Champlain names endowed chair for PerryChamplain College trustees have announced the creation of the College’s first endowed chair, naming it in honor of retiring President Roger Perry. The Board of Trustees voted to create this $1 million academic fund, The Doctor Roger H Perry Endowed Chair, as part of the College’s successful Power of Three Capital Campaign.The news came at the Annual Meeting of the Board of Trustees on October 22, when Champlain College trustees announced the Power of Three campaign has already raised $15 million, exceeding its $12 million goal a full year before the official close of the campaign.Trustees and friends of Champlain College have been quietly raising funds for this special honor for President Perry, and they surprised him with the news at the Annual Meeting. They have already funded $800,000 toward the $1 million goal for the endowed chair.Before retiring in June 2005, Perry will choose the academic focus of the endowed chair. Perry has served as president of Champlain College for nearly 13 years.
It’ll be a tough match-up for the Americans as both teams enter with comparable stats. Finland has netted two more goals than the U.S. and has one of the tournaments top scorers in Patrik Puistola (Carolina Hurricanes). For the Americans, Ottawa Senators draft pick Shane Pinto has found the back of the net four times but it is assist man Trevor Zegras (nine assists) that is leading the tournament in scoring.WJC: Team USA schedule, results | Live scores, TV schedule for ThursdayThe United States has won its last four quarterfinal games and has defeated Finland twice at this stage of the tournament (2007, 2010). The Americans are 11-7 all-time in the quarters. Here is how you can watch the quarterfinal matchup between the United States-Finland on Thursday: The United States and Finland meet up in the quarterfinals on Thursday in a rematch of last year’s gold-medal game. Like last year, the United States and Finland enter the game as the No. 2 and No. 3 seeds from their respective groups. The United States is looking for a different result this year after the Finns won on a Kaapo Kakko goal with under two minutes remaining in the game in the 2019 final. LIVE: Follow SN’s coverage of USA vs. Finland in the WJC quarterfinals How to watch United States vs. FinlandTV channel (U.S.): NHL NetworkTV channel (Canada): TSN 3Live stream (Canada): TSN LiveStephen Nelson will provide the play-by-play on NHL Network for U.S. viewers. He will be joined by analyst Dave Starman and reporter Jill Savage.United States vs Finland: When is puck drop?Date: Thursday, Jan. 2Time: 11:30 a.m. ETWORLD JUNIORS: Team-by-team guide | 20 players to watch | Five storylinesFull World Junior Championship scheduleTHURSDAY, JAN. 2QF: Switzerland vs. Russia6:30 a.m.TSN, NHLNQF: Canada vs. Slovakia9 a.m.TSN, NHLNQF: United States vs. Finland11:30 a.m.TSN, NHLNQF: Sweden vs. Czech Republic2 p.m.TSN, NHLNSATURDAY, JAN. 4Semifinal9 a.m.TSN, NHLNSemifinal1 p.m.TSN 1/4/5, NHLNSUNDAY, JAN. 5Bronze-medal game9 a.m.TSN, NHLNGold-medal game1 p.m.TSN, NHLN(All times Eastern)
Donegal County Council have alerted the public to restricted road re-openings and issues in flood hit areas.The Quigley’s Point to Muff road is expected to be re- open at 6pm this evening on a single lane/traffic lights basis.The council continues to ask that everyone travelling on the roads in North Donegal takes due care when on travelling. A spokesperson said: “We would also ask that anyone in the Inishowen area that needs to contact the Council with housing, roads or humanitarian issues arising from the recent floods does so on 074 91 53900 or out of hours on 074 91 72288.“The council will facilitate skips and/or dehumidifiers for properties damaged by the floods. Again please contact 074 91 53900 or out of hours 074 91 72288 should you require one.”The Council has been advised that the Government has activated the Humanitarian Assistance Scheme which is available to assist people whose homes are damaged by flooding and who are not in a position to meet costs for essential needs, household items and in some instances structural repair. (The scheme is means tested and assistance is not provided for losses which are covered by insurance or for commercial and business losses.)For more information see http://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/Humanitarian-Assistance-Scheme.aspx The Department of Social Protection ask that those in need of supports to visit their office however for those unable to travel to their offices they can contact Buncrana Intreo office on (074) 9364600 or Ballybofey Intreo on (074) 9130490.Featured image: Damage caused along the Quigley’s Point to Muff road on Tuesday 22nd August. Pic by AWS TyresCouncil Update: Flood-stricken routes reopen and welfare scheme is activated was last modified: August 24th, 2017 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)