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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UA law school's dean will step downenrolled this fall compared to 413 in 2011. A search committee led by Todd Shi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
enrolled this fall compared to 413 in 2011. A search committee led by Todd Shields, dean of UA's J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, will assist with finding the school's next dean, with internal candidates able to apply,... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE adjusts 2018 Spring Commencement to accommodate growthSchool of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB) will start Saturday, May
The Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB) will start Saturday, May 5, in the VC at 8:30 a.m. The first of two College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) ceremonies will begin at 12:30 p.m. The School of Pharmacy will combine its traditional... Read more
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Maneater
Nancy Goroff, finalist for dean of College of Arts and Science, meets with MU faculty and staff to learn more about campus, continue interview processof research-promoting schools. “I love being at a public research university,”
Maneater / Posted yesterday
of research-promoting schools. “I love being at a public research university,” Goroff said. “I also love the idea of a college of arts and sciences; not every [university] has that. There are opportunities to do new things by developing more... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Cornell student program bridges tech and humanitiesin both liberal arts and technology. The Milstein Program in Technology and Hu
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
in both liberal arts and technology. The Milstein Program in Technology and Humanity is a collaboration between Cornell's College of Arts and Sciences in Ithaca and Cornell Tech in New York City. Starting in the fall of 2018, Milstein students... Read more
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The Chronicle
Academic Council hears updates DKU recruitment, new interdisciplinary graduate programand engineering (MSE). The multidisciplinary program, sponsored by Provost Sall
The Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and engineering (MSE). The multidisciplinary program, sponsored by Provost Sally Kornbluth and the deans of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and the Pratt School of Engineering, would offer master’s and doctoral degrees in MSE to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cornell student program bridges tech and humanitiesin both liberal arts and technology. The Milstein Program in Technology and Hu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
in both liberal arts and technology. The Milstein Program in Technology and Humanity is a collaboration between Cornell's College of Arts and Sciences in Ithaca and Cornell Tech in New York City. Starting in the fall of 2018, Milstein students... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
A plant-based diet leads to new hope for breast cancer patientsstudy say a particular plant-based diet may be the key. Trygve Tollefsbol, Ph.
The Birmingham Times / Posted 2 days ago
study say a particular plant-based diet may be the key. Trygve Tollefsbol, Ph.D., D.O., professor of biology in the College of Arts and Sciences and senior scientist with the Comprehensive Cancer Center as well as Yuanyuan Li, M.D., Ph.D., a... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Five weeks and no grades: what happens when professors don't return scores before the drop deadlineyou’re doing in a class, that’s the reason why we have a drop deadline,” Elbulo
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 2 days ago
you’re doing in a class, that’s the reason why we have a drop deadline,” Elbulok said. Paul Sniegowski, the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, said the University does not plan to implement a policy requiring professors to return... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Professors speak up after Folt forgoes provost search processEmeritus James Moeser promoted a sitting UNC dean to provost without a search p
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
Emeritus James Moeser promoted a sitting UNC dean to provost without a search process. Bernadette Gray-Little, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, was approved by the Board of Trustees shortly after her executive appointment. Still, Brundage... Read more
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Colorado Daily
CU Boulder Arts and Sciences core curriculum revised for first time in decadeshelped come up with the new requirements and, now, on a committee to implement
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 days ago
helped come up with the new requirements and, now, on a committee to implement the changes. Every student in the current College of Arts and Sciences curriculum is required to take courses satisfying the following elements: foreign language,... Read more
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Newswise
Plant-Based Diet Converts Breast Cancer in Mice From Lethal to Treatable Formstudy say a particular plant-based diet may be the key. Trygve Tollefsbol, Ph.
