Education

University Of Kansas Announces Spring 2021 Honor Roll

More than 6,500 undergraduate students at the University of Kansas earned honor roll distinction for the spring 2021 semester. The honor roll comprises undergraduates who meet requirements in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences and in the schools of Architecture & Design, Business, Education & Human Sciences, Engineering, Health Professions, Journalism & Mass Communications, Music, Nursing, Pharmacy, Professional Studies and Social Welfare. Honor roll criteria vary among the university’s academic units. Some schools honor […]

Animal & Food Sciences Scholar Earns American Meat Science Association Teaching Award

Dale Woerner is the Cargill Endowed Professor in the College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources. A nationally recognized professor with the Department of Animal & Food Sciences at Texas Tech University has received the American Meat Science Association’s (AMSA) 2021 Distinguished Teaching Award. Cargill Endowed Professor Dale Woerner will receive the honor on Aug. 17 during the 74th AMSA Reciprocal Meat Conference in Reno, Nevada. Sponsored by Hawkins Inc., the award was established to recognize excellence in teaching undergraduate […]

Harmony Public Schools will offer Free Breakfast & Lunch to All Students During the 2021-22 School Year

Harmony Public Schools has announced its policy that this school year, healthy meals will be offered every school day to all students at no cost. Typically, a student’s household must meet income eligibility requirements to qualify for free or reduced-price meals. However, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued guidance that allows schools to offer meals to all students at no cost for the 2021-2022 school year. Harmony Public Schools will welcome back students […]

4 Top Benefits of CBD Edibles Revealed

CBD is becoming one of the most vastly used supplements. This is because the cannabis plant produces CBD, which is a cannabinoid. While Cannabidiol does not produce the same psychoactive high as THC, it does have a good impact on overall health and well-being. However, aside from using a vape pen or ingesting a capsule, how do you take CBD? CBD edibles are a good alternative if you want to avoid smoking. Here are four […]

Signs It’s Time To Change Your 2008 Honda Accord Brake Pads and Rotors

Avoid dangerous driving situations by maintaining your brake system. Your 2008 Honda Accord brake pads and rotors are high-wear items, so they need to be replaced routinely to keep your Accord stopping safely. Explore the signs of worn-out pads and rotors and find out where to turn for replacement auto parts. What Are the Signs It’s Time To Change Brake Pads? Every time you press your brake pedal the friction material comes in contact with […]

Back-to-School Survey: 39% of Teens Feel They Are Behind Educationally Due to the Pandemic, Many Believe Permanently

Junior Achievement Survey Also Shows Teens Needing Emotional Support from Adults and Individual Attention from Teachers to Help with Learning A new survey of teens conducted for Junior Achievement by the research firm ENGINE Insights shows that nearly 2-in-5 (39%) feel that they are behind educationally because of the pandemic. Of those, more than a third (37%) feel they are behind permanently. The survey also found that in addition to attending school in-person and interacting […]

Slot Online Defined

Online casino games, slots and gambling: laptop with slot machine app, piles of chips and packs of dollars, winning and leisure concept

For beginners to online slots, it can always begin very confusing and end up turning players off. The noisy casinos and competition for slot machines can be something that intimidates new players to slots in traditional casinos. For the majority of players who are turned off by confusing traditional casino experiences, online slots can be just as scary for them. Often, they find that avoiding slots both online and in house is the only option. […]

Renting vs. Buying Your Church Chairs

Churches have a lot of expenses, and while donations pour in, there are often expenses that are too costly to justify. One of those expenses is purchasing pew chairs for church when first building a congregation. It may be more cost effective to rent rather than buying chairs, but how can you know the right choice for your church? Downside of Renting vs Buying Renting has the benefit of having a lower upfront cost for […]

Agricultural Losses Caused By Winter Storm Surpass $600 Million

Preliminary data shared by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service reveals that winter storm Uri led to agricultural losses worth $600 million. “Many farmers, and others engaging in commercial agriculture in Texas were the most affected by winter storm Uri,” said Jeff Hydes. The AgriLife Extension Bryan-College Station director adds that the freezing temperatures and ice harmed and even killed crops and livestock, resulting in financial difficulties. What’s more, the residual costs and operational setbacks caused by the […]