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The Hindu
Chennai todayCHENNAI TODAY RELIGION Ramayanam: K. Venkatesan, Kanchi Shri Krishna College
Chennai today
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
CHENNAI TODAY RELIGION Ramayanam: K. Venkatesan, Kanchi Shri Krishna College of Arts & Science, Kilambi, Kancheepuram, 1 p.m. Narayaneeyam: Sengalipuram Damodaran, Sri Venugopalaswamy temple, 10, Second Street, Gopalapuram, 6-30 p.m. Vivarana... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Education NotebookDean’s List Honors The following students from Leominster were named to the De
Education Notebook
Leominster Champion / Posted 2 hours ago
Dean’s List Honors The following students from Leominster were named to the Dean’s List for their college or university during the spring 2015 semester: • Bob Jones University: Cassondra de Mare (President’s List). • Worcester Polytechnic... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB alum goes for top prize in ‘America’s Got Talent’A guy walks into a major American research university and tells the English dep
UB alum goes for top prize in ‘America’s Got Talent’
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 2 hours ago
A guy walks into a major American research university and tells the English department he wants to study comedy as part of his major. The administrator listening to the student’s enthusiastic suggestion delivered with an inimitable dead-pan veneer... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
PSC alumni may get legal standing in renamingAlumni opposed to the renaming came one step closer to making their case Tuesda
PSC alumni may get legal standing in renaming
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 11 hours ago
Alumni opposed to the renaming came one step closer to making their case Tuesday. Franklin County state Supreme Court Justice John Ellis signed an order for the college's lawyers and the state attorney general's office, whose Charities Bureau... Read more
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PhysOrg
Rewriting the history of American sociologyIn his groundbreaking new book, Northwestern University's Aldon Morris has done
Rewriting the history of American sociology
PhysOrg / Posted 13 hours ago
In his groundbreaking new book, Northwestern University's Aldon Morris has done no less than rewrite the history of sociology by making a compelling case that black sociologist and activist W.E.B. Du Bois was the primary founder of modern sociology... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Staff Turnover Pushes UR's School of Law to RelocateThe High turnover of lecturers has forced the University of Rwanda's College of
High Staff Turnover Pushes UR's School of Law to Relocate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The High turnover of lecturers has forced the University of Rwanda's College of Arts and Social Sciences to relocate the School of Law to Kigali from Huye in the Southern Province. The school is scheduled to complete the relocation process next... Read more
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MLive.com
UM-Flint's Sue Borrego reflects on first year, city, student lifeFLINT, MI – It's been just more than a year since Sue Borrego left California f
UM-Flint's Sue Borrego reflects on first year, city, student life
MLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
FLINT, MI – It's been just more than a year since Sue Borrego left California for the heart of this city's downtown after being picked to lead the University of Michigan-Flint. Since being named chancellor of the university, she's learned lessons,... Read more
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The Hindu
CHENNAI TODAYRamayanam: K.Venkatesan, Kanchi Shri Krishna College of Arts and Science, Kilam
CHENNAI TODAY
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Ramayanam: K.Venkatesan, Kanchi Shri Krishna College of Arts and Science, Kilambi, 1 p.m. Gita: R. Aravindan, AI 118/18, Creation Ragas Apts., 8{+t}{+h}Main Rd., Anna Nagar, 6.45 p.m. Bhagavatham: Sundar Kumar, 92, Guru Kripa, Shenbagam St.,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Petition questions UNCW's commitment to diversityAccording to a school spokeswoman, Peel was "discontinued" as director Aug. 13.
