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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 15 hours 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 19 hours 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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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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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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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 2 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 2 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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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 3 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 3 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 3 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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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 5 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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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 7 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 7 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 7 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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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 7 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 8 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 8 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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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 8 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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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 8 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 9 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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PhysOrg
Faith and Facebook: Young social media regulars less committed to one religionacceptable for others of their faith tradition to practice other religions, sai
Faith and Facebook: Young social media regulars less committed to one religion
PhysOrg / Posted 10 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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Pilipino Star
Winners allacademic institutes and an open university. The colleges include: the College o
Winners all
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
academic institutes and an open university. The colleges include: the College of Agriculture, College of Teacher Education; College of Arts and Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, College of Forestry, College of Nursing, College of Home... Read more
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Philly.com
Hayes: Sam Bradford's motivation is greed, not cowardiceCommunications and eventually graduated with a degree in Magazine Writing. He a
Hayes: Sam Bradford's motivation is greed, not cowardice
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
Communications and eventually graduated with a degree in Magazine Writing. He also earned a degree in English from the College of Arts and Sciences. To date he has written for no magazines. His English is spotty at best. Upon graduation in... Read more
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Al.com
25 Alabama elementary schools with the best teachersTrump's daughter Tiffany and Biden's granddaughter Naomi were among the graduat
25 Alabama elementary schools with the best teachers
Al.com / Posted 10 days ago
Trump's daughter Tiffany and Biden's granddaughter Naomi were among the graduates. Both women graduated from the school's College of Arts and Sciences, with Tiffany Trump earning a degree in sociology and Naomi Biden studying international... Read more
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CBS News
Biden, Trump have one big thing in commonreports CBS Philly. Vice President Joe Biden and Republican presumptive presid
Biden, Trump have one big thing in common
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
reports CBS Philly. Vice President Joe Biden and Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump attended the College of Arts and Sciences graduation ceremony at the University of Pennsylvania. It was a major security challenge, with... Read more
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Daily Record
Obama inspires at Rutgers graduationand author Bill Moyers, who was given a Doctor of Laws. Moyers was the keynote
Obama inspires at Rutgers graduation
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
and author Bill Moyers, who was given a Doctor of Laws. Moyers was the keynote speaker at the Rutgers-New Brunswick College of Arts and Sciences convocation that followed the commencement, and S. Jocelyn Bell Burnell, who was given a Doctor... Read more
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The Chronicle
Professors note grade inflation at universities, reasons for trendhigher than at public colleges, with GPAs averaging above 3.3. However, Lee Bak
Professors note grade inflation at universities, reasons for trend
The Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
higher than at public colleges, with GPAs averaging above 3.3. However, Lee Baker, dean of academic affairs for Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, noted that counteracting grade inflation may hurt students. “When universities challenge grade... Read more
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The Current
UMSL Celebrates Its 1,500 Plus Graduates of 2016first ceremony took place at the Mark Twain Athletic & Fitness Center as gradua
UMSL Celebrates Its 1,500 Plus Graduates of 2016
The Current / Posted 11 days ago
first ceremony took place at the Mark Twain Athletic & Fitness Center as graduates from the sciences and humanities of the College of Arts and Sciences were honored. The following ceremony was the second part of Arts and Sciences at Mark Twain,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
ASU graduates 850 studentsand Archer College of Health and Human Services walked the stage at a 10 a.m. c
ASU graduates 850 students
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 11 days ago
and Archer College of Health and Human Services walked the stage at a 10 a.m. ceremony, followed by graduates of the College of Arts and Sciences and College of Business in a 2 p.m. ceremony. Combined, graduates earned 23 doctoral degrees,... Read more
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Daily Journal
Obama inspires at Rutgers graduationand author Bill Moyers, who was given a Doctor of Laws. Moyers was the keynote
Obama inspires at Rutgers graduation
Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
and author Bill Moyers, who was given a Doctor of Laws. Moyers was the keynote speaker at the Rutgers-New Brunswick College of Arts and Sciences convocation that followed the commencement, and S. Jocelyn Bell Burnell, who was given a Doctor... Read more
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The Hill
Trump, Biden attend UPenn graduationto reports from the ceremony. Biden's wife Jill also attended. Tiffany Trump
Trump, Biden attend UPenn graduation
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
