Participation

Young people's participation in higher education

“What we are seeing right now through the tuition fees policy is actually it's giving the support to many of those that could not get access to …

Education

Colorectal screening options can boost participation

Offering colorectal screening options dramatically increases participation, especially among people who normally skip it altogether, say researchers.

Health

India rules out participation in China's Obor summit citing objections to CPEC

<b>New Delhi:</b> India on Saturday ruled out participation in China's mega One Belt One Road summit in Beijing, citing its objections to the $46 billion …

China

Yes, Actually, Kids Should Get Participation Trophies

In the fourth grade, which was an impressive and vaguely depressing 23 years ago, my class was spending a week doing show and tell. I'm sure this was supposed to help with public speaking and encourage class camaraderie, yet all I could focus on was what I was going to bring. Other kids may have …

Kids

LF Participation: Improvement Continues

<i>By Mike Smitka</i><p><b>...how many older workers can be enticed back into the labor market?...</b><p>Rather than headline unemployment rate I follow participation …

Labor Economics

Points Panel

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Number of beginner golfers reached record high in 2016, according to study

With the death of Arnold Palmer, Tiger Woods's absence from competition, and a series of embarrassing rules controversies at the sport's highest …

Golf

Rescuing Student Participation Through Digital Platforms

Like many of my colleagues who think carefully about digital literacy and pedagogies, I began seriously considering the use of social media platforms …

Teaching

Women’s Participation and a Better Understanding of the Political | Global study on the implementation of UN Security Council resolution 1325

• Women’s participation increases the probability of a peace agreement lasting at least two years by 20 percent, and by 35 percent the probability of a …

Women's News

Going To School On Labor Force Participation

<i>By John Robertson,</i> <i>a senior policy adviser in the Atlanta Fed's research department</i><p>In the aftermath of the Great Recession, labor force attachment …

Education

Prime Working Age Employment Up, Participation Up (Finally) - Now How About Wages?

<i>By New Deal democrat</i><p>The March jobs report finishes the first quarter, which makes it easier to update some labor participation trends, which, along …

Employment Law

Trevor Siemian cleared for full offseason participation

Denver Broncos starting quarterback, Trevor Siemian, has been cleared for full offseason participation after recovering from a Grade 5 AC joint …

Denver Broncos

The Problem With U.S. Labor Participation

In today’s Single Best Chart, Ellen Zentner, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley, discusses the reasons for the drop in labor participation for …

Business

5 time saving tips for facilitators

<b>Welcome to #FacilitationFive! Here are five time-saving facilitation tips written by the Participation Cymru team to help facilitators of all</b> …

Here's How Some States' ESSA Plans Address Testing Opt-Outs

« A Look at How Some States Want to Handle School Ratings in ESSA Plans | Main<p>Nine states and the District of Columbia had turned in their state …

Education

NHL will not participate in 2018 Olympics

"We have previously made clear that while the overwhelming majority of our clubs are adamantly opposed to disrupting the 2017-18 NHL season for …

NHL owners invite outrage and say no to Olympics

Chalk up another win for the NHL owners, and another loss for the players.<p>The league declared that despite the overwhelming majority of the players …

Sports

NHL nixes Olympics participation, says it will not go to South Korea in 2018

After commissioner Gary Bettman's hint the league would not go, the NHL has confirmed it will not send players overseas<p>Like it or not, the NHL is not going to the 2018 Olympics.<p>That became official Monday, as the league announced it will not participate in the Pyeongchang games. The decision was …

Olympics

NHL won't participate in 2018 Olympics

The "Olympic break" is about to take on a whole new meaning.<p>The NHL will not participate in the 2018 Olympics in South Korea, the league announced …

Sports

The Handicap Racing Question

American handicap racing in the U.S. is bogged down in rating systems and acronyms, so how can we make sense of it?<p>In the ’70s and ’80s, if you were …

Sailing

6 questions to guide the way you engage with your audience

Audience engagement is more than just a buzzword — it's an essential part of journalism. By focusing on three topic areas — transparency, listening …

Participation Points: Making Student Engagement Visible

As I contemplate my syllabi for a new semester, I possess renewed hope for students eager to discuss <i>anything</i> at 8 a.m., yet I have taught long enough …

Teaching

Stealing Sand, Communicating via Poop, and Clinical Trial Participation

Sand is in such high demand that tons of it are being stolen from beaches. White rhinos use middens as a complex communal message board. Plus, …

Clinical Trials

Citizen Engagement

In any government, citizens are involved in one or another way. Citizen engagement can be individual or in a group, focusing on humanitarian issues …

Democracy

Taking Note: Immigrant Participation in the Arts | NEA

For more than a decade, arts and cultural practitioners have profited from a handful of studies that trace distinctive patterns of arts participation …

Education

Participation pays: Study from Iris reveals how major brands are harnessing ‘people power’

Creative innovation network Iris has created the world’s biggest global study on consumer involvement. The aim of the study is to reveal why many of …

Brands

Stallion confirm participation

The lineup of participating teams for the 2nd Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup tournament was completed when the fifth and final foreign club from …

Soccer

New loans for Greece depend on IMF participation - German Finance Minister

BERLIN (Reuters) - Further financial assistance for Greece depends on the successful completion of a review of its bailout programme and the participation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), a spokesman for the German Finance Ministry said on Tuesday.<p>"Further payments depend on the successful …

Greece

Belski: Capex Spending to Spark Labor Participation

Brian Belski, chief investment strategist at BMO Capital Markets, and Daragh Maher, U.S. head of FX strategy at HSBC, talk about expanding U.S. …

Business

Egypt extends participation in Yemen conflict

Egypt's National Defence Council extended the military's participation in a Saudi-led operation in Yemen on Sunday, the presidency said in a …

Egypt