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News-Medical-Net
Math professor develops scientific model to report ways Zika virus proliferatesthe spread and control of the virus. "Zika is a complicated virus," said Ruan,
Math professor develops scientific model to report ways Zika virus proliferates
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 hours ago
the spread and control of the virus. "Zika is a complicated virus," said Ruan, a professor of mathematics in UM's College of Arts and Sciences. "It's not as simple as passing a cold back and forth." To build his model, he and his team... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Richard Ranta, founding U of M Communication and Fine Arts dean, retireshad been grouped along with everything from English literature to chemistry und
Richard Ranta, founding U of M Communication and Fine Arts dean, retires
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 hours ago
had been grouped along with everything from English literature to chemistry under what Ranta calls "the huge tent" of the College of Arts and Sciences. In the almost four decades since, the College of Communication and Fine Arts under Ranta's... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UNCW partners with university in Franceof Understanding to establish a collaboration with L’Université de Bretagne Occ
UNCW partners with university in France
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 hours ago
of Understanding to establish a collaboration with L’Université de Bretagne Occidentale. According to UNCW Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Aswani Volety, the memorandum formalizes a partnership between UNCW's marine science programs... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Relationship quality tied to good health for young adultshigh-quality relationships and supportive contexts,” says Ashley Barr, assistan
Relationship quality tied to good health for young adults
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 20 hours ago
high-quality relationships and supportive contexts,” says Ashley Barr, assistant professor in the Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences. “And then we see detrimental effects from low-quality relationships — particularly, those... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Humanitarian from India: 'God loves diversity'and the International Association for Human Values, shared his thoughts at "Cre
Humanitarian from India: 'God loves diversity'
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
and the International Association for Human Values, shared his thoughts at "Creating a Culture of Peace,” sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences. He said campus students must work harder to get to know hundreds of friends, not just a few, if... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ladykiller: Artificial sweetener proves deadly for female fliesthat, while harmless for male fruit flies, proved particularly lethal for femal
Ladykiller: Artificial sweetener proves deadly for female flies
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
that, while harmless for male fruit flies, proved particularly lethal for females. Past research conducted by Drexel College of Arts and Sciences' Sean O'Donnell, PhD, professor and associate department head of Biodiversity, Earth &... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Tuskegee University Awarded $1.2M to Bring Drone Technology to Alabama StudentsF. Brimmer College of Business and Information Science, 2.) College of Agricult
Tuskegee University Awarded $1.2M to Bring Drone Technology to Alabama Students
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
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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examiner.com
UVa announces essay prompts for 2016in approximately 250 words one of a series of questions corresponding to the sc
UVa announces essay prompts for 2016
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
in approximately 250 words one of a series of questions corresponding to the school/program to which they are applying: College of Arts and Sciences: What work of art, music, science, mathematics, or literature has surprised, unsettled, or... Read more
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Psych Central
For Young Adults, Good Relationships Tend to Mean Better Healththan to be in a low-quality relationship,” said Dr. Ashley Barr, assistant prof
For Young Adults, Good Relationships Tend to Mean Better Health
Psych Central / Posted 3 days ago
than to be in a low-quality relationship,” said Dr. Ashley Barr, assistant professor in UB’s Department of Sociology in the College of Arts and Sciences. Over the last few decades, our idea of youth and the transition into adulthood has been... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVU researcher examines coal mine emissionsbeing released from 140 coal mines across Pennsylvania is equal to that of a sm
WVU researcher examines coal mine emissions
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
being released from 140 coal mines across Pennsylvania is equal to that of a small power plant, the university’s Eberly College of Arts and Sciences said in a June 15 news release. WVU Department of Geology and Geography Assistant Professor... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Group of tiny algae could be key to measure nutrient pollution in fresh waterunimpaired from impaired sites," said Don Charles, PhD, section leader of Phyco
Group of tiny algae could be key to measure nutrient pollution in fresh water
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
unimpaired from impaired sites," said Don Charles, PhD, section leader of Phycology at the Academy and a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences. The research was published in Science of the Total Environment, and was co-authored by Charles... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tiny algae ideal for sniffing out nutrient pollution in waterunimpaired from impaired sites," said Don Charles, PhD, section leader of Phyco
Tiny algae ideal for sniffing out nutrient pollution in water
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
unimpaired from impaired sites," said Don Charles, PhD, section leader of Phycology at the Academy and a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences. The research was published in Science of the Total Environment, and was co-authored by Charles... Read more
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FOX News
Children of older dads at higher risk for mental, academic problemsfindings,” lead author Brian D'Onofrio, associate professor in the Department o
Children of older dads at higher risk for mental, academic problems
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
findings,” lead author Brian D'Onofrio, associate professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences at IU Bloomington, said in a statement. Previous research into the subject found that advanced... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
