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How Social Media Helps AYA Cancer Patients Find Support

Being diagnosed with cancer is less common in adolescents or young adults (AYA) than in young children or older adults. AYA patients often report that when they look around their treatment center waiting room, or even at their local patient support group, they tend to see patients who are half or twice their age. . […]

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Clogged culvert? Otter Tail County invented a solution – InForum

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Dislodging beaver dams from clogged culverts has always been dirty, laborious work for the Otter Tail County Highway Department. So far. With a grant from the University of Minnesota Local Operational Research Assistance, or OPERA, the Department of Highways team invented the “Otter Claw,” a long-armed device that attaches to a […]

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Virginia Tech earns No. 4 national seed in NCAA Tournament

INDIANAPOLIS – Making its first playoff appearance since 2013, Virginia Tech’s baseball team won the 2022 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship national seed No. 4 – its highest designation ever – as the Hokies prepare to host three challengers at this weekend’s Blacksburg. Regional at English Field in Atlantic Union Bank Park. In the Blacksburg […]

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Survivor will support Ray Tracing and other next-gen features; Work on the game started before the release of Fallen Order

Respawn Entertainment and Electronic Arts officially unveiled Star Wars Jedi: Survivor at yesterday’s Star Wars Celebration event in Anaheim, CA. It’s been confirmed that the game will only be available on PC and next-gen consoles, and indeed, game director Stig Asmussen told StarWars.com that Star Wars Jedi: Survivor will support ray tracing and other next-gen […]

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Substance Abuse Workforce Training Needs During Intersecting Epidemics: An Analysis of Events Offered by a Regional Training Center from 2017 to 2020 | BMC Public Health

A total of 10,695 participants attended 345 New England ATTC TA events over the three-year period, of which 258 events (75%) were retained for this analysis. Eighty-seven events with a total of 552 attendees were excluded because they were classified as meetings or as coordinated by other ATTCs. The final analytical sample for total attendance […]

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Economic crisis in Sri Lanka: Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe thanks India for its support in a “difficult period” | India News

Colombo: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe took to Twitter to express his gratitude and appreciation for India’s efforts to help the island country amid the current economic crisis and expressed a desire to further strengthen the ties between the two nations. “I have expressed our country’s appreciation for the support India has provided during […]

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Mayor Mitchell announces new grant opportunities for local businesses and entrepreneurs

Mayor Jon Mitchell today announced $3.3 million in funding is being made available to support local businesses and entrepreneurs. Earlier this year, the city launched a small business relief program to distribute some of the federal funding New Bedford received under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). On May 13, Mayor Mitchell and local arts […]

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Can technology protect our home?

The growing world population requires more energy than ever before, with average energy consumption increasing by 1-2% every year. And the growing adoption of technology is a contributing factor to humanity’s growing carbon footprint. For example, in 2020, smartphones accounted for 1% of global carbon emissions, but this figure is expected to rise to 3.5% […]

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College enrollment declines are here to stay | Education News

College and university enrollments plummeted across the United States this spring, deepening an ongoing crisis that many believe is showing signs of rebounding now. “The decline in college enrollment appears to be getting worse,” said Doug Shapiro, executive director of the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, which released its latest enrollment numbers Thursday. “While there […]

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Emergency fund created to help victims of Uvalde school shooting

Two emergency funds were created on Wednesday in response to the Uvalde school shooting. All contributions to the fund will help victims and directly affected families financially, while another fund will help non-profit organizations working with them to provide long-term assistance. “It will be difficult for parents to go to work while experiencing this tragedy. […]

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SBA Opens 5 New Women’s Business Centers Across America

The Small Business Administrator (SBA) has announced the opening of five new Women’s Business Centers (WBCs). On May 23, Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the SBA, announced the selection of the new Resource Centers for Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners. The announcement was made during National Small Business Week. SBA Opens 5 New Women’s Business […]

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Gen Z voters support measures to rein in tech giants: poll

