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Nurse sues NHS for ‘forcing racist ideology’ on students

Nurse sues NHS for ‘forcing racist ideology’ on students

A Christian nurse has claimed the NHS is “forcing racist ideology” on students, in the first case of its kind. Amy Gallagher, 33, is suing the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust alleging discrimination on the basis of race, religion and philosophical beliefs, as well as victimisation and harassment. The mental health nurse, who is …

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Pro-life school students say Las Vegas school district CENSORED

Pro-life school students say Las Vegas school district CENSORED

Pro-life school students say Las Vegas school district CENSORED their attempts to advertise anti-abortion meetings. A high school in Nevada is facing a lawsuit as students in an anti-abortion club allege they faced discrimination and censorship from administrators. Felipe Avila, founder and president of Students For Life Club at East Career and Technical Academy, and …

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Astro Grads United: a Safe Space for Students to Share & Strategize

Astro Grads United: a Safe Space for Students to Share & Strategize

Note: the author of this article is not a member of Astro Grads United. Over the past few years, graduate students in Astronomy across the US have been discussing the struggles of being a graduate student. One graduate student in particular noticed recurring themes in these conversations. For instance, many graduate students felt their salaries …

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Fee hike: AU students protest inside FRC, force profs to join sit-in

Fee hike: AU students protest inside FRC, force profs to join sit-in

As part of the ongoing agitation against fee hike, students turned their attention towards the faculty recruitment cell (FRC) of Allahabad University on Saturday. Following a huge protest by students at the FRC building, police had to intervene and detain over a dozen protestors. The protest was staged by student leaders of AU under the …

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Jacksonville Beach elementary students help clean up shore after Ian

Jacksonville Beach elementary students help clean up shore after Ian

JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. – As the cleanup after Hurricane Ian continues, one Jacksonville Beach elementary school stepped up to find a way to help. The beaches were back open Saturday but there were some things that didn’t belong in the aftermath of Ian. Students and parents from Seabreeze Elementary School’s Kelp Club spent a few …

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Meet the student mum breaking Cambridge stereotypes

Meet the student mum breaking Cambridge stereotypes

Laryssa with her husband and two childrenMaria Griffiths A degree at Cambridge University can feel all-consuming: the University even tells its students not to have a job alongside their studies. Yet, in 2019, 5.8% of Cambridge students were raising children at the same time. I spoke with Laryssa, a married 35-year-old mum to two daughters …

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International students bring reservoirs of expertise, experience to K-State |  Education

International students bring reservoirs of expertise, experience to K-State | Education

As Daniela Gonzalez delivered a presentation focusing on Guatemala during this year’s first Coffee Hour in the International Student Center at Kansas State University, she lingered on some small, subtle details. She talked about the national bird — it’s the quetzal — and she described what it’s like to ride a bus through the streets …

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Sydney private schools warn students will be turned away unless enrollment caps raised

Sydney private schools warn students will be turned away unless enrollment caps raised

“The school offers excellent education and student outcomes, and we hope the council and planning department would want to help, not hinder, reasonable increases to numbers,” she said. Townsend questioned whether strict caps were in the best interest of students if schools were turning families away. More parents were enrolling their children in year 5 …

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Painting with bacteria: Students from Sask.  Polytech create art in petri dish canvases

Painting with bacteria: Students from Sask. Polytech create art in petri dish canvases

Students in Sask. Polytechnic’s bioscience technology program found a unique way to mix science and art. “We were given some bacteria that had been genetically modified to present with colours, and using Q-tips and toothpicks we were able to transfer the colorful bacteria and use it to trace in draw pictures on the petri dish …

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