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Slate
“1 in 5” Is Real: How Colleges Are Taking Action on Sexual AssaultNews and views from academia. Rethinking “1 in 5”Campus surveys support the of
“1 in 5” Is Real: How Colleges Are Taking Action on Sexual Assault
Slate / Posted 12 minutes ago
News and views from academia. Rethinking “1 in 5”Campus surveys support the oft-criticized sexual assault statistic. Now colleges are taking action. For years, advocates pressing colleges to do more to prevent campus sexual assault—including the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Several Rutgers football players arrestedSeveral members of the Rutgers University football team have been arrested in c
Several Rutgers football players arrested
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 54 minutes ago
Several members of the Rutgers University football team have been arrested in connection with an assault on a group of people, including one student whose jaw was broken. Several Rutgers students and two former students were charged today with in... Read more
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SportingNews
Five Rutgers players arrested, report saysAccording to the report, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Anthon
Five Rutgers players arrested, report says
SportingNews / Posted an hour ago
According to the report, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department, four Rutgers University students and two former students were charged Thursday with assaulting a group of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Chipotle to deliver to Ohio State campus in fall This fall, students on the Ohio State University campus will be able to get t
Chipotle to deliver to Ohio State campus in fall
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
This fall, students on the Ohio State University campus will be able to get their burrito fix without ever having to step foot in a restaurant. Chipotle Mexican Grill will be offering burritos and... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Womens Golf Hosts Nittany Lion Invitational This WeekendWomen’s Golf Hosts Nittany Lion Invitational This WeekendPenn State looks to op
Womens Golf Hosts Nittany Lion Invitational This Weekend
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Women’s Golf Hosts Nittany Lion Invitational This WeekendPenn State looks to open strong and win their 21st title in front of home crowd Sept. 3, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Penn State women’s golf team hosts the 39th annual Nittany Lion... Read more
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NJ Biz
See drones fly, learn more about them at NJTC conferenceNJ Tech Council announced that it is hosting the DroneBots Works Conference at
See drones fly, learn more about them at NJTC conference
NJ Biz / Posted 3 hours ago
NJ Tech Council announced that it is hosting the DroneBots Works Conference at the former Bell Labs facility in Holmdel on Thursday, Sept. 17. The drones and bots will be flying and roaming throughout the 1.6 million-square-foot space, which is... Read more
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PR.com
James Harper Jr. Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication Stafford, VA, September 03, 2015 --(PR.com)-- James Harper Jr. of Stafford, V
James Harper Jr. Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication
PR.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Stafford, VA, September 03, 2015 --(PR.com)-- James Harper Jr. of Stafford, Virginia has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2015... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Plan Your Free Online Education At Lifehacker U: September 2015 EditionYour education doesn’t have to stop once you leave school. We’ve put together a
Plan Your Free Online Education At Lifehacker U: September 2015 Edition
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 15 hours ago
Your education doesn’t have to stop once you leave school. We’ve put together a curriculum of some of the best free online classes available on the web for the latest term of Lifehacker U, our regularly updating guide to improving your life with... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Police, Ramapo College administrators meet with student leaders following reported sexual assaultA day after a sexual assault was reported in a Ramapo College dormitory, school
Police, Ramapo College administrators meet with student leaders following reported sexual assault
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 hours ago
A day after a sexual assault was reported in a Ramapo College dormitory, school administrators and police met with student leaders on Wednesday to discuss the issue of safety at the Mahwah school, which is still reeling from reports of a rape on... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Hot, dry weather depleting North Jersey drinking water supply [video]The string of sunny, dry days North Jersey enjoyed through July and August — pe
Hot, dry weather depleting North Jersey drinking water supply [video]
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
The string of sunny, dry days North Jersey enjoyed through July and August — perfect weather for vacationing or outdoor barbecues — has also been depleting North Jersey’s drinking water supply. With its three reservoirs along the Hackensack River... Read more
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Washington Post
Rutgers: 20 percent of undergraduate women had unwanted sexual contactIn this file photo from 2015, students stand near a statue of William of Orange
Rutgers: 20 percent of undergraduate women had unwanted sexual contact
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
In this file photo from 2015, students stand near a statue of William of Orange on the Rutgers University campus in New Brunswick, N.J. (MIKE DERER/Associated Press) Twenty percent of undergraduate women who answered a survey last fall at Rutgers... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Hot, dry weather depleting North Jersey drinking water supplyThe string of sunny, dry days North Jersey enjoyed through July and August — pe
Hot, dry weather depleting North Jersey drinking water supply
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
The string of sunny, dry days North Jersey enjoyed through July and August — perfect weather for vacationing or outdoor barbecues — has also been depleting North Jersey’s drinking water supply. With its three reservoirs along the Hackensack River... Read more
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Suburban
New officers join Old Bridge police forceThe Old Bridge Police Department welcomed four new officers during a swearing i
New officers join Old Bridge police force
Suburban / Posted yesterday
