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Oxford Mail
Five things you need to know in Oxfordshire todayodd spot of rain will be possible by the afternoon. Maximum temperature in Oxfo
Five things you need to know in Oxfordshire today
Oxford Mail / Posted 26 minutes ago
odd spot of rain will be possible by the afternoon. Maximum temperature in Oxford is 21 °C. 4. What's on: Health bosses at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will meet today to decide whether to suspend consultant-led maternity... Read more
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Marie Claire
Meet the stars supporting Marie Claire's #ShareTheLight campaignin their own education. Gemma Chan, actress Photographed at: Drama Centre Lond
Meet the stars supporting Marie Claire's #ShareTheLight campaign
Marie Claire / Posted 2 hours ago
in their own education. Gemma Chan, actress Photographed at: Drama Centre London, Central Saint Martins �I studied law at Oxford university before spending two years at Drama Centre London at Central Saint Martins. I�d heard it was the toughest,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Devotion to rearing chicks can come at a cost for migratory birdsto work harder during breeding season will feel the effects of their exertions
Devotion to rearing chicks can come at a cost for migratory birds
PhysOrg / Posted 8 hours ago
to work harder during breeding season will feel the effects of their exertions the following year, according to research by Oxford University scientists. A new study published in the Journal of Animal Ecology found that migratory seabirds suffered... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
The brain remembers missing hands and fingers even decades after amputation, study revealsOur brains have a detailed picture of our hands and fingers, and that persists
The brain remembers missing hands and fingers even decades after amputation, study reveals
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 hours ago
Our brains have a detailed picture of our hands and fingers, and that persists even decades after an amputation, Oxford University researchers have found. The finding could have implications for the control of next generation prosthetics. Team... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's foreign policy is too dangerous for IsraelJournal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, Israel Journal of Foreign Affa
Trump's foreign policy is too dangerous for Israel
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs, Brown Journal of World Affairs and by Oxford University Press. Beres's 12th book, "Surviving Amid Chaos: Israel's Nuclear Strategy," was published earlier this... Read more
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express
Breakthrough blood test could predict onset of Alzheimer’s diseasemild, and possibly innocent, memory impairment." The team, including scientist
Breakthrough blood test could predict onset of Alzheimer’s disease
express / Posted 17 hours ago
mild, and possibly innocent, memory impairment." The team, including scientists from Cardiff, King's College London, and Oxford University, studied blood from 292 people with early signs of memory loss but who did not meet the diagnostic criteria... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Blood test could predict Alzheimer's in people with mild memory problemsmild, and possibly innocent, memory impairment." The team, including scientist
Blood test could predict Alzheimer's in people with mild memory problems
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
mild, and possibly innocent, memory impairment." The team, including scientists from Cardiff, King's College London, and Oxford University, studied blood from 292 people with early signs of memory loss but who did not meet the diagnostic criteria... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Blood test could predict Alzheimer's in people with mild memory problemsmild, and possibly innocent, memory impairment." The team, including scientist
Blood test could predict Alzheimer's in people with mild memory problems
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
mild, and possibly innocent, memory impairment." The team, including scientists from Cardiff, King's College London, and Oxford University, studied blood from 292 people with early signs of memory loss but who did not meet the diagnostic criteria... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Labour activists campaign in Oxford to keep Momentum behind Jeremy Corbynsome MPs who disagree with Momentum fearing they will be targeted for deselecti
Labour activists campaign in Oxford to keep Momentum behind Jeremy Corbyn
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
some MPs who disagree with Momentum fearing they will be targeted for deselection. But Bridget Anderson, a professor at Oxford University, said accusations of "sinister" motives did not match up with what she had experienced. She also said the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Labour activists campaign in Oxford to keep Momentum behind Jeremy Corbynsome MPs who disagree with Momentum fearing they will be targeted for deselecti
Labour activists campaign in Oxford to keep Momentum behind Jeremy Corbyn
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
