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St. Paul’s, K Street, welcomes Bishop James Jelinek as interim…

first_imgSt. Paul’s, K Street, welcomes Bishop James Jelinek as interim rector The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Curate Diocese of Nebraska Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR [St. Paul’s Episcopal Church press release] St. Paul’s Episcopal Church [on K Street in Washington, D.C.] this week welcomes The Right Reverend James Jelinek as its Interim Rector. Jelinek will lead the parish during the transition until its tenth rector is called, a process that will take approximately 15 months.“I am very excited to join this wonderful parish and look forward to walking with the people of St. Paul’s during this time of transition,” said Bishop Jelinek. “St. Paul’s is an extraordinary parish known for its beautiful liturgy, nationally-recognized music program, and commitment to mission.”Bishops do not ordinarily come out of retirement to lead a parish as interim rector, but the Bishop Jelinek said that he was called to do so because of St. Paul’s reputation.Jelinek served for 17 years as Bishop in the Diocese of Minnesota from 1993 to 2010. Prior to that, he served as Rector at St. Aidan’s Church in San Francisco, California, and St. Michael and All Angels in Cincinnati, Ohio. A Wisconsin native, Jelinek is a graduate of Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and The General Theological Seminary in New York City.Jelinek’s position as a bishop played little role in his selection as interim rector. Rather, said Matthew Leddicotte, Senior Warden, “Bishop Jelinek’s energy and commitment to St. Paul’s future success was quite evident. We are excited to have him join us as Interim Rector.”St. Paul’s is a healthy and vibrant urban parish, with robust attendance. In the coming weeks, Jelinek intends to meet as many parishioners as possible in small groups.“The parish views celebration of Mass together as the heart of St. Paul’s community life,” noted Jelinek. “It is the lifeblood that keeps it going. That’s why it is so important to me to get to know the congregation.”Working with the parish, Bishop Jelinek will help the congregation articulate what is important to the parish, and guide them through the core questions that will need to be answered during their search to call the next rector.“When I first visited the congregation,” Jelinek explained, “I was deeply moved by the reverence of the liturgies, the beauty of the music, both very ancient and very modern, and the heartfelt participation of the congregation in the responses and in the singing. Few congregations, as a whole, sing with such fervor. The sense of community is very strong among this quite diverse group of people.”St. Paul’s is a parish of the Diocese of Washington within the Episcopal Church, which is itself a member of the worldwide Anglican Communion.  The nationally-known parish is only one of a handful of Episcopal churches in the country to hold Mass 365 days a year, in addition to being one of only two parishes to hold the Anglican service of Evensong every week. Richerson Rhodes says: Press Release Service Rector Albany, NY Submit a Job Listing Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Rector Belleville, IL Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Rector Pittsburgh, PA Rector Bath, NC Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Tags New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Rector Collierville, TN Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Submit an Event Listing Comments (2) September 2, 2013 at 5:31 am Congratulations to all and Godspeed. I do wonder, however, about clergy of all stripes (not least Bishops) being called “out of retirement” to serve as interims when, for many who are specifically trained and motivated and experienced in this niche, it is hard enough to find seamless interim postings in the church nationwide. The more often parishes draw from the pool of retired clergy, the fewer the opportunities for active clergy, still seeking to serve in this specialized capacity. Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York People Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA August 30, 2013 at 5:26 pm In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina I stayed in the DC area and worshiped at St. Paul’s. The congregation was wonderful, supportive and welcoming. The services at St. Paul’s were reverent and inspirational and I was strengthened and supported by this wonderful parish. I am delighted to hear that they will have this wonderful rector. Rector Hopkinsville, KY The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Rector Washington, DC center_img Rector Shreveport, LA Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Associate Rector Columbus, GA Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Featured Jobs & Calls Rector Knoxville, TN Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Director of Music Morristown, NJ Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Rector Martinsville, VA Mark Hatch says: Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Virtual Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency Course Online Course Aug. 9-13 This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Youth Minister Lorton, VA An Evening with Aliya Cycon Playing the Oud Lancaster, PA (and streaming online) July 3 @ 7 p.m. ET Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Comments are closed. Posted Aug 30, 2013 Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Episcopal Church releases new prayer book translations into Spanish and French, solicits feedback Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Featured Events Rector Smithfield, NC An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector Tampa, FL Submit a Press Releaselast_img read more

