RSF_en Help by sharing this information Receive email alerts AlgeriaMiddle East – North Africa Algeria pressures reporters by delaying renewal of accreditation Follow the news on Algeria News News Algeria : Reporter jailed after covering Tuareg protests in southern Algeria to go further Reporters Without Borders said today it was shocked at the murder on 26 July of Algerian TV presenter Mourad Belkacem and called on the authorities to investigate at once the circumstances and motives for the killing.A relative found the body of the journalist, gagged and bound, in a cupboard at his apartment in Algiers. He appeared to have been hit over the head, his belongings searched and items and documents stolen. Police said the killer had not broken into the apartment.Belkacem was a veteran French-language radio presenter who worked for Canal Algérie, which is beamed abroad, and was not politically active.Reporters Without Borders notes that 57 journalists and about 40 media assistants were murdered in Algeria between 1993 and 1996. Harassment of Algerian reporters intensifies in run-up to parliamentary elections May 12, 2021 Find out more News News Organisation AlgeriaMiddle East – North Africa July 27, 2002 – Updated on January 20, 2016 TV presenter murdered May 18, 2021 Find out more April 29, 2021 Find out more
Salary:Salary and benefits are competitive. Salaryis commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants considered for this position will be required todisclose if they are the subject of any substantiated findings orcurrent investigations related to sexual misconduct at theircurrent employment and past employment. Disclosure is requiredunder Washington state law . Notes:Althoughopen until filled, priority application date is December 7,2020.As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/lifeprograms. For detailed information on Benefits for this position,click here.The University of Washington is following physical distancingdirectives from state and local governments as part of thecollective effort to combat the spread of COVID-19. Click HERE for updates.Work is ordinarily performed in an office environment but may beperformed remotely depending on health and safety requirementsunder the COVID-19 pandemic. Department:UW BOTHELL: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES Shift:First Shift DATA ANALYST Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, theUniversity of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectivesand unique identity. Together, our community strives to create andmaintain working and learning environments that are inclusive,equitable and welcoming. The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability , andcommitted to becoming climate neutral.TheUniversity of Washington is an affirmative action and equalopportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genderexpression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabledstatus, or genetic information.To request disability accommodation in the application process,contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 or [email protected] . Job Location:UW Bothell Asa UW employee, you have a unique opportunity to change lives on ourcampuses, in our state and around the world. UW employees offertheir boundless energy, creative problem solving skills anddedication to build stronger minds and a healthier world.UW faculty and staff also enjoy outstanding benefits, professionalgrowth opportunities and unique resources in an environment notedfor diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits andnatural beauty. All of which has allowed the UW to be nationallyrecognized as a “Great College to Work For” for six consecutiveyears.The University of Washington Bothell is one of the most dynamicpublic universities in the state of Washington. We offer aparticipatory student experience grounded in hands-on learning,close relationships with faculty members as teachers and mentors,and the personalized support of staff who are dedicated to studentsuccess. The academic work of the campus focuses oncross-disciplinary research and creative practice, connectedlearning, and community engagement. UW Bothell’s current enrollmentis approximately 6,000 students. More than 90 percent ofundergraduates are from Washington State, and approximately halfare first-generation college attendees or come fromunderrepresented groups. Located along wetlands and a river northof Seattle, UW Bothell builds vibrant regional partnerships,creates and disseminates new knowledge, and prepares students forleadership throughout Washington and beyond.Diversity is a core value of University of WA Bothell. We believethe power of diversity enriches all of us by exposing us to a rangeof ways to understand and engage with the world, identifychallenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions. To learnmore, read our DiversityStatement.The University of Washington Bothell is seeking an analytical andcollaborative Data Analyst. The Data Analyst is a member of the UWBothell Information Technology Enterprise Services team and isprimarily responsible for supporting the Division of EnrollmentManagement.This position must develop an understanding of processes, needs,and technical systems that support the Division of EnrollmentManagement and communicate and collaborate effectively acrossmultiple organizations and departments. The Data Analyst willassess business needs and translate them into relevant solutions,document system and technical requirements, and build and maintaindatabases, data transformations, and enterprise data integrations.This position will work alongside colleagues on complementaryprojects and will require knowledge and skill sharing andcollective problem solving.Experiences, qualities, and skills we are seeking include acustomer focused orientation; strong analytical, organization, andproblem solving skills; a detail-oriented, self-starter who canwork independently to meet project deadlines; and technicalaptitude and the desire to continuously learn new technologies,skills, methods, and best practices.Qualifications:• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or information technology,or equivalent experience• 3+ years experience working with information technologies andsystems analysis• Proven ability to assess business needs and translate them intorelevant solutions• Strong understanding and knowledge of the principles andpractices associated with database maintenance and administration(including design, development, performance, and security)• Working knowledge of practices related to data stewardship, datamodeling, and data integrity• Experience in building and maintaining data transformations usingSQL.• Strong analytical skills• Excellent communication (written, verbal) with the ability toexplain complex technical topics to non-experts.