Mercy Sisters Shares New Guide to Changing Perspectives on Human Trafficking

A painting on display at the July 25 launch of “Inherent Dignity: An Advocacy Guidebook,” commissioned for publication and created by Sr. Venus Marie Pegar, a sister of the Congregation of St. Francis Xavier and member of the United Women’s Artist Association of Philippines (photo GSR / Chris Herlinger) New York, New York State – […]


Dyslexia Guide Bill enacted

A bill sponsored by a local lawmaker was enacted by Governor Bruce Rauner on Friday. The bill, sponsored by State Representative Keith Sommer, requires the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) to create and publish on its website a manual providing guidance on the subject dyslexia. “Making this information readily available to school staff, students […]


[Photo News] Korean students go all out for yearbook photos

Students at Uijeongbu High School in Gyeonggi Province dressed up for their yearbook photoshoot on Monday, keeping their wacky tradition of creating eye-catching graduation photos. Uijeongbu High is a boys-only school that has made headlines both at home and abroad for its unconventional graduation photos. The class of 2018 chose to dress up as Hog […]