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The Sault Chamber of Commerce hosts an annual leadership training program

SAULT STE. MARIE — The Sault Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for its annual leadership training program. Each year, Sault residents participate in seminars and networking events designed to help them become more educated and influential members of the community. The program has been active for six years, excluding the 2021 program […]

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Michigan ballot measure aims to cap payday loan rates

LANSING — A coalition of consumer and civil rights groups hoping to strengthen regulation of Michigan’s payday loan industry launched signature-raising efforts on Wednesday to bring the issue before voters in November. Michiganders for Fair Loansa Grand Rapids-based organization, is spearheading a ballot initiative that cap the maximum fees and interest rate a payday lender […]

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8 Flint Southwestern students graduate from HYPE vocational training program

FLINT, MI — A handshake, good eye contact and speaking confidence are just three things the HYPE program teaches students in the Flint area. Now, students at Flint Southwestern Classical Academy will also have the opportunity to learn these skills. Eight students graduated on Tuesday, February 22 from the inaugural class of the HYPE (Helping […]

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CampV will host service dog training for veterans

This program is for veterans who already have a dog and wish to have their animal certified as a service animal. TYLER, Texas — Along with an experienced dog trainer, CampV has developed a program that will allow veterans to train their dogs to be service animals. The one-stop-shop for veterans in East Texas will […]

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MSU honors King with virtual program | Local News

MURRAY – Although COVID-19 has once again prevented the traditional in-person breakfast and program, it hasn’t stopped Murray State University officials and students from honoring the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. . Monday. A virtual celebration aired on MSU’s Office of Multicultural Initiatives YouTube page, and Murray State President Bob Jackson and others thanked […]

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training program bridges communication gap with autistic people and first responders | Exteriorsnw

As a parent of a child with autism, Holly Goodman was shocked to discover the lack of training for first responders when interacting with people on the spectrum. Goodman, Founder and Executive Director of the Isaac Foundation, began speaking with local first responders about developing a training program to bridge the communication gap in 2014. […]

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River Otters virtual program on February 9 at 6 p.m.

Join us with Sara Penhallegon from Center Valley Animal Rescue to learn more about the lives of river otters. They are such cute and curious creatures that live in Puget Sound. In this presentation, you’ll learn about their life cycles, homes, and why they can end up at Center Valley Animal Rescue. Sara Penhallegon is […]

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Former inmate firefighters create firefighter team and training program

Trainee firefighters with the Forestry and Fire Recruitment Program. Image from LA Times video. Brandon Smith and Royal Ramey gained experience fighting fires while incarcerated at a California facility for wildland fire crews. After being released, they eventually got firefighting jobs with government agencies, but it took them two years. When they met their former […]

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New training program aims to develop and strengthen minority-owned development businesses in New York

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 election in your district and across New York New training program aims to connect minority business developers with the training, resources, expertise and networks needed to increase their influence and leadership in New York’s real estate industry, particularly […]

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Virtual program at Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center encourages community participation

Join the Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center on Tuesday, November 30 at 7 p.m. for a virtual presentation and discussion with Dr. Leslie Lindenauer, professor of history at Western Connecticut State University, and Shannon Burke, interpretation consultant at KTM & HC. This free program, open to everyone, offers the public the opportunity to learn, […]

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CSCU Launches Amazon Web Services Training Program

Aaron Osmond, from the Education to Workforce team at Amazon; Governor Ned Lamont and Terrence Cheng, president of Connecticut Colleges and Universities, sign agreement to offer Amazon Web Services training courses to CSCU schools. Connecticut state colleges and universities have joined more than 200 other higher education institutions across the country in offering a certificate […]

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Prologis expands its logistics training program in six US cities

Logistics real estate company Prologis, Inc. recently announced plans to expand its Community Workforce Initiative (CWI) training program in six major markets in the United States. The training program, launched in 2018, is expected to create more educational opportunities for those seeking a career in logistics. CWI provides training and placement support to workers. “COVID […]

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As the demand for manufacturing jobs increases, the vocational training program offers more opportunities

The manufacturing industry continued to thrive during the pandemic. With the growth, the need for more workers has come to the fore. AUSTIN, Texas – Since the start of the pandemic, manufacturing has not stopped. “We never shut down a day,” said Eric Wichmann, vice president of the Southwest region for Virtex Enterprises. Wichmann oversees […]

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Prologis expands its training program for logistics workers

Logistics real estate investment trust Prologis Inc. announced Thursday that it is expanding its training program to meet the growing need for logistics workers. Through its Community Workforce Initiative (CWI), the San Francisco-based industrial warehouse operator is adding six sites to the training program: Dallas, Chicago, Las Vegas, Atlanta, and Tracy and Long Beach, California. […]

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Camp Quality Kentuckiana Offers Virtual Program For Children Affected By Cancer | New

SOUTH INDIANA – For the past several years Walker Brooks, an 8-year-old cancer survivor from Charlestown, has been an enthusiastic camper at Camp Quality Kentuckiana, a week-long summer camp for children affected by cancer. . At the age of 3 months, Walter was diagnosed with stage 3 neuroblastoma and has now been cancer-free for seven […]

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Making Black History: DC Dance Company’s Virtual Program Ends June

A DC dance troupe with roots in the experience of blacks on US college campuses will deliver a virtual performance to mark Juneteenth becoming a national holiday. Afrika stage! Dance company in the roles for their tribute to Little Rock Nine. Courtesy of Jati Lindsay / StepAfrika! This year, the Step Afrika! dance company performed […]

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The Genealogical Society to host the virtual program of the director of the Vallejo Museum – The Vacaville Reporter

The Solano County Genealogical Society will host a virtual program on the history of the Mare Island shipyard on June 25. Jim Kern, Executive Director of the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum, will lead the presentation on the history of the shipyard, from the pre-Civil War era to the 20th century world wars until the […]

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Preschoolers Show Gains, Despite Pandemic – ScienceDaily

With pandemic lockdowns still in place last summer, Ohio State University was unable to host its in-person summer success program to help preschoolers from low-income families prepare for kindergarten. . Staff and teachers quickly switched to a completely virtual program, but they were worried – could it really work with 4 and 5 year olds […]

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Onslow County schools rebuild virtual curriculum with fewer students

JACKSONVILLE, NC (WNCT) – Onslow Virtual School is halfway through the first year of its pilot program. The school district offered the remote learning option when schools were forced to close last year due to the pandemic. Now administrators are making changes for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year. OVS currently has over 4,700 enrolled students […]