A speech contest invited contestants to deliver three- to five-minute speeches on the topic of King’s famous “I Have a Dream” address. Helen Bowerman, the winner, cast King’s vision in the context of greater empathy and care for people with mental illnesses.
Time to get together the transcripts, the test scores and put the final touches on those personal essays. It’s college application season, again. To a lot of students, the process seems wrapped in a shroud of mystery. What exactly happens when you send your application out into the unknown?
The Virginia Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Virginia Press Association, and the Virginia Coalition for Open Government are disappointed by Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. Norment’s action to refuse to allow journalists onto the Senate floor to cover the General Assembly proceedings.
HeroHomes has partnered with CloudDonate.com to raise the project funds. CloudDonate.com will serve as the campaign manager and has pledged to refund a significant portion of their fee back to HeroHomes.
A lot happened in 2015. We won’t bore you with the usually Top 10 lists about this past year, we’ll just show you some cool stuff that we did. Some of these you can also look forward to in the coming year.