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14 hrs ago | The Nation

Federal Contractors Strike To Demand Higher Wages

Low-wage federal workers will walk off the job Tuesday morning across Washington D.C. to demand an executive order for higher wages - building off a successful push earlier this year to raise the wage of federal contract workers to $10.10.

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Related Topix: Washington DC, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Herald Independent

First Citizens hires manager at Ridgeway branch9:12 pm

First Citizens today announced that Bret Whiting has been selected to serve as Retail Sales Manager for the company's Ridgeway branch.

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Related Topix: Ridgeway, SC, Columbia, SC, Hopkins, SC

Thu Jul 24, 2014

All About Jazz

Reginald Cyntje: Elements of Life

Growing up in the US Virgin Islands , Cyntje was immersed in the rich cultural music known as Quelbe , which is based primarily on African, European and North American cultures and musical structures.

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Related Topix: Washington DC

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Community colleges disclosing more on student progress

Dozens of community college leaders, dissatisfied with how the federal government measures graduation rates at their schools, have signed up for an alternative reporting system that provides more information about student outcomes.

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Related Topix: Education

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Record

Jacqueline Jackson | Anne Arundel Community College

Anne Arundel Community College has named Jacqueline S. Jackson , Ph.D., of Silver Spring as its new dean of student services.

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Related Topix: Washington DC

JD Supra

Federal Judge Dismisses Claim against University; Failure to...

Executive Summary: A federal trial court in D.C. recently dismissed the Amended Complaint of a former professor at the University of the District of Columbia due to his failure to timely oppose a Motion to Dismiss, finding that the plaintiff's counsel's reasons for the failure to timely respond to the motion did not rise to the level of "excusable ... (more)

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Washington Post

Many two-year college students shut out of federal loans

Nearly 1 million students in community colleges are unable to take out federal student loans because their schools don't participate in the federal program, an advocacy group reported Tuesday .

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Related Topix: Washington DC, Chesapeake College, Education

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Washington Post

Photo exhibit shows the 'collateral damage' left behind by the District's incarcerated

In one photo, a 6-year-old boy stares hauntingly into the camera. Another shows his 14-year-old brother, also with no grin.

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Related Topix: Prison, Washington DC

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