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CBS News
Ellen Pao talks discrimination in the workplace, offers advicefigure out how you can get other people in and then how to make them successful
CBS News / Posted 10 minutes ago
figure out how you can get other people in and then how to make them successful in a way that's fair." On one hand, the Harvard Law School graduate said women weren't getting promoted and people of color weren't getting hired. But there was... Read more
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FOX Business
Harvard's endowment CEO disappointed with 8.1 percent gainThe chief of Harvard University's endowment says he's disappointed with the sch
FOX Business / Posted 10 minutes ago
The chief of Harvard University's endowment says he's disappointed with the school's latest investment results. An annual report released Tuesday says the nation's largest endowment posted an investment return of 8.1 percent in fiscal year 2017,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
The world is running out of antibiotics, UN health organization says(and very useful!) summary” of the antibiotic situation, wrote Bill Hanage, an
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 11 minutes ago
(and very useful!) summary” of the antibiotic situation, wrote Bill Hanage, an associate professor of epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, in an email. Hanage, who has also published studies of antibiotic resistance, was... Read more
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FOX Business
Harvard's endowment CEO disappointed with 8.1 percent gainCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The chief of Harvard University's endowment says he's disapp
FOX Business / Posted 11 minutes ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The chief of Harvard University's endowment says he's disappointed with the school's latest investment results. Continue Reading Below An annual report released Tuesday says the nation's largest endowment posted an investment... Read more
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WA Today
Doubts over WikiLeaks' release of Russian surveillance system filesthough the documents seem to provide additional technical specifications," said
WA Today / Posted 21 minutes ago
though the documents seem to provide additional technical specifications," said Ben Buchanan, a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center and author of the book The Cybersecurity Dilemma. Get the latest news and updates... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Poor sleep associated with higher risk of chronic painhow sleep deficiency leads to chronic pain disorders, said Dr. Monika Haack, wh
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 minutes ago
how sleep deficiency leads to chronic pain disorders, said Dr. Monika Haack, who studies sleep, pain and inflammation at Harvard Medical School’s Human Sleep and Inflammatory Systems Lab in Boston. Haack, who wasn’t involved with the new... Read more
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PR.com
New Book Introduces an Alternative Approach to Leadershipincluding SuperLeadership, Self-Leadership, Emotional Discipline, and The Leade
PR.com / Posted 38 minutes ago
including SuperLeadership, Self-Leadership, Emotional Discipline, and The Leadership Wisdom of Jesus. Manz has been awarded Harvard Business School’s prestigious Marvin Bower Fellowship and the Stybel-Peabody National Book Award. Craig L. Pearce,... Read more
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The Scientist
Publishers' Legal Action Advances Against Sci-Hubthe publisher $15 million in damages. “I don’t blame [ACS and Elsevier] for tr
The Scientist / Posted 42 minutes ago
the publisher $15 million in damages. “I don’t blame [ACS and Elsevier] for trying,” says Peter Suber, the director of the Harvard Office for Scholarly Communication, which facilitates the university’s adoption of open access policies. “Sci-Hub is... Read more
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The Age
Doubts over WikiLeaks' release of Russian surveillance system filesthough the documents seem to provide additional technical specifications," said
The Age / Posted an hour ago
though the documents seem to provide additional technical specifications," said Ben Buchanan, a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center and author of the book The Cybersecurity Dilemma. Get the latest news and updates... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Doubts over WikiLeaks' release of Russian surveillance system filesthough the documents seem to provide additional technical specifications," said
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
though the documents seem to provide additional technical specifications," said Ben Buchanan, a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center and author of the book The Cybersecurity Dilemma. Get the latest news and updates... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Harvard's endowment CEO disappointed with 8.1 percent gainCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The chief of Harvard University's endowment says he's d
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The chief of Harvard University's endowment says he's disappointed with the school's latest investment results. An annual report released Tuesday says the nation's largest endowment posted an investment return of 8.1 percent... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Series explores NJ man's involvement in catching Unabomberpurportedly has an IQ in the 160s, well above the genius threshold. He skipped
