Awards

10 winners announced for $50,000 writing awards

NEW YORK (AP) — A Philadelphia-based actor-playwright and a former border patrol agent are among this year's 10 winners of $50,000 Whiting Awards for emerging artists.<p>The recipients were announced Wednesday night at a ceremony in Manhattan.<p>They include Philadelphia's James Ijames and Francisco …

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The Solid Verbal: 2017 Verbie Awards

Let’s take a 10,000-foot view of the 2016 season in order to hand out completely made up awards.<p><b>Subscribe to The Solid Verbal: iTunes | RSS</b><p><b>Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | SoundCloud</b><p>After last year’s historic, enormous Verbie Awards, the ceremony is back to its traditional, intimate …

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28 Bali hotels get Traveloka awards

Travel site Traveloka has granted awards to 28 hotels in Bali for providing the best accommodation experience to guests from January through January …

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Race hate tweak overshadows migrant awards

On the same day the spotlight shone on people rolling out the welcome mat to migrants and refugees, the nation's leaders kicked around a political …

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8 Award-Winning Bollywood Films That’ll Make You Question the Credibility of Indian Awards

Every year, the awards season in Bollywood comes with its set of controversies and yet, every year, we watch these awards. More often than not, the …

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Dolnośląskie awards four-year operating contract

POLAND: Dolnośląskie voivodship has awarded national local passenger train operator PolRegio (formerly known as Przewozy Regionalne) a contract to …

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Facebook Wants to Award Ads That Stir Emojis, Taking Entries in Categories Such as 'Laugh,' Cry' and 'Wow'

Most Popular<p>Facebook is changing its awards this year, asking agencies for their best work in categories named Laugh, Cry, Wow, Love and Act, …

Ad Age

GeekWire Awards 2017: Early-bird tickets on sale, nominations now open

The Pacific Northwest is one of the most creative and vibrant places on the planet, a mossy-covered corner of the world where remarkable innovations …

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WAN:: WAN Future Projects Residential Award 2016 Winner Announced by WAN AWARDS

Alexandra Gill

Described as a ‘necessary evil’ in the culinary world, <b>Alexandra Gill</b> sheds some insight on how judges decide which restaurants and dishes deserve the accolades<p>The restaurant-awards season is upon us. After months of bingeing, bloating and widening waistbands, the votes have been tabulated. Get the …

The Globe and Mail

A ‘Real Person’ Named Mahk Is Inserted Into the Blind Panel of Chevy’s ‘More Awards’ Commercial

Zebra Corner is back and this time they inserted a “Real Person” named Mahk into the blind panel of Chevy’s “More Awards” car commercial from earlier …

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How good is my doctor? Awards, acronyms, and anecdotes…Oh my

Choosing the right physician is critically important, but what are reliable markers for what makes a doctor good?<p>And the award goes to…<p>Physician …

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University Times » Mentoring awards announced

The Provost’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring annually recognizes outstanding mentoring of graduate students seeking a research doctorate degree. …

Education

Dog Wins All “Best Employee” Awards After His Owner Starts Working From Home

Meet Meeka, the doggie who has won a quarterly ‘best employee award’ four times in a row. Meeka and another dog named Kya, along with their dad …

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PICS: SA shots shine in World's largest photography competition

Cape Town - Travelling certainly broadens our understanding of the world, and looking at the shortlisted photographs from this year's Sony World …

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EyeCons App Awards Players With Offline Prizes

by @MediaPostOTL,<p><b>Random App of the week: Hersch Games</b> created <b>EyeCons</b>, a match-two puzzle game that awards location-specific, physical prizes. …

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NWHL Announces 2016-17 Season Awards

Tuesday the NWHL announced its awards of the 2016-17 season, despite blizzard conditions locking down the entire Northeast of the United States. …

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The Iconic Awards 2017 is Now Open for Submissions

Entries are open for architects, designers and manufacturers to submit projects for this year's ICONIC AWARDS, organized by the German Design Council.<p>…

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i-D and Fucking Young! win magazine covers of the year at Swipecast awards

<i>i-D</i> has won women’s magazine cover of the year at the Swipecast awards. Its Pre-Fall 2016 issue cover featuring Adwoa Aboah photographed by Harley …

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Lurching from boring to weird, Canadian Screen Awards did produce notable moments

Just at the point when only professional obligation kept me from grabbing the remote and firmly pressing the off button, the Canadian Screen Awards finally produced A MOMENT.<p>Accepting the award for best actor in a comedy series, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee of <i>Kim’s Convenience</i> spoke of how important it was …

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Immigrants of Distinction Awards: celebrating immigrants and refugees who have made a difference

Extraordinary newcomers to Calgary were recognized at the Immigrants of Distinction Awards for their contributions to the city.Hosted by Immigrant …

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The shortlist for 2017 Sony World Photography Awards

Photographers from more than 60 countries submitted almost 230,000 entries for the World Photography Organization’s 2017 Sony World Photography …

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The Year’s Top Hotels in Asia

Hoshinoya Tokyo (designed by Azuma Architect and Associates) was crowned the AHEAD Asia ‘Hotel of the Year’. It picked up three awards last night at …

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Innovative students get set for Global Student Entrepreneur Awards this week

This Friday brings celebration of some of the country’s top student entrepreneurs as part of The Global Student Entrepreneurs Awards (GSEA), to be …

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Where the C's stand in the races for individual player awards

We're just over three quarters of the way through the current NBA season, so we figured for this edition of the podcast we'd dive into the individual …

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World Legacy Awards 2017

National Geographic Traveler magazine recognizes this year’s leaders in sustainable tourism.<p>The numbers give rise to the reason: There were 25 million international tourists in 1950. Last year, more than one billion globetrotters set out to see the world’s cultural and natural wonders—from the …

National Geographic

Shortlists announced for 2017 School Awards

SOME of Bradford’s most inspiring teachers and school staff will this week come together to celebrate the good work being done in the district’s …

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It’s time for a different type of tech conference

The Europas Awards have been going for the last eight years and is the only independent and editorially driven event to recognise how amazing the …

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2017 NWHL Awards to be announced March 14

The 2017 NWHL Awards will be announced March 14 and debut a new honor called “The Fans’ 3 Stars of the Season,” the league announced Monday.<p>For the …

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