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5 hrs ago | Mashable

Tips and Tricks for the Skype Job Interview

Business school career centers have long prepared students for job interviews, but now they have a new platform to contend with.

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Related Topix: University of Rochester

13 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Technique to draw molecules from live cells using magnetic...

University of Houston researchers have devised a new method for extracting molecules from live cells without disrupting cell development, work that could provide new avenues for the diagnosis of cancer and other diseases.

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Related Topix: Texas

Mon Jul 21, 2014

CultureMap

Houston is the land of opportunity for science, technology and math nerds

Math and science nerds may not have been the most popular in high school, but their passions are paying off.

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Houston Chronicle

UH architecture students look to design for building healthy communities

These images illustrate some of the designs proposed by architecture students from the University of Houston who ventured into several Houston neighborhoods to learn about the challenges facing those areas and pose potential solutions.

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Related Topix: Magnolia Park, TX

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Concord Monitor

On the Move: Bird photography is a rewarding retirement hobby

Retired and in mid-70s, clinical psychologist Udo Rauter has become an avid birder and an avid photographer of birds, two hobbies that evolved from different beginnings.

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Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Psychology, Science, Pennsylvania

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Bay Area Observer

UHCL Staff Member Performs With Rare Bass Guitar

University of Houston-Clear Lake Maintenance Assistant Gabriel Galvan rocks out at UHCL events and 8-Trax band performances with a rare 1962 Vintage Hofner Deluxe Violin Bass Guitar.

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KLTV Tyler

University of Houston targeting East Texas in recruiting

The University of Houston was in Kilgore on Thursday for its football camp, and the Cougars are establishing a report with East Texas players.

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Related Topix: Tyler, TX, Health

Houston Chronicle

Analysis shows GOP groupsa endorsement success rates

Empower Texans, a conservative group headed by activist Michael Quinn Sullivan , had a 98 percent success rate with its endorsements in this cycle's primaries and runoffs, according to a new analysis from a University of Houston professor.

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Related Topix: Texas, US News, Tea Party, Rick Perry, US Governors

Silicon Alley Insider

The US Purposefully Created As Much Uncertainty As Possible About How ...

The logo of Russia's top crude producer Rosneft is seen on a price information board of a gasoline station in Moscow.

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Related Topix: US Treasury, US News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

MyHighPlains.com

Abbott Stands By Transparency Record Some Say is Mixed

Ask Texas Attorney General and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Greg Abbott about his record on providing the public greater access to government records and he will tell you it is one worth bragging about.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Healthcare Law, Law

EurekAlert!

University of Houston researchers create new method to draw molecules from live cells

A. An external magnetic field drives magnetic carbon nanotubes toward a cell cultured on a polycarbonate filter.

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Related Topix: Texas

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Bandera County Courier

Bandera ISD superintendent to speak at RLAT

Bandera Independent School District Superintendent Regina Howell will hold a town meeting hosted by the Ranchers and Landowners Association of Texas .

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Bandera, TX, Bandera County, TX

Final Call

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin sentenced

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin who navigated the city through the tumultuous Hurricane Katrina in 2005 was sentenced July 9 to ten years of imprisonment for public corruption.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Prison, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, William Jefferson, Democrat, Federal Prisons

The Washington Post

Even Google has abandoned its fight against the trolls

In an attempt to purge trolls and spammers from YouTube's notorious comments sections, Google introduced a radical policy last fall : Starting in November, all YouTube comments were linked to the commenter's Google+ profile.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Sports

Hospitality Net

NBA Hall-of-Famer and Philanthropist David Robinson Welcomes 2014 Admiral Hospitality Scholars

University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management 229 C. N. Hilton Hotel and College Houston, TX 77204-3028 United States Tollfree: 1 - 800 - HILTONS Visit Website A select group of local high school students will have a unique opportunity to pursue degrees and careers in hospitality-and spend quality time with NBA ... (more)

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Houston Symphony Chorus to host new choral director in the fall

The Houston Symphony recently announced that its choral counterpart, the all-volunteer Houston Symphony Chorus, will have a new director in the fall of 2014.

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Related Topix: Arts, Symphony

Mon Jul 14, 2014

KTRH-AM Houston

Obama Administration Revises Immigration Estimates

The Obama Administration is trying to downplay the flood of illegal immigrants coming across the border.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, Family, Kids

Sun Jul 13, 2014

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

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