The Supreme Court kicked the can down the road today on the case of Students for Fair Admissions’ case against Harvard University, with an invitation to the solicitor general to write a brief expressing the view of the United States. The invitation is a delay, but the case will be considered again. SFFA attempts to argue that the nation’s most famous college discriminates against Asian Americans in the admissions process, and even though it’s lost twice in court, it’s expected that this current court, packed with conservative justices, would rule in favor of the astroturf organization dedicated to killing affirmative
This weekend Grace Lynn Keller was crowned Miss Iowa 2021. Keller, a University of Iowa graduate, will represent Iowa in the 100th anniversary of Miss America in December. Her social impact initiative includes a literacy program for student between kindergarten and third grade. For her talent portion she performed a contemporary dance. Keller received a car and an apartment for her year of service as Miss Iowa. Maggie Leach, 17, of Pella, was crowned Miss Iowa’s Outstanding Teen. Her social impact initiative was focused on
Jackson Foster, founder and chief executive, Edily.
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Jackson Foster, 29 Company: Edily Title: Founder and Chief Executive Business: Education technology Location: San Francisco Employees: 3
What led you to start this business? I had been thinking a lot about this concept of my high school teachers as personal heroes to me, and how many of my peers had similar experiences. We value these educators so much and yet often don’t recognize or pay them proportionally, while on social media, influencers are making a living off their followings. I’ve been thinking about how to enable
Oncologist Susan Miesfeldt, MD, of MaineHealth, discussed the importance of genetic testing and counseling for breast and ovarian cancers as well as barriers that must be addressed in order to reach more patients eligible for these services.
In an interview with Pharmacy Times, oncologist Susan Miesfeldt, MD, of MaineHealth, discussed the importance of genetic testing and counseling for breast and ovarian cancers as well as barriers that must be addressed in order to reach more patients eligible for these services.
Miesfeldt worked with a team of experts in a recent nationwide effort to improve these services, with a poster of
“I am the luckiest guy in the world because I have spent the last 41 years having relationships, personal, profession and work, with the best of the best,” he said. “The people out there caring for us every day are incredible.”
Throughout the years, Brown has seen his fair share of floods, fires, chemical events and car accidents, “but there’s always one call in your career that tends to stand out.”
For Brown it’s a little girl. She was crossing the road near Morningside when she was struck by a car.
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