News Highlights: IUP Graduate Gifts $ 25,000 For IUP Computer Science Students | Lifestyle

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INDIANA, Pa. Barry A. Day, an applied mathematics graduate of 1972 originally from Somerset, has donated $ 25,000 to IUP to support outstanding computer science majors in the Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences.

Day, now of Cape Coral, Florida, is the owner and president of Barry Day Associates, which serves public and private sector entities to solve some of their most complex program management and leadership problems. Founded in 2009, the company provides services and support to US-based commercial clients and government agencies and other select assignments around the world.

The Barry Day Outstanding Computer Science Student Award is presented to a senior computer science student, selected by the department, who has demonstrated academic achievement and contributions to the department.

“The IUP Outstanding Computer Science Student Award recognizes not only academic excellence, but the

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What you’re looking at is known as the MCY 96, and even though it’s not some gigantic superyacht with helicopter pads and a garage for your supercar, it has received numerous awards since its birth. So it makes sense to bring it to your attention so that you can see and understand what an award-winning lifestyle looks like. I know that “award-winning lifestyle” sounds weird, but that’s really what’s happening here.

To understand a bit about the vessel, we first need to have a look at its creators. In this case, famed Monte Carlo Yachts and Nuvolari Lenard are responsible for this ravishing creature. If you don’t know anything about Monte Carlo Yachts, you are not alone. They were officially founded in 2008, but since then, have cruised into the hearts of many customers worldwide and are now even considered one of the top five ship builders around.

As

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Pandemic-driven lifestyle changes that have put the internet at the center of seemingly everything proved a financial boon for Amazon and Google in the final three months of last year.

Google-parent Alphabet and the Seattle-based e-commerce colossus reported large earnings Tuesday on thriving internet advertising and the booming market for online shopping.

“We are proud that people continue to choose Google’s products to stay informed connected and comforted during uncertain times,” chief executive Sundar Pichai said on an earnings call with analysts.

Alphabet said its quarterly profit rocketed some 50 percent to $15.2 billion at the end of last year as its digital ad business thrived.

Alphabet revenue in the final three months of last year hit nearly $57 billion, compared with $46 billion in the same period in 2019, according to the internet titan.

The strong quarter “was driven by Search and YouTube, as consumer and business activity recovered

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Makueni agriculture CEC Bob Kisyula holds a Baobab fruit in his office at Wote, Makueni county. [Stephen Nzioka, Standard]

Nutrition experts are leading the charge to get Kenyans to take up eating more indigenous foods to control the rise of non-communicable diseases and malnutrition. Ruth Kaloki, a lead nutritionist at Makueni County Referral Hospital, said rising cases of diseases like diabetes, some cancers, heart disease, stroke and obesity point to the need for a healthy diet.

Many of the required nutrients are found in native foods, she said, but a majority of the population largely consume rice and maize. Veronica Kanini, a farmer in Thange A, Kathiani, Kibwezi East sub-county, said she grows pumpkin, sorghum, amaranth and cowpeas, among other traditional crops.

The baobab tree, which grows mostly in arid and semi-arid regions of sub-Saharan Africa, are also common in her region. Kanini said the tree’s pulp and seeds can

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