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Boston Globe
Digital prejudice: When software doesn’t play fairissue caught fire three years ago. That’s when Latanya Sweeney, a computer scie
Digital prejudice: When software doesn’t play fair
Boston Globe / Posted 32 minutes ago
issue caught fire three years ago. That’s when Latanya Sweeney, a computer scientist and professor of government at Harvard University, discovered that Google searches of her name were usually accompanied by ads for companies offering... Read more
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metro
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planetin the world top 20 for the first time, and another right behind it in the top
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planet
metro / Posted an hour ago
in the world top 20 for the first time, and another right behind it in the top 30.’The top 30: Rank and (last year’s rank)Harvard University was top for six years in a row 1 (1) Harvard University United States2 (4) Massachusetts Institute of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Top 100 world universities by reputation - the list in fullheart of higher education’s global elite. Top 100 world universities by reputa
Top 100 world universities by reputation - the list in full
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
heart of higher education’s global elite. Top 100 world universities by reputation (last year's ranking in brackets) 1. Harvard University, United States (1) 2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States (4) 3. Stanford University,... Read more
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asianage
No Indian university in world rankingsTimes Higher Education (THE) World Reputation Rankings 2016, released here Wedn
No Indian university in world rankings
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
Times Higher Education (THE) World Reputation Rankings 2016, released here Wednesday night, was topped by Harvard University for the third consecutive year followed by two other American universities — Massachusetts Institute of... Read more
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Daily News
When science turns unscientificresults are flawed" But even mathematicians make errors. In 2010, economists C
When science turns unscientific
Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
results are flawed" But even mathematicians make errors. In 2010, economists Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff at Harvard University published research showing that when a country’s debt reaches more than 90 per cent of GDP there is an... Read more
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The Hill
Pelosi warns: Dems can't ignore Trump anymore— particularly since the wealthy businessman has done well in attracting Indepe
Pelosi warns: Dems can't ignore Trump anymore
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
— particularly since the wealthy businessman has done well in attracting Independents and some blue-collar Democrats. A Harvard University poll last week found that 53 percent of young voters disapprove of her. That's led to concerns that... Read more
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Evening Standard
London has five of the highest ranked universities in worldImperial College, University College London, LSE, King’s College and London Bus
London has five of the highest ranked universities in world
Evening Standard / Posted 3 hours ago
Imperial College, University College London, LSE, King’s College and London Business School as among the world’s best. Harvard University took the top spot for the sixth year in a row in the rankings based on a survey of more than 10,000... Read more
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Times of Malta
Harvard rated world's top uni for sixth year in a rowHarvard University has been ranked as the world’s best university for the sixth
Harvard rated world's top uni for sixth year in a row
Times of Malta / Posted 4 hours ago
Harvard University has been ranked as the world’s best university for the sixth year in a row by the Times Higher Education rankings. US Ivy League colleges MIT and Stanford University took second and third place, completing an American clean sweep... Read more
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PhysOrg
JILA extends laser 'combing' method to identify large, complex moleculesadvance, described in a Nature paper published online May 4, 2016 was made poss
JILA extends laser 'combing' method to identify large, complex molecules
PhysOrg / Posted 5 hours ago
advance, described in a Nature paper published online May 4, 2016 was made possible by a cooling method developed by Harvard University researchers, who co-authored the study. The JILA-Harvard work boosts the might of spectroscopy, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Siazon, ex-DFA chief, ambassador dies at 76government scholar. He also earned a Masters in Public Administration from the
Siazon, ex-DFA chief, ambassador dies at 76
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 hours ago
government scholar. He also earned a Masters in Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University in Massachusetts and an economics certificate from the Economic Institute of the University of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ex-DFA chief Siazon, 76to study Physics at the Tokyo University of Education. He has a Master of Publ
Ex-DFA chief Siazon, 76
The Manila Times / Posted 8 hours ago
to study Physics at the Tokyo University of Education. He has a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University and an economics certificate from the Economic Institute of the University of Color... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Lincoln's Challenge classes last to leave Grissom Hallin English from the University of Illinois and eventually earned her doctorate
Lincoln's Challenge classes last to leave Grissom Hall
