08.10.16

All Gold Everything!!

Right Now w/ Carmen Mays (Twitter)

What I’m listening to: “The Definition of…” by Fantasia

What I’m watching: The Olympics!!!

What I’m reading: UN Habitat III Briefs

What I want to know from you: What are the first Olympics that you remember?  If the US isn’t in the running, who else do you root for?

We’re Buzzin’

Justice Department report: Baltimore police routinely violated civil rights:  Baltimore police routinely violated the constitutional rights of residents by conducting unlawful stops and using excessive force, according to the findings of a long-anticipated Justice Department probe to be released Wednesday.

Kennesaw State opens first-of-its-kind housing for homeless students:  When fall classes begin later this month, Kennesaw State University will open with a new housing option to help homeless students attending the college.

Atlanta barber shop in spotlight after cutting Michael Phelps’ hair:  A downtown Atlanta barbershop is in the international spotlight after swimmer Michael Phelps stopped there for a haircut on his way to the Olympics in Rio. Phelps took a selfie of himself in one of the chairs at Vintage the Barber Shop and posted it on Instagram, where it’s gotten more than 60,000 likes.

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Trending on ELGL

Upcoming ELGL Events

Supper Club: ELGL Supper Club in San Mateo, CA – August 28

Conference & Networking: League of Women in Government Symposium + Networking – September 24

Networking: ELGL & ICMA BBQ Mixer – September 25

Webinar:Local Governments & Local and Regional Food Economies – October 11

Webinar: Future Schedule Technology Efficiency Series – New Webinar Every Month

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Welp! Time for me to split!  Until next time!