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Hotshot: Ellis Jenkins (Cardiff RFC)

first_imgThis was published in the April 2013 issue of Rugby World. Click here to see what’s in the current edition. LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Was rugby always your top sport?I played football until I went to comprehensive school, but it was a bit soft for my liking!Is openside your favourite position?Yes. I get more into the game at openside, make more tackles and win more turnovers.Who’s had the biggest influence on you?Dale McIntosh. I started working with him when I was 15 and I still do now. He coached me through Cardiff Blues’ age grades and with Wales U18.You’ve had plenty of game time with Cardiff RFC this season – have you learned a lot?It has been really great. All I want to do is play.Who were your boyhood rugby heroes?center_img Martyn Williams lives locally to me so he was a big hero of mine. Michael Owen too – I admire him because he is really skilful and he was my Wales U18 coach. Neil Jenkins is my cousin and we always have a chat when we see each other.Do you enjoy being captain of Wales U20?It’s a big honour to be asked to lead your country. I captained the U18s two years ago too.What is your next aim?I hope to get a bit of game time for the Blues before the end of this season and even more next season.You go out with the singer, Sophie Evans…We have been together about a year and I can see her more often now she’s back from London.RW Verdict: This Blues product has starred for the Wales age groups and is working hard to earn his regional colours.last_img read more

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Washington National Cathedral vandalized with green paint

first_img Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Cathedral Dean Boise, ID By ENS staffPosted Jul 29, 2013 Green paint splashed by a vandal some time on the afternoon of July 29 is visible on parts of the organ in Washington National Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel. Photo: Washington National CathedralEditors’ note: Updated at 9:30 a.m. EDT July 30 to add details about suspect.[Episcopal News Service] One or more people splashed green paint the afternoon of July 29 in Washington National Cathedral’s historic Bethlehem Chapel.The paint was still wet when staff discovered it on the chapel’s organ console and casework, leaving officials to believe the vandalism had occurred just recently, according to the cathedral. Cathedral officials contacted D.C. Metropolitan Police immediately and closed the chapel.When paint also was found in the Children’s Chapel on the nave (main) level of the cathedral, the cathedral closed to the public for the duration of the investigation.Bethlehem Chapel, where the vandalism occurred in the cathedral’s lower level, is the oldest portion of the cathedral, completed in 1912. It was the site of burial rites for President Woodrow Wilson in 1924 and the original location of his tomb for more than three decades before he was interred permanently in a memorial bay bearing his name on the cathedral’s nave level.DC Police later on July 29 said that officers arrested Jiamei Tian, 58, at the cathedral. The woman, whom police said had no known address, was charged with defacing property.The police said detectives were cooperating with the U.S. Park Police to determine whether Tian was involved in similar offenses. On July 26, someone splashed paint on the Lincoln Memorial. On July 29, the statue of Joseph Henry on the National Mall near the Smithsonian Institution was discovered to have been defaced with paint. Henry was a Scottish-American scientist who served as the first secretary of the Smithsonian. Comments (1) Curate Diocese of Nebraska Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI August 1, 2013 at 10:49 am Was the desecration of the organ a hate crime or was it someone’s idea of fun? 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Big Space, Little Space / Davidson Rafailidis