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
in English from the University of Illinois and eventually earned her doctorate in Germanic languages and literatures from Harvard University. She spent three decades working for three universities — Harvard, Pacific Lutheran and Hollins in... Read more
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Philly.com
Things to know: the benefits of students taking a gap year(AP) - President Barack Obama's daughter Malia is taking a year off after gradu
Things to know: the benefits of students taking a gap year
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama's daughter Malia is taking a year off after graduating from high school before attending Harvard University as part of an expanding program for students known as a "gap year." Many colleges are encouraging the... Read more
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Philly.com
Hilary Strauss, 88, businessman, athletein swimming. He was deployed stateside as an athletic instructor. After his mi
Hilary Strauss, 88, businessman, athlete
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
in swimming. He was deployed stateside as an athletic instructor. After his military service, Mr. Strauss enrolled at Harvard University and graduated in 1950. His first job was as the civilian manager of the U.S. Post Exchange System... Read more
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Market Watch
Latin Americans misled by faulty political narrativesof Venezuela and former chief economist of the Inter-American Development Bank,
Latin Americans misled by faulty political narratives
Market Watch / Posted 12 hours ago
of Venezuela and former chief economist of the Inter-American Development Bank, is professor of the economic development at Harvard University, where he is also director of the Center for International Development. He is chair of the World Economic... Read more
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Business Standard India
Battle against Pollockwho signed a petition asking for the sacking of Pollock as General Editor of th
Battle against Pollock
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
who signed a petition asking for the sacking of Pollock as General Editor of the Murty Classical Library at the Harvard University have made this kind of a mistake. Their petition had a solitary quote to substantiate their charges... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
€500, the 'Bin Laden' of banknotes, could be axedtransaction record they offer, and the relative ease with which they can be tra
€500, the 'Bin Laden' of banknotes, could be axed
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 hours ago
transaction record they offer, and the relative ease with which they can be transported and moved,” according to a recent Harvard University study. Because of its size and portability, the €500 note has become so prized in underground finance... Read more
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Aljazeera
The Philippines' autocratic nostalgiarisk sliding back into authoritarian rule. Almost half a century ago, in his b
The Philippines' autocratic nostalgia
Aljazeera / Posted 15 hours ago
risk sliding back into authoritarian rule. Almost half a century ago, in his book Political Order in Changing Societies, Harvard University professor Samuel Huntington perspicaciously observed the link between political instability and rapid... Read more
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heraldscotland
No stopping The Donald now as Cruz quits race for the White HouseFearnley-Whittingstall, above, with an ordinary cooking couple. “The White Hou
No stopping The Donald now as Cruz quits race for the White House
heraldscotland / Posted 16 hours ago
Fearnley-Whittingstall, above, with an ordinary cooking couple. “The White House announced that Malia Obama will attend Harvard University, but that she plans to take a year off before starting. Malia got the idea after seeing how much fun her... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows syringe-like device acts as traffic cop directing bacteria to carry out infectionthereby enabling them to efficiently carry out infection. The findings by rese
Study shows syringe-like device acts as traffic cop directing bacteria to carry out infection
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 hours ago
thereby enabling them to efficiently carry out infection. The findings by researchers at Washington State University and Harvard University appear in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (Go to:... Read more
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dna
Euro 500 bank note may be discontinued soontransaction record they offer, and the relative ease with which they can be tra
Euro 500 bank note may be discontinued soon
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
transaction record they offer, and the relative ease with which they can be transported and moved," according to a recent Harvard University study. Because of its size and portability, the 500-euro note has become so prized in underground finance... Read more
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examiner.com
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership PrizeColbert, The Daily Show, and The Tonight Show. She graduated magna cum laude fr
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership Prize
examiner.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Colbert, The Daily Show, and The Tonight Show. She graduated magna cum laude from Colby College and earned a doctorate at Harvard University. Mrs. Goodwin won the Charles Frankel Prize from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Sarah... Read more
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Business Standard India
ECB set to decide fate of 500-euro banknote todaytransaction record they offer, and the relative ease with which they can be tra
ECB set to decide fate of 500-euro banknote today
