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UCF Hospitality Researchers’ Expertise Is Tapped for Global Sustainable Tourism Report | University of Central Florida News

University of Central Florida hospitality researchers have co-authored an international report that identifies ways to ensure sustainable coastal and marine tourism around the globe. These include a renewed focus on stimulating new high-quality economic opportunities for local communities, restoring the natural environment and revitalizing cultural heritage and communities, the report states. The work is being […]

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Blue Demons Travel to the Bahamas in November for Two Games at Baha Mar – DePaul University Athletics

Story Links CHICAGO – The DePaul Blue Demons are set to travel to the Bahamas in November as part of the largest event in college basketball next season. In only its second year, “Baha Mar Hoops” will play host 20 men’s and women’s teams play this Thanksgiving at Baha Mar, the leading resort destination in […]

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Canada

These students say virtual learning makes the transition to high school, university much harder | CBC News

Some young learners are struggling to build early reading skills while others stumble over math concepts. Repeated pandemic pivots have left students out of practice with classroom learning, impacted their mental health and distanced them from peers. The CBC News series Learning Curve explores the ramifications of COVID-19 for Canadian students and what they’ll need […]

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Science

NASA Is on a Mission to Reclaim Lost Moondust. And Some Cockroaches

NASA has requested the safe return of moondust and cockroach samples that were scheduled to be sold in a private auction that ended June 23. Earlier this month, the space agency contacted RR Auction, a Boston-based auction house, to stop the sale of moondust that was collected by astronauts during the 1969 Apollo 11 mission. […]

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Canada

University student from India says Canadian passport with XXX as her 1st name has become a ‘pain’ | CBC News

Safa Khan didn’t think her Canadian passport would prove to be such a hassle when she first moved from Delhi to London, Ont., nearly 10 years ago. Khan received her Canadian passport earlier this year, with her full name — first, middle and last — shown as Safa Jamaluddin Khan printed in the surname field. Her first name on the official […]

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Entertainment

Unexpected Discovery: Spears student Lily Bolka stars in Netflix documentary – Oklahoma State University

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 Media Contact: Terry Tush | Director, Marketing and Communications | 405-744-2703 | terry.tush@okstate.edu There are a lot of questions when you don’t know about your past. Adoptees may be curious about their family history. Wondering if you look more like your mom or dad, if you have any siblings, cousins, aunts […]

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Sports

North Texas Set to Host ITA Summer Circuit Event – University of North Texas Athletics

Story Links DENTON, Texas – The North Texas women’s program is set to host an ITA Summer Circuit Event on July 1-3 at the Waranch Tennis Complex. Matches will begin at 8 a.m. (CT) each day.   The ITA Tennis-Point Summer Circuit powered by Universal Tennis provides a great opportunity to strengthen players’ Universal Tennis Rating and […]

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Blockchain Service Integrator Gigster Partners with Online Web3 University Moralis Academy

Blockchain Service Integrator Gigster Partners with Online Web3 University Moralis Academy We’re excited to announce our new partnership with Moralis Academy to help bring upskill and reskill opportunities for engineers in Web3 AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) June 28, 2022 Gigster, the leading service integrator for blockchain and Web3, announces a new partnership with Moralis Academy to […]

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Women’s Tennis Signs Transfer Rozalie Dohnalova to 2022-23 Roster – University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics

Story Links CHATTANOOGA — The Chattanooga Mocs women’s tennis program and head coach Chad Camper have signed Northwestern State transfer Rozalie Dohnalova following an official announcement on Monday.  Dohnalova, a Czech Republic native, competed for the Lady Demons as a freshman during the 2021-22 season and helped lead the team to a 15-5 overall record. […]

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Celebrating The 2022 Tar Heel Men’s Tennis Team – University of North Carolina Athletics

Perhaps no Tar Heel men’s tennis team has grown as a group or improved on the court as much as the 2022 squad. Longtime head coach Sam Paul turned in one of the finest coaching jobs in his 29 years at the helm of the program.   Carolina made its eighth consecutive appearance in the […]