September 3, 2013

National dropout prevention and recovery organization is now Graduation Alliance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Matthew LaPlante 855-552-8383 matthew@graduationalliance.com For four years, a passionate group of education leaders, teachers, mentors and technology experts has partnered with school districts across the country…

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August 25, 2013

No Labels: A refreshing step in right direction

By Editorial Board Amidst the noise, the posturing and the bitter partisanship, one hopeful sign has begun to emerge in Washington, D.C. Pledging a new attitude about meeting our nation’s…

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August 19, 2013

Hard Right And Hard Left Flock To No Labels

The bipartisan organization is attracting some of the most ideological members in Congress. “In this anti-Washington environment members should do anything they can to be able to say in a TV…

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July 22, 2013

Plan to develop nursing school, offices on Providence riverfront faces obstacles

BY PAUL GRIMALDI Journal Staff Writer pgrimald@providencejournal.com PROVIDENCE — The plan to spur development in the Jewelry District by making room for college classrooms and academic offices along the Providence…

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July 18, 2013

Filibuster Deal Heralds Stirrings of Compromise

  By JONATHAN WEISMAN WASHINGTON — The Senate agreement to pull back from unilateral rules changes that would have eroded the power of the filibuster was hailed by both parties as…

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July 1, 2013

THE AMERICAN ACADEMY: NO DROP OUTS

 Watch Video Here Ray Kelly, the Chief Executive Officer of the American Academy spoke about what they are doing across the country to help kids graduate high school. Drop out…

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June 27, 2013

A major new plan for South Street Power Station

South Street Power Station A $206-million project could house Brown University administrative offices and a joint RIC/URI nursing education center, with graduate student housing, retail space, restaurants, and new parking facilities….

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June 27, 2013

An Electrifying Project

  3 colleges hope to lease old substation, helping to reinvigorate Jewelry District By PAUL GRIMALDI JOURNAL STAFF WRITER PROVIDENCE — The University of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College and Brown…

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May 15, 2013

Marguerite Kondracke joins board of directors at The American Academy

By The American Academy Published: Wednesday, May. 15, 2013 – 6:42 am SALT LAKE CITY, May 15, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — The American Academy, which partners with school districts across…

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April 15, 2013

Longtime CUNY Chancellor to Step Down After Pushing Higher Standards

By ARIEL KAMINER Matthew Goldstein, who oversaw an expansion of the city’s public college system and set out to raise its prestige with a new honors college and other measures,…

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