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Sabina Gold & Silver Announces Changes to Executive Team

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 1:33pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (the Company) (SBB TSX) reports changes to executive team effective September 27, 2021.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (the Company) (SBB TSX) reports changes to executive team effective September 27, 2021.
  • Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. is well-financed and is an emerging precious metals company with district scale, advanced, high grade gold assets in Nunavut, Canada.
  • In addition to Back River, Sabina also owns a significant silver royalty on Glencores Hackett River Project.
  • The silver royalty on Hackett Rivers silver production is comprised of 22.5% of the first 190 million ounces produced and 12.5% of all silver produced thereafter.

New Survey Provides Insights Into Drinking Behaviors During the Pandemic

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 12:00pm

Of those surveyed whose responses met the criteria for heavy drinking, only 13% reported that they were undergoing treatment for their drinking at the time of the survey.

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  • Of those surveyed whose responses met the criteria for heavy drinking, only 13% reported that they were undergoing treatment for their drinking at the time of the survey.
  • This particular survey provides insight into drinking patterns, as well as respondents' help-seeking motivations and behaviors," said Craig Hopkinson, M.D., Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President of Research & Development at Alkermes.
  • Key findings from the survey include:
    Many survey respondents who met the criteria for heavy drinking said that, over the last 12 months, they experienced negative mental, physical and psychosocial impacts.
  • Over half (56%) of survey respondents who met the criteria for heavy drinking said that someone had expressed concern to them about their drinking.

New Survey Provides Insights Into Drinking Behaviors During the Pandemic

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 12:00pm

DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new online survey conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic by The Harris Poll on behalf of Alkermes, Inc., a subsidiary of Alkermes plc (Nasdaq: ALKS), found that 17% of respondents aged 21 and over reported drinking patterns that met the survey criteria for "heavy drinking"*. Of those surveyed whose responses met the criteria for heavy drinking, only 13% reported that they were undergoing treatment for their drinking at the time of the survey. The survey results also suggest that family and friends can play an important role in motivating people with heavy drinking patterns to get help. The survey is part of Alkermes' ongoing commitment to understanding the unique needs of people who may be living with a substance use disorder and supporting increased disease state awareness and education.

Key Points: 
  • Of those surveyed whose responses met the criteria for heavy drinking, only 13% reported that they were undergoing treatment for their drinking at the time of the survey.
  • This particular survey provides insight into drinking patterns, as well as respondents' help-seeking motivations and behaviors," said Craig Hopkinson, M.D., Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President of Research & Development at Alkermes.
  • Key findings from the survey include:
    Many survey respondents who met the criteria for heavy drinking said that, over the last 12 months, they experienced negative mental, physical and psychosocial impacts.
  • Over half (56%) of survey respondents who met the criteria for heavy drinking said that someone had expressed concern to them about their drinking.

Student Vote Canada program underway in 7,500 schools across the country

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 6:24pm

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2021 /CNW/ - Thousands of Canadian teachers are using the Student Vote Canada program to bring democracy, politics or real-life issues into the classroom.

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  • TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2021 /CNW/ - Thousands of Canadian teachers are using the Student Vote Canada program to bring democracy, politics or real-life issues into the classroom.
  • More than 7,500 schools are registered to participate in the program, representing all 338 ridings across Canada.
  • CIVIX has collaborated with Elections Canada to deliver the Student Vote program to schools during federal elections since 2004.
  • "We are proud to invest in Student Vote Canada so that schools across the country can offer this hands-on learning experience to their students.

Young Fashion Designers' Contest 2021 winners revealed

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 11:00am

HONG KONG, Sept 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Asia's leading fashion event CENTRESTAGE, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded on 12 September with the 2021 Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers' Contest (YDC).

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  • HONG KONG, Sept 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Asia's leading fashion event CENTRESTAGE, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded on 12 September with the 2021 Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers' Contest (YDC).
  • Following the catwalk parade, a judging panel of industry professionals picked out three winners from a pool of 10 for the four YDC awards.
  • Design: "Emotion the Shift of the Self"
    The winners at YDC 2021 were as follows:
    - Champion and Best Visual Presentation Award: Cady Lee.
  • The judging panel for this year's YDC was made up of an impressive roster of fashion experts and media pundits.

