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Baltimore Sun
Maryland colleges join effort to collect data on biomedical students' career outcomesin Science. Several premier universities are also involved in the coalition: t
Baltimore Sun / Posted an hour ago
in Science. Several premier universities are also involved in the coalition: the University of Wisconsin–Madison, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of California–San Francisco, Cornell University, Duke University, Massachusetts... Read more
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ABC News
Harvard admissions investigation prompts mixed reactions from Asian-American studentssaid. Others hold similar opinions to Blum and accept the current system as an
ABC News / Posted 2 hours ago
said. Others hold similar opinions to Blum and accept the current system as an ugly truth. Michael Paik, a senior at the University of Pennsylvania who scored over 2300 on the SAT and was a straight A student, remembered consciously shaping his... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
River Ridge grad Chris Schwarz on brink of Division II title with West Floridaweek, Schwarz ran for a career-high 175 yards and a touchdown to lead the Argos
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
week, Schwarz ran for a career-high 175 yards and a touchdown to lead the Argos to a 27-17 win over top-ranked Indiana University of Pennsylvania in the Division II semifinals. On Saturday, West Florida plays Texas A&M Commerce in the... Read more
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Slate
This Is the Most Linguistically Fascinating State in the Country“th”s in words with other sounds, though, and “everything just winds up getting
Slate / Posted 9 hours ago
“th”s in words with other sounds, though, and “everything just winds up getting all blurred together.” According to University of Pennsylvania linguistics professor William Labov, the Philly dialect represents a tug of war between the city’s... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
How about mandatory housing for millennials?is high, but supply is not keeping up to ensure that prices are low. Our govern
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 hours ago
is high, but supply is not keeping up to ensure that prices are low. Our government must act to provide an affordable environment for us all. Spencer Kersh is a sophomore majoring in economics and political science at the University of Pennsylva... Read more
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The Davison Index
December 14, 2017in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic
The Davison Index / Posted 14 hours ago
in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic Marketing from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. — R.S. Annual “Shoes That Fit” Distribution Day this Friday FLINT — Employees at Genesys,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra’s top HSC all rounders announcedare announced on Friday, Peter already knows he will most probably be in the US
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
are announced on Friday, Peter already knows he will most probably be in the US next year. ‘’If I get accepted into the University of Pennsylvania, that’s where I will go,’’ he said. Smiths Hill High School student Elinor Stephenson. Picture:... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
December 14, 2017in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic
Grand Blanc View / Posted 16 hours ago
in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic Marketing from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. — R.S. Annual “Shoes That Fit” Distribution Day this Friday FLINT — Employees at Genesys,... Read more
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The Burton View
December 14, 2017in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic
The Burton View / Posted 16 hours ago
in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic Marketing from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. — R.S. Annual “Shoes That Fit” Distribution Day this Friday FLINT — Employees at Genesys,... Read more
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The Register
Reminder: Vast majority of serfs toiling away as Mechanical Turks for megabucks Amazon earn less than min wageat Carnegie Mellon's Human-Computer Interaction Institute; Chris Callison-Burch
The Register / Posted 16 hours ago
at Carnegie Mellon's Human-Computer Interaction Institute; Chris Callison-Burch, computer science professor at the University of Pennsylvania; Saiph Savage, assistant professor and director of the Human Computer Interaction Lab at West... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
December 14, 2017in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic
Swartz Creek View / Posted 17 hours ago
in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic Marketing from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. — R.S. Annual “Shoes That Fit” Distribution Day this Friday FLINT — Employees at Genesys,... Read more
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Flint Township View
December 14, 2017in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic
Flint Township View / Posted 17 hours ago
in Economics and Management from Albion College, and a certificate in Strategic Marketing from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. — R.S. Annual “Shoes That Fit” Distribution Day this Friday FLINT — Employees at Genesys,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Major advances made in cancer treatmentbiggest cancer breakthrough of the year is the FDA approval of the first gene t
TribLIVE / Posted 23 hours ago
biggest cancer breakthrough of the year is the FDA approval of the first gene therapy drug, developed at CHOP and the University of Pennsylvania to treat young people with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) when all other treatments have... Read more
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TribLIVE
IUP inks agreement with Milton Hershey SchoolSchool IUP President Michael Driscoll and Tanya Barton of the Milton Hershey S
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
School IUP President Michael Driscoll and Tanya Barton of the Milton Hershey School sign cooperative agreement. Indiana University of Pennsylvania is making a bid to enroll more graduates of the Milton Hershey School and solidifying its... Read more
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Philly.com
Shirley Franklin Tyree, 90, retired Philly educator and social group leaderdegree in chemistry from Central State University, Wilberforce, Ohio, and a mas
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
degree in chemistry from Central State University, Wilberforce, Ohio, and a master of science in education degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1966. She chose science as a major because she saw it as an important subject and a stepping... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How A Deregulated Internet Could Hurt America's Classroomson research. "The internet is essential to all our functions," says Katherine
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
on research. "The internet is essential to all our functions," says Katherine Ahnberg, an academic librarian at the University of Pennsylvania "We teach students how to critically analyze information they come across." The FCC is set to... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
U of C's Zimmer among 10 highest-paid higher-ed presidentson the list with a 2015 pay package of $2.86 million. Glasser, with a pay packa
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