The majority of Gen Z voters said they support moves to curb the power of tech giants, according to a new poll from progressive firm Data for Progress. The poll found that a majority of voters, Democrats and Republicans, between 18 and 25, supported efforts to regulate the market power of tech giants. The findings […]

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Corey Stein joins Hightouch as VP of Engineering

Stein, formerly of Opendoor, to triple the size of Hightouch’s engineering team SAN FRANCISCO, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hightouch, the leader in data enablement and reverse ETL, today announced former engineering leader Opendoor Corey Stein as vice president of engineering. Stein joins Hightouch from Opendoor, where he served as head of price engineering and […]

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Graduate without debt? University of California leaders think it’s possible | News

The University of California is committed to providing its California undergraduates with a debt-free college experience by 2030 as part of an overhaul of how the system views college affordability. To get there, the system of 230,000 students seeking a bachelor’s degree relies on a mix of state and federal support, revenue from recent tuition […]

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Fabrication work approved for $3.5 million in federal funding

A Wyoming program active in Fremont County that helps manufacturers succeed has been approved for an additional five years of federal funding. Manufacturing Works, a partnership between the University of Wyoming, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and the Wyoming Business Council, recently learned that it will receive $600,000 per year for the […]

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Help Desk Outsourcing Market Has Huge Demand Profiling Major Key Players – HCL Technologies, Helpdesk365, PSI Contact Center, Inforonics Global Services, Telegenisys INC USA

The recent report on “Global Technical Support Outsourcing Market Report 2022 by Key Players, Types, Applications, Countries, Market Size, Forecast to 2030 » Offered by Credible markets, includes an in-depth survey of the geographical landscape, industry size as well as the revenue estimation of the company. In addition, the report also highlights challenges hindering market […]

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Why AI is everywhere except your business

Not a day goes by without a new achievement, investment or national plan powered by artificial intelligence being reported. AI is embedded in many apps and software we use, and it makes features like voice interaction a reality. Yet the adoption of AI itself is largely absent from most organizations we interact or work with […]

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Apple AirTag helps police track down robbery suspect

According to a recent report, Portland police received technical assistance from Apple’s AirTag after an armed robber inadvertently took a tracking device during a second robbery. An armed robbery Thursday in the 100 block of Northwest Broadway in Portland, Oregon, involved the robbery of a store. The man, identified by police as Justin Johnston, pointed […]

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Students benefit when colleges use HEERF grants to support mental health

FORT WORTH, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#superior–The Department of Education issued new guidance recommending that colleges and universities use Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds (HEERF) for student mental health needs, including services telehealth and teletherapy. TimelyMD, the leading virtual health and wellness solution in higher education, has a proven track record of enabling campuses to provide students with […]

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Study coordinator (M/F) – based in Khartoum (Sudan) for 12 months

Epicenter is an organization created by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in 1986. We carry out field epidemiology, training and research activities for MSF interventions. Our activities for populations in precarious situations are carried out from Uganda, Niger and France, and through the programs of MSF and others. They mainly concern infectious diseases and malnutrition. The […]

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On the ground with protesters, democracy builders and civil society

In 2020, mass protests erupted in Belarus following another rigged election in a country that has been under authoritarian rule for decades. The protest movement started with young people, but quickly expanded to include hundreds of thousands of Belarusians of all ages and walks of life. With enormous brutality and the support of Russian President […]

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BRICS Bank will open an Indian regional office at GIFT City in Gujarat

The New Development Bank (NDB) of the BRICS countries has announced plans to open its India regional office at Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City) to address the country’s infrastructure and sustainable development needs . Working in close coordination with NDB Headquarters, the India regional office will focus on project origination, including initial project preparation […]

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Veatch Coaches Corridor at Merryman Center in honor of Bud Foster

Jeff Veatch, tech alumnus and Board of Visitors member recognized for his longtime generosity Soccer 05/19/2022 14:00:00 NOIRSBOURG – Virginia Tech director of athletics Whit Babcock announced Thursday that in recognition of Jeff Veatch’s long history of generosity and service to his alma mater, the hallway […]

