Epileptic tech worker, 36, shares how he lost both legs: Is now running marathon on prosthetics

Roman Leykin, 36, suffered a traumatic brain injury and had both his legs amputated after being hit by a NYC subway train in 2018. Forced to leave his tech job, Leykin has moved on to master walking with his new prosthetics in a year

A man who lost both his legs after suffering a seizure and falling onto a New York City subway platform plans to take on a 5K obstacle course and 6K race this weekend after training with prosthetic legs for a year. Roman Leykin, 36, a former tech worker from Brooklyn who was diagnosed with epilepsy … Read more

Burlington School Board Votes to Relocate Some Tech Center Programs to Airport | Education | Seven Days

Burlington School Board Votes to Relocate Some Tech Center Programs to Airport |  Education |  Seven Days

click to enlarge File: Oliver Parini ©️ Seven Days Burlington Technical Center students in the aviation program The Burlington School Board voted Wednesday to alter plans for the district’s new high school and technical center in … Read more

Nepal may move Everest Base Camp

Nepal may move Everest Base Camp

(CNN) — Nepal is considering relocating Everest Base Camp due to environmental concerns. According to Nepal’s Department of Tourism Director-General Taranath Adhikari, Base Camp’s location faces some risk from the melt of nearby Khumbu glacier. “We have received recommendations from numerous stakeholders to relocate the base camp. While no decisions have been made yet, we … Read more

CDC lowers the Covid-19 travel risk for Sweden and Romania

CDC lowers the Covid-19 travel risk for Sweden and Romania

Editor’s Note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening and closing, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday updated its travel advisory … Read more

WNC celebrates High School Equivalency grads, Adult Education Honor Society recipients | Carson City Nevada News

WNC celebrates High School Equivalency grads, Adult Education Honor Society recipients |  Carson City Nevada News

More than 100 students were recognized by Western Nevada College’s ACCEL adult education program on Saturday afternoon during the 2022 High School Equivalency Celebration and National Adult Education Honors Society Induction ceremony. WNC honored 32 High School Equivalency recipients from 2021-22, 32 HSE recipients from 2019-20 and 65 National Adult Honor Society inductees from 2020-22 … Read more