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Cricket News Rohit Sharma’s ‘Special Talent’ Suits Him For Test Cricket: Ajinkya Rahane

first_img For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. New Delhi: Rohit Sharma is one of the top batsman in the world when it comes to ODIs and Twenty20 Internationals. Rohit has close to 9000 runs in ODIs and in T20Is, he and Virat Kohli are the two leading run-getters in the format. However, his Test numbers are underwhelming, averaging just 39.62 with three centuries. Rohit, though, has been picked in the India cricket team for the three-Test series against South Africa and many are expecting that he will open the batting. Ajinkya Rahane, who himself underwent a period of struggle for a couple of years before coming to form in the West Indies series, has backed Rohit to do well. “He has worked so hard and if he gets an opportunity, I am sure, he will do well. We all know the quality he has — special talent. Test cricket is all about mindset and ODI cricket, you can just go out there and back yourself. In Test cricket, sometimes if two bowlers are bowling good spells, you need to respect that and come out strong and play your game after that,” Rahane said in a promotional event in Mumbai.Rahane said it was tough to see a ‘special talent’ like Rohit sit out but he was unsure of which position he will bat in the upcoming series. “You want an answer actually? I don’t know yet whether Rohit will open the innings. If he does, I will be happy for him. I said in West Indies also, it is hard to see a special talent like Rohit sitting out,” Rahane said. The Mumbai right-hander has played 58 Tests and 90 ODIs but his last one-dayer was 18 months ago. In 2017, he had a good series against Australia but then his form dipped and in Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri’s rotation policy, Rahane found himself out of the team. However, Rahane expressed his desire to be part of the one-day squad in the near future. Also Read | Rohit Sharma Levels With MS Dhoni For This Awesome Twenty20 International Record”Apart from Tests, I really enjoy playing ODI cricket as well. I want to comeback to ODIs. Right now, the focus is completely on this series. After the Australia series, there was a long break. When I got to know that I was not part of the World Cup squad, my plan was to play county cricket and luckily the Hampshire people called me and asked about the county cricket,” Rahane said. Also Read | Virat Kohli Is Effective As Captain Only Because Of MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma: Gautam GambhirRahane’s stint with Hampshire for close to two months was vital and he admitted that he had fallen in love with cricket all over again. “Apart from cricket, small things helped me a lot. I used to walk alone after the practice session and think what was my thinking when I started playing cricket. The answer was that I enjoyed cricket rather than focusing on the outcome. When you think about focus and outcome, you put yourself under pressure. In county cricket, those two months, I learnt a lot. I played seven matches and the focus was actually on red ball because I knew we would play Dukes ball in the West Indies. Trusting your ability was the key,” Rahane said. last_img read more

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Warriors 3 Things: Kevin Durant’s free agent drama has reached a tipping point

first_imgClick HERE if you’re unable to view the gallery on your mobile device.The Warriors beat the Lakers 115-101 Saturday night, as LeBron James took the night off for “load management”.Here are two thoughts on the game itself and one thought on the postgame scene: DeMarcus Cousins authored his signature Golden State momentI won’t lie — I didn’t think DeMarcus Cousins was going to make it.The Warriors’ center took off from inside the free-throw circle, and given that he is coming …last_img

