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Four National Native Scholarship Providers Release National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:27pm

Denver, Colo., Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.

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  • Denver, Colo., Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.
  • Yet until NNSPs research, the national data on the effect of college affordability on Indigenous students college completion had not been fully explored.
  • Monette, CEO of the Cobell Scholarship Program administered by Indigenous Education, Inc., said, Data on college affordability for Native students now has new national visibility due to our scholarship organizations powerful data and research collaboration.
  • Collaborating with other nonprofits to form National Native Scholarship Providers is an important step in this process to explore college affordability, access to higher education, and the challenges Native students face, on and off campus.

Four National Native Scholarship Providers Release National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:30pm

DENVER, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students. The research and report, which were funded by a grant from Lumina Foundation, are the result of a collaboration of collection, data-sharing, analysis, and reporting between the nation's four Native scholarship providers: the American Indian College Fund, the Cobell Scholarship, the American Indian Science and Engineering Society, and Native Forward Scholars Fund (formerly American Indian Graduate Center). Researchers have found the primary obstacle to college completion is affordability, causing overall college student attrition. Yet until NNSP's research, the national data on the effect of college affordability on Indigenous students' college completion had not been fully explored.

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  • DENVER, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.
  • Yet until NNSP's research, the national data on the effect of college affordability on Indigenous students' college completion had not been fully explored.
  • Four National Native Scholarship Providers Release National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.
  • PhotoThe first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students released by the National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP).

The Thomas S. Gulotta Wheatley Farms & Arts Center Opens Its Doors, Welcoming People of All Abilities

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 9:46pm

"I never thought that four years later Jennifer and I would be planning how we'll be spending time at the farm together."

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  • "I never thought that four years later Jennifer and I would be planning how we'll be spending time at the farm together."
  • Wheatley Farms & Arts Center , located at 211 Wheatley Road in Brookville, NY 11545, will soon welcome people of all abilities to grow their interests in nature-inspired activities, including animal care, horticulture/gardening, art, music, and movement.
  • Located adjacent to AHRC Nassau's Brookville campus, the 3.5-acre community center will offer volunteer opportunities and activities open to all at its clubhouse, stables, and gardens.
  • AHRC Nassau, the organization that is leading this initiative, will be dedicating the Center on August 25 in honor of former Nassau County Executive Thomas "Tom" Gulotta.

Hightouch Triples Revenue in First Half of 2022 and Adds Veteran Leadership to Accelerate Data Activation Adoption

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 7:15pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hightouch, the Data Activation platform for businesses with modern data warehouses, today announced two major milestones: the company tripled revenue in the first half of 2022 and added veteran software industry leader Brian Kotlyar to further accelerate growth.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hightouch, the Data Activation platform for businesses with modern data warehouses, today announced two major milestones: the company tripled revenue in the first half of 2022 and added veteran software industry leader Brian Kotlyar to further accelerate growth.
  • Fortune 500 companies have been investing in their data warehouses and data tools for years, but are struggling to unlock value for their business teams.
  • Hightouch helps more than 1,000 companies move the data from their warehouse to more than 100 SaaS applications automatically and without engineering.
  • In addition to these milestones, in the first half of 2022, Hightouch launched dozens of new platform features, integrations, and destinations, further bolstering its position as a leader in the Data Activation industry:

JUICY JUICE GETS SIRIOUSLY REAL THIS BACK-TO-SCHOOL SEASON WITH SIRI DALY

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 6:13pm

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Back to school is the most exciting time of year, with those sweet family moments at the breakfast table all together, little ones' perfectly styled 'dos and new outfits, and healthy, well-balanced lunchboxes packed the night before…or not. Let's get real. Back to school is exciting, yet nothing short of organized chaos at the same time. To keep the reality in check, Juicy Juice, the beloved kids' juice brand, is extending its partnership with mom of four, self-taught cook and cookbook author, Siri Daly, to keep it SIRIously Real this back-to-school season by showing the Daly family's comedic realities of going back to school and offering Siri-approved lunchbox ideas.  

