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The Sault Star
LSSU launches 'transformation'tracking the dollars it spends. The post-secondary institution in Sault Ste. M
LSSU launches 'transformation'
The Sault Star / Posted 3 hours ago
tracking the dollars it spends. The post-secondary institution in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., now has a two-college model – a college of arts and sciences and college of professional studies. Natural and social sciences, fine arts, performing arts... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Frederic named fundraiserThe MSU Foundation has named Sara Frederic director of development for the Coll
Frederic named fundraiser
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
The MSU Foundation has named Sara Frederic director of development for the College of Arts and Sciences. Sara Frederic, a Mississippi State University alumna, will lead fundraising efforts for the college. An Aberdeen native, Frederic earned an... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Developmental exposure to fracking chemicals may pose threat to fertilityhormone concentrations," Nagel said, who also serves as an adjunct associate pr
Developmental exposure to fracking chemicals may pose threat to fertility
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
hormone concentrations," Nagel said, who also serves as an adjunct associate professor of biological sciences in the MU College of Arts and Science. "These findings build on our previous research, which found exposure to the same chemicals was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Connectedness the key to success in learning Japaneseand Dr Masayoshi Ogino from the University of Canterbury’s Department of Global
Connectedness the key to success in learning Japanese
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
and Dr Masayoshi Ogino from the University of Canterbury’s Department of Global, Cultural and Language Studies in the College of Arts says interest in Japan can only increase with the upcoming Rugby World Cup in 2019, and the Tokyo Olympics in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Conservative? Want to work at collaboratory? What you should knowby 12 to 1, the faculty sees absolutely nothing wrong with an education where o
Conservative? Want to work at collaboratory? What you should know
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
by 12 to 1, the faculty sees absolutely nothing wrong with an education where only one world view is represented in the college of arts and sciences. If you are a conservative, by definition you are not smart. At least that’s what most of your... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study looks to saliva of humans and primates to gain insights into evolutionto their environments," says Duo "Erica" Xu, the study's first author and a PhD
New study looks to saliva of humans and primates to gain insights into evolution
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
to their environments," says Duo "Erica" Xu, the study's first author and a PhD student in biological sciences in the UB College of Arts and Sciences. The research builds on the groundbreaking work of scientists in UB's oral biology department,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Looking to saliva to gain insight on evolutionto their environments," says Duo "Erica" Xu, the study's first author and a PhD
Looking to saliva to gain insight on evolution
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
to their environments," says Duo "Erica" Xu, the study's first author and a PhD student in biological sciences in the UB College of Arts and Sciences. The research builds on the groundbreaking work of scientists in UB's oral biology department,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Honors College Marking 40th Anniversary with Gala Sept. 9do as an institution of higher education.” Former Honors College deans Dr. Mau
Honors College Marking 40th Anniversary with Gala Sept. 9
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
do as an institution of higher education.” Former Honors College deans Dr. Maureen Ryan, who now serves as dean of the USM College of Arts and Letters; and Dr. David Davies, who is director of the University’s School of Mass Communications and... Read more
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Field Technologies Online
Will The Wearable Cloud Emerge In Field Servicethis summer. The research team was led by Ragib Hasan, assistant professor of
Will The Wearable Cloud Emerge In Field Service
Field Technologies Online / Posted 2 days ago
this summer. The research team was led by Ragib Hasan, assistant professor of computer and information sciences in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences, and Rasib Khan, a postdoctoral graduate student. They integrated 10 open-source Raspberry Pi... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“We’re so excited:” Busy day on MU campus as freshman move into the residence hallslarger ones. It's about eight percent larger than last year," Lovell said. Mos
“We’re so excited:” Busy day on MU campus as freshman move into the residence halls
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
larger ones. It's about eight percent larger than last year," Lovell said. Most of the new students are enrolled in MU's College of Arts & Sciences, but Lovell said this year, they've also seen a spike in business majors. With it being the first... Read more
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PhysOrg
New electrical energy storage material shows its powerdiode. Credit: American Chemical Society Dichtel, the Robert L. Letsinger Prof
New electrical energy storage material shows its power
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
diode. Credit: American Chemical Society Dichtel, the Robert L. Letsinger Professor of Chemistry at the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, is presenting his team's findings today (Aug. 24) at the American Chemical Society (ACS)... Read more
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The News-Herald
Area students graduate from Kent State UniversityAlbanese of Middlefield, Associate of Science. Collin Alberts of Cleveland, Cu
Area students graduate from Kent State University
The News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Albanese of Middlefield, Associate of Science. Collin Alberts of Cleveland, Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science from the College of Arts and Sciences. Brenda Alexander-O’Neil of Middlefield, Master of Science in Nursing from the College of... Read more
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The Current
#WeAreOrlando Bridges Orlando and UMSL – The CurrentFlorida. But Pulse is more than just a name at the University of Missouri- St.