Petition questions UNCW's commitment to diversity
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
According to a school spokeswoman, Peel was "discontinued" as director Aug. 13. Since May, three of 12 directors of centers that fall under UNCW's Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion have either resigned or been “discontinued," causing... Read more
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walesonline
History students...fancy being tutored by a Wolf Hall expert?A picture from the BBC drama Wolf Hall Expert on the Tudors, Medici and Borgia
History students...fancy being tutored by a Wolf Hall expert?
walesonline / Posted yesterday
A picture from the BBC drama Wolf Hall Expert on the Tudors, Medici and Borgias She answered questions about everything from the shape of Tudor coffins to what sort of hat a cardinal should wear on various occasions. And she also researched in... Read more
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Maneater
Five tips for becoming more politically engagedAs a freshman, I’m definitely looking forward to the independence of college. E
Five tips for becoming more politically engaged
Maneater / Posted yesterday
As a freshman, I’m definitely looking forward to the independence of college. Especially considering all the student protests and demonstrations going on around university campuses in the past year, I think college is a place to get started on... Read more
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PhysOrg
New book argues international efforts to 'get religion right' are making things worsePolicymakers have pushed an unprecedented array of international initiatives in
New book argues international efforts to 'get religion right' are making things worse
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Policymakers have pushed an unprecedented array of international initiatives in recent years to get religion "right," but in doing so they have contributed to the very divisions they meant to overcome, according to a new book by a Northwestern... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
TV shows impacting women’s perceptions on pregnancyThe idiot box has become something to be wary of, more so than something to lau
TV shows impacting women’s perceptions on pregnancy
Bel Marra Health / Posted 2 days ago
The idiot box has become something to be wary of, more so than something to laugh at. Research confirms that the TV, in its own imperceptible way, is impacting the layman’s understanding of health and medicine. In a recent study, researchers looked... Read more
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redOrbit
How TV influences women's perceptions of pregnancyTV is full of pregnancy tropes—surprise conceptions, demon births, the works—bu
How TV influences women's perceptions of pregnancy
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
TV is full of pregnancy tropes—surprise conceptions, demon births, the works—but we all can recognize that this is just television stuff, and in no way accurately represents real life. Right? Well, maybe not so much, as recent research presented at... Read more
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PhysOrg
When computers learn to understand doctors' notes, the world will be a better placeTrain a computer to read medical records, and you could do a world of good. Doc
When computers learn to understand doctors' notes, the world will be a better place
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Train a computer to read medical records, and you could do a world of good. Doctors could use it to look for dangerous trends in their patients' health. Researchers could speed drugs to market by quickly finding appropriate patients for clinical... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Significant divide can exist between patients and physicians about same medical termsFew things are more stressful than dealing with a sick child. From discussing t
Significant divide can exist between patients and physicians about same medical terms
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
Few things are more stressful than dealing with a sick child. From discussing treatment with a pediatrician to complying with day care policies, a parent must consider many factors when making a decision about their child's health. Now, a recent... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Students weigh in on name changeIn July, the college announced its intent to change its name in exchange for a
Students weigh in on name change
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
In July, the college announced its intent to change its name in exchange for a $20 million gift from Joan Weill, a billionaire philanthropist who is also the former chairwoman of the college's Board of Trustees. Since then, many in the college's... Read more
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Newswise
Hispanics More Confident of Personal Finances and the U.S. Economy Compared to a Year Ago, Latest FAU Poll Says Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — Hispanics have grown stead
Hispanics More Confident of Personal Finances and the U.S. Economy Compared to a Year Ago, Latest FAU Poll Says
Newswise / Posted 3 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — Hispanics have grown steadily more confident in their personal finances over the past... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows TV's powerful role in shaping pregnant expectationsIn an era where popular culture is increasingly recognized for its impact on la
Study shows TV's powerful role in shaping pregnant expectations
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
