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The Wilmington Star-News
Heavy traffic expected during UNCW graduationsof Business, 2 p.m.; Watson College of Education, College of Health and Human S
Heavy traffic expected during UNCW graduations
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
of Business, 2 p.m.; Watson College of Education, College of Health and Human Services, 5:30 p.m. Saturday ceremonies: College of Arts and Sciences: Sciences and Humanities, 9:30 a.m.; College of Arts and Sciences: Creative Arts, Social... Read more
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The Morning Sun
5 things to do this weekendthis weekend: College of Technology, 5:30 p.m. Friday; College of Education, 8
5 things to do this weekend
The Morning Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
this weekend: College of Technology, 5:30 p.m. Friday; College of Education, 8 p.m. Friday; Kelce College of Business and College of Arts and Sciences Art, Communication and History, Philosophy and Social Sciences, 9:30 a.m. Saturday and the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee Hosts Annual Ollie J. Lee Symposiumjoined the Lee faculty in 1967 and has served in numerous roles, including vice
Lee Hosts Annual Ollie J. Lee Symposium
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 hours ago
joined the Lee faculty in 1967 and has served in numerous roles, including vice president of Academic Affairs, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and chair of the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences. According to Dr. Carolyn... Read more
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PhysOrg
IU-led study reveals new insights into light color sensing and transfer of genetic traitsbecause they're a significant part of the base of the Earth's food chain," said
IU-led study reveals new insights into light color sensing and transfer of genetic traits
PhysOrg / Posted 6 hours ago
because they're a significant part of the base of the Earth's food chain," said Kehoe, professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology. "Our planet essentially runs on power from the sun, and these organisms... Read more
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PhysOrg
Women ratchet themselves up the social ladder, one high heel at a timeto look like the rich girls, and different from the poor girls," said Gray, an
Women ratchet themselves up the social ladder, one high heel at a time
PhysOrg / Posted 22 hours ago
to look like the rich girls, and different from the poor girls," said Gray, an assistant professor of psychology in UNC College of Arts and Sciences. To examine trends of conformity and individuality, Gray and his colleagues at Carnegie Mellon... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register SDSU commencement SaturdayLohr College of Engineering and the College of Nursing will take part in the 10
Brookings Register SDSU commencement Saturday
Brookings Daily Register / Posted yesterday
Lohr College of Engineering and the College of Nursing will take part in the 10 a.m. ceremony. Students graduating from the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Education and Human Sciences and the College of Pharmacy will take part in the 1... Read more
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CBS News
Earth could be home to 1 trillion speciesthe great challenges in biology," study co-author Jay T. Lennon, associate prof
Earth could be home to 1 trillion species
CBS News / Posted yesterday
the great challenges in biology," study co-author Jay T. Lennon, associate professor in the Indiana University Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences, said in a press release. "Our study combines the largest available datasets with ecological... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Communities, relationships influence marriage view for young African-Americansour scope to look further back in the life course,” says Ashley Barr, assistant
Communities, relationships influence marriage view for young African-Americans
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted yesterday
our scope to look further back in the life course,” says Ashley Barr, assistant professor in the Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences, and the study’s lead author. “We tend to view marital beliefs as coming from the immediate... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
We share the planet with a trillion speciesabout 1% of the one trillion species in existence. The revelation comes from a
We share the planet with a trillion species
Mail & Guardian / Posted yesterday
about 1% of the one trillion species in existence. The revelation comes from a team from Indiana University’s Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences. They took microbial, plant and animal datasets from government, academic and citizen science... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
ASU graduate to deliver commencement speechCollege of Education and the Archer College of Health and Human Services during
ASU graduate to deliver commencement speech
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
College of Education and the Archer College of Health and Human Services during a 10 a.m. ceremony, and graduates of the College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Business in a 2 p.m. ceremony. Close to 850 ASU graduates are expected to... Read more
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EarthSky
Earth might be home to a trillion speciespools often bubble with undiscovered microbes. Photo credit: NPS Jay T. Lennon
Earth might be home to a trillion species
EarthSky / Posted 2 days ago
pools often bubble with undiscovered microbes. Photo credit: NPS Jay T. Lennon, associate professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Biology, is a study co-author. Lennon said in a statement: Older estimates were... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences selected The number of deans yet to be announced has been reduced by one this morning.
