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Wedding Photography Checklist
Hiring a professional wedding photographer will assure that you’ll get polished photographs with a particular detail and styling perfect for your big day. There are certain questions you’ll want to ask a wedding photographer before hiring them.

Learn Photography Online for Free from Harvard University
Available as a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) offered by ALISON, Harvard University’s Digital Photography Course will teach you the fundamentals of photography, ranging from topics like composition, lighting, and even the software tools that can help …

How to Teach Kids Photography
You all know that I LOVE taking pictures – and I love sharing that love with others. I was recently asked if I would teach a kids’ photography class, and I thought it was a great idea! It was seriously SO FUN, my favorite kids’ “craft” class I …


VC Fund Economics

VC Fund Economics
Charlie O’Donnell, who was our first analyst at USV and who now runs his own VC fund, wrote a post yesterday outlining the economics of running a venture capital fund. Charlie’s fund, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, operates on the 2.5/20 model. That is 2.5% …

Why should I study economics? A guide for community college students
This website is for community college students considering a major in economics. It provides information on: how best to major in economics at your community college what you can do with a major in economics For additional information consult the American …

Full Disclosure in Economics— the Role of the Economic Associations
Last Thursday the Executive Committee of the American Economic Association (AEA) ratified a proposal of AEA President Robert Hall to establish a committee “to consider the Association’s existing disclosure and other ethical standards and potential …


New Dance Show ‘Step It Up’ Features Miami Dance School

New Dance Show ‘Step It Up’ Features Miami Dance School
Listen to Traci Young-Byron teach her students a modern dance class. The Young Contemporary Dance Theater sits just on the edge of Miami’s Liberty City neighborhood. Traci Young-Byron, the studio’s owner, said inside this former warehouse turned dance …
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To Dance in Ancient Egypt
Party boats are small craft that cruise out on the Nile, usually for thirty minutes or as long as an hour, carrying typical Egyptians for a bit of cheap entertainment. Music blares loudly, and part of the fun is the spontaneous dancing. Women in modern …

Kenya’s uneasy dance with Bitcoin
The immutability feature within the Blockchain technology is what has powered Bitcoin and other crypto-currencies into high value global fame. It is also the same feature that makes Blockchain technology applicable to many other diverse fields that are …


How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?

How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?
TUESDAY, Sept. 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Playing video games might improve a child’s motor skills, reaction time and even academic performance, but new research shows that too much gaming can be linked to social and behavioral problems. Spanish …
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Detox For Video Game Addiction?
At an addiction treatment center in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands, teenagers and young adults begin detox by admitting they are powerless over their addiction. But these addicts aren’t hooked on drugs or alcohol. They are going cold turkey to break their …
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GAMR: A Video Game ETF For All-Pro Investors
You don’t need to ever hold a controller, flip on a console or have your Kinect creepily follow you across the room to appreciate video gaming. All you have to do is love money. Video gaming is a rapid-growth tech industry that’s seeing its fortunes simply …
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Attendees Confirmed For Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards

Attendees Confirmed For Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards
BAFTA Guru is BAFTA’s content hub for career starters packed full of inspirational videos, podcasts and interviews. Whether you’ve taken your first steps in the industry or are just starting out, you’ll find plenty here to motivate and help you along …

‘Shtisel’ Fills a Void in Israeli Television
The creators of the new hit Israeli Hebrew-language TV drama series “Shtisel,” which debuted earlier this summer on the YES cable channel, are pleased by the series’s popularity; however, they say they are not surprised by it. The unique appeal of …
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NCAA Hockey: Current NCHC Television Deal is Unacceptable
The National Collegiate Hockey Conference will launch its new website on August first, and a full CBS Sports Network broadcast schedule was announced today as well. Yippy Skippy! Good times have come our way. Then, I read this newspaper article in the …
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Data and Economics 101

