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NMSU and Sodexo Team up to Bolster Hospitality Services on Campus

Onsite Concierge, 24-Hour Call Center, Meeting and Conference Planning Assistance and More
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LAS CRUCES, N.M. and GAITHERSBURG, Md., February 1, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The quality of life for the New Mexico State University (NMSU) campus community just got better.

Jobs for America’s Graduates and AT&T Team up to Provide Academic and Career Training in 34 States

By Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG)
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WASHINGTON, November 30, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) and AT&T are working together to help raise the high school graduation rate and support successful career pathways by expanding academic support and providing mentoring opportunities for underserved students. JAG has received a $3.5 million contribution from AT&T to allow the national non-profit to add new schools and/or expand existing programs through its 34 JAG State Affiliates with proven success records of keeping kids in school.

Shakira’s Fundación “Pies Descalzos” and Costa Cruises Together for the Construction of a School in Colombia

In Barcelona Shakira and Neil Palomba, President of Costa Cruises, announced the official start of the project with a symbolic “First brick” delivery ceremony. The school will be built in Cartagena (Colombia), with scheduled delivery in June 2019.
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In Barcelona Shakira and Neil Palomba, President of Costa Cruises, announced the official start of the project with a symbolic "First brick" delivery ceremony. The school will be built in Cartagena (Colombia), with scheduled delivery in June 2019, providing education and support to 1,300 local students and the entire close communities involved.

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In Barcelona Shakira and Neil Palomba, President of Costa Cruises, announced the official start of the project with a symbolic "First brick" delivery ceremony. The school will be built in Cartagena (Colombia), with scheduled delivery in June 2019, providing education and support to 1,300 local students and the entire close communities involved.

Enroll Your Family in Healthy Habits With Aramark and the American Heart Association

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Kicking off with healthy habits at the start of the school year encourages the whole family to achieve a smooth transition back-to-school, that can last the whole year. Aramark connected with the American Heart Association’s Linda Van Horn, a Registered Dietician and Professor of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, who recommended six simple strategies to help kids jump into back-to-school mode, with habits that will help them succeed both in and out of the classroom.

Connecting Students to Their Dreams

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Presence. Sometimes, it is all we need. An ear to listen and a voice to reassure us and offer a few words of advice. For students struggling in school, the absence of an involved adult often exacerbates the problem. That’s why mentoring programs can be so powerful. 

Why Some People Are Great at School, But Only So-So at Life

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Originally posted on also.roybahat.com

Years ago, I had the experience of meeting Donald Trump. I worked in city government in New York and he wanted to buy a building from the city. (He pitched poorly, and totally misread his civic nerd audience, telling us over and over how Britney Spears had a whole floor of rooms at his hotel….)

He did say one thing that’s stuck in my mind ever since:

Mentoring Goes Virtual, Dreams Become Reality

By Aragon Burlingham, Founder and President, We Teach Science Foundation
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This post is part of our series on online mentoring. To learn more, click here.

American Cheese, Sidewalks and Chairs Have a Connection that may Surprise You

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Originally posted by the Washington Post.

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health turns 100 this year. The school came to life during a time when women frequently died during childbirth and infant mortality was a grave concern. Inadequate nutrition, sanitation and often-fatal diseases were common.

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