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Posted: Sep 23, 2018
The Providence Journal

Veterans Journal: Rhode Island's fallen Vietnam War pilot coming home for burial honors
The Providence Journal
Zero K? A race to nowhere? Precisely. Finally, for all of us who talk a good race but never actually run a good race, this one is for us, along with a chance to help Operation Stand Down Rhode Island, who will use the proceeds to help homeless and at ...

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Posted: Sep 20, 2018
Los Angeles Times

Later school start times will help students get needed sleep. But they aren't enough
Los Angeles Times
... we should ensure they get it. Vicki Abeles is an attorney and the author of “Beyond Measure: Rescuing an Overscheduled, Overtested, Underestimated Generation.” She is also the director of two documentaries, “Race to Nowhere” and “Beyond Measure.” ...

Posted: Sep 11, 2018
AlphaWeek

Magnelibra's Blue Dragon Program
AlphaWeek
The 'I've got to be first' mentality is one I view as a race to nowhere. People ask me 'how do you do things' and I say 'well you only have three decisions – buy, sell or do nothing – I don't complicate it any more than that. That approach is one I've ...

Posted: Sep 6, 2018
Princeton Alumni Weekly

Alumni News What I Learned: Reclaiming Balance
Princeton Alumni Weekly
Observers of higher education have documented the rise in mental-health problems among college students, including in the 2009 film Race To Nowhere. Directed by parent-activist Vicki Abeles, the film exposed what I was worried about for my own children ...

Posted: Sep 1, 2018
Calendar for September 1
Hawaii Tribune-Herald
RACE TO NOWHERE”. Where: UH-Hilo, UCB 100, 200 W. Kawili St., Hilo. When: 7 p.m. Thursday (postponed from Aug. 23). Details: This America in Crisis documentary examines the unnecessary stress placed on young students in terms of competitiveness ...

Posted: Aug 18, 2018
Calendar for August 18
Hawaii Tribune-Herald
RACE TO NOWHERE”. Where: UH-Hilo, UCB 100, 200 W. Kawili St., Hilo. When: 7 p.m. Thursday. Details: This America in Crisis series documentary examines the stress placed on young students in terms of competitiveness and overscheduling in the ...

Posted: Aug 15, 2018
PGA.com

10 ways to grow the game of golf right now
PGA.com
The race to nowhere that we find ourselves in, with the idea of kids having to be accomplished, the best or get a golf scholarship is not growing the game. In many cases, it causes kids to get burned out and leave the game. Fun is always the most ...

Posted: Aug 2, 2018
Jewish Link of New Jersey

Educating the Whole Child
Jewish Link of New Jersey
What does this race to nowhere do to actual learning—and to the moral, spiritual and intellectual health of our communities? … Middle schoolers killing themselves literally and figuratively because of schoolwork; a college-admissions process designed ...

Posted: Jul 17, 2018
Computerworld

Get ready for the next silly smartphone superlative
Computerworld
race to nowhere. To some degree, at least, the developments ahead will be about creating measurable marketing points as much as (if not more than) providing meaningful value to users. It's an inevitable cycle in the smartphone world — with a ...