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NAT Global Campus Signs 3 More High Flyers to Meet the Demand for Quality Education Online

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Niel Asher Education is pleased to announce that three dynamic new faculty members will join NAT Global Campus in spring 2023.

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  • ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Niel Asher Education is pleased to announce that three dynamic new faculty members will join NAT Global Campus in spring 2023.
  • Dr. Bradley attended the US Air Force Academy, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Humanities in 2001.
  • The NAT Global Campus has grown to become one of the largest online schools for Natural Alternative Therapies in manual medicine and serves over 100,000 students in over 40 countries.
  • NAT Global Campus' Director Dani P. Marks stated, "Our most significant health challenges continually demand fresh takes and multidisciplinary approaches.

Ventyx Biosciences Appoints Allison J. Hulme, Ph.D. and Onaiza Cadoret-Manier to its Board of Directors

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Dr. Allison Hulme currently serves as Chief Executive Officer, President and a board member of Aeovian Pharmaceuticals.

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  • Dr. Allison Hulme currently serves as Chief Executive Officer, President and a board member of Aeovian Pharmaceuticals.
  • Prior to this, she served as Chief Operating Officer, Head of Research and Development and a board member at Sophiris Bio.
  • Ms. Onaiza Cadoret-Manier currently serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Global Product Strategy and Operations officer at Ionis Pharmaceuticals.
  • “Allison and Onaiza’s deep industry experience and commercialization expertise will be an invaluable addition to our board of directors.

Sustainability Goals Under Threat from Economic Challenges and Competing Corporate Agendas, warns Boyden

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Coupled with multiple challenges facing organisations, it could be extremely difficult for these officers to deliver on sustainability goals.

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  • Coupled with multiple challenges facing organisations, it could be extremely difficult for these officers to deliver on sustainability goals.
  • “Given the current economic environment, there is a risk that sustainability will take second place.
  • “The good news is that there is a much greater social, economic and corporate mandate for sustainability leaders.
  • They must leverage relationships with the board and the CEO to maintain the focus on sustainability, because sustainability and business imperatives are now inextricably linked”.

Absolutely Fabulous Announces Coding & Robotics Donation to Local School

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Absolutely Fabulous Unique Gifts and Decor , in Huntington Beach, expanded their offerings to include STEM toys in 2021 after owner Diane Silverstein's grandson, Aiden, was born.

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  • Absolutely Fabulous Unique Gifts and Decor , in Huntington Beach, expanded their offerings to include STEM toys in 2021 after owner Diane Silverstein's grandson, Aiden, was born.
  • After finding these reputable review sites, one particular toy stood out: a coding and robotics game for kids 4-8 years old .
  • The concepts and execution of this "game" amazed Ian and excited Aiden to want to "play" coding day after day.
  • Once Diane discovered that a local school called St Bonaventure has a strong STEM focus, she didn't pause.

Weiss & Company LLP Names Two New Partners

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

GLENVIEW, Ill., Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Weiss & Company LLP has announced that senior managers Katherine Chung and Jeremy Morgan have been promoted to partners.

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  • GLENVIEW, Ill., Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Weiss & Company LLP has announced that senior managers Katherine Chung and Jeremy Morgan have been promoted to partners.
  • Chung joined Weiss in 2019 as a senior tax manager with more than 20 years of experience in the profession.
  • She works closely with clients in diverse industries, including manufacturing, retail, distribution, real estate, professional practices, service companies, and restaurants.
  • "It is such a pleasure to become one of the new partners at Weiss," he said.

Associa Promotes Erica Slater To Regional Sales Director

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

DALLAS, Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Associa , the community management industry’s largest company, is pleased to announce that Erica Slater, CMCA®, has accepted the role of regional sales director for its Central and Canadian regions.

