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DGAP-News: 468 SPAC II SE: 468 SPAC II completes €210 million private placement

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 8:02pm

The Securities of the Company have not been, and will not be, registered under the Securities Act.

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  • The Securities of the Company have not been, and will not be, registered under the Securities Act.
  • The listing of the Securities will be made solely by the means of, and on the basis of, a securities prospectus.
  • ), or (iii) persons to whom it may otherwise lawfully be communicated (all such persons together being referred to as "Relevant Persons").
  • The Company accepts no liability whatsoever in respect of the achievement of such forward-looking statements and assumptions.

Norman S. Wright Named President and CEO of Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 6:01pm

The Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine (Noorda-COM) Board of Trustees has selected Norman S. Wright, Ph.D., to serve as president and chief executive officer of the college following a national search.

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  • The Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine (Noorda-COM) Board of Trustees has selected Norman S. Wright, Ph.D., to serve as president and chief executive officer of the college following a national search.
  • The Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine is fortunate to have someone with Dr. Wrights unique set of skills and experience as its next president, said Francis Gibson, chair of the board of trustees of the college.
  • I am deeply honored to have been chosen to lead the Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine at such a critical time in higher education, said Wright.
  • Located in Provo, Utah, Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine (Noorda-COM) offers an innovative and unique approach to medical education.

Rasmussen University Ocala Physical Therapist Assistant Program Earns CAPTE Accreditation

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 8:24pm

Rasmussen University, a university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, today announced its Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Associates degree program at its Ocala campus has earned accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)*.

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  • Rasmussen University, a university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, today announced its Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Associates degree program at its Ocala campus has earned accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)*.
  • Accreditation signifies the program meets or exceeds standards and criteria for educational quality in physical therapist assistant curriculum and prepares students to work successfully in the profession upon graduation.
  • Students in the PTA program will experience:
    To learn more about the Rasmussen University Physical Therapist Assistant Associates degree program, please visit rasmussen.edu/pta .
  • *The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Rasmussen University Ocala is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; phone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org ; website: http://www.capteonline.org .

Almost 900 thousand European citizens call on MEPs to ban cruel live exports

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 5:24pm

Under current rules, pigs can be transported for 24 hours non-stop and sheep and cattle for 29 hours with just a one-hour break.

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  • Under current rules, pigs can be transported for 24 hours non-stop and sheep and cattle for 29 hours with just a one-hour break.
  • This would still allow the cruel and unnecessary long-distance transportation of live animals to countries in which the EU has no means to ensure that animal welfare standards are respected.
  • Longer transports, exports of live animals and transports by sea need to be banned altogether, says Pierre Sultana, Director of the European Policy Office at FOUR PAWS.
  • There was much talking about live export while I was in third countries seeing no change at all in how European animals are being treated.

First 5: The Governor Unveiled the 2022-23 Budget Proposal Which Serves as a Framework to Advance the Health and Well-being of California’s Youngest Children

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 3:09am

On Monday, Governor Newsom released his proposed 2022-23 budget plan, a framework that features important investments to advance the health and well-being of Californias youngest children.

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  • On Monday, Governor Newsom released his proposed 2022-23 budget plan, a framework that features important investments to advance the health and well-being of Californias youngest children.
  • These are critical investments as we continue to confront the historic barriers our families face including racism, injustice, and poverty.
  • We applaud the governor for keeping the needs of parents and children a centerpiece in this years budget, said Camille Maben, executive director at First 5 California.
  • Central to the governors budget proposal is funding for the implementation of previously created supports and services for families.

Environmentalist Louie Porta to Lead the CEC's Joint Public Advisory Committee

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 11:34pm

MONTREAL, Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -We are pleased to announce that leading Canadian environmentalist Louie Porta will chair the Commission for Environmental Cooperation's (CEC) Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) for 2022.

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  • MONTREAL, Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -We are pleased to announce that leading Canadian environmentalist Louie Porta will chair the Commission for Environmental Cooperation's (CEC) Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) for 2022.
  • Porta previously served as lead political advisor to Mary Simon, Canada's first Indigenous Governor General, in her capacity as Minister's Special Representative for Arctic Leadership.
  • Porta will chair the CEC's advisory committee in the coming year as the body holds public consultations in the three countries on pressing environmental matters of global concern.
  • For more information about the CEC's Joint Public Advisory Committee, visit www.cec.org/jpac .

CPSC Posts Recalls to its Web Site

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 8:33pm

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products.

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  • The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products.
  • Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually.
  • CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of injuries associated with consumer products for nearly 50years.
  • Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

Massage Heights Franchising Launches Outside the Room Podcast Hosted by Industry Leader CG Funk

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 3:08pm

SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Massage Heights , a North America spa franchise brand offering high-quality massage, skincare and wellness services, announced today the premiere of Outside the Room an engaging, lively podcast and virtual show, hosted by massage industry veteran CG Funk, the company's Senior Vice President of Culture and Industry Relations.

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  • SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Massage Heights , a North America spa franchise brand offering high-quality massage, skincare and wellness services, announced today the premiere of Outside the Room an engaging, lively podcast and virtual show, hosted by massage industry veteran CG Funk, the company's Senior Vice President of Culture and Industry Relations.
  • An industry first, Outside the Room is the first-ever podcast and virtual show that aimsto further support the work of massage therapists and estheticians and increase awareness on the purpose and value of thesewellness careers.
  • Each 30-minute episode will feature a regular cadence of special guests and cover topics such as industry news, research, real-life massage and skincare stories, Massage Heights brand innovations and inspirational messaging.
  • Outside the Room will highlight and bring much needed attention to massage therapists and estheticians and the importance of their work and career.

Schools Across the United States and Around the Globe Give VHS Learning High Marks for a Strong Online Learning Experience

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 5:00pm

"We are dedicated to providing excellent service and support to students and educators, and our high retention rate reflects the value that schools find with the VHS Learning program," said Carol DeFuria, President & CEO of VHS Learning.

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  • "We are dedicated to providing excellent service and support to students and educators, and our high retention rate reflects the value that schools find with the VHS Learning program," said Carol DeFuria, President & CEO of VHS Learning.
  • VHS Learning has gained a reputation for its high standard of educational quality, including rigorous professional development for teachers.
  • All VHS Learning teachers must successfully complete VHS Learning's graduate-level Online Teaching Methodologies (OTM) training course to learn best practices for online teaching and learning.
  • VHS Learning is a nonprofit organization with 25 years of experience providing world-class online programs to students and schools everywhere.