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2022 Golden Melody Festival Facilitates Music X Film X Gaming Talks

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 3:37am

TAIPEI, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The series of Golden Melody Festival events executed by Taiwan Television Enterprise officially closed on June 26th. This year, exhibitions were curated around two themes: Music X Drama and Music X Games. Golden Melody Festival events included international conferences, workshops, business matchmaking events, a GMA SHOWCASE Concert, and a biz-matching program. The events attracted people across the music, film, and gaming industry. International speakers attended many of the events through video conferencing, sharing with their peers in Taiwan, their practical experiences abroad and the industry landscape. OST Yeram LIM of South Korea's CJ ENM, CEO Mark Frieser of U.S.'s Sync Summit, and Chairman Gary Calamar of GO Music shared their experiences creating film scores. Garry Schyman, an award-winning American composer, dissected the background of gaming music and gave students of the master workshop a professional critique of their work. Alongside many top professionals in Taiwan's film and gaming industry, Garry Schyman also explored his experiences and challenges when creating music and integrating scores with the film. Their discussions were invaluable to participants. A total of 259 businesses attended the 2022 GMA.

Key Points: 
  • TAIPEI, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The series of Golden Melody Festival eventsexecuted by Taiwan Television Enterprise officially closed on June 26th.
  • This year, exhibitions were curated around two themes: Music X Drama and Music X Games.
  • Golden Melody Festival events included international conferences, workshops, business matchmaking events, a GMA SHOWCASE Concert, and a biz-matching program.
  • Please visit the official GMA website, follow us on Facebook, or GMA YouTube Channel for more information on the 2022 Golden Melody Festival events.

2022 Golden Melody Festival Facilitates Music X Film X Gaming Talks

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 3:06am

TAIPEI, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The series of Golden Melody Festival events executed by Taiwan Television Enterprise officially closed on June 26th. This year, exhibitions were curated around two themes: Music X Drama and Music X Games. Golden Melody Festival events included international conferences, workshops, business matchmaking events, a GMA SHOWCASE Concert, and a biz-matching program. The events attracted people across the music, film, and gaming industry. International speakers attended many of the events through video conferencing, sharing with their peers in Taiwan, their practical experiences abroad and the industry landscape. OST Yeram LIM of South Korea's CJ ENM, CEO Mark Frieser of U.S.'s Sync Summit, and Chairman Gary Calamar of GO Music shared their experiences creating film scores. Garry Schyman, an award-winning American composer, dissected the background of gaming music and gave students of the master workshop a professional critique of their work. Alongside many top professionals in Taiwan's film and gaming industry, Garry Schyman also explored his experiences and challenges when creating music and integrating scores with the film. Their discussions were invaluable to participants. A total of 259 businesses attended the 2022 GMA.

Key Points: 
  • TAIPEI, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The series of Golden Melody Festival events executed by Taiwan Television Enterprise officially closed on June 26th.
  • This year, exhibitions were curated around two themes: Music X Drama and Music X Games.
  • Golden Melody Festival events included international conferences, workshops, business matchmaking events, a GMA SHOWCASE Concert, and a biz-matching program.
  • Please visit the official GMA website, follow us on Facebook, or GMA YouTube Channel for more information on the 2022 Golden Melody Festival events.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against First High-School, Upstart, Oscar, and Axsome and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 2:00am

First High-School Education Group Co., Ltd. (NYSE: FHS)

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  • First High-School Education Group Co., Ltd. (NYSE: FHS)
    First High-School Education provides tutoring services and operates private high schools in Western China.
  • Then, on May 14, 2021, Chinas state council announced rules that it would further tighten regulations on compulsory education and training institutions.
  • For more information on the Axsome class action go to: https://bespc.com/cases/AXSM
    About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.
  • The firm represents individual and institutional investors in commercial, securities, derivative, and other complex litigation in state and federal courts across the country.

Handwriting Without Tears - Learning Without Tears' Flagship Product - Achieves ESSA Tier 2 of Evidence

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 10:00pm

NEW ORLEANS, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- At ISTELive 22, Education's leading technology conference underway in New Orleans, early childhood education leader Learning Without Tears today announced that its flagship product, Handwriting Without Tears, achieved ESSA Tier 2-Level evidence in a study conducted by Johns Hopkins University School of Education's Center for Research & Reform in Education. This coveted Tier 2 efficacy rating allows schools across the country to meet requirements for ESSA funding of classroom curriculum.

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  • It is gratifying to see Handwriting Without Tears print and digital solution meets the Tier 2-level efficacy designation," explained company CEO Terry Nealon.
  • This is very important for schools across the country, since Tier 2-level evidence can be a requirement for ESSA funding."
  • With its Tier 2-level evidence rating, Handwriting Without Tears meets the rigorous efficacy requirements for schools to access ESSA funding sources.
  • Handwriting Without Tears is the flagship product of Learning Without Tears.

Donna Blackman Named New Chief Financial Officer of Stride, Inc.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:30pm

Stride, Inc. (NYSE: LRN)a leading provider of innovative, high-quality, and tech-enabled education solutionstoday named Donna Blackman as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective July 1, 2022.