IU researchers identify suite of genes that play role in nerve sensitivityresearch, published today in the journal Cell Reports, was led by W. Daniel Tra
IU researchers identify suite of genes that play role in nerve sensitivity
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
research, published today in the journal Cell Reports, was led by W. Daniel Tracey Jr., a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Linda and Jack Gill Center for Biomolecular Science and the Department of Biology. "Our study... Read more
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PhysOrg
Nanoscientists develop the 'ultimate discovery tool'is a powerful approach to discovery science." Mirkin is the George B. Rathmann
Nanoscientists develop the 'ultimate discovery tool'
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
is a powerful approach to discovery science." Mirkin is the George B. Rathmann Professor of Chemistry in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and founding director of Northwestern's International Institute for Nanotechnology. "I liken... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Smoke alarm' one of 36 genes newly found to play role in pain sensationresearch, published today in the journal Cell Reports, was led by W. Daniel Tra
'Smoke alarm' one of 36 genes newly found to play role in pain sensation
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
research, published today in the journal Cell Reports, was led by W. Daniel Tracey Jr., a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Linda and Jack Gill Center for Biomolecular Science and the Department of Biology. "Our study... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Faculty Executive Committee discusses interdisciplinarity and faculty survey resultsCommittee discusses interdisciplinarity and faculty survey results Noni Shemens
Faculty Executive Committee discusses interdisciplinarity and faculty survey results
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 6 days ago
Committee discusses interdisciplinarity and faculty survey results Noni Shemenski | Published 3 minutes ago Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Kevin Guskiewicz and the FEC discussed increasing interdisciplinarity on Monday. Photo by Nathan... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
UO promoted and granted tenure to 127 faculty membersaccording to Around the O. Out of 60 tenure-track faculty members and 67 non-t
UO promoted and granted tenure to 127 faculty members
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 6 days ago
according to Around the O. Out of 60 tenure-track faculty members and 67 non-tenure-track faculty members, 45 members of College of Arts and Sciences received tenures and promotion, the most out of any other colleges on campus. Twelve members... Read more
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The Register
Astroboffins find first 'wind nebula' around rare 'magnetar' staranswer, we might be able to understand what makes a magnetar and what makes an
Astroboffins find first 'wind nebula' around rare 'magnetar' star
The Register / Posted 6 days ago
answer, we might be able to understand what makes a magnetar and what makes an ordinary pulsar," said co-author Chryssa Kouveliotou, a professor in the Department of Physics at George Washington University’s Columbian College of Arts and Scien... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
TAMUSA student harasses professor, threatens 'bloodbath'a professor. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bl
TAMUSA student harasses professor, threatens 'bloodbath'
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
a professor. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodbath." The victim is a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, according to online profiles. The student arrested Tuesday, 32-year-old Juan Soto, is accused... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Castillo named director of UB Humanities Institutelanguages and literatures, has been named director of the UB’s Humanities Insti
Castillo named director of UB Humanities Institute
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 6 days ago
languages and literatures, has been named director of the UB’s Humanities Institute, a multidisciplinary center within the College of Arts and Sciences established in 2005 to promote innovative teaching, research and programs in the humanities. A... Read more
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PhysOrg
An Antarctic sponge offers new hope against deadly MRSA infectionthey can't move around," said James McClintock, Ph.D., Endowed University Profe
An Antarctic sponge offers new hope against deadly MRSA infection
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
they can't move around," said James McClintock, Ph.D., Endowed University Professor of Polar and Marine Biology in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences Department of Biology. "When you're that leaky, you have a constant battle on your hands." The... Read more
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New Kerala
Astronomers find the first 'Wind Nebula' around a Magnetar - newkerala.com #80016said co-author Chryssa Kouveliotou, a professor in the Department of Physics at
Astronomers find the first 'Wind Nebula' around a Magnetar - newkerala.com #80016
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
said co-author Chryssa Kouveliotou, a professor in the Department of Physics at George Washington Universitys Columbian College of Arts and Sciences. The most famous wind nebula, powered by a pulsar less than a thousand years old, lies at the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Astronomers find 'wind nebula' around rare ultra-magnetic neutron starsaid co-author Chryssa Kouveliotou, a professor in the Department of Physics at
Astronomers find 'wind nebula' around rare ultra-magnetic neutron star
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
said co-author Chryssa Kouveliotou, a professor in the Department of Physics at George Washington University's Columbian College of Arts and Sciences. Wind nebulas have been seen around young pulsars, the most famous being at center of the Crab... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
TAMUSA student harasses professor, threatens 'bloodbath'a professor. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bl
TAMUSA student harasses professor, threatens 'bloodbath'
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
a professor. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodbath." The victim is a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, according to online profiles. The student arrested Tuesday, 32-year-old Juan Soto, is accused... Read more
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PhysOrg
Structure-mapping engine enables computers to reason and learn like humans, including solving moral dilemmasability is the key to higher-order cognition," said Gentner, Alice Gabrielle Tw