first_imgShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/946978/big-space-little-space-davidson-rafailidis Clipboard ArchDaily Apartments “COPY” Save this picture!© Florian Holzherr+ 30Curated by Paula Pintos Share 2018 Big Space, Little Space / Davidson Rafailidis United States CopyApartments, Renovation, Apartment Interiors•Buffalo, United States “COPY” Projectscenter_img Architects: Davidson Rafailidis Area Area of this architecture project Photographs:  Florian Holzherr Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Big Space, Little Space / Davidson RafailidisSave this projectSaveBig Space, Little Space / Davidson Rafailidis Photographs Year:  Manufacturers: AutoDesk, Chicago Faucets, Kohler, Toto, Knoll, McNeelDesign Team:Stephanie Davidson, Georg RafailidisEngineering:JEB ConsultantsCity:BuffaloCountry:United StatesMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Florian HolzherrRecommended ProductsCorporate ApplicationsFastmount®Panel Fastener for Drywall at ASB Bank in AucklandCorporate ApplicationsiGuzziniLighting Project and Product Design – The Head Office of the Law Society, Paris / iGuzziniDoorsC.R. LaurenceCRL-U.S. Aluminum Entice Series Entrance SystemWoodBruagBalcony BalustradesText description provided by the architects. Davidson Rafailidis has turned a general contractor’s former office space into a small apartment dwelling, in interior adaptive re-use that treats space as constantly evolving and ever-changing. Over time, most spaces stray from their original programs and develop lives of their own.Save this picture!© Florian HolzherrSave this picture!© Florian HolzherrWhile the role of the initial occupant/owner is reduced in the process, the role of a building, by contrast, becomes more prominent, generous, and unpredictable. Buildings can often be seen hosting unexpected uses and formal reinterpretations. Even in the short time span of a single year, spaces can offer changing and distinct qualities that require users to engage with them in different ways. Big Space, Little Space, takes this transformative nature of space as its premise.Save this picture!Exploded axoRather than dictating specific uses for designated spaces, a variety of spaces that can trigger unexpected uses are offered. These encourage formal re-interpretations and continuous construction by the various inhabitants over time. Big Space, Little Space is an adaptive re-use of a masonry garage built in the 1920s transformed into an apartment dwelling and workshop for a couple, tucked away in the middle of a residential block in Buffalo, New York.Save this picture!© Florian HolzherrInstead of clearing out the building and designing the interior from scratch, Davidson and Rafailidis reinterpreted the existing forms/spaces. An existing, partitioned area within the garage space that was recently used by a general contractor as an office was retained. This “Little Space” was seen as the overlap between two bigger, existing spaces: the fenced garden and the garage/workshop. The “Little Space” can be read as part of both, – it can extend into both. The reading of the plan flickers between these different configurations.Save this picture!© Florian HolzherrBig Space, Little Space does not dedicate spaces to traditional uses. Instead, the project offers spaces that are seasonally responsive and in flux, where inhabitation can retreat into the warm insulated Little Space in the harsh winters and can spread into the “Big Spaces” – the generous garden, workshop, and roof deck in the warm seasons. In this sense, the living area can be anywhere between 464 sq ft to 5,165 sq ft. There is no stationary plan. The spaces are rather offerings for temporary and informal uses. The objective was to create spaces that are useful for everything and where the meaning and usefulness of each space renegotiate with each new user.Save this picture!© Florian HolzherrProject gallerySee allShow less45 House / Green ConceptSelected ProjectsCamille Walala Unveils Public Urban Interventions in LondonArchitecture NewsProject locationAddress:Buffalo, NY, United StatesLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share Area:  464 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeDavidson RafailidisOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsRefurbishmentRenovationInterior DesignResidential InteriorsApartment InteriorsBuffaloOn FacebookUnited StatesPublished on September 04, 2020Cite: “Big Space, Little Space / Davidson Rafailidis” 04 Sep 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed 10 Jun 2021. 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New Head of Major Donors and Legacies at NDCS

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  51 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Ian Govendir has been appointed Head of Major Donors and Legacies at The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS).Govendir’s previous posts include CEO of the Complementary Health Trust in 1993, CEO of the British Lung Foundation until 1997, Marketing manager at Jewish Care until 2002, and Head of Membership and Fundraising at Carers UK until 2004. He also recently trained as a life coach and currently runs his own practice. He has a Master’s degree in Marketing from Lancaster and a Diploma from the Chartered institute of Marketing.Tobin Aldrich, NDCS Director of Fundraising and Communications, said: “Ian… brings with him a wealth of experience from his previous posts within the charity sector. His expertise in marketing and fundraising will enable him to develop our major donors and increase our income from this area.” Advertisement New Head of Major Donors and Legacies at NDCS Howard Lake | 2 October 2007 | News Tagged with: Major gift Recruitment / people About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