to reports from the ceremony. Biden's wife Jill also attended. Tiffany Trump is a sociology major, and Naomi Biden studied international relations, according to the university directory. Both graduated from the school's College of Arts and Scienc... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Fairfield's Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementof the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane
Fairfield's Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 11 days ago
of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementof the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 11 days ago
of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementof the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 11 days ago
of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementof the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 11 days ago
of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementof the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 11 days ago
of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president of... Read more
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The Chronicle
'It's game time': Coach K delivers 2016 commencement address, encourages grads to expect great thingsand his honesty and his own stories really made him seem like a person,” said T
'It's game time': Coach K delivers 2016 commencement address, encourages grads to expect great things
The Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
and his honesty and his own stories really made him seem like a person,” said Taylor Doty, graduate of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences. “He was able to relate a lot of the things he does in his life to some of the things we’ll do... Read more
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Duke University
For Blair Holliday, One More Duke Milestonesaid Thursday. “That family got me through this traumatic accident.” Lee Baker
For Blair Holliday, One More Duke Milestone
Duke University / Posted 12 days ago
said Thursday. “That family got me through this traumatic accident.” Lee Baker, dean of academic affairs for Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, said Holliday was an... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
CCAS graduates told to move ‘onward’as stories with plots, characters and themes. Jake Amorelli | Hatchet Staff Pho
CCAS graduates told to move ‘onward’
The GW Hatchet / Posted 12 days ago
as stories with plots, characters and themes. Jake Amorelli | Hatchet Staff Photographer Graduates from the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences undergraduate programs heard words of encouragement from student and faculty speakers at the... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
CCAS student speaker demands University mental health policy changesChris Evans, the student speaker for the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
CCAS student speaker demands University mental health policy changes
The GW Hatchet / Posted 12 days ago
Chris Evans, the student speaker for the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences undergraduate celebration, called on officials to improve mental health policies on campus. Olivia Anderson | Contributing Photo Editor Speakers at the first Columbian... Read more
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The Herald News
UMass Dartmouth graduates ready to change the worldand exciting chapter” in the lives of more than 700 graduating students from th
UMass Dartmouth graduates ready to change the world
The Herald News / Posted 12 days ago
and exciting chapter” in the lives of more than 700 graduating students from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s College of Arts and Sciences as they took part in the school’s 116th annual commencement ceremony.Friends and family members... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
University Of Arkansas Graduation Hosts Graduation WeekendUniversity of Arkansas graduation ceremonies started on Friday (May 13), with t
University Of Arkansas Graduation Hosts Graduation Weekend
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
University of Arkansas graduation ceremonies started on Friday (May 13), with the graduation of students from the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. Several graduates and their parents said they were excited for graduation. This is the first... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Phi Beta Kappa inductees urged to ‘think outside the disciplinary box’in this in the prestigious honor society. Brand, who is also the associate dea
Phi Beta Kappa inductees urged to ‘think outside the disciplinary box’
The GW Hatchet / Posted 13 days ago
in this in the prestigious honor society. Brand, who is also the associate dean for graduate studies in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, joked that parents should introduce their child to someone by saying “Have you met my son, the... Read more
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Duke University
Student Laurels and Honors, 2016 Edition(Faye) Goodwin won the Reynolds Price Award for Best Original Script for Stage,
Student Laurels and Honors, 2016 Edition
Duke University / Posted 13 days ago
(Faye) Goodwin won the Reynolds Price Award for Best Original Script for Stage, Screen or Television Trinity College of Arts and Sciences Jacqueline Tanya Chipkin won the Bascom Headen Palmer Literary Prize. Honorable Mention went to... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
CCAS doctoral and master’s graduates reminded to ‘stay thirsty’Amanda Figueroa, a student speaker, addressed doctoral and master’s students fr
CCAS doctoral and master’s graduates reminded to ‘stay thirsty’
The GW Hatchet / Posted 13 days ago
Amanda Figueroa, a student speaker, addressed doctoral and master’s students from the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences during a ceremony Friday. Blair Guild | Hatchet Staff Photographer This post was written by Hatchet Staff Writer Liz... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
University of Arkansas to Graduate Record Number of Studentsfirst ceremony will be held on Friday, May 13 at 3 p.m. at the Bud Walton Arena
University of Arkansas to Graduate Record Number of Students
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
first ceremony will be held on Friday, May 13 at 3 p.m. at the Bud Walton Arena, for students in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, which has the largest number of graduates - more than 1000. Six ceremonies will be held on... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
These audio cues are for the birdsfigure out how animals parse auditory objects,” says Micheal Dent, an associate
These audio cues are for the birds
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 13 days ago
figure out how animals parse auditory objects,” says Micheal Dent, an associate professor in the Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences. “But animals can decipher the auditory world in a similar way as humans,” she says. Dent’s... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
University of Arkansas to Graduate Record Number of Studnentsfirst ceremony will be held on Friday, May 13 at 3 p.m. at the Bud Walton Arena
University of Arkansas to Graduate Record Number of Studnents
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
first ceremony will be held on Friday, May 13 at 3 p.m. at the Bud Walton Arena, for students in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, which has the largest number of graduates - more than 1000. Six ceremonies will be held on... Read more
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