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
purportedly has an IQ in the 160s, well above the genius threshold. He skipped grades in primary school, attended Harvard University at 16, studied and contributed to advanced mathematical research and became a math professor at the... Read more
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The Hill
Graham-Cassidy bill violates the 'first, do no harm' oathtremendous harm. Richard G. Frank, Ph.D., is the Margaret T. Morris Professor
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
tremendous harm. Richard G. Frank, Ph.D., is the Margaret T. Morris Professor of Health Economics in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School, and Sherry Glied, Ph.D. is Dean of the Wagner School of Public Servi... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former Miss America Erika Harold picks up Durkin endorsement in AG raceConsidered an outside shot against the popular Madigan, Harold, a Harvard law g
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Considered an outside shot against the popular Madigan, Harold, a Harvard law grad and former Miss America, has seen her odds of victory in 2018 slashed overnight. Though Harold said Tuesday that "there were no guarantees before I ran and there are... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Series explores NJ man's involvement in catching Unabomberpurportedly has an IQ in the 160s, well above the genius threshold. He skipped
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
purportedly has an IQ in the 160s, well above the genius threshold. He skipped grades in primary school, attended Harvard University at 16, studied and contributed to advanced mathematical research and became a math professor at the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Series explores NJ man's involvement in catching Unabomberpurportedly has an IQ in the 160s, well above the genius threshold. He skipped
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
purportedly has an IQ in the 160s, well above the genius threshold. He skipped grades in primary school, attended Harvard University at 16, studied and contributed to advanced mathematical research and became a math professor at the... Read more
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walesonline
The potential Tory leadership contenders to succeed Theresa Mayof two provinces, tutored Princes William and Harry, written best-selling books
walesonline / Posted 2 hours ago
of two provinces, tutored Princes William and Harry, written best-selling books, run a charity in Kabul, been a Harvard professor and become the youngest ever chairman of the Defence select committee. Mr Stewart is now Minister of State... Read more
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MLive.com
Former U.S. attorney Pat Miles files to run for Michigan attorney generalthe first African-American U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Michigan,
MLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
the first African-American U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Michigan, was a classmate of Obama's at Harvard Law School and served for five years overseeing the U.S. Department of Justice office in Grand Rapids. Miles has... Read more
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The Hill
More than 1,000 Harvard alumni sign petition to rescind Spicer, Lewandowski invites"Sean Spicer served as the mouthpiece for an administration that runs counter t
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
"Sean Spicer served as the mouthpiece for an administration that runs counter to the values Harvard purports to embody," states the letter, addressed to Harvard President Drew Faust and the Harvard Institute of Politics Leadership. "Corey... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What did Emanuel achieve in Israel?resources and brainpower have already proved successful with the recent opioid
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 hours ago
resources and brainpower have already proved successful with the recent opioid joint study by the University of Chicago, Harvard University and Israel's Ben Gurion University. The study is the first to quantify the impact of opioid abuse on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chelsea Manning at Harvard: What was the dean thinking?Manning was named a Harvard visiting fellow by one administrator last Wednesday
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
Manning was named a Harvard visiting fellow by one administrator last Wednesday, then axed by a higher-ranking dean shortly after midnight Friday. The timing suggested a third character — one of the dean's superiors — and a phone call that I imagine... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Here's the first Dem going after Lisa Madigan's jobof juveniles to adult court. Also on the short list of major potential candida
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 hours ago
of juveniles to adult court. Also on the short list of major potential candidates is Chicago attorney Andrew Schapiro, a Harvard Law School classmate of Obama's who just returned from a stint as the U.S. ambassador to the Czech Republic. "I'm... Read more
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EuroNews
Death of Scout Schultz Highlights LGBTQ Mental Health Needshealth services in adolescence, according to Dr. Jack Turban, psychiatrist and
EuroNews / Posted 2 hours ago
