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National Survey Shows Strong, Bipartisan Support for the Federal Pell Grant Program

Ellensburg Daily Record 08 Dec 2021
Two-thirds support expanding Pell Grant program; ¾ support doubling Pell awards ... "The Pell Grant provides opportunities for students of all backgrounds to access their higher education goals, whether those goals are to attend a four-year private or public college or university, a community college, or a job training program.".
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KU, Kansas State, Wichita State to put COVID vaccine mandate enforcement on pause after federal ...

Salina Journal 08 Dec 2021
The University of Kansas, Kansas State and Wichita State announced in October they would be forced to comply with the mandate, announced by Biden in September, as they receive hundreds of millions of dollars in federal research grants ... Kansas State spokesperson Michelle Geering said the university has granted 455 requests.
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Hartford task force to recommend universal basic income program for city residents. Pilot study would ...

Hartford Courant 08 Dec 2021
HARTFORD — Hartford is taking its first steps toward embracing a universal basic income intended to alleviate poverty and replace need-based social programs ... With universal basic income, people can improve their lives without losing benefits, Grant said ... “This is not new,” Grant said.
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Mississippi welfare agency asked current subgrantees to return $1 million in safety net funds

Greenwood Commonwealth 08 Dec 2021
Mississippi State University has received MDHS grants for various programs over the last few years, such as the TK Martin Center for Technology & Disability, but the bulk of the funding has gone to the National Strategic Planning and Analysis Research Center, or “NSPARC,” ...
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Palestinian PM says Algeria's grant to help alliviate financial crisis

China.dot.org 08 Dec 2021
7 (Xinhua) -- Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammed Ishtaye said Tuesday that Algeria's grant of 100 million U.S ... He expressed his gratitude to Algeria's president, government, and people for providing financial support and granting scholarships to Palestinian students in Algerian universities.
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HBCU Black Print Campaign: FAMU graduate Lauren F. Grove

The Grio 08 Dec 2021
Grove, co-founder of HBCU SpringComing and owner & sole proprietor of The Grant Access, LLC, expresses gratitude for her alum mater, Florida A&M University ... Her company, the Grant Access, LLC ... The Grant Access repetition amongst her peers has continued to help with the success of Grove’s company.
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College of DuPage Board Chair Maureen Dunne Elected to ACCT Board of Directors

Kentucky New Era 08 Dec 2021
A COD graduate, Dunne obtained her bachelor's and master's degrees from The University of Chicago, a master's from London School of Economics, and a doctorate in cognitive sciences from Oxford University, where she attended as the first-ever community college graduate to be granted the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.
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University of Kansas halts employee vaccine mandate after federal judge in Georgia issues injunction

Lawrence Journal World 08 Dec 2021
KU, like other universities that receive federal research grants, had determined the mandate required all employees on campus to be vaccinated — unless they received a medical or religious exemption — in order for KU to remain eligible for a host of federal contracts.
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New Alfred University clinic fills crucial need for autism evaluations in the Southern Tier

The Evening Tribune 08 Dec 2021
The new Autism Evaluation Clinic at Alfred University is knocking down roadblocks for Southern Tier residents seeking a more productive future for themselves and their children ... Steve Byrne, CFSC director and associate professor of Counseling at Alfred University ... Alfred University’s Lea R.
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Pat Carpenter, named Volunteer Coach of the Year for South Carolina

The Post and Courier 08 Dec 2021
One of many athletes influenced by Carpenter is North Augusta native Antonio Grant. Grant, who went on to play collegiate basketball at the University of South Carolina and professional basketball abroad, gives credit to Carpenter in his career and how she influenced his faith.
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17-yr-old award winning female journalist gets full tertiary scholarship from Otumfuo Osei Tutu II

Ghana Web 08 Dec 2021
During the event, His Royal Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II granted the 17years old, Ghana Youth Awards Female Radio Personality of the year winner, Nafisa Ibrahim a full tertiary education scholarship, as a form of encouragement to the younger generation in Ghana ... University”.
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17-year-old award winning female journalist gets full tertiary scholarship from Otumfuo Osei Tutu II

Ghana Web 08 Dec 2021
During the event, His Royal Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II granted the 17years old, Ghana Youth Awards Female Radio Personality of the year winner, Nafisa Ibrahim a full tertiary education scholarship, as a form of encouragement to the younger generation in Ghana ... University”.
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Omicron infections surge as cases 'double every three days'

The Daily Telegraph 08 Dec 2021
Citing unpublished data collated by the UK Health Security Agency, Prof Alastair Grant of the University of East Anglia said omicron now made up two per cent of PCR swabs in England ... Detail in thread pic.twitter.com/BnyHP36jfA— Alastair Grant (@AlastairGrant4) December 7, 2021.
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24 acres of Camp Courageous to be developed to improve water quality, provide new experiences for campers

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 08 Dec 2021
MONTICELLO -- University of Iowa students will present strategies today for undeveloped areas of Camp Courageous that will help improve water quality and provide new experiences for campers ... A partnership emerged along with the opportunity to work with University of Iowa students to develop the watershed plan.
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Morgan proud to nab honor

NWA Online 08 Dec 2021
FAYETTEVILLE -- University of Arkansas senior ...
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