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Brodie Langston is New Hanover County Schools’ Student of the Week

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Student Name: Brodie Langston

School: SEA-Tech

Grade: Ninth

Best subjects: World History

Worst subject: Principles of Business and Finance

Favorite quote or saying: I don’t have a favorite quote or saying.

What drives you crazy? The book “The Odyssey” and people who are not open-minded

What makes you happy? Having time to myself

Favorite book: “To Kill a Mockingbird”

Favorite movie: “V for Vendetta”

Favorite color: Dark green

Favorite food: Sushi

What do you do for fun? Play video games

Whom do you admire most, and why? I admire people who

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Universities get extra money to cover drop in international student numbers

Universities are to get a cash boost to help them deal with a drop in numbers from overseas students due to coronavirus: iStock
Universities are to get a cash boost to help them deal with a drop in numbers from overseas students due to coronavirus: iStock

Universities will be able to access extra funds to help them deal with a drop in overseas student numbers.

Ministers have said grants and low-interest loans will become available to cover up to 80 per cent of income losses due to fewer international students enrolling as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

University-led research will be protected through emergency finance schemes as higher education establishments deal with budget holes.

Around £200m of the investment will be

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