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ATvantage Athletic Training Named to the 2022 Inc. 5000

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:40am

GOODYEAR, Ariz., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- ATvantage Athletic Training, a premier provider of athletic training services, has been recognized on Inc. 5000's annual list, the most prestigious ranking of America's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a one-of-a-kind look at the most successful companies within the economy's most dynamic segment—its independent businesses. ATvantage joins Chobani, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names, which gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

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  • GOODYEAR, Ariz., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- ATvantage Athletic Training, a premier provider of athletic training services, has been recognized on Inc. 5000's annual list, the most prestigious ranking of America's fastest-growing private companies.
  • Today, that company is ATvantage Athletic Training, a full-service staffing company that represents the Modern AT focused on providing unique work opportunities as we push the profession forward.
  • As one of the only female founded athletic training staffing companies, ATvantage represents empowerment of the individual and representation of non-traditional work opportunities.
  • ATvantage exists to provide non-traditional work, advocacy, and resources as we push the boundaries of the athletic training profession and champion a non-traditional attitude.

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).

Delegate Connect Rebrands As Joyn

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:00pm

MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Delegate Connect, an end-to-end solution for delivering immersive virtual and hybrid events, has officially rebranded as Joyn.

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  • MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Delegate Connect, an end-to-end solution for delivering immersive virtual and hybrid events, has officially rebranded as Joyn.
  • "We owe our success to our clients and our team," said Jordan Walsh, Co-founder and CEO of Joyn.
  • Joyn, the company's new brand identity, goes beyond an invigoration of its visual identity to stand out against competitors.
  • These are the pillars that define our new brand," remarked Jordan Walsh, Co-founder and CEO of Joyn.

Junior Achievement of Greater Miami, Inc. Receives Gift from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 10:04pm

MIAMI, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Junior Achievement of Greater Miami, Inc. has accepted a generous gift of $900,000, made by author and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. This contribution is the largest gift from a single donor since the organization was founded 65 years ago. Junior Achievement of Greater Miami intends to utilize Ms. Scott's generous investment to increase their capacity to serve children in grades K-12 with innovative lessons focused on financial literacy, work readiness, and entrepreneurship.

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  • MIAMI, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Junior Achievement of Greater Miami, Inc. has accepted a generous gift of $900,000, made by author and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott.
  • "We greatly appreciate the incredible generosity of MacKenzie Scott for this amazing gift to our organization," said, Troy Templeton, Managing Partner, Trivest Partners, and Junior Achievement Board Chairman.
  • Catherine Haga, President of Junior Achievement said, "We are thrilled to have been selected and grateful for Ms. Scott's acknowledgement in the important work done by Junior Achievement.
  • Contact: Tara Templeton, Director of Communications, Junior Achievement of Greater Miami, Inc. ttempleton@jamiami.org

QuidelOrtho Announces $300 Million Share Repurchase Authorization

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 9:30pm

It also demonstrates our commitment to strategically return capital to shareholders, while investing in the long-term growth of the business.

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  • It also demonstrates our commitment to strategically return capital to shareholders, while investing in the long-term growth of the business.
  • The share repurchase authorization permits QuidelOrtho to repurchase, on a discretionary basis, up to $300 million of its outstanding shares of common stock in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions, subject to market conditions and other factors.
  • This share repurchase authorization does not obligate QuidelOrtho to repurchase any specific number of shares and may be suspended, modified, or terminated at any time without prior notice.
  • All forward-looking statements are based on information currently available to QuidelOrtho and speak only as of the date hereof.

Shiftsmart Lands in Top 50 In New York on the 2022 Inc. 5000 Annual List For America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:10pm

The Inc. list represents a one-of-a-kind look at the most successful companies within the economys most dynamic segmentits independent businesses.

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  • The Inc. list represents a one-of-a-kind look at the most successful companies within the economys most dynamic segmentits independent businesses.
  • Facebook, Chobani, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
  • Its an honor for Shiftsmart to be recognized in the Inc. 5000 for the second year in a row, and ranked in the top 50 in New York, said Aakash Kumar, CEO and Founder, Shiftsmart.
  • The companies on the 2022 Inc. 5000 have not only been successful, but have also demonstrated resilience amid supply chain woes, labor shortages, and the ongoing impact of Covid-19.

The Princeton Review Again Names Hillsdale College One of Best in Nation

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:16pm

In its annual rankings, The Princeton Review has again named Hillsdale College among one of the best in the country.

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  • In its annual rankings, The Princeton Review has again named Hillsdale College among one of the best in the country.
  • This year, The Princeton Review collected data from 160,000 college students from 388 colleges across America.
  • The sense of partnership between students, faculty members, and staff members is what makes Hillsdale College so successful, said Hillsdale College Provost Christopher VanOrman.
  • Some of Hillsdale Colleges other highest rankings include:
    Click here to view Hillsdale Colleges profile by The Princeton Review.

MedCore Partners Announces the Hiring of New Employees and Continued Growth over the Past Year

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:46pm

DALLAS, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MedCore Partners, a healthcare and senior living commercial real estate company, announces the hiring of twelve new employees within the past twelve months.

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  • DALLAS, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MedCore Partners, a healthcare and senior living commercial real estate company, announces the hiring of twelve new employees within the past twelve months.
  • "We are so excited to be experiencing this continued growth and to be fortunate enough to add such high-quality team members," said Nick Farris, Partner at MedCore.
  • Since joining, she has successfully launched the company's investor portal and is continuously working on partner initiatives to support MedCore with its extensive growth.
  • Mike Galindo joined MedCore to oversee and direct the development of healthcare and senior living projects from inception to completion.

Golisano Institute for Developmental Disability Nursing Achieves Accreditation for Nursing Continuing Professional Development

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:00pm

PITTSFORD, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, the Golisano Institute for Developmental Disability Nursing at St. John Fisher University's Wegmans School of Nursing earned accreditation for nursing continuing professional development from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The work of the Golisano Institute, including the accreditation process, is made possible with support from the Golisano Foundation.

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  • PITTSFORD, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, the Golisano Institute for Developmental Disability Nursing at St. John Fisher University's Wegmans School of Nursing earned accreditation for nursing continuing professional development from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
  • The work of the Golisano Institute, including the accreditation process, is made possible with support from the Golisano Foundation.
  • This accreditation demonstrates the Golisano Institute's commitment to using evidence-based criteria when developing high-quality educational activities that promote the professional growth of nurses.
  • "The ability to offer continuing education credits will have a transformative impact on the reach of the Golisano Institute," said Executive Director Dr. Dianne Cooney Miner.