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Miku Expo 2014 Releases Official Theme Song
9/1/2014 10:42:48 AM
The official theme song for HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2014 has been released. "Sharing The World" by BIGHEAD feat. Hatsune Miku gets fans worldwide pumped up for the back-to-back Miku Expo events in Los Angeles and New York with an high-energy beat and uplifting, empowering lyrics. There’s no one better than Hatsune Miku to proclaim "The future is right now!" "Sharing The World" will …
Chevron Expands Fuel Your School Program to Help Fund Classroom Projects
8/29/2014 3:31:27 PM
Chevron U.S.A. Inc. (NYSE: CVX) today announced the launch and expansion of the 2014 Fuel Your School program, an innovative collaboration with DonorsChoose.org, an online organization that makes it easy for anyone to help students in need. In 2014, the Fuel Your School Program will generate up to $8.6 million in classroom supply funding for educators in 22 U.S. communities in …
Uncle Ben’s Launches Ben’s Begineers In The UK and Pledges To Get UK Families Cooking Together Again
Uncle Ben’s Launches Ben’s Begineers In The UK and Pledges To Get UK Families Cooking Together Again
8/28/2014 4:00:29 PM
Today, as more than a quarter of UK parents admit they never cook with their children, and one in eight families never use the kitchen to cook a meal in the oven, UNCLE BEN’S® is launching Ben’s BeginnersTM, an online family cooking channel. The new YouTube channel focuses on getting kids and their parents back into the kitchen, learning to cook and having fun in order to …
New Online Community Seeks to Crowdsource Teacher Leadership to Improve Education
8/28/2014 1:45:45 PM
As students and teachers across the country head back to school, the U.S. Department of Education and the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards today unveiled Commit to Lead , a new online community that makes it easy for educators to share ideas for teacher leadership and collaborate to bring these ideas to fruition. The community enables educators everywhere …
Nissan Heisman House returns to ESPN’s college football season
8/28/2014 10:09:58 AM
Popular campaign, now in its fourth year, supports Heisman Trophy Trust’s longstanding charitable work Former Heisman trophy recipients, including newcomer Johnny Manziel, are featured in a series of entertaining broadcast spots Online support includes a dedicated website where fans can cast votes for this year’s Heisman candidates A behind-the-scenes show, featuring …
Smartphone beats paper for some with dyslexia
8/28/2014 9:57:51 AM
Matthew Schneps is a researcher at Harvard University with a doctorate in physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He also happens to have dyslexia, so reading has always been a challenge for him. That is, until he got a smartphone. Schneps soon found that for him, a smartphone was easier to read than a paper or a book. But, was it just him? Or, had he …
How to Find a Specialist Doctor Quickly – INAS Cuts 6 Month Waiting Period to 10 Days
8/27/2014 12:51:08 AM
VICTORIA, Australia August 2014 – It can only be described as any parent’s worst nightmare: being told there will be a six month waiting period before a specialist doctor can assess the allergic reaction that almost took the life of their child. This is exactly what happened to Epping resident Melissa Flentjar, who panicked when her four year old daughter Amelia suddenly …
KidKraft Introduces New Addison Twin Beds
8/26/2014 12:22:54 PM
DALLAS, Texas (August 26, 2014) - KidKraft, a Dallas-based manufacturer and distributor of children’s toys and furniture, is excited to unveil its new Addison Twin Bed line. KidKraft’s twin beds are designed for parents needing to move up from a toddler bed to the next step. The Addison Twin Bed is the first twin bed added to KidKraft’s collection of children’s bedroom …
Queensland Home Doctor Service Provides Convenient and Affordable Bulk Billing Doctors to Unwell Australians
8/25/2014 8:02:32 PM
QUEENSLAND, Australia August 2014 – Queensland’s home doctor service , Dial a Local Doctor is now providing unwell Australians across the country with affordable medical treatment options, with the service’s expansion last month in to all Australian states and territories, excluding the ACT. Dial a Local Doctor (DaLD) has had nationwide success by offering the Australian …
How to Find Specialist Doctors Quickly and Avoid Lengthy Hospital Waiting Times
8/25/2014 7:53:21 PM
MELBOURNE, Victoria August 2014 – The Victorian public hospital system is so congested that patients with private health insurance looking for specialist doctors often wait for weeks or even months for an appointment in Melbourne. An expert panel on waiting list management, chaired by Eastern Health director Stuart Alford, and including Latrobe Regional Hospital CEO …
Local Philanthropic Groups Support Camp Erin San Diego
Local Philanthropic Groups Support Camp Erin San Diego
8/25/2014 1:52:17 PM
Each year more than 100 children and teens have the opportunity to attend Camp Erin San Diego , thanks to the generous donations from local philanthropic groups.    The Elizabeth Hospice is grateful to the following contributors for generously supporting these children through their sponsorship to Camp Erin San Diego 2015: Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation $30,000 and The …
The Golseth Agency Inaugurates Charity Campaign Program in the Bedford, TX Area, and Debuts with Campaign Introducing Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County
8/22/2014 11:37:20 AM
The Golseth Agency Inaugurates Charity Campaign Program in the Bedford, TX Area, and Debuts with Campaign Introducing Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County The Golseth Agency launches a local charity program in the Bedford, TX area to seek active support from the agency’s network of customers and business partners in helping the community. Its first campaign will raise …
The African American Male; are they truly on the verge of extinction?
