MissoulianUM yields trio of Montana-native Truman Scholarship finalistsThree University of Montana seniors were named as national finalists for the prestigious Truman Scholarship, the nation's premier graduate …20 hours ago

MissoulianUM yields trio of Montana-native Truman Scholarship finalistsThree University of Montana seniors were named as national finalists for
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U.S. economy to have its own form of the ‘roaring twenties’: Morgan Stanley

Kathy Entwistle, Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, joins Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous to discuss outlook on the economy and the future of sustainable investing.

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ALEXIS CHRISTOFOROUS: I want to get back to the broader market now. We saw that all three major stock indexes bouncing back nicely from the sell-off we saw yesterday. I want to bring in Kathy Entwistle now, managing director at Morgan Stanley. So Kathy, if you look at the economic data out just this morning, US private sector output growth hitting a fresh series high. You’ve got March single home sales up 20%. Is

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8 of the most notorious Ponzi schemes in US history

But in this particular case, his name isn’t Bernie Madoff. It’s Ian Bick.

By 2013, Bick was an 18-year-old event promoter with multiple businesses in Danbury, Connecticut. On the outside, they seemed to be the successful ventures of an entrepreneurial prodigy. But behind the scenes, “it was a free-for-all s**tshow,” Bick says in “Generation Hustle,” HBO Max’s new anthology series about the young, ambitious and fraudulent.

While Bick says he wasn’t trying to run a Ponzi scheme — “I looked at it as taking one loan to pay off another loan,” Bick explains in the series — the feds disagreed.
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Proposed Social Justice Resources to support WCSD English Language Arts

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) -Textbooks for kindergarten through fifth grade may soon have updated content.

Washoe County School District plans to provide teachers and students with a lens into past and current events to help create a deeper understanding of society. Dr. Kristen Mcneill, Washoe County School District superintendent, said this would expand student’s cultural knowledge. It uses personal experiences and history to analyze text.

“It is really based around concerns, what is happening in our communities, and how can I be a better community member,” said Mcneill.

The district would have to introduce materials in an age-appropriate way. Educators would

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Fox News awards second annual Charles Krauthammer memorial scholarship

Fox News has awarded its second annual Charles Krauthammer memorial scholarship, the company announced this week.

Marin Martin, the daughter of Fox News digital senior opinion editor Lynne Jordal Martin, will be awarded the prize of $2,000 per college year for a maximum of four years.

Martin is a senior at Rye High School just outside New York and will attend college this fall to study English literature.

“We are proud to continue the tradition of honoring Charles Krauthammer’s storied legacy with this year’s memorial scholarship recipient,” Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott said in a statement. “Marin Martin is

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JAMES BOYD: Calumet football star Mark Flores calls college scholarship ‘a gift’ from late mother | NWI Preps

“We did everything for him,” he said. “This was a very special day and a very big game. He definitely looked over us.”

Now, Mark believes he’s not only playing for CJ, but also his mother, Reva Nieto, who he said is looking over him, too.

Nieto died Feb. 2 after battling liver cirrhosis and a bout with COVID-19. She was 44.

“I know she wouldn’t want me to cry, even though I did,” Mark said. “She always wanted me to keep going, that’s what she always told me. ‘Keep going and chase after your dreams.’ And she always told

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500 donors create scholarship in Jackson grad’s memory

MILL CREEK — Reed Baldwin will be remembered for many things: his vibrant red hair, his musical skill and his knack for making sure other people felt included.

Since the Mill Creek resident died in a car crash April 1, the Baldwin family has learned a lot about how many people he touched. He was 22.

To help his memory live on, his family created a scholarship fund for Henry M. Jackson High School students who share his passions for music and robotics.

In less than a month, over 500 people have donated more than $55,000.

“We never imagined the

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Kait8Piggott to rename stadium after Hunter Midkiff, family creates scholarship fundIf anybody knew Hunter, they knew he was all about his family, friends, and this school and this community,” John Midkiff, Hunter's father said.1 day ago

Kait8Piggott to rename stadium after Hunter Midkiff, family creates scholarship
fundIf anybody knew Hunter, they knew he was all about his family, friends, and
this school and this community,” John Midkiff, Hunter’s father said.1 day ago… Read More

Elizabeth Esteban, daughter of farmworkers, defies odds with full scholarship to Harvard

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Growing up in California’s Coachella Valley, the daughter of immigrant farmworkers, Elizabeth Esteban dreamed of going to Harvard. Her dream is coming true, with a full scholarship. Her message for others: “Don’t live a life regretting and questioning what if I did try.”

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Twiggs County senior Aylah Birks gets The Gates Scholarship

The Gates Scholarship is highly selective and is given to accomplished, minority, high school seniors, according to the foundation.

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ga. — In March, we first reported on Twiggs County senior, Aylah Birks, who was accepted into over 80 colleges with more than $2.2 million in scholarship offers.

She’s now been accepted into over 100 colleges with more than $4.5 million in scholarship offers, but one of them stands out above the rest.

“Aylah was eager to learn; she wanted to learn,” said her mother, Cindy Curry Birks.

That passion brought Birks some amazing accomplishments — she was one of

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