According to the National Urban Technology Center’s website, a 2013
OECD study published in
the N.Y. Times cited that youth and adults in the U.S. are
fairing dismally as compared to 19 other countries in proficiency areas
such as literacy, math, and problem solving in technology-rich
environments. Urban Tech hopes to change that. At its annual gala earlier this month, TNJ.com interviewed its president.
A group from Bennett College, which includes 20 students, will travel on
an all-expenses-paid trip to China to conduct research, become immersed
in the culture and learn more about clean energy as part of the 100,000
Strong Initiative by the Wanxiang Group, a multinational automotive
components group headquartered in Hangzhou, China. Here, we talk to Bennett College President Rosalind Fuse-Hall about the program.
I’ve been on hormones for almost four months, look quite masculine still, but do have very long, feminine hair and wear androgynous clothes, some light makeup, etc. What I’m confused about is when to, or if I even should, mention that I’m trans before getting hired.
I’m going to take a wild guess that you sit … A LOT. Even if you have an active job where you are constantly moving, modern lifestyles still include a lot of time sitting. In the car, on a plane, at the dinner table, unwinding on the couch at night — we all sit more than we need to.
Your parents provided for you for at least two decades of your life, and your extended family helped support you in a variety of ways. So do you "owe" it to them to help them design a website? Proofread ad copy? Give legal advice?
Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch announced on Thursday a new initiative in partnership with the New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) to award $41 million in grants to 20 jurisdictions to reduce — or better still, eliminate, the rape kit backlog persistent nationwide.
One of my least favorite journalism clichés is what I like to call the trick lead. That’s the one where the crafty writer starts a piece by making you think he’s talking about one thing, when really he’s talking about another.
A live bacteria spray meant to restore skin with healthy microbes erased by obsessive cleaning has at least one weighty endorsement: It’s used daily by a guy who hasn’t showered in more than 12 years, per CBS Boston.