The African American Male; are they truly on the verge of extinction?
8/20/2014 7:00:00 PM
According to Reverend Eliakim Thorpe, a motivational speaker and ordained minister out of Kalamazoo Michigan, "In the aftermath of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson Missouri, where yet another unarmed African American male was shot and killed by law enforcement, we find the consciousness of America gripped again by the ongoing debate of race." Mr. Thorpe added that …
Moore Insurance Group Initiates Charity Campaign to Raise Money for the Davis Family in Spring, TX, Who Lost Their Husband and Father to Meningitis
Moore Insurance Group Initiates Charity Campaign to Raise Money for the Davis Family in Spring, TX, Who Lost Their Husband and Father to Meningitis
8/15/2014 2:18:16 PM
Spring, TX – With a new charity campaign in the Spring, TX area, Moore Insurance Group has announced that they will be raising funds to help support a local family who has lost their loving husband and father to meningitis. The family is not only grieving the loss of a loved one, but also struggling with financial issues as a consequence of losing their main household …
Helen Gurley Brown Trust Announces $7.5 Million Grant to American Museum of Natural History to Create "BridgeUp: STEM" Program
8/15/2014 12:57:34 PM
The Helen Gurley Brown Trust today announced a gift of $7.5 million to the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) to establish BridgeUp: STEM, a program for young women and low-income New York City youth to explore computer science and coding through projects that tackle real-world problems. BridgeUp: STEM will inspire young women in high school and college, and underserved …
How to Stop Bullying and How to Stop Cyber Bullying: Veteran Australian Teacher Reveals
8/12/2014 12:05:57 AM
VICTORIA, Australia, August 2014 – Bullying, and in particular bullying in schools , is a deliberate and persistent cruelty that affects all types of personalities and groups from around the world. Some people have a desire to try to control others, particularly in response to an overall lack of control in their own lives. The feelings and messages imparted to a bullied …
Tunnell Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Chicago, IL Area and Debuts With a Campaign to Help Save Abandoned Babies
Tunnell Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Chicago, IL Area and Debuts With a Campaign to Help Save Abandoned Babies
8/11/2014 3:39:27 PM
Tunnell Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Chicago, IL Area and Debuts With a Campaign to Help Save Abandoned Babies Tunnell Insurance Agency launches a local charity program in the Chicago, IL area to seek active support from the agency’s network of valued customers and business partners in helping the community. Its first campaign will raise …
KidKraft Introduces “Lil’ Symphony” Line of Musical Instruments
8/11/2014 12:07:02 PM
DALLAS, Texas (August 11, 2014) -- KidKraft, a Dallas-based manufacturer and distributor of children’s toys and furniture, is thrilled to announce a new musical instruments concept — Lil’ Symphony — available for summer 2014. Young children can now explore the magical world of music with this line of play instruments. A first-of-its-kind addition to KidKraft’s line, the …
UNICEF: Indigenous children left behind in their countries’ progress
UNICEF: Indigenous children left behind in their countries’ progress
8/9/2014 11:12:42 AM
Indigenous children continue to miss out on their rights and face discrimination on a daily basis, UNICEF said to mark the 2014 International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. The organization said despite significant gains for children since the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1989, the world has not delivered upon its commitments to indigenous …
Georgia Regents University Helping to Create A New Generation of Medical Researchers Through LabTV
Georgia Regents University Helping to Create A New Generation of Medical Researchers Through LabTV
8/7/2014 5:05:40 PM
STAMFORD, CT – LabT V, an online video platform that showcases short, human interest videos of young medical scientists, announced that Georgia Regents University in Augusta, Georgia has agreed to work with LabTV filmmakers to create these short videos that inspire the next generation of medical researchers. Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the U.S. National Institutes of …