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AllAfrica.com
Kigali Takes to Maiden Car-Free Dayto get out and see different parts of the community," she said. Dr Usta Kayite
Kigali Takes to Maiden Car-Free Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
to get out and see different parts of the community," she said. Dr Usta Kayitesi, the principal of University of Rwanda's College of Arts and Social Sciences, was among those who participated in the Car-Free Day event. "The Car-Free Day is an... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
U of S awards more than 600 advance degrees during Saturday ceremonyStudies; Michael O. Mensah, Ph.D., dean of the Kania School of Management; and
U of S awards more than 600 advance degrees during Saturday ceremony
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Studies; Michael O. Mensah, Ph.D., dean of the Kania School of Management; and Brian P. Conniff, Ph.D., dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Also speaking at the ceremony were Patricia Harrington, Ed.D., acting provost and senior vice... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
UT lacks members of elite academymany could afford to hire mid-to-high level faculty with impressive credentials
UT lacks members of elite academy
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
many could afford to hire mid-to-high level faculty with impressive credentials, said James Blank, dean of Kent State’s College of Arts and Sciences. Many acclaimed faculty are happy where they are, which is one reason they’re so successful, he... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Nashville couple supports MSU with communication scholarshipA Mississippi State graduate and her husband are establishing a scholarship to
Nashville couple supports MSU with communication scholarship
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
A Mississippi State graduate and her husband are establishing a scholarship to benefit future majors in one of the College of Arts and Sciences' largest departments. Anna Minor Grizzle is a 1994 communication department graduate. In endowing the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
NMSU researchers seek Aedes aegypti mosquito to map Zika virus transmissionDepartment of Health, NMSU biology professor Kathryn Hanley and NMSU geography
NMSU researchers seek Aedes aegypti mosquito to map Zika virus transmission
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Department of Health, NMSU biology professor Kathryn Hanley and NMSU geography professor Michaela Buenemann, both in the College of Arts and Sciences, and their graduate students will begin a project to trap mosquitos in different locations... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Reaction positive to UB’s new brand strategyon April 12, success was measured in pride. “We are who we choose to be,” said
Reaction positive to UB’s new brand strategy
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 2 days ago
on April 12, success was measured in pride. “We are who we choose to be,” said E. Bruce Pitman, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. “With our new branding, UB chooses to lead.” UB’s brand and identity strategy is evolutionary... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ literature champion retires after four decadesremain a close member of our academic family, and we’ll continue to enjoy his w
NZ literature champion retires after four decades
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
remain a close member of our academic family, and we’ll continue to enjoy his wisdom, his support and his friendship.”UC College of Arts Pro-Vice-Chancellor Dr Jonathan LeCocq says that Professor Evans’ retirement was the end of an era not just... Read more
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The Express-Times
1st Pa. state school going to test-optional admissionsability." East Stroudsburg plans to give the pilot a try and then assess the r
1st Pa. state school going to test-optional admissions
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
ability." East Stroudsburg plans to give the pilot a try and then assess the results, said Peter Hawkes, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. As part of the pilot, the school plans to review the academic performance of students that... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
OSU will start required social justice training course next Fallas nothing more than an attempt to polish the veneer of the institution. In Ma
OSU will start required social justice training course next Fall
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 3 days ago
as nothing more than an attempt to polish the veneer of the institution. In March, UM announced that students in the College of Arts and Sciences will be required to take three “diversity intensive” courses in order to graduate. The... Read more
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Shropshire Star
England squad: Stars take time out of Euro 2016 preperation to have pictures taken with Telford students « Shropshire StarStudents from Telford College of Arts and Technology got the chance to meet som
England squad: Stars take time out of Euro 2016 preperation to have pictures taken with Telford students « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 4 days ago
Students from Telford College of Arts and Technology got the chance to meet some of England’s football stars as they began their build-up to the Euro 2016 tournament. The group of pupils were invited by the Professional Footballers’ Association to... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Judy Ann Shuleryears of marriage. Judy graduated from Muncy High School, Class of 1959, and t
Judy Ann Shuler
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
years of marriage. Judy graduated from Muncy High School, Class of 1959, and then graduated from the former Pennsylvania College of Arts and Sciences. Judy was employed as a phlebotomist for a Williamsport doctors group for many years. She also... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Be a legend in competition to create new Robin Hood logo for NottinghamMartin Knox, Mike Sassi, editor of the Nottingham Post, Yvonne Barnett, pro-vic
Be a legend in competition to create new Robin Hood logo for Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
Martin Knox, Mike Sassi, editor of the Nottingham Post, Yvonne Barnett, pro-vice chancellor for research and head of college of arts and science at Nottingham Trent University and Lilian Greenwood, MP for Nottingham South. The chosen logo... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Verona, Cedar Grove students receive academic newsShe is a member of the class of 2018 and is a chemistry and neuroscience major.