#WeAreOrlando Bridges Orlando and UMSL – The Current
The Current / Posted 3 days ago
Florida. But Pulse is more than just a name at the University of Missouri- St. Louis. UMSL faculty and staff from the College of Arts and Sciences, Counseling Services, Gender Studies, and the Millennium Student Center came together to... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Study shows opinions divided by race on school resource officers, police use of forcein 2015, according to a study conducted at the University of South Carolina. T
Study shows opinions divided by race on school resource officers, police use of force
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
in 2015, according to a study conducted at the University of South Carolina. Tuesday the University of South Carolina College of Arts and Sciences Institute for Public Service and Policy Research released the results of its survey titled:... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Arts and Letters graduates leveraging Southern Miss degree for successfor the next chapter of their story. Leaving Southern Miss better than they fou
Arts and Letters graduates leveraging Southern Miss degree for success
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
for the next chapter of their story. Leaving Southern Miss better than they found it, many of the latest alumni of the College of Arts and Letters are already pursuing new goals. Meredith McPhail graduated third in the spring class of 2016 at... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Cyclops' beetles hint at solution to 'chicken-and-egg' problem in novel trait evolutionin the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, was led by Eduardo Zattara, a postdo
'Cyclops' beetles hint at solution to 'chicken-and-egg' problem in novel trait evolution
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, was led by Eduardo Zattara, a postdoctoral researcher in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology. It was published in tandem with another study led by Hannah Busey, an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Urged to Enable Smallholder Land Owners to Get Title Deedsof land who wish to have land title are denied the privilege. David Bikesha, a
Govt Urged to Enable Smallholder Land Owners to Get Title Deeds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of land who wish to have land title are denied the privilege. David Bikesha, a lecturer at the University of Rwanda's, College of Arts and Social sciences, who co-authored the report, told The New Times that people complained about lack of... Read more
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The Chronicle
Who's who: people to know on campustold The Chronicle that his idea of happiness is spending time with his grandch
Who's who: people to know on campus
The Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
told The Chronicle that his idea of happiness is spending time with his grandchildren. Valerie Ashby, dean of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, is responsible for providing undergraduates with a well-rounded, engaging liberal arts... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
MU hosts active shooter/active threat training sessionThe previous system did not give out this information. One MU staff member, Me
MU hosts active shooter/active threat training session
KOMU Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
The previous system did not give out this information. One MU staff member, Melody Galen, works as the editor for the College of Arts and Sciences. Galen said she has some concerns about the building she works in if there were to be an active... Read more
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AutoExpress
How to become a car designerexpert car designers who crafted these vehicles, and all three cut their teeth
How to become a car designer
AutoExpress / Posted 5 days ago
expert car designers who crafted these vehicles, and all three cut their teeth on the car design course at the famous Royal College of Arts (RCA) in London. Clearly these three superstars are at the very top of the car design world, and for any... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Fruit Flies Could be Key to Fighting Cervical Canceris the first model of an HPV-induced cancer in fruit flies,” said Bing Zhang, p
Fruit Flies Could be Key to Fighting Cervical Cancer
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 5 days ago
is the first model of an HPV-induced cancer in fruit flies,” said Bing Zhang, professor of biological sciences in the MU College of Arts and Science. “This new model will help scientists understand the molecular and biochemical pathways involved... Read more
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The News & Observer
At UNC, the private donations are rolling inand an anonymous donor’s $7.5 million bequest to create professorships in the c
At UNC, the private donations are rolling in
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
and an anonymous donor’s $7.5 million bequest to create professorships in the communication and history departments in the College of Arts and Sciences. Overall, UNC received contributions from 68,000 donors in the fiscal year that ended J... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research reveals people in Sub-Saharan Africa satisfied with their sex livesCranney, a postdoctoral scholar in Baylor's Institute for Studies of Religion a
Research reveals people in Sub-Saharan Africa satisfied with their sex lives
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
Cranney, a postdoctoral scholar in Baylor's Institute for Studies of Religion and a lecturer of sociology in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences. The findings are significant because past research has shown that sexual satisfaction is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sydney arts students barricade office, demand uni reverse cutsmain priority Ms Faiz said the demand to keep the students at the Rozelle faci
Sydney arts students barricade office, demand uni reverse cuts
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
main priority Ms Faiz said the demand to keep the students at the Rozelle facility was the students' main priority. College of Arts student demands: "To save this campus, to stay at the Kirkbride complex, which is what we all enrolled to be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Urban Boyz Talk Music, Relationships and Plans to Conquer Regionthe beginning of the journey," noted Humble, who recently got a Bachelor's degr
