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October 24, 2010
The 76ers' Andre Iguodala compares favorably with other NBA players in the same salary range who may be considered one step below elite. Here are their career averages, with 2010-11 salary in millions:   Andre Iguodala, Sixers   15.9       5.8    4.6    26      $12.4 Josh Smith, Atl.         14.3       7.6   2.9    24      $11.7 Luol Deng, Chi.         15.8       6.5    2.2   25      $11.
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May 17, 2016
THE CHARTER Schools Office is presenting the academic data of the Universal Audenried Charter High School in a vacuum. The work at comprehensive neighborhood high schools is unique, and Audenried can only truly be rated in comparison with the 20 other district-run neighborhood schools and the two other neighborhood renaissance charters up for renewal. Our data place us consistently as one of the top neighborhood schools in the city. Universal Audenried's 2014-15 Literature Keystone scores rank sixth out of 23 neighborhood schools.
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January 3, 1993 | By Eric L. Smith, INQUIRER CORRESPONDENT
The recent slaying of a high school graduate and sporadic violence at Memorial Middle School have given the Willingboro School District unwanted notoriety. Cherrell Bell's stabbing death on Dec 2., the attempted assault in the school of a 15-year-old boy on Dec 7., a boost in school security and the formation of a Committee for Safe Schools, have led some to question just how violent Willingboro schools are. But a handful of Memorial students said enough was enough, and remember, said one student, "We've got kids here that care, too. " Some students were so frustrated with the school's plummeting image that they held a silent march to the last school board meeting Dec. 14 to plead their case before a cable TV audience and Board of Education members.
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November 23, 1994 | By Murray Dubin, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Inquirer staff writer Dianna Marder contributed to this story
A group of 11- and 12-year-olds, some of whom knew one another, were sent to a summer camp and divided into two teams for an entire week. Every day, one team competed against the other. At the end of the week, the campers were asked their opinions about fellow campers. Even if there had been a past friendship, no one had anything good to say about anyone on the other team. This well-known sociology experiment proves that "in-group loyalty is important and can be built up very easily," says Joan McCord, a Temple University criminal-justice professor.
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December 16, 2002 | By Tom Moon INQUIRER MUSIC CRITIC
Some jazz is about the painting, the ways a musician fills every inch of canvas with personal vision. But some jazz is also about the frame - the tone and temperament of the improvisations that depend on the conditions created by the ensemble, the ways they taunt and support and collide with one another. Unlike many technicians of his peer group, saxophonist Greg Osby concerns himself with specifics of the frame. He can play brainy, endlessly impressive runs; Saturday at the Painted Bride Arts Center, Osby scurried up and down his horn at lightning speed, dispensing intricate bob-and-weave interval studies as if trying to elude some nagging ghost of bebop past.
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September 5, 1991 | By Kathi Kauffman, Special to The Inquirer
Andrew J. D'Amico wants to turn peer pressure into peer support. D'Amico, a licensed psychologist and a member of Rosemont Counseling Associates, is forming a discussion group for 10 high school students between the ages of 15 and 18 to provide a place for them to talk openly about problems and concerns. "This is not a therapy group," D'Amico said. "My role is to act as a facilitator, not provide therapy. I will simply ensure that they do not hurt each other. " Although no parents will be allowed to attend the discussion sessions, D'Amico said he would be glad to confer with parents or any other professionals such as teachers or guidance counselors, at any time.
NEWS
September 5, 1991 | By Kathi Kauffman, Special to The Inquirer
Andrew J. D'Amico wants to turn peer pressure into peer support. D'Amico, a licensed psychologist and a member of Rosemont Counseling Associates, is forming a discussion group for 10 high school students between the ages of 15 and 18 to provide a place for them to talk openly about problems and concerns. "This is not a therapy group," D'Amico said. "My role is to act as a facilitator, not provide therapy. I will simply ensure that they do not hurt each other. " Although no parents will be allowed to attend the discussion sessions, D'Amico said he would be glad to confer with parents or any other professionals such as teachers or guidance counselors, at any time.
NEWS
May 14, 1989 | By ELIJAH ANDERSON
Sexual relations and out-of-wedlock pregnancy among poor black inner-city adolescents are a major social problem, yet we know little and understand less about these phenomena. The basic factors at work here are youth, ignorance, the receptivity of the culture to babies, and the young male's resort to proving his manhood through sexual conquests that often result in pregnancies. These factors are exacerbated by the impact of persistent poverty on the inner-city community. Sexual conduct among these youths is largely the result of the meshing of two opposing drives, that of the boys and that of the girls.
NEWS
September 23, 2005 | By Nora Craig
My daughter is a Boy Scout. Weird? Not at all. The Boy Scouts have co-ed "adventure troops" targeting the 16-to-21 age group. Adventure troops choose their focus. Most do traditional outdoor camping activities. One here in South Jersey has a more esoteric focus. My daughter's troop, called Epic, does LARPing. If you have a "nerdy" teenager, you may know what to LARP means. Do you hear about things like Rifts and Dungeons & Dragons (D&D)? When your blossoming offspring talks of gnomes and vampires, do you imagine the worst?