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Update: University identifies student who died

first_imgCarolina Olivareshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/carolina-olivares/ ReddIt Boschini questions English-only alert system + posts Individual safe after threatening to jump from Amon G. Carter Stadium Carolina Olivares Linkedin Fort Worth Police responding to the death of a student outside GrandMarc Thursday evening. Photo by Jack Wallace. Facebook Carolina Olivareshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/carolina-olivares/ Carolina Olivareshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/carolina-olivares/ Twitter Carolina Olivareshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/carolina-olivares/ Twitter TCU places second in the National Student Advertising Competition, the highest in school history Facebook Student expected to launch sports betting app Carolina is a journalism major with a minor in Spanish. She grew up in Houston, Texas so it’s safe to say you can hear her cheering on Houston sports team, EXCEPT the Texans. She throws up the X for the Dallas Cowboys. She can’t start her day without coffee and when she’s not reporting you can find her working out or spending time with friends. ReddIt World Oceans Day shines spotlight on marine plastic pollution Linkedin Previous articleWhat we’re reading: Looks like no one is safeNext articleHoroscope: October 26, 2018 Carolina Olivares RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Boschini pushes to change alert system company print10/26: The student whose death was being investigated last night has been identified as Andrew Walker, 19, a sophomore economics major from Westford, Massachusetts. Vice Chancellor for Students Affairs Kathy Cavins-Tull acknowledged Walker’s death Friday in a campus wide email. “It is with deep sadness that I write to you this morning to inform you of the tragic death of our students,” Cavins-Tull wrote.He was a former member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity and a resident of GrandMarc.Staff members from the Brown-Lupton Counseling Center, Religious and Spiritual Life, and the Office of Campus Life are providing support to students affected.For information on assistance:Counseling Center: 817-257-7863Religious and Spiritual Life: 817-257-7830Office of Campus Life: 817-257-7926TCU Police, assistance after normal business hours/weekends: 817-257-7777Employee Assistance Program: 1-800-327-139310/25: Fort Worth Police responded to the death of a student outside of GrandMarc at Westberry Place.“Earlier this evening Fort Worth Police responded to an emergency call at the GrandMarc,” Holly Ellman, the associate director of strategic communications management, said in a statement Thursday night. “At this moment, police are continuing their investigation. The university will share more information as appropriate.”If you or someone you know is dealing with thoughts of suicide or is in need of mental health counseling, contact the 24/7 counseling hotline at 817-257-7233 or go to TCU’s Counseling and Mental Health Center website. Welcome TCU Class of 2025last_img read more

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Five Palestinian journalists injured during the past four days

first_img June 9, 2021 Find out more IsraelPalestineMiddle East – North Africa Condemning abusesProtecting journalists Armed conflictsPhotoreportageViolence The two journalists, Ayat Arqawi of the APA Agency and Mutasem Sqfelhait of the Quds Network, told RSF that the Israeli soldiers fired the teargas after ordering them not to film the demonstrators. Iran: Press freedom violations recounted in real time January 2020 RSF_en to go further RSF joins Middle East and North Africa coalition to combat digital surveillance Follow the news on Middle East – North Africa “Firing at journalists when they are clearly identifiable indicates a deliberate desire to target the press and obstruct their work,” RSF’s Middle East desk said. “The Israeli military must stop targeting journalists, who are protected by international law when they are doing their job as reporters.” WhatsApp blocks accounts of at least seven Gaza Strip journalists News Israel is ranked 88th out of 180 countries in RSF’s 2019 World Press Freedom Index. In Wadi Al-Homs, near the West Bank city of Bethlehem, two journalists were injured the next day by teargas grenades that were fired when they tried to approach a group of Palestinian families protesting against the demolition of their home by the Israeli authorities. News July 23, 2019 Five Palestinian journalists injured during the past four dayscenter_img June 8, 2021 Find out more News Receive email alerts News Two reporters were injured by shots fired by Israeli soldiers near Al-Bureij refugee camp in the Gaza Strip on 19 July. According to the Palestinian Centre For Development And Media Freedoms (MADA), a local NGO, they were injured when soldiers opened fire on a small group of journalists as they filmed a demonstrator who had been injured by a rubber bullet Al-Aqsa TV’s Sami Misran was seriously injured in an eye by a live round fragment, losing use of the eye. Safinaz Al-Luh of Hanthala News sustained a minor fracture in the shoulder when struck from behind by a rubber-coated metal bullet. Both were wearing vests clearly marked with the word “Press.” At least five Palestinian journalists have been injured, one seriously, by live rounds, rubber bullets or teargas fired by Israeli soldiers during protests in the Gaza Strip and West Bank during the past four days. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns the deliberate targeting of journalists. IsraelPalestineMiddle East – North Africa Condemning abusesProtecting journalists Armed conflictsPhotoreportageViolence At least ten journalists were injured by Israeli military gunfire while covering the annual “March of Return” protests in the Gaza Strip from 30 March to 15 May. Two, Yaser Murtaja and Ahmad Abu Hussein, were fatally shot although clearly identified as journalists. Help by sharing this information Organisation Finally, the journalist Mohamed Al-Arbid sustained a gunshot injury to the leg yesterday in Malkah, in the Gaza Strip, while filming a convoy of trucks that had come to protest against Israeli’s blockade of the Gaza Strip. June 3, 2021 Find out morelast_img read more