• Team player in a collaborative environment.• Ability to effectively handle conflict in a respectful andpositive mannerEquivalent education and/or experience may substitute for minimumrequirements.Desired Qualifications:• Familiarity with Technosolutions Slate CRM.• Previous Higher Ed experience.• Ability to analyze, troubleshoot and performance tune SQLqueries, stored procedures, packages and functions.• Experience installing, configuring, documenting, testing, andimplementing new applications and systemsWorking Conditions:• This position requires the ability to work some evenings orweekends in support of critical systems that require 24x7x365availability.Application Process:The application process for UW positions may include completion ofa variety of online assessments to obtain additional informationthat will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments mayinclude Work Authorization, Cover Letter and/or others. Anyassessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen assoon as you select “Apply to this position”. Once you begin anassessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do notcomplete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next timeyou access your “My Jobs” page. If you select to take it later, itwill appear on your “My Jobs” page to take when you are ready.Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and youwill not be considered for this position until all requiredassessments have been completed. Closing Info:Open Until Filled Posting Date:11/17/2020 Req #:184291
Stage and screen favorites Hamish Linklater and John Noble will star in the previously announced world premiere of Posterity, written and directed by Pulitzer and Tony winner Doug Wright. The Atlantic Theater production will begin performances on February 25, 2015 at the Linda Gross Theater, where it will play a limited engagement through April 5. Opening night is set for March 15. Show Closed This production ended its run on April 5, 2015 Linklater will play celebrated sculptor Gustav Vigeland, and John Noble will take on the role of prolific playwright Henrik Ibsen. Joining the pair are Dale Soules as Greta Bergstrom, Henry Stram as Sophus Larpent and Mickey Theis as Anfinn Beck. The new play explores the nature of artistic success and the fear of being forgotten as Norway’s most celebrated sculptor (Linklater) prepares to commission a portrait of Henrik Ibsen (Noble). The playwright proves to be a hot-tempered, sitter, and the two wage war over his legacy. Related Shows View Comments Linklater made his Broadway debut in Seminar; his many off-Broadway credits include Much Ado About Nothing, The Comedy of Errors, The Merchant of Venice, Twelfth Night and Hamlet at the Public’s Shakespeare in the Park, as well as The School for Lies, The Busy World is Hushed and Recent Tragic Events. Noble has appeared both onstage and behind the scenes, directing Sons of Cain in the West End and performing in Errol Flynn’s Great Big Adventure Book for Boys in Scotland. Soules returns to the Atlantic after appearing in The Water Engine, The Joy of Going Somewhere Definite and Blithe Spirit; her Broadway credits include Hair, Dude and Hands on a Hardbody. Stram has appeared on Broadway in The Elephant Man, Inherit the Wind, The Crucible and Titanic. Theis, a recent graduate of the Yale School of Drama, makes his off-Broadway debut with Posteriety. Posterity Posterity will feature scenic design by Derek McLane, costume design by Susan Hilferty, lighting design by David Lander and original music and sound design by David Van Tieghem.
MORE REAL ESTATE STORIES The new home that rose from ‘meth house’ ashes The Queensland city climbing the global property rich list The Nest, at 59 Nestor Ave, Bardon, has just sold for a record price.An architect-designed house in Brisbane’s middle ring has sold for a jaw-dropping price in what is expected to be one of the biggest sales of the year.And it is nowhere near the river.The Courier Mail understands that The Nest in Bardon, which was designed by award-winning Brisbane architect Shaun Lockyer, has sold for just shy of $8 million. The house was listed with a price guide above $7 million.Place New Farm agent Heath Williams sold the five-bedroom, four-bathroom house at 59 Nestor Ave, Bardon in just 10 days, receiving three offers in the first week. Just one of those offers was below $7 million.When asked if he expected any more $7 million-plus sales before Christmas, Mr Williams said “yes, a very confident yes.”“Look at the level of people with that capacity,” he said. “In that first week, we found five to six people who were willing to spend in that price range in the western suburbs for the right property.”The Bardon sale comes less than two months after 95-99 McConnell St, Bulimba set a new auction record for the river city when it sold for $8.4 million in September. That house has river frontage. One of multiple living zones at 59 Nestor Ave, Bardon.Mr Williams said he was now trying desperately to find similar properties.“I’m desperately trying to find property for the underbidders if you can call them that,” he said.“If I had three of these houses on the market I’d be selling them all.”There were seven private inspections of the 4240sq m subtropical estate.“The buyers bought it the day that they saw it last Thursday,” Mr Williams said.The contract was negotiated overnight, and went unconditional the next day.CoreLogic property data shows the sale has set a new record for the inner-western Brisbane suburb of Bardon. The Nest at Bardon is bordered by alfresco entertaining areas.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus10 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market10 hours ago“It’s a local family, one of those rare opportunities,” Mr Williams said. “They hadn’t been looking for a while.”The house was built over 18 months by a boutique Brisbane builder who moved in to the property in 2015.It features sandblasted concrete, spotted gum timber floors and floor-to-ceiling glass.There is a separate tennis court, sprawling lawn, pool and a firepit. Outdoor living at the Nest in Bardon.“The house certainly represented value, when you think about the land cost and the build cost, it was an incredible architectural home on a beautiful flat block of land with city views.”But the sale is far below the $16 million which Brisbane Broncos chairman Karl Morris is believed to have received for the off-market sale of his estate at 1 King Arthur Tce, Tennyson this year. The former home of Brisbane Broncos Chairman, Karl Morris at Tennyson.This is Mr Williams’ third sale since returning to the Brisbane property market after spending five years in Dubai and Sydney.In 2010 he sold the award-winning H House at 33a Harbour Rd, Hamilton to fitness queen Lorna Jane Clarkson for $10.3 million.