Mary Esch, Associated Press Updated 11:13 am CDT, Monday, May 27, 2019 In this May 7, 2019 photo, student Jessie Show works with Luna, a springer spaniel whom she has trained to sniff out a fungus sample placed in a scent box at the State University of New York, Cobleskill, in Cobleskill, N.Y. Cobleskill's canine program was a major deciding factor in choosing a college, said Show, who grew up near Scranton, Pennsylvania. She said she plans to train service dogs for people with physical handicaps. less In this May 7, 2019 photo, student Jessie Show works with Luna, a springer spaniel whom she has trained to sniff out a fungus sample placed in a scent box at the State University of New York, Cobleskill, in ... more Photo: Mary Esch, AP Photo: Mary Esch, AP Image 1 of / 5 Caption Close … [Read more...] about Sit. Study. Fetch a bachelor’s degree in dog training.
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CARDIFFConservancy logo to be unveiled at beach partyA Sandcastle and Sunset Beach Party to celebrate the San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy’s new logo is from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Seaside Beach, Lifeguard Tower #11 south of Cardiff State Beach. The party features the unveiling of the logo for the nonprofit conservancy founded in 1987. The San Diego Sand Castles sculptor will carve the letters of the logo out in the sand. Highlights include games, community drum circle and light refreshments. The first 100 guests receive commemorative pins and a gift for their dogs. Register at form.jotform.com/91185250867160.CARLSBADHadassah Shabbat celebration FridayA Hadassah Shabbat celebration led by Rabbi Ben Leinow and Cantor Larry Kornet is at 7 p.m. Friday at Congregation B’nai Tikvah, 2510 Gateway Road. Lori Good, Hadassah regional president, will discuss the work that Hadassah and the Hadassah Medical Center do in Israel including emergency medical care for Syrian refugees. … [Read more...] about Church helps fight human trafficking
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Technology Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Technology | New Emojis Are Coming: Interracial Couples, Guide Dogs, Falafel and More Supported by BySarah Mervosh Feb. 6, 2019 Interracial couples. A guide dog for blind people. A person using a wheelchair. These were among the new emojis announced this week by the Unicode Consortium, the nonprofit that provides standards for text on the internet and oversees emojis. The list — which includes 59 new emojis, as well as variants for a total of 230 options — emphasizes inclusivity. People will soon be able to create a “holding hands” emoji to reflect their own relationship, selecting for the skin color and gender identity of each individual. Other options include emojis showing a hearing aid, prosthetic limbs, sign language, a cane or a wheelchair. A host of other new symbols include an … [Read more...] about New Emojis Are Coming: Interracial Couples, Guide Dogs, Falafel and More
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Maria Cramer Globe Staff November 25, 2018 On a snowy March morning in 2017, half a dozen men walked out of the state’s maximum security prison, their sentences at an end. Some beamed as they rushed into the arms of tearful relatives. Others were grim-faced and tense, apprehensive about their new freedom. Lisa Newman-Polk looked on anxiously as she waited for Shaquille Brown’s turn to come. She had been Brown’s lawyer during much of his three years in prison for violating probation in an assault case, and was the only person to visit him in all that time. No relatives, not even his mother, had come.As she watched the reunions, she wondered how he would feel when he stepped through the door. Brown had spent almost his entire adolescence incarcerated, much of it in solitary confinement. He had told her many times he was terrified of the world … [Read more...] about ‘I been in hell all my life’
PUBLISHED: 18:02 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 20:07 13 November 2018 Megan Aldous Goldie Sayers , Team GB Javelin Thrower and one of Suffolk's 100 Inspiring Women speaking at the event Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN Archant This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations. From top left: Jenna Ackerley, Anne Beckett-Allen, Katie Bannister, Jane Basham, Dayle Bayliss, Shayra Begum, Nicola Beach, Adele Bellis and Professor Emma Bond Pictures: WENDY AIKEN PHOTOGRAPHY/EDF ENERGY/BARRY ELEY/PHILIP MYNOTT/SUFFOLK COUNTY COUCIL/UNIVERSITY OF SUFFOLKJenna Ackerley, Events Under Canvas: A Felixstowe girl originally, 38-year-old Jenna now lives in East Bergholt with her husband and … [Read more...] about Meet 100 of Suffolk’s most inspirational women