health services in adolescence, according to Dr. Jack Turban, psychiatrist and pediatric gender identity researcher at Harvard Medical School. "According to the National Transgender Discrimination Survey, 19 percent of transgender individuals... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
As Care Shifts From Hospital To Home Guarding Against Infection Falls To Families - As Care Shifts From Hospital To Home Guarding Against Infection Falls To Families Melissa Bailey Kaiser Health News Angela Cooper arrived home from work to discove...the federal government does not require anyone to monitor infections patients g
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
the federal government does not require anyone to monitor infections patients get at home. Even at the well-resourced, Harvard-affiliated cancer center, parents told Billett in a survey that they did not get enough training and did not have... Read more
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Boston Globe
Harvard’s endowment posts 8.1 percent return, lagging behind peersHarvard University’s endowment, the world’s largest academic fund, continues to
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
Harvard University’s endowment, the world’s largest academic fund, continues to trail far behind its peers, posting an 8.1 percent return on investments last fiscal year. The university has been struggling to right its $37.1 billion endowment,... Read more
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Newsmax
Energy-Efficient Buildings Boost Indoor Toxinschemicals are ubiquitous in modern life,” said co-author Gary Adamkiewicz, an e
Newsmax / Posted 2 hours ago
chemicals are ubiquitous in modern life,” said co-author Gary Adamkiewicz, an environmental health professor at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston. “They’re in new housing, old housing, green housing, conventional... Read more
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Variety
‘Caniba’future and the love-hate relationship he has with his brother and carer Jun — t
Variety / Posted 3 hours ago
future and the love-hate relationship he has with his brother and carer Jun — this latest unidentified factual object from Harvard University’s convention-busting Sensory Ethnography Lab project makes a proud point of its unpleasantness. Audiences... Read more
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Reuters
Icahn's oil refiner CVR starts unwinding biofuels betIcahn’s efforts in Washington would yielding results. Political uncertainty co
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
Icahn’s efforts in Washington would yielding results. Political uncertainty could continue to keep prices high, said Harvard University professor and former Obama administration adviser James Stock. For one thing, traders are awaiting... Read more
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FOX Business
How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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FOX Business
How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The Jemele Hill controversy portends a world stripped of our culture of free expressionJersey for defending a black-only event on Fox News, saying “you couldn’t use y
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
Jersey for defending a black-only event on Fox News, saying “you couldn’t use your ‘white privilege’ card to get in.” At Harvard University, 10 incoming freshman saw their acceptances revoked after they shared standard-issue offensive memes in a... Read more
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The Hill
Before we propose another health policy, let’s focus on the underlying problems firstindependent, governance structure that can be implemented in health care and st
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
independent, governance structure that can be implemented in health care and start us on the debate initiated by Sen. Sanders. Kevin Schulman, MD, is a professor of medicine at Duke University, and a visiting scholar at Harvard Busines... Read more
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Market Watch
How to reinvent yourself — and stay happy — as you get olderpeople and making erroneous assumptions. In addition, we can all be agents for
Market Watch / Posted 4 hours ago
people and making erroneous assumptions. In addition, we can all be agents for change. Look at Dr. Bill Thomas, a Harvard-trained physician who gave up medicine to sing, speak and act about the joys of aging. Like Thomas we can all... Read more
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Hartford Courant
It took Ken Burns and Lynn Novick 10 years to unbury the secrets of the Vietnam Warto process an exceptionally disturbing image. Other changes were more extensive
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 hours ago
to process an exceptionally disturbing image. Other changes were more extensive: Fredrik Logevall, a history professor at Harvard University who won the Pulitzer Prize for his history of French involvement in Vietnam, "Embers of War," pushed Burns... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's new top prosecutor reshuffles 'Car Wash' investigation teamcorruption probe to stay. However, few expressed interest in continuing, and D
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
corruption probe to stay. However, few expressed interest in continuing, and Dodge, 56, who holds a master’s degree from Harvard and has spent three decades working as a federal prosecutor, decided to replace the entire team with her own choices.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's new top prosecutor reshuffles 'Car Wash' investigation teamcorruption probe to stay. However, few expressed interest in continuing, and D