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences selected
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 2 days ago
The number of deans yet to be announced has been reduced by one this morning. Dr. W. Andrew Marcus was named the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences by Provost Scott Coltrane in an email this... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UNCW researchers receive $330,000 grantand affirms that the NSF recognizes the significant role this research could pl
UNCW researchers receive $330,000 grant
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
and affirms that the NSF recognizes the significant role this research could play in the advancement of science,” said Aswani Volety, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. “It is always rewarding to highlight the accomplishments of our facu... Read more
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New Kerala
Earth home to nearly one trillion species, suggests new study - newkerala.com #58226of one percent now identified. The study's authors are Jay T. Lennon, associate
Earth home to nearly one trillion species, suggests new study - newkerala.com #58226
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
of one percent now identified. The study's authors are Jay T. Lennon, associate professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology, and Kenneth J. Locey, a postdoctoral fellow in the department. The IU... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Earth may be home to one trillion specieson Earth is among the great challenges in biology," said Kenneth J Locey, a pos
Earth may be home to one trillion species
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
on Earth is among the great challenges in biology," said Kenneth J Locey, a postdoctoral fellow in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology. "Our study combines the largest available datasets with ecological... Read more
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The Financial Express
Earth may be home to one trillion species: studyon Earth is among the great challenges in biology,” said Kenneth J Locey, a pos
Earth may be home to one trillion species: study
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
on Earth is among the great challenges in biology,” said Kenneth J Locey, a postdoctoral fellow in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Biology. “Our study combines the largest available datasets with ecological... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Indiana University researchers estimate Earth contains 1 trillion speciesLennon | Photo by Jean Lennon The authors of the study are Jay T. Lennon, asso
Indiana University researchers estimate Earth contains 1 trillion species
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
Lennon | Photo by Jean Lennon The authors of the study are Jay T. Lennon, associate professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Biology, and Kenneth J. Locey, a postdoctoral fellow in the department. Their... Read more
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PhysOrg
Largest-ever analysis of microbial data reveals ecological law concluding 99.999 percent of species remain undiscoveredof the National Academy of Sciences. The study's authors are Jay T. Lennon, ass
Largest-ever analysis of microbial data reveals ecological law concluding 99.999 percent of species remain undiscovered
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
of the National Academy of Sciences. The study's authors are Jay T. Lennon, associate professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology, and Kenneth J. Locey, a postdoctoral fellow in the department. The IU... Read more
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PhysOrg
Method stabilizes, enhances phosphoreneserved as the paper's first author. Tobin J. Marks, Vladimir N. Ipatieff Profes
Method stabilizes, enhances phosphorene
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
served as the paper's first author. Tobin J. Marks, Vladimir N. Ipatieff Professor of Catalytic Chemistry in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and professor of materials science and engineering, and George Schatz, the Charles E. and Emma... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
UW struggles to fill positions during state hiring freezereviewing every open faculty position and will decide if it should be filled wi
UW struggles to fill positions during state hiring freeze
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
reviewing every open faculty position and will decide if it should be filled without directly involving state employees. College of Arts and Sciences Dean Paula Lutz says filling empty positions has been hard in recent years. In the 2013-14... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
ASU names 2016 Presidential Award winner, Distinguished Student Award winnersfrom their respective academic colleges. The Distinguished Student Award recip
ASU names 2016 Presidential Award winner, Distinguished Student Award winners
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
from their respective academic colleges. The Distinguished Student Award recipients are Jared Goecker and David Goggin, College of Arts and Sciences; Cadyn Heinze, College of Education; and Braden Weinmann, Archer College of Health and Human... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Math, Science, Arts School picks Steve Horton as next executivedirectorcurrently serves at Northwestern State University as the Vice Provost, Dean of
Math, Science, Arts School picks Steve Horton as next executivedirector
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
currently serves at Northwestern State University as the Vice Provost, Dean of theGraduate School, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and as a tenured professor.“We could not be more grateful for Steve’s service to Northwestern... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Distracted caregivers negatively impact infants' burgeoning attention spansimpact infants' burgeoning attention spans during a key stage of development."
Distracted caregivers negatively impact infants' burgeoning attention spans
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
impact infants' burgeoning attention spans during a key stage of development." Yu is a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. Linda Smith, IU Distinguished Professor and... Read more
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examiner.com
Building on shells: Unraveling the mysteries of Calusa kingdomin such a way that supported a large population," said Thompson, an associate p
Building on shells: Unraveling the mysteries of Calusa kingdom
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
in such a way that supported a large population," said Thompson, an associate professor of anthropology in UGA's Franklin College of Arts and Sciences and the director of the Center for Archaeological Sciences. "The Calusa were an incredibly... Read more
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FOX News
The Delegate Hunt: Trump, Cruz split delegates in South Carolina conventionbe very cross-pressured,” agreed Karen Kedrowski, the political science profess
The Delegate Hunt: Trump, Cruz split delegates in South Carolina convention
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
be very cross-pressured,” agreed Karen Kedrowski, the political science professor who is the dean of Winthrop University’s College of Arts and Sciences. “They are going to be hearing from everybody in every direction about what they ought to... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
IU study: Infant attention span suffers when parents' eyes wander during playtimeimpact infants' burgeoning attention spans during a key stage of development."