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  • DALLAS, Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Associa , the community management industry’s largest company, is pleased to announce that Erica Slater, CMCA®, has accepted the role of regional sales director for its Central and Canadian regions.
  • Slater most recently served as business development manager with Associa Houston Community Management Services (HCMS).
  • In 2021, Slater was a member of the Associa Sales Team of the Year, and in 2022, she single-handedly generated more than $450,000 in annual management fees for HCMS.
  • “Erica has seen tremendous success in every phase of her career with Associa,” said Leslie Baldwin, Associa vice president of sales.

Tangipahoa Parish School System and NOLA Education Host Governor John Bel Edwards for Ribbon Cutting Celebration to Recognize Award-Winning Program Launch for Star Academy

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Star Academy is a dynamic STEM-driven, hands-on learning program proven to advance and inspire students in a non-traditional learning environment.

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  • Star Academy is a dynamic STEM-driven, hands-on learning program proven to advance and inspire students in a non-traditional learning environment.
  • While enrolled in the Star Academy program, students are exposed to over 100 careers and build vital skills such as teamwork, critical thinking, and problem-solving.
  • Star Academy implements the nationally-renowned curriculum of NOLA Education and has been recognized as one of the most effective hands-on education programs in the country.
  • To find out more about Star Academy, please visit www.StarAcademyProgram.com
    "We are extremely grateful for the opportunity to have two Star Academy programs in our district.

National Student Clearinghouse Names Dr. Lawrence W. Anderson as Chief Technology and Operating Officer

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

The Clearinghouse--entering its 30th year of service to education--is the nation’s most comprehensive data source for education data. More recently the Clearinghouse has been working on expansion into industry credentials and helping to build out the national data infrastructure required to support the learning, pathway and outcome related needs of all learners, educational institutions, and credential issuers. Resources like the Clearinghouse have never been more important as the nation strives for inclusion of all people to the ongoing revolutionary opening of apertures of opportunity.  

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  • HERNDON, VA, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Student Clearinghouse announced today that Dr. Lawrence W. Anderson will join the organization as Chief Technology and Operating Officer, effective January 30, 2023.
  • In this new role, reporting directly to the Clearinghouse President and CEO Rick Torres, Larry will be leading the technical, data and operating transformation of the Clearinghouse.
  • Resources like the Clearinghouse have never been more important as the nation strives for inclusion of all people to the ongoing revolutionary opening of apertures of opportunity.
  • He also served as the Acting Chief Information Officer for Strategy and Policy responsible for IT strategy, investment management, budget, data management, and vendor management.

Aspen Economic Strategy Group Releases Economic Policy in a More Uncertain World to Mark its 5th Anniversary

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Washington, DC, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Aspen Economic Strategy Group (AESG) today released its annual policy volume, Economic Policy in a More Uncertain World , to mark the group’s 5th anniversary.

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  • Washington, DC, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Aspen Economic Strategy Group (AESG) today released its annual policy volume, Economic Policy in a More Uncertain World , to mark the group’s 5th anniversary.
  • Ufuk Akcigit and Sina Ates outline another policy response to the demographic changes in their chapter, New Insights for Innovation Policy.
  • Co-chairs Paulson and Geithner have assembled a bipartisan group of distinguished leaders and thinkers to foster the exchange of economic policy ideas.
  • Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Institute has a campus in Aspen, Colorado, and an international network of partners.

AeroFarms Launches 9 New Community Farms to Provide Additional 2 Tons of Fresh Food Access to 4,500+ Local Students

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

The AeroFarms Community Farm uses patented and proprietary aeroponic technology to bring the benefits of vertical farming directly to the community.

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  • The AeroFarms Community Farm uses patented and proprietary aeroponic technology to bring the benefits of vertical farming directly to the community.
  • Building on these benefits, this month AeroFarms expanded its Community Farm program to key strategic partners in the greater Newark / New York City area.
  • The AeroFarms Community Farm at the school will help advance its mission to empower students through community, health, and wellness initiatives.
  • AeroFarms is working with Jersey City to deploy vertical farms throughout the City to increase individual and community health by providing access to healthy foods.