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The Scranton Times-Tribune
U of S awards more than 600 advance degrees during Saturday ceremonyStudies; Michael O. Mensah, Ph.D., dean of the Kania School of Management; and
U of S awards more than 600 advance degrees during Saturday ceremony
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Studies; Michael O. Mensah, Ph.D., dean of the Kania School of Management; and Brian P. Conniff, Ph.D., dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Also speaking at the ceremony were Patricia Harrington, Ed.D., acting provost and senior... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Nashville couple supports MSU with communication scholarshipA Mississippi State graduate and her husband are establishing a scholarship to
Nashville couple supports MSU with communication scholarship
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
A Mississippi State graduate and her husband are establishing a scholarship to benefit future majors in one of the College of Arts and Sciences' largest departments. Anna Minor Grizzle is a 1994 communication department graduate. In endowing the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
NMSU researchers seek Aedes aegypti mosquito to map Zika virus transmissionMexico Department of Health, NMSU biology professor Kathryn Hanley and NMSU geo
NMSU researchers seek Aedes aegypti mosquito to map Zika virus transmission
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
Mexico Department of Health, NMSU biology professor Kathryn Hanley and NMSU geography professor Michaela Buenemann, both in the College of Arts and Sciences, and their graduate students will begin a project to trap mosquitos in different locations... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Reaction positive to UB’s new brand strategyon April 12, success was measured in pride. “We are who we choose to be,” said
Reaction positive to UB’s new brand strategy
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 3 days ago
on April 12, success was measured in pride. “We are who we choose to be,” said E. Bruce Pitman, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. “With our new branding, UB chooses to lead.” UB’s brand and identity strategy is... Read more
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The Express-Times
1st Pa. state school going to test-optional admissionsacademic ability." East Stroudsburg plans to give the pilot a try and then ass
1st Pa. state school going to test-optional admissions
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
academic ability." East Stroudsburg plans to give the pilot a try and then assess the results, said Peter Hawkes, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. As part of the pilot, the school plans to review the academic performance of students that... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
OSU will start required social justice training course next Fallactivists as nothing more than an attempt to polish the veneer of the instituti
OSU will start required social justice training course next Fall
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 4 days ago
activists as nothing more than an attempt to polish the veneer of the institution. In March, UM announced that students in the College of Arts and Sciences will be required to take three “diversity intensive” courses in order to graduate. The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Verona, Cedar Grove students receive academic newsShe is a member of the class of 2018 and is a chemistry and neuroscience major.
Verona, Cedar Grove students receive academic news
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
She is a member of the class of 2018 and is a chemistry and neuroscience major. Washington University in St. Louis - Madeline Pensiero, of Verona, was named to the dean's list in the College of Arts and Sciences for the fall... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
UO to build new building for career services and advisingto get students the highest support,” Aguilar said. The advising component of
UO to build new building for career services and advising
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 5 days ago
to get students the highest support,” Aguilar said. The advising component of Tykeson hall will be a place where those in the College of Arts and Sciences can receive help. The College of Arts and Sciences is the biggest division on campus and... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA President Touring Asia on International Tripin Charlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a U
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 days ago
in Charlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a UVA Club reception with Ian Baucom, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, and Carl Zeithaml, dean of the McIntire School of Commerce. Addressing alumni, students,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip on Behalf of Universityin Charlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a U
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip on Behalf of University
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 days ago
in Charlottesville, Sullivan kicked off her program Tuesday in Singapore at a UVA Club reception with Ian Baucom, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, and Carl Zeithaml, dean of the McIntire School of Commerce. Addressing alumni, students,... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
USM: Dean named, PRAM winners•Maureen Ryan has been appointed dean of the College of Arts and Letters. Ryan
USM: Dean named, PRAM winners
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
•Maureen Ryan has been appointed dean of the College of Arts and Letters. Ryan has served as interim dean since May 2015 and is a professor of English who teaches and writes about modern and contemporary American literature. Her publications include... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellorThe finalists are Jeff Elwell, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellor
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
The finalists are Jeff Elwell, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga; Matthew Liao-Troth, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Hawaii Pacific University; and Michael Tidwell, dean of the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Lego becoming 'significantly more violent'Human Interface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments
Lego becoming 'significantly more violent'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
Human Interface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments of English and the Digital Humanities in the College of Arts, and the department of Mathematics and Statistics. HIT Lab NZ is now looking to conduct further studies... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lego goes to the dark sideHuman Interface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments
Lego goes to the dark side
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Human Interface Technology Laboratory New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ), the departments of English and the Digital Humanities in the College of Arts, and the department of Mathematics and Statistics. HIT Lab NZ is now looking to conduct further studies... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Have LEGO toys become more violent?within the University of Canterbury (UC) between the HIT Lab NZ, the department
Have LEGO toys become more violent?
