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Upswing’s CEO Helping Thousands of Students Overcome Obstacles to College Graduation

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WATCH: Ed software firm Upswing helps more than 75 colleges and universities boost students’ success Upswing’s CEO, Melvin Hines, Jr., works tirelessly to make learning accessible, flexible and tailored to students and relevant to the way they live and work. Hines’ education startup, Upswing, that he co-founded with Alex Pritchett and Chris Webb uses technology… Read more »

IntoBirds Profiles Artist Sketching Love Letter to Nature

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IntoBirds, an online magazine, community, and educational resource for all things birds caught up with Katie Grove, an artist in Stone Ridge, New York to talk about her ongoing ‘Language of the Nest’ series featuring detailed renderings of bird’s nests and watercolor feathers drawn in fine art form. Grove, a fiber artist, nature educator, and… Read more »

Augusta HiTech’s Blockchain EMR Solution Brings Real-time Sharing Between Patients and EMS

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Augusta HiTech, experts in blockchain technology solutions, today announces the launch of One Med Chart, the first blockchain-powered patient-controlled electronic medical records (EMR) platform bringing real-time EMR sharing between patients and emergency medical services (EMS). One Med Chart is a user-driven universal medical record and health information repository designed to give individuals the ability to… Read more »

IntoBirds Profiles The Grackle Lady of Austin, Texas

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IntoBirds, an online magazine, community, and educational resource for all things birds caught up with Carly Weaver, an artist in Austin, Texas, affectionately known as ‘The Grackle Lady’ to talk about her ongoing art series featuring this gregarious bird. Common Grackles are known as being agricultural pests for pulling up sprouting corn, and notable for… Read more »

Upswing Helps North Carolina Central University Students Discover Benefits of Online Tutoring

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Upswing, an education technology startup, is helping North Carolina Central University (NCCU), a public historically black university in Durham, North Carolina, engage and connect with their online students and increasing use of the university’s free tutoring support services. NCCU needed a user-friendly tutoring platform to connect students enrolled in online courses and programs with the… Read more »