USF team receives grant to help caregivers support preschoolers’ mental health

A USF research team has received a $50,000 grant from the Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood to launch a new project that will help caregivers identify early warning signs of mental health issues in young children. The project, titled “Project Begin Well,” will increase caregivers—including parents, early childhood educators and school personnel’s—mental health literacy and use of critical support services available for preschool-aged children (3-5 years old). The goal of the project is to encourage the early adoption of supports for young children and to reduce stigmas often associated with using mental…

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Exeter-Milligan high schooler receives 80K scholarship

The Horne family stand together as Hannah Horne is presented a $80,000 scholarship check to attend the College of Saint Mary. From left to right, Ben Horne, Hannah Horne, Connie Horne, and Caleb Horne. News-Times/Steph Peyatt EXETER — Hannah Horne, a senior at Exeter-Milligan High School, was surprised with the Marie Curie Scholarship on Monday afternoon, which is a $80,000 scholarship from the College of Saint Mary in Omaha. Patricia Saavedra, the director of enrollment services at CSM, visited Exeter-Milligan High School to present the check to Horne in front…

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Kent State receives $1 million grant for distance-learning translation program

Kent State University has received a $1 million grant to develop a distance-learning translation studies program. (Karen Farkas, cleveland.com) KENT, Ohio – Kent State University has received a $1 million grant to develop a state-of-the-art distance learning translation studies program. The Institute for Applied Linguistics received the grant from from the Gawlicki Family Foundation of Hartford, Connecticut. The institute was founded at Kent State in 1988 and serves more than 100 undergraduate and graduate students. It is the only program that offers training from the bachelor’s level to doctorate, and it…

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Brownsville ISD ROTC Student Receives Scholarship to Texas A&M University

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – A member of Brownsville Veteran’s High School ROTC will be heading to college with a big chunk of change in his pocket. Dalton Romain held a check of $180,000 for an ROTC Scholarship to Texas A&M University. The young man smiled as speakers talked about his school record and how determined he was to win the large sum of cash. Those who know Dalton, figured he would get the scholarship. Among those in attendance were his proud mom and fellow classmates. Proudly dressed in his ROTC uniform, …

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Navient Corp. (NAVI) Receives $15.75 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

Navient Corp. (NASDAQ:NAVI) has been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the nine analysts that are currently covering the firm. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $15.75. Several research analysts have recently weighed in on NAVI shares. Zacks Investment Research raised Navient Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report…

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