on the list with a 2015 pay package of $2.86 million. Glasser, with a pay package of $2.35 million, ranked ninth. She and University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann, whose 2015 pay package totaled $3.09 million, are the only women in the top... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Dan Haar: Sandy Hook families, supporters gather amid glitz and remembranceTuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to p
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
Tuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to pursue an MBA at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. But, he added, “It’s a celebration because so many strong people have come together.” He turned... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Dan Haar: Sandy Hook families, supporters gather amid glitz and remembranceTuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to p
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
Tuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to pursue an MBA at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. But, he added, “It’s a celebration because so many strong people have come together.” He turned... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dan Haar: Sandy Hook families, supporters gather amid glitz and remembranceTuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to p
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Tuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to pursue an MBA at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. But, he added, “It’s a celebration because so many strong people have come together.” He turned... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Dan Haar: Sandy Hook families, supporters gather amid glitz and remembranceTuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to p
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Tuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to pursue an MBA at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. But, he added, “It’s a celebration because so many strong people have come together.” He turned... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
White House again denies what many think Trump meantwas, in fact, just what he was saying. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
was, in fact, just what he was saying. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania and an expert on political rhetoric, said there were striking parallels between Trump's Tuesday... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
White House again denies what many think Trump meantwas, in fact, just what he was saying. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
was, in fact, just what he was saying. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania and an expert on political rhetoric, said there were striking parallels between Trump's Tuesday... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
More College Presidents Join The Millionaires' Clubyear to year, not surprisingly, tend to be highly-ranked urban, private institu
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
year to year, not surprisingly, tend to be highly-ranked urban, private institutions: Columbia University in New York, the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, and the USC in Los Angeles. Amy Gutmann at the University of Pennsylvania and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
More College Presidents Join The Millionaires' Clubyear to year, not surprisingly, tend to be highly-ranked urban, private institu
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
year to year, not surprisingly, tend to be highly-ranked urban, private institutions: Columbia University in New York, the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, and the USC in Los Angeles. Amy Gutmann at the University of Pennsylvania and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
These Entrepreneurs Are Transforming The Middle East’s Startup Scenelarger banking institutions. CV: Born in the Gaza Strip. Grew up in Sudan, Hai
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
larger banking institutions. CV: Born in the Gaza Strip. Grew up in Sudan, Haiti, Sierra Leone, Nepal. Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard University (MPP). Standard & Poor’s. Founded: 2012. Started operating in 2015.... Read more
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The News-Times
Dan Haar: Sandy Hook families, supporters gather amid glitz and remembranceTuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to p
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
Tuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to pursue an MBA at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. But, he added, “It’s a celebration because so many strong people have come together.” He turned... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Dan Haar: Sandy Hook families, supporters gather amid glitz and remembranceTuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to p
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
Tuck, a former New York Giants defensive lineman who retired two years ago to pursue an MBA at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. But, he added, “It’s a celebration because so many strong people have come together.” He turned... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Allegheny grad helping students reach education goalsa 2017 North Allegheny graduate, a U.S. Presidential Scholar and Coca-Cola Scho
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
a 2017 North Allegheny graduate, a U.S. Presidential Scholar and Coca-Cola Scholar, currently is a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania, where she is earning a dual degree in engineering and business. Amid classes and studies, she has... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
White House again denies what many think Trump meantwas, in fact, just what he was saying. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
was, in fact, just what he was saying. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania and an expert on political rhetoric, said there were striking parallels between Trump's Tuesday... Read more
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The News-Herald
Veterinarians seek permission to research marijuana meds for petsmarijuana extracts with CBD and little or no THC — marijuana’s intoxicating com
The News-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
marijuana extracts with CBD and little or no THC — marijuana’s intoxicating component — are an illegal Schedule 1 drug, the University of Pennsylvania halted its clinical trials. Colorado State University is pushing ahead. The U.S. Food and Drug... Read more
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Philly.com
FCC's net neutrality record is plagued by bots, bogus comments, and a reporter's home addresssaid Friday that the “FCC has knowingly maintained a system that has already be
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
said Friday that the “FCC has knowingly maintained a system that has already been corrupted and susceptible to abuse.” University of Pennsylvania professor Victor Pickard said Monday that it was “shockingly irresponsible” for the FCC not to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Acadia Healthcare and Reading Hospital building new psychiatric hospital in Berks CountyReading is similar to one between rivals Universal Health Services Inc. and Lan
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Reading is similar to one between rivals Universal Health Services Inc. and Lancaster General Health, which is owned by the University of Pennsylvania Health System. UHS and Lancaster General are building a 126-bed behavioral health facility in... Read more
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The World
Veterinarians seek permission to research pot meds for petsmarijuana extracts with CBD and little or no THC - marijuana's intoxicating com
