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39 min ago |

The Most Powerful F Word In Leadership

No one can deny that we are living in challenging times. The events this past week alone has been heartrending and particularly trying for even the strongest or most fair-minded.


3 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

Stanford law professor nominated to state Supreme Court

Stanford Law School professor Mariano-Florentino Cuellar has been nominated to the California Supreme Court.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Jerry Brown, US Governors

4 hrs ago | News Journal

Washington wellness plan beats the odds

SEATTLE a?? When King County, Washington, launched its employee wellness program seven years ago, its motive was clear.


Related Topix: King County, WA

4 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

AUC undergraduates pioneer innovative research

The Undergraduate Research Program also offers travel grants for students who have been accepted at a conference or competition abroad.


Related Topix: Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

9 hrs ago | National Review Online

Case: The Man With a Kink in His Brain

The Charles S. Peirce International Centennial Congress held its conference at University of Massachusetts, Lowell from Wednesday through Friday to explore the philosophy of Charles Sanders Peirce, who died April 19, 1914.


Related Topix: Lowell, MA, UMass Lowell, Cambridge, MA, Johns Hopkins University

13 hrs ago | Free Republic

Harvard Students Invent Cake From a Spray Can

For two Harvard University undergrads, what began as "an excuse to eat a lot of cake" may turn into the invention of a lifetime.


Related Topix: Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Inventions, Science / Technology

Mon Jul 21, 2014

English Dong-A

Chinese travelers visiting Ewha Womans University

Chinese travelers visiting Ewha Womans University . JULY 22, 2014 03:34. . Harvard University, a prestigious US university, is known for its beautiful campus with antique buildings.


Related Topix: Italy Travel, Travel, Rome, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Czech Republic Travel, Prague, Czech Republic Travel, Celebrities, Audrey Hepburn, South Korea, World News

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Delegate Landes Appointed to the Education Commission of the States

"Steve's experience as a legislator and Chairman of the House Committee on Education have allowed him to become one of Virginia's leading experts on K-12 education issues," said Howell.


Related Topix: Virginia

Christian Science Monitor

How to cut down on college costs

People are led on a tour on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Aug. 30, 2012.


Related Topix: Cambridge, MA, College of the Ozarks, Curtis Institute of Music

Harvard student dies in Germany of apparent drowning

A 19-year-old Harvard University student died this weekend in Germany after she apparently slipped into rushing water and drowned while hiking, according to her family and foreign media reports.


Related Topix: Tacoma, WA

Darlington and Stockton Times

School links up with Harvard University for scheme to ensure parents are on message

INNOVATION AWARD: A plaque is unveiled to recognise innovative parental engagement at Bishopgarth School in Stockton, by Deputy mayor Councillor Ian Dalgarno.


Free Republic

Hit the Road Barack: Newsweek cover calls out president on policy promises

Niall Ferguson, a British professor of history at Harvard University, relies heavily on the idea of promises to lampoon Barack Obama into submission - a surprising argument for the historically liberal, and pro-Obama publication.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, John McCain


New Invention: Now You Can Get Cake Batter in Spray Can

Two students at Harvard University named John McCallum and Brooke Nowakowski have invented and patented CAKE BATTER in a spray can.


Related Topix: Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Inventions, Science / Technology

Triple Pundit

More Millennials Are Living With Their Parents: Is It Hurting the Economy?

A growing number of millennials are living with their parents. This is one of the findings of a Pew survey on Americans living in multi-generational family households .


Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Reader Submitted: Independent Day School Announces Recipient Of Wallace Scholarship

The Independent Day School is delighted to announce that Ethan Ciak, an incoming sixth grader from Middletown , is the first recipient of the Dr. Edward and Elizabeth Wallace Scholarship.


Related Topix: Middletown, CT, Pediatrics, Medicine, Madison, CT

The Las Vegas Sun

Myron Martin: Smith Center L.V.'s - living room'

As Robin Leach wraps up a northern Italian lake district lifestyle before his traditional summer vacation under the Tuscan sun in Italy - plus Lake Como and Lake Maggiore this year - many of our Las Vegas personalities have again stepped forward in his absence to pen their own words of wisdom.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Teller, Wedding

The Telegraph

World for those with talent

Dexterity Global would soon come up with an interesting initiative to help students pursue their careers of choice, be it academics or extra-curriculars.


Related Topix: Tufts University

Cape Cod Times

Plan your Monday: Fun things to do tomorrow on Cape Cod

Best Bets The Truro Public Library will welcome Harvard University professor Lawrence H. Summers to discuss opportunities and challenges for the American economy at 7 p.m. at the Truro Community Center, 24 Town Hall Road.


Related Topix: Truro, MA, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Pop/Rock, Helen Reddy, Provincetown, MA, Falmouth, MA


What Everyone Gets Wrong About Where You Go To College

There are a lot of opinions about where you should go to college. A lot of those opinions are probably wrong -- at least the ones based on myths about what makes a good school to get a degree from.


Related Topix: Penn State University Park, Berkeley, CA, UC Berkeley, Standardized Testing, Education, Purdue University


Learning Physics Through Peer Instruction - NSF...

Image Caption: Eric Mazur presents an interactive demonstration during a Peer Instruction class.


Related Topix: Physics, Science