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The Fairfield Citizen
Community Postings: SHU dedicates two buildings, Donate blood...summa cum laude from SHU’s School of Business in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree.
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
summa cum laude from SHU’s School of Business in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree. A Milford native, he later attended Duke University, where he earned his MBA. While at Sacred Heart, Hamilton was student government president and a member of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland County manufacturing firms find success in specializationon handicapped accessibility. Mercier said Tucker's growing clientele includes
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
on handicapped accessibility. Mercier said Tucker's growing clientele includes hospitals and pharmaceutical labs, Duke University, Giant Eagle supermarkets and At Home retail outlets, He's angling for a chance to bid on door contracts for... Read more
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Daily Mail
'High' participants may skew cannabis study results, doctor saysin studies using THC - the cannabis chemical the creates that euphoric feeling
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
in studies using THC - the cannabis chemical the creates that euphoric feeling - the results become skewed, argues one Duke University medical professor. Cannabis studies may be overestimating its medical benefits because participants know... Read more
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Daily Mail
Babies can assess how much someone values a goalmore speech than parents think and can link words to objects at a very young ag
Daily Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
more speech than parents think and can link words to objects at a very young age, a recent study by researchers at Duke University found. At just six months they recognise the meanings of some words are more similar than others,... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Inside the real reasons why R.J. Barrett chose Dukepush back on line. The assertion was made Barrett wasn’t a “real black man” or
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 15 hours ago
push back on line. The assertion was made Barrett wasn’t a “real black man” or in some way less authentic because he choose Duke University. It’s a conversation that followed days after in the barber shop and in the gym. Even though Eugene, OR and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rose, before and after the fallMeta Viers/McClatchy UPDATED 9 HOURS 38 MINUTES AGO North Carolina was proud
The News & Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
Meta Viers/McClatchy UPDATED 9 HOURS 38 MINUTES AGO North Carolina was proud of Charlie Rose. A native, a graduate of Duke University and the Duke law school, and someone who for a substantial two decades conducted perhaps the most thoughtful... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Local visual artsFleming Museum: “Spirited Things,” through Dec. 16, “Sacred Arts of the Black A
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
Fleming Museum: “Spirited Things,” through Dec. 16, “Sacred Arts of the Black Atlantic,” drawn from the Duke University collection; Herbert Barnett, through Dec. 15, “Vermont Life and Landscape, 1940-1948,” work by mid-century... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Judge strikes down Texas ban on common abortion procedureof the problems identified by the plaintiffs were being inflated. Farr Curlin,
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
of the problems identified by the plaintiffs were being inflated. Farr Curlin, a physician and medical ethics professor at Duke University, said it’s common in medicine to extend use of a practice from a population where "it's been more fully... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Judge strikes down Texas ban on common abortion procedureof the problems identified by the plaintiffs were being inflated. Farr Curlin,
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
of the problems identified by the plaintiffs were being inflated. Farr Curlin, a physician and medical ethics professor at Duke University, said it’s common in medicine to extend use of a practice from a population where "it's been more fully... Read more
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Variety
Meet the Six Key Execs Who Help Scooter Braun Care for Roster of Clientsbetween Scott Manson and Scooter Braun goes all the way back to their late teen
Variety / Posted yesterday
between Scott Manson and Scooter Braun goes all the way back to their late teens, when they met through one of Manson’s Duke University classmates. “I’ve been a cheerleader of Scooter’s since before the company was founded,” Manson says. In 2012... Read more
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ajc.com
Babies understand what words mean before they can even talk, study saysgah,” think again. Infants actually know what words mean before they begin talk
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
gah,” think again. Infants actually know what words mean before they begin talking, a new report says. Researchers from Duke University recently conducted a study, published in the Proceedings of the National Sciences, to explore how early... Read more
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The News & Observer
Should UNC kick Charlie Rose out of journalism hall of fame?the statement said. Rose, a 1999 N.C. Journalism Hall of Fame inductee, was bo
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
the statement said. Rose, a 1999 N.C. Journalism Hall of Fame inductee, was born in Henderson. He is a 1964 graduate of Duke University and a 1968 graduate of the Duke School of Law. According to his N.C. Journalism Hall of Fame bio, Rose began... Read more
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Bizjournals
Duke University greenlights $106 million engineering buildingDuke University is set to break ground on a new 150,000 square foot building fo
Bizjournals / Posted yesterday
Duke University is set to break ground on a new 150,000 square foot building for the Pratt School of Engineering, pending final approval from the university’s board of trustees at their meeting Dec. 1 and 2. Preconstruction work has already begun,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Jelly made of alcohol could help kill off cancerwithin a fibrous capsule that prevents the alcohol leaking out, such as small l
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
within a fibrous capsule that prevents the alcohol leaking out, such as small liver tumours. The implant, developed at Duke University in North Carolina, has so far only been tested on animals but could indicate that alcohol might be used more... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Babies learn what words mean before they can use themvocabulary they seem to have a sense that some words and concepts are more ‘sim
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
vocabulary they seem to have a sense that some words and concepts are more ‘similar’ than others,” Dr Elika Bergelson from Duke University, Durham, North Carolina told Reuters Health by email. “While they still have a lot to learn before they show... Read more
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asianage
Study shows jelly made of alcohol could help kill cancerwithin a fibrous capsule that prevents the alcohol leaking out, such as small l
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
within a fibrous capsule that prevents the alcohol leaking out, such as small liver tumours. The implant, developed at Duke University in North Carolina, has so far only been tested on animals but could indicate that alcohol might be used more... Read more
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asianage