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Colorado Attorney General Renews Call for Public Participation in Pre-Development of Privacy Law Process | Buchalter

The Colorado Privacy Act (CPA) is slated to go into effect July 1, 2023. The law, which applies to, among other things, many businesses or nonprofits that process the data of as many as 100,000 people over the course of one year, allows the Attorney General to “promulgate rules for the purpose of enforcement” of […]

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EU offers additional €9 billion in financial aid for war-torn Ukraine in 2022

As the war continues to escalate in Eastern Europe and entered the 84th day, the European Union (EU) on Wednesday offered additional macro-financial assistance of 9 billion euros ($9.5 billion ) to war-torn Ukraine in 2022. European Council President Ursula von der Leyen stressed that this bloc will continue to stand with Ukraine throughout this […]

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Muneer calls for action against Public Works Minister Mohamed Riyas – The New Indian Express

By Express press service KOZHIKODE: IUML Chief MK Muneer, MLA, has sought to register a complaint against PA Public Works Minister Mohamed Riyas and officials in relation to the bridge collapse at Mavoor on Monday. “Three girders of the bridge connecting Kozhikode and Malappuram districts collapsed at Koolimadu in Mavoor. The fixing of the beams […]

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Lacrosse program shows growth in 2022 season

NOIRSBOURG – In the first season under the head coach Kristen SkiraVirginia Tech’s lacrosse program posted a 9-9 overall record in a season that included the program’s first-ever win over JMU, a thrilling win over Notre Dame and a five-game unbeaten streak amid the season. The season started with a loss to a ranked Jacksonville […]

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NWT residents can now get up to $240,000 in disaster relief

For the first time in more than a decade, the Government of the Northwest Territories has updated its financial assistance policy for residents in need of disaster relief to address ‘gaps’ and ‘inefficiencies’ emerged after last year’s flooding in the Dehcho region. The change was announced Monday afternoon, just days after severe flooding forced evacuations […]

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Food supply reduced by war in Ukraine and trade bans

The impact of the Russo-Ukrainian war on the world’s food supply is magnified by nations imposing bans on food and fertilizer exports to preserve stocks for their domestic needs. Since the invasion, 15 nations have imposed restrictions on food and fertilizer exports, including new bans imposed last week by India on wheat exports and Indonesia […]

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Journal Article: “The Changing Nature of Library Technical Services in Response to Outsourcing”

The article linked below was recently published by Pathfinder: A Canadian Journal for Information Science Students and Early Career Professionals. Title Changing nature of library technical services in response to outsourcing Author Jolene BennettUniversity of Calgary Source Pathfinder: A Canadian Journal for Information Science Students and Early Career Professionals, 3(1)DO I: 10.29173/pathfinder50 Abstract The landscape […]

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An emerging development partnership? – The Diplomat

Advertisement Uzbekistan has expanded its economic cooperation with China with the aim of connecting to global transport and trade routes. In a recent meeting at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Beijing, Uzbekistan presented its “New Uzbekistan Development Strategy for 2022-2026”. The strategy, presented in the Chinese language, envisions Uzbekistan deepening its economic relations with […]

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Bearing, to support test

USD/JPY Technical Highlights: USD/JPY is finally showing some weakness lately A test of a former high could be the next potential support Not too long ago, it looked like USD/JPY was going to keep exploding, but it often does just before something turns around or at least corrects itself. Now that the momentum has been […]

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Zero trust vs zero-knowledge proof: what’s the difference?

