Duquesne University professor on paid leave after repeatedly using ‘N-word’ during online class: reports

A professor at a Pennsylvania university has been placed on paid leave after a video shared on social media showed him using the “N-word” repeatedly during an online class. Duquesne University confirmed that education professor Gary Shank was no longer teaching, pending an investigation. Another faculty member will take over the educational psychology course, WTAE reported Friday. According to audio from the Friday class posted to Twitter, Shank – who is White – tells students he is giving them “permission” to use the racial slur because …

Female Penguins Become New Moms After Adopting Egg Together

Congratulations are in order for new penguin moms Electra and Viola. The two female gentoo penguins welcomed a chick this month at an aquarium in Valencia, Spain, after successfully adopting, incubating and raising the egg from another couple, according to a press release from Oceanogràfic València. According to the aquarium, the two birds had begun to exhibit common breeding behaviors and started to build a nest together. When keepers observed their parenting instincts, they decided to transfer them a fertile egg …

Tenille Townes And Riley Green Named 2020 ACM New Artists Of The Year

August 20, 2020 at 10:30 am The Academy of Country Music revealed Riley Green as the New Male Artist of the Year and Tenille Townes as the New Female Artist of the Year for the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards, a night of heart and hits live from Nashville, to be broadcast Wednesday, September 16th at 8:00PM, live ET/delayed PT only on CBS and available to stream on demand with CBS All Access. Both will perform on the telecast. …

Infectious Disease Experts On What Frustrates Them Most Right Now

As the coronavirus pandemic rages on in the United States, infectious disease experts continue to work tirelessly in spite of their exhaustion and frustration. “I am running a bit on fumes, but as they say, the fumes are really thick,” Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, told The Atlantic in July. “It’s enough to keep me going. I wish we didn’t have a lot of those [political] distractions, which I think are noise that gets in the way. …

Halle Berry stuns in photo celebrating her 54th birthday

Halle Berry is skating into her birthday. The actress, who turned 54 on Friday, took to Instagram to share a photo of herself — wearing a white tee and bikini bottoms — riding a longboard skateboard. In the pic, Berry is seen looking back at the camera as she flashes a smile.   HALLE BERRY SIZZLES IN BEACH BIKINI PHOTO, GIVES OFF JAMES BOND VIBES “54 … life just gets better and better! 🌈✨” she captioned the snapshot. Fans immediately …

Bob Woodward spoke with Trump, got access to Kim letters for forthcoming book

Washington Post associate editor Bob Woodward’s forthcoming book on President Trump will contain nuggets from more than two dozen letters between the president and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, according to publisher Simon & Schuster. “Rage,” scheduled to be released Sept. 15, less than two months before the U.S, presidential election in November, also will include “exclusive” interviews with the president. Woodward didn’t interview Trump for his first book on the current administration, “Fear: Trump in the White House,” which …

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Leadership Is Based On Values – Capabilities of a Bigger Leader

When we study on abilities we learn, of well simplist form, that capability is the set of understanding, abilities and mindsets. If we go to the dictionary we can confirm that the mindset is the method to proceed, to act, the behavior. Thus being, we can affirm that the part most important of the capability its in our position. When the business elaborate its photos of abilities essences, those that represent its objective, concepts and values, there see a series …

Advertising Strategies – That Your Moma Never Revealed

Okay, a couple of things require to be stated prior to I get down to company. With that in mind, I am a person who believes in open interaction. I also believe in the goodness of people and attempt to provide individuals the advantage of the doubt. Likewise, I think that in order to believe in individuals, threats need to be taken in order for mutual respect to have an opportunity to grow. With that in mind I am going …

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Coming up with a subject for your ebook may seem like a difficulty to you. Here are some topic ideas for ebooks. Parenting Anybody with kids has had a concern at one time or another. Share your parenting knowledge in an ebook. Maybe you have a terrific way to potty train a kid, or a sure fire way to get a baby to sleep through the night. These are great subjects for an ebook. Consider how great it would have …

Including Videos To Your Blog Site Or Individual Space

Nowadays, individuals have an interest in developing their connections consequently increasing the number of people or friends in their circle. This might help them make more good friends with individuals who are from other parts of the world. Since the internet was introduced, it has actually taken control of our lives and we now carry out every possible activity on this platform. If an individual produces an individual space on the internet or enjoys blogging, they can promote work and …