Brain pathway makes head and face pain very drainingtravel to a different place in the brain than pain stimuli in other parts of th
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
travel to a different place in the brain than pain stimuli in other parts of the body, researchers say. Dr. Fan Wang from Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina and colleagues looked at the brain circuitry involved in pain... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Head, facial pain more severe and emotionally draining than body paintravel to a different place in the brain than pain stimuli in other parts of th
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
travel to a different place in the brain than pain stimuli in other parts of the body, researchers say. Dr. Fan Wang from Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina and colleagues looked at the brain circuitry involved in pain... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Injured Orange High School football player now able to stand, eathas been hospitalized since being injured on a hard hit against Durham's Hillsi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
has been hospitalized since being injured on a hard hit against Durham's Hillside High on October 12. Thys was rushed to Duke University Hospital and underwent multiple brain surgeries. CLICK HERE to read and see more at WTVD Last Thursday,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
New Study Shows Babies Understand More Words Than We ThoughtA new study shows babies as young as six months old understand what their paren
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
A new study shows babies as young as six months old understand what their parents are saying. The study from Duke University found babies were able to connect related objects using an eye-gaze tracker. While they may not understand the meaning of a... Read more
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11 News Houston
New Study Shows Babies Understand More Words Than We ThoughtA new study shows babies as young as six months old understand what their paren
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
A new study shows babies as young as six months old understand what their parents are saying. The study from Duke University found babies were able to connect related objects using an eye-gaze tracker. While they may not understand the meaning of a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
New Study Shows Babies Understand More Words Than We ThoughtA new study shows babies as young as six months old understand what their paren
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
A new study shows babies as young as six months old understand what their parents are saying. The study from Duke University found babies were able to connect related objects using an eye-gaze tracker. While they may not understand the meaning of a... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Hellstrom to join national team for friendlyPietrangelo, 24, Laval, QC/ FF USV Jena (Frauen-Bundesliga) Pending availabili
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
Pietrangelo, 24, Laval, QC/ FF USV Jena (Frauen-Bundesliga) Pending availability M/CB - Rebecca Quinn, 22, Toronto, ON/ Duke University (NCAA) F - Deanne Rose, 18, Alliston, ON/ University of Florida Gators (NCAA) M - Jessie Fleming, 19,... Read more
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The News & Observer
City of Durham changes logo, spends less than Raleighdepartment was asked for feedback, including Reece from the council, as well as
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
department was asked for feedback, including Reece from the council, as well as outside opinions from representatives of Duke University, Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce, Blackwell Street Management Company/American Tobacco and the Durham... Read more
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The News & Observer
Your ultimate guide to all the holiday events in the Triangle919-560-3030 or carolinatheatre.org. ▪ The Duke Chorale Christmas Concert pres
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
919-560-3030 or carolinatheatre.org. ▪ The Duke Chorale Christmas Concert presents seasonal selections and carols at Duke University Chapel, 401 Chapel Drive, Durham. Pre-concert music on the carillon begins at 6:30 p.m. The concert is at 7... Read more
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Bizjournals
Jaime Hammer to serve as new general counsel of Auburn University starting Jan. 8Leath said. Hammer has a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from the University
Bizjournals / Posted 2 days ago
Leath said. Hammer has a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from the University of Oklahoma and a Juris Doctor for the Duke University School of Law. “I am honored to serve Auburn University and the State of Alabama as Auburn’s general... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Charlie Rose: The rise and plummet of a man who preached 'character' and 'integrity'store near the train depot, Fortune reported in 2009. Although he kindled ideas
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
store near the train depot, Fortune reported in 2009. Although he kindled ideas about leaving his home state, Rose went to Duke University, just an hour's drive from Henderson. He initially enrolled in pre-med, then jumped to history after a summer... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Babies start connecting words early onfuriously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant p
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
furiously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. "Even in the very early stages of comprehension, babies seem to know something about how words relate to... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Babies start connecting words early onfuriously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant p
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
furiously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. "Even in the very early stages of comprehension, babies seem to know something about how words relate to... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Babies start connecting words early onfuriously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant p
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 days ago
furiously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. "Even in the very early stages of comprehension, babies seem to know something about how words relate to... Read more
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Philly.com
Charlie Rose: The rise and plummet of a man who preached 'character' and 'integrity'store near the train depot, Fortune reported in 2009. Although he kindled ideas
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
store near the train depot, Fortune reported in 2009. Although he kindled ideas about leaving his home state, Rose went to Duke University, just an hour’s drive from Henderson. He initially enrolled in pre-med, then jumped to history after a summer... Read more
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WALB Albany
Babies start connecting words early onfuriously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant p
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
furiously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. "Even in the very early stages of comprehension, babies seem to know something about how words relate to... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Babies start connecting words early onfuriously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant p
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
furiously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. "Even in the very early stages of comprehension, babies seem to know something about how words relate to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Babies start connecting words early onfuriously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant p