Verona, Cedar Grove students receive academic news
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
She is a member of the class of 2018 and is a chemistry and neuroscience major. Washington University in St. Louis - Madeline Pensiero, of Verona, was named to the dean's list in the College of Arts and Sciences for the fall... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Greenland's snowfall history hidden in plant remainsIce Sheet will be. How quickly will it lose mass?” says lead researcher Elizabe
Greenland's snowfall history hidden in plant remains
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 4 days ago
Ice Sheet will be. How quickly will it lose mass?” says lead researcher Elizabeth Thomas, assistant professor of geology, College of Arts and Sciences, who completed much of the study as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Massachusetts... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
UO to build new building for career services and advisingget students the highest support,” Aguilar said. The advising component of Tyk
UO to build new building for career services and advising
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 4 days ago
get students the highest support,” Aguilar said. The advising component of Tykeson hall will be a place where those in the College of Arts and Sciences can receive help. The College of Arts and Sciences is the biggest division on campus and... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA President Touring Asia on International TripCharlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a UVA
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
Charlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a UVA Club reception with Ian Baucom, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, and Carl Zeithaml, dean of the McIntire School of Commerce. Addressing alumni, students, parents... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip on Behalf of UniversityCharlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a UVA
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip on Behalf of University
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
Charlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a UVA Club reception with Ian Baucom, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, and Carl Zeithaml, dean of the McIntire School of Commerce. Addressing alumni, students, parents... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astrophysicists detect most luminous diffuse gamma-ray emission from Arp 220the most luminous of all galaxies. Xinyu Dai, professor in the Homer L. Dodge
Astrophysicists detect most luminous diffuse gamma-ray emission from Arp 220
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
the most luminous of all galaxies. Xinyu Dai, professor in the Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy, OU College of Arts and Sciences, with team members Rhiannon Griffin, OU graduate assistant, and Todd Thompson, professor in the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Tuskegee University Awarded Nearly $500,000 to Bring Flight Simulator Project to Alabama ClassroomsF. Brimmer College of Business and Information Science, 2.) College of Agricult
Tuskegee University Awarded Nearly $500,000 to Bring Flight Simulator Project to Alabama Classrooms
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
F. Brimmer College of Business and Information Science, 2.) College of Agriculture, Environment and Nutrition Sciences, 3.) College of Arts and Sciences, 4.) College of Engineering, 5.) College of Veterinary Medicine, Nursing and Allied Health, 6.)... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study documents African monkeys eating batsdocumented, and detailed reports of their interactions have been rare, until no
Study documents African monkeys eating bats
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
documented, and detailed reports of their interactions have been rare, until now. Researchers in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters at Florida Atlantic University initiated a study of Cercopithecus predation on bats after... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
USM: Dean named, PRAM winners•Maureen Ryan has been appointed dean of the College of Arts and Letters. Ryan
USM: Dean named, PRAM winners
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
•Maureen Ryan has been appointed dean of the College of Arts and Letters. Ryan has served as interim dean since May 2015 and is a professor of English who teaches and writes about modern and contemporary American literature. Her publications include... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellorThe finalists are Jeff Elwell, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellor
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
The finalists are Jeff Elwell, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga; Matthew Liao-Troth, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Hawaii Pacific University; and Michael Tidwell, dean of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
A history of snowfall on Greenland, hidden in ancient leaf waxesit lose mass?" says lead researcher Elizabeth Thomas, PhD, an assistant profess
A history of snowfall on Greenland, hidden in ancient leaf waxes
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
it lose mass?" says lead researcher Elizabeth Thomas, PhD, an assistant professor of geology in the University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences who completed much of the study as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Massachusetts... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
SUNO dean to serve as interim chancellordown next month. The Southern University System Board of Supervisors on May 13
SUNO dean to serve as interim chancellor
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
down next month. The Southern University System Board of Supervisors on May 13 approved the selection of SUNO alum and College of Arts and Sciences Dean Dr. Lisa Mims-Devezin to serve as interim chancellor, a SUNO spokeswoman said last... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Lego becoming 'significantly more violent'Interface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments of En
Lego becoming 'significantly more violent'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Interface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments of English and the Digital Humanities in the College of Arts, and the department of Mathematics and Statistics. HIT Lab NZ is now looking to conduct further studies on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lego goes to the dark sideInterface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments of En
Lego goes to the dark side
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Interface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments of English and the Digital Humanities in the College of Arts, and the department of Mathematics and Statistics. HIT Lab NZ is now looking to conduct further studies on... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Have LEGO toys become more violent?the University of Canterbury (UC) between the HIT Lab NZ, the departments of En
Have LEGO toys become more violent?
