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8 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

AgriLife Extension program helps Texans watch their - BAC'

COLLEGE STATION Due to a recently approved grant renewal, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service's Watch UR BAC program will be able to continue offering free alcohol awareness programs throughout the state, said program manager Bobbi Brooks, based in College Station.

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Related Topix: College Station, TX

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

UHV School of Nursing needs transfusion to remain alive in Victoria

Several rooms designed as a typical hospital screening station are sandwiched between classrooms where students can go from a lecture to a simulated emergency using diagnostics found in most hospitals.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Victoria, TX, Houston, TX

The Victoria Advocate

Several rooms designed as a typical hospital screening ...

Several rooms designed as a typical hospital screening station are sandwiched between classrooms where students can go from a lecture to a simulated emergency using diagnostics found in most hospitals.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine

International Society of Automation

Insights May 2014

This week hundreds of educators and professionals from government and public and private industry sectors converged on Washington, DC to attend the US News STEM Solutions National Conference.

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Related Topix: Golden, CO

Fri Jul 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Horse Head Theatre Presents the World Premiere of Spaghetti Code, Now thru 7/28

Horse Head Theatre Co., a Houston-based theatre company, announces their upcoming production Spaghetti Code, which will run today, July 12 though 28 on the 2nd floor of PJ's Sports Bar, 614 West Gray, Houston, TX 77019.

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Related Topix: University of Oklahoma

The Virginian-Pilot

ODU football stadium study likely to begin later this summer

Old Dominion hopes to hire a consultant to conduct a study of how the school should build a new football stadium before school begins in late August, said David Harnage, ODU's chief operating officer.

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Related Topix: Florida Atlantic University

News Max

Climate Expert: We've Had 18 Years of Flat Temperatures

President Barack Obama has called those who question man-made global warming a "fringe" element, but climate expert and University of Houston professor Larry Bell says that global temperatures haven't changed in 18 years.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, Weather

BroadwayWorld.com

Chorus Director Charles Hausmann Retires from the Houston Symphony After 28 Years

Today, the Houston Symphony announced the retirement of long-time Houston Symphony Chorus Director Charles Hausmann.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Robert Shaw, Chorus

Houston Press

What is Halal Meat, and Why Should You Care?

"These things alone he has forbidden to you: What is already dead, blood, the flesh of swine, what has been offered up to other than Allah."

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Washington Post

A corporation is more nearly a method than a thing

Via Stephen Bainbridge , we find a nice quote about the corporation, from the New York case Farmers' Loan & Trust Co.

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Related Topix: US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, University of Pennsylvania, US Politics

The Washington Post

Overprotecting public-employee pensions, from the Reason Foundation

The Contract Clause, which prohibits states from making laws impairing the obligation of contracts, is commonly used to challenge state and local public pension reform efforts.

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Related Topix: Georgetown University, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Samuel Alito, University of Pennsylvania

EurekAlert!

UH named 'Innovation and Economic Prosperity University'

The University of Houston today was designated as an Innovation & Economic Prosperity University by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities , a designation acknowledging universities working with public and private sector partners to support economic development through a variety of activities, including innovation and ... (more)

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GlobeSt.com

ULI Houston Appoints Local Chair

Vacationing this summer? Stay informed with GlobeSt.com's Texas AM Alert. Get original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the Houston, Dallas markets, as well as the entire Southwest region right in your inbox.

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Related Topix: Texas

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WKTV

Local attorney announces candidacy for family court judge

Julia Hurlbut Brouillette has thrown her hat into the ring for the seat, which was recently created.

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Related Topix: Oneida County, NY, Rome, NY

International Society of Automation

Insights May 2014

This week hundreds of educators and professionals from government and public and private industry sectors converged on Washington, DC to attend the US News STEM Solutions National Conference.

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Related Topix: Golden, CO

The Washington Post

Fun KnowMore map of whata s across the ocean if youa re on the beach

This fun map shows you what's across the ocean if you're on the beach . For instance, if you're on the west coast of the U.S., you're across the ocean from either Japan or Russia, depending on whether you're north or south of Tillamook Bay, Oregon .

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Chron

Monkey is third animal to die in UH labs since November

A juvenile rhesus monkey died of dehydration in a cage in a University of Houston lab in June, according to a federal inspection report.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Click2Houston

New UH football stadium gets an official name

The University of Houston is getting a name for its new newly constructed football stadium.

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"It is critical that we have leaders at the helm of our ship who can help shape the future of public media for all of Colorado and beyond,"said Doug Price , c.e.o. of the Rocky Mountain Broadcasting Network , in an announcement.

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Related Topix: Colorado, Journalism

Mon Jul 07, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Jay Freeman Joins Folsom Lake Bank Board

Folsom Lake Bank today announced that Mr. Jay Freeman has joined the Board of Directors of Folsom Lake Bank.

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Related Topix: Folsom, CA, Roseville, CA

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