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Boston Globe
Navy taps WPI team to help develop a firefighting robotA team at Worcester Polytechnic Institute will help program a U.S. Navy robot d
Navy taps WPI team to help develop a firefighting robot
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
A team at Worcester Polytechnic Institute will help program a U.S. Navy robot designed to fight fires. Dmitry Berenson, assistant professor of computer science and robotics engineering at WPI, is working with undergraduate Will Pryor, graduate... Read more
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Denver Post
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systemsDENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have show
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. Two compounds once used in nonstick... Read more
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The Record-Journal
COLLEGE BEAT: Meriden’s Niemiec leads Bentley at Northeast-10 ChampionshipsWALTHAM, Mass. — Emily Niemiec is golden again. The Meriden resident and Bentl
COLLEGE BEAT: Meriden’s Niemiec leads Bentley at Northeast-10 Championships
The Record-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
WALTHAM, Mass. — Emily Niemiec is golden again. The Meriden resident and Bentley sophomore defended her 200-yard breaststroke crown and also nabbed second-place finishes and school records in the 200 IM and the 400 IM in a impressive four-day... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Jim Sutton: Francis Field: A double-decker dandy ideaLook over to your left, you’ll see Frank Chrzanowski’s letter to the editor tit
Jim Sutton: Francis Field: A double-decker dandy idea
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 7 days ago
Look over to your left, you’ll see Frank Chrzanowski’s letter to the editor titled “A two-story Francis Field?” Upon reading it, my first thought might have been “Damn, there’s an idea whose time has come,” — except that The Record is a drug-free... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systemsDENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have show
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. Two compounds once used in nonstick... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systemsDENVER (AP) - Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have show
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. Two compounds once used in nonstick... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researcher's quest to understand cancer by unraveling the mysteries of cell divisionLeft: When cells divide incorrectly, it can lead to cell death or cancer. Durin
Researcher's quest to understand cancer by unraveling the mysteries of cell division
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
Left: When cells divide incorrectly, it can lead to cell death or cancer. During cell division, centrosomes—seen here as yellow-green dots—attach to chromosomes—the white blobs—and pull them apart. Normal cells have two centrosomes, cancer cells... Read more
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Boston Globe
MIT and Harvard among the schools ‘most likely to pay you back,’ according to The Princeton ReviewWith college costs skyrocketing across the board, it’s important for any prospe
MIT and Harvard among the schools ‘most likely to pay you back,’ according to The Princeton Review
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
With college costs skyrocketing across the board, it’s important for any prospective student to take the Return On Investment (ROI) of each university into consideration. To help make the decision easier, The Princeton Review released their... Read more
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Boston Herald
WPI program part of Obama initiativeA nationwide effort the Obama administration announced yesterday to bring compu
WPI program part of Obama initiative
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
A nationwide effort the Obama administration announced yesterday to bring computer science education to students will include a program developed at Worcester Polytechnic Institute and Brown University. “Bootstrap” is a middle-and high-school... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Bottom Line: Bigelow Electrical adapts to changing power paradigm Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 6:00 AM Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 6:00 AM WORCESTER -
Bottom Line: Bigelow Electrical adapts to changing power paradigm
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 6:00 AM Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 6:00 AM WORCESTER - Steeped in tradition, staggered by change, BigPower has emerged stronger from that which did not kill... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
College Town: Grant funds provide new view at AMCThere will be a new view from the Anna Maria College campus center next semeste
College Town: Grant funds provide new view at AMC
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
There will be a new view from the Anna Maria College campus center next semester thanks to a $400,000 grant from the George I. Alden TrustSpecifically, plans are underway to replace the 1960s-style windows in the college’s Bishop Flanagan Campus... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Who's Next? UConn Begins Search To Find Replacement For ManuelWhen UConn was last searching for an athletic director, the school found a risi
Who's Next? UConn Begins Search To Find Replacement For Manuel
Hartford Courant / Posted 17 days ago
When UConn was last searching for an athletic director, the school found a rising star in the Mid-American Conference. Warde Manuel was ready to graduate to the next level of college athletics. Four years later, he's moving to yet another... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Hollywood Moment Caps Nacita's Wild JourneyThe closure he has craved came in Virginia Beach, a place unaccustomed to grant
