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SIOUX FALLS, S.D – Roosevelt High School’s marching band lit up the field during their performances this year… literally. They had a creative way to use LED lights. Roosevelt High School freshman Brock Kruger knows, his band’s had a good year. “We’ve placed first in some of them, we’ve place third and fourth in someone …

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — This Halloween, west Baltimore health agency Transformation Health is getting in the spirit to highlight its efforts to end the stigma of mental illness. They released a Thriller-themed video called End The Stigma Thriller to promote Dance Your Stress Away which WJZ recently featured in newscasts. @DeniseWJZ , Watch Transformation Health-End The Stigma …

A frequent visitor to the East Coast and an international star of Celtic music, Stratford-based musician and music entrepreneur Loreena McKennitt has announced she’s putting her career on hold to devote her time and energy to fighting the harmful effects of technology and the threat of global warming. The self-managed singer, harpist and independent label …

Lisa Stansfield, singer, songwriter I met my husband Ian [Devaney] in school when I was 14 and he was 15; we formed a band with Andy Morris, who played trumpet in the school band. We called ourselves Blue Zone and were like three little terriers, getting on the train to London and bugging record companies …

The second Tuesday of October is Ada Lovelace Day, a day first founded in 2009 by Suw Charman-Anderson to celebrate the achievements of women in science. It’s named after Ada Lovelace, who is widely considered to be the very first computer programmer – long before computers as we know it even existed.  Lovelace wrote the …

Find out how the graduate programme at Accenture helped Jill Egan make the career change she thought might not be possible. Something you often learn once you step into the world of work is that career paths aren’t always straightforward. Jill Egan, a music graduate who is now working in business and technology integration at Accenture, …

Lil Nas X made a huge impact on the music industry this year, but on Twitter, he’s hinted that he’s finally ready to slow down. After claiming the most consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 ever with “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X has announced that he’ll be taking a short …

Image copyright The Grey Dog Trust Image caption The Grey Dog Festival features local musicians such as Amii Dawes, who performed at the first festival last year A free music festival hopes to tackle the “stigma” about mental health and make it “as normal as talking about diabetes” for young people. Saturday’s all-day Grey Dog …

Wearing the vest was not a problem for Amanda Thoma’s 1-year-old daughter, Mia. The problem was it attracted the attention of her 2-year-old brother, Tucker. “He was very curious,” Thoma said. “He did try to take her recorder out and press the buttons.” The recorder Tucker was after was the LENA Start device Mia wore …

From the South Orange-Maplewood School District: The Columbia High School Music Technology Lab was updated and expanded this Summer 2019. Fine Arts Supervisor James Manno collaborated with Soundtree in designing the new CHS Music Technology Lab space. SoundTree, the educational division of Korg USA, helps provide educators with innovative …