Shared governance task force to hold town halls this week – The GW Hatchet

Shared governance task force to hold town halls this week – The GW Hatchet

Media credit: Danielle Towers | Assistant photo editor The chair of the board of trustees, Grace Speights, said at a faculty Senate meeting in September that the trustees spent the summer meeting with outside advisors to discuss how the university should approach shared governance. The university’s shared governance task force will hold four town hall … Read more

Search continues for Sydney father who went missing while swimming in the Hawkesbury River

Search continues for Sydney father who went missing while swimming in the Hawkesbury River

An extensive search is underway for the body of a Sydney father who went missing while swimming in the Hawkesbury River. Emergency services were called to Laughtondale, near Wisemans Ferry, after 32-year-old Sky Chan was reported missing at 6.10pm yesterday. Oatley’s father was on holiday with the family when he jumped into the water and … Read more

Turvey Park Artist Eli Sullivan Selected as a Finalist of National Portrait Gallery’s Little Darlings Youth Portrait Prize | The Daily Advertiser

Turvey Park Artist Eli Sullivan Selected as a Finalist of National Portrait Gallery’s Little Darlings Youth Portrait Prize |  The Daily Advertiser

news, local news, Eli Sullivan of Turvey Park has been recognized by the National Portrait Gallery after planting his feet firmly in the art world. The six-year-old was named a finalist of the Little Darlings Youth Portrait Prize for his selected piece “ring-tail possum at night.” He and the other finalists will showcase their artwork … Read more

Poor UK households may have to spend half their income on energy, says charity | Household bills

Poor UK households may have to spend half their income on energy, says charity |  Household bills

Rising energy bills could consume more than half of some UK households’ incomes, a leading poverty charity said amid warnings that vulnerable people will be unable to eat regularly or even risk dying from the cold . The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) said that while households across the board experienced 40% to 47% from April, … Read more

Partnership Accelerates Digital Learners to Technology Apprenticeships

Partnership Accelerates Digital Learners to Technology Apprenticeships

News LBV hub Education and skills A unique model that quickly educates Skills Bootcamps students into technology apprenticeships, providing employers with the most diverse, qualified and work-ready talent, boosting jobs and prosperity in the region. Skills City, founded by IN4 Group, is expanding its relationship with the globally renowned training organization Raytheon Professional Services, as … Read more

Kaycee Madu called Edmonton police chief to discuss distracted driving ticket: Police

Kaycee Madu called Edmonton police chief to discuss distracted driving ticket: Police

Prime Minister Jason Kenney has asked Alberta’s justice minister to take “a step back” from his ministerial duties until an independent inquiry into his conduct following a distracted-driving ticket he received in 2021 is completed. Alberta’s Attorney General Kaycee Madu called the Edmonton police chief to discuss a distracted-driving ticket he had received, the Edmonton … Read more

Ottawa’s new LRT cars out for a test drive on the Trillium Line

Ottawa’s new LRT cars out for a test drive on the Trillium Line

Ottawa’s new LRT Stadler FLIRT trains were out for a test run on the Trillium line this weekend. Mayor Jim Watson shared a video of the new trains on the north-south LRT extension between the Walkley Maintenance and Storage Facility and Leitrim Station. Ottawa purchased seven four-car EMUs from manufacturer Stadler for the north-south Light … Read more