The Old Bridge Police Department welcomed four new officers during a swearing in cereony on Aug. 24. OLD BRIDGE — The Old Bridge Police Department has four new police officers, which brings the department’s complement to 90 police officers. Aaron... Read more
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Edison Metuchen Sentinel
Work on ‘Thomas A. Edison Papers’ to continue, thanks to grantEDISON — Grant funding will allow scholars at Rutgers University to continue th
Work on ‘Thomas A. Edison Papers’ to continue, thanks to grant
Edison Metuchen Sentinel / Posted yesterday
EDISON — Grant funding will allow scholars at Rutgers University to continue their work of documenting the life and work of the township’s namesake. Begun in 1978, “The Thomas A. Edison Papers” has had a team of researchers at the university culling... Read more
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Tri-Town News
Lavan thriving as starting goalkeeper at MonmouthSydney Lavan, left, the former Jackson Memorial High School standout, is a reas
Lavan thriving as starting goalkeeper at Monmouth
Tri-Town News / Posted yesterday
Sydney Lavan, left, the former Jackson Memorial High School standout, is a reason that Monmouth University’s women’s soccer team has started 2015 with a 4-1 record. The goalie has registered three shutouts in those five games. MONMOUTH UNIVERSITY... Read more
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Tri-Town News
Democracy requires actionFor months news anchors have been pushing presidential politics on their audien
Democracy requires action
Tri-Town News / Posted yesterday
For months news anchors have been pushing presidential politics on their audiences. I get it. Presidential politics is fun; it’s the big time and the stakes are always high. But the wall-to-wall coverage of the two-party heavyweights betrays the real... Read more
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News Transcript
Tolchin named library directorJudith Tolchin, the acting director of the Monmouth County Library System since
Tolchin named library director
News Transcript / Posted yesterday
Judith Tolchin, the acting director of the Monmouth County Library System since January 2014, has been appointed the new library director. She received the appointment at the most recent meeting of the Monmouth County Library Commission on Aug. 11... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Rutgers mulls over adaptive sports programWhen Eric Katz was looking to begin his career as a wheelchair athlete, his fir
Rutgers mulls over adaptive sports program
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
When Eric Katz was looking to begin his career as a wheelchair athlete, his first choice was at his home school of Rutgers University. However, Katz, now 32, was forced to enroll at the University of Arizona because Rutgers did not offer an adaptive... Read more
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FOX News
Bicycle-related injuries on the rise in USBetween 1998 and 2013, adult bicycling injuries rose sharply in the U.S., large
Bicycle-related injuries on the rise in US
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Between 1998 and 2013, adult bicycling injuries rose sharply in the U.S., largely among riders over age 45, a new study shows. "Once we looked at the demographics of who were admitted from the hospital we saw the trend in riders older than 45... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bicycle-related injuries on the rise in US(Reuters Health) - Between 1998 and 2013, adult bicycling injuries rose sharply
Bicycle-related injuries on the rise in US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Between 1998 and 2013, adult bicycling injuries rose sharply in the U.S., largely among riders over age 45, a new study shows. “Once we looked at the demographics of who were admitted from the hospital we saw the trend in riders... Read more
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Philly.com
What's new on Philly and N.J. college campuses in 2015Looking toward the coming school year, The Inquirer asked colleges and universi
What's new on Philly and N.J. college campuses in 2015
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Looking toward the coming school year, The Inquirer asked colleges and universities in the region a simple question: What’s new on campus? Schools are constantly changing, including adding new degrees and majors, constructing new dorms, dining halls,... Read more
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NJ Biz
Biopharma company names former Rutgers professor to its management teamBedminster-based biopharmaceutical company Matinas BioPharma Holdings Inc. has
Biopharma company names former Rutgers professor to its management team
NJ Biz / Posted 2 days ago
Bedminster-based biopharmaceutical company Matinas BioPharma Holdings Inc. has named a former Rutgers University professor as its new senior vice president and chief technology officer, it announced Tuesday. Raphael J. Mannino spent 25 years as a... Read more
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FOX News
Christie says he might 'go nuclear' at next debate in 'Tonight Show' interviewAug. 25, 2015: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie listens to applause after he call
Christie says he might 'go nuclear' at next debate in 'Tonight Show' interview
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Aug. 25, 2015: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie listens to applause after he called on Democratic Sen. Cory Booker and the state's congressional delegation to join Sen. Bob Menendez in opposing the Iran nuclear deal at Rutgers University in New... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Christie tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debategallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6477369|article-gallery-6477369|0 gall
Christie tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debate
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
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Houston Chronicle
Christie tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debategallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6477369|article-gallery-6477369|0 gall
Christie tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debate
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
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Stamford Advocate
Christie tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debategallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6477369|article-gallery-6477369|0 gall
Christie tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debate
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
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Washington Post
Here’s why you should worry about the polls for the 2016 U.S. elections — and beyond.In this Nov. 4, 1948 file photo, President Harry S. Truman holds up an election
Here’s why you should worry about the polls for the 2016 U.S. elections — and beyond.
