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University of Phoenix Is Collaborating With American Corporate Partners to Help Veteran Students Gain Mentors

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:15pm

University of Phoenix is proud to highlight during National Mentoring Month an agreement with the national nonprofit American Corporate Partners (ACP) that provides post 9/11 service members and veteran students with a unique and personalized mentoring experience.

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  • University of Phoenix is proud to highlight during National Mentoring Month an agreement with the national nonprofit American Corporate Partners (ACP) that provides post 9/11 service members and veteran students with a unique and personalized mentoring experience.
  • Veteran students, called Protgs, are paired with a mentor from one of over 100 of ACPs partner corporations, organizations or institutions.
  • To learn more about how the University of Phoenix serves the educational goals of military and veteran students, click here .
  • University of Phoenix is continually innovating to help working adults enhance their careers in a rapidly changing world.

Beautycounter, the Industry-Leading Clean Beauty Brand, Continues Growth, Appoints New CEO

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:05pm

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Counter Brands, LLC – parent company of Beautycounter, the leader in clean beauty – today announced that Marc Rey has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective February 1, 2022.  Founder, Gregg Renfrew, will serve as the company's Executive Chair and Chief Brand Officer. In partnership with Renfrew, Rey will focus on operationalizing Beautycounter's mission to lead and define the future of the global beauty industry, further accelerating its strategic initiatives by increasing brand awareness as well as bolstering the company's innovative, integrated, omnichannel business model.

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  • "I am thrilled to join Gregg and her team at Beautycounter, the undeniable pioneer of clean beauty.
  • Under Gregg's leadership, the company has led widespread industry transformation and a movement that continues to gain momentum," said Marc Rey, newly appointed CEO of Beautycounter.
  • Rey joins Beautycounter after most recently serving as CEO and Global Chief Growth Officer of Shiseido Americas.
  • Beautycounter is a mission-driven, digitally native, clean beauty brand that has continued to lead and define the future of the global beauty industry since it wasfounded in 2011.

National Headache Foundation Position Statement on the Treatment of Migraine

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:13pm

Chicago, IL, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For more than 50 years, the National Headache Foundation (NHF) has been the voice for more than 40 million American adults with migraine.

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  • Chicago, IL, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For more than 50 years, the National Headache Foundation (NHF) has been the voice for more than 40 million American adults with migraine.
  • Unfortunately, the current care models adopted by payers (health insurance) have not kept pace with the many advances in treatment.
  • The vision of the National Headache Foundation (NHF) is a world without headache.
  • In the future, NHF will expand upon this Position Statement and propose specific treatment guidelines.

One World Universe in Discussions with ex-NFL and U.S. Green Beret Nate Boyer for Future Business Collaborations

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 7:43pm

The company is currently working with Nate Boyer, a long-time friend of CEO Jerry C. Craig, on his motion picture MVP, which recently partnered with the National Football League (NFL).

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  • The company is currently working with Nate Boyer, a long-time friend of CEO Jerry C. Craig, on his motion picture MVP, which recently partnered with the National Football League (NFL).
  • One World Universe was an early investor in the film.
  • The collection will be a tribute the foundation where the theme of merging active military and retired veterans along with football players.
  • More details to follow in the coming weeks via press release, social media platforms and future website MVPApes.com.

The Worldwide Automated Suturing Devices Industry is Expected to Reach $5.1 Billion by 2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 6:30pm

The global automated suturing devices market size is expected to reach USD 5.1 billion by 2028, according to a new report by the publisher.

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  • The global automated suturing devices market size is expected to reach USD 5.1 billion by 2028, according to a new report by the publisher.
  • However, lower penetration of automated suturing devices in developing economies and a lack of skilled professionals are expected to hinder market growth.
  • Such a sudden increase in geriatrics is expected to increase the demand for automated suturing devices for preventive surgeries and which in turn, fuels market growth.
  • Increasing number of initiatives being undertaken by governments and nonprofit organizations to increase awareness about minimally invasive surgeries is expected to boost the adoption of automated suturing devices used for preventive treatment.

Center for Disability-Inclusive Community Development Announces Second Annual Inclusive Community Development Award Winners

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:01pm

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The Center for Disability-Inclusive Community Development (CDICD), managed by National Disability Institute (NDI), announced today the three winners and their partners of its Second Annual Inclusive Community Development Awards: True Link Financial and Sunrise Banks ; Life Asset , a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI); and Goodwill Industries of East Texas and Prosperity Bank .

