The double standard in person | Confessions of a Community College Dean

One of our largest transfer destination universities – you’ve heard of them – is teaching remotely right now. And he tells us he won’t take transfer math lessons unless the exams are taken in person. He does not give his own exams in person. Double standards in transfer are nothing …

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Gates Foundation adds a billionaire and a baroness to its board of directors | Philanthropy News

Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates are shaking up control of their $50 billion foundation, one of the most powerful philanthropic organizations in the world, fulfilling a promise made after they announced their separation last year. The Gates Foundation adds four new members to its Board of Directors: Chief Executive …

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Building Credit from Scratch: Where to Start – Savings Corner presented by Coosa Valley Credit Union

We often see advice on how to fix bad credit, but how do you build credit in the first place? Everyone starts with what’s called zero credit, which means you start with a clean slate. Having good credit is important because it tells lenders you’re trustworthy and gives you access …

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OnePlus Nord CE 2 now has a leaked launch date

Dhruv Bhutani / Android Authority TL;DR A frequent leaker has just released information about the OnePlus Nord CE 2 release date. The leaked information suggests a February 11 launch. It would seem more likely to be a Nord 2 CE, but we’ll go with the leaked information for now. OnePlus …

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Collinsville Community Raises Funds to Buy Championship Rings for Football Team

Every player on the Collinsville High School football team receives a championship ring without paying a dime. After the team made history by winning the state championship, the city stepped up to do something special for them. Reach Clothing printed 1,700 shirts and hoodies last month. Most of the proceeds …

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Rémy Cointreau sees drinkers’ taste for premium cognac generating profits

The logo of Remy Cointreau SA is pictured at its headquarters in Paris, France, January 21, 2019. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Q3 cognac sales up 19.4% lfl vs 15.1% estimate Maintains forecasts of “very strong growth” in organic profit for the year Calls …

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Biden meets with European leaders on threat of Russian invasion of Ukraine

WASHINGTON- US President Joe Biden is meeting virtually Monday afternoon with key European leaders over the lingering threat of a Russian invasion of Ukraine as he plans to send several thousand US troops to the Baltics and Europe from the east. Biden has not decided to move US military equipment …

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Western reluctance on Nord Stream II gas pipeline, SWIFT emboldens Russia

Major General Andrei Sukhovetsky, commander of the Novorossiysk Guards Mountain Air Assault … [+] division of the Russian Airborne Troops, takes part in an exercise in Opuk in March 2021. (Photo by Sergei MalgavkoTASS via Getty Images) Sergei Malgavko/TASS Like the possibility of a Russian invasion of Ukraine becomes more …

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Indian banks set for double-digit loan growth as economy gains ground

Indian banks are expected to increase lending and improve net interest margins in 2022 as they benefit from the country’s economic recovery. “Indian banks are poised to enter a growth phase, just in time to meet growing demand as the country’s economy recovers,” said Nikita Anand, associate director of credit …

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Covid-19 update: 25 new community cases, including 8 confirmed cases of Omicron

There are 25 new cases of Covid-19 in the community today, including eight confirmed cases of the Omicron variant. Photo: 123rf.com There are 13 new community cases in Auckland, four in Waikato, four in Northland, two in Nelson Tasman, one in Rotorua 1 and one in Manawatū. One of Nelson …

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