Urban Boyz Talk Music, Relationships and Plans to Conquer Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the beginning of the journey," noted Humble, who recently got a Bachelor's degree in economics from University of Rwanda's College of Arts and Social Sciences. Since winning the Guma Guma music competition, the trio has been busy working on music... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
News from UTcampus, Danielle Julie Carrier became the head of the Department of Biosystems
News from UT
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
campus, Danielle Julie Carrier became the head of the Department of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science in April. The College of Arts and Sciences has three new leaders who started this month. David Wilson is the new director of the School of... Read more
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Daily Record
Madison gymnasts do their coach proud at nationalsbeen named to the Dean’s List for academic achievement for the spring 2016 seme
Madison gymnasts do their coach proud at nationals
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
been named to the Dean’s List for academic achievement for the spring 2016 semester. She is studying in the University’s College of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering as well as in the Eastman School of Music. Currenti, a resident of Mountain Lakes,... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Howell Hall shows off new technology at reopeningat reopening Leah Moore | Published 42 minutes ago New technology was on displ
Howell Hall shows off new technology at reopening
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 6 days ago
at reopening Leah Moore | Published 42 minutes ago New technology was on display after Kevin Guskiewicz, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, cut the red ribbon to introduce the renovated Howell Hall. Friday afternoon, faculty, students... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Montague Appointed to Lead Southern Miss Alumni Association Executive Committeeand a former arts chair of the Southern Miss Centennial Committee. Montague has
Montague Appointed to Lead Southern Miss Alumni Association Executive Committee
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
and a former arts chair of the Southern Miss Centennial Committee. Montague has also served on the advisory board of the College of Arts and Letters, co-chairing the college’s annual arts gala, and has been a member of numerous search committees... Read more
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New Kerala
Stones used as hunting weapons a million years ago identified - newkerala.com #107160the evolution of hunting," said one of the study authors Geoffrey Bingham, Prof
Stones used as hunting weapons a million years ago identified - newkerala.com #107160
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
the evolution of hunting," said one of the study authors Geoffrey Bingham, Professor in the Indiana University Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences in the US. "We don't think that throwing is the sole, or even primary, function of these... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Archaeologists shed more light on purpose of ancient stone artifactsthat the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," sai
Archaeologists shed more light on purpose of ancient stone artifacts
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
that the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," said Bingham, a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and an author on the study. "We don't think that... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Fruit fly models may help scientists understand underlying mechanism of HPV-induced canceris the first model of an HPV-induced cancer in fruit flies," said Bing Zhang, p
Fruit fly models may help scientists understand underlying mechanism of HPV-induced cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
is the first model of an HPV-induced cancer in fruit flies," said Bing Zhang, professor of biological sciences in the MU College of Arts and Science. "This new model will help scientists understand the molecular and biochemical pathways involved... Read more
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Rappler
No freshmen in 32 UP Diliman courses – reportCollegiansaid the following courses have no first year students for the first s
No freshmen in 32 UP Diliman courses – report
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
Collegiansaid the following courses have no first year students for the first semester of academic year 2016-2017: College of Arts and Letters College of Fine Arts College of Home Economics BS Hotel, Restaurant, and Institution... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Vanderbilt establishes addiction research centerthree dozen faculty members from eight departments in the School of Medicine an
Vanderbilt establishes addiction research center
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 days ago
three dozen faculty members from eight departments in the School of Medicine and four from the Vanderbilt University's College of Arts and Sciences. It will include experts from a variety of fields ranging from anesthesiology, hearing and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tool or weapon? New research throws light on stone artifacts' use as ancient projectilesthat the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," sai
Tool or weapon? New research throws light on stone artifacts' use as ancient projectiles
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
that the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," said Bingham, a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and an author on the study. "We don't think that... Read more
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PhysOrg
Employers who promote ethics should reward workers who exhibit them, study suggestssaid researcher Marlene Neill, Ph.D., assistant professor of journalism, public
Employers who promote ethics should reward workers who exhibit them, study suggests
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
said researcher Marlene Neill, Ph.D., assistant professor of journalism, public relations and new media in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences. The study—"The Influence of Employer Branding in Internal Communication"—is published in the... Read more