some MPs who disagree with Momentum fearing they will be targeted for deselection. But Bridget Anderson, a professor at Oxford University, said accusations of "sinister" motives did not match up with what she had experienced. She also said the... Read more
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Deseret News
John Hoffmire: The best of times and the worst of timesfor some but still a scary time for others. John Hoffmire is director of the I
John Hoffmire: The best of times and the worst of times
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
for some but still a scary time for others. John Hoffmire is director of the Impact Bond Fund at Saïd Business School at Oxford University and directs the Center on Business and Poverty at the Wisconsin School of Business at UW-Madison. He runs... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
East Palo Alto charter school wins county approvalDay Academy, which is now slated to open in August 2017, uses an instructional
East Palo Alto charter school wins county approval
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted yesterday
Day Academy, which is now slated to open in August 2017, uses an instructional approach based on that of the prestigious Oxford University in England (from where Dwinal graduated). The school uses a tutorial model that asks students to learn core... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Discovery of 47 teeth in Chinese cave changes picture of human migration out of Africapreviously gave them credit for. “It’s a game changer,” said Michael Petraglia
Discovery of 47 teeth in Chinese cave changes picture of human migration out of Africa
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
previously gave them credit for. “It’s a game changer,” said Michael Petraglia, a Paleolithic archaeologist at Oxford University who was not involved in the work. The new cache of teeth “completely revolutionizes what we know about ‘out... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Skin cancer campaign urges men in Oxfordshire to 'Cover up, Mate'as NHS England launched a campaign to encourage men to "Cover up, Mate" especia
Skin cancer campaign urges men in Oxfordshire to 'Cover up, Mate'
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
as NHS England launched a campaign to encourage men to "Cover up, Mate" especially after the recent spout of hot weather. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust dermatology consultant, Dr Richard Turner, said: "The push this summer has... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Skin cancer campaign urges men in Oxfordshire to 'Cover up, Mate'.as NHS England launched a campaign to encourage men to "Cover up, Mate" especia
Skin cancer campaign urges men in Oxfordshire to 'Cover up, Mate'.
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
as NHS England launched a campaign to encourage men to "Cover up, Mate" especially after the recent spout of hot weather. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust dermatology consultant, Dr Richard Turner, said: "The push this summer has... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Oil Booms Leave the Poor in the Darkin Economics, University of Oxford, and Samuel Wills, ESRC Future Research Lead
Oil Booms Leave the Poor in the Dark
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
in Economics, University of Oxford, and Samuel Wills, ESRC Future Research Leaders Fellow in the Department of Economics, Oxford University. Originally published at VoxEU. Measuring poverty is expensive. It involves running surveys in faraway... Read more
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Daily Mail
Couple who were victims of Italian quake found in each other's armsyears before, told of how he instantly picked up the phone to call Mr Henniker-
Couple who were victims of Italian quake found in each other's arms
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
years before, told of how he instantly picked up the phone to call Mr Henniker-Gotley – one of his closest friends from Oxford University – but received no reply. Writing in the Sunday Times, Mr Conradi, the newspaper's foreign editor,... Read more
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The Hindu
Girl power all the way at NLSIU convocationmost of my time at the law school studying,” she said. Gopika is now set to pur
Girl power all the way at NLSIU convocation
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
most of my time at the law school studying,” she said. Gopika is now set to pursue her Master’s in Commercial Law from Oxford University, for which she has got full funding. Shreya Prakash from Delhi, who clinched three gold medals and bagged... Read more
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The Hindu
Girls clinch 16 out of 22 medals at NLSIU convocationstudying that helped me clinch so many gold medals," she said. She is now set t
Girls clinch 16 out of 22 medals at NLSIU convocation
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
studying that helped me clinch so many gold medals," she said. She is now set to pursue her master's in commercial law from Oxford University and has bagged full funding for this. Later, she will join a London-based law firm where she hopes to put... Read more
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Rappler
[Two Pronged] Is my boyfriend a porn addict?column by couple Jeremy Baer and clinical psychologist Dr Margarita Holmes. Je
[Two Pronged] Is my boyfriend a porn addict?
