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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
PixStori app merges oral history with Instagram-like photosA ship’s foghorn across the water. A loved one reciting a favorite poem. These
PixStori app merges oral history with Instagram-like photos
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 7 hours ago
A ship’s foghorn across the water. A loved one reciting a favorite poem. These sounds add an element of immediacy that photos, even those with written descriptions, lack. Capturing that extra layer of composition is the promise behind PixStori, a... Read more
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Faster Louder
8 important things we learned at Sydney's 2016 Laneway festivalNICK HALLWORTH reports back on all the action from another huge sold-out Lanewa
8 important things we learned at Sydney's 2016 Laneway festival
Faster Louder / Posted 14 hours ago
NICK HALLWORTH reports back on all the action from another huge sold-out Laneway festival show in Sydney. 1. It’s hard to imagine a better site for Laneway than Callan Park This was the sixth Laneway at Sydney College Arts Callan Park campus, and... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Campus NotesA total of 972 students have been named to the Carthage College dean’s list for
Campus Notes
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
A total of 972 students have been named to the Carthage College dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester. Dean’s list honors are accorded to Carthage students who achieve a 3.5 GPA while carrying at least 14 credit hours during a semester. The... Read more
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The Lumberjack
The Lumberjack Talks to the New ProvostAlexander Enyedi currently holds the Provost position at Humboldt State. | Aren
The Lumberjack Talks to the New Provost
The Lumberjack / Posted 4 days ago
Alexander Enyedi currently holds the Provost position at Humboldt State. | Aren Fikes Alex Enyedi is Humboldt State’s new provost. How he describes himself: He is a person both interested in educating students and ensuring higher education meets... Read more
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Science Daily
Researchers try to determine the cause of female red flour beetle promiscuityA doctoral candidate in biology at the College of Arts and Sciences, Droge-Youn
Researchers try to determine the cause of female red flour beetle promiscuity
Science Daily / Posted 4 days ago
A doctoral candidate in biology at the College of Arts and Sciences, Droge-Young believes she has found some answers, and her findings have been published online by Behavioral Ecology, the official journal of the International Society for Behavioral... Read more
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PhysOrg
Journal publishes doctoral candidate's findings on beetle promiscuityElizabeth Droge-Young, a doctoral candidate in biology at the College of Arts a
Journal publishes doctoral candidate's findings on beetle promiscuity
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
Elizabeth Droge-Young, a doctoral candidate in biology at the College of Arts and Sciences, recently had her findings on the mating practices of the red flour beetle published online by Behavioral Ecology. Elizabeth Droge-Young has long been... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Bauchard to lead Arts Management Program, Technē InstituteThe College of Arts and Sciences has named Franck Bauchard as director of its A
Bauchard to lead Arts Management Program, Technē Institute
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 5 days ago
The College of Arts and Sciences has named Franck Bauchard as director of its Arts Management Program and the university’s Technē Institute. Bauchard arrives at UB from Montpellier, France, where he was founder and executive director of La Panacée,... Read more
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Boston Globe
BU creates task force to address faculty diversityAs a minority faculty member at Boston University, Gene Jarrett feels his colle
BU creates task force to address faculty diversity
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
As a minority faculty member at Boston University, Gene Jarrett feels his colleagues have been very supportive as he has ascended from associate professor of English to associate dean for the humanities in the College of Arts & Sciences. But Jarrett... Read more
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Newswise
Indiana University Experts Comment on Risk Posed by Zika Virus Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- The W
Indiana University Experts Comment on Risk Posed by Zika Virus
Newswise / Posted 6 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- The World Health Organization this week designated the Zika virus a public health emergency of international... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
8x more classes in Arts and Letters sector than Living World this semesterThis semester, the College of Arts and Sciences offered only five courses that
8x more classes in Arts and Letters sector than Living World this semester
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 6 days ago
This semester, the College of Arts and Sciences offered only five courses that fulfilled the Living World sector, four of which were closed a week before the add deadline. 26 courses can fulfill the Society sector, 35 can fulfill the History and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Misericordia University will presentresearch from summer programDALLAS — Limiting the spread of disease in hospitals, the biodiversity of local
Misericordia University will presentresearch from summer program
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS — Limiting the spread of disease in hospitals, the biodiversity of local stream ecosystems and the chemical impact of nicotine on the human body were among the topics of study as eight Misericordia University students and six faculty members... Read more
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Newswise
Political Duels at Work? Baylor Expert Gives 9 Tips to Keep the Peace Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — Sparring over immigration
Political Duels at Work? Baylor Expert Gives 9 Tips to Keep the Peace
Newswise / Posted 7 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — Sparring over immigration reform, ISIS and whether Trump should be in the White House can go quickly from casual to spirited to... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Dey accident victim's family receives support from community Acy Jackson | Published 14 minutes ago Annabel Chynces and her sisters painte