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
In this Nov. 4, 1948 file photo, President Harry S. Truman holds up an election day edition of the Chicago Daily Tribune, which, based on early results, mistakenly announced “Dewey Defeats Truman.” (BYRON ROLLINS/AP) We rely on opinion polls, not... Read more
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Philly.com
Woman sexually assaulted near Rutgers campusNEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - Police say a woman was sexually assaulted near the R
Woman sexually assaulted near Rutgers campus
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - Police say a woman was sexually assaulted near the Rutgers University New Brunswick campus. The woman, who is affiliated with the school, told police she was approached by a man in the area of Richardson and Wyckoff... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
CONCORDE Grant to Study Sub-surface Oil Exposure PathwaysThe following is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi Af
CONCORDE Grant to Study Sub-surface Oil Exposure Pathways
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
The following is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi After the Deepwater Horizon incident, the coastline oiling that occurred raised questions about oil movement and impact. For example, before a surface slick reached land,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
CONCORDE Grant to Study Sub-surface Oil Exposure PathwaysThe following is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi Af
CONCORDE Grant to Study Sub-surface Oil Exposure Pathways
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
The following is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi After the Deepwater Horizon incident, the coastline oiling that occurred raised questions about oil movement and impact. For example, before a surface slick reached land,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Woman sexually assaulted near Rutgers New Brunswick campusNEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a woman was sexually assaulted near the R
Woman sexually assaulted near Rutgers New Brunswick campus
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a woman was sexually assaulted near the Rutgers University New Brunswick campus. The woman, who is affiliated with the school, told police she was approached by a man in the area of Richardson and Wyckoff... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Wrong-way driver stopped on Interstate 78Alpha Natural Resources executive resigns amid restructuringAlpha Natural Resou
Wrong-way driver stopped on Interstate 78
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Alpha Natural Resources executive resigns amid restructuringAlpha Natural Resources executive resigns amid restructuring An Alpha Natural Resources executive has left the coal producer amid a financial restructuring. An Alpha Natural Resources... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Woman sexually assaulted near Rutgers campusAlpha Natural Resources executive resigns amid restructuringAlpha Natural Resou
Woman sexually assaulted near Rutgers campus
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Alpha Natural Resources executive resigns amid restructuringAlpha Natural Resources executive resigns amid restructuring An Alpha Natural Resources executive has left the coal producer amid a financial restructuring. An Alpha Natural Resources... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Rutgers Student Sexually Assaulted Off CampusA Rutgers University student was sexually assaulted early Sunday morning in the
Rutgers Student Sexually Assaulted Off Campus
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
A Rutgers University student was sexually assaulted early Sunday morning in the backyard of a residence off campus, police and a university spokesman said. The attack comes as the fall semester is set to begin on Tuesday. The victim was walking at... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Social media office creates campus communitySometimes it just takes a hashtag to catch the eye of GW’s top administrators.
Social media office creates campus community
The GW Hatchet / Posted 3 days ago
Sometimes it just takes a hashtag to catch the eye of GW’s top administrators. As officials lean on social media to interact with students and court potential applicants, experts say GW’s online presence mirrors a trend across higher education as... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Plucky hawk makes a comeback to Garret MountainUntil last week. The regal bird she thought could be too battered to survive on
Plucky hawk makes a comeback to Garret Mountain
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
Until last week. The regal bird she thought could be too battered to survive on its own was healed and had found its way home. Jeri Kratina of Garfield, on her daily morning hike in Garret Mountain Reservation on Aug. 5, stopped to throw out feed... Read more
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NBC New York
Woman Sexually Assaulted Near RutgersA woman affiliated with Rutgers University was sexually assaulted early Sunday
Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Rutgers
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
A woman affiliated with Rutgers University was sexually assaulted early Sunday morning in the backyard of a residence off campus, police said. The victm was walking at about 2:45 a.m. in the vicinity of Richardson and Wyckoff streets in New Brunswck... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chris Christie wants to track immigrants like FedEx packagesNew Jersey Governor and Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie speaks a
Chris Christie wants to track immigrants like FedEx packages
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
New Jersey Governor and Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie speaks at Chabad House at Rutgers University to express his opposition to President Obama's Iran deal on August 25, 2015 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. (Photo by Andrew... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Seafood under guard: Group raises oysters on naval baseLEONARDO, N.J. (AP) - Past the gates and security checkpoints, down the miles o