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Ohio’s National FFA Officers

first_imgShare Facebook Twitter Google + LinkedIn Pinterest With 33, Ohio has the most National FFA Officers of any state. For National FFA Week, we thought we would highlight Ohio’s talented former National Officers.Here are Ohio’s National FFA officers:Lawrence Augustine, from Ashley, served as the National FFA Second Vice President in 1928-1929.Ralph Bender, from Waldo, served as National Eastern Region Vice President in 1930-1931. From 1948-78, he was Chairman of the Department of Agricultural Education at OSU. He taught agricultural education at several universities in the United States and worked with other countries to help them develop agricultural education programs.Bobby Jones, from Radnor, served as National FFA President
 in 1933-1934 and then worked at World’s Natural Science in Rochester, NY.Stanley Tschantz, from the Wayne County JVS, served as Eastern Region Vice President in 1935-1936.William Stiers, from the Twin Valley South Chapter, served as Eastern Region Vice President in 1937-1938.Carl Fought, from the Fremont Chapter, served as Eastern Region Vice President in 1941-1942.Philip Shober, from the Mohawk Chapter, served as the National Secretary in 1946-1947.Glenn Lackey, from the Berlin Township (now Olentangy) Chapter, served as Vice President in 1949-50. After WWII, he started the VoAg Program at Pickerington High School.Dallas High, from the Van West-Marsh Chapter, served as a National Vice President in 1951-1952.Dale Ring, from the Wooster Chapter, served as a National Vice President in 1955-1956. He then raised dairy cattle and row crops and served as the president of the Ohio Holstein Association and Ohio Beef Council.Jerome Donovan, Jr., from the Delaware Chapter, served as National Vice President from 1960-1961. He taught science at Delaware Hayes H.S. in 1963 and then ag business at Delaware Area Career Center in 1973, where he became an administrator. After 39 years of teaching he retired in 2004.James Stitzlein, from the Loudenville Chapter, served as a National Vice President from 1965-1966. Jim works with Consolidated Grain and Barge and lives near St. Louis.Keaton Vandemark, from the Elida Chapter, served as a National Vice President in 1966-1967.Dennis C. Sargent, from the Bradford Chapter, served as National Secretary in 1971-1972. He devoted his career to working in education, industry and business. He served as the executive director of the FFA Foundation.Doug Loudenslager, from the Ridegdale Chapter, served as the 1975-1976 National Eastern Region Vice President. He went on to serve as an agricultural instructor at Cory-Rawson High School, communications manager for the Ohio Farmers Grain and Supply Association, executive director of the Ohio Soybean Association, and COO of the National FFA Organization. He is now secretary on the Board of Trustees for Evolution Ag, LLC and principal for the Delaware location.Rick McDaniel, from the Wynford Chapter, served as the 1976-1977 National Eastern Region Vice President.Rob Hovis, from the Lakota Chapter, served as the 1977-1978 National Eastern Region Vice President. He now serves as a financial officer for Edward Jones of Millersburg.Mark Sanborn, from the Grand Valley Chapter, served as the National FFA President in 1978-1979. He is now president of Sanborn & Associates, Inc., an idea studio dedicated to developing leaders in business and in life. He is also an international bestselling author and noted authority on leadership, team building, customer service and change.Susie (Barrett) Bline, from the Warren Chapter, was Ohio’s first female National Officer, serving as the 1980-1981 National Eastern Region Vice President. She resides with her husband on a Champaign County farm where they raise sheep. She is also an elementary math teacher.Bruce Kettler, from the Anna Chapter, served as the 1982-1983 National Eastern Region Vice President. He now serves as the Director of Public Relations for Beck’s Hybrids.Warren Boerger, from the Fairbanks Chapter, served as the 1988-1989 National Eastern Region Vice President. He now is the head of North American Business Services for Syngenta Seeds.Dan Schroer, from the New Bremen Chapter, was the 1989-1990 National Eastern Region Vice President. He now serves as the Superintendent of Springboro Schools in Warren County. He also served as the superintendent for the Greene County Career Center in Xenia with over 900 full-time equivalent secondary and adult students. He has served as the program director for Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum and a teacher and administrator for various schools around Ohio as well.Rick Perkins, from the Sentinel CC Chapter, served as the 1992-1993 National Eastern Region Vice President. He is now Vice President at PNC Financial Services.Lee Schroeder, from the Leipsic Chapter, was the 1994-1995 National Eastern Region Vice President. He graduated from Ohio State’s College of Law in 2002. He is currently an agriculture attorney in real estate, business, and estate/succession planning for northwest Ohio farmers and agribusinesses at the firm “Schroeder, Blankemeyer and Schroeder, LLP” in Ottawa.Holly (Bentley) Wagner, from the East Clinton Chapter, was the 1996-1997 National FFA Secretary. She is now a mom and elementary school teacher.Shannon (Wilcox) Donnelly, from the Upper Scioto Valley Chapter, served as the National FFA Secretary in 1997-1998. She worked in agribusiness and as a K-12 educator. Now she is currently co-owner/operator of WD Land & Livestock with her husband, Bruce, and daughter Meredith.Emily (Buxton) Adams, from the Riverview Chapter, was the 1998-1999 Eastern Region Vice President. She graduated from OSU with a BS and MS in food science and worked in product research and development for Abbott Nutrition in Columbus from 2003-2011. She now serves as an OSU Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources and the County Extension Director for Coshocton County.Joe Shultz, from the Indian Lake Chapter, served as the Eastern Region Vice President in 1999-2000. Shultz now serves as the senior economist for the U.S. Senate Committee of Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry in Washington, D.C.Katy (Poth) Endsley, from the Liberty Union Chapter, was the 2000-2001 Eastern Region Vice President. She currently works for the Ohio FFA Association, serving as program manager. She also teaches public speaking at Ohio University.Julie (Tyson) McNaull, from the Hillsdale Chapter, was the 2002-2003 Eastern Region Vice President. She graduated from OSU with a Bachelor’s degree in Agribusiness and Applied Economics in 2005 and with a Masters in Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics in 2007. She and her husband reside in Ashland, Ohio with three daughters. She is a stay-at-home mom on McNaull Family Farms, a grain operation with a contract swine finishing barn.Anne Knapke, from the Talawanda Chapter, was the 2003-2004 Eastern Region Vice President. She is a certified health coach and current MA/MPP graduate student at the University of Chicago, with a background in international and community development, focused on global health and food policy.Hannah Crossen, from the Hillsdale Chapter, was the 2008-2009 Eastern Region Vice President. She graduated from OSU in 2012 with a degree in agricultural and Extension education, then worked as a curriculum sales consultant for CEV Multimedia out of Lubbock, Texas. She is currently an agricultural educator and FFA advisor at North Union High School in Richwood.Sydney Snider, from the Felicity-Franklin Chapter, was the the 2015-2016 Eastern Region Vice President.  Jerome Donovan, Jr., from the Delaware Chapter, served as National Vice President from 1960-1961. Susie (Barrett) Bline, from the Warren Chapter, was Ohio’s first female National Officer, serving as the 1980-1981 National Eastern Region Vice President. Shannon (Wilcox) Donnelly (center), from the Upper Scioto Valley Chapter, served as the National FFA Secretary in 1997-1998. Holly (Bentley) Wagner (front row, second from the right), from the East Clinton Chapter, was the 1996-1997 National FFA Secretary. Julie (Tyson) McNaull, from the Hillsdale Chapter, was the 2002-2003 Eastern Region Vice President. Lee Schroeder, from the Leipsic Chapter, was the 1994-1995 National Eastern Region Vice President. Dennis C. Sargent, from the Bradford Chapter, served as National Secretary in 1971-1972. Mark Sanborn, from the Grand Valley Chapter, served as the National FFA President in 1978-1979. Katy (Poth) Endsley, (pictured with her family) from the Liberty Union Chapter, was the 2000-2001 Eastern Region Vice President. Bruce Kettler of the Anna Chapter got to meet President Reagan during his time as a National Officer. Rob Hovis, from the Lakota Chapter, served as the 1977-1978 National Eastern Region Vice President. Doug Loudenslager met with J. Patrick Kaine, President of the Agricultural Division of International Harvester, in 1976. Holly Bently Wagner, Emily Buxton Adams, Steve Gratz and Shannon Wilcox Sydney Sniderlast_img read more

