Jean Rhys (born Ella Gwendolyn Rees Williams, 24 August 1890 – 14 May 1979) was a British-Dominican writer.
She was born and grew up in Dominica, and moved to England when she was 16. 203 more words
The Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced that it will pilot the use of PayNow to disburse Edusave Award monies to Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and polytechnic students in 2018 for greater convenience and efficiency, in line with Singapore’s efforts to become a Smart Nation. 386 more words
Depending on how you see it, Wednesday afternoon’s meeting between congressional leaders in both parties and the White House about immigration — and, specifically, about the future of the 690,000 unauthorized immigrants who are losing their work permits and deportation protections thanks to President Donald Trump’s September decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program — is either great news or a sign of despair. 1,731 more words