In 2007, Congress created the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. The program is intended to remove the student loan debt of low-salaried public service employees after 10 years. (There is also a similar program for teachers of low-income students, called Teacher Loan Forgiveness.) To qualify for PSLF's public service requirement, [...]
According to Nielsen, FOX News Sunday with Chris Wallace was the highest rated Sunday morning public affairs program in news's key adults 25-54 demographic last week in the politically important Washington D.C. market.
Planning is underway for two schools chosen to participate in our Greenhouse-Grown Organic Entrepreneurs program. Congratulations to East Butler Public Schools and York Public Schools! East Butler and York will bring the farm to school during the 2015-2016 year. Show More Summary
Episode #403 of the public radio program “This American Life” originally aired in 2010, telling the story of the NUMMI plant that was a joint venture between GM and Toyota (it’s now where they build Teslas). As a joint venture, that meant the closed-down GM Fremont plant was re-opened to be managed under the Toyota Production System. […]
If you’re part of Apple’s public beta program, you can grab the latest beta releases of iOS 9 and Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan right now. More »
The second public beta version of OS X El Capitan is now available to download for members of the Apple Beta Software Program. The new version can be downloaded from the Update section of the Mac App Store. This is the second major release of OS X to receive a public beta, with last year's release, OS X Yosemite, being the first. Show More Summary
Apple has released the second public beta version of iOS 9 to members of its Beta Software Program. This release comes hot on the heels of the latest developer beta. Testers with the previous version of the public beta installed on their device can download the new update over-the-air. Show More Summary
Apple on Wednesday provided members of its public beta program with new versions of both iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 El Capitan, marking the second versions of the publicly available pre-release software.
President Obama has publicly mentioned the names of Americans held in Iran and is calling for their release. Secretary of State John Kerry says everyday at the negotiating table over Iran’s nuclear program and the lifting of sanctions, the Iranians were asked to release the Americans. Show More Summary
Apparently the Grand Mooch has received powers from Comrade Obama that allow her the same dictatorial powers that he exercises on the American public daily. Moochie’s ‘healthy’ school lunch program
Do we have an adequate system for sorting through the ten thousand plus different educational technology materials and programs available for integration into our public school systems? No. In fact,... read more The post How Technology Is Crash Landing in Our Public Schools appeared first on Singularity HUB.
At last night’s Decatur City Commission meeting, the commission gave their support to a grant application to the Atlanta Regional Commission Public Art Program to paint to a “community mural” on the MARTA overpass on West Trinity Place (Streetview). According to the note from Asst. City Manager Linda Harris, the City of Decatur, the Decatur Housing Authority […]
UPDATED July 16 Full Text of President Obama’s Speech at Launch of ConnectHome Initiative We’ve embedded a video of the speech at the bottom of this post. From The New York Times: The Obama administration announced on Wednesday a program to connect thousands of public housing residents across the nation to the Internet at low […]
Boxer, the senior Democrat on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, has been leading negotiations for Democrats on the legislation. Authority for transportation programs expires July 31, which would eliminate the Transportation...Show More Summary
Nearly a year after former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden revealed top-secret details about the NSA's vast surveillance programs, the American public came out overwhelmingly in his favor. A poll commissioned by cloud...Show More Summary
Delta has two publicity moves with changes to SkyMiles: No notice to members Deceptive spin, the ‘enhancement’ canard This week Delta emailed members titled “SkyMiles Program Developments Worth Noting,” adding a new move. Many commentators...Show More Summary
Holy Names University in Oakland has an annual Kodaly study program, and this includes a concert that is open to the public. I can't find details on their web site, but here's what circulated on my neighborhood mailing list: Judit Hartyányi, Conductor Friday, July 30, 7:30 p.m. Show More Summary
President Obama announced that he will be changing the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) repayment plan and Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) programs. The goal is to allow more borrowers to join while putting caps on the amount of forgiveness allowed in the programs.
ETSU’s Department of Appalachian Studies, which includes their Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies degree program, has posted an opening for a Public Relations and Marketing Coordinator. This is a half-time position for someone to assist with the promotion of the BOT&CMS department, and developing marketing […]
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