In an era where popular culture is increasingly recognized for its impact on lay understanding of health and medicine, few scholars have looked at television's powerful role in the creation of patient expectations, especially regarding pregnancy and... Read more
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The Chronicle
Provost Kornbluth ready to put plans into action in year 2Duke's 54 majors, 52 minors and 21 certificate programs can make getting famili
Provost Kornbluth ready to put plans into action in year 2
The Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Duke's 54 majors, 52 minors and 21 certificate programs can make getting familiar with the University's academic environment overwhelming. Few understand that better than Provost Sally Kornbluth, who is starting her second year as Duke's chief... Read more
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The Chronicle
A taste of DukeWelcome back to campus and to another FDOC from Editorial Board! In addition to
A taste of Duke
The Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Welcome back to campus and to another FDOC from Editorial Board! In addition to the second largest ever admitted class, this year brings a great deal of change to campus, and we are excited to critically examine the stories that unfold. For those who... Read more
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Canberra Times
ANU management slammed by friends of School of MusicIndependent supporters of the ANU's School of Music have openly criticised univ
ANU management slammed by friends of School of Music
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Independent supporters of the ANU's School of Music have openly criticised university management over the sudden loss of esteemed head of school Peter Tregear Photo: Melissa Adams Independent supporters of the Australian National University's School... Read more
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Providence Business News
A new school of thoughtWhat might have escaped the average visitor of the Audubon Society of Rhode Isl
A new school of thought
Providence Business News / Posted 3 days ago
What might have escaped the average visitor of the Audubon Society of Rhode Island's Environmental Education Center last year was the subtly deteriorating health of its aquatic animals and the weakening condition of its 15-year-old aquarium. "I... Read more
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The News & Observer
UNC’s own Rock and Roll Hall of Fame | News & Observer August 22, 2015 James Taylor is the latest to receive an
UNC’s own Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer August 22, 2015 James Taylor is the latest to receive an Artistic Achievement Proclamation from music department Program is the brainchild of UNC... Read more
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Psych Central
Psychopaths Less Likely to “Catch” a YawnPeople with psychopathic traits are less likely to “catch” a yawn compared to t
Psychopaths Less Likely to “Catch” a Yawn
Psych Central / Posted 5 days ago
People with psychopathic traits are less likely to “catch” a yawn compared to those who are empathetic, according to a new study at Baylor University. Yawning after seeing another person yawn is associated with empathy and bonding, and “catching” a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study shows TV's subliminal influence on women's perception of pregnancy and birthIn an era where popular culture is increasingly recognized for its impact on la
Study shows TV's subliminal influence on women's perception of pregnancy and birth
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
In an era where popular culture is increasingly recognized for its impact on lay understanding of health and medicine, few scholars have looked at television's powerful role in the creation of patient expectations, especially regarding pregnancy and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Graphene oxide's secret properties revealed at atomic levelCredit: AlexanderAlUS/Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 Since its discovery, graphene has
Graphene oxide's secret properties revealed at atomic level
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Credit: AlexanderAlUS/Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 Since its discovery, graphene has captured the attention of scientists and engineers for its many extraordinary properties. But graphene oxide—an oxidized derivative of graphene—largely has been viewed as... Read more
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Newswise
People with Psychopathic Traits Are Less Likely to 'Catch' a Contagious Yawn than Empathetic Folks Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsPersonality and Individual Dif
People with Psychopathic Traits Are Less Likely to 'Catch' a Contagious Yawn than Empathetic Folks
Newswise / Posted 6 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsPersonality and Individual Differences Newswise — People with psychopathic characteristics are less... Read more
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PhysOrg
New book argues that social sciences are critical to climate conversationPope Francis recently made an impassioned plea for a "cultural revolution" to c
New book argues that social sciences are critical to climate conversation
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Pope Francis recently made an impassioned plea for a "cultural revolution" to combat climate change, calling for collective action and "a conversation which includes everyone." Thus far, the climate conversation has often neglected the contributions... Read more
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The Chronicle
