V-12 Navy College Training Program Press Release
|05/20/2016 - 00:34||
Jerry Baldasty named provost at UW, following 14 months as interim provost
University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce today named Jerry Baldasty provost and executive vice president, following a 14-month term as interim provost. The appointment is to a three-year term, effective June 1, 2016, subject to approval by the Board of Regents.
|05/18/2016 - 03:11||
3 Questions: Jeffrey Ravel on bringing data to cultural history
We are still trying to understand the economics of theater-going over the course of these 113 years. For example, we have limited records about the casting of plays, but we have already recognized that when new actors or actresses debuted, there would be spikes in attendance,” Jeff Ravel says.
|05/17/2016 - 10:16||
Center for Environmental Health Sciences selects 2016 poster winners
Annual poster session showcases recent work on biological effects of exposure to environmental agents.
|05/16/2016 - 14:14||
Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill Announce Robertson Scholars Class Of 2020
Winners are listed below, alphabetically by country and, in the U.S., by state.
|05/13/2016 - 16:08||
Courtney Carl Named to Heart All-Conference Team
Marshall, Mo. (May 13, 2016)- Missouri Valley College softball student-athlete Junior Courtney Carl (Burlington, Iowa) was named to the 2016 Heart of America Athletic Conference All-Conference team for her play during the season.
|05/10/2016 - 11:11||
UMass Amherst Names Dale R. Hendricks Director of Undergraduate Admissions
AMHERST, Mass. – Dale R. Hendricks has been named the new director of undergraduate admissions at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, effective May 16. He is currently senior associate dean of admission at Amherst College.
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|05/09/2016 - 16:08||
Workshop Encourages Rethinking of Global Health
On May 9th 2016, the first Rethinking Global Health workshop was held at the MIT Media Lab. This event, organized by the newly formed student organization MIT Cost-effective Healthcare Initiative, was attended by a diverse group of over 180 students, faculty members, physicians, NGO representatives and industry representatives.
|05/05/2016 - 02:46||
Nations Medical Schools Increase Enrollment by 25 Percent Since 2002
Medical School Enrollment Survey by the AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges).
|05/04/2016 - 10:17||
UMass Amherst Student Receives Goldwater Scholarship
AMHERST, Mass. – Robert (Bobby) Johnston, a Commonwealth Honors College student studying physics and engineering at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, was recently awarded the Barry S. Goldwater Scholarship.
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|05/03/2016 - 08:39||
NA Publishing to Release Music Magazine Archive: Rock - For Immediate Release
In partnership with the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Library & Archives and Bowling Green State University (BGSU) Music Library and Sound Recordings Archives, NA Publishing is pleased to announce Music Magazine Archive: Rock.
This collection of widely scattered and rare magazines offers an authentic look into the discourse of dissent in the latter half of the twentieth century, benefiting researchers in disciplines such as popular culture, American studies, gender studies, and material culture.
|04/28/2016 - 07:45||
Show Badger Pride with New UW Credit Union Card Designs
MADISON, Wis. (April 28, 2016) — The Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA) and UW Credit Union are partnering to offer University of Wisconsin credit and debit cards this summer. Alumni and fans can stay connected with UW-Madison and show their Badger pride with a design featuring athletics, the marching band, Bucky Badger or other favorite campus images."This partnership strengthens our connection with members, alumni and Badger enthusiasts," said Lisa Girdharry, chief marketing officer.
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|04/27/2016 - 09:39||
Gift to MIT will endow director of sports medicine position
MIT’s Department of Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation (DAPER) has received a $2.5 million gift that will be used to endow the department’s director of sports medicine position.
|04/22/2016 - 14:01||
Under Armour Strikes Landmark Partnership with University of California, Berkeley
BERKELEY, Calif., April 22, 2016 / / -- The University of California, Berkeley and Under Armour® (NYSE:UA) today announced a new, 10-year agreement that will benefit both the athletic department and the greater campus community. Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank joined Director of Athletics H. Michael Williams to introduce the partnership between one of the country's most prestigious collegiate athletic programs and the global leader in performance footwear and apparel.
