V-12 Navy College Training Program Press Release
|05/06/2020 - 18:21||
What to expect at virtual commencement
UW-Madison is gearing up for its first-ever virtual commencement, and it’s no question that this is a unique time to be graduating.
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|05/06/2020 - 18:16||
College of Health and Human Development names program marshals
Lauren Cianci, daughter of Linda and Angelo Cianci of Wayne, New Jersey, worked with Penn State Football, Men’s and Women’s Rugby, Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving, Women’s Lacrosse, and Women’s Basketball during her time at the University. She was also a supervisor for Campus Recreation competitive sports and a member of the Athletic Training Club and the Pre-Physical Therapy Club.
|05/06/2020 - 17:44||
Senate updates faculty hiring policy to support diversity, equity and inclusion
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- At its final meeting of the 2019-20 academic year, the Penn State Faculty Senate passed landmark legislation updating its full-time faculty hiring policy for the first time in more than 20 years, as one step in continued efforts to advance the University’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
|05/06/2020 - 17:42||
Student to student: 6 of the best tunes from the class of 2020 spotify playlist
Whether you’re a soon-to-be alumni, freshman with a possible case of senioritis or a very proud parent of a UW grad, this playlist has a little something for everyone.
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|05/06/2020 - 17:33||
Penn State leaders to answer questions at May 19 virtual Town Hall
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State President Eric J. Barron will host a virtual Town Hall at 3:30 p.m.
|05/06/2020 - 17:07||
Faculty/staff honors: Distinguished contributions to Asian studies, social equity award, Swedish physical geography honor, new Cascade Public Media director
Recent honors to University of Washington faculty and staff have come from the Association of Asian Studies, the American Society of Public Administration, the Swedish Society for Anthropology and Geography and Cascade Public Media.
|05/06/2020 - 16:08||
New online courses from Purdue designed to enhance skills in steel and concrete composite design and construction
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — State-of-the-art methods in steel and concrete composite construction are the focus of a new series of online courses from Purdue University’s top-ranked Lyles School of Civil Engineering. The courses are for working engineers and technical professionals looking to update their skills and log professional development hours, as well as for graduate students.
|05/06/2020 - 14:07||
Princeton offers admission to 13 transfer students in third year of reinstated program
Princeton University has offered admission to 13 transfer students for entry in fall 2020. Since being reinstated in 2018, the undergraduate transfer admission program has been aimed at encouraging applicants from low-income, military or community college backgrounds.
|05/06/2020 - 08:44||
Purdue College of Engineering to present COVID-19 webinar on current, post-pandemic challenges
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Shah Family Global Innovation Lab will host a webinar titled “Responding to COVID-19” from 11 a.m.
|05/06/2020 - 07:21||
Meat packing plants are forced to stay open. But do workers have to show up?
The federal government has ordered meat packing and processing plants to remain open during the coronavirus pandemic, despite COVID-19 outbreaks in several facilities nationwide.
|05/05/2020 - 16:21||
Responding to coronavirus: Town hall with University leadership set for Thursday
University of Rochester leaders will hold a special live Zoom event, Responding to Coronavirus: A Leadership Town Hall, on Thursday, May 7, from 7-8 p.m.
|05/05/2020 - 12:25||
Siranush Babakhanova and Michal Gala named 2020 Knight-Hennessy Scholars
Two MIT seniors, Siranush Babakhanova and Michal Gala, have been awarded Knight-Hennessy Scholarships. The prestigious fellowship attracts thousands of applicants from around the world and provides full funding for graduate studies in any field at Stanford University. Knight-Hennessy scholars also receive leadership development training, mentorship, and experiential learning opportunities.
|05/05/2020 - 07:43||
System designed to improve database performance for health care, IoT
Workflow of SOPHIA with offline model building and the online operation. It also demonstrates the interactions of the noSQL cluster and a static configuration tuner called Rafiki.
|05/04/2020 - 20:34||
Purdue Student Takes Top Honors at YF&R Virtual Collegiate Discussion Meet
The winner of the American Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Virtual Collegiate Discussion Meet is Grace Hasler of Indiana. She was awarded the top prize following a discussion on how agriculture can address the labor needs of today’s food production system.
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|05/04/2020 - 19:22||
American Association of Endodontists Announces New President Dr. Alan H. Gluskin
CHICAGO ? The American Association of Endodontists (AAE), the 8,000-plus-member association representing dental specialists known as endodontists, is announcing that Alan H. Gluskin, D.D.S., will serve as its new President, effective April 30, 2020. Dr. Gluskin succeeds Dr. Keith V. Krell. AAE Presidents serve one-year terms and are elected by Association stakeholders.
|05/04/2020 - 18:06||
How to support UC Berkeley students (and staff) on Giving Tuesday
Chancellor Carol Christ and Paul Alivisatos, executive vice chancellor and provost, send the following message to the campus community on Monday afternoon:
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|05/04/2020 - 12:13||
Telecommuting employees should plan to do so through May
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – In light of Gov. Tom Wolf’s phased reopening plan for Pennsylvania, which calls for telework to continue when feasible even where other activities are set to resume, Penn State faculty and staff at all campuses who are currently working remotely should plan on continuing to do so through at least the end of May, unless otherwise advised by their supervisor or unit leadership.
|05/04/2020 - 11:38||
Pursuing the future of lunar habitation
Purdue research and testing is taking the dream of living in space beyond space stations and making the potential of future moon – and possibly Mars – colonies a reality.
|05/03/2020 - 20:24||
Letter to the community: Building a vision for MITs post-Covid future
To give you a sense of the groundwork under way to map our options for summer and the start of the academic year To announce coming opportunities for you to hear more and contribute your thinking To articulate key principles to guide the decisions ahead and To let you know about an important new effort to begin building a vision for MIT’s post-Covid future.
|05/01/2020 - 15:37||
Wisconsin Partnership Program announces $2.2 million in grants in response to COVID-19
The Wisconsin Partnership Program at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health has announced 21 new awards totaling $2.2 million to researchers and community organizations across Wisconsin for their efforts to lessen the impact of COVID-19.
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|05/01/2020 - 14:45||
More Than 400 Students Break Barriers in History at National History Day in Indiana State Contest
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Historical Society (IHS) proudly announces 469 students from schools across the state took part in the 2020 National History Day in Indiana (NHDI) State Contest virtually from April 17-27. NHDI is a yearlong program dedicated to enhancing history education in Indiana’s schools.
|05/01/2020 - 13:56||
Seven graduate students receive teaching and service awards
The Graduate School has presented seven graduate students with its annual Teaching Awards in recognition of their outstanding abilities as teachers.
|05/01/2020 - 13:07||
ArtSci Roundup: Storytelling with Indigenous Writers, Meany Center Curtain Talks, Stroum Center Quick Talk, and more
During this time of uncertainty and isolation, find solace in digital opportunities to connect, share, and engage. Each week, we will share upcoming events that bring the UW, and greater community, together online.
|05/01/2020 - 13:05||
Purdue Cyber Apprenticeship Program launches student registration portal
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Cyber Apprenticeship Program (P-CAP) today (May 1) announced the launch of its registration portal for prospective candidates seeking an online education and on-the-job cybersecurity training.
|05/01/2020 - 10:19||
Against backdrop of COVID-19 response and recovery, University of Minnesota Regents to discuss operating budget for FY21
Next week, the University of Minnesota Board of Regents will review initial operating budget recommendations for the upcoming 2020-21 fiscal year (FY21) from University President Joan Gabel. The University community and members of the public will also have an opportunity to respond to the proposed budget during a public comment period beginning on May 1 and continuing through June 2.