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9 Great Geeky Tech Gifts For Kids

first_img4 Keys to a Kid-Safe App 2.  Larson Scanner Electronic Soldering KitAll children should be given the opportunity to build something that requires a cycling red eye.  With all parts included, save the soldering iron, even beginning geeks can use this kit to solder the eye with ease. $14.99 9. Chewbacca Pocket PlushHan Solo rarely traveled without Chewbacca – and neither should your kid. Bonus points awarded for Chewbacca’s lavender scent, because I can only guess that the full-sized version probably smelled much worse. $12For even more great ideas, see this list of holiday gift suggestions from Nerdy With Children. 5.  Portal Sentry TurretA favorite gift on this list, the polite and adorable Portal turret is a must buy. Say “I don’t hate you” in style this year. $39.996. Sensu Artist Brush StylusYoung artists now have a choice. They can create on canvas with paint, like an animal, or use the Sensu Brush Stylus like a gentleman.  Give your artsy kids the gift of painting sans turpentine and sans mess. $39.997. Moleskine Pen HolderKids who want to be pen-prepared can do it in crafty, hipster-style with this Journal Bandolier, Moleskine not included of course. $18.958. Pop Up Paper HouseA dollhouse can an awesome gift but – they’re expensive, cumbersome and once they’re done, they’re far less fun. This printable PDF version costs very little cash and still gives the gift of building something cool. $12 3.  Ultimate Geek PenYour kid is the ultimate geek, so give her the ultimate geek pen.  This James Bond-like pen offers up a ballpoint pen, a PDA stylus, a laser pointer, an LED light and an ultraviolet lamp. They had ReadWrite at ‘batteries included.’ $11.95 Tags:#geek#gifts#kids#portal#star wars#toys 9 Books That Make Perfect Gifts for Industry Ex… 12 Unique Gifts for the Hard-to-Shop-for People…center_img 1.  Minecraft Foam SwordThis sword will help your kids avoid Creepers.  It should not be used for mining. $19.99 Related Posts 5 Outdoor Activities for Beating Office Burnout robyn tippins Unless you’re more organized than most, you’re probably still looking for a few last minute gifts. ReadWrite is here to help you separate the wheat from the chaff.  Below you’ll find 9 great geeky gifts for the kids on your list. If we’ve missed some good ones, please let us know in the comments. 4.  Han Solo Ice Cube TrayHan Solo in carbanite was bad. Fake Han Solo in ice, chocolate or some other yummy solid food is awesome.  $11.74last_img read more

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10 months agoReal Madrid coach Solari explains leaving Isco on bench

first_imgReal Madrid coach Solari explains leaving Isco on benchby Carlos Volcano10 months agoSend to a friendShare the loveReal Madrid coach Santiago Solari left Isco on the bench for victory over Rayo Vallecano.Real overcame Rayo 1-0 via a Karim Benzema strike, with Solari pleased about the win, which he discussed after explaining his benching of Isco.”My interest is in ensuring that all players are well, happy and committed and we all work for that,” he said.”I try not to make mistakes in the formation or the substitutions and I do that because it is part of my job.”With the way the match went, I brought Dani Ceballos in for Marco [Asensio] because he was tired then Fede [Valverde] for the midfield and Vini came in because he was the only forward on the bench who could replace Benzema.”We were dominant against Rayo and should have gone in at half-time with a more comfortable lead but when you don’t take your chances you will suffer.” About the authorCarlos VolcanoShare the loveHave your saylast_img read more

