Bush takes on Altus chamber role

Bush takes on Altus chamber role
Buchanan said, “Brian has extensive knowledge of the policies and processes within the State of Oklahoma, and brings with him fresh, new ideas for our community.” Reaction from across the state and in the … His career includes public service as an …
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LFS student to showcase work at state fair
The Bright Ideas Showcase and Contest is a one day competition where students have the opportunity to display their inventions/business/innovative ideas, provide a short presentation to judges, receive feedback, and compete to win prizes. The cotest is …
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Talks, and a Text
President Drew Faust and honorand Michael R. Bloomberg presented differing, yet complementary, views on the idea of a university and of universities' ideas today. Faust reprised … Universities engage faculty and students across a range of disciplines …
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Stevenson School Sophomore, Chapman Caddell, Wins Physics and Astronomy …

Stevenson School Sophomore, Chapman Caddell, Wins Physics and Astronomy
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., May 20, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Chapman Caddell, a sophomore at Stevenson School in Pebble Beach, California participated in the 2014 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (IISEF) and emerged with the Physics … As an …
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The youth who are making a difference
The keen basketballer has been volunteering for four years and said he really enjoyed seeing the Year 9 to 13 students excel both on and off the court. His aunt Melanie Bennett … Miss Luff, who is studying for a diploma in business at UCOL in …
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Australia no place to call home for top scientists
These ideas are not new, radical or difficult. That they weren't considered indicates … Second, students are instead pursuing management and business studies that appeal more to students because of their less dogmatic focus. Therefore, there is a …
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Sport training idea impresses experts

Sport training idea impresses experts
Experts from the worlds of media, industry, finance and tourism came together to scrutinise the business plans of hundreds of first-year students. The winners were Josh Kitchen, Miles Heptonstall and Adam Holland, who came up with a business called All …
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ConocoPhillips Donates More Than Million to The University of Texas at Austin
HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) continued its commitment of funding quality higher education at The University of Texas at Austin yesterday with a contribution of $ 1.185 million. A portion of the donation, $ 685,000, is intended to …
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Students build businesses with Spine Sweat

Students build businesses with Spine Sweat
During brunch, they talked about the show “Shark Tank” and threw around simple business ideas. George brought up an idea he had for delivering male hygiene products. He said he realized how often he ran out of hygiene products during college.
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School We'd Like finalists: ideas too good to ignore
While some students carve out new business opportunities, others crave quiet areas for counselling and reflection. The Pendlebury Centre, Stockport, a pupil-referral unit for 11-to-16-year-olds, hopes to transform a poky store cupboard into a personal …
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Inaugural Parma Youth Commission is taking shape
He said the idea was successful in the South Bend, Ind. area, where he grew up, and he wanted to try it in Parma. City Council President Sean Brennan was charged with organizing the … He was hoping about a dozen high school students would apply for …
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Social Media Helps Florida Teachers Connect, Inspire And Hone Their Craft

Social Media Helps Florida Teachers Connect, Inspire And Hone Their Craft
Lutz Elementary School teacher Mike Meiczinger noticed some parents weren't using the class web site to keep track of what their students were doing. … She scours Pinterest for ideas and articles, photos and other materials to use in the classroom …
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Healing outside the box
“There were so many really great ideas and teams here, I'm just really happy right now,” said Benjamin Brush, a student at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and a member of the VACU Scan team. “This money will speed up our implementation process,” said …
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Start it up! Budding entrepreneurs to compete next week
The group then divides into small teams, each spending the rest of the weekend focusing on a single business idea and developing a proof of concept, demo or finished product. Mentors help fine-tune the idea into a “working company” with potential profits.
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Painting pays off for Tinley Park High School students

Painting pays off for Tinley Park High School students
She and Tinley Park High School Principal Theresa Nolan are on the board of directors of the Tinley Park Chamber of Commerce and had talked about the idea of a mural at the business. Nolan enlisted the help of Sandy Wilczynski, an art teacher at the …
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Failing No More: Leslie County High School in spotlight for rising out of
Leslie County High School has pioneered Operation Preparation, which brings in local professionals to discuss possible career paths and help students prepare for adult life. (Photo by Kevin Gay) … “We changed the way we did business. We are still …
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Young UAFS Leaders Present Community Projects
CHAD HUNTER TIMES RECORD University of Arkansas at Fort Smith student Anthony Hood of Alma, right, answers a question Monday, May 5, 2014, following a presentation of the Community Leadership class. Buy Photo … This semester's Community Leadership …
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DA Seeks North End Applicants for Youth Advisory Council

DA Seeks North End Applicants for Youth Advisory Council
The Youth Advisory Council is an opportunity for them to build experience for future leadership, but it's every bit as much an opportunity for us to explore new and effective ideas. … Conley is casting a broad net for potential members, drawing …
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Attorneys for the Missoula man accused of killing foreign exchange student Diren Dede said Tuesday that Dede's companion told police the boys had entered Missoula garages several times prior to the April 27 shooting. Paul Ryan, who represents Markus …
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Holy Cross Student Earns Business Startup Funds
Cady, along with ten other middle and high school students from Oneida County, pitched her idea to six local business and banking professionals at the Investor Panel Presentation Event on Tuesday, April 8. Although the competition was intense, Cady …
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