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  • Stride, Inc. (NYSE: LRN)a leading provider of innovative, high-quality, and tech-enabled education solutionstoday named Donna Blackman as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective July 1, 2022.
  • Ms. Blackman has served as Strides Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer for the past two years.
  • Mr. Medina will remain as a consultant to Stride while Ms. Blackman transitions into her new role.
  • Having worked closely with Donna over the past two years, I am confident that no one is more prepared for this opportunity, said James Rhyu, Strides Chief Executive Officer.

Perdue Farms and Wor-Wic Community College Partner To Ease Truck Driver Shortage

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:47pm

SALISBURY, Md., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States is experiencing a shortage of more than 80,000 truck drivers, according to an estimate from the American Trucking Associations. The ATA also estimates that about 72 percent of America's freight transport moves by trucks, which shows just how dependent consumers are on the drivers who deliver chicken products to stores or gas to pumps or anything ordered online.

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  • Perdue Farms and Wor-Wic Community College , both based in Salisbury, Md., are working to ensure that Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland residents can take advantage of the growing job market and work to ease transport and supply chain issues.
  • Through its charitable giving arm, the Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation , Perdue Farms has pledged $120,000 to fund a new simulation lab for students in the commercial driver's license (CDL) course at Wor-Wic.
  • "At Perdue, we employ just under 400 commercial truck drivers to deliver our products to our customers and consumers," said Rich Hernandez, vice president of transportation and warehousing for Perdue Farms.
  • The Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation , the charitable giving arm of Perdue Farms, was established in 1957 by company founder Arthur W. Perdue and is funded through the estates of Arthur W. Perdue and Frank Perdue.

The Tom Joyner Foundation and BetMGM Offer Executive Series to HBCU Students

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 8:00pm

DALLAS, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tom Joyner Foundation, a driving force behind scholarship distribution and fundraising for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), and BetMGM, a leading sports betting and iGaming operator, are partnering to offer an Executive Series to HBCUs nationwide beginning this Fall. The partnership will offer HBCU students the opportunity to network with BetMGM executives and navigate the recruitment process in preparation for career opportunities at the company after graduation. 

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  • "Our goal has been to keep students in school, and it is critical that we ensure their success after graduation through phenomenal partnerships with organizations such as BetMGM," said Joyner, Founder of The Tom Joyner Foundation.
  • Adam Greenblatt, Chief Executive Officer, BetMGM said,"We're proud to partner with The Tom Joyner Foundation in working with HBCU students to help them identify pathways to successful careers.
  • HBCU students can find more information and RSVP for the Executive Series on The Tom Joyner Foundation website starting this Fall.Tom Joyner Foundation's partnership with BetMGM is an extension of the Foundation's mission to provide career opportunities for students.
  • The Tom Joyner Foundation was founded in 1998 as the brainchild of the former nationally syndicated radio personality, Tom Joyner.

University of Phoenix Career With Confidence™ newsletter on LinkedIn reaches over 120,000 subscribers

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 7:16pm

University of Phoenix Career With Confidence newsletter, on LinkedIn, the preeminent professional social networking platform, has reached more than 120,000 subscribers.

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  • University of Phoenix Career With Confidence newsletter, on LinkedIn, the preeminent professional social networking platform, has reached more than 120,000 subscribers.
  • University of Phoenix was invited by LinkedIn to produce a newsletter as part of an early access group.
  • The Career with Confidence newsletter launched its first edition on January 31 and reached over 120,000 subscribers in the following months.
  • The Career With Confidence newsletter, published on a biweekly basis, taps into readers career mobility interests with career oriented content featuring subject matter experts and thought leadership on career strategy.

Alameda County Adds Mischler Financial Group for Cash Management Mandate

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 7:38pm

BLFT is a government money market fund designed for investors seeking to further positive social outcomes through their cash management.

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  • BLFT is a government money market fund designed for investors seeking to further positive social outcomes through their cash management.
  • Our investment in BLFT aligns with Alameda Countys strategic vision, Vision 2026 , which assures a positive outlook for our future and the future of our children, stated Henry Levy, the County Treasurer-Tax Collector and Head of the Alameda County Investment Pool.
  • Mischler Financial Group Shares, Inc. (Mischler), the financial industrys oldest diversity-certified broker-dealer owned and operated by service-disabled veterans, and a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), is among the select diversity-certified firms who BlackRock has partnered with to establish dedicated share classes for the fund.
  • La-Yona Rauls, Managing Director and Head of Corporate Cash Strategies for Mischler, stated, Were thrilled to provide a cash management solution for Alameda County, which meets their liquidity needs while simultaneously supporting diverse communities and businesses.

The Enrollment Management Association Names MELD Advertising as New Marketing Agency

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 7:26pm

NEW YORK, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a broad agency review, MELD Advertising has been chosen to provide creative design and marketing communications strategy to The Enrollment Management Association (EMA) for their exclusive member publication, The Yield.

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  • NEW YORK, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a broad agency review, MELD Advertising has been chosen to provide creative design and marketing communications strategy to The Enrollment Management Association (EMA) for their exclusive member publication, The Yield.
  • EMA's reach is extensive and the organization's breadth of resources remains unparalleled worldwide in providing actionable insights that fuel professional development, enrollment, and organizational success.
  • "It's critical work that supports enrollment leaders, schools, familiesand most importantly, the students themselves.
  • MELD Advertising was built on a strong foundationfocusing on humanity, transparency, and strong ethics.