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Casual Cowboy

Alexx is wearing my new Western Stitched Boots along with some other low cost finds from around the grid.  By way of full disclosure on the boots, he had to adjust his avatar hover in the edit appearance panel so the boots would ride a bit more beneath the jeans than normal.   125 more words

Other Things Of Interest

First-of-its-Kind Mental Health Impact Assessment Released Today: Why It Matters

The Adler School of Professional Psychology Institute on Social Exclusion (ISE) today unveiled the results of its Mental Health Impact Assessment (MHIA), the first-of-its-kind study in the United States. 75 more words


Crane Manufacturers Association of America Releases Newly Revised Crane Operator's Manual

The Crane Manufacturers Association of America, Inc. (CMAA) has released Specification 79, the newly revised 2012 Crane Operator’s Manual. This 32-page manual was prepared by the Engineering Committee of CMAA as a replacement of the original… 342 more words

Industry News

New EEOC guidance on arrest records and hiring decisions: Working with communities on their rights to accessing jobs

After more than 20 years, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) this spring revised its policy guidance on employers’ use of arrest records in making hiring decisions. 604 more words

Social Issues

Examining sexuality, identity, culture, and race: The 2012 Multifacted Themes of Diversity Conference

Do social movements need icons?  How do race, class, gender, and sexuality dictate who becomes an icon, who is a foot-soldier, and who makes movement really function? 470 more words

Social Issues

A day of unity in Englewood

About 100 volunteers in bright green T-shirts split up into groups Saturday and cleaned main thoroughfares and yards in Englewood, clearing away much of the litter that has long plagued the neighborhood’s streets and lots. 335 more words