Category : Virginia

Southeast / Virginia - 3 months ago

TARSHIA STANLEY

TARSHIA STANLEY was named dean of the School of Humanities, Arts and Sciences at St. Catherine University. Stanley previously served as director of E.W. Githii Honors Program and associate professor of English at Spelman College. She received her ba...

Southeast / Virginia - 3 months ago

CHRISTINE D. BOYD

August 8, 2018 | : CHRISTINE D. BOYD has been selected as the director of media relations for The University of Akron’s Department of Communications and Marketing. She previously served as executive director of marketing and chief public and med...

Southeast / Virginia - 3 months ago

YAN SEARCY

YAN SEARCY has been named dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at California State University, Northridge, effective August 20. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame, a master’s degree from the University o...

Southeast / Virginia - 3 months ago

Six 'ineffective' Terwilliger teachers moved

At least six teachers at Terwilliger Elementary School have been removed from the staff after the state deemed them “ineffective.” The measuring stick used to determine the teachers' effectiveness is called the Value Added Model (VAM), a complex fo...

Southeast / Virginia - 3 months ago

Florida schools struggle to meet security rule

In districts that won't have full staffing in place when classes start, local law enforcement agencies are filling gaps by taking officers off the street or paying overtime. FORT LAUDERDALE — Florida reacted to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High Scho...

Southeast / Virginia - 3 months ago

Some workers find fun, not angst, on the job

Workers at Pepine Realty don’t just help clients find the right home for their family or business, but they also talk about books, volunteer in the community, host themed potlucks and relax with monthly office yoga — all on the clock. Nine Gainesvi...

Southeast / Virginia - 3 months ago

Gainesville sues former commissioner

Andrew Caplan @AACaplan Monday Aug 6, 2018 at 6:05 PM Aug 7, 2018 at 1:02 PM According to court records, Long failed to pay his local business taxes from 2015 to 2018. The city of Gainesville is suing former county and city commissioner Rodney Long...