Data and Economics 101
As more organizations try to determine where best to deploy their limited budgets to support data and analytics initiatives, they realize a need to ascertain the financial value of their data and analytics – which means basic economic concepts are coming …

Department of Economics
The Department of Economics has been at the forefront of economics education and research in Australia since the founding of the University in 1961. We are committed to providing an inspiring educational and co-curricular experience to all our students …

Education Economics publishes Sheridan’s research on class length
Brandon Sheridan, an assistant professor of economics, co-published a paper showing that long classes may be more convenient for students, but decreases their ability to retain information. Brandon Sheridan, assistant professor of economics in the Martha …
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Emerald Expositions Acquires Antique Jewelry Fairs

Emerald Expositions Acquires Antique Jewelry Fairs
Tradeshow company, Emerald Expositions, Inc., is set to expand its jewelry and watch portfolio through the acquisition of George Little Management LLC for $ 335 million, according to a joint statement from the two companies. GLM, based in White Plains, NY …
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Art Basel Miami Beach 2016 and Satellite Fairs Guide
Art Basel is almost upon us. However, if you think the art hubbub stays contained to the Miami Beach Convention Center, you couldn’t be more wrong. In addition to the prestigious Swiss import, Miami and Miami Beach will host over 20 satellite fairs …
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Science Fairs 2.0
The science fair is a nearly century-old right of passage for students. What role does the traditional science fair play in the digital age? How can these competitions be reworked to include broader participation and encourage students, and teachers, to …
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Arts, crafts fair helps animal protection

Arts, crafts fair helps animal protection
Arts, crafts fair helps animal protection The inaugural Purrs in the City arts and crafts show was held Saturday in the St. Augustine Parish Hall in Jeffersonville Check out this story on
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Arts & Crafts Festival Tents Damaged By Wind
Some people who live in our stretch of the Gulf Coast will be cleaning up today after a band of severe storms swept through last night leaving some damage behind. A tornado was reported near Saucier, Mississippi– not far from Gulfport. In Alabama, there …
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Bihar Diwas: 50 stalls to showcase arts, crafts
PATNA: The Upendra Maharathi Shilp Anusandhan Sansthan will put up at least 50 arts and crafts stalls at the three-day Bihar Diwas celebrations at Gandhi Maidan from March 22. “Altogether 55 artists will showcase their skills and artworks during the …
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The Friday Five – Healthcare and the 2016 Election

The Friday Five – Healthcare and the 2016 Election
There is quite a lot to discuss this election season and the direction in which healthcare should go is one of the hot topics. This week’s Friday Five includes a Healthcare De Jure one hour special that focuses on the impact the 2016 election will have …

Healthcare Metro Monitor Supplement
Our Healthcare Metro Monitor Supplement tracks the role of healthcare in economic recession and recovery in the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas. The implementation of the Affordable Care Act and pressures to contain costs, expand access to care …
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Axxess Healthcare Pilots Program to ‘Uberize’ Home Healthcare
Axxess, a home health technology company focusing on cloud-based software and services, is piloting an app that will connect home health agencies with qualified clinicians to provide care to patients 24/7. Named AxxessCARE, this “uberization” of …
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Churches and non-profits can now play politics thanks to Trump

Churches and non-profits can now play politics thanks to Trump
To mark the “National Day of Prayer” today, Trump will make good on a campaign promise to eliminate the so-called Johnson Amendment, an arcane bit of 1950s-era lawmaking that does two things: 1. It bars charitable organizations, non-profit groups and …
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CNN Politics launches STATE
CNN Politics announced today the official launch of STATE – a digital magazine that examines the American experience through a political lens. STATE features in-depth digital enterprise stories, covering America at this historic juncture with compelling …
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2017: The year that will be in N.J. politics
TRENTON — It can’t be disputed: 2016 was a wild year in national politics. Now that the calendar has turned to 2017, it’s New Jersey’s turn for drama. Gov. Chris Christie is nearing the end of his second and final term with vows to go out fighting, a …
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