ICS program looking for stabilityThe recent questions have emerged since Frances Hasso, former director of ICS a
ICS program looking for stability
The Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
The recent questions have emerged since Frances Hasso, former director of ICS and associate professor of women’s studies, decided not to continue as director of the program following the 2014-15 academic year. Hasso’s hiring in 2010 was intended to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Role of Constitutional Review Team ExplainedThe lower House on Wednesday passed a draft Bill establishing an independent co
Role of Constitutional Review Team Explained
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The lower House on Wednesday passed a draft Bill establishing an independent commission that will analyse the review of the Constitution, following the demands by over 3.7 million Rwandans to amend the 2003 Constitution. The commission, which is... Read more
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The Chronicle
ICS looking for stability after director steps downThe recent questions have emerged since Frances Hasso, former director of ICS a
ICS looking for stability after director steps down
The Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
The recent questions have emerged since Frances Hasso, former director of ICS and associate professor of women’s studies, decided not to continue as director of the program following the 2014-15 academic year. Hasso’s hiring in 2010 was intended to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Veteran-owned Cyber Security firm Netizen Corp awarded contract and other company newsVeteran-owned Netizen Corp awarded contract Netizen Corporation, a leading Pen
Veteran-owned Cyber Security firm Netizen Corp awarded contract and other company news
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Veteran-owned Netizen Corp awarded contract Netizen Corporation, a leading Pennsylvania-based provider of software security and engineering, data management, and cyber security solutions for government and commercial customers, was recently awarded... Read more
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The Hindu
Chennai todayGita: Ramanaswaroopananda, R-Block, 47/15, 15th St., Anna Nagar 6.45 p.m. Nara
Chennai today
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Gita: Ramanaswaroopananda, R-Block, 47/15, 15th St., Anna Nagar 6.45 p.m. Narayaneeyam: Sengalipuram Damodara Dikshithar, Sri Venugopalaswamy 2nd St., Gopalapuram, 6.30 p.m. Krishna Gunanubhavam: Rajahamsam, Sita Devi Garodia Hindu Vidyalaya MHSS.,... Read more
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The Chronicle
Poaching lawsuit brings Duke-UNC faculty movement under microscopeA recent lawsuit regarding Duke-UNC faculty movement was filed against Duke Uni
Poaching lawsuit brings Duke-UNC faculty movement under microscope
The Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
A recent lawsuit regarding Duke-UNC faculty movement was filed against Duke University Health System and the University at large. After a lawsuit was filed this summer, faculty movement between Duke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee Welcomes New Faculty To College Of Arts And SciencesLee University welcomed nine new full-time faculty members to its campus this f
Lee Welcomes New Faculty To College Of Arts And Sciences
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Lee University welcomed nine new full-time faculty members to its campus this fall, five of which have been added to the College of Arts and Sciences. Lecturer in Mathematics Jennifer Cornett has been a part-time math professor for Lee University... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Judge seeks more info on Paul Smith’s College renamingMALONE - Judge John Ellis said he needs more information on Paul Smith's Colleg
Judge seeks more info on Paul Smith’s College renaming
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
MALONE - Judge John Ellis said he needs more information on Paul Smith's College's endowment, enrollment and finances before he decides whether the college can legally change its name to Joan Weill-Paul Smith's College. "I'm going to look at the... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
Kent State ecologist sidelines as a guitar manufacturing innovatorRyan Schoeneman came to Kent State to become an ecologist. The grad student’s
Kent State ecologist sidelines as a guitar manufacturing innovator
89.7 WKSU / Posted 7 days ago
Ryan Schoeneman came to Kent State to become an ecologist. The grad student’s still studying aquatic ecosystems and conducting biology classes as a teaching assistant. But since early last year he’s been doing something else, too. “I build... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New genome-wide association study sheds light on the underlying biology of polycystic ovary syndromePolycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) has been passed down in many families for gene
New genome-wide association study sheds light on the underlying biology of polycystic ovary syndrome
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) has been passed down in many families for generations -- causing reproductive and metabolic health problems for millions of women around the world. Yet, its cause remains unknown despite more than 80 years of research... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Baker Edition: Info BoxBaker University College of Arts and Sciences 618 Eighth St. Baldwin City, K
Baker Edition: Info Box
