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next animation chair of Animated Women UK, a regional support and advocacy network for women working in the visual effects and animation industries. Parker will be stepping into the role in September, replacing Animated Women UK founder Lindsay Watson, who will remain on the board but is looking to pursue new projects after building up […]The post Beth Parker of Disney TV EMEA Named Chair of Animated Women UK appeared first on Animation…
07.27 / 01:59
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A first round of film programming picks for the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival was announced during a live-streamed press conference Tuesday, with Cartoon Saloon’s upcoming third feature The Breadwinner set to be the animated standout amidst the 14 Galas and 33 Special Presentations. The film will make its World Premiere at TIFF, which runs […]The post Nora Twomey’s ‘Breadwinner’ Premiering at TIFF appeared first on Animation Magazin…
07.27 / 01:59
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Political leaders and advocates condemned it. Norwich University didn't comment directly on the president's decision, but the military school said its own nondiscrimination policy won’t change. The post Trump transgender military ban draws civilian ire in Vermont appeared first on V…
07.27 / 01:23
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Veteran journalist April Ryan received a tongue-lashing from White House press secretary Sean Spicer, who evidently didn’t like Ryan’s reaction to his chit-chat. “Stop shaking your head again,” Spicer said to Ryan during a White House press briefing. He said “please” first — but that didn’t stop people from coming to Ryan’s defense. Ryan’s list of …
07.27 / 01:21
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It’s important to remember that words on parchment don’t enforce themselves. Just because we say the federal government is limited doesn’t mean it will stay limit…
07.26 / 21:59
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BURLINGTON — A much-maligned five-way intersection in the South End is being temporarily reconfigured as part of a “pop-up” demonstration Thursday through Friday at noon. The intersection of Howard and St. Paul streets, where South Winooski Avenue comes to an end, will be reconfigured based on “design elements for this busy intersection as proposed by […] The post Busy Burlington intersection to get temporary makeover appeared first on VTDigge…
07.26 / 20:16
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RALEIGH, N.C. (July 26, 2017) – Yesterday, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill into law exempting the sale and purchase of gold and silver from state sales taxes. The new law will remove an important roadblock in the way of their everyday use as money, taking the first step toward breaking the Federal Re…
07.26 / 17:59
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Young activist Amanda Hearst walks the talk on ethical fashion and animal rights. Amanda Hearst in the Felicia dress ($548) from luxury label AMUR, which embraces the “new economy of c…
07.26 / 03:53
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One of the greatest benefits, from a laissez-faire perspective, has been the fact that legalization of marijuana has in many ways tied the hands of law…
07.26 / 03:24
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A major restructuring of the BBC’s Salford, UK-based children’s division will see CBeebies Controller Kay Benbow departing, along with several other senior staff. The revamp was announced to employees on Tuesday by Alice Webb, Director of BBC Children’s and BBC North, and comes just weeks after the pubcaster announced it was making its biggest investment […]The post Kay Benbow Says Goodbye Amid BBC Children’s Overhaul appeared first on Animation…
07.26 / 02:05
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Have you ever witnessed some type of egregious government action right in your own community and wondered, “What do I do about i…
07.25 / 22:52
tenthamendmentcenter.com
Burbank, CA visual post house Picture Shop is propping up its rapidly growing VFX department with the addition of award-winning team Christian Cardona and Buddy Gheen. Cardona joins the ranks as Senior VFX Supervisor, alongside recently promoted VP/Senior VFX Supervisor Adam Avitabile. Gheen comes aboard as Creative Director of VFX. They will be reporting to […]The post VFX Supes Christian Cardona & Buddy Gheen Join Picture Shop appeared first on Animation…
07.25 / 22:36
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She plays a part in the debate over author Dorothy Canfield Fisher's legacy. "She was taken care of, she was assisted, but she was not accepted,” one local resident says of Palmer. The post Icy Palmer: A Manchester legend brought to life appeared first on V…
07.25 / 19:45
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Filmmaker Jay Craven is set to remember his collaborator through a statewide series of screenings of the Mosher novel-turned-feature “Where the Rivers Flow North.” The post Movie tour to honor Vermont author Howard Frank Mosher appeared first on VTD…
07.25 / 19:45
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The Middlebury man was zealous about conserving Vermont's natural beauty, and amassed more than 34,000 acres, most of which is now in the public domain. The post Then Again: Joseph Battell, Vermont’s greatest philanthropist and conservationist appeared first on…
07.25 / 19:45
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The New England Center for Circus Arts is hoping to wipe the slate clean with an entirely new board of directors, a new interim executive director and the return of the founding sisters as artistic directors. The post NECCA has new board, founders rehired appeared first on…
07.25 / 19:45
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Burlington has received a $500,000 grant to establish a new waterfront park. The money will be used to assist the city in acquiring 12 acres of land to develop a park on the shores of Lake Champlain. The park will occupy a portion of the land formerly owned by Burlington College. Future plans are to […] The post Burlington receives $500,000 for waterfront park appeared first on…
07.25 / 19:45
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The Tenth Amendment Center (TAC) is an organization built on what Thomas Jefferson considered "the foundation of the…
07.25 / 17:21
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Donald Trump’s labyrinthine business dealings take an admixture of detective, lawyer, and financial wiz to examine. The Trump Organization has far-flung global interests in everything from hotels and real estate to TV and apparel. George Washington Law professor Steven Schooner is up for the job. Because somebody has to do the work the American people…
07.25 / 14:37
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You can’t see her in the now famous photo below, but Kellyanne Conway is the only woman in the room. That’s often the case these days for the most powerful woman in Washington. As Donald Trump’s most trusted adviser, Conway occupies a role that is so far-reaching (and equally, conveniently undefined) that she’s been called the …
07.25 / 14:37
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