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1 hr ago | The Louisville Cardinal

U of L appoints Judaic Studies chair

The University of Louisville has appointed, Ranen Omer-Sherman, Ph.D. as the Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence Chair of Judaic Studies.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, University of Louisville, University of Miami, Spain,

12 hrs ago |

Columbia Residents Still Have Tax Decisions Ahead of Them

I am a Kansas City native and a Saint Louis University graduate. I study public policy issues in my home state and, from time to time, suggest reforms of my own.


Related Topix: Missouri, Missouri Government, Alternative

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Lee's Summit Tribune

Governor Nixon Appoints New Director Of Missouri Department Of Public Safety

Governor Nixon arrived in Lee's Summit, Wednesday August 27, at the Jackson County Sheriff's Department to introduce the newly appointed Director of Missouri Department of Public Safety Dr. Daniel Isom II, effective Sept.


Related Topix: Jay Nixon, US Governors, Lees Summit, MO, University of Missouri

Thu Aug 28, 2014

UB Reporter

Reflections on a Career

"All you have to do is have a good relationship with your patient. Focus on what's going on in their lives," Jack T. Coyne, MD '85, clinical associate professor of pediatrics, advised medical students during the inaugural program of UB's Center for Medical Humanities.


Related Topix: Pediatrics, Kids

Washington Times

St. Louis professors integrate Michael Brown shooting into class curriculums

Several professors in the St. Louis area are revising their class curriculums to integrate discussions about the police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown and the unrest that followed between residents and law enforcement.


Related Topix: University of Missouri

News Tribune

JC native's office at center of teen's autopsy

The St. Louis County medical examiner, whose office performed the first autopsy on Michael Brown, is a Jefferson City native and Jefferson City High School graduate.


Related Topix: St Louis County, MO, Jefferson City, MO, St. Louis, MO, Ferguson, MO

Wed Aug 27, 2014



Dr. Shiel received a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame.


Related Topix: University of Notre Dame, Medicine, Rheumatology, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, Smoking, Health

Business Journal

Nathan Howard

Moneta Group welcomes Chief Compliance Officer, Nathan Howard. Nathan earned his BSBA in Management from Saint Louis University and his J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law.


Tue Aug 26, 2014


Lessons from Ferguson - history of St. Louis offers plenty of clues

Make that fiberglass birthday cakes - 251 of them - decorated by local artists and installed all across the St. Louis region at landmarks, businesses and cultural sites.


Related Topix: St. Louis, MO, Ferguson, MO

Saint Louis Billikens

Billikens Picked to Win A-10 by League's Head Coaches

ST. LOUIS Saint Louis University is the preseason favorite to win the Atlantic 10 Conference men's soccer title according to balloting by the league's head coaches.


US News & World Report

Pursue an Entrepreneurship Major, Minor as an International Student

Being an international student for the past couple of years has made me more educated about the U.S. and some of the policies that are different from my home country.


River Front Times

45 Local Law Professors, Lawyers, Advocates Sign Pledge to Aid Ferguson

At a time when many are asking what the long-term solutions are to the social and criminal-justice issues being raised by the killing of Michael Brown, a coalition of legal experts and advocates have stepped forward pledging their services.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Violent Crime

Saint Louis Billikens

Women's Cross Country Ranked No. 15 in Region

ST. LOUIS The Saint Louis University women's cross country squad begins the season ranked No.


Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

You can exercise while pregnant

You've probably seen the videos or at least heard the stories of women a month or two away from delivery and still pumping iron and running marathons.


Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health, Health, Back Pain

Saint Louis Billikens

Billikens Hold Annual Student-Athlete Welcome Back

ST. LOUIS The Saint Louis University Department of Athletics kicked off the 2014-15 academic year Monday afternoon with its traditional welcome-back gathering of student-athletes, staff and University administrators in Chaifetz Pavilion.


River Front Times

Lawyers Ask Ferguson Mayor to Grant Amnesty for Nonviolent Warrants, Fines

At the heart of discussions over the racial divide in Ferguson is the high number of tickets and warrants issued to the city's black residents.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Pine Lawn, MO, Country Club Hills, MO, Wellston, MO


New Clinical Trial for Children with Autism to Target Parents

In a first of its kind clinical trial, Debra Zand, Ph.D., and her team at Saint Louis University, will run an intervention program to help parents address and manage their children's challenging behaviors immediately after being diagnosed with autism.


Related Topix: Parenting, Pediatrics

The Wall Street Journal

Why Is Ferguson's City Leadership Not Racially Representative?

Protests in Ferguson, Mo., over the killing of an unarmed African-American teenager by police have highlighted a powerful political dynamic in the working-class suburb: Though Ferguson is heavily African American, its city leaders are nearly all white.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, UC Merced

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Great Bend Tribune

How poverty plays a role in #Ferguson

Ongoing protests in Ferguson, Missouri, may be the result of growing poverty in the area.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Fox News

Questions, answers about the grand jury in the death of a black 18-year-old near St. Louis

A grand jury is considering evidence to determine whether Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9. St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch says it will be several weeks before a decision is made.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO