual, math-based video game competition for Hillsborough County Public School students in grades 3 – 8. The goal of the competition is to help prevent summer learning loss and boost student preparedness for the coming school year in mathematics among Tampa area students!

Spin with the Whole Family at Future Fitness

Future Fitness, one of the premier fitness centers near Moorestown and across South Jersey, is switching their spin classes into high gear. In recent years, group cycling classes have grown in popularity at the gym. In June, the fitness center will be holding an event to celebrate spinning, open to the whole family.

Two Students Named Superintendent's Student of the Year by Metro Tech

LogoTwo students from Metro Tech were recently named Superintendent's Student of the Year at the Metro Tech Commencement Ceremony, which was held on Tuesday, May 10th. The first student who received this distinguished title is Brooklyn Scarberry, a health Careers Center Dental Assisting student.

Metro Tech Teacher Named ACTE Trade & Industrial New Teacher of the Year

LogoAmanda Eastridge has recently been named Trade & Industrial division New Teacher of the Year by the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE). The goal of this award is to recognize the very best and most devoted technical teachers who have used innovative methods of teaching in the classroom as well as a commitment to helping their students. Amanda will now advance to the next round where all divisions of applicants are reviewed to select the Oklahoma ACTE New Teacher of the Year Award.

Oy Toys Set to Attend the Institute for Southern Jewish Life Education Conference for 9th Consecutive Year

LogoJewish people of the South recognize the significance of June 26-28, 2016, a date which marks the 14th Annual Education Conference hosted by the Institute for Southern Jewish Life (ISJL). The religious school curriculum/education program consists of 10 key content areas, and is attended by Jewish community leaders hailing from all parts of the country. Attendees have the opportunity to choose sessions that address the needs of their specific classrooms or schools, and there is no registration fee! Oy Toys is an organization that is very familiar with the conference, having attended the previous eight years in succession. Owner of Oy Toys RuthE Levy provides support to the conference with required books and other materials.

7/28-31/16 Near Death Conference in Orlando, Open to the Public

LogoOrlando, Florida will be the site for a popular conference on the topic of Near Death Experiences (NDE). The International Association for Near-Death Studies (IANDS) will host this event and focus on the worldwide impact of Near-Death Experiences (NDEs) and other spiritually transforming events. The event invites the public to Explore the Extraordinary, held in Orlando, July 28-31, 2016.

Activities for the Whole Family at Spring Mill Athletic Club

LogoAs the school year comes to a close, families in Lower Bucks County will be looking for constructive activities for school-age children and ways to stay active during the warmest months of the year. Thankfully, Spring Mill Athletic Club, the preferred spot for crossfit classes and more in Ivyland, PA, will be offering something to each member of the family this summer.

Summer Music Lessons - 8 Weeks of Music & Fun at Arcadia Academy

Arcadia Academy of Music (www.arcadiaacademyofmusic.com) is proud to release a Summer Special for 8 weeks of Music Lessons during the months of June, July & August. Our music school will be teaching music lessons in various instruments, vocal training and specialized programs including our famous band program. Registration is currently open and the summer program starts from June 14 - August 31, 2016. The program is available to new students, and they can register for the program during this period and complete the lessons by latest August 31, 2016.

SEX.Prostir, the First Educational Conference on Sex in Kiev, Ukraine Marks a Triumphant Success Against Taboo

On Thursday, May 26 in Kiev (Ukraine), SEX.Prostir, the first educational conference about sex in public talk format was successfully conducted by a group of people who believe in the importance of popularization of sex education and open discussions. The name of the conference had an innovative acronym in the word SEX which had three meanings: Science, Education, eXperience. The mission of the project was to improve the sex education within the society, and encourage people to openly discuss and explore the topic of sexuality. The organizers have also chosen a meaningful slogan for the conference — "More Knowledge, Less Shame!"

Indian Teacher Education Company EDIMPACT Launches SMS Learning for Rural Areas

Technology can play a major role in spreading education, even in the far-flung areas of a vast country, like India. An Indian Teacher Education Company has come up with an innovating way of educating people in the remote areas of the country through Short Message Services (SMS). The smslearn program is currently launched in the rural areas of two Indian states, Bihar and Jharkhand in association with Women Self Help Groups (SHGs).

Aesthetic Dentistry One-Day Certificate Courses in Ahmedabad Gujarat India Offered by Cosmetic Dentist Bharat Agravat

India's finest, highly-recommended and Widely-popular cosmetic dentist, Dr. Bharat Agravat now offers Aesthetic dentistry one-day certificate courses in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. Dr. Bharat Agravat has announced this amazing Aesthetic dentistry one-day certificate course to celebrate 17th Anniversary of his practice.

Support an Organization's Strategies for Innovation and Growth with PGP in PLM from MIT Skills

MIT Skills, a renowned institute for offering industry specific education in varied fields, is now offering Post Graduate Programme in PLM. This PG programme in life cycle management is a 6-month course, which covers course contents like Introduction to PLM, ENOVIA MatrixOne Backend and ENOVIA MatrixOne Frontend, CAD-CATIA V5, Enovia Matrix One V6 (User Administration) from '3DPLM', Application and Data Model Administration, Basic terminologies in MatrixOne and many others. This course is offered in collaboration with 3DPLM & MIT in order to provide global knowledge to participants. With its practical approach, this institute is counted amongst top rated institutes offering PLM training in India. Individuals who are engineering graduate or having diploma can apply for PG programme in product life cycle management.

STUDR App, a Social Based Platform for Study Sessions, Launches Kickstarter Campaign

LogoSTUDR, an app designed to establish a social-based platform devoted entirely to the academic side of collegiate life, this week officially launched a Kickstarter campaign for garnering widespread support and understanding for the mission of their revolutionary study-based app.

PCSV Announces $693,000 Middle East Award Notice

LogoPCS Edventures!.com Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 Science and Engineering (STEM) programs and leader in the design and manufacturing of precision technology for drone racing and robotics today announced the receipt of a Contract Awarding notice in the amount of $693,689.10 from a client in the Middle East.

PCSV Strengthens Executive Management Team

LogoPCS Edventures! Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 Science and Engineering (STEM) programs and leader in the design and manufacturing of precision technology for drone racing and robotics today announced changes to its Executive Management team and the expansion of its Board of Directors.