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Celebrating Dictionary Day and Noah Webster’s Birthday

Celebrating Dictionary Day and Noah Webster’s Birthday

Let’s acknowledge the father of the English Dictionary today. October 16th is considered Dictionary Day.  This day was chosen to coincide with the birthday of Noah Webster, the author of the first American-English language dictionary, “An American Dictionary of the English Language.”  This famed reference book contained seventy thousand words and took Webster roughly twenty-seven

Happy Birthday Margaret Thatcher!

Happy Birthday Margaret Thatcher!

We want to acknowledge this influential and, at times, controversial leader in honor of her birthday. Today marks the birthday of the first female prime minister of Britain, Margaret Thatcher.  Thatcher (October 13, 1925 – April 8, 2013) was elected as prime minister in 1979 as head of Britain’s Conservative Party.  During her three terms,

Caring for Ourselves and Our Loved Ones This World Mental Health Day

Caring for Ourselves and Our Loved Ones This World Mental Health Day

Here’s important information about World Mental Health Day. World Mental Health Day is an annual designation observed every October 10th.  The main goal of this day is to spread awareness about mental health issues around the world and to create compassion for those affected by mental illness, as well as to provide support for their

Some Vital Information to Learn More About Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Let’s Learn More This Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Let’s make our health a priority this October. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  As the name suggests, this month is dedicated to spreading public awareness of this serious disease.  One of the main goals of this month is education, thus, we encourage everyone to learn more about the realities and the impact that breast

Attention Class! It’s World Teachers’ Day!

Attention Class! It’s World Teachers’ Day!

Let’s take today to show our genuine appreciation for the teachers who help empower our future generations. First established in 1994, World Teachers’ Day commemorates the anniversary of the 1966 UNESCO/ILO Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers.  This Recommendation established a framework for addressing the rights and responsibilities of teachers on a global scale. UNESCO

Join Us as We Observe The International Day of Non-Violence

Join Us as We Observe The International Day of Non-Violence

Spread a message of love, peace, and tolerance this International Day of Non-Violence. In honor of Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, the UN has designated October 2nd as The International Day of Non-Violence.  As many of us know, Gandhi was a leader of the Indian independence movement and considered one of the pioneers of the of non-violence

Let’s Get Involved This National Family Health and Fitness Day USA

Let’s Get Involved This National Family Health and Fitness Day USA

Let’s get the whole family up and moving! Today is Family Health & Fitness Day USA, a national event that looks to promote family involvement in physical activity. While many organizations throughout the nation will hold events in honor of this day, there are things that we can do on our own to get our