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
the University of Canterbury (UC) between the HIT Lab NZ, the departments of English and the Digital Humanities in the College of Arts, and the department of Mathematics and Statistics. The paper’s authors are UC academics Christoph Bartneck... Read more
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asianage
Earth could be home to one trillion speciesbased on biased techniques or questionable extrapolations,” said Jay T. Lennon,
Earth could be home to one trillion species
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
based on biased techniques or questionable extrapolations,” said Jay T. Lennon, associate professor at the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Biology. “Until now, we haven’t known whether aspects of biodiversity scale with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Experts in Defense and Technology Meet to Discuss Security in AfricaMinister for Gender and family promotion Dr Dianne Gashumba and Dr Usta Kaitesi
Top Experts in Defense and Technology Meet to Discuss Security in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Minister for Gender and family promotion Dr Dianne Gashumba and Dr Usta Kaitesi, the principle of University of Rwanda's college of arts, who also lectures at the RDF College. There was consensus that addressing security challenges on the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Norman C. Crawford Jr., who served at UMF and UMA, diesin guidance counseling within the university’s College of Education. He was as
Norman C. Crawford Jr., who served at UMF and UMA, dies
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
in guidance counseling within the university’s College of Education. He was assistant dean of the University of Delaware’s College of Arts and Sciences from 1969 to 1970 — at which time he was named president of Salisbury. When he went to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New drug that combines methicillin with polymer BPEI can combat MRSAthe polymer BPEI. Charles Rice, principal investigator and professor in the De
New drug that combines methicillin with polymer BPEI can combat MRSA
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
the polymer BPEI. Charles Rice, principal investigator and professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, OU College of Arts and Sciences, with team members Robert Cichewicz and Daniel Glatzhofer, both OU chemistry professors, has... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
OU chemistry team develops new drug to fight antibiotic-resistant bacteriaincludes Charles Rice, who is the principal investigator and professor in the D
OU chemistry team develops new drug to fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 10 days ago
includes Charles Rice, who is the principal investigator and professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, OU College of Arts and Sciences, Robert Cichewicz and Daniel Glatzhofer. Cichewicz and Glatzhofer are chemistry professors at... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Southern Miss Names New Director for School of Musicexperience and broad musical accomplishment to our outstanding School of Music,
Southern Miss Names New Director for School of Music
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 days ago
experience and broad musical accomplishment to our outstanding School of Music,” said Dr. Maureen Ryan, dean of the College of Arts and Letters. For information about the Southern Miss School of Music, visit www.usm.edu/music Copyright... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB researchers are making injectable medicine saferprofessor, and Dinesh K. Sukumaran, director of the Magnetic Resonance Center,
UB researchers are making injectable medicine safer
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 11 days ago
professor, and Dinesh K. Sukumaran, director of the Magnetic Resonance Center, both in the Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences. Other authors of the paper include the following UB students and scientists: Yumiao Zhang,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Norman C. Crawford Jr., former president of Salisbury University, diesin guidance counseling within the university's College of Education. He was as
Norman C. Crawford Jr., former president of Salisbury University, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
in guidance counseling within the university's College of Education. He was assistant dean of the University of Delaware's College of Arts and Sciences from 1969 to 1970 — at which time he was named president of Salisbury. When he went to... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Students in 26 counties to benefit from $2.4 million giftsuccessful college transition and completion and two freshman-level courses in
Students in 26 counties to benefit from $2.4 million gift
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
successful college transition and completion and two freshman-level courses in partnership with the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. They will continue to receive priority advising and course registration throughout their first... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Destin girl given National Merit Scholarshipshe plans to double major in writing and animation in college. She wants to att
Destin girl given National Merit Scholarship
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
she plans to double major in writing and animation in college. She wants to attend the University of Florida or Savannah College of Arts and Design in Savannah, Georgia.“My parents are proud and happy,” she said. “(I got) a lot of support.... Read more
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NJ.com
