FROM THE EDITOR: Giving voice to what lies beneath the surface
Not long after I got home from work a couple of weeks ago, I switched on the decades-old radio perched atop my refrigerator to listen to National Public
Sing a song: Rosemount Sings gives the city's top voices a chance...
Rosemount teens and young adults who sing will have the opportunity to showcase their talent June 29.Rosemount Sings, a contest for amateur singers ages 15 to 25, will begin at 3 p.m. in the Steeple Center.The contest is part of a statewide program called Minnesota Sings. The winner of the local contest...
It’s not what you have, but what you give
Joe Pacetti is known as the flashy jeweler who wears big diamonds. But anyone who knows him knows that the biggest thing about him is his heart DAVID TAFFET | Senior Staff Writer Joe Pacetti turns 60 in November, and he is celebrating by throwing his biggest fundraiser ever for a nonprofit organization. Pacetti …
How a tiny paper in the Marshall Islands has given voice to victims of nuclear testing
Putting out a national newspaper is tough in any corner of the world. But being a newspaperman in one of the world’s most isolated nations offers unique challenges. “We’ve got a 60-year-old [printing] press and, believe me, you can’t walk down to the corner hardware store to get a replacement part when you’re in the […]
Book of Dreams: ‘Long Live the Little Ones’ gives voice to children facing critical illnesses
Sammie Hasen, a biomedical engineering student at Georgia Institute of Technology, has just published her first book, “Long Live the Little Ones.” Hasen and her co-producer and mentor Ella Koscik seek to spread awareness about children facing critical illnesses, such as autoimmune diseases, heart transplants, and pediatric cancer by highlighting their dreams. All profits are…
OTHER VOICES: Jill Biden: Cancer steals our joy, but we must never give up hope
Cancer has been a dark thread throughout my life. Both my parents died of it, and in 2015 Joe and I lost son, Beau, to glioblastoma. Cancer is a brutal
How One Doctor Is Giving a Voice to Victims of Rape
Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas
1. Decide Where To Go Bastrop County: The 1st Tuesday of every month, a Legal Advice Clinic is held at the Bastrop Public Library, 1100 Church St., Bastrop, TX 78602 2. Arrive Between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (Travis & Hays County clinics), or between 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. (Bastrop County clinic) For security issues, please do not arrive early. No one will be allowed to enter the clinic area before the start time. People arriving after one hour from the clinic’s…
No more silence: how our film helped give Franco’s victims a voice at last
Stolen babies, torture, mass graves … Spain’s historic scandals have been hidden by decades of ‘national amnesia’. A new documentary aims to change all that
How Center for Arkansas Legal Services Uses a Lethality Screen in Its Work
A lethality screen is commonly used across the country by first responders and law enforcement officers to do two things: help better…
Why victims of crime deserve a voice
Efforts enacted under the guise of being “tough on crime” are often in reality toughest on victims.
What Veterans’ Voices Gives to Me |
What Veterans’ Voices Gives to Me By Tim Segrest VA Medical Center — Albuquerque, NM I was asked to write about something that I, surprisingly, hadn’t really thought much about. I was asked how sharing my writings with you, my reader, helps me. Well, I have to be honest when I say that I really write(...)
How to Give Creativity a Voice in the Workplace
What Prairie State Legal Services can — and can't — do
It is the equalizer when it comes to representing the poor in court.
Why Scientists Need to Give Up on the Passive Voice
As a group, scientists are not widely admired for their prose style. To no small extent, this derives from their insistence on the passive voice, that ...
How to Give Your Facilities a 'Voice' at the Budgeting Table
Buildings often go ‘unheard’ in educational institutions. Without an advocate who knows what is needed in its buildings, there is no way to ensure …
Ten Tips for Giving Your Chatbot a Human Voice
What gives a chatbot personality Simple the words it uses. Because when it comes to sounding human copy is the most important bit of code. You can...
How One Director is Giving Important Stories a Voice
Sundance Ignite Fellow Matthew Puccini sits down with Project 1324 to share his perspective as an LGBTQ+ filmmaker creating narrative shorts that capture the complexities...
How a DevSecOps process gives security a voice
Faster software isn't better if security breaches are rampant. The DevSecOps process helps to keep security in check with dev and ops teams.
How To Give Your Investment Content a Distinctive Voice
Wealth managers' websites bulge with blog posts, papers, videos and more – but how much is memorable? Here's how to make your investment content stand out.