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Some good examples here for those in the job market

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Job interviews are like a more awkward, less immediately gratifying form of speed dating. You don’t get a nice dinner out of the deal, but the tension is the same: each person is evaluating the ot…
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Similar to the Climate Action Plans of Colleges - prominent US Companies pledge $140B to combat climate impacts through adopting innovative tech and setting timeframes to reach goals.

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It’s not enough to be 'good enough,' you have to stand out.
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Great role model!
Two-time cancer survivor Harriette Thompson is now the oldest woman to ever run 26.2 miles.
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M. Sanjayan talks to Salon about why conservation is in our own self-interest VIDEO
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Doable, but not if you are walking or biking to work/class or need calories and protein and a need for mental ability during classes. 
Gwyneth Paltrow was tapped by Mario Batali to do the #FoodBankNYCChallenge and eat on $29 a week. Here's what she bought...
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“Our goal is for UC to become a model for other institutions, and to help the state of California attain its own ambitious climate change goals,” Napolitano said at the conference, hosted by San Francisco State University.

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In keynote speech, UC president highlights the role colleges and universities must play in protecting the planet.
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Inspiring documentary:POV documentary, “Beats of the Antonov”
Today, Russian-made Antonov planes indiscriminately drop bombs on the settlements. Yet, incredibly, the people of the Blue Nile respond to adversity with music, singing and dancing. 

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When the border was drawn between South and North Sudan, many people who had fought for their freedom from Sudan found themselves on the wrong side of the line. ;
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Two women started a farmers market in their neighborhood last year, and it's a big hit with the community. Despite its success, this may be a make-or-break season for Black Rock Farmers Market. Find out why...
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