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Class of 2021 perseveres through year of COVID to receive diplomas – Bainbridge Island Review

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After an uncharted school year filled with uncertainty and angst that required patience and flexibility, graduates of Bainbridge and Eagle Harbor high schools enjoyed an in-person commencement ceremony Saturday. They felt fortunate as last year’s grads didn’t receive their diplomas that way last year due to COVID-19 pandemic…

UC Berkeley professor Jennifer Chayes wins distinguished service award – Daily Californian

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Before becoming UC Berkeley campus associate provost of the Division of Computing, Data Science and Society, or CDSS, Jennifer Chayes led three interdisciplinary labs with Microsoft and authored more than 25 patents and 100 scientific papers. On Wednesday, Chayes received the 2020 Association for Computing Machinery, or ACM,…

Alter Eco ‘Won’t Stop Until Entire Supply Chain Is Zero-Landfill’ In Radical Transparency Push – Green Queen Media

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4 Mins Read Responsible chocolate brand Alter Eco is taking the lead in radical transparency, releasing its annual sustainability report to document its environmental and human impact – both good and bad. Being “brutally honest” about failing to achieve its initial goal of 100% compostable and recyclable packaging…

Post Pandemic Recovery: The Rise of the Alpha Dreamers – Modern Diplomacy

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Coronavirus largely represents acceleration in existing globalization trends, rather than a full paradigm shift. Globalization has ebbed and flowed over the years, but the event panelists agreed that the 2007-08 global financial crash marked a turning point and kicked off a trend “slowbalization”. Falling income, increasing unemployment and…