Seafood under guard: Group raises oysters on naval base
New Jersey Herald / Posted 4 days ago
LEONARDO, N.J. (AP) - Past the gates and security checkpoints, down the miles of reinforced pier where train cars load ordnance aboard warships, beneath the waves and the watchful eye of the United States Navy, sit the world's most heavily-guarded... Read more
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The Morning Call
Few units left in newly opened Strata Flats in downtown AllentownIn 2006, New York-based Metropolitan Management rehabbed a downtown Allentown s
Few units left in newly opened Strata Flats in downtown Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
In 2006, New York-based Metropolitan Management rehabbed a downtown Allentown shoe store, creating a buzz when it opened the Farr Lofts, 20 high-end apartments in a sea of mostly low-income homes at Eighth and Hamilton streets. City officials hoped... Read more
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Business Insider
Here's the real reason so many diets don't workIt's a familiar trend: You start a diet, you shed a few pounds, then you fall o
Here's the real reason so many diets don't work
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
It's a familiar trend: You start a diet, you shed a few pounds, then you fall off the wagon and gain it all back again, and then some. So what if you want to break the trend, lose weight, and keep it off? Charlotte Markey, a psychology professor at... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Group hopes Francis takes abolition of nuclear weapons to CongressIra Helfand hopes Pope Francis will call for the abolition of all nuclear weapo
Group hopes Francis takes abolition of nuclear weapons to Congress
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Ira Helfand hopes Pope Francis will call for the abolition of all nuclear weapons when he addresses Congress in September and Helfand has reason for cautious optimism. The Springfield, Mass., physician is co-president of International Physicians for... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Group hopes Francis will take issue of eliminating nuclear weapons to CongressIra Helfand hopes Pope Francis will call for the abolition of all nuclear weapo
Group hopes Francis will take issue of eliminating nuclear weapons to Congress
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Ira Helfand hopes Pope Francis will call for the abolition of all nuclear weapons when he addresses Congress in September and Helfand has reason for cautious optimism. The Springfield, Mass., physician is co-president of International Physicians for... Read more
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International Business Times
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indi
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indian prime minister in 47 years – over 100 academics at US universities have shot off a letter warning tech giants of the risks of doing business with a government that has... Read more
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FOX News
Placenta 'switch' that kickstarts labor may solve long-standing mysteryAs any 40-weeks'-pregnant woman can attest, predicting when labor might start i
Placenta 'switch' that kickstarts labor may solve long-standing mystery
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
As any 40-weeks'-pregnant woman can attest, predicting when labor might start is a dark art — which is to say, basically impossible. Now, a new study suggests that a genetic "switch" in the placenta might kick off the production of the hormones that... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Here's why drugmakers are held in low esteemAre you befuddled by the cost of prescription drugs? There may be a legitimate
Here's why drugmakers are held in low esteem
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
Are you befuddled by the cost of prescription drugs? There may be a legitimate reason. "It's certainly not an efficient market," Jason Doctor, an associate professor of pharmaceutical and health economics at USC, said about prescription drug prices.... Read more
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DCMilitary.com
The Technology of Management - Dr. Rodney Carlisle to Discuss His Take on NSF Indian Head HistoryIn his book “Powder and Propellants-Energetic Material at Indian Head, Maryland
The Technology of Management - Dr. Rodney Carlisle to Discuss His Take on NSF Indian Head History
DCMilitary.com / Posted 6 days ago
In his book “Powder and Propellants-Energetic Material at Indian Head, Maryland, 1890-2001,” Dr. Rodney Carlisle discusses the evolution of the technical aspects of energetics at NSF Indian Head, but throughout his research for the book, Carlisle... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
DHS funds research into secure mobile techSeven universities and companies will develop secure mobile technology for fede
DHS funds research into secure mobile tech
Federal Computer Week / Posted 6 days ago
Seven universities and companies will develop secure mobile technology for federal agencies under agreements with the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate. The agreements are worth a total of $8.9 million and are part... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Rutgers University Warns Students - "There Is No Such Thing As Free Speech"Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Ironically, U.S. colleg
Rutgers University Warns Students - "There Is No Such Thing As Free Speech"
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Ironically, U.S. college campuses are rapidly becoming the least free, most censored places in the country. Many people have commented on this, including high profile, enormously talented... Read more
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Bluffton Today
S.C. Senate may gain a second womanCOLUMBIA — When women run for the Senate in South Carolina, they usually have d
S.C. Senate may gain a second woman
Bluffton Today / Posted 7 days ago
COLUMBIA — When women run for the Senate in South Carolina, they usually have difficulty raising enough cash to campaign across an area that can span several counties. Not this woman. Margie Bright Matthews has raised $80,000. That’s more than her... Read more
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