By When talking about zero trust with technical colleagues, you may have heard a reference to something called zero knowledge proof. Although the two terms sound similar, they refer to distinctly different computer security concepts with a slight overlap. Let’s compare the two to understand the difference. What is Zero Trust? Companies looking for greater […]

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Brown Vs. Board of Education Now a Historic Park

In a move likely to bring more attention to the country’s civil rights history, President Biden on Thursday signed legislation that redesignates the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site as a “National Historic Park” and add properties under that umbrella. The law calling for the name change, championed by a bipartisan coalition in […]

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Wood County Commissioners change internet auction service – BG Independent News

Wood County Office Building in Bowling Green Submitted by: Jan Larson McLaughlin May 12, 2022 Wood County Commissioners Doris Herringshaw, Craig LaHote and Ted Bowlus have transferred the internet auction service to GovDeals, effective May 11. County-owned personal property not required for public use is offered for sale to the general public and other public […]

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Frequent technical problems disrupt rail services | Bangalore News

Bangalore: As the railways forge ahead with 100% track electrification and the phasing out of diesel locomotives, frequent Overhead Equipment (OHE) failures in the Bangalore division have become an inconvenience for passengers and a source of concern. There have been at least five such incidents in the division in the past two months. Several minor […]

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How to become a data scientist in a Big Tech company

BY Meghan MalasMay 11, 2022, 1:44 p.m. An attendee demonstrates software at AWS re:Invent 2021, a conference hosted by Amazon Web Services, at The Venetian Las Vegas, as seen November 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Noah Berger/Getty Images for Amazon Web Services) Data scientists have been in high demand for several years as […]

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FIRS seeks collaboration within African countries to effectively tax digital businesses

the Federal Internal Revenue Service (FIRS) called for better collaboration between countries to explore alternative rules that will enable market jurisdictions, especially African countries, to effectively tax digital businesses. This was stated during a presentation by FIRS Executive Chairman Muhammad Nami last Friday during a technical assistance program organized by the African Tax Administrators Forum […]

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9 high-tech startups to develop with the support of the Iit-h incubator | Hyderabad News

Hyderabad: The IIT-Hyderabad Incubator has selected nine high-tech startups from across India for their pre-incubation and incubation support programs. A signing and onboarding ceremony was held on Monday to facilitate and give a boost to leading startups. The iTIC incubator will invest more than Rs 1.7 crore in high-tech startups. Currently, six of the nine […]

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The Middle East won’t save Europe if it cuts Russian oil

The question is whether one of them has the technical capacity and, above all, the will to intervene? Don’t hold your breath, say oil analysts. According to the International Energy Agency, a possible EU ban on Russian oil could lead to a shortfall of 2.2 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil and 1.2 […]

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Class Proceedings: Gabriella Smith – The Source

The difference may seem small – one letter versus three letters, recorded on an official transcript. But Gabriella Smith, a biochemistry graduate in Arts and Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, knows how important shorthand is. That’s why Smith, an aspiring medical researcher, advocated for change that would provide relief to his classmates who […]

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GOP calls for SCOTUS probe to sound alarm bells | Radio WGN 720

(The hill) – Calls by senior Republicans for the Department of Justice (DOJ) to launch its own investigation into the leaked Supreme Court draft opinion alarm those who say the DOJ would blur the line of powers in pursuing something that might not even be a crime. The leak sparked a series of finger-pointing and […]

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2022 UTME Witnesses Improved Technical and Operational Support in Lagos | The Guardian Nigeria News

The 2022 Unified Higher Education Graduation Examination (UTME) held over the weekend witnessed improved technical and operational support in parts of Lagos State as compared to cases of hiccups recorded in 2021. Last year the review was marred by technical issues and large-scale operational challenges, but the case was different this year as some of […]

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Microsoft Veteran Bob Muglia: Relational Knowledge Graphs Will Transform the Business

According to Bob Muglia, twenty years of working on database innovation will bring EF Codd’s relational computation to knowledge graphs, what he calls “relational knowledge graphs,” to revolutionize business analytics. relational AI Bob Muglia is something of a database bard, capable of unfolding vast stories about the evolution of technology. So did Muglia, a former […]

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Diplomats concerned about state of emergency in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Diplomats and rights groups expressed concern Saturday after Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa declared a state of emergency and police used force against protests peacemakers demanding his ouster in the face of the country’s worst economic crisis. Rajapaksa issued a decree on Friday declaring a state of public emergency. It […]

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Small Business Development Center recognizes Geise | News, Sports, Jobs