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
column by couple Jeremy Baer and clinical psychologist Dr Margarita Holmes. Jeremy has a master's degree in law from Oxford University. A banker of 37 years who worked in 3 continents, he has been training with Dr Holmes for the last 10 years... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Captaining Border, drinking with Vivbatsman whose unmistakable stance, posterior sticking out at a jaunty angle, ca
Captaining Border, drinking with Viv
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 days ago
batsman whose unmistakable stance, posterior sticking out at a jaunty angle, can only be one person - Sir Vivian Richards. Oxford University v Glamorgan at The Parks. The faster I bowled, the further it went. The wicketkeeper even stood up to the... Read more
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The Hindu
Mini Krishnan on the lack of recognition for translated masterpiecesto its ethos, said, “It seems to me that I’ve always lived in a world according
Mini Krishnan on the lack of recognition for translated masterpieces
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
to its ethos, said, “It seems to me that I’ve always lived in a world according to elsewhere.” When can we hope to see a prize exclusively for translations from South Asia? Mini Krishnan is Consultant, Publishing, Oxford University Press,... Read more
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Daily Record
Ahh... the 8th grade trip; a Rockaway Valley grad remembersat La Guardia Community College. He is co-author of Folk City: New York and the
Ahh... the 8th grade trip; a Rockaway Valley grad remembers
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
at La Guardia Community College. He is co-author of Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival, published by Oxford University Press in 2015. Garage and Bake Sale To raise money for a trip to Washington, D.C., the Rockaway Valley... Read more
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Morningstar
Replaced by Robots: Imagining the Impact on Labor Markets and Society67(268), 591-624. Frey, C. and Osborne, M. 2013. "The Future of Employment: Ho
Replaced by Robots: Imagining the Impact on Labor Markets and Society
Morningstar / Posted 3 days ago
67(268), 591-624. Frey, C. and Osborne, M. 2013. "The Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are Jobs to Computerisation?" Oxford University (September). Karabarbounis, L. and Neiman, B. 2014. "The Global Decline of Labor Share.' The Quarterly... Read more
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express
Population boom for Large Blue butterfly 32 years after being 'brought back from the dead'hosts by eating their grubs for 10 months before pupating the following year an
Population boom for Large Blue butterfly 32 years after being 'brought back from the dead'
express / Posted 4 days ago
hosts by eating their grubs for 10 months before pupating the following year and crawling above ground as a butterfly. Oxford University Professor Jeremy Thomas - who pioneered the reintroduction, said: “The success of this project is testimony... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Banality of Evil and the Ivory-Tower Masterminds of the 1953 coup d'etat in Iranof ancient Sanskrit who from 1952 until his death in 1974 was the 'Spalding Pro
The Banality of Evil and the Ivory-Tower Masterminds of the 1953 coup d'etat in Iran
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
of ancient Sanskrit who from 1952 until his death in 1974 was the 'Spalding Professor of Eastern Religions and Ethics' at Oxford University [18]. His Mysticism, Sacred and Profane: An Inquiry into Some Varieties of Praeternatural Experience... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Banning tobacco product sales near schools could reduce disparities in tobacco retailer densitycommunities," said lead study author Dr. Kurt M. Ribisl, professor at the UNC G
Banning tobacco product sales near schools could reduce disparities in tobacco retailer density
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
communities," said lead study author Dr. Kurt M. Ribisl, professor at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health and leader of the Cancer Prevention and Control Program at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Oxford University Pres... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Publisher's quest to find worst word backfires as vulgar language forces it to shut down studylinguistic research. The preliminary front-runner was revealed to be cringewor
Publisher's quest to find worst word backfires as vulgar language forces it to shut down study
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
linguistic research. The preliminary front-runner was revealed to be cringeworthy Christmas dinner favourite 'moist'. But Oxford University Press, which runs the website, stripped the OneWordMap feature just hours after its launch on Thursday. A... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Publisher's quest to find worst word backfires as vulgar language forces it to shut down studylinguistic research. The preliminary front-runner was revealed to be cringewor
Publisher's quest to find worst word backfires as vulgar language forces it to shut down study
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
linguistic research. The preliminary front-runner was revealed to be cringeworthy Christmas dinner favourite 'moist'. But Oxford University Press, which runs the website, stripped the OneWordMap feature just hours after its launch on Thursday. A... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Publisher's quest to find worst word backfires as vulgar language forces it to shut down studylinguistic research. The preliminary front-runner was revealed to be cringewor
Publisher's quest to find worst word backfires as vulgar language forces it to shut down study
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
linguistic research. The preliminary front-runner was revealed to be cringeworthy Christmas dinner favourite 'moist'. But Oxford University Press, which runs the website, stripped the OneWordMap feature just hours after its launch on Thursday. A... Read more
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walesonline
Oxford University student returns home to Ferndale to shoot a filmAn Oxford University student from Ferndale plans to write and direct a film set
Oxford University student returns home to Ferndale to shoot a film
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
An Oxford University student from Ferndale plans to write and direct a film set in the community where she grew up. Shannon Britton says she's always dreamt of making a film that captures the character of the culture and humour of the South Wales... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Poll to find English language's most hated word closed after being hijackedin the Netherlands. Ahead of it with the Dutch voters was 'no', also selected
Poll to find English language's most hated word closed after being hijacked
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
