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What tips can help educators convert in-person courses to online instruction?

What are the special or unique challenges of adapting medical education to online delivery, and how can those be addressed or overcome?

CNN: Dalai Lama Fast Facts

The Dalai Lamas are considered the manifestations of the Bodhisattva (Buddha) of Compassion, who chose to reincarnate to serve the people.

Where does the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program stand?

How would you characterize the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program – a repudiation of...

Why are familiar brands with Black images getting a rethink?

Editor’s note: Aunt Jemima is retiring. Uncle Ben is changing. Mrs. Butterworth is getting a review. One way or another, these and other...

How will public spaces change as result of the COVID-19 pandemic?

Editor’s note: Restaurants, hair salons and retail businesses are reopening throughout the country – many under safety guidelines that call for outdoor...

BBC: Sir Ian Holm: Lord of the Rings and Alien star dies aged 88

Stage and film actor Sir Ian Holm, who played Bilbo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings films, has died aged 88.

What can police trainers learn from the current crisis?

Editor’s note: Police reform is on the national agenda in response to the choking death of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police...

BBC: Jean Kennedy Smith: Last JFK sibling and US envoy dies aged 92

Jean Kennedy Smith, a US envoy who played a key role in Northern Ireland peace process, has died aged 92.

Is it possible to overcome our biases in the face of conflict?

The images in the media have been strong and often disturbing in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of...

NPR: Christo, Famous For His Monumental Works Of Art, Dies At 84

Artist Christo Vladimirov Javacheff, who was known for creating monumental works of art that played off of their environment in cities around...

Will movie theaters survive COVID-19?

The season of blockbusters is upon us, but theaters have been empty for months – and it’s unclear what they’ll show, or...

BBC: A tiny ‘country’ between France and Switzerland

In the Saugeais valley, there’s a tiny micronation with its own flag. It’s not recognised by the French state, but that hasn’t...

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[Illinois] Verizon 5G Innovation Hub Opens at Research Park

CHAMPAIGN — Verizon Business continues to accelerate the development of real-world 5G use cases with the rollout of its latest 5G Innovation Hub at...