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  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The Center for Disability-Inclusive Community Development (CDICD), managed by National Disability Institute (NDI), announced today the three winners and their partners of its Second Annual Inclusive Community Development Awards: True Link Financial and Sunrise Banks ; Life Asset , a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI); and Goodwill Industries of East Texas and Prosperity Bank .
  • "CDICD is proud to announce the Second Annual Inclusive Community Development Award winners.
  • Each of our winners have created unique initiatives that support people with disabilities in low- and moderate-income communities," said Michael Roush, Director, Center for Disability-Inclusive Community Development.
  • Launched in 2019, the Center is focused on the importance of inclusive community development activities.

Showbiz Cheat Sheet Announces Its 2021 Social Media Award Winner

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 7:28pm

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Showbiz Cheat Sheet , an entertainment media brand of Endgame360 , is excited to unveil its inaugural Social Media Award.

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  • ASHEVILLE, N.C., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Showbiz Cheat Sheet , an entertainment media brand of Endgame360 , is excited to unveil its inaugural Social Media Award.
  • The Showbiz Social Media Award spotlights people in the entertainment industry who use their social media to entertain, inspire, and connect with followers.
  • "It's our pleasure to recognize Mike Sorrentino for his positive contributions on social media," Showbiz Cheat Sheet Assistant Managing Editor Andrew Doxy said.
  • Its brands, which include Showbiz Cheat Sheet ( cheatsheet.com ), Sportscasting ( sportscasting.com ), and MotorBiscuit ( motorbiscuit.com ), serve over 40 million unique users per month.

NYU Launches the Latinx in Social Work Discussion Series

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 7:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan.19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The New York University Silver School of Social Work has partnered with alumna and Sandoval CoLab founder Erica Sandoval to launch the "Latinx in Social Work Discussion Series," virtual panels featuring authors from "Latinx in Social Work" exploring themes from the book.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan.19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The New York University Silver School of Social Work has partnered with alumna and Sandoval CoLab founder Erica Sandoval to launch the "Latinx in Social Work Discussion Series," virtual panels featuring authors from "Latinx in Social Work" exploring themes from the book.
  • An initiative from workplace wellness and equity consulting firm Sandoval CoLab, "Latinx in Social Work" is an anthology of personal essays written by 22 Latinx social workers that call awareness to the racism, bias, and discrimination experienced by social workers.
  • The book has been introduced in schools of social work curricula including the NYU Silver School of Social Work as a mirror to reflect the experiences of Latinx students and a tool to help students of other backgrounds understand the need for cultural humility in their practice.
  • "Latinx in Social Work" will soon be followed by a Spanish translation and a second volume.

McGrory Glass Partners with Forster to Offer Exceptional Steel Fire-Rated Framing Systems

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 6:30pm

A global leader in framing systems with 150 years of experience, Forster passionately develops high-quality steel profile systems for energy-efficient doors, windows and facades.

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  • A global leader in framing systems with 150 years of experience, Forster passionately develops high-quality steel profile systems for energy-efficient doors, windows and facades.
  • "We're thrilled to announce our partnership with Forster Profile Systems," says Ben Haigh, Director of the Fire-Rated Division at McGrory Glass.
  • McGrory Glass is proud to offer North American customers the following Forster fire-rated steel frames:
    forster presto: Fire-rated framing systems with superior sightlines for protective applications like doors, windows, and walls.
  • forster presto is available with SCHOTT PYRAN Platinum Fire-Rated Glass Ceramic by McGrory Glass and AGC Pyrobel Fire-Resistant Safety Glass by McGrory Glass.

Newark Winter Village Ice-Skating Expands with New Special-Event Programming

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 5:45pm

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Newark Social announced a new lineup of special events in celebration of their Newark Winter Village event that runs through January 30.

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  • NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Newark Social announced a new lineup of special events in celebration of their Newark Winter Village event that runs through January 30.
  • The Winter Village, which kicked off on December 1, features an ice-skating rink and a variety of games and activities.
  • In December, over 7,000 visitors explored Newark's Winter Village and we have received extremely positive feedback from the community," said Linda Baraka, the event producer for Newark Winter Village.
  • The Newark Winter Village is open Wednesdays through Fridays from 38 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays from noon8 p.m.