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Other career paths to consider before College

Other career paths to consider before College

Studying for a business qualification is a popular option for people with ambition. Such qualifications provide an individual with the sort of credibility that is essential in planning a successful career path, while studying for them helps to build a solid toolkit of skills and knowledge that can be applied in a wide range of

Everything You Need To Know About Private Tutoring

Most students need help with their academic workload from time to time. Some get the help they need from teachers, siblings, parents, or friends. Others get the help they need by hiring private tutors. Private tutors generally do a good job in helping their charges to understand the material, prepare for tests, and improve their

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Mid-Winter Thoughts: A Continuum of Consciousness

Is Consciousness a Universal Aspect of Life? Many years ago, when I was harvesting peppers and tomatoes in my very first yard-garden soon after my husband got out of the navy, a friend and I got into a discussion about the then-current ‘fad’ of talking to plants (and playing them good music) on the assumption

Land Mines in the 2013 Farm Bill

Every five to seven years a re-vamped farm bill makes its way slowly through the U.S. House and Senate in slightly different versions, to be later reconciled and presented to the full Congress for vote. As usual, there are provisions, proposed new rules, and industry-sponsored riders slipped into the bills on both congressional levels that

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The Mountains Cry: A Vibrant Voice Passes On

This blog has covered many environmental issues, perhaps the one dearest to the heart has been the astounding destruction wrought by King Coal on the beautiful, peaceful, ancient mountains of southern Appalachia in the name of profit: Mountaintop Removal. The [West Virginia] State Journal reports that long-time environmental activist and tireless mountainkeeper Larry Gibson died

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