Ford Pro Builds Accomplished Leadership Team Focused on Success of Commercial and Government Customers

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 2:00pm

Weve put together an experienced Ford Pro leadership team that is completely focused on helping commercial and government customers increase uptime and reduce ownership costs, said Ted Cannis, chief executive officer, Ford Pro.

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  • Weve put together an experienced Ford Pro leadership team that is completely focused on helping commercial and government customers increase uptime and reduce ownership costs, said Ted Cannis, chief executive officer, Ford Pro.
  • Kumar joins Ford Pro after six years in strategic leadership roles within Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC and Ford corporate strategy and business development teams.
  • Pass will lead a team focused on building a global human resources strategy for Ford Pro.
  • Around the world, Ford Pro knows commercial vehicle customers better than anyone, and thats just a starting point, said Cannis.

The Virtual XIX International Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Looks to the Future by Exploring Real-World Data and Patient Experiences

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 9:49pm

The conference will occur virtually, 17-20 September 2021, and will explore the latest research and innovations in treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the most common type of adult leukemia.

Key Points: 
  • The conference will occur virtually, 17-20 September 2021, and will explore the latest research and innovations in treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the most common type of adult leukemia.
  • "Although the conference will be virtual, we expect lively debates and Q&A sessions," said conference chair Tadeusz Robak, MD PhD.
  • "In particular, we are excited to hear about the latest real-world data and patient experiences, and how advancements in the field are leading to a cure for CLL."
  • The International Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (iwCLL) is a biennial meeting focused solely on advancing the understanding and treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and related lymphoproliferative disorders.

The Virtual XIX International Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Looks to the Future by Exploring Real-World Data and Patient Experiences

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 9:32pm

The conference will occur virtually, 17-20 September 2021, and will explore the latest research and innovations in treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the most common type of adult leukemia.

Key Points: 
  • The conference will occur virtually, 17-20 September 2021, and will explore the latest research and innovations in treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the most common type of adult leukemia.
  • "Although the conference will be virtual, we expect lively debates and Q&A sessions," said conference chair Tadeusz Robak, MD PhD.
  • "In particular, we are excited to hear about the latest real-world data and patient experiences, and how advancements in the field are leading to a cure for CLL."
  • The International Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (iwCLL) is a biennial meeting focused solely on advancing the understanding and treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and related lymphoproliferative disorders.

Alabama Quarterback Bryce Young to Host Podcast for Colin Cowherd’s The Volume

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 4:38pm

The Volume , the podcast network founded by sports media personality Colin Cowherd with iHeartMedia, announced today the hiring of Alabama starting quarterback Bryce Young as a host and contributor to the network.

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  • The Volume , the podcast network founded by sports media personality Colin Cowherd with iHeartMedia, announced today the hiring of Alabama starting quarterback Bryce Young as a host and contributor to the network.
  • In a unique arrangement, Young will co-host his weekly podcast, The Bryce Young Podcast, with Jake Crain, host of The Volumes The Jboy Show, every Tuesday throughout the college football season.
  • There is no brand in college football bigger than Alabama and there is no position more celebrated than quarterback, said Cowherd.
  • The Bryce Young Podcast is the second Volume podcast to feature active college athletes since the NCAA announced its new name, image, and likeness (NIL) policy in June.

Zencore Welcomes Lesley Young as VP of Operations

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 11:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Zencore Group today announced that Lesley Young has been named as an addition to the executive team as Vice President of Operations.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Zencore Group today announced that Lesley Young has been named as an addition to the executive team as Vice President of Operations.
  • Young brings more than a decade of high growth experience working with digital transformation clients at leading agency Razorfish.
  • "Google Cloud's success in the enterprise market is leading to explosive demand for partners with extensive transformation and migration experience," said John Forstrom , CEO of Zencore.
  • In her new role, Young will be responsible for Zencore's global operations, ensuring service quality and maximizing the value of client engagements.