Business Standard India / Posted 18 hours ago
transaction record they offer, and the relative ease with which they can be transported and moved," according to a recent Harvard University study. Because of its size and portability, the 500-euro note has become so prized in underground finance... Read more
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The Financial Express
Edit: India has to give up myth that education is not a business or professiontiny compared to India’s needs—in any case, the fees at these colleges aren’t l
Edit: India has to give up myth that education is not a business or profession
The Financial Express / Posted 19 hours ago
tiny compared to India’s needs—in any case, the fees at these colleges aren’t low either. A good example to keep in mind is Harvard University and the University of Phoenix—one was established in 1636 and the other in 1976; one is not-for-profit,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings: No Indian institution among top 10091-100 band in 2011, the first year of the rankings compiled by the London-base
Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings: No Indian institution among top 100
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
91-100 band in 2011, the first year of the rankings compiled by the London-based Times Higher Education weekly magazine. Harvard University leads the rankings for the sixth year in a row and the United States continues to dominate the 2016... Read more
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Boston Globe
The week aheadin the US to explore the hopes and identities of Native women. Through May 28.
The week ahead
Boston Globe / Posted 20 hours ago
in the US to explore the hopes and identities of Native women. Through May 28. Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University, 8 Garden St., Cambridge. 617-496-1153, www.radcliffe.harvard.edu AMY ARCHAMBAULT:IMAGINATE Archambault... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara City College Finds Its Next PresidentUniversity of Oregon; and an Associate’s degree from Lane Community College, in
Santa Barbara City College Finds Its Next President
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 21 hours ago
University of Oregon; and an Associate’s degree from Lane Community College, in Eugene. In 2003, Dr. Beebe completed the Harvard University Graduate Institute for Higher Education Management Development Program. He is currently completing a Ph.D.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County school board honors Class of 2016 valedictoriansattend Wingate University and study political science and pre-law; ▪ Enloe Hig
Wake County school board honors Class of 2016 valedictorians
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
attend Wingate University and study political science and pre-law; ▪ Enloe High School’s William Song, who will attend Harvard University and study economics and sociology; ▪ Fuquay-Varina High School’s Anna Kristine Bennett, who will attend... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Pediatric researchers suggest potential dangers for children from cellphone exposure"They were very hyperactive. They were bouncing off the walls without a care in
Pediatric researchers suggest potential dangers for children from cellphone exposure
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 hours ago
"They were very hyperactive. They were bouncing off the walls without a care in the world." Dr. Martha Herbert, with Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital, looked at the biological factors that can go wrong in autism and found... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leading the Way Where World Press Freedom Day Beganattacks and a South African plot to poison Lister. Namibian Editor-In Chief Ta
Leading the Way Where World Press Freedom Day Began
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
attacks and a South African plot to poison Lister. Namibian Editor-In Chief Tangeni Amupadhi, a former Nieman Fellow at Harvard University, doesn’t have those worries. In fact, on Easter weekend he thanked both the government and the private... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
These 8 US colleges are more selective than some Ivy League schoolsBrown University — 9.01% 4. Princeton University — 6.46% 3. Yale University —
These 8 US colleges are more selective than some Ivy League schools
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
Brown University — 9.01% 4. Princeton University — 6.46% 3. Yale University — 6.27% 2. Columbia University — 6.04% 1. Harvard University — 5.2%College of the Ozarks — 13%College of the Ozarks Facebook This Christian college in Missouri has a... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Huppke: Malia's 'gap year' is part of Obama plotthat the so-called “daughter” of Emperor King Barack Hussein (Insert Malevolent
Huppke: Malia's 'gap year' is part of Obama plot
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
that the so-called “daughter” of Emperor King Barack Hussein (Insert Malevolent Dictator Name) Obama will be attending Harvard University. Or will she? Buried in the White House’s two-sentence statement is this gem that the administration... Read more
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Connecticut Post
These 8 US colleges are more selective than some Ivy League schoolsBrown University — 9.01% 4. Princeton University — 6.46% 3. Yale University —
These 8 US colleges are more selective than some Ivy League schools
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Brown University — 9.01% 4. Princeton University — 6.46% 3. Yale University — 6.27% 2. Columbia University — 6.04% 1. Harvard University — 5.2%College of the Ozarks — 13%College of the Ozarks Facebook This Christian college in Missouri has a... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Gap years a growing trend in U.S.The White House announced this week that Malia Obama will attend Harvard Univer
Gap years a growing trend in U.S.