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
furiously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. "Even in the very early stages of comprehension, babies seem to know something about how words relate to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Babies start connecting words early onfuriously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant p
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
furiously under the surface," said study author Elika Bergelson, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University. "Even in the very early stages of comprehension, babies seem to know something about how words relate to... Read more
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Roll Call
Lawmakers Push Alcohol Tax Cut Despite Rising Drinking Ratescare expenses. There has not been extensive research into how a tax cut could
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
care expenses. There has not been extensive research into how a tax cut could impact consumption. But Philip J. Cook, a Duke University professor of public policy, has examined the result of the original 1991 excise tax that the industry is now... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Help obese kids avoid weight stigma, doctors adviseat the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the C
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the Center for Childhood Obesity Research at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. When parents do watch with kids, they might say something like, “We all laughed... Read more
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The Chronicle
'Academic garbage' or 'smear campaign'? New Duke University Press publication draws criticismDuke University Press recently drew criticism over its decision to publish a bo
The Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Duke University Press recently drew criticism over its decision to publish a book which has been criticized as anti-Israel. Written by Jasbir Puar, associate professor in women and gender studies at Rutgers University, The Right to Maim: Debility,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Rose Quarter Prepared For PK80 Invitationalplayed at both the Moda Center and Memorial Coliseum. Five of the teams are ran
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
played at both the Moda Center and Memorial Coliseum. Five of the teams are ranked in the top five. Portland State plays Duke, University of Portland plays North Carolina and Oregon plays UCONN. Pilots head coach Terry Porter says, “The guys ar... Read more
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asianage
Babies recognise words even before learning to speak themvocabulary they seem to have a sense that some words and concepts are more ‘sim
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
vocabulary they seem to have a sense that some words and concepts are more ‘similar’ than others,” Dr. Elika Bergelson from Duke University, Durham, North Carolina said. “While they still have a lot to learn before they show adult-like or even... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Infants learn what words mean before they can use them, finds studyvocabulary they seem to have a sense that some words and concepts are more ‘sim
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
vocabulary they seem to have a sense that some words and concepts are more ‘similar’ than others,” Dr. Elika Bergelson from Duke University, Durham, North Carolina said. “While they still have a lot to learn before they show adult-like or even... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Shaming children about weight not good idea, say doctorsat the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the C
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the Center for Childhood Obesity Research at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. When parents do watch with kids, they might say something like, “We all laughed... Read more
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asianage
Help obese kids avoid weight stigma, doctors adviceat the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the C
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the Center for Childhood Obesity Research at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. When parents do watch with kids, they might say something like, “We all laughed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jelly made of alcohol could help kill off canceralcohol could be a powerful treatment for cancer. Pictured: Stock image of jell
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
alcohol could be a powerful treatment for cancer. Pictured: Stock image of jelly The revolutionary implant, developed at Duke University, in North Carolina, has so far only been tested on animals, but could mean alcohol is used more widely to... Read more
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University of Sydney News
Pre-diabetes discovery marks step towards precision medicinein the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the research was conducted with the Gar
University of Sydney News / Posted 3 days ago
in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the research was conducted with the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Duke University (USA) and the University of Melbourne. Technology key to uncovering factors that contribute to... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC native, journalist Charlie Rose latest to face sex harassment allegationsnative, journalist Charlie Rose latest to face sex harassment allegations | New
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
native, journalist Charlie Rose latest to face sex harassment allegations | News & Observer Journalist Charlie Rose, a Duke University graduate, receives an honorary degree from the university in Durham on May 15, 2016. Al Drago Journalist... Read more
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Daily Mail
Females chimps without support wait longer to start having babiestake roughly three years longer to start a family The records, stored in the J
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
take roughly three years longer to start a family The records, stored in the Jane Goodall Institute Research Center at Duke University, are part of a large database containing close observations of hundreds of wild chimpanzees, and they trace... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stop shaming your overweight kids, pediatricians urge parentsat the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the C
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is now director of the Center for Childhood Obesity Research at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. When parents do watch with kids, they might say something like, 'We all laughed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
The case for saving cord bloodthe many ways cord blood cells can be beneficial, it holds a promise for the fu
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
the many ways cord blood cells can be beneficial, it holds a promise for the future of medical procedures. Researchers at Duke University are currently studying its effects on cerebral palsy, and trials are underway for treatment of autism at the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Students accuse 3 Dartmouth professors of creating hostile environmentUC-Davis professor was not the only one to share her experience with Heatherton
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
UC-Davis professor was not the only one to share her experience with Heatherton. Last month, Jennifer Groh, a professor at Duke University who previously taught at Dartmouth, sent a letter to the external investigator revealing that in 2002, a... Read more
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