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Dartmouth College researchers found that kids in rural poverty score significantly lower on visual, but higher on verbal of working memory tests than their urban counterparts.
Through collective efforts, the Glenwood Community Development Initiative brings change to the Glenwood community by building houses, managing renovations and necessary demolitions, running clean ups...more
At an apex forum entitled "The Role of Civil Society in promoting Education", civil society leaders convene at All India Muslim Majlis-E-Mushawarat to speak about the educational conditions that...more
At the annual Northeast Missouri Development Partnership conference held at A.T. Still University in Kirksville, Dane Stangler, director of Research and Policy at the Kauffman Foundation, emphasizes...more
Entrepreneur and co-founder of Kiva.org, Jessica Jackley, presented the Tanner Lecture on Ethics, Citizenship, and Public Responsibility at Syracuse University's Maxwell School.
Here, she gave...more
The RBS Citizens Financial Group (RBSCFG) pledges a five-year, $1 billion in funding for affordable housing and community development projects.
The funding made through the program are part of the...more
Save Home Health representatives participated in a press conference to raise awareness about the Medicare cuts to home health funding that went into effect on January 1 as part of the Affordable Care...more
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is moving forward to continue ironing out technology issues to enhance consumer access to online health insurance exchange websites that went live...more