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
within the University of Canterbury (UC) between the HIT Lab NZ, the departments of English and the Digital Humanities in the College of Arts, and the department of Mathematics and Statistics. The paper’s authors are UC academics Christoph... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Southern Miss Names New Director for School of Musicexperience and broad musical accomplishment to our outstanding School of Music,
Southern Miss Names New Director for School of Music
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
experience and broad musical accomplishment to our outstanding School of Music,” said Dr. Maureen Ryan, dean of the College of Arts and Letters. For information about the Southern Miss School of Music, visit www.usm.edu/music Copyright... Read more
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NJ.com
Broadcast journalist to Rutgers-Newark grads: seek to serve otherswere here," he said. "It is more diverse, it is more creative, because of your
Broadcast journalist to Rutgers-Newark grads: seek to serve others
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
were here," he said. "It is more diverse, it is more creative, because of your presence." Madeleine Ramos, a graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences, delivered the student address. Rutgers-Newark awarded an honorary degree to Radhika... Read more
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Maneater
Board of Curators approves tuition hike for fall 2016On Wednesday, the Board of Curators unanimously approved a tuition hike for all
Board of Curators approves tuition hike for fall 2016
Maneater / Posted 12 days ago
On Wednesday, the Board of Curators unanimously approved a tuition hike for all students except Missouri resident undergraduates for the 2016–17 school year, differing from a previously announced decision to not increase tuition. Nonresident... Read more
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PhysOrg
Foreign language teachers facing a confidence conundrumon grammar, feeling the language bar was lower. Combined, the two scenarios le
Foreign language teachers facing a confidence conundrum
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
on grammar, feeling the language bar was lower. Combined, the two scenarios lead to feelings of inadequacy for teachers, the College of Arts and Letters researchers said. The solution? Professional development. But unfortunately, the demographic... Read more
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The Advocate
SUNO announces interim chancellorafter teaching at Dillard University and became a full professor in 2010. She h
SUNO announces interim chancellor
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
after teaching at Dillard University and became a full professor in 2010. She has served as associate dean and then dean of the College of Arts & Sciences. Mims-Devezin received a doctorate in science and math education and a master’s degree in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mims-Devezin appointed interim chancellor at SUNOvacated by Chancellor Victor Ukpolo (U-poh-loh), who is stepping down June 30.
