Homer Yonker

Retroactive name changes in astronomical publications

If you’re active on Twitter astronomy, you’ve probably seen a lot of discussion lately about academic journal policies regarding retroactive change of publication names. The work and obstacles of the process can add a lot of difficulty to the academic life of transgender and non-binary researchers *. Many transgender people …

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Sports medicine wins Impact award on student success

By: Nolan Alexander History links KENNESAW, Georgia – The incredible work of Kennesaw State University’s sports medicine staff this year was recognized this week when the unit won the Student Success Impact Award, awarded by the Human Resources Department at KSU. The Student Success Impact Award recognizes KSU staff members …

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Andrew Ryan, a man from Cork in Constantinople

Until the beginning of the 19th century, few Muslims in the Ottoman Empire knew languages ​​other than Ottoman, Persian and Arabic. The Ottomans communicated with Europe through dragomaniacs, whose work – like that of translators and interpreters today – involved much more than delivering ready-made messages. They translated, orally and …

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Governor Edwards signs Louisiana budget bill, invest in education, support families and pursue long-term economic recovery

Governor John Bel Edwards issued the following statement on the Louisiana budget bill, which he signed last night. The budget invests in many of the governor’s key priorities, including increasing funding for education, promoting continued economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, and substantial new investments in infrastructure. Governor Edwards said: …

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NMIMS School of Branding and Advertising partners with 120 Media Collective and Advertising Standards Council of India

Bombay, Maharashtra, India: School of Branding and Advertising (SoBA), which is part of NMIMS Deemed-to-be-university of SVKM, one of India’s leading educational institutions with 41 legacies of academic excellence, has signed memoranda of understanding with 120 Media Collective, one of India’s most impactful digital-oriented companies, and The Advertising Standards Council …

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