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New Kerala
Artificial stimulation can help fight brain disorders - newkerala.com #124456of brain stimulation," said first author Sarah Muldoon, assistant professor of
Artificial stimulation can help fight brain disorders - newkerala.com #124456
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
of brain stimulation," said first author Sarah Muldoon, assistant professor of mathematics in University at Buffalo's college of arts and sciences. "When a clinician has a patient with a certain disorder, how can they decide which parts of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
A state divided in latest presidential pollto Clinton; 2% remain undecided; and 16% will be casting a vote for someone els
A state divided in latest presidential poll
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
to Clinton; 2% remain undecided; and 16% will be casting a vote for someone else. Dr. Jeannie Hey is the Dean for UNE's College of Arts and Sciences, and has a degree in political science. The divide, she says, shows that Maine people are very... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
A state divided in latest presidential pollto Clinton; 2% remain undecided; and 16% will be casting a vote for someone els
A state divided in latest presidential poll
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
to Clinton; 2% remain undecided; and 16% will be casting a vote for someone else. Dr. Jeannie Hey is the Dean for UNE's College of Arts and Sciences, and has a degree in political science. The divide, she says, shows that Maine people are very... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
University to establish Korean institute – The GW Hatchetwill focus more closely on Korea and expand on the existing minor in Korean lan
University to establish Korean institute – The GW Hatchet
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
will focus more closely on Korea and expand on the existing minor in Korean language and literature in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences to a major, Arrington said. “Students might be especially interested to hear that we will be... Read more
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The Current
Founders Dinner Marks 25th Year Honoring Achievements – The CurrentAssociation of Steel Pipe Distributors and is a lifetime board member. Bergfiel
Founders Dinner Marks 25th Year Honoring Achievements – The Current
The Current / Posted yesterday
Association of Steel Pipe Distributors and is a lifetime board member. Bergfield has also previously served on the UMSL College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Leadership Council, Forest Park Master Plan Committee, St. Louis Ambassadors, Kilo... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
Making mind out of matterboth. Our ideas are not written in binary code. Here at a research university l
Making mind out of matter
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
both. Our ideas are not written in binary code. Here at a research university like ours, it can feel as if the “and” in the College of Arts and Sciences is a divider rather than a link. Having the Hajim School of Engineering as a separate school... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Gateway To Induct 4in municipal government at Yale University. He was awarded a Minority Student A
Gateway To Induct 4
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
in municipal government at Yale University. He was awarded a Minority Student Achievement Award from the Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences. Jackson became a member of U.S. Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman’s Hartford office staff in 1993. In... Read more
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PhysOrg
Melatonin, biological clock keep singing fish on timein the brain to control distinct components of behavior," said Andrew Bass, pro
Melatonin, biological clock keep singing fish on time
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
in the brain to control distinct components of behavior," said Andrew Bass, professor of neurobiology and behavior in the College of Arts and Sciences, the paper's senior author. "In the case of melatonin, one hormone can exert similar or... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Nano-Optical Research Reveals Insight For Improved Plasmonic Grating Designgraduate program, and Joseph B. Herzog, assistant professor in the Department o
Nano-Optical Research Reveals Insight For Improved Plasmonic Grating Design
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 5 days ago
graduate program, and Joseph B. Herzog, assistant professor in the Department of Physics in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. The authors presented aspects of their study in August at the SPIE Optics and Photonics... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Nobel Peace Prize winner to speak at UAB on Sept. 29transformations, specialty management and conflict resolution. The UAB Institu
Nobel Peace Prize winner to speak at UAB on Sept. 29
The Birmingham Times / Posted 5 days ago
transformations, specialty management and conflict resolution. The UAB Institute for Human Rights is housed in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences. The institute was established in 2014 to serve as a platform for interdisciplinary... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Birmingham effect contributes to record 19,535 students who #ChooseUABto a few popular paths or programs; they were seen across the enterprise.” Eve