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16 days agoLionel Messi: Why I plan to stay with Barcelona

first_imgTagsTransfersAbout the authorCarlos VolcanoShare the loveHave your say Lionel Messi: Why I plan to stay with Barcelonaby Carlos Volcano16 days agoSend to a friendShare the loveLionel Messi has hinted he’s willing to play out his career with Barcelona.Messi, speaking on RAC1, insists he and his family are happy and settled in the city.He explained: “My idea has always been to stay here, it has always been the case and it has not changed. “An extension? I think not, I do not have all the information about it, but for the moment there is nothing according to what my father tells me. Whenever there were negotiations, I always stayed away from the discussions because there were never any problems, everything was always clear. “Today, my idea and that of my family is to finish my career here. Especially because I’m settled in the club and I feel good within the club, after for family reasons, because we are happy in this city, and for my sons also not to change their friendships and break them, I lived it and it had hurt me a lot on a personal level.” last_img read more

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Cheniere Presses Ahead with Third Train at Corpus Christi

first_imgzoomImage Courtesy: Cheniere/Youtube Screenshot Houston-based energy company Cheniere Energy is moving forward with its plans to add a third train at its Corpus Christi liquefaction project.Now that the company’s board of directors made a positive Final Investment Decision (FID) with respect to Train 3, Cheniere will give the green light to Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals to continue construction which began in late 2017 under limited notice to proceed.This represents the first FID on new liquefaction capacity in the United States since 2015, Cheniere said.“Moving forward with the construction of Train 3 at Corpus Christi reinforces our position as the leader in U.S. LNG,” said Jack Fusco, Cheniere’s President and Chief Executive Officer.“We continue to see significant tailwinds in the global LNG market and look forward to delivering additional growth and value to shareholders.”In order to finance the development of the three trains and associated infrastructure, Cheniere Corpus Christi Holdings, Cheniere’s wholly owned subsidiary, secured amendments to the company’s loans bringing the credit facilities to USD 6.1 billion.The company added that the remaining costs of the CCL Project would be funded from its amended equity contribution agreement with Corpus Christi Holdings, and from cash flows generated by Trains 1 and 2 of the CCL Project after they are placed into service.Each train is expected to have a nominal production capacity of approximately 4.5 mtpa of LNG.last_img read more

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Get Acquainted With An Actress Sunita Prasad

first_img Login/Register With: Twitter There was a lot of driving involved haha! At the time there was more going on in Regina for film and television than there was in Saskatoon. There was one acting coach in particular that was instrumental in having me get more serious about acting and she happened to live in Regina. She had come to Saskatoon to do a weekend workshop and I found myself being pushed and challenged in a way I had never been before. She exposed me to acting methods and techniques they weren’t teaching in high school. And I loved that. So from then on I started making the two and a half hour trek out to Regina to attend more of her classes and do one on one coachings with her. What was great was she’d also occasionally bring in casting directors/directors from Vancouver and LA to give workshops. Being able to get in front of those casting directors at that point in time helped take away some of the nerves down the road when I did eventually move to Vancouver and get in the audition room with them.Is your character of London on Lifetime’s hit dramedy “UnREAL” similar to you?There are definitely aspects of her character that are similar. She’s very sure of what she stands for and isn’t someone you can easily convince to stray from her beliefs. She’ll speak up for herself if she’s not okay with a certain situation. That’s the way I am too. Advertisement Lifetime’s hit breakout comedy UnReal is pleasing critics and audiences alike. The show mimics reality television and explores the producing side of it in all its chaos and glory. Because it’s filmed in the Lower Mainland, many local actors are finding guest and recurring roles on the show. It was even renewed for a third season prior to its second season debut.Sunita Prasad is a Vancouver-based actor who landed the role of London this season, she plays a conservative contestant on the fake dating show setting. We chatted with Sunita to learn more about her acting career and work she’s done:How did you first pursue acting in Saskatoon before moving to Vancouver? Facebook Advertisement LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Advertisementlast_img read more

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A call for more emergency housing for women in Yellowknife

first_imgAPTN National NewsThere are many reasons a woman in Yellowknife may need a safe place to stay.She may be out of house and home because of mental health issues, domestic abuse or simply not enough money to pay the rent.But right now – emergency housing is in very short supply – if available at all.But as APTN’s Wayne Rivers reports – some local artists in Yellowknife are hoping to change that.last_img

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