Month: September, 2018

Jordan to Present the Allen J. Koppenhaver Literary Lecture
Education

Jordan to Present the Allen J. Koppenhaver Literary Lecture

The 2018-2019 Wittenberg Series will continue with the annual Allen J. Koppenhaver Literary Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, featuring novelist Hillary Jordan presenting “On the Writing Life” in Bayley Auditorium of the Barbara Deer Kuss Science Center. Raised in Texas and Oklahoma, Jordan is the author of the international bestseller Mudbound, which was…

Project Jericho Chalking Up Another Festival for Budding Artists, Families
Education

Project Jericho Chalking Up Another Festival for Budding Artists, Families

Project Jericho, Clark State Community College’s youth outreach program, will present the second annual Chalktoberfest chalk-art festival and contest on Saturday, October 6. The festival will also include the annual Project Scare-a-Crow finale: “Crows Incognito.” “Last year, it was estimated that 3,000 people attended the festival,” said Lauren Houser, director of Project Jericho. “If the…

Warriors Find Veteran Peer Support During Laser Combat Games
Lifestyle, News

Warriors Find Veteran Peer Support During Laser Combat Games

Injured veterans and guests used state-of-the-art laser guns to simulate an energy-charged combat mission during a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) connection event. “I was motivated to sign up because I was feeling lonely and disconnected from the veteran community,” said Air Force veteran Tamara O’Donnell. “Working my way through the course as part of…

Sopher Inspires Community Through Service Learning
Education

Sopher Inspires Community Through Service Learning

As an award-winning lecturer at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, Melinda Sopher has certainly had a positive impact on her students. What may be more surprising, however, is the number of lives she has touched beyond her classroom walls, thanks to the service-learning course she teaches and her personal commitment to volunteering. An expert…

EF Hutton Talks Conference on Social Capital Oct 20 at Antioch College
Local, Top Story, Uncategorized

EF Hutton Talks Conference on Social Capital Oct 20 at Antioch College

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – EF Hutton, Inc., has opened free, public registration for the “EF Hutton Talks Conference Series : Social Capital,” Saturday, October 20th at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. The conference will cover issues surrounding changes in social capital due to social media and the devaluation of individual users and the content they…

Business Owners’ Increased Use of Technology Creates New Gateways for Cyber-Criminals
Business

Business Owners’ Increased Use of Technology Creates New Gateways for Cyber-Criminals

COLUMBUS, Ohio /PRNewswire/ — Using connected technologies like artificial intelligence, drones, robotics or wearable sensors can increase a business’s likelihood of being a cyber-attack victim because these technologies give cyber-criminals new access points into a company’s IT infrastructure if not properly protected. 91 percent of business owners use one of these technologies – and 48 percent…

CVS Health Announces Commitment to Build a Healthier Ohio
Lifestyle, News

CVS Health Announces Commitment to Build a Healthier Ohio

CVS Health announced a series of community investments to improve the health and wellness of local communities in Ohio. More than $150,000 in new grants will help support Ohio nonprofits helping to mitigate prescription drug abuse and expand access to quality, convenient and affordable care across the state. “We are committed to making meaningful investments…

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“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career, I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and I missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”

— Michael Jordan

 

 

“If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey

 

“Remember no one can make you feel inferior in life without your consent.”

— Eleanor Roosevelt

 

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”

— Stephen Covey

 

“We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.”

— Ronald Reagan

 

 

 

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