|04/22/2016 - 04:32||
How history can help us solve global economic issues
Anne McCants is a professor of history and Margaret MacVicar Faculty Fellow; housemaster for Burton-Conner; director of the Concourse Program, a freshman learning community dedicated to exploring fundamental questions that lie at the intersection of science, social science, and humanistic inquiry; and vice-president (soon to be president) of the International Economic History Association.
|04/21/2016 - 04:05||
Medical University of South Carolina Selects NetDimensions Learning to Transform Training across the Organization
Rocky Hill, CT; April 21, 2016 - The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), one of the nation's top academic health science centers, has partnered with NetDimensions to better manage learning and provide content-related services for more than 18,000 learners across the organization.
|04/15/2016 - 15:09||
Novel Sounds: American Fiction in the Age of Rock and Roll
The National Humanities Center announces a new public program entitled Novel Sounds: American Fiction in the Age of Rock and Roll, to be held at the Center October 14-15, 2016. This conference provides a forum for examining rock and roll as a literary form of expression crucially shaping our national heritage. Panelists will explore the surprising reciprocity between the apparently irreverent form of rock and roll and serious literature.
|04/13/2016 - 07:43||
College Signs White House Pledge Addressing Prescription Opiate Abuse and Dependence
Valhalla, N.Y., April 13, 2016– At the recent National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit, President Obama remarked that addressing the epidemic of prescription pill addiction and overdose is a priority for his administration. According to the White House website, President Obama is prioritizing this issue through increased efforts to expand access to treatment, prevent overdose deaths, and increase community prevention strategies.
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|04/13/2016 - 04:50||
University of San Diego Celebrates Inaugural Research Week
From collaboratively studying how student veterans in engineering majors acclimate to campus life, to educating leaders about climate change, to a faculty mentor working with an undergraduate on a toolkit to improve family therapy, research has become a big deal at the University of San Diego.
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|04/12/2016 - 09:05||
MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
MIT senior Ava Soleimany knows the value of determination in the lab, and on the tennis court. The major in course 6-7 (Computer Science and Molecular Biology) is an award-winning researcher, as well as a captain of the MIT Women’s Tennis Team.
|04/07/2016 - 05:38||
3 Questions: Alan Brody on Small Infinities
Small Infinities,” written by professor Alan Brody (pictured) will be performed at the Kresge Little Theater, April 7-9 and 14-16, at 7:30 pm.
|04/06/2016 - 23:57||
SLU Professor Named Fellow of the Academy of Science
Saint Louis University researcher Thomas Burris, Ph.D., has been named a fellow of the Academy of Science of St.
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|04/05/2016 - 09:15||
symposium: Take an immersive, intellectual journey across campus
When MIT moved from Boston to Cambridge in 1916, it built a new campus designed to foster collaboration across disparate disciplines. As the Institute celebrates the centennial of that historic move, more than a dozen faculty from multiple departments across all five schools will gather for a symposium in Kresge Auditorium on Tuesday, April 12, to present short, exciting talks on their groundbreaking research — tied together by an immersive, multimedia campus tour by foot, drone, and skateboard.
|04/04/2016 - 07:49||
NYMC and St. Josephs Healthcare System Unveil New Housing for Local Medical Residents
Paterson, N.J., April 4, 2016—New York Medical College (NYMC) and St. Joseph’s Healthcare System (SJHS) today announced a new residence which will provide convenient and accessible housing for students and residents—just 200 feet from the doors of St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center. Local elected officials and community leaders joined with Touro College President Alan Kadish, M.D. and NYMC Chancellor and CEO Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., for a ribbon cutting and tour of the new residence, located at 165 Barclay Street.
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|04/01/2016 - 15:34||
Access member attendance at Madison Childrens Museum more than doubles as museum launches Access for Everyone Spring Fund Drive
An increasing number of families are taking advantage of Madison Children’s Museum’s Access for Everyone memberships as the museum launches its Spring Fund Drive.
|04/01/2016 - 06:25||
UNM Doubles Down on Preventing The Truth From Coming Out About Their Abortion Involvement
Albuquerque, NM- The Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives has issued 12 additional subpoenas to fetal tissue procurement organizations who continue to refuse full compliance with the panels investigation into the practice of fetal tissue harvesting and the use of the remains in research.