From left, Courtney Curatolo, director of the Jamestown Community College Small Business Development Center, Mark Geise, CEO of the Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency and County Executive PJ Wendel at the Ashville General Store Monday. Geise received the US Small Business Administration‘s Phoenix Award from SBDC for outstanding contributions to disaster recovery. […]

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Arçelik will provide $5 million support to 7,000 entrepreneurs

Institutions’ investments in open innovation continue to grow alongside their global commitments. Arçelik, an appliance giant, is aiming for global leadership by expanding its research and development (R&D) and innovation collaborations globally with the Garage Innovation Hub, its planning and execution department for the innovation and entrepreneurship. Arçelik Garage Innovation Hub, a growing global open […]

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Abortion resources for Texans and beyond: From counseling to birth control to legal services, here are your options – News

Photo by Jana Birchum At the time of publication, abortion is still legal in Texas before the first detection of fetal heart activity, which typically occurs around six weeks. However, if the Supreme Court’s draft opinion on Roe v. Wade mirrors the court’s final ruling that performing an abortion (but not receiving one) will become […]

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LEA Look Forward from April 29 to May 5, 2022

See the LEA Look Forward from April 29 to May 5, 2022. Recovery support Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Assessment Opportunity for Local Education Agencies and Schools LEA Individualized Special Education Materials Now Available (Reminder) Health and security Technical assistance on school health and safety guidelines (reminder) Bi-weekly distribution of test kits for kindergarten, kindergarten and […]

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Former bank branch manager sentenced to prison for tech support fraud scheme that exploited seniors | USAO-SDNY

Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that defendant ARIFUL HAQUE was sentenced to one year and one day in prison for participating in a tech support fraud scheme. This plot exploited victims, including elderly victims, by remotely accessing their computers and convincing victims to pay for computer […]

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McKinsey Acquires S4G Consulting to Help Businesses Drive Growth

May 3, 2022It’s a digital world. Customers now surf more than 10 channels before making a single purchase, and they want intuitive, omnichannel experiences across all of these touchpoints. In fact, more than a third of B2B decision makers told us they were willing to spend $500,000 or more for a single interaction through remote […]

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Financial difficulties due to COVID? Lake County offers delinquent mortgage assistance

LAKE COUNTY, Florida. – Lake County is offering assistance to eligible residents who have delinquent mortgage payments, officials said Tuesday. Lake County’s CV-1 Mortgage Relief Program will provide select households with up to $5,000 for delinquent mortgage payments, excluding stranded property taxes, incurred after March 13, 2020, according to a statement from hurry. [TRENDING: Orlando […]

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A new campaign awaits Honda Racing’s WTCR race…

Each of the last three season-opening WTCR races has been won by drivers from Honda Racing’s current roster, with Esteben Guerrieri, Nestor Girolami and Tiago Monteiro triumphing in 2019, 2020 and 2021 respectively – all at different circuits . The three are joined by Attila Tassi to complete an unchanged driver line-up for a fourth […]

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Inside the secret Silicon Valley startup trying to save the oceans with tech – TechCrunch

When Matthieu Dunbabin given the devastation caused to tropical reef ecosystems by overfishing and climate change, he wondered if robots could help. With money from the Queensland University of Technology, where he is a professor of robotics, Dunbabin’s team developed a prototype underwater robot to reseed dying reefs with tiny larvae of coral. While initial […]

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The Personal Data Protection Board has published a public announcement on the technical and administrative measures recommended by data controllers regarding user security – Data Protection

May 02, 2022 Moroglu Arseven To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. After the publication of the guide on technical measures, the Personal Data Protection Commission (“Plank“) also published a public announcement on the technical measures to be taken by data controllers and […]

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Clover Park Technical College receives $15,000 scholarship gift – The Suburban Times

Submitted by Kara Snyder, CPTC Foundation. The Clover Park Technical College (CPTC) Foundation recently received some exciting news regarding the 16th Annual Scholarship Celebration, May 16-20. An anonymous donor has pledged to match every dollar raised for scholarships, up to a maximum of $15,000. “We are delighted with this generous gift from a donor who […]