Birmingham effect contributes to record 19,535 students who #ChooseUAB
The Birmingham Times / Posted 5 days ago
to a few popular paths or programs; they were seen across the enterprise.” Every school, as well as the Honors College and College of Arts and Sciences, grew this semester, and Barnes says this is just the beginning. UAB President Ray L. Watts... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Snug Harbor CEO resigns: What's next for Lynn Kelly?season in over 50 years, according to Snug Harbor. Kelly earned a BA in Metrop
Snug Harbor CEO resigns: What's next for Lynn Kelly?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
season in over 50 years, according to Snug Harbor. Kelly earned a BA in Metropolitan Studies from New York University's College of Arts and Sciences and a Masters of Public Administration from NYU's Wagner School of Public Service. As the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
IU receives $1.9 million grant to investigate effects of congenital birth defects and age on the eyebirth defects and age on the eye using insects as a model species. Zelhof is an
IU receives $1.9 million grant to investigate effects of congenital birth defects and age on the eye
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
birth defects and age on the eye using insects as a model species. Zelhof is an associate professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology. "The basic genetic insights from these experiments will address issues... Read more
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FSView
First policy pub addresses election thinkingof Social Sciences and Public Policy. The inspiration for Policy Pub came from
First policy pub addresses election thinking
FSView / Posted 8 days ago
of Social Sciences and Public Policy. The inspiration for Policy Pub came from a science café event regularly put on by the College of Arts and Sciences. “We thought, ‘Wait a minute, we can do that,’” Chapin explained, speaking on behalf of the... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Why one Penn class meets in New Jerseyprevious archaeological experience is required, and the class fulfills the Huma
Why one Penn class meets in New Jersey
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 8 days ago
previous archaeological experience is required, and the class fulfills the Humanities & Social Science Sector for the College of Arts and Sciences. College junior Marisa Reeves, an anthropology major concentrating in archaeology, registered... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Class format helps music department cope with cuts – The GW Hatchetupcoming merger with the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, Baker added. P
Class format helps music department cope with cuts – The GW Hatchet
The GW Hatchet / Posted 8 days ago
upcoming merger with the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, Baker added. Programs in the Corcoran and in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences are set to be completely merged by this summer. “I think we did go through that difficult time,... Read more
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The News & Observer
At UNC, a missed clue, and a mantra: This was not about athleticsquestions from UNC general counsel Leslie Strohm, faculty athletic representati
At UNC, a missed clue, and a mantra: This was not about athletics
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
questions from UNC general counsel Leslie Strohm, faculty athletic representative Jack Evans, senior associate dean of the college of Arts and Sciences Jonathan Hartlyn, and an NCAA investigator. It was then, Strohm said, that she first learned... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
New initiative hopes to expand students' engagement with arts and humanitiesin the six subject themes,” Rhodes said. Rhodes is spearheading this effort al
New initiative hopes to expand students' engagement with arts and humanities
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 11 days ago
in the six subject themes,” Rhodes said. Rhodes is spearheading this effort along with Kevin Guskiewicz, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. “(Rhodes) has been amazing at coordinating this effort,” Guskiewicz said. “She works very... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers reveal that magnetic 'rust' performs as gold at the nanoscaleresearch is akin to a type of modern-day alchemy, said Simona Hunyadi Murph, ad
Researchers reveal that magnetic 'rust' performs as gold at the nanoscale
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
research is akin to a type of modern-day alchemy, said Simona Hunyadi Murph, adjunct professor in the UGA Franklin College of Arts and Sciences department of physics and astronomy. Researchers combine small amounts of gold nanoparticles... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers use expanded computing power to accelerate big-data sciencelast-minute data for their research grant applications. Ryoichi Kawai, Ph.D.,
Researchers use expanded computing power to accelerate big-data science
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
last-minute data for their research grant applications. Ryoichi Kawai, Ph.D., an associate professor of physics in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences, is laying the groundwork for a better infrared laser by calculating the electronic structure... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