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Maneater
Seven stories likely to make news this fall at MUto find the next president. MU also has multiple vacant positions currently he
Seven stories likely to make news this fall at MU
Maneater / Posted 10 days ago
to find the next president. MU also has multiple vacant positions currently held by interims, including the deans of the College of Arts and Science and School of Law, and chancellor, which has been held by interim Chancellor Hank Foley since... Read more
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Psych Central
Losing Weight May Be Easier If You Hang Out with Skinny Peopleweight need to find new friends, said lead author Matthew Andersson, Ph.D., ass
Losing Weight May Be Easier If You Hang Out with Skinny People
Psych Central / Posted 10 days ago
weight need to find new friends, said lead author Matthew Andersson, Ph.D., assistant professor of sociology in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences. “What we don’t know is what respondents are doing with their social contacts, whether through... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Forman named Tulane's new senior vice president, provoststaff. The university says Robin Forman, a Harvard-trained mathematician who c
Forman named Tulane's new senior vice president, provost
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
staff. The university says Robin Forman, a Harvard-trained mathematician who currently serves as the dean of Emory College of Arts and Sciences, has been named senior vice president for academic affairs and provost. Forman's position is... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Spending time with heavier pals may undercut success at weight loss, study findsshould chuck their chunky chums, said lead author Matthew Andersson, Ph.D., ass
Spending time with heavier pals may undercut success at weight loss, study finds
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
should chuck their chunky chums, said lead author Matthew Andersson, Ph.D., assistant professor of sociology in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences. "What we don't know is what respondents are doing with their social contacts, whether through... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB takes part in NIDA internship program that exposes students to researchto take a year off before applying to graduate school. Paul Meyer, assistant p
UB takes part in NIDA internship program that exposes students to research
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 10 days ago
to take a year off before applying to graduate school. Paul Meyer, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, is working with two NIDA summer interns. Anne Taylor, a rising senior from Rochester who... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB seed fund aims to make IMPACT on new, innovative researchteam: Bogdan Beirowski, Department of Biochemistry; G. Ekin Atilla-Gokcumen, De
UB seed fund aims to make IMPACT on new, innovative research
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 11 days ago
team: Bogdan Beirowski, Department of Biochemistry; G. Ekin Atilla-Gokcumen, Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences; and Elisabetta Babetto, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Jacobs School of Medicine... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Purge of the pasthis long-time opposition to historic civil rights acts. Which would be like cha
Purge of the past
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
his long-time opposition to historic civil rights acts. Which would be like changing the name of the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas because of his hand in framing the notorious Southern... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
New schools’ names OK’d to go before trustee boardin September, Mr. Ingersoll’s pay would increase from $225,000 a year to $240,0
New schools’ names OK’d to go before trustee board
The Toledo Blade / Posted 11 days ago
in September, Mr. Ingersoll’s pay would increase from $225,000 a year to $240,000. Jamie Barlowe, dean of the newly formed College of Arts and Letters, would be paid $209,465 annually. That’s up from the $190,652 she was paid in March as dean of... Read more
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Japan Today
Dress for success: Designer Yoshiko Saito targets foreign markets ‹ Japan TodayNew York during a 10-year odyssey. In London, Saito enrolled in the illustrious
Dress for success: Designer Yoshiko Saito targets foreign markets ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 12 days ago
New York during a 10-year odyssey. In London, Saito enrolled in the illustrious textile design course of the city’s Chelsea College of Arts. Upon graduation, she worked for two local design studios. Her sense of style and culture were enhanced... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Marshall University interns gain experience at Barnes Agencyfor colleges in the United States,” said Mary Grassell, professor and program d
Marshall University interns gain experience at Barnes Agency
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 days ago
for colleges in the United States,” said Mary Grassell, professor and program director for the School of Art and Design/College of Arts and Media at Marshall University. “I believe it’s rare, and we’re fortunate to have this association. “It... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Honor Roll for the week of July 10parents or other people who come in contact with university employees. Dr. Tim
Niagara Honor Roll for the week of July 10
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
parents or other people who come in contact with university employees. Dr. Timothy Ireland, dean of Niagara University’s College of Arts and Sciences, was chosen as a recipient of the University at Albany School of Criminal Justice Distinguished... Read more
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The Hindu
Ground Zero: Bihar | After ban, in a state of low spiritswas drafted, believes the police should do more. Sitting in a sprawling room wi
Ground Zero: Bihar | After ban, in a state of low spirits
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
was drafted, believes the police should do more. Sitting in a sprawling room with posters designed by students of the College of Arts and Crafts, Patna, on the ill-effects of alcohol, he keeps a close watch on the control room which has a... Read more
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