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Illinois Institute of Technology Has Raised More Than $357 Million During Leadership Phase of the Largest Fundraising Campaign in University History CHICAGO, September 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech) announced a historic $1 billion fundraising campaign to further Illinois Tech's founding mission to uplift people from all backgrounds with a technology and professional oriented education that would help meet the needs of the age.

Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech) announced a $1 billion Power the Difference campaign to help the university grow its student body; invest in faculty, facilities, and educational programs; develop and deliver new world-leading research programs; and serve as the premier technology-focused university in Chicago.

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Reporters covering Hurricane Ian are encouraged to contact the Insurance Information Institute (Triple-I) for interviews and analysis. The Triple-I experts listed below can discuss hurricane-related auto, homeowners, renters, and business insurance coverage issues while also providing claims-filing tips.   California: Janet Ruiz, CPCU, AIM, Director, Strategic Communications: 707-490-9365; janetr@iii.org

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Global climate advisory to companies, brands, and organizations worldwide grows beyond its original name. WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CustomerFirst Renewables, founded in 2010 by two former McKinsey & Company partners, has announced that it has changed its name to Coho. This action follows a comprehensive, year-long, review-and-rebranding process. Since its founding, the company has increased its workforce to 50+ members, expanded its client base to over 60 organizations …

Coho: Advisory Services for Climate, Energy, and Water

Research About the Educational Effect of COVID-19 on Students Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision Drives the Development of Toolkits for Digital Inclusive Classrooms WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) today announced its Digital Inclusion Toolkits, a set of free resources to create, encourage, and advocate for more digitally inclusive classrooms. Designed for school administrators, teachers, families, and students who are blind or have …

BURR RIDGE, Ill., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SkinCure Oncology, the world leader in providing a comprehensive model for the delivery of Image-Guided Superficial Radiotherapy (Image-Guided SRT), the most advanced non-surgical technology for the treatment of common skin cancers, today announced the availability of the technology in Oregon. The state's first installation is at Central Oregon Dermatology in Bend.

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PITTSBURGH, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create an accessory that would allow users to enjoy the game of cornhole after sundown and well into the nighttime," said an inventor, from Roswell, N.M., "so I invented the STARLIGHT ILLUMINATION. My design would also provide a convenient cup holder for players." The invention increases visibility when playing cornhole at night. In doing so, it allows players to easily see the top surface of the board. It also offers a convenient place to hold a player's drink. As a result, it enhances fun and convenience. The invention features a portable design that is easy to set up and use so it is ideal for individuals who enjoy playing cornhole. Additionally, it is producible in design variations.

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NEW HOPE, Minn., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- P-A Industrial Services (PAIS), a Donaldson company that offers preventative maintenance/filter change services, parts, and equipment for dust/mist/fume collection systems, industrial fans, air compressors, and nitrogen/oxygen generators, is pleased to expand its operations to the Sioux Falls area. This includes the regions of eastern South Dakota, southwestern Minnesota, and northwestern Iowa. With over 100 years of combined industry …

A Long Term Aspirational Goal (LTAG) for sustainable aviation will be discussed at the ICAO 41st Assembly  Action will be key for aviation's journey towards net zero emissions LONDON, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Attending the International Civil Aviation Organization's (ICAO) Assembly in Montreal this week, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is calling on all governments to urgently agree an emissions reduction target for global aviation. ICAO's 41st Assembly will …

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroCal Associates arranges loans exceeding $1 million and provides brokerage services for entrepreneurs launching, growing, or selling carwash, gas station, and c-store businesses and properties. Their team, including the CEO and COO/CMO, will be at Booth #3075 during the exhibition portion of the NACS Show from October 2-4 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Collaboration enables both organizations to integrate Alexandria Charts into data collection and sampling JACKSONVILLE, Fla. , Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Clearsense®, a technology company that partners with health care organizations to drive more value from their data, announced a new partnership and licensing agreement with UPMC Enterprises. This agreement will allow Clearsense to integrate the unstructured data platform developed by the UPMC Enterprises team into Clearsense's …

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The next evolution of culture management addresses the intersection of employee behavior with company process, policy, and technology to create great experiences. TEMECULA, Calif., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Culture Partners and UKG have formed a strategic collaboration to help organizations activate culture to create more people-centric experiences, further driving and sustaining business growth. This partnership marries UKG award-winning HCM solutions with Culture Partners' research-based …