Newswise / Posted 5 days ago
study say a particular plant-based diet may be the key. Trygve Tollefsbol, Ph.D., D.O., professor of biology in the College of Arts and Sciences and senior scientist with the Comprehensive Cancer Center as well as Yuanyuan Li, M.D., Ph.D., a... Read more
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Newswise
Astronomers Detect Colliding Neutron Stars for the First Timeand director of Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrop
Newswise / Posted 5 days ago
and director of Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) in Northwestern’s Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. Neutron stars are the smallest, densest stars known to exist and are formed when massive stars... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Search committees have formed to find the next Annenberg and Dental Medicine deanscomes after several recent changes in the University administration. Paul Snieg
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 5 days ago
comes after several recent changes in the University administration. Paul Sniegowski took over the role of Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences for this academic year after former Dean Dennis DeTurck completed a 12-year tenure. A new... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Accomplished author, musician and entrepreneur among those honored at eight annual Eisenhower Circle Celebrationhas announced its outstanding alumni choices for the eighth annual Eisenhower C
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
has announced its outstanding alumni choices for the eighth annual Eisenhower Circle Celebration. The ECC is held by the College of Arts and Sciences each year to recognize the college’s alumni award recipients, student scholarship winners and... Read more
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The Columbian
UO looking to break ground on building in heart of campusbusinessman Don Tykeson and his wife, Willie, who contributed $10 million, also
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
businessman Don Tykeson and his wife, Willie, who contributed $10 million, also will include six classrooms and house the College of Arts and Sciences administrative offices on its upper floors. Tykeson Hall’s key purpose is to place a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UO looking to break ground on building in heart of campusbusinessman Don Tykeson and his wife, Willie, who contributed $10 million, also
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
businessman Don Tykeson and his wife, Willie, who contributed $10 million, also will include six classrooms and house the College of Arts and Sciences administrative offices on its upper floors. Tykeson Hall's key purpose is to place a... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Group Think | Why do so many students want to transfer to Wharton?your favorite columnist, or read them all. This week’s question: It is common
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 7 days ago
your favorite columnist, or read them all. This week’s question: It is common knowledge at Penn that many students in the College of Arts and Sciences or in the School of Engineering and Applied Science apply to transfer into the Wharton School at... Read more
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The Chronicle
'Inconsistent excellence’: Ashby discusses low rankings of quantitative, natural science programsValerie Ashby, dean of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, spoke at Wedne
The Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Valerie Ashby, dean of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, spoke at Wednesday's Duke Student Government Senate meeting to discuss Trinity's academic priorities and curriculum plans. Ashby used the phrase “inconsistent excellence” to describe... Read more
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Newswise
Clean Power Plan Repeal: What’s Next?She is only available for phone interviews. Mar Reguantis an associate profess
Newswise / Posted 10 days ago
She is only available for phone interviews. Mar Reguantis an associate professor of economics in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. Her research focuses on energy economics, with an emphasis on pollution from the electricity... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
UofL offering economic development forum in Louisvillefocus on strategies and available resources to help rebuild and sustain communi
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
focus on strategies and available resources to help rebuild and sustain communities. The public event offered by UofL's College of Arts and Sciences is set for Nov. 2 and will concentrate on issues facing west Louisville. The forum will be at... Read more
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Carroll County News
Carol HewerSprings High School as class valedictorian in 1957. She entered the University
Carroll County News / Posted 11 days ago
Springs High School as class valedictorian in 1957. She entered the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville and graduated the College of Arts and Sciences with a degree in English literature in 1960 with highest honors. She was a life-long member of... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Man who’s been stung by 83 kinds of insects — on purpose — speaking at UGAArizona. His talk, called “Ant, wasp, and bee stings: Paving the road for evolu
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Arizona. His talk, called “Ant, wasp, and bee stings: Paving the road for evolution of sociality in Hymenoptera,” is co-sponsored by the Georgia Museum of Natural History and the department of entomology in the Franklin College of Arts and Scie... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn moves to standardize how undergraduate faculty are notified of student deathsas well as a joint message from the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences Ste
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 12 days ago
as well as a joint message from the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences Steven J. Fluharty, and the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Paul Sniegowski. Monica Yant-Kinney, a spokesperson for the Office of the Vice Provost for... Read more
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The Telegraph
Area employers connect with SIUE studentsfinding students like Evan who can make that transition.” The October Career F
The Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
