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News about dairy industry people
The Wisconsin Dairy Products Association, Madison, elected its 2015 officers at its annual meeting in July.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Pa. congressmen ask NCAA to drop Penn State sanctions
Five U.S. representatives from Pennsylvania have asked the NCAA to rescind the penalties imposed on Pennsylvania State University for its leaders' handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Michael A. Obenski, DVM
Born and raised in Hatboro, Pa., Dr. Michael A. Obenski wanted to become a veterinarian at age 11. He accomplished it in 1972 by graduating from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.
Penn State nursing professor presents at ADA's 74th Scientific Sessions
Terri Lipman, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, Miriam Stirl endowed term professor of nutrition, professor of nursing of children, and assistant dean for community engagement, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Penn., presented on the increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes in children at the American Diabetes Association's 74th Scientific Sessions in ... (more)
Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. Appoints To Board Of Directors
Amarantus Bioscience Holdings, Inc. , a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel diagnostics and therapeutics related to endoplasmic reticulum stress, cell cycle dysregulation, neurodegeneration and apoptosis, today announced the appointment of Donald D. Huffman to the Company's Board of Directors, where he will chair ... (more)
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
The bride is a 1997 graduate of Greater Nanticoke Area School District. She earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education at King's College and her master's degree at Wilkes University.
Son: Joe Paterno feared wrongly accusing Sandusky
Former Pennsylvania State University football coach Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn't informed the coaching staff about allegations that Jerry Sandusky might be a child molester because he was unsure whether they were true, Jay Paterno writes in a new book.
Francis J. McKibbin Jr., 67, architect
Francis J. McKibbin Jr., 67, of Center City, an architect who served as manager of major building projects in Philadelphia and elsewhere, died Friday, July 18, of sarcoma at Pennsylvania Hospital.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Eric and Mary Tencza of Hanover Township announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessyca Renae to Samuel James Siracuse, son of James and Mary Beth Siracuse of Larksville.
Buenos Aires Herald
Torey says: "I spent my year abroad in Brazil with the Rotary Club and when I returned to the US, I met a girl from Argentina and fell in love with her.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Erie Times News
US judge denies Spanier bid to halt criminal case
A federal judge in Pennsylvania said Friday she will not halt the criminal case against former Pennsylvania State University president Graham Spanier, who is accused of a criminal cover-up of child sex abuse complaints against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Nashoba Publishing Online
Sheets, Salokangas wed
Pamela Jean Sheets and Gregory Stuart Salokangas were married June 15, at the Glen Burnie Gardens at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley in Winchester, Va.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
US News & World Report
U.S. News Twitter Chat: How to Develop Good Online Learning Habits
On Thursday, July 31, U.S. News Education a will host a Twitter chat to help students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree online a develop good habits for success.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Diversity: Equal access
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York and host of the US television show Cosmos , is arguably one of the best-known scientists in the United States - a success all the more notable given that he is an African American in a field dominated by white men.
Beard receives national volunteer service award
Timothy D. Beard III, of New Oxford, was recognized recently with a national volunteer service award by the National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association at Pennsylvania State University.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Erie Times News
Paterno son, other former assistant sue Penn State
A son of the late Pennsylvania State University football coach Joe Paterno has sued the university over his dismissal from its coaching staff two years ago, saying he has been unfairly linked to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.
Report on viruses looks beyond disease
In contrast to their negative reputation as disease causing agents, some viruses can perform crucial biological and evolutionary functions that help to shape the world we live in today, according to a new report.
The American Institute of Architects
AIA Selects Recipients of the Annual Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship
For immediate release: Washington, D.C. - July 22, 2014 - The American Institute of Architects selected ten recipients to receive the 2014 Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship.
Peer influence more likely to encourage smoking, say sociologists
Adolescents tend to be more powerful in influencing their friends to start smoking than in helping them to quit, according to sociologists.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Dion Millington to Star as 'Dorothy' in Harlem Rep's the Wiz, Opening 8/22
The Harlem Repertory Theatre's AUDELCO winning multi-media production of the THE WIZ will feature AUDELCO Award-winning singer/actress Dion Millington as Dorothy.