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Ashford University Faculty Member Receives Support Service Award from Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 3:35am

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Martin McAuliffe, J.D., Associate Professor of Social and Criminal Justice at Ashford University, is the recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Support Service Award from the Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning (ADEIL), a professional association for those engaged or interested in distance education.

Key Points: 
  • SAN DIEGO, Oct. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Martin McAuliffe, J.D., Associate Professor of Social and Criminal Justice at Ashford University, is the recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Support Service Award from the Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning (ADEIL), a professional association for those engaged or interested in distance education.
  • McAuliffe has taught at Ashford since 2005, when he joined the University as an adjunct faculty member teaching online criminal justice, law, ethics, history, and introductory courses.
  • Each year, ADEIL seeks nominations for the Excellence in Support Service Award from a nominee's peers and members of ADEIL.
  • The Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning (ADEIL) is a professional association for anyone engaged in or interested in distance education.

Steelworkers Intend to Strike NLMK over Unfair Labor Practices

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 9:04pm

FARRELL, Pa., Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that Local 1016-3 has given NLMK management a 48-hour notice of the union's intent to strike over unfair labor practices.

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  • FARRELL, Pa., Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that Local 1016-3 has given NLMK management a 48-hour notice of the union's intent to strike over unfair labor practices.
  • USW District 10 Director Robert "Bobby Mac" McAuliffe said that the union is committed to the fight to hold NLMK management accountable.
  • "We've stood together to survive during hard times in the past and know that we can accomplish great things through solidarity and collective action," McAuliffe said.
  • "NLMK needs stop breaking the law and negotiate in good faith with workers for a fair contract."

Change the Mascot Praises Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe for Urging NFL Leaders to End Use of Racist Slur for Washington's Team

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 8:40pm

ONEIDA NATION HOMELANDS, June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe is one of the newest voices lending support to an effort to change the name of Washington's NFL team and mascot.

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  • ONEIDA NATION HOMELANDS, June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe is one of the newest voices lending support to an effort to change the name of Washington's NFL team and mascot.
  • Writing on Twitter, Governor McAuliffe urged NFL leaders to lead the way in changing the racist name: "This is a time for improving and change - myself included.
  • This removal was prompted by Marshall's documented legacy of committed racism against people of color and Native Americans as exposed by the Change the Mascot campaign.
  • Hughley addressed the use of the team's slur as "disgusting and just as denigrating as the N-word in my estimation."

New Members Join HawkEye 360's Advisory Board

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 8:05pm

Together, McAuliffe and Inglis bring decades of highly valuable experience in the government and defense sectors to HawkEye 360's Advisory Board.

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  • Together, McAuliffe and Inglis bring decades of highly valuable experience in the government and defense sectors to HawkEye 360's Advisory Board.
  • "HawkEye 360 is honored to have Terry McAuliffe and Chris Inglis join our Advisory Board," said HawkEye 360's Chief Executive Officer John Serafini.
  • "HawkEye 360 is exactly the kind of business whose growth I encouraged during my time as Virginia's Governor," said Terry McAuliffe.
  • "Iam honored to join HawkEye 360's world-class team in its efforts to enhance and extract value from satellite data for the benefit of its diverse clients."

Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to share new book "BEYOND CHARLOTTESVILLE: Taking a Stand Against White Nationalism" at National Press Club, Aug. 6

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 7:12pm

The rally on August 11 and August 12, 2017 shocked the nation as white nationalists with flaming torches descended on the college town.

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  • The rally on August 11 and August 12, 2017 shocked the nation as white nationalists with flaming torches descended on the college town.
  • In "Beyond Charlottesville," McAuliffe writes about how the tragic event forced America to reckon with the rise of Neo-Nazis, white supremacists and the violence that has accompanied it.
  • McAuliffewas the governor of Virginia at the time of the rally and as the violence grew,McAuliffedeclared a state of emergency and briefed President Trump.
  • PRESS CONTACT: Lindsay Underwood for The National Press Club; lunderwood@press.org , (202) 662-7561
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Challenger Center, McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center Call Astronaut in Space

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 12:17am

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The Challenger Center and the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will participate in live calls with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station as part of NASA's Year of Education on Station (YES) next week.

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  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The Challenger Center and the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will participate in live calls with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station as part of NASA's Year of Education on Station (YES) next week.
  • Following introductions by Challenger Center President and Chief Executive Officer Lance Bush, and a presentation by NASA Associate Administrator for Education Mike Kincaid, astronaut Ricky Arnold will talk with Challenger Center staff, educators and board of directors at 12:20 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Aug. 7.
  • The event will take place at the Lockheed Martin Global Vision Center at 2121 Crystal Dr. in Arlington, Virginia.
  • The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is located at 2 Institute Dr. Media interested in covering the event should contact Sarah Hoffschwelle at shoffschwelle@starhop.com or 603-271-7827 ext.