Hollywood Moment Caps Nacita's Wild Journey
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
The closure he has craved came in Virginia Beach, a place unaccustomed to granting football wishes. Playing in a game you’ve never heard of, wearing a helmet that was not his, operating on a foot that would not cooperate, Silas Nacita, the young man... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Rutland teacher seeks cancer treatment not available in USRUTLAND – First-grade teacher Theresa E. Gusek has touched many lives in her 25
Rutland teacher seeks cancer treatment not available in US
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
RUTLAND – First-grade teacher Theresa E. Gusek has touched many lives in her 25-year career, starting in what many call one of the poorest-of-the-poor school districts in the South Bronx, then teaching some of what she said were the... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Rutland teacher seeks cancer treatment not available in US Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 4:35 PM Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 4:35 PM RUTLAND – F
Rutland teacher seeks cancer treatment not available in US
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 4:35 PM Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 4:35 PM RUTLAND – First-grade teacher Theresa E. Gusek has touched many lives in her 25-year career, starting in what many call one... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
The Frattiest Colleges in AmericaThere are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Som
The Frattiest Colleges in America
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
There are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Some believe fraternities and sororities are nothing more than social clubs that drink their weekends away, with the obligatory community service event squeezed into the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
The Frattiest Colleges in AmericaThere are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Som
The Frattiest Colleges in America
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 24 days ago
There are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Some believe fraternities and sororities are nothing more than social clubs that drink their weekends away, with the obligatory community service event squeezed into the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
The Frattiest Colleges in AmericaThere are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Som
The Frattiest Colleges in America
KIVI Boise / Posted 24 days ago
There are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Some believe fraternities and sororities are nothing more than social clubs that drink their weekends away, with the obligatory community service event squeezed into the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
The Frattiest Colleges in AmericaThere are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Som
The Frattiest Colleges in America
KGTV San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
There are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Some believe fraternities and sororities are nothing more than social clubs that drink their weekends away, with the obligatory community service event squeezed into the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
The Frattiest Colleges in AmericaThere are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Som
The Frattiest Colleges in America
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
There are plenty of stereotypes attached to Greek life on college campuses. Some believe fraternities and sororities are nothing more than social clubs that drink their weekends away, with the obligatory community service event squeezed into the... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
College Town: QCC launches new Dietary Management certificate in Marlboro“A moment on the lips, a lifetime on the hips" and “you are what you eat” are s
College Town: QCC launches new Dietary Management certificate in Marlboro
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
“A moment on the lips, a lifetime on the hips" and “you are what you eat” are sayings about the effect of dietary intake on one’s health, but Quinsigamond Community College students enrolled in Hospitality & Dietary Management will have the... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Treasure Valley expansion awaits state OK to offer nonprofit community solar Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 8:30 PM Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 8:30 PM RUTLAND - T
Treasure Valley expansion awaits state OK to offer nonprofit community solar
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 8:30 PM Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 8:30 PM RUTLAND - The 6-megawatt solar array operating since 2014 at the Mohegan Council Boy Scouts of America's... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Ren named IEEE fellowUB computer scientist Kui Ren has been named a fellow of the Institute of Elect
Ren named IEEE fellow
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 30 days ago
UB computer scientist Kui Ren has been named a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Ren, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, was... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Bodanza named Charles O. Thompson Scholar | January 15, 2016WORCESTER — Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has announced that Michael Bo
Bodanza named Charles O. Thompson Scholar | January 15, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 30 days ago
WORCESTER — Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has announced that Michael Bodanza of Leominster, a first-year student majoring in chemical engineering, has been named a Charles O. Thompson Scholar for the 2014-15 academic year. Named in honor of... Read more

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