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May 17, 2016
THE CHARTER Schools Office is presenting the academic data of the Universal Audenried Charter High School in a vacuum. The work at comprehensive neighborhood high schools is unique, and Audenried can only truly be rated in comparison with the 20 other district-run neighborhood schools and the two other neighborhood renaissance charters up for renewal. Our data place us consistently as one of the top neighborhood schools in the city. Universal Audenried's 2014-15 Literature Keystone scores rank sixth out of 23 neighborhood schools.
NEWS
March 23, 2015 | BY DAN GERINGER, Daily News Staff Writer geringd@phillynews.com, 215-854-5961
WHEN DARCY Walker Krause was 15, her mother died suddenly from a heart attack. Twenty years later, Krause is herself the mother of two, including a newborn, yet there are times when her own mother's death still affects her. "There are many moments in the last 20 years that I have missed my mom," she said. "What comes to mind the most are major life events like graduations, my wedding and certainly the birth of each child. "She's not there to visit me at the hospital," Krause said.
SPORTS
April 15, 2014 | By Sam Carchidi, Inquirer Staff Writer
Cal Heeter made a forgettable NHL debut Sunday as the Flyers ended their regular season with a 6-5 shootout loss to Carolina at the Wells Fargo Center. But in more important goaltender news, the Flyers (42-30-10) believe Steve Mason, who was injured in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win in Pittsburgh, will be able to start Game 1 of the first-round playoff series against New York on Thursday. "He's doing better," coach Craig Berube said after the Flyers finished with 94 points, two behind the second-place Rangers in the Metropolitan Division.
SPORTS
May 9, 2013 | BY LES BOWEN, Daily News Staff Writer bowenl@phillynews.com
EAGLES SAFETY Patrick Chung spoke to a group of up-and-coming NFL coaches and personnel people yesterday at Penn's Wharton School about what the modern athlete expects from coaches and management. "Be honest. Respect. Have a relationship, because we're all in it together, man," Chung said afterward, when reporters asked about the panel session, part of a 3-day NFL Career Development Symposium. "We're here to play against the other team. We can't have fights inside . . . Respect, relationship, honesty.
NEWS
May 16, 2012 | By Alyce Koruna
There are a few things my mother loves unshakably: Jesus, her family, and President Obama — perhaps not in that order. Growing up black in the segregated South left her not bitter, but motivated to ensure her family would have a better life. Obama's election — and reelection — are part of her dream. But the president's declaration of support for same-sex marriage pitted her difficulty with homosexuality against her unwavering support for "her man," Obama. After my daughter was done cheering the president's announcement, she said, "Uh-oh!
SPORTS
October 24, 2010
The 76ers' Andre Iguodala compares favorably with other NBA players in the same salary range who may be considered one step below elite. Here are their career averages, with 2010-11 salary in millions:   Andre Iguodala, Sixers   15.9       5.8    4.6    26      $12.4 Josh Smith, Atl.         14.3       7.6   2.9    24      $11.7 Luol Deng, Chi.         15.8       6.5    2.2   25      $11.
NEWS
February 9, 2006 | By Julie Fitzpatrick
In the debate over domestic spying, both sides are missing a perspective that can inform the larger issue. Sure, pointing a finger at President Bush is easy, almost the Blue State equivalent of shooting fish in a barrel. But electronic surveillance of our own citizens without due process or probable cause? This one's a veritable raw-bar smorgasbord, all you can eat, bib included. Deep in the heart of family matters, parents must grapple with the same issues and principles.
NEWS
September 23, 2005 | By Nora Craig
My daughter is a Boy Scout. Weird? Not at all. The Boy Scouts have co-ed "adventure troops" targeting the 16-to-21 age group. Adventure troops choose their focus. Most do traditional outdoor camping activities. One here in South Jersey has a more esoteric focus. My daughter's troop, called Epic, does LARPing. If you have a "nerdy" teenager, you may know what to LARP means. Do you hear about things like Rifts and Dungeons & Dragons (D&D)? When your blossoming offspring talks of gnomes and vampires, do you imagine the worst?
NEWS
May 8, 2005 | By Stacey Burling INQUIRER STAFF WRITER
What could make four young people torture and kill a 15-year-old "friend"? The key to Christine Marie Ham's murder last month might not lie in a specific emotion such as revenge or jealousy, but in the way human beings - particularly young ones - behave in groups, psychologists say. "People can be swept up in an act and do something collectively that none of them would do individually," said Daniel L. Davis, a child and adolescent forensic psychologist...
NEWS
December 16, 2002 | By Tom Moon INQUIRER MUSIC CRITIC
Some jazz is about the painting, the ways a musician fills every inch of canvas with personal vision. But some jazz is also about the frame - the tone and temperament of the improvisations that depend on the conditions created by the ensemble, the ways they taunt and support and collide with one another. Unlike many technicians of his peer group, saxophonist Greg Osby concerns himself with specifics of the frame. He can play brainy, endlessly impressive runs; Saturday at the Painted Bride Arts Center, Osby scurried up and down his horn at lightning speed, dispensing intricate bob-and-weave interval studies as if trying to elude some nagging ghost of bebop past.
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