My New Year’s resolution for 2013 was to eat healthier and run a 5k. Who would’ve thought cutting out french fries and soda would darn near kill me…. 680 more words
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N. D. Wilson is a classically trained author. He graduated from Logos School, a classical and Christian school much like New Covenant School.
Since graduating he has gone on to be the best-selling author of the 100 Cupboards series (Random House), Leepike Ridge (Random House), and Notes from the Tilt-A-Whirl (Thomas Nelson). 99 more words
Website link: http://www.nufc.co.uk/page/Foundation/News/0,,10278~3770564,00.html
Twenty-one 16 and 17 year olds have taken part in the Foundation’s National Citizen Service course, which kicked off with an adventurous weekend in Allendale. 520 more words
Seán F. Murphy (2014), Bordered citizenship: National identities, transnational lives and the limitation of the UK’s National Citizen Service
This article offers a critical look at the UK Government’s flagship youth citizenship policy the National Citizen Service (NCS). It draws upon contemporary European research, debates and policy agendas around youth democracy and social integration to provide a contextual background for analysing why some EU nation states citizenship programmes fail to reflect young people’s lives today. 131 more words