Dey accident victim's family receives support from community
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 7 days ago
Acy Jackson | Published 14 minutes ago Annabel Chynces and her sisters painted their toenails Tar Heel blue to show how much they appreciate the support shown for their father. “We’re... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Business PeopleNational Fuel Gas Co. named John R. Pustulka chief operating officer of Nationa
Business People
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
National Fuel Gas Co. named John R. Pustulka chief operating officer of National Fuel Gas Company and David P. Bauer president of National Fuel Gas Supply Corp. Pustulka joined the company in 1974. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University at... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
UW-Eau Claire releases dean’s listAt the end of each semester, each of UW-Eau Claire's four colleges recognizes e
UW-Eau Claire releases dean’s list
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
At the end of each semester, each of UW-Eau Claire's four colleges recognizes excellence in scholastic achievement by publishing the Dean's List. To be eligible, a student must be in good academic standing; have a minimum semester GPA of 3.70 in the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
New IU pilot project to address dual-credit teachingBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Indiana University is starting a pilot program that co
New IU pilot project to address dual-credit teaching
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Indiana University is starting a pilot program that could make it easier for high schools to offer dual credit courses when a new state requirement starts next year. The (Bloomington) Herald-Times reports... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
New IU pilot project to address dual-credit teachingBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Indiana University is starting a pilot program that co
New IU pilot project to address dual-credit teaching
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 10 days ago
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Indiana University is starting a pilot program that could make it easier for high schools to offer dual credit courses when a new state requirement starts next year. The (Bloomington) Herald-Times reports... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Listening sessions set in CAS dean searchThe committee leading the search for a new dean for the College of Arts and Sci
Listening sessions set in CAS dean search
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 10 days ago
The committee leading the search for a new dean for the College of Arts and Sciences is holding listening sessions to discuss campus interests and priorities for the search. A session for College of Arts and Sciences’ faculty only will take place... Read more
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Irish Examiner
UCC and Irish Examiner collaboration sees launch of theirishrevolution.ie | Irish Examiner Thursday, January 28, 2016 A new collaborative digital pr
UCC and Irish Examiner collaboration sees launch of theirishrevolution.ie
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, January 28, 2016 A new collaborative digital project between University... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muslim Council Denounces Deputy Imam's Terror ActivitiesThe Rwanda Muslim Council (RMC) has distanced itself from the alleged terrorist
Muslim Council Denounces Deputy Imam's Terror Activities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Rwanda Muslim Council (RMC) has distanced itself from the alleged terrorist activities carried out by Muhammad Mugemangango was carrying out. Mugemangango, the deputy imam of Kimironko mosque, was shot dead on Sunday evening as he tried to flee... Read more
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Daily Mail
Professor charged after 'siccing' muscle on reporters is suspendedMedia professor charged over 'siccing' muscle on student journalist during Mizz
Professor charged after 'siccing' muscle on reporters is suspended
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Media professor charged over 'siccing' muscle on student journalist during Mizzou protests now gets suspended from University of Missouri Melissa Click called for 'muscle' to remove two reporters from the campus Covering protests over how the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer'sBarbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer's
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 11 days ago
Barbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one of the country’s first high-profile black models to become a cookbook author, restaurateur and lifestyle maven. Her diagnosis with Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 has not... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer'sBarbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer's
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
Barbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one of the country’s first high-profile black models to become a cookbook author, restaurateur and lifestyle maven. Her diagnosis with Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 has not... Read more
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First Coast News
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer'sBarbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer's
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
Barbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one of the country’s first high-profile black models to become a cookbook author, restaurateur and lifestyle maven. Her diagnosis with Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 has not... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer'sBarbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer's
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 days ago
Barbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one of the country’s first high-profile black models to become a cookbook author, restaurateur and lifestyle maven. Her diagnosis with Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 has not... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer'sBarbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one
B. Smith shares a life story and a call to action on Alzheimer's
