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Zeoli Show Log 7.7.15Rich discussed the latest on the alleged murder of a woman in San Francisco by an illegal immigrant, former Virginia Senator Jim Webb's announcement that he is running for President, and a Florida man being sentenced to 30 months in prison for having sex on the beach. He also talked with Greg Piper from the College Fix, Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell, Philadelphia Daily News Columnist Christine Flowers and Brandon McGinley from the PA Family Institute.
Fewer Students Being 'Held Back'The overall retention rate peaked in the 2004-05 school year and by 2009-10 it had fallen to almost half that.
Study Gives Good Reason For Full Day Of PreschoolAccording to a University of Minnesota study, kids who attend a full day of preschool are better prepared for kindergarten and beyond.
Students In Overseas Health Programs Not Prepared To Treat PatientsStudents going overseas for health-related programs are performing examinations and delivering babies, putting their colleges at risk of legal liability.
Parents Of Young Children Are Heavier Than Non-ParentsResearchers found parents of young children were heavier and ate more calories, fatty foods, and sugary drinks than women without children.
Hockey Fans Pack The Wells Fargo Center For Frozen Four Before the puck dropped for the game between the Dutchmen and the Golden Gophers, officials declared the 2014 Frozen Four a great success.
Talking About Weight Loss With TeensWhen talking to teens about weight loss, you should talk about “healthy eating”. Just focusing on weight loss could lead to an eating disorder.
Longterm Benefits of Early Childhood ProgramsA National Institutes of Health study has strong implications for education, economic and health benefits of early childhood education.