IU study: Infant attention span suffers when parents' eyes wander during playtime
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
impact infants' burgeoning attention spans during a key stage of development." Yu is a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. Linda Smith, IU Distinguished Professor and... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
UO faculty weigh in on administration’s budget cutsfaculty participation, that’s key — these costly positions.” There may be seve
UO faculty weigh in on administration’s budget cuts
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 6 days ago
faculty participation, that’s key — these costly positions.” There may be several reasons for budget concerns, but as the College of Arts and Sciences found out, the non-tenure track faculty that Schill cut were in fact hemorrhaging money. The... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Pioneering research shows how Euro-African exchanges transformed West African gender identitiesand transformed local gender ideologies, according to Ndubueze Mbah, assistant
Pioneering research shows how Euro-African exchanges transformed West African gender identities
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 6 days ago
and transformed local gender ideologies, according to Ndubueze Mbah, assistant professor in the Department of History, College of Arts and Sciences. These consistent encounters, which stretch across centuries, shifted the realities of a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
LU faculty unhappy with Sewell proposalsSewell announcing “a leadership transition and reorganization in the Division o
LU faculty unhappy with Sewell proposals
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Sewell announcing “a leadership transition and reorganization in the Division of Academic Affairs … reorganizing both the College of Arts and Sciences and College of Professional Studies.” Sewell is in his second year as LU’s vice president for... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Holocaust remembrance to highlight Norton eveningIsrael, 1901 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. The speaker, Robert P. Watson,
Holocaust remembrance to highlight Norton evening
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Israel, 1901 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. The speaker, Robert P. Watson, a professor of American studies at the College of Arts and Sciences at Lynn University, will discuss his book, The Nazi Titanic: The Incredible Untold Story of a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Building on shells: Interdisciplinary study starts unraveling mysteries of Calusa kingdomin such a way that supported a large population," said Thompson, an associate p
Building on shells: Interdisciplinary study starts unraveling mysteries of Calusa kingdom
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
in such a way that supported a large population," said Thompson, an associate professor of anthropology in UGA's Franklin College of Arts and Sciences and the director of the Center for Archaeological Sciences. "The Calusa were an incredibly... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
UNL students recognized for academic achievementsMegan Elizabeth Gray, High, junior, College of Business Administration. Trento
UNL students recognized for academic achievements
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Megan Elizabeth Gray, High, junior, College of Business Administration. Trenton: Haley Nicole Hrnchir, High, freshman, College of Arts and Sciences. Wauneta: Andrea Marie Wach, High, sophomore, College of Agriculture and Natural... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
7 tips for starting your college searchspecialized programs, entering as an undeclared student is an option. For examp
7 tips for starting your college search
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
specialized programs, entering as an undeclared student is an option. For example, 10 percent of first-year students in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of New England arrive as undecided majors, and are assigned a professional... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study may explain the nation's growing racial achievement gapMorris, associate professor of sociology and director of undergraduate studies
Study may explain the nation's growing racial achievement gap
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Morris, associate professor of sociology and director of undergraduate studies at the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Sciences, and Brea Perry, associate professor of sociology at Indiana University, assert that racial... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Dayton stars to move onto collegesaid he’d been looking at Cornell for quite some time. He said it’s a good fit
Dayton stars to move onto college
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
said he’d been looking at Cornell for quite some time. He said it’s a good fit academically. He’s enrolling in the college of Arts and Sciences, and the DHS senior said he’s looking toward engineering. Though his focus has always been shot... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
NC A&T reorganizes, but consolidation raises concerns about HBCU identityDanielle Chemtob | Published 04/26/16 10:40pm Restructuring at North Carolina
NC A&T reorganizes, but consolidation raises concerns about HBCU identity
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 7 days ago
Danielle Chemtob | Published 04/26/16 10:40pm Restructuring at North Carolina A&T State University will replace the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Technology with three new colleges — sparking concerns from students and... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Can coding count as a foreign language?at Penn needs, but it is not a substitute for the foreign language requirement,
Can coding count as a foreign language?