UAB senior crosses an ocean to learn and serve in Ghanathan 10,000 applications, Williams was among 800 American undergraduates to rec
UAB senior crosses an ocean to learn and serve in Ghana
The Birmingham Times / Posted 12 days ago
than 10,000 applications, Williams was among 800 American undergraduates to receive the award. A social work major in the College of Arts and Sciences, Williams continued her studies at the University of Ghana, and also took a course focusing on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Miss America says art post-reign aimtitle Sunday in Atlantic City, N.J. She is a Fayetteville native and daughter o
Miss America says art post-reign aim
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
title Sunday in Atlantic City, N.J. She is a Fayetteville native and daughter of Todd G. Shields, dean of UA's Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. Shields is the third Miss Arkansas to become Miss America. Donna Axum Whitworth, an El Dorado... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Lack of instructors leads to canceled Spanish classesthat to remedy the problem, the program needs at least five full-time faculty l
Lack of instructors leads to canceled Spanish classes
The GW Hatchet / Posted 12 days ago
that to remedy the problem, the program needs at least five full-time faculty lines, but administrators in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences said they could only fund one full-time faculty position this year and will add another next... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
From Microsoft Paint to printmaking: Graduate student artist finds digital nicheGabriel Madan, a first-year graduate art student in UM’s College of Arts and Sc
From Microsoft Paint to printmaking: Graduate student artist finds digital niche
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 13 days ago
Gabriel Madan, a first-year graduate art student in UM’s College of Arts and Sciences, is already establishing himself as a professional. His work is on display alongside four other MFA students’ pieces in the 2016 UM Incoming Graduate Student... Read more
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PhysOrg
Demystifying shrinking citiesbut what does that really mean?" says Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen, PhD, a professor o
Demystifying shrinking cities
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
but what does that really mean?" says Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen, PhD, a professor of geography in the University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences. "We wanted to explore what shrinkage is, and how it affects the people who live in a place that... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Building blocks improve spatial abilities in children to greater level than board gamesto explore the effects of block building on brain activity, said Sharlene Newma
Building blocks improve spatial abilities in children to greater level than board games
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
to explore the effects of block building on brain activity, said Sharlene Newman, a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, who led the research. "Block play changed... Read more
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The Chronicle
'It either works or it doesn't': Female deans discuss overcoming adversity and becoming leadersand service. “You don’t get here by trying to get here,” said Valerie Ashby, w
'It either works or it doesn't': Female deans discuss overcoming adversity and becoming leaders
The Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
and service. “You don’t get here by trying to get here,” said Valerie Ashby, who was appointed dean of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences in 2015. “You get here by being the best scholar in your field you can possibly be, and at some... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Diversity liaisons work to ensure UNC's campus is inclusiveto UNC's diversity liaison program, which was officially assembled and named in
Diversity liaisons work to ensure UNC's campus is inclusive
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 14 days ago
to UNC's diversity liaison program, which was officially assembled and named in 2012. Each of the 35 departments in the College of Arts and Sciences has a diversity liaison, said Kevin Guskiewicz, the dean of the college. Many schools and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Male signals trigger female animals for reproduction but with harmful effects-- but then the body suffers," said Ilya Ruvinsky, of the department of molecul
Male signals trigger female animals for reproduction but with harmful effects
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
-- but then the body suffers," said Ilya Ruvinsky, of the department of molecular biosciences at Northwestern's Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. "There is a fine balance between reproduction and body maintenance, and this balance can be... Read more
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Daily Herald
Analyst Paul Green recalled as 'Chicago political legend'Donald Trump spoke to the group two weeks before he announced he would run for
Analyst Paul Green recalled as 'Chicago political legend'