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 23 hours ago
The White House announced this week that Malia Obama will attend Harvard University after taking a gap year. Taking a year off between high school and college is common in Europe and a growing trend in the U.S. At the University of Nebraska-Omaha,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
These 8 US colleges are more selective than some Ivy League schoolsBrown University — 9.01% 4. Princeton University — 6.46% 3. Yale University —
These 8 US colleges are more selective than some Ivy League schools
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
Brown University — 9.01% 4. Princeton University — 6.46% 3. Yale University — 6.27% 2. Columbia University — 6.04% 1. Harvard University — 5.2%College of the Ozarks — 13%College of the Ozarks Facebook This Christian college in Missouri has a... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Rep. Parker retires from Wash. legislatureand teaches at Whitworth and Gonzaga MBA programs. He attended Whitworth and Ge
Rep. Parker retires from Wash. legislature
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 23 hours ago
and teaches at Whitworth and Gonzaga MBA programs. He attended Whitworth and George Fox University. He studied leadership, served as Alumnus in Residence, and as a facilitator in the Executive Leadership Program at Harvard University. (© 2016... Read more
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Boston Globe
When robots become team playersof hand,” said Carl Vause, chief executive of Soft Robotics in Cambridge. His c
When robots become team players
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
of hand,” said Carl Vause, chief executive of Soft Robotics in Cambridge. His company, based on technology developed at Harvard University, uses soft, flexible plastic grippers that can wrap around objects from a cardboard box to a ripe tomato.... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Rex Huppke: Malia Obama’s suspicious gap yearthat the so-called “daughter” of Emperor King Barack Hussein (Insert Malevolent
Rex Huppke: Malia Obama’s suspicious gap year
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
that the so-called “daughter” of Emperor King Barack Hussein (Insert Malevolent Dictator Name) Obama will be attending Harvard University. Or will she? Buried in the White House’s two-sentence statement is this gem that the administration... Read more
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Business Insider
The student who worked among Columbia PhDs at just 16 and got into all 8 Ivies made her college decisionShe will be attending Harvard University next fall. In addition to all of the
The student who worked among Columbia PhDs at just 16 and got into all 8 Ivies made her college decision
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
She will be attending Harvard University next fall. In addition to all of the Ivies, she was accepted to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Johns Hopkins, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and New York University. Uwamanzu-Nna chose... Read more
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Business Standard India
No Indian university on Times' top 100 listThis year also Harvard University topped the Times Higher Education World Reput
No Indian university on Times' top 100 list
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
This year also Harvard University topped the Times Higher Education World Reputation RankingsThis year also Harvard University topped the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings Like previous years,... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Malia Obama’s Harvard Acceptance Has Racists Foaming At The Mouthbe following in the footsteps of her parents President Barack Obama and First L
Malia Obama’s Harvard Acceptance Has Racists Foaming At The Mouth
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted yesterday
be following in the footsteps of her parents President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama after she was accepted to Harvard University. When news of the eldest Obama daughter attending the hallowed institution went public, a barrage of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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Salon.com
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end,” Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end,” Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press
Daniel Aaron, groundbreaking scholar, dead at 103
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
active intellectually, right to the end," Paul Aaron told The Associated Press on Tuesday. He was a professor emeritus at Harvard University, where even at age 100 he worked daily in his office. But, unofficially, he was the foremost... Read more
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