Structure-mapping engine enables computers to reason and learn like humans, including solving moral dilemmas
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
ability is the key to higher-order cognition," said Gentner, Alice Gabrielle Twight Professor in Northwestern's Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. "Although we share this ability with a few other species, humans greatly exceed other species... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astronomers find the first 'wind nebula' around a magnetarsaid co-author Chryssa Kouveliotou, a professor in the Department of Physics at
Astronomers find the first 'wind nebula' around a magnetar
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
said co-author Chryssa Kouveliotou, a professor in the Department of Physics at George Washington University's Columbian College of Arts and Sciences. This artist's rendering shows a magnetar outburst. A 2011 outburst of Swift J1834.9-0846 led to... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
SA man threatens to turn TAMUSA meeting into 'bloodbath'Antonio. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodb
SA man threatens to turn TAMUSA meeting into 'bloodbath'
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
Antonio. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodbath." The victim is a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, according to online profiles. The man arrested Tuesday, 32-year-old Juan Soto, is accused of... Read more
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11 News Houston
SA man threatens to turn TAMUSA meeting into 'bloodbath'Antonio. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodb
SA man threatens to turn TAMUSA meeting into 'bloodbath'
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
Antonio. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodbath." The victim is a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, according to online profiles. The man arrested Tuesday, 32-year-old Juan Soto, is accused of... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
SA man threatens to turn TAMUSA meeting into 'bloodbath'Antonio. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodb
SA man threatens to turn TAMUSA meeting into 'bloodbath'
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
Antonio. He also reportedly threatened to turn a TAMUSA meeting into a '"bloodbath." The victim is a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, according to online profiles. The man arrested Tuesday, 32-year-old Juan Soto, is accused of... Read more
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New Kerala
For children with Tourette syndrome, environmental responses to tics play big role - newkerala.com #79920can reinforce tics, said the studys lead author Cyd Eaton, a doctoral candidate
For children with Tourette syndrome, environmental responses to tics play big role - newkerala.com #79920
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
can reinforce tics, said the studys lead author Cyd Eaton, a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology in UGAs Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. What is helpful is getting the child to use a competing response to combat an oncoming tic, a... Read more
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New Kerala
Silencing of gene affects people's social lives, study shows - newkerala.com #79919much a gene is expressed, said Brian W. Haas, the studys lead author and assist
Silencing of gene affects people's social lives, study shows - newkerala.com #79919
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
much a gene is expressed, said Brian W. Haas, the studys lead author and assistant professor of psychology in UGAs Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. An increase in methylation typically corresponds to a decrease in the expression of a gene, so... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers find Highland East Asian origin for prehistoric Himalayan populationsoutside populations through trade. Christina Warinner, senior author and profe
Researchers find Highland East Asian origin for prehistoric Himalayan populations
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
outside populations through trade. Christina Warinner, senior author and professor in the Department of Anthropology, OU College of Arts and Sciences, and corresponding authors Anna Di Rienzo, Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
UNF Seaside Sculpture Park opens at Jacksonville Beachto the public for free from dawn to dusk. The project is a partnership between
UNF Seaside Sculpture Park opens at Jacksonville Beach
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
to the public for free from dawn to dusk. The project is a partnership between UNF’s Division of Student Affairs and the College of Arts and Sciences, the Lazzara Family Foundation and MountainStar, with assistance from the city of Jacksonville... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Scrutiny, scandal at UofLDo we have trust in the leadership and it seems to be many faculty across the u
Scrutiny, scandal at UofL
WLKY Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
Do we have trust in the leadership and it seems to be many faculty across the university do not,” Dr. David Owen, of the College of Arts and Sciences, said. In Ramsey's letter to Gov. Matt Bevin, he states he will resign as a result of a quote... Read more
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New Kerala
Novel model to help track IS activities on social media - newkerala.com #77959social groups; they were discussing and sharing information - all in real-time,
Novel model to help track IS activities on social media - newkerala.com #77959
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
social groups; they were discussing and sharing information - all in real-time," said Neil Johnson, physicist in the college of arts and sciences. "The question is: Can there be a signal of how people are coming collectively together to do... Read more
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PhysOrg
Analyzing how ISIS recruits through social mediasocial groups; they were discussing and sharing information—all in real-time,"
Analyzing how ISIS recruits through social media
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
social groups; they were discussing and sharing information—all in real-time," said Neil Johnson, a physicist in the College of Arts and Sciences who uses the laws of physics to study the collective behavior of not only particles but people.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research suggests gonad as vital player in evolutionary processcomes to evolution, the testes may play a key role. The research, led by Kimbe
Research suggests gonad as vital player in evolutionary process
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