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Donald Trump spoke to the group two weeks before he announced he would run for president. Bonnie Gunzenhauser, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Roosevelt, said those at the school "know him as such a dedicated teacher and such a strong... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Teen sea cadet making splash in Mumbai, Indiapsychology professor Dominik Guss the recipient of its 2016 Distinguished Profe
Teen sea cadet making splash in Mumbai, India
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
psychology professor Dominik Guss the recipient of its 2016 Distinguished Professor Award. Dan Moon, interim dean of UNF’s College of Arts and Sciences, cited his internationally renowned expertise, reputation as a gifted and innovative teacher and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Male essence gets females ready for reproduction, but speeds up ageingput more effort into reproduction—but then the body suffers,' said Professor Il
Male essence gets females ready for reproduction, but speeds up ageing
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
put more effort into reproduction—but then the body suffers,' said Professor Ilya Ruvinsky, from Northwestern's Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. 'There is a fine balance between reproduction and body maintenance, and this balance can be... Read more
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The Chronicle
Top takeaways from Arts and Sciences Council meeting Thursdayand Sciences Council met for the first time during the 2016-2017 academic year
Top takeaways from Arts and Sciences Council meeting Thursday
The Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
and Sciences Council met for the first time during the 2016-2017 academic year Wednesday. Valerie Ashby, dean of Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, addressed the faculty to outline some of her goals for the year. Here are some of the main... Read more
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Philly.com
Richard R. Beeman, 74, Penn history professor, Constitution Center trusteeon his website. During his time at Penn, Mr. Beeman also was chair of the scho
Richard R. Beeman, 74, Penn history professor, Constitution Center trustee
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
on his website. During his time at Penn, Mr. Beeman also was chair of the school's history department and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, among other posts. He held a doctorate in history from the University of Chicago. A lover of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Male chemistry primes females for reproduction—but at a costthen the body suffers," said Ilya Ruvinsky, of the department of molecular bios
Male chemistry primes females for reproduction—but at a cost
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
then the body suffers," said Ilya Ruvinsky, of the department of molecular biosciences at Northwestern's Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. "There is a fine balance between reproduction and body maintenance, and this balance can be... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Ex-Senate president Don Gaetz among finalists to lead University of West Floridaalso has deep ties to UWF, where she began teaching in 1984, rising to a profes
Ex-Senate president Don Gaetz among finalists to lead University of West Florida
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
also has deep ties to UWF, where she began teaching in 1984, rising to a professorship and then becoming dean of the College of Arts and Sciences in 2000. She left in 2002 to take a vice president post at Columbus State University. She... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Sonderegger Symposium to be heldLakes Rooms. A continental breakfast begins at 8 a.m., followed by opening rem
Sonderegger Symposium to be held
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Lakes Rooms. A continental breakfast begins at 8 a.m., followed by opening remarks from Michael Broadway, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The remaining schedule of presenters and topics follows: 8:45-9:15 a.m. Phillip Johnson,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Penn professor: Is privacy possible in the digital world?self-disclosure on social media. The address is sponsored by the school of law
Penn professor: Is privacy possible in the digital world?
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
self-disclosure on social media. The address is sponsored by the school of law and the philosophy department in the College of Arts and Sciences. It is part of the Schoeman Lecture series, named in honor of philosophy professor Ferdinand... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Penn professor: Is privacy possible in the digital world?self-disclosure on social media. The address is sponsored by the school of law
Penn professor: Is privacy possible in the digital world?
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
self-disclosure on social media. The address is sponsored by the school of law and the philosophy department in the College of Arts and Sciences. It is part of the Schoeman Lecture series, named in honor of philosophy professor Ferdinand... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Penn professor: Is privacy possible in the digital world?self-disclosure on social media. The address is sponsored by the school of law
Penn professor: Is privacy possible in the digital world?