80th Annual Golden Globe Awards Return to NBC Live on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at 8PM ET/5PM PT Nominations Will Be Unveiled on December 12, 2022 Editor's Note: Images here LOS ANGELES, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hollywood Foreign Press Association® (HFPA), dick clark productions (dcp), and NBC today announced that Emmy®-winning producer Jesse Collins will serve as showrunner and executive producer of the 80th Annual Golden Globe Awards®, returning live coast-to-coast on …

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Marelli Executive Chairman, Dinesh Paliwal led inauguration ceremony BANGALORE, India, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Marelli inaugurated its new Technical R&D Center in Bangalore, Southern India, further boosting the company's innovation capability, particularly in software engineering. When fully operational, the new technical R&D center, together with the company's established engineering center in Gurugram (Delhi area), will increase Marelli India's R&D capability boosting its research team to more than 1,600 members. In particular, the Bangalore center is expected to employ around 600 engineers in 2 years' time.

The new Marelli Technical R&D center in Bangalore, India

Growth rates slowing as online shopping matures CLEVELAND, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- E-commerce sales for all channels in the US are forecast to advance 7.7% per annum in nominal terms through 2026, according to E-Commerce: United States, a report recently released by Freedonia Focus Reports. Retailers will benefit from the continued popularity of shopping from home, as well as increasing disposable personal income levels and consumer access to credit. Brick-and-mortar retailers will …

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Leading franchisor of gifting and fresh fruit snacks, treats and arrangements bringing widely recognized brand to new regions, actively seeking franchise agreements ATLANTA, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Edible Arrangements, the largest global franchisor of stores offering fresh fruit snacks, dipped treats and fresh fruit arrangements and the United States' favorite gifting company, is looking to expand its presence in "The Last Frontier" with a goal of breaking into the market and opening …

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Successful First Flight of Zero-Emission Alice Ushers In New Era of Electric Aviation MOSES LAKE, Wash., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Eviation Aircraft, a manufacturer of all-electric aircraft, successfully completed the first flight of its zero-emission Alice aircraft, a historic day and major milestone in electric aviation. Alice lifted off at 7:10 a.m. from Grant County International Airport (MWH), flying for 8 minutes at an altitude of 3,500 feet. This trailblazing flight of the technology demonstrator provided Eviation with invaluable data to further optimize the aircraft for commercial production.

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SOUTH BEND, Ind., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC (Family Movie Classics), home to beloved and timeless movies carried across cable, satellite and virtual platforms, announced today it has launched in select Comcast/Xfinity markets, adding over 5 million subscribers to the network's distribution. "This launch with Comcast is an important step forward for FMC," said Drew Sumrall, President and CEO of FETV and FMC. "The future is very bright for this network, and many more affiliates are coming soon."

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VERO BEACH, Fla, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Watercrest Senior Living Group proudly announces the promotion of dedicated associate Stephanie L'Heureux to Watercrest Director of Accounting, overseeing the financial systems of all Watercrest senior living communities and its associated brands. Stephanie is one of the longest tenured Watercrest associates having joined owners Marc Vorkapich, CEO, and Joan Williams, CFO, just one year after the organization's inception in Summer 2012. From her start as an accountant to her promotion to Senior Accountant, Stephanie skillfully supported Watercrest Senior Living Group during its explosive growth throughout the Southeast.

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LOS ANGELES, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Westwood Financial, a premier national grocery-anchored and essential retail real estate investment firm, announced today that it has executed a $100 million accordion to its existing unsecured credit facility. The accordion comes in the form of a 5-year term loan, increasing the Company's credit facility commitments to $255 million. The term loan bears interest at an annual rate of SOFR plus 170 basis points, subject to the continuation of Westwood's …

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PITTSBURGH, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- "I thought there could be a better way to keep a nasal dressing in place to absorb any bloody drainage after surgery," said an inventor, from Oklahoma City, Okla., "so I invented the NASAL SLING. My design would offer a more comfortable alternative to using medical tape." The invention provides an improved way to hold the dressing in place after nasal surgery. In doing so, it eliminates the need to use medical tape. As a result, it enhances comfort and it allows the dressing to be easily changed when needed. The invention features a practical design that is easy to place and remove so it is ideal for the health care industry and home consumers. Additionally, it is producible in design variations and a prototype is available.

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