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Bowden: ‘This is the most humbling experience’: Huntingdon College honors her for ‘dedication’

first_img Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day But, had not been for a fire in her dad’s lumber yard, Bowden would not have attended Huntington.She was going to Sweet Briar College in Virginia but, after the fire, to do so, would have been a financial hardship on her family. “I guess you could say the fire was my good luck,” she said. “I could not imagine having gone anywhere else.”Bowden’s roommate was a friend from home and she there she made friends for a lifetime.“The education I received was excellent and we learned to be responsible citizens. No boys lived on campus and, as young women, we learned the ‘social graces’ that have served us well.”In her second year, Bowden drove to college on a shiny, black Ford.“And my popularity soared,” she said laughing.Bowden graduated from Huntingdon College in 1951 with a degree in secondary education. She taught English and social studies in the public-school system for nearly 30 years, first in Greenville for a year, then two years in Ozark and two at Fort Rucker before finding a home at Pike County High School, where she was the high school’s first guidance counselor. After retirement, she was guidance counselor at Pike Liberal Arts for two years.Bowden, an active and involved teacher, was also involved in church and community activities. She remains active with the Brundidge Historical Society, including charter membership of the Peanut Butter Festival, Pike Piddlers Storytelling Festival and Alabama’s Original Folk Life Play, “Come Home, It’s Suppertime” where she plays the role of “Miss Ethel” and “she’s a hoot!” audiences say.Having received infant baptism in the Brundidge United Methodist Church, Bowden holds the distinction of being a continuous member for 91 years, and serves as a member of the United Methodist Women, a Sunday school teacher, board member, a provider of children’s moments for worship services and riddles for the monthly newsletter. She has been married to Lawrence Bowden for 65 years. They have five children, eight grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Two of their children are Huntingdon alumni: Dr. Laura Bowden Carpenter, Class of 1977; and the Reverend Larry Bowden, Class of 1980.Huntingdon is a coeducational residential liberal arts college of the United Methodist Church. “I was shocked; I was honored; I was happy; I was overwhelmed, I was humbled, and I hope I responded with all those words before I handed the phone to my husband,” Bowden said.When Bowden was fully able to comprehend Leigh’s words, “2020 Alumni Loyalty Award,” she called her four children who shared her excitement. Then, she settled back “to take it all in.”“I never expected anything like this,” Bowden said. “This recognition was not something I worked for or vied for. The award was a complete surprise and I couldn’t think of any words that would express my gratitude.” Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Johnson Center hosts reception for exhibiting artists this week The Johnson Center for the Arts is hosting an artists’ reception for exhibiting artists, Jeffry Babine and Betsy Barrett-Hails, from… read more The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits For a time, Bowden kept the “incredibly good news” to herself. “I wanted to bask in it first,” she said, laughing. “Then I began to share it with my friends.”Bowden, who is known for her humor, laughingly told her friends that, undoubtedly, the committee realized, “Good heavens, she’s in her 90s, so let’s give it to her now before it’s too late!” “This has been a most humbling experience,” Bowden said. “I love Huntingdon and to be recognized by the alumni association is greatly appreciated yet so humbling.” Email the author Latest Stories Bowden: ‘This is the most humbling experience’: Huntingdon College honors her for ‘dedication’ Sponsored Contentcenter_img Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson File Photo | The MessengerBrundidge resident Sarah Bowden will receive a prestigious award from Huntingdon Collge this year. Book Nook to reopen The voice on the telephone was familiar. Anthony Leigh is the senior Vice President for alumni relations at Huntingdon College, where Sara Dickert Bowden of Brundidge is an alumnus and also the college of choice for her granddaughter. But the message he spoke, took Bowden totally by surprise. The Huntingdon College of National Alumni Association had selected Bowden, Huntingdon Class of 1951, to receive the 2020 Alumni Loyalty Award, which is given annually to individuals who have demonstrated continuing affection for and commitment to Huntingdon College.Bowden, who is not one to be at a loss for words, was speechless. 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Florida man accused of illegally detaining Black 18-year-old heading to basketball practice