finding students like Evan who can make that transition.” The October Career Fair was geared toward students from the College of Arts and Sciences, and Schools of Business and Engineering, as well as all non-teaching majors. The CDC will host... Read more
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Gulf News
17-old Pakistani student’s Physics paper stuns scientiststo reproduce these results,” The New York Times quoted Dr Izquierdo as saying.N
Gulf News / Posted 14 days ago
to reproduce these results,” The New York Times quoted Dr Izquierdo as saying.Niazi is a high school student at Lahore College of Arts and Sciences in Lahore where he also represents the school’s Astronomy club. He was supported in his research... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
University of Missouri's Stokes a finalist for University of New Mexico presidencyof several candidates competing for the FSU presidency. Before Florida State,
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
of several candidates competing for the FSU presidency. Before Florida State, Stokes was dean of the University of Georgia College of Arts and Sciences for seven years. The University of New Mexico is a six-campus system that operates on a $3... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
MU's Stokes a finalist for University of New Mexico presidencyof several candidates competing for the FSU presidency. Before Florida State,
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
of several candidates competing for the FSU presidency. Before Florida State, Stokes was dean of the University of Georgia College of Arts and Sciences for seven years. The University of New Mexico is a six-campus system that operates on a $3... Read more
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The Register
In current affairs news: Teen boffin with lots of potential crafts electric honeycombs out of oilhas been observed for decades, but hasn’t been explored much. Muhammad Shaheer
The Register / Posted 15 days ago
has been observed for decades, but hasn’t been explored much. Muhammad Shaheer Niazi, a 17-year-old student at the Lahore College of Arts and Sciences, decided to investigate the phenomenon further. It’s caused by a buildup of charged ions that... Read more
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The Mercury News
W. Kamau Bell named Santa Clara University artist in residenceChair in the Performing Arts for the 2017-18 school year. He will kick off his
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
Chair in the Performing Arts for the 2017-18 school year. He will kick off his residency with a program hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences Center for the Arts and Humanities on Nov. 7. The program will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the... Read more
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Maneater
MU launches new School of Visual Studies within College of Arts and Sciencethat we can for our students and the best education that we can.” However, acc
Maneater / Posted 16 days ago
that we can for our students and the best education that we can.” However, according to the Associated Press, MU’s College of Arts and Sciences has been hit the hardest by the UM System’s budget cuts, losing around $9.6 million and laying... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
Postel revisits university's 2020 plan • The Louisville Cardinalmatch a growing student population. According to Danielle Dolan, an assistant d
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 16 days ago
match a growing student population. According to Danielle Dolan, an assistant dean for advising and student services in the College of Arts and Sciences, there are 450 students for each advisor. “You add 10,000 students to that and it just becomes... Read more
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The Telegraph
Explore the possibilities at the SIUE Graduate School Open House, Oct. 18House attendees will have the opportunity to speak with representatives from ea
The Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
House attendees will have the opportunity to speak with representatives from each of the graduate programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Schools of Nursing, Business, Pharmacy, Engineering, and Education, Health and Human... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shergalises mark 50th anniversaryhave two grandchildren, Justin and Ryan Sickle. They returned to the area when
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
have two grandchildren, Justin and Ryan Sickle. They returned to the area when Dr. Shergalis was selected as dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at King's College in 1990. Later, he served as president of MMI Preparatory School, Freeland,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
FGCU Provost fired after 9 yearshas to be made," the letter reads. Even though Toll was let go as provost, he
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 18 days ago
has to be made," the letter reads. Even though Toll was let go as provost, he will return as a faculty member in the College of Arts and Sciences after a sabbatical leave. "The Provost's Office will be somewhat reorganized so as to focus... Read more
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Miami New Times
End Runof practice. "I think these athletes are being used in the most awful way," la
Miami New Times / Posted 19 days ago
of practice. "I think these athletes are being used in the most awful way," lamented the tenured professor in the College of Arts and Sciences. "Ultimately these athletes are not dumb. If they can learn a 450-page playbook, they can... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
American incarceration practices the focus of annual Alfange Lectureof such high caliber and quality like Mr. Meltsner,” Alfange said. While at UM
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 19 days ago
of such high caliber and quality like Mr. Meltsner,” Alfange said. While at UMass, Alfange served as the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences from 1971 to 1975, and acting provost in 1975. Meltsner served as counsel in many 1960s civil... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Erin Allison Baskin - Jared James Colemanbride has a bachelor's degree in journalism with a concentration in advertising
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
bride has a bachelor's degree in journalism with a concentration in advertising and public relations from the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. She is a lead fashion stylist at Dillard's... Read more