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
Barbara “B.” Smith has always sought the limelight — leveraging her fame as one of the country’s first high-profile black models to become a cookbook author, restaurateur and lifestyle maven. Her diagnosis with Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 has not... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Academically isolatedDeaf College senior Sophia Hu is also an active member of the Penn Rugby team (
Academically isolated
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 11 days ago
Deaf College senior Sophia Hu is also an active member of the Penn Rugby team (Video Producer Susanna Jaramillo) As her teammates lowered their hands to signal the rugby play, College senior Sophia Hu moved towards the ball. An American Sign... Read more
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Maneater
MU researchers issued patent for cancer treatmentA team of MU professors received a U.S. patent Oct. 8, 2015, for a nuclear comp
MU researchers issued patent for cancer treatment
Maneater / Posted 11 days ago
A team of MU professors received a U.S. patent Oct. 8, 2015, for a nuclear complex delivery method designed to actively seek out and treat cancer cells. The delivery method, titled “Radioisotope Trithiol Complexes” could help battle prostate,... Read more
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Maneater
Project: Show Me TalentThis week, for the first time ever, undergraduate artists and designers at MU a
Project: Show Me Talent
Maneater / Posted 11 days ago
This week, for the first time ever, undergraduate artists and designers at MU are competing in the Undergraduate Visual Art & Design Showcase for thousands of dollars in prize money to help fund their careers. The event will be open until Friday in... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Southern President Announces Plan To Resign In JulyNEW HAVEN -- After four years as president of Southern Connecticut State Univer
Southern President Announces Plan To Resign In July
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
NEW HAVEN -- After four years as president of Southern Connecticut State University, Mary Papazian is resigning to become president of San Jose State University. Papazian's resignation will take effect July 1. Although she has only been in office... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
MU Professors Receive U.S. Patent for Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Tools Nuclear Medicine Tools Could be Beneficial in the Fight Against Several Human
MU Professors Receive U.S. Patent for Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Tools
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 13 days ago
Nuclear Medicine Tools Could be Beneficial in the Fight Against Several Human Cancers Columbia, MO - infoZine - In the fight against cancer, nuclear medicine may be one of... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Graduate students on minimum stipends aren't earning Orange County's living wage Wei Zhou | Published 58 minutes ago Some graduate students at UNC are receivi
Graduate students on minimum stipends aren't earning Orange County's living wage
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 13 days ago
Wei Zhou | Published 58 minutes ago Some graduate students at UNC are receiving stipends as low as $15,700, well below the living wage in Orange County, and they say... Read more
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Maneater
Foley speaks on Click's tenure statusAssistant professor Melissa Click’s job is currently safe, interim Chancellor H
Foley speaks on Click's tenure status
Maneater / Posted 13 days ago
Assistant professor Melissa Click’s job is currently safe, interim Chancellor Hank Foley said at a press conference Monday, which was held in light of the third-degree assault charge on Click. Her potential to receive tenure at MU is less... Read more
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Daily Mail
Professor who 'sicced' muscle on journalists is charged with assaultMedia professor who 'sicced' muscle on student journalists during Mizzou protes
Professor who 'sicced' muscle on journalists is charged with assault
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Media professor who 'sicced' muscle on student journalists during Mizzou protests faces up to 15 days in jail after being charged with assault Melissa Click faces up to 15 days in jail if convicted of third-degree assault The 45-year-old was... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Miriam Santiago tops UP Manila mock pollSenator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Senator Miriam Defensor
Miriam Santiago tops UP Manila mock poll
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago continues to enjoy the support of university students after she emerged as the most preferred presidential aspirant in a mock poll in UP Manila. In the poll... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
OCR a strategy for students of all academic backgroundsFor students in the College of Arts and Sciences, it can be tempting to dismiss
OCR a strategy for students of all academic backgrounds
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 14 days ago
For students in the College of Arts and Sciences, it can be tempting to dismiss on-campus recruiting as another Wharton concentration. But OCR for summer internships — a period during the spring semester in which technology, finance, consulting and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rare 17th-century book with 36 of Shakespeare’s plays to be on display in South DakotaRare 17th-century book with 36 of Shakespeare's plays to be on display in South
Rare 17th-century book with 36 of Shakespeare’s plays to be on display in South Dakota
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
Rare 17th-century book with 36 of Shakespeare's plays to be on display in South Dakota Neighborhoods Rare 17th-century book with 36 of Shakespeare's plays to be on display in South Dakota SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — One of the world's most valuable books... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
USF working to solve gender gapTAMPA — They’ve brought up graduation rates among minorities, enrolled and grad
USF working to solve gender gap
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
TAMPA — They’ve brought up graduation rates among minorities, enrolled and graduated more low-income students, and improved the academic profile of students across the board. Yet there’s one puzzle University of South Florida leaders still are... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