first_imgiStock/z1bBY: CHRISTINA CARREGA(HILLSBOROUGH, Fla.) — A former Florida theme park security guard has been arrested for allegedly acting like a “vigilante” when he “racially profiled” and falsely detained a Black teen who was on his way to basketball practice, prosecutors said.The 18-year-old was riding his bicycle during the early morning hours of June 8 when Luis Santos drove his car alongside the teenager. “You work here? You live here?” asked Santos, 54, as he recorded with a cellphone, according to excerpts released by prosecutors.The teenager stopped and answered Santos’ questions before the situation quickly escalated.“You’re not going anywhere,” said Santos, stepping out of his vehicle. “You’re being detained. You’re not going anywhere.”Before the 30-second video stopped, the young man said he was “sorry.”Santos called 911 claiming that the unidentified teenager was seen on video “breaking into cars” and that he thought the teen had stolen a bike. Prosecutors with the Hillsborough State Attorney’s Office said there was no evidence of any crimes.Santos identified himself to the 911 operator as an off-duty officer, according to the call recording. Santos had left his job as a theme park security guard six months prior to the incident, but because his required security officer certifications were still valid at the time he confronted the teenager, he isn’t being accused of impersonating an officer, prosecutors said.Still, prosecutors said, Santos had no legal authority to detain the 18-year-old.The case also is not being classified as a hate crime, prosecutors confirmed to ABC News on Wednesday.“What happened that morning should upset everyone in our community. We have skilled police officers — we don’t need vigilantes confronting people on the street,” State Attorney Andrew Warren said in a statement concerning what “appears to be a case of racial profiling.”Santos classified himself as a white Hispanic and listed his employment as a shop assistant in Tampa, according to jail records.It took local sheriff’s deputies about eight minutes to arrive after Santos’ call, during which the teen, who kept his hands in the air, was terrified as Santos allegedly placed his right hand over his pants pocket in a “manner that made the victim feel as if the defendant may have a weapon, even though none was seen,” according to the criminal affidavit.When deputies arrived, they “calmed the situation down and comforted the victim. Then they took this vigilante to task for what he’d done and referred the case to our office for potential charges,” Warren added. One officer then took the 18-year-old to his basketball practice.“There have been recent examples of confrontations like this across the country that have ended tragically. The fact that this didn’t end with a loss of life doesn’t make it any less of a crime. What Mr. Santos did is unacceptable and illegal — now he’ll face consequences for his actions,” Warren said.Santos was released on $2,000 bond on July 25, according to online jail records. If convicted on felony third-degree false imprisonment charges, he could see up to five years in prison. Michelle Borton, an attorney for Santos, didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment from ABC News.The case is reminiscent of what led to the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer in his Florida community. Zimmerman was acquitted of Martin’s murder after a jury trial in which he claimed to have acted in self defense.Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.last_img read more