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 8 days ago
at Penn needs, but it is not a substitute for the foreign language requirement,” Kannan wrote in an emailed statement. College of Arts and Sciences Dean Dennis DeTurck said that comparing coding to foreign language is like comparing apples and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UNC-Chapel Hill researchers identify functional brain circuit that controls alcohol binge drinkingis starting to come together, and is telling us more than we ever knew about be
UNC-Chapel Hill researchers identify functional brain circuit that controls alcohol binge drinking
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
is starting to come together, and is telling us more than we ever knew about before," said Todd Thiele of UNC-Chapel Hill's College of Arts and Sciences, whose work appears in the journal Biological Psychiatry. "We now know that two brain regions... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB to celebrate life and work of Tony ConradThe Department of Media Study and the College of Arts and Sciences will celebra
UB to celebrate life and work of Tony Conrad
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 8 days ago
The Department of Media Study and the College of Arts and Sciences will celebrate the life and work of pioneering faculty member Tony Conrad on May 2 with an evening showcasing his film and sound works. The tribute, the last event in this year’s... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB to hold 170th commencementchief executive officer of the McKinsey Social Initiative. Tripathi will confe
UB to hold 170th commencement
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 8 days ago
chief executive officer of the McKinsey Social Initiative. Tripathi will confer bachelor’s and associate degrees from the College of Arts and Sciences. Thirty-five students will receive special recognition during the ceremony. Anne E. Morris... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
LU Provost proposes department changesresearch and creative endeavors, and striving for academic excellence, Lincoln
LU Provost proposes department changes
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
research and creative endeavors, and striving for academic excellence, Lincoln University is reorganizing both the College of Arts and Sciences and College of Professional Studies,” Sewell said in the email. “To set the stage for this... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Alumni named to Variety’s Power of Women Impact Reportwriters, managers and attorneys, who have had a stellar year in the entertainme
Alumni named to Variety’s Power of Women Impact Report
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 8 days ago
writers, managers and attorneys, who have had a stellar year in the entertainment industry. A history major in the College of Arts and Sciences, Landew went on to complete her law degree at Columbia University before entering the corporate... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT releases its schedule for commencementArts Center All bachelor’s degree ceremonies Saturday, May 14, will be at the
UNT releases its schedule for commencement
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Arts Center All bachelor’s degree ceremonies Saturday, May 14, will be at the Coliseum. The schedule is as follows: College of Arts and Sciences for anthropology, biological sciences, chemistry, communication studies, dance and theater,... Read more
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PhysOrg
1 minus 1 does not always equal 0 in chemistryof mirror-image molecules, and now we've measured it," said Poeppelmeier, a Mor
1 minus 1 does not always equal 0 in chemistry
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
of mirror-image molecules, and now we've measured it," said Poeppelmeier, a Morrison Professor of Chemistry in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. "This is an important experiment." Although this phenomenon has been predicted for a long... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Zinc sparks help doctors choose best eggs to transfer during IVFO'Halloran, a co-senior author. O'Halloran is the Charles E. and Emma H. Morris
Zinc sparks help doctors choose best eggs to transfer during IVF
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
O'Halloran, a co-senior author. O'Halloran is the Charles E. and Emma H. Morrison Professor in Chemistry in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and director of Northwestern's Chemistry of Life Processes Institute. Eggs compartmentalize and... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Defining diversity: LGBTQ faculty often find themselves outside the boundsSchool of Engineering and Applied Science include only sexual orientation in th
Defining diversity: LGBTQ faculty often find themselves outside the bounds
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 9 days ago
School of Engineering and Applied Science include only sexual orientation in their definitions. Mathematics professor and College of Arts and Sciences Dean Dennis DeTurck said that SAS’s action plan may only include sexual orientation and not... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Four Clayton seniors earn perfect scores on ACT or SATand cognitive science. Meanwhile, Elizabeth plans to attend Loyola University
Four Clayton seniors earn perfect scores on ACT or SAT
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
and cognitive science. Meanwhile, Elizabeth plans to attend Loyola University Chicago this fall and will enroll in the College of Arts and Sciences, though she’s undecided about a major. Omkar is deciding between attending Yale University,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers discover fate of melting glacial ice in Greenlandproduction in the ocean," said study co-author Renato Castelao, an associate pr
Researchers discover fate of melting glacial ice in Greenland
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
production in the ocean," said study co-author Renato Castelao, an associate professor of marine sciences in UGA's Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. "There is also evidence that large freshwater inputs could alter ocean currents and affect the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Timeline of the UNC investigation“while unethical ... did not rise to criminal liability.” February 2012: UNC s
Timeline of the UNC investigation
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
“while unethical ... did not rise to criminal liability.” February 2012: UNC says a review of independent study courses in College of Arts and Sciences “shows no significant problems” beyond African studies department. March 2012: NCAA issues... Read more
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