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Global Campus Chancellor appointed President-Elect of UPCEA Board of Directors – WSU Insider

Washington State University Campus World Chancellor Dave Cillay has been appointed by UPCEA as president-elect of the organization’s board of directors. UPCEA is a Washington, DC-based association of college and university leaders in professional, continuing, and online education. Cillay has served on the organization’s board of directors for three years and was selected as secretary […]

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WTA suspends tournaments in China over Peng concerns

Dec. 1 (Reuters) – The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) on Wednesday announced the immediate suspension of all tournaments in China over concerns over the welfare of former world number one doubles Peng Shuai and the safety of others players. The US-based tour’s decision to pull out of one of its biggest markets has been applauded […]

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State MMA Championship organized by the Telangana association

Hyderabad: The Telangana Mixed Martial Arts Association (TAMMA) hosted the 8th Telangana State Level Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Championship 2021 on November 27-28 at Chaderghat Victory Stadium, attended by around 200 athletes from all over the state. The winners of the MMA India sanctioned championship would be selected for the Bangalore Open MMA Championship. The […]

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Jamaican Karate Gains Global Affiliation | Sports

KINGSTON: FOR THE Jamaican Karate Federation, Thursday will remain a red letter day as the local sports body has been officially accepted by the World Karate Federation (WKF), after a provisional membership. Jamaica recently competed at the 25th Karate World Championships earlier this month in Dubai, and that’s where the historic occasion unfolded as the […]

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Jane Milza dies at 87. The Editor-in-Chief of Advance Food has scoured the neighborhood – and the world – in search of a great culinary story.

Jane Clare Tierney Milza, 87, of Grasmere, retired food and wine editor of Staten Island Advance, and a 2015 Advance successful woman, died Thursday, November 25. Jane was born on April 8, 1934 in Bayonne, NJ, to Edward A. Tierney and Mildred Tierney. She is survived by her beloved husband, Edward F. Milza, and her […]

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Sheraton Manila Bay Wins Philippine Culinary Cup Awards

Sheraton Manila Bay Sous Chef Daryl Vance Yulo Sy (3rd from left) wins silver and bronze awards at the Philippine Culinary Cup. With him are (left to right) Kenneth Cacho, Unilever Country Executive Chef; Kit Carpio, Senior Deputy Chef at Hilton Manila; and Tito Sean, former president of LTB Chefs Association Philippines. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO The […]

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Gulf Qatari Classic Cars Association becomes member of FIVA

Gulf Qatari Classic Cars Association Board Chairman Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al Thani and Vice Chairman Omar Hussein Al Fardan at the Qatar Classic Car Exhibition 2021, which concluded yesterday. Doha: The Gulf Qatari Classic Cars Association is now a member and official representative of the country within the International Federation of Vintage Vehicles (FIVA) […]

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Ireland’s Lawlor triumphs at European Association of Disabled Golfers final in Dubai

Irishman Brendan Lawlor poses with the trophy after winning the European Disabled Golfers Association final in Dubai by four strokes at Jumeirah Golf Estates. Gulf today, Journalist Irishman Brendan Lawlor finished a strong individual year by winning the European Disabled Golfers Association (EDGA) Dubai final by four strokes at Jumeirah Golf Estates. Lawlor clocked a […]

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Gambia secures additional funds to improve health care

WASHINGTON, November 19, 2021—Today, the World Bank Board of Directors approved additional funding of $ 50 million from the International Development Association (IDA) * to improve the quality and use of essential health services in The Gambia . The essential health strengthening project will finance the construction and equipment of an intensive care unit of […]

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Qualcomm CEO Cristiano Amon elected President of the Semiconductor Industry Association

The Board of Directors of the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today elected Cristiano Amon President and CEO of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), as 2022 President. Matt Johnson, President of Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB ), was elected vice-president of the SIA. SIA represents 98% of the US semiconductor industry by revenue and nearly two-thirds of non-US […]