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International Cat Day

Chat. Gato. Kaas. Kissa. Котка. 猫 [māo]. 고양이 [goyang-i]. No matter how you pronounce cat, millions of people around the world call them family.

Back in 2002, the International Fund for Animal Welfare designed August 8 as International Cat Day. This year August 8 falls on a Saturday, which …


International Day of Friendship

“Through friendship — by accumulating bonds of camaraderie and developing strong ties of trust — we can contribute to the fundamental shifts that are urgently needed to achieve lasting stability, weave a safety net that will protect us all, and generate passion for a better world where all are united …


What Section 508 Compliance Means for Your Business

In 1998, Congress amended the 1973 Rehabilitation Act to include Section 508 to eliminate barriers in information technology, to make available new opportunities for people with disabilities, and to encourage development of technologies that will help achieve these goals. It requires federal agencies and departments develop, acquire, maintain and use …


The Top Frozen Treats Around the World

I scream! You scream! We all scream for ice cream!

And what better day to celebrate everyone’s favorite frozen treat than on National Ice Cream Day. Mark your calendars for July 19!

Although this is strictly an American celebration and not an international one, you are welcome to enjoy whatever …


Malala Day

Every 12 July is a UN observance called Malala Day. The day is based upon the life and struggles of Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan, who advocates for equal access to education for women. But who is Malala?

Malala Yousafzai was born on July 12 in the city of Mingora in …