The World / Posted 2 days ago
marijuana extracts with CBD and little or no THC - marijuana's intoxicating component - are an illegal Schedule 1 drug, the University of Pennsylvania halted its clinical trials. Colorado State University is pushing ahead. The U.S. Food and Drug... Read more
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Slate
Katy Waldman’s 10 Favorite Books of 2017to read Wilson’s masterful rendering—spare but lyrical, faithful but modern—wit
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
to read Wilson’s masterful rendering—spare but lyrical, faithful but modern—without luxuriating in that fact. (The University of Pennsylvania classicist even liberates poor Dawn, allowing her to switch up her rosy-fingered epithet now and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Brain doctor claims Donald Trump has all the symptoms of predementiaOppose Trump because of his policies, not his alleged medical problems.' Dr St
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Oppose Trump because of his policies, not his alleged medical problems.' Dr Steve Joffe, a physician and ethicist of the University of Pennsylvania, says 'I am leery of diagnosis from a distance, because of the risk that political disagreement... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Tax-Reform Opponents Blast Treasury Report As "Nothing More Than One Page Of Fake Math"we would not expect the results to be materially different. As Reuters points
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
we would not expect the results to be materially different. As Reuters points out, the Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania also issued a report on Monday, which found that the plan approved by the full Senate would add... Read more
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Philly.com
Acadia Healthcare and Reading Hospital building new psychiatric hospital in Berks CountyReading is similar to one between rivals Universal Health Services Inc. and Lan
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Reading is similar to one between rivals Universal Health Services Inc. and Lancaster General Health, which is owned by the University of Pennsylvania Health System. UHS and Lancaster General are building a 126-bed behavioral health facility in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bradley president Joanne Glasser makes Top 10 in 2015 private school pay listenvironment." Deferred pay also often launches schools into the upper tier of
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
environment." Deferred pay also often launches schools into the upper tier of executive pay for just a year. Only the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Chicago and Columbia University, in New York, ranked among the top 10 in 2014... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Journalists consider response to errors after Trump attackssaid Kathleen Hall Jamieson, a communications professor and the director of the
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
said Kathleen Hall Jamieson, a communications professor and the director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania. "When a mistake is made, the public really needs to understand why it was made and what... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Lunch of bile and bad blood ended in brawlafter World War I as part of a relief effort organised by the Quakers. He retu
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
after World War I as part of a relief effort organised by the Quakers. He returned to the US and taught geography at the University of Pennsylvania. In 1923 he visited Australia, New Zealand, Japan, China and India. Talking his way into lecturing... Read more
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News.com.au
Lunch of bile and bad blood ended in brawlafter World War I as part of a relief effort organised by the Quakers. He retu
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
after World War I as part of a relief effort organised by the Quakers. He returned to the US and taught geography at the University of Pennsylvania. In 1923 he visited Australia, New Zealand, Japan, China and India. Talking his way into lecturing... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Media mistakes give ammunition to Trumpsaid Kathleen Hall Jamieson, a communications professor and the director of the
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
said Kathleen Hall Jamieson, a communications professor and the director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania. “When a mistake is made, the public really needs to understand why it was made and what... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
At this town hall, Penn grad students brainstormed ways Penn could protect them from GOP tax billgraduate students suggested that members of the Graduate and Professional Stude
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 2 days ago
graduate students suggested that members of the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly, Graduate Employees Together—University of Pennsylvania, and SASGov should be involved in meetings with top administrators. Troutt Powell said that she... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bradley's former president makes private school Top 10 pay list from 2015environment." Deferred pay also often launches schools into the upper tier of
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
environment." Deferred pay also often launches schools into the upper tier of executive pay for just a year. Only the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Chicago and Columbia University, in New York, ranked among the top 10 in 2014... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Quinnipiac, Yale presidents top list of college salaries in ConnecticutIvy League schools including Lee C. Bollinger at Columbia ($2.5 million) and Dr
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Ivy League schools including Lee C. Bollinger at Columbia ($2.5 million) and Drew Gilpin Faust at Harvard ($1.6 million). University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutman ($3.1 million) was the top-earning Ivy League school president. On the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Quinnipiac, Yale presidents top list of college salaries in ConnecticutIvy League schools including Lee C. Bollinger at Columbia ($2.5 million) and Dr
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Ivy League schools including Lee C. Bollinger at Columbia ($2.5 million) and Drew Gilpin Faust at Harvard ($1.6 million). University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutman ($3.1 million) was the top-earning Ivy League school president. On the... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
As Pottruck becomes less affordable, theat Platt have recently started connecting students to rehearsal and venue space
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 2 days ago
at Platt have recently started connecting students to rehearsal and venue space off-campus, such as the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. "They have classroom auditoriums, but I don't know if we can perform in them," McCall... Read more
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The News-Times
Quinnipiac, Yale presidents top list of college salaries in ConnecticutIvy League schools including Lee C. Bollinger at Columbia ($2.5 million) and Dr
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Ivy League schools including Lee C. Bollinger at Columbia ($2.5 million) and Drew Gilpin Faust at Harvard ($1.6 million). University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutman ($3.1 million) was the top-earning Ivy League school president. On the... Read more
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