More private universities are unionizing. Will Loyola?A vote count scheduled for Wednesday will reveal whether 326 adjunct and full-t
More private universities are unionizing. Will Loyola?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
A vote count scheduled for Wednesday will reveal whether 326 adjunct and full-time nontenured Loyola instructors will unionize, following a successful union drive at the University of Chicago last month and at a growing slate of private universities... Read more
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The Columbian
Climate-change talk scheduled at WSUVVancouver — The community is invited to a discussion, “Climate Change: The Clas
Climate-change talk scheduled at WSUV
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
Vancouver — The community is invited to a discussion, “Climate Change: The Clash of Science and Politics,” from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 27 at Washington State University Vancouver in the Dengerink Administration Building, Room 110, 14204 N.E. Salmon... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Millions paid to find university talentMiami University paid a search firm more than $130,000 to conduct a nationwide
Millions paid to find university talent
Dayton Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Miami University paid a search firm more than $130,000 to conduct a nationwide search for a new provost, the second-highest-ranking position on campus. But about six months after the search began, Miami introduced Phyllis Callahan as its new provost... Read more
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Maneater
Faculty Council proposes examining MU and UM System’s relationshipFaculty Council focused on a proposed resolution to examine the relationship be
Faculty Council proposes examining MU and UM System’s relationship
Maneater / Posted 17 days ago
Faculty Council focused on a proposed resolution to examine the relationship between MU and the UM system during its first meeting of the year Thursday. Proposed Resolution “In the 53-year history in the University of Missouri System, this is the... Read more
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FiberOpticsOnline
Newly Developed Liquid Crystal Elastomer Material Could Enable Advanced Sensors Kent State Researchers SayLiquid crystal elastomers (LCEs), essentially rubbers with liquid crystal prope
Newly Developed Liquid Crystal Elastomer Material Could Enable Advanced Sensors Kent State Researchers Say
FiberOpticsOnline / Posted 18 days ago
Liquid crystal elastomers (LCEs), essentially rubbers with liquid crystal properties, can do a number of fascinating things, especially in the fields of optics, photonics, telecommunications and medicine. They can curl up, bend, twist, wrinkle and... Read more
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Rappler
Why did Binay, Poe, Roxas, Santiago snub #TheLeaderIWant forum? – votersTOUGH TALK. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and Senator Alan Peter Cayetano di
Why did Binay, Poe, Roxas, Santiago snub #TheLeaderIWant forum? – voters
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
TOUGH TALK. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and Senator Alan Peter Cayetano discuss their peace and order agenda at Rappler's #TheLeaderIWant Forum in De La Salle University on January 20, 2016. QUEZON, Philippines – They are all from Manila but... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Program on mental health setThe book is written by Jessie Close, who struggled as a young adult with sympto
Program on mental health set
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 days ago
The book is written by Jessie Close, who struggled as a young adult with symptoms that would transform into severe bipolar disorder, with running commentary and an epilogue written by her sister, actress Glenn Close. Up to 240 free copies of the... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Are Teens Ruining Language? Video If you're too "basic" to "YOLO" or think that slang is never "on fleek," fear
Are Teens Ruining Language? Video
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 20 days ago
If you're too "basic" to "YOLO" or think that slang is never "on fleek," fear not: How teenagers speak IRL is not ruining the English language, according to Kansas State University linguistics research. Manhattan,... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Book award makes STEM textbooks more affordable Olivia Browning | Published 26 minutes ago Eight first generation college stu
Book award makes STEM textbooks more affordable
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 20 days ago
Olivia Browning | Published 26 minutes ago Eight first generation college students received textbooks on Friday, thanks to the Hogan Book Award. Created just last year, the award provides first... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Martin Luther King Jr. Day a hard-fought victoryTo a generation of Americans, the third Monday in January has been a holiday fo
Martin Luther King Jr. Day a hard-fought victory
Greenwich Time / Posted 21 days ago
To a generation of Americans, the third Monday in January has been a holiday for as long as they have been alive. The holiday was observed for the first time on Jan. 20, 1986, and it was the culmination of a 15-year effort. John Conyers, Democrat... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Millions paid to find university talentMiami University paid a search firm more than $130,000 to conduct a nationwide
Millions paid to find university talent
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 22 days ago
Miami University paid a search firm more than $130,000 to conduct a nationwide search for a new provost, the second-highest-ranking position on campus. But about six months after the search began, Miami introduced Phyllis Callahan as its new provost... Read more
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Pilipino Star
UP Diliman mobilizes security units for missing freshmanMANILA, Philippines — The University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman deployed i
UP Diliman mobilizes security units for missing freshman
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman deployed its security units to help find leads to the missing freshman student. After confirming that engineering student Ian Jasper Calalang has been missing since January 12 when... Read more
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