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Purdue University Global to celebrate First-Generation College Student Day with scholarship program

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — To celebrate First-Generation College Student Day on Monday (Nov. 8), Purdue University Global will launch a scholarship program for its first-generation students.

“First-generation students make up almost half of the students at Purdue Global,” Chancellor Frank Dooley said. “We are proud to have them as part of our family and congratulate them for their achievement in pursuing a college education. We will continue to work to identify ways to support them.”

The inaugural recipients of the Purdue Global First-Generation College Student Scholarship will be announced Nov. 8, 2022. Honorees will receive $500 toward their Purdue Global

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For Fifth Year, Next Day Animations Runs Scholarship Program for Young Women of Color

BALTIMORE, Nov. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Next Day Animations, an award-winning explainer video company, is reopening the Illustrating Awesomeness Scholarship for the fifth consecutive year. Illustrating Awesomeness is a scholarship opportunity for young women or gender non-conforming individuals of color who are actively working to change the world. 

Since the program launched in 2016, the scholarship has been awarded to young people pursuing degrees in fields such as education, nursing, art, and engineering. Recipients have attended universities and colleges across the country, including Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Spelman College, and California State University. 

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The New York TimesThe Big Question of the 2022 Midterms: How Will the Suburbs Swing?Democrats and Republicans are already jockeying for a crucial voting bloc that soured on Donald Trump, tilted to Joe Biden and now holds the …1 day ago

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Community celebrates newly renamed Frisco History Day

Angie and Titus Crews pan for gold as part of Frisco History Day, Saturday, July 10, 2021. The day included a picnic in the park, town tours, gold panning, lawn games, a pie-baking contest and live music.
Photo by Ashley Low / Ashley Low Photography

Frisco Founder’s Day is an annual event hosted by the Frisco Historic Park & Museum that’s been a cherished tradition by town officials, residents and visitors alike. This year, the event was rebranded to Frisco History Day to reflect the community’s entire past, and with it came some changes to the activity lineup.

The first

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