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Maneater
MSA senators push to implement “hydration stations” at Memorial StadiumStudents will have to present their MU IDs to use them. The idea arose after A
Maneater / Posted 21 days ago
Students will have to present their MU IDs to use them. The idea arose after Alsop, who serves as an MSA senator for the College of Arts and Sciences and chairman of Student Affairs, attended the 2017 SEC Exchange, a conference that brought... Read more
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The Telegraph
Noyce Summer Scholars Showcase highlights students’ experiencesRose, PhD, interim dean of the School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (
The Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Rose, PhD, interim dean of the School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (center), and Greg Budzban, PhD, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Noyce summer scholar Kathleen Antos, a sophomore nursing major, highlighted her summer... Read more
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The Chronicle
Academic Council hears data on Duke's population growth, increasing minority population“University Program in Materials Science and Engineering”, the new initiative w
The Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
“University Program in Materials Science and Engineering”, the new initiative would be a collaboration between the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and the Pratt School of Engineering, explained Adrienne Stiff-Roberts, associate professor of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Oxford Scholar Speaks At LeeLee University’s College of Arts and Sciences hosted Dr. Michael Ward to speak
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
Lee University’s College of Arts and Sciences hosted Dr. Michael Ward to speak on “The Heavens are Telling the Glory of God: C.S. Lewis, Narnia, and the Planets.” More than 100 students, staff, and faculty gathered to hear Dr. Ward’s lecture which... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rites of passageantics have always baffled me. As a student at the University of the Philippine
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
antics have always baffled me. As a student at the University of the Philippines in Diliman, our classes at the College of Arts and Sciences were regularly disrupted by members of a fraternity that congregated at the ground floor canteen... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Calvary Rogers | Redefining what you loveyou would have been when you applied to the University of Pennsylvania and othe
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 24 days ago
you would have been when you applied to the University of Pennsylvania and other respective colleges. In fact, within the College of Arts and Sciences “undecided” is the most popular intended major, as only around 30 percent of students are... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
NFL player autopsy shines light on CTEGuskiewicz, director of the Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injur
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 25 days ago
Guskiewicz, director of the Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center at UNC and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, said depression is found in former players that are later found to have CTE. “The media would... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn students take pride in their home schools, but many take half their classes in the CollegeLocust Walk can be spotted wearing the Harry Potter t-shirts designed to corres
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 25 days ago
Locust Walk can be spotted wearing the Harry Potter t-shirts designed to correspond to their undergraduate schools: the College of Arts and Sciences as Gryffindor, the School of Nursing as Ravenclaw, the School of Engineering and Applied Science... Read more
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Black Press USA
NNPA, Pfizer Release Groundbreaking Poll about Sickle Disease in the Black Communityparticipants understood and were previously aware of sickle cell disease,” said
Black Press USA / Posted 25 days ago
participants understood and were previously aware of sickle cell disease,” said Dr. Terri Adams, an associate dean in the College of Arts and Sciences at Howard University. “The overwhelming majority understood that it’s a disease, a blood... Read more
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Newswise
Scientists Monitor Silicon Valley’s Underground Water Reserves — From Spacetabs on these precious reserves is expensive, says Estelle Chaussard, PhD, an a
Newswise / Posted 26 days ago
tabs on these precious reserves is expensive, says Estelle Chaussard, PhD, an assistant professor of geology in UB’s College of Arts and Sciences and the lead author of the new research. “To monitor aquifers, you have to monitor water levels... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Why 52 percent of Penn students are in the College, but it gets 60 percent of total tuition revenueto the value of the College teaching an Engineering student or Wharton [student
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 26 days ago
to the value of the College teaching an Engineering student or Wharton [student]. It’s the same for all undergrads.” The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest of the four undergraduate schools, but also attracts many outside students... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
UW residencies in limbo after drop in state revenue19 permanent endowed professorships. The professorships were distributed throu
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 27 days ago
19 permanent endowed professorships. The professorships were distributed throughout several schools and colleges. At UW's College of Arts and Sciences, the endowment supported temporary, visiting residencies held by various departments. But... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marcoses deny hand in ‘gold scam’money would be sourced and which bank would release the money. The gathering w
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
money would be sourced and which bank would release the money. The gathering was reportedly organized by One Social Family Credit Cooperative. The group reportedly obtained permit from the Department of Human Kinetics-College of Arts and Sci... Read more
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