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
corruption probe to stay. However, few expressed interest in continuing, and Dodge, 56, who holds a master's degree from Harvard and has spent three decades working as a federal prosecutor, decided to replace the entire team with her own choices.... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Lakota Leader, Congressman Honored In South Dakotain World War II and worked for the Bureau of Indian Affairs for 20 years. He ea
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
in World War II and worked for the Bureau of Indian Affairs for 20 years. He earned masters and doctorate degrees from Harvard University and served in the U.S. House for 10 years. He was also the first person of Lakota descent to serve in... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Salena Zito: Look to the many, not the fewCAMBRIDGE, Mass -- A lone protester paced in front of Harvard University's admi
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 hours ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass -- A lone protester paced in front of Harvard University's admissions office on a foggy Monday morning. He was peaceful and respectful of people's space and ability to navigate the sidewalks, yet he made his point with a variety of... Read more
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Philly.com
With $1.4 million, Penn scientist to study why brain cells can't get rid of 'trash'mitochondria. “It’s basically like leaving trash everywhere,” Evans said. Her
Philly.com / Posted 6 hours ago
mitochondria. “It’s basically like leaving trash everywhere,” Evans said. Her fellow winners of the fellowships hail from Harvard, Stanford, and California Institute of Technology, among other prestigious institutions. Some, like Evans, are... Read more
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The News-Times
New England losing 65 acres of forestland per dayand federal, has also been on the decline in all six states. That's the conclu
The News-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
and federal, has also been on the decline in all six states. That's the conclusion of a report released Tuesday by the Harvard Forest, a research institute of Harvard University. The study found public funding for land conservation in New... Read more
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walesonline
The top universities that do and don't accept the Welsh Baccand Political Science - It is a 'non preferred subject'Former shadow Home Secre
walesonline / Posted 7 hours ago
and Political Science - It is a 'non preferred subject'Former shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper studied at Oxford, Harvard and the LSE Applicants taking the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma are expected to have studied three subjects... Read more
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Business Wire
Wrist-Aid, A New Device from PPS that Alleviates Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) Symptoms, Wins Two Prestigious AwardsClinic. About PPS Founded over 20 years ago as Pressure Profile Systems, Inc.
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
Clinic. About PPS Founded over 20 years ago as Pressure Profile Systems, Inc. to address tactile sensors for robotics at Harvard University, PPS has expanded to develop innovative solutions involving the sense of touch for fortune 500 companies... Read more
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NJ Biz
Blockchain: Changing the world, starting in New Jerseyplace between blockchain identifiers: users can remain private or use their ide
NJ Biz / Posted 7 hours ago
place between blockchain identifiers: users can remain private or use their identifiers to prove who they are. Finally, as Harvard Business Review notes, since it’s all digital from start to finish, transactions can be triggered through algorithms... Read more
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Boston Herald
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon's new passion project: How three young doctors saved millions of livesthird world. They began small, pooling resources (sometimes even “borrowing” m
Boston Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
third world. They began small, pooling resources (sometimes even “borrowing” medical supplies from Farmer’s alma mater, Harvard Medical School) and setting up health centers in remote areas that had been largely forgotten by the outside... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Ask Brianna: How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Ask Brianna: How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Ask Brianna: How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
Fremont Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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Missoulian
Ask Brianna: How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
Missoulian / Posted 7 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ask Brianna: How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Ask Brianna: How can I budget when my rent is so high?meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according t
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 7 hours ago
meaning they spent more than 30 percent of their income on housing, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That's largely because earnings haven't grown at the same pace as housing costs. In New York, for... Read more
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