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
self-disclosure on social media. The address is sponsored by the school of law and the philosophy department in the College of Arts and Sciences. It is part of the Schoeman Lecture series, named in honor of philosophy professor Ferdinand... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Stealth insulin-producing pig cells may offer solution for treating Type 1 diabetes in humansMedicine, and Kharlampieva is a polymer and materials chemist and associate pro
Stealth insulin-producing pig cells may offer solution for treating Type 1 diabetes in humans
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
Medicine, and Kharlampieva is a polymer and materials chemist and associate professor in the Department of Chemistry, UAB College of Arts and Sciences. Their research, supported by two new JDRF Diabetes Foundation grants, "is a nice example of a... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Students need more ways to explore subjects, majorsto explore different majors and schools. Officials should find ways encourage
Students need more ways to explore subjects, majors
The GW Hatchet / Posted 19 days ago
to explore different majors and schools. Officials should find ways encourage students — especially those in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences — to take time to test out a wide range of subjects outside the constraints of the G-PAC system.... Read more
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Colorado Daily
University Hill hotel would displace Boulder institutionsunderground lot at Grandview Avenue. Delaney Gardner-Sweeney, left, and Caroli
University Hill hotel would displace Boulder institutions
Colorado Daily / Posted 20 days ago
underground lot at Grandview Avenue. Delaney Gardner-Sweeney, left, and Caroline Goussetis, wait for a bus in front of the College of Arts and Sciences Finance and Payroll Administration. The site along Broadway between University and Grandview... Read more
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Sun Star
DepEd urges schools to intensify securitysaid on Tuesday, they we're just having a class in their major when one of her
DepEd urges schools to intensify security
Sun Star / Posted 20 days ago
said on Tuesday, they we're just having a class in their major when one of her classmate said that a student from College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) posted a status on Facebook of a bomb threat in Usep. "We did not believe it at first... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
University Hill hotel would displace Boulder institutionsunderground lot at Grandview Avenue. Delaney Gardner-Sweeney, left, and Caroli
University Hill hotel would displace Boulder institutions
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 20 days ago
underground lot at Grandview Avenue. Delaney Gardner-Sweeney, left, and Caroline Goussetis, wait for a bus in front of the College of Arts and Sciences Finance and Payroll Administration. The site along Broadway between University and Grandview... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
University Hill hotel would displace Boulder institutionsthe quaintness of the place, too." Delaney Gardner-Sweeney, left, and Caroline
University Hill hotel would displace Boulder institutions
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 20 days ago
the quaintness of the place, too." Delaney Gardner-Sweeney, left, and Caroline Goussetis, wait for a bus in front of the College of Arts and Sciences Finance and Payroll Administration. The site along Broadway between University and Grandview... Read more
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Breitbart
Infamous Former Mizzou Professor Melissa Click Hired by Gonzaga Universitystandards of academic excellence demanded of Gonzaga faculty and students.” El
Infamous Former Mizzou Professor Melissa Click Hired by Gonzaga University
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
standards of academic excellence demanded of Gonzaga faculty and students.” Elisabeth Mermann-Jozwiak, the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Gonzaga, released a written statement claiming that the university is aware of Click’s past... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study demonstrates seasonality of bird migration in response to environmental cuesTodd Fagin and Eli S. Bridge, Oklahoma Biological Survey, and graduate student
Study demonstrates seasonality of bird migration in response to environmental cues
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
Todd Fagin and Eli S. Bridge, Oklahoma Biological Survey, and graduate student Kyle G. Horton, Department of Biology, OU College of Arts and Sciences; in collaboration with OU Professors Phillip B. Chilson, School of Meteorology, and Kirsten de... Read more
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Minda News
USEP campuses in Davao City get bomb threatstold her of the text message being circulated that a bomb was planted either at
USEP campuses in Davao City get bomb threats
Minda News / Posted 21 days ago
told her of the text message being circulated that a bomb was planted either at the College of Education building or College of Arts and Sciences building and would be set off at around 3p.m. The two buildings stand only a few meters apart,... Read more
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