Broadcast journalist to Rutgers-Newark grads: seek to serve othershere," he said. "It is more diverse, it is more creative, because of your prese
Broadcast journalist to Rutgers-Newark grads: seek to serve others
NJ.com / Posted 11 days ago
here," he said. "It is more diverse, it is more creative, because of your presence." Madeleine Ramos, a graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences, delivered the student address. Rutgers-Newark awarded an honorary degree to Radhika... Read more
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Maneater
Board of Curators approves tuition hike for fall 2016On Wednesday, the Board of Curators unanimously approved a tuition hike for all
Board of Curators approves tuition hike for fall 2016
Maneater / Posted 11 days ago
On Wednesday, the Board of Curators unanimously approved a tuition hike for all students except Missouri resident undergraduates for the 2016–17 school year, differing from a previously announced decision to not increase tuition. Nonresident... Read more
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PhysOrg
Foreign language teachers facing a confidence conundrumgrammar, feeling the language bar was lower. Combined, the two scenarios lead
Foreign language teachers facing a confidence conundrum
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
grammar, feeling the language bar was lower. Combined, the two scenarios lead to feelings of inadequacy for teachers, the College of Arts and Letters researchers said. The solution? Professional development. But unfortunately, the demographic and... Read more
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Psych Central
Young Social Media Users May Hold Untraditional Faith Beliefsacceptable for others of their faith tradition to practice other religions, sai
Young Social Media Users May Hold Untraditional Faith Beliefs
Psych Central / Posted 11 days ago
acceptable for others of their faith tradition to practice other religions, said McClure, a doctoral candidate in Baylor’s College of Arts and Sciences. However, the so-called “spiritual tinkerers” are not necessarily more likely to believe all... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Namedropper, May 18, 2016students University of Scranton students inducted into Psi Chi, the national h
Namedropper, May 18, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
students University of Scranton students inducted into Psi Chi, the national honor society in psychology, include College of Arts and Sciences seniors Corey Calpin of Scranton, Matthew Joseph Fedor of Old Forge and Michelle Sulzinski of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyiramasuhuko Driver to Be Transferred to Huye to Face Genocide Chargeshave transported Interahamwe militia for mass killings in Butare and had, in pe
Nyiramasuhuko Driver to Be Transferred to Huye to Face Genocide Charges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
have transported Interahamwe militia for mass killings in Butare and had, in person, actively participated in the killing of Tutsi students and staff at the National University of Rwanda (now University of Rwanda's College of Arts and Social Scienc... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The surprising side effects of rising college costsYou can justify the cost by saying that it paves the way to your child’s bright
The surprising side effects of rising college costs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
You can justify the cost by saying that it paves the way to your child’s brighter future, but it has its own side effects. College of Arts and Science-Communication students at Angeles University in Pampanga. (MB File Photo/ Regie D. Mason) There... Read more
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The Hindu
Cut-off marks in PU colleges to go upscores to the above-90 per cent bracket, at least for the first list. L. Ramu,
Cut-off marks in PU colleges to go up
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
scores to the above-90 per cent bracket, at least for the first list. L. Ramu, principal of the MES Pre-University College of Arts, Commerce and Science, said for the academic year 2015-16, the cut-off for PCME stood at 97.25 per cent for... Read more
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The Advocate
SUNO announces interim chancellorteaching at Dillard University and became a full professor in 2010. She has ser
SUNO announces interim chancellor
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
teaching at Dillard University and became a full professor in 2010. She has served as associate dean and then dean of the College of Arts & Sciences. Mims-Devezin received a doctorate in science and math education and a master’s degree in biology... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mims-Devezin appointed interim chancellor at SUNOby Chancellor Victor Ukpolo (U-poh-loh), who is stepping down June 30. Mims-De
Mims-Devezin appointed interim chancellor at SUNO
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
by Chancellor Victor Ukpolo (U-poh-loh), who is stepping down June 30. Mims-Devezin currently serves as dean of the College of Arts & Sciences. Southern University System President-Chancellor Ray L. Belton appointed her to the post and the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers believe sea level rise is a problem that can be solvedglobal climate change. "If you think about it, we put ourselves in this mess,"
Researchers believe sea level rise is a problem that can be solved
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
global climate change. "If you think about it, we put ourselves in this mess," said Troxler, an aquatic ecologist in the College of Arts, Sciences & Education and director of the center. "If we put ourselves in this, we can come up with a way to... Read more
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