comes to evolution, the testes may play a key role. The research, led by Kimberly Rosvall, assistant professor in the IU College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology, finds that the testes -- or gonads -- have a greater impact than... Read more
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Colorado Daily
'The world needs more teachers':Boulder proposing elementary education degreeundergraduate degrees in education. CU has an existing elementary education lic
'The world needs more teachers':Boulder proposing elementary education degree
Colorado Daily / Posted 13 days ago
undergraduate degrees in education. CU has an existing elementary education licensure program in which students earn a College of Arts and Sciences degree (anthropology, economics, English, etc.), while at the same time taking education courses... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Mosh pits' in star clusters a likely source of LIGO's first black holesby LIGO." He is the Joseph Cummings Professor in the department of physics and
'Mosh pits' in star clusters a likely source of LIGO's first black holes
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
by LIGO." He is the Joseph Cummings Professor in the department of physics and astronomy in Northwestern's Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. "By the end of the decade, we expect LIGO to detect hundreds to thousands of binary black... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers explore why women have ubiquitous survival advantage than menknow why women live longer," said Austad, distinguished professor and chair of
Researchers explore why women have ubiquitous survival advantage than men
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
know why women live longer," said Austad, distinguished professor and chair of the UAB Department of Biology in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences. "It's amazing that it hasn't become a stronger focus of research in human biology." Evidence... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New analytical technology could improve cancer treatment by establishing ideal dosing regimenstoxicities. Anthony Burgett and Zhibo Yang, assistant professors in the Depart
New analytical technology could improve cancer treatment by establishing ideal dosing regimens
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
toxicities. Anthony Burgett and Zhibo Yang, assistant professors in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the OU College of Arts and Sciences, and affiliates of the Stephenson Cancer Center, in collaboration with Jonathan E. Heinlen,... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: St. John Paul II parish center opening near Nocateespeakers to share issues at other institutions. Attorney, artist Reid to talk
City notes: St. John Paul II parish center opening near Nocatee
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
speakers to share issues at other institutions. Attorney, artist Reid to talk copyright The University of North Florida�s College of Arts and Sciences and pre-law program will host attorney, artist and author Deborah Reid from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.... Read more
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PhysOrg
When it comes to evolution, testes may play a key role, studies findcomes to evolution, the testes may play a key role. The research, led by Kimbe
When it comes to evolution, testes may play a key role, studies find
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
comes to evolution, the testes may play a key role. The research, led by Kimberly Rosvall, assistant professor in the IU College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology, finds that the testes—or gonads—have a greater impact than previously... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researcher traces origins of double-trauma amnesia cure beliefby members of the medical community dating as far back as the early 19th centur
Researcher traces origins of double-trauma amnesia cure belief
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
by members of the medical community dating as far back as the early 19th century. Spiers, PhD, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychology, traced the origins of the double-trauma amnesia cure belief in a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Why do women live longer than men?know why women live longer," said Austad, distinguished professor and chair of
Why do women live longer than men?
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
know why women live longer," said Austad, distinguished professor and chair of the UAB Department of Biology in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences. "It's amazing that it hasn't become a stronger focus of research in human biology." Evidence... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
GoPro camera documents trip to Turkeyget in Turkey cannot simply be taught through a textbook,” says McGuire, coordi
GoPro camera documents trip to Turkey
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 14 days ago
get in Turkey cannot simply be taught through a textbook,” says McGuire, coordinator for undergraduate initiatives for the College of Arts and Sciences and adjunct associate professor in the Department of Classics. “It’s a nicely integrated... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Northwestern Provost Linzer to retire next yearLinzer is a professor of biochemistry, molecular biology and cell biology. He s
Northwestern Provost Linzer to retire next year
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 days ago
Linzer is a professor of biochemistry, molecular biology and cell biology. He served as dean of dean of Northwestern's college of arts and sciences between 2002 and 2007. The university said President Morton Schapiro would oversee the search... Read more
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Rappler
Historians and the distortions of ‘that Martial Law thingy’who served Marcos or kept quiet. But there were also those who rose to the call
Historians and the distortions of ‘that Martial Law thingy’
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
who served Marcos or kept quiet. But there were also those who rose to the call of academic-activists like then Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Francisco Nemenzo to challenge the dictatorship, to not become mercenaries of Marcos, shun the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
MetroParks officials sued over handling of staff restructuringthe park,” added Brothers, former chairwoman of the Youngstown State University
MetroParks officials sued over handling of staff restructuring
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 days ago
the park,” added Brothers, former chairwoman of the Youngstown State University English Department and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The complaint details allegations that board members and Young privately deliberated on and... Read more
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