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Grad student’s creativity, passion for teaching earns him Graduate Assistant of the Year award

Ball State University offers graduate assistantship positions for nearly 1,000 students on campus each year. And every year from that pool of students, one is chosen to receive the Graduate Assistant of the Year award. 472 more words

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This Week in History August 14-20, 2016 Rear Adm. François Joseph Paul, comte de Grasse, Don Francisco Saavedra de Sangronis, and "the women of Havana." (1781)

By Rick Sanders

This is the week Americans should particularly honor French Rear Adm. François Joseph Paul, comte de Grasse, the Spaniard Don Francisco Saavedra de Sangronis, and “the women of Havana.” 321 more words

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Yorktown's First Vape Shop Is On The Way

The Yorktown economy will be receiving a boost soon as our very first vape shop is on the way courtesy of Vape Escape. It is located in the Maria’s Pizza shopping center, where an old computer repair shop was located (how did that place stay in business?). 150 more words

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Six Signing Signers

Part Two of Six
(for part one, click here)

The financier. Those two words explain the importance of Robert Morris, the Liverpool, England born Pennsylvanian transplant. 984 more words

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1st Annual Yorktown / Poquoson Quiz

This quiz appeared recently in the weekly Yorktown Crier / Poquoson Post (Virginia) newspaper.  Try to solve without Googling first.  Spoiler Alert-Answers are at bottom  of page. 421 more words