Archive for March, 2017

Vietnam vet tells Junior ROTC students about truths of war on eve of fall of Saigon

Friday, March 31st, 2017:

Ramrod straight, 15-year-old Reyna Sanchez stands at attention in camouflage uniform and shouts in unison with her fellow Junior ROTC classmates, “Sir, good morning, sir.” Sanchez faces a half-century of living history. Retired Marine Mark Wayland is in front of the class at Orange High School wearing the same green fatigues he was issued when he enlisted in 1967. His tattered combat boots and battered helmet from his 13 months in Vietnam are on a table. At first glance, it would seem that Sanchez and Wayland have nothing in common. Today’s class is about a war fought so long ago […] Read More →

Old Unix source code opened for study • The Register

Friday, March 31st, 2017:

After years of lobbying by computer science luminaries, Bell Labs and Alcatel-Lucent (both owned by Nokia) have relented and will allow non-commercial study of the source code for Unix Research Editions 8, 9, and 10. It might sound like merely a historical artifact, but it’s more than that. Unix source is an important computer science teaching tool, and has been ever since its earliest days. The joint statement by Alcatel-Lucent USA and Nokia Bell Laboratories makes it clear this isn’t “open-sourcing the source code.” Rather, it’s a promise not to assert “copyright rights with respect to any non-commercial copying, distribution, […] Read More →

The Bible Comes to Life Travel and Education Center, Israel, Announces New Travel Liaisons in USA

Friday, March 31st, 2017:

The port of Akko is one of the ancient cities in Israel. “Now when I read the scriptures, the places and events leap off the page, bringing the account to life. There is nothing that compares to the feeling!” Jackie Lee said. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 31, 2017 Two women from the Greater Cincinnati area have been selected to work with The Bible Comes To Life Travel and Education Center (TBCTL) based in Israel. Part of the Tlalim Group, TBCTL brings thousands of people to Israel each year. This Travel and Education Center has a strong online presence where […] Read More →

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