Education

Graduates of the University of Maryland University College Europe class of 2014 file out after their commencement ceremony Saturday, May 3, 2014, at the Gartenschau in Kaiserslautern, Germany. MATT MILLHAM/STARS AND STRIPES

UMUC cuts overseas faculty

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August 19, 2014

VICENZA, Italy — Citing drawdowns, defense budget cutbacks and declining enrollment, the University of Maryland University College has made drastic staff cuts, laying off half of its full-time faculty overseas.

Scores of professors were let...

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DoDEA Pacific names 2014 Volunteer Excellence Award recipients

Education
August 15, 2014

OKINAWA, Japan — DoDEA Pacific Director Dr. Linda Curtis recently announced the selection of the 2014 DoDEA Pacific Volunteer Excellence Award winners.

The annual DoDEA Pacific Volunteer Excellence Awards program recognizes significant...

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SAVED BY THE BELL! Get your kids ready for a great school year

News
August 19, 2014

Research shows that a steady routine, restful sleep and a healthy diet contribute to children’s health, well-being and school success. Camping, festivals, fireworks and travel are great summer fun, but they also disrupt normal sleep and meal...

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AGAT, Guam (Aug. 16, 2014) – Sailors from various commands on U.S. Naval Base Guam volunteer at Marcial A. Sablan Elementary School in Agat Aug. 16 in preparation for the upcoming school year. (U.S. Navy photo by Shaina Marie Santos)

Sailors help prepare local elementary school for new school year

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August 18, 2014

SANTA RITA, Guam (Aug. 18, 2014) – Sailors from U.S. Naval Base Guam and its tenant commands helped prepare Marcial A. Sablan Elementary School to welcome students to the new school year Aug. 16.

To help prepare the campus, Sailors prepared...

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