Mims-Devezin appointed interim chancellor at SUNO
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
vacated by Chancellor Victor Ukpolo (U-poh-loh), who is stepping down June 30. Mims-Devezin currently serves as dean of the College of Arts & Sciences. Southern University System President-Chancellor Ray L. Belton appointed her to the post and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers believe sea level rise is a problem that can be solvedof global climate change. "If you think about it, we put ourselves in this mes
Researchers believe sea level rise is a problem that can be solved
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
of global climate change. "If you think about it, we put ourselves in this mess," said Troxler, an aquatic ecologist in the College of Arts, Sciences & Education and director of the center. "If we put ourselves in this, we can come up with a way... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
UT trustees’ committee recommends 3rd college mergerto earn a specific degree would take place at a program and department level, s
UT trustees’ committee recommends 3rd college merger
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
to earn a specific degree would take place at a program and department level, said senior vice provost Margaret Traband. The college of arts and letters will house numerous degrees including art history, theater, film, music, English, foreign... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Trump and Biden attend University of Pennsylvania commencementpeople talk. Both came to the University of Pennsylvania's Franklin Field, with
Trump and Biden attend University of Pennsylvania commencement
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
people talk. Both came to the University of Pennsylvania's Franklin Field, with heavy security but little fanfare, for the College of Arts & Science's commencement ceremony. For Trump, the ceremony was all about Tiffany Trump, his daughter... Read more
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Philly.com
Hayes: Sam Bradford's motivation is greed, not cowardicePublic Communications and eventually graduated with a degree in Magazine Writin
Hayes: Sam Bradford's motivation is greed, not cowardice
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
Public Communications and eventually graduated with a degree in Magazine Writing. He also earned a degree in English from the College of Arts and Sciences. To date he has written for no magazines. His English is spotty at best. Upon graduation in... Read more
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CBS News
Biden, Trump have one big thing in common2016, reports CBS Philly. Vice President Joe Biden and Republican presumptive
Biden, Trump have one big thing in common
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
2016, reports CBS Philly. Vice President Joe Biden and Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump attended the College of Arts and Sciences graduation ceremony at the University of Pennsylvania. It was a major security challenge,... Read more
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The Current
UMSL Celebrates Its 1,500 Plus Graduates of 2016The first ceremony took place at the Mark Twain Athletic & Fitness Center as gr
UMSL Celebrates Its 1,500 Plus Graduates of 2016
The Current / Posted 15 days ago
The first ceremony took place at the Mark Twain Athletic & Fitness Center as graduates from the sciences and humanities of the College of Arts and Sciences were honored. The following ceremony was the second part of Arts and Sciences at Mark Twain,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
ASU graduates 850 studentsEducation and Archer College of Health and Human Services walked the stage at a
ASU graduates 850 students
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 15 days ago
Education and Archer College of Health and Human Services walked the stage at a 10 a.m. ceremony, followed by graduates of the College of Arts and Sciences and College of Business in a 2 p.m. ceremony. Combined, graduates earned 23 doctoral... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Fairfield's Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementemeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor
Fairfield's Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 15 days ago
emeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementemeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 15 days ago
emeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementemeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 15 days ago
emeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementemeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 15 days ago
emeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencementemeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor
Sacred Heart University Celebrates Its 50th Commencement
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 15 days ago
emeritus of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Robin Cautin, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, awarded a posthumous diploma to former SHU student Jose Labrador. Paul Broadie, president... Read more
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Maneater
MU braces for 2,600 fewer students in the fall, $46 million budget shortfallsaid that the new numbers “confirmed” that the entering class would be smaller
MU braces for 2,600 fewer students in the fall, $46 million budget shortfall
Maneater / Posted 16 days ago
said that the new numbers “confirmed” that the entering class would be smaller than 5,000 students. MU’s largest school, the College of Arts and Science, received 1,038 fewer first-time college student applications and 520 fewer deposits,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
University of Oklahoma regents honor major donors, athletic teamsthrough their outstanding support of scholarships,” Boren said. The Proctors h
University of Oklahoma regents honor major donors, athletic teams
The Oklahoman / Posted 18 days ago
through their outstanding support of scholarships,” Boren said. The Proctors have established numerous scholarships in the College of Arts and Sciences, including one for math majors, one for arts and sciences students and one for visual art or... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF names new dean for College of Arts & HumanitiesJeffrey Moore, the UCF School of Performing Arts director, was hired as the nex
UCF names new dean for College of Arts & Humanities
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Jeffrey Moore, the UCF School of Performing Arts director, was hired as the next dean for the College of Arts and Humanities, school officials announced Wednesday. “From a pool of terrific candidates, Professor Moore stood out because of his strong... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study finds some birds process sound much as people do, suggesting stream segregation is not a uniquely human abilityout how animals parse auditory objects," says Micheal Dent, an associate profes
