UC strike: Postdocs and researchers reach tentative deal

UC strike: Postdocs and researchers reach tentative deal

The University of California and its postdoctoral fellows and academic researchers reached a tentative agreement Tuesday that will raise their pay to one of the highest in the nation — but they still won’t return to campus in solidarity with about 36,000 graduate student employees , who continue to strike. “We are proud to have …

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Travel business is booming in India and Yatra Online is the pure game

Travel business is booming in India and Yatra Online is the pure game

By Lisa Thompson NASDAQ: UTRA READ THE FULL YTRA RESEARCH REPORT Management says travel demand remains at unprecedented levels While here in North America consumers seem to be cutting back on spending as inflation and interest rates weigh on spending, in India the consumer seems to be holding steady. The country still shows pent-up demand …

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The double impact of Marella Discovery II on tourism

The double impact of Marella Discovery II on tourism

Passengers disembark from the Marella Discovery II cruise ship docked at Port Royal in Kingston on Wednesday, November 23, 2022. (Photo: Garfield Robinson) The docking of the Marella Discovery II at Kingston’s Port Royal Terminal on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, is said to have a dual impact on Jamaica’s tourism sector and the economy as …

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Schools struggle to meet students’ mental health needs

Schools struggle to meet students’ mental health needs

School systems in the United States are struggling to find workers to address the mental health needs of students. Mental health problems among students have worsened since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Chalkbeat found that among 18 of the nation’s largest school districts, 12 started the school year this fall with fewer counselors or …

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The Lions head to Ohio for a pair of games, including a nationally televised tilt

The Lions head to Ohio for a pair of games, including a nationally televised tilt

Senior G Christian Agnew is 1 of 3 Lions averaging double figures in points so far this season Links to the story HAMMOND, La. – After a quick stop at home for a dominant win, the Southeastern Louisiana University men’s basketball team hits the road again, this time to Ohio, for two games this week, …

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Twitter’s policy on misinformation about COVID will no longer apply: NPR

Twitter’s policy on misinformation about COVID will no longer apply: NPR

Twitter will no longer enforce its policy against misinformation about COVID-19, raising concerns among public health experts and social media researchers that the change could have serious consequences if it discourages vaccination and other efforts to combat the still-spreading virus . Eagle-eyed users noticed the change Monday night, noting that a one-sentence update had been …

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Vermont city among top 10 destinations on American Express Travel list

Vermont city among top 10 destinations on American Express Travel list

IT’S BEEN CALLED ONE OF “THE MOST BEAUTIFUL TOWNS IN AMERICA”…BUT THERE’S MORE THAN MEET THE EYES TO THIS VERMONT COMMUNITY. IN THIS WEEK’S THIS IS OUR HOME, WE TRAVEL TO WOODSTOCK AND MEET A MAN WHO BRINGS SMILES TO THE STREETS… ONE CHALK DRAWING AT A TIME. THEY WERE CALLED THE “TOWN CRY”… A …

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2022 FIFA World Cup: Scenarios, standings, tiebreakers as USA to play Netherlands in head-to-head eliminations

2022 FIFA World Cup: Scenarios, standings, tiebreakers as USA to play Netherlands in head-to-head eliminations

Getty Images We’re reaching the business end of the World Cup group stage, with Groups A and B done and washed. So far, France, Portugal, England, Senegal, USA, Netherlands and Brazil have secured a place in the round of 16. Nine more will join them in the final match of each group. Qatar also joined …

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