in the Netherlands. Ahead of it with the Dutch voters was 'no', also selected by Germany. Read More Dan Braddock, from Oxford University Press told the BBC that the poll of public opinion was a new endeavour which they hoped would lead to more... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Horton midwives speak out for first time at packed Q&Aplea to preserve the maternity unit. Hundreds packed into St Mary's Church in
Horton midwives speak out for first time at packed Q&A
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
plea to preserve the maternity unit. Hundreds packed into St Mary's Church in Banbury at 7pm for a Q&A session with Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. After two hours of heated debate, midwife Kirsty Radcliffe took to the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study explores relationship between moderate-vigorous exercise and psychotic symptomskey barriers to physical activity. Understanding and overcoming these barriers
Study explores relationship between moderate-vigorous exercise and psychotic symptoms
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
key barriers to physical activity. Understanding and overcoming these barriers could be an important strategy to help people with psychosis be more active, and potentially to reduce their risk of cardiovascular disease." Oxford University Pres... Read more
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Boston Globe
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 deadthat a teacher, identified on social media as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
that a teacher, identified on social media as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. ‘‘Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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Calcutta News
Friends Who Lost Friends in Afghanistan?s American University Attack Share Heartbreak on Facebookof posts about his death on social media. As a Fulbrighter, a graduate of Stanf
Friends Who Lost Friends in Afghanistan?s American University Attack Share Heartbreak on Facebook
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
of posts about his death on social media. As a Fulbrighter, a graduate of Stanford law school, and a PhD candidate at Oxford University, Khpulwak's friends said he had offers to work and live abroad but he chose to stay in Afghanistan. "I am... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Banbury meeting leaves Oxford hospital bosses in no doubt - Hands Off the Hortonto Oxford in a ‘blue light’ ambulance. Horton supporters held up signs saying
Banbury meeting leaves Oxford hospital bosses in no doubt - Hands Off the Horton
Banbury Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
to Oxford in a ‘blue light’ ambulance. Horton supporters held up signs saying Dead - in an Ambulance whenever any of the Oxford University Hospitals Trust panel mentioned ‘patient safety’. Vicar of St Mary’s, Rev Philip Cochrane had got to grips... Read more
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Orange County Register
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead, dozens woundedteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead, dozens wounded
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. “Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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The Hindu
Beehives to save elephants and farmsimportant tree species from being damaged by elephants,” said Dr. King, who com
Beehives to save elephants and farms
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
important tree species from being damaged by elephants,” said Dr. King, who completed her D.Phil on the project from Oxford University. Inspired by Dr. King’s experiment, the STE website quoted WRCS officials as saying, “pre-recorded bee... Read more
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Deepika
World News Detailteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stanford law graduate killed during terror Kabul terror attackOld Dominion University in Virginia. Tragic: Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Stanford law graduate killed during terror Kabul terror attack
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Old Dominion University in Virginia. Tragic: Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed Travels: Naqib spend time in Yosemite during his many years studying in... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Former Stanford fellow killed in Afghanistanteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Former Stanford fellow killed in Afghanistan
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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Deseret News
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 deadteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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The Mercury News
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead, including Stanford law gradteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead, including Stanford law grad
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Attack on the American University of Afghanistan leaves 13 deadthat a teacher, identified on social media as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on the American University of Afghanistan leaves 13 dead
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
that a teacher, identified on social media as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Administrators EditionBenjamin Ginsberg, called The Fall of the Faculty: The Rise of the All-Administ
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Administrators Edition
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 days ago
Benjamin Ginsberg, called The Fall of the Faculty: The Rise of the All-Administrative University and Why It Matterss (Oxford University Press, 2011), which describes in detail the business style of massive administration and levels of... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 deadteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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CBC.ca
Attack on American University in Kabul kills 13teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University in Kabul kills 13
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Attack on American University of Afghanistan leaves 13 deadteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University of Afghanistan leaves 13 dead
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. Earlier in the day, 12 were reported killed. "Most of the dead were killed... Read more
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MLive.com
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 deadteacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Sta
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
teacher, identified on social media by the as Naqib Khpolwak, a graduate of Stanford Law School and a doctoral candidate at Oxford University, was also among those killed. "Most of the dead were killed by gunshots near the windows of their... Read more
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