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29Sep, 2016

If Sept- Is the Prefix for Seven, Why Is September the Ninth Month?

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Where does the month of September get its name?

Ushering in the month of September
A septangle is a figure with seven sides. A septave is a seven-tone musical scale. A septuagenarian is a person who is between 70 and 79 years old. It’s almost a conundrum why September, from the same Latin root “septem” whi…

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26Sep, 2016

Celebrate the Freedom to Read During Banned Books Week

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Banned Books Week

Celebrate the freedom to read books during Banned Books Week
“Do you like green eggs and ham?
I do not like them, Sam-I-am.
I do not like green eggs and ham!”
Almost everyone recognizes the lines from Dr. Seuss’s beloved “Green Eggs and Ham.” Did you know…

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20Sep, 2016

LGBT Teens Face Higher Rates of Bullying and Violence

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In 1990, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention developed the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) to monitor the risk behaviors of youth and adults. The survey is not without its critics, but for the most part the YRBSS has helped to find trends…

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08Sep, 2016

Women Deacons in the Catholic Church?

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Women Deacon's in the Catholic church

The Pope calls for the discussion of Women Deacon’s in the church
Many different faiths allow women to serve as ministers and leaders, but the Catholic Church has lagged behind. For generations, only men have been ordained as deacons and priests. While nuns d…

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