Study finds some birds process sound much as people do, suggesting stream segregation is not a uniquely human ability
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
out how animals parse auditory objects," says Micheal Dent, an associate professor in UB's Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences. "But animals can decipher the auditory world in a similar way as humans," she... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Annual writing conference coming in Julyedited a volume of essays on Robert Bly and a forthcoming�anthology of poems ab
Annual writing conference coming in July
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
edited a volume of essays on Robert Bly and a forthcoming�anthology of poems about psychoanalysis. She is associate dean of the College of Arts and�Science at Vanderbilt University. Harrison Scott Key, author of the memoir “The World's Largest... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
BGSU grads to ‘roll along’idea how silly that sounded,” he said during a commencement speech delivered Sa
BGSU grads to ‘roll along’
The Toledo Blade / Posted 23 days ago
idea how silly that sounded,” he said during a commencement speech delivered Saturday to BGSU’s spring 2016 graduates from the College of Arts and Sciences. Mr. Crawford, who graduated from the university in 1987, went on to become a co-host of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 eventsof government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 events
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
of government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates of the South Carolina Honors College and the College of Arts and Sciences. He'll receive an honorary degree of doctor of business administration. Fluor Corp.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 eventsof government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 events
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
of government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates of the South Carolina Honors College and the College of Arts and Sciences. He'll receive an honorary degree of doctor of business administration. Fluor Corp.... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 eventsof government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 events
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 23 days ago
of government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates of the South Carolina Honors College and the College of Arts and Sciences. He'll receive an honorary degree of doctor of business administration. Fluor Corp.... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 eventsof government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 events
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
of government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates of the South Carolina Honors College and the College of Arts and Sciences. He'll receive an honorary degree of doctor of business administration. Fluor Corp.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 eventsof government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates
Boeing, Fluor executives address U of SC grads at 2 events
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
of government operations for Boeing Co. He speaks Saturday morning to graduates of the South Carolina Honors College and the College of Arts and Sciences. He'll receive an honorary degree of doctor of business administration. Fluor Corp.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Commencements set at collegesToday, John E. Tucker Coliseum, 10 a.m. for the College of eTech and the Colleg
Commencements set at colleges
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Today, John E. Tucker Coliseum, 10 a.m. for the College of eTech and the College of Natural and Health Sciences; 2 p.m. for the College of Arts and Humanities and the College of Business; 6 p.m. ceremony will include graduates from the College of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Fairfield U creates schools within its College of Arts and Sciencesaccording to Lynn Banington, university provost and senior vice president of ac
Fairfield U creates schools within its College of Arts and Sciences
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 24 days ago
according to Lynn Banington, university provost and senior vice president of academic affairs. Yohuru Williams, Dean for the College of Arts and Sciences, said having schools that are distinct and still connected will help spotlight initiatives,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Fairfield U creates schools within its College of Arts and Sciencesaccording to Lynn Banington, university provost and senior vice president of ac
Fairfield U creates schools within its College of Arts and Sciences
Darien News-Review / Posted 24 days ago
according to Lynn Banington, university provost and senior vice president of academic affairs. Yohuru Williams, Dean for the College of Arts and Sciences, said having schools that are distinct and still connected will help spotlight initiatives,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Fairfield U creates schools within its College of Arts and Sciencesaccording to Lynn Banington, university provost and senior vice president of ac
Fairfield U creates schools within its College of Arts and Sciences
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
according to Lynn Banington, university provost and senior vice president of academic affairs. Yohuru Williams, Dean for the College of Arts and Sciences, said having schools that are distinct and still connected will help spotlight initiatives,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Embry-Riddle Designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Educationpractice involving other departments, including the Security Studies & Internat
Embry-Riddle Designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 24 days ago
practice involving other departments, including the Security Studies & International Affairs (SSIA) Department in the College of Arts and Sciences as well as our campus IT Department,” said Dr. Tim Wilson, chair of the Department of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee Hosts Annual Ollie J. Lee SymposiumLee joined the Lee faculty in 1967 and has served in numerous roles, including
Lee Hosts Annual Ollie J. Lee Symposium
The Chattanoogan / Posted 25 days ago
Lee joined the Lee faculty in 1967 and has served in numerous roles, including vice president of Academic Affairs, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and chair of the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences. According to Dr. Carolyn... Read more
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