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4 Fun Labor Day Facts

4 Fun Labor Day Facts

The end of the summer and the beginning of fall – for many in the United States, Labor Day marks a long weekend of celebration and fun.

This year, the holiday’s recognition of the achievements of America’s workers may be especially appreciated…

8 Fun Facts for Celebrating Fourth of July

8 Fun Facts for Celebrating Fourth of July

Happy Independence Day from Peru State College Online! Maybe more this year than ever, we welcome in a weekend full of pride, tradition and safe fun, as we all celebrate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. To give your holiday a little extra spark, here are a few lesser-known facts about Independence Day …

National Higher Education Day

National Higher Education Day: Appreciating Students and Educators

With National Higher Education Day on June 6th, the value of all college education, both online and brick and mortar, is in the spotlight. It’s also a good time to give a special nod to online education, during a period when quality learning the more flexible way has earned even deeper appreciation than before.

Honoring the Fallen this Memorial Day

Honoring the Fallen this Memorial Day

Each year on Memorial Day, Americans pause to remember the military fallen and honor their sacrifice during military service or through enemy contact. While the ways in which we pay tribute this 2020 Memorial Day may look a little different than years past, the sincere sentiment of the federal holiday remains.

National Peace Officers Memorial Day: Honoring Those Who Serve Us All

National Peace Officers Memorial Day: Honoring Those Who Serve Us All

To America’s police officers everywhere, we honor you every day, but especially this week and this Friday, National Peace Officers Memorial Day.

As the culmination of National Police Week’s recognition, the day takes on a particularly special meaning this year…

Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-8

Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-8

This week we celebrate, even at a distance, National Teacher Appreciation Week, with Tuesday being the official Teacher Appreciation Day.

The week-long celebration happens every year in recognition of teachers and the contributions they make to education and society…