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Baker University College of Arts and Sciences 618 Eighth St. Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065 785-594-6451 School of Professional and Graduate Studies Overland Park 7301 College Blvd. Suite 120 Overland Park, KS 66210 913-491-4432 2641 SW... Read more
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Basehor Sentinel
Baker Edition: Info BoxBaker University College of Arts and Sciences 618 Eighth St. Baldwin City, K
Baker Edition: Info Box
Basehor Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Baker University College of Arts and Sciences 618 Eighth St. Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065 785-594-6451 School of Professional and Graduate Studies Overland Park 7301 College Blvd. Suite 120 Overland Park, KS 66210 913-491-4432 2641 SW... Read more
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The Hindu
Chennai todayReligion Gita: R. Aravindan, AI 118/18, Creation Ragas apartments, 8{+t}{+h}Ma
Chennai today
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Religion Gita: R. Aravindan, AI 118/18, Creation Ragas apartments, 8{+t}{+h}Main Rd., Anna Nagar, 6.45 p.m. Kenopanishad: Suprajnananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore, 5.30 p.m. Panchapadika: R. Manidravid, Sri Sankara Gurukulam, 8/20 CP... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVa Dual-Degree Program Aims to Meet Demand for STEM TeachersThis fall, students studying engineering at the University of Virginia can also
UVa Dual-Degree Program Aims to Meet Demand for STEM Teachers
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
This fall, students studying engineering at the University of Virginia can also get a degree in teaching at the same time. The Curry School of Education and the School of Engineering are offering a 5-year, dual-degree program where students can... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
New UVa Dual-Degree Program Aims to Meet Demand for STEM TeachersMedia Release from the University of Virginia: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Aug. 19,
New UVa Dual-Degree Program Aims to Meet Demand for STEM Teachers
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
Media Release from the University of Virginia: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Aug. 19, 2015 — The University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Science and Curry School of Education have joined forces to offer a five-year Bachelor of... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Judge must decide what ‘forever’ meansOn Tuesday morning, the Franklin County state Supreme Court justice said he wil
Judge must decide what ‘forever’ means
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
On Tuesday morning, the Franklin County state Supreme Court justice said he will gather more information about the college's future outlook, specifically its endowment and enrollment, before he rules on whether it can change its name to Joan... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
"I could not be more honored and humbled:" Marquette names first-ever James Foley scholarMILWAUKEE — On the one-year anniversary of James Foley’s tragic death, Marquett
"I could not be more honored and humbled:" Marquette names first-ever James Foley scholar
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
MILWAUKEE — On the one-year anniversary of James Foley’s tragic death, Marquette University’s J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication has announced Jacob Zelinski as its first-ever James Foley Scholarship recipient. Zelinski, who will... Read more
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Newswise
Study Finds Racial Disparity Exists Between What Black and White Borrowers Pay for Home Mortgages Black Females Most Likely to be Charged More Interest Newswise — Racial dispa
Study Finds Racial Disparity Exists Between What Black and White Borrowers Pay for Home Mortgages
Newswise / Posted 8 days ago
Black Females Most Likely to be Charged More Interest Newswise — Racial disparity in mortgage rates is widespread between black and white borrowers,... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Judge seeks more info on college renaming"I'm going to look at the facts, look at the law and make a decision," the Fran
Judge seeks more info on college renaming
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
"I'm going to look at the facts, look at the law and make a decision," the Franklin County State Supreme Court justice said in court Tuesday. Ellis said he expects to receive the information he requested from the college within a week. He said he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bauchi Govt Recovers Seven Plots of Land From Past GovtBauchi — The Recovery committee of the Bauchi State government said that it has
Bauchi Govt Recovers Seven Plots of Land From Past Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Bauchi — The Recovery committee of the Bauchi State government said that it has recovered seven plots of lands illegally allocated to individuals by the immediate past administration. The Chairman of the committee, retired Air Commodore Ahmed Tijani... Read more
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CNET
Is this the first flower that ever bloomed?The earliest flowering plants may have a very different form from what we previ
Is this the first flower that ever bloomed?
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
The earliest flowering plants may have a very different form from what we previously thought, according to a new finding by a team of paleobotanists. Montsechia vidalii, an aquatic plant from 125 to 130 million years ago, has been revealed as the... Read more
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