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  • To keep the reality in check, Juicy Juice , the beloved kids' juice brand, is extending its partnership with mom of four, self-taught cook and cookbook author, Siri Daly, to keep it SIRIously Real this back-to-school season by showing the Daly family's comedic realities of going back to school and offering Siri-approved lunchbox ideas.
  • Siri will be sharing a month's worth of easy and affordable ideas to make packing lunch as easy as picking your little ones' favorite Juicy Juice box flavor.
  • Here's a taste of Siri's kid-friendly lunches that can be prepped the night before to move through mornings with ease:
    PB&J Sushi Rolls + Pretzels + Grapes + Juicy Juice 100% Juice, Fruit Punch
    Cheesy Egg Bites + Cherry Tomatoes + Tortilla Chips + Juicy Juice 100% Juice, Grape
    Cheese & Salami Kabob + Crackers + Cucumbers + Yogurt + Juicy Juice 100% Juice, Berry
    All lunchbox ideas can be viewed and printed to stick on the fridge here: JuicyJuice.com/BacktoSchool .
  • Part ofConnecticut-based Harvest Hill Beverage Company, Juicy Juice is a leading 100 percent kids' juice brand in the U.S. Juicy Juice products are available in single-serve and multi-serve formats to the retail and foodservice channels.

Former Marine Sergeant Michael J. Rotch Launches Life Coaching Program, Helping People Find Their Voice

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 4:01pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As a former US Military Sergeant with six years served in the Marine Corp Reserves, Michael's path to success is a testament to faith, grit, and drive. Faced with uncertainty in a post-military career, Michael challenged conventional paths to find opportunities that matched his interest.

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  • Faced with uncertainty in a post-military career, Michael challenged conventional paths to find opportunities that matched his interest.
  • Michael offers a coaching experience to understand what moves people into action and keeps them in stagnation.
  • That drive to help people find and fulfill their purpose ultimately led Michael to synthesize this accumulation of life lessons into his programs.
  • To learn more or book Michael J. Rotch for interviews, or speaking at your event contact Tracey Lopez at hello@BRJelite.com

Alitek Solutions Refocuses on Employee Experience with New, Internal Promotion

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

HOUSTON, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Michele Meersman has been promoted from Senior Resource and Talent Acquisition Manager to People Operations Director. This promotion represents the next step Alitek is taking to sharpen its focus on employee experience.

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  • This promotion represents the next step Alitek is taking to sharpen its focus on employee experience.
  • This promotion represents the next step Alitek is taking to sharpen its focus on employee experience.
  • Her goal is to provide a positive employee experience that's rooted in Alitek's core values of trust and transparency.
  • Alitek provides and implements forward-looking solutions to enable businesses of all sizes to work more efficiently, reduce risk and increase value.

Udacity Expands Executive Leadership Team with Key Promotions

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

Talent development is at the core of Udacity's offering, and this leadership team growth demonstrates the company's commitment to its mission of empowering life-long career development, with all three new appointees being promoted internally.

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  • Talent development is at the core of Udacity's offering, and this leadership team growth demonstrates the company's commitment to its mission of empowering life-long career development, with all three new appointees being promoted internally.
  • Ayah Shashaa steps up as Chief Strategy and Business Operations Officer, after spending close to five years at Udacity as Global Vice President of Societal Impact.
  • In her new role, Shashaa will oversee the strategic direction of Udacity, aligning the planning, implementation, and execution of the company's growth mission.
  • Also joining Udacity's executive leadership team is Derrick Alesevich, the company's former Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.

Health Union Survey Reveals Thyroid Eye Disease Symptoms Lead to Judgment from Others, Anxiety, Low Self-Esteem

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- People living with thyroid eye disease experience judgment from others based on their visible symptoms, anxiety and a negative impact on their self-esteem, confidence and mental health, according to a recent survey conducted by Health Union, the leader in social health. The inaugural Thyroid Eye Disease In America survey illuminates the perspectives and experiences of people living with thyroid eye disease.

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  • The inaugural Thyroid Eye Disease In America survey illuminates the perspectives and experiences of people living with thyroid eye disease.
  • A significant number of Thyroid Eye Disease In America survey respondents identified themselves as having symptoms that are visible to others.
  • In fact, nearly a fifth of respondents said people have assumed they are hungover due to their thyroid eye disease symptoms.
  • The inaugural Thyroid Eye Disease In America survey, which was fielded from Jan. 10 to April 6, 2022, included responses from 100 people living with thyroid eye disease.

Resilience Lab Enlists COO, GM and Head Of Growth in Leadership Expansion

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

The promotions of O'Beirne , Moorman and Hausman further bolster leadership and capabilities within Resilience Lab, while highlighting the strength of the company's internal mentoring and growth opportunities.

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  • The promotions of O'Beirne , Moorman and Hausman further bolster leadership and capabilities within Resilience Lab, while highlighting the strength of the company's internal mentoring and growth opportunities.
  • These moves come as Resilience Lab focuses on strengthening its foundation, purposeful growth and talent acquisition.
  • Resilience Lab is the largest community of clinicians working collaboratively to produce better outcomes and improve quality mental health access.
  • Technology powers Resilience Lab care delivery, automating all non-clinical work to foster therapeutic alliance and team-based care.