February holds a lot of significance to people for many reasons: it’s Black History month; it’s the month that the Grammys air, and last but not least, one of the most anticipated days of the year for lovers is on the 14th. And while there are many people who will celebrate this day with a special someone, there are others who thought they would, but got an unexpected surprise right before Valentine’s Day: they were dumped.
Teach For America Struggles With College-Grad Recruitment
Teach For America has been a long sought out post-graduation opportunity for many college seniors seeking secure employment. The education program that serves troubled schools in rural and inner-city communities is currently having recruitment issues, reports the The New York Times. For a second year in a row Teach For America (TFA) applicants have dropped 10 percent on college campuses. TFA closed two of its summer training sites in New York City and Los Angeles.
Spider-Man Finally Joins Marvel Studios’ Cinematic Universe
Spider-Man is one of Marvel Comics’ most beloved characters but has yet to share the big screen with other heroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. All that has changed as an agreement has been struck to allow Spider-Man to finally appear in a series of films, which will allow certain story lines to flourish. Sony Pictures Entertainment and Marvel Studios announced the deal Monday, Feb. 9, delighting fans of the comics and films alike.