History is often reduced to a handful of memorable moments and events. In Black history, those events often include courageous stories like those of The Underground Railroad and historic moments like the famous “I Have a Dream” speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. But these are only a few of the significant and important events to know and remember.
Organizations of all shapes and sizes need accountants - small businesses, major corporations, banks, investment firms, and governmental units at the local, state, and federal levels. Do some research and you will find that accounting consistently ranks among the leading careers in America.
Fruit and Vegetables: More Matters
Make fruits and veggies about half of what you eat, every time you eat.
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I had a great visit with Academic Chairs Jim McGee (Business), Ann Bikofsky (Accounting) and Erica Schacht (General Education). They came armed with some great ideas and reflections on how to continue to best serve our students and each other.
Some of the great ideas discussed involved professional development and online learning for ground based students.
Professor Janet Thompson’s Management Applications and Theory group welcomed me several weeks ago. Professor Thompson invited me to participate via VoiceThread, which I did. We discussed Quality Management and The Female Factor. I have to tell the truth – I was not an intense participant, as technology got in my way! I was away for part of the week and did not get to respond to every student’s comments, and had to opt for written comments rather than voice a few times. However,
Summer is upon us. Lots of partying, sunbathing, and enjoying time spent with families and friends. The last thing we want to think about is watching what we eat. Why should we? After all, we have earned the right to have fun and celebrate.
Yet, lurking in our body could be a potentially deadly disease called colorectal cancer. Many of us have never even heard of it let alone think that it could ever affect them.
When Memorial Day hits, most of us eagerly plunge into a long-awaited summer mode – beaches, barbecues, and amusement parks. We cannot help but to start savoring summer’s pleasures. But on nature’s calendar the season of summer doesn’t officially start until the Summer Solstice. And from ancient cultures until today, the Summer Solstice has presented a great opportunity to claim nature’s ripened abundance for ourselves.
Over a year ago I learned that Adobe began providing a virtual school and library of resources that goes beyond articles and references that one would regularly find searching the Web. Located here, the site is organized and categorized into Self-Paced Workshops, Collaborative Courses, and Live Events. These are the main features in addition to the previously alluded to articles, references, and other available online resources.