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23 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

University of San Francisco seeks Staff Psychologist

Provide brief therapy to a culturally diverse student population, with a focus on the Chinese international population.

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Related Topix: Psychology, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Science

Yesterday | SFGate

What to wear for an earthquake

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Entertainment

Thu Aug 28, 2014

CrimProf Blog

Villalobos, Davis & Leo on Honest False Testimony Regarding Sexual Offenses

J. Guillermo Villalobos , Deborah Davis and Richard A. Leo have posted Honest False Testimony in Allegations of Sexual Offences ) on SSRN.

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Related Topix: University of Nevada-Reno

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Daily Kos

LAX: Boarding for Berlin is Bittersweet for this Dad

Today I boarded my 19 year old daughter on a flight to Berlin to study abroad for her Junior year.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

CBS Local

Examining Racial Progress In The U.S.

As the nation has watched the last two weeks of grief, outrage and sometimes violent clashes in Ferguson, Missouri over the police shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown, there's been a push to re-examine whether racial progress has really been achieved in America, even with the election of a two-term black president.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO

Voice of America

US Journalist Held in Syria Freed

American freelance journalist Peter Theo Curtis was freed Sunday by the Islamist group Jabhat al-Nusra, who had held him captive for nearly two years in Syria.

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Related Topix: University of Denver, Israel, World News, Middle East, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, John Kerry, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics

Sun Aug 24, 2014

CBS Local

Author Dan Horn Discusses New Book, 'Anointed Moments'

Horn says "Anointed Moments" tells a true story of the transformation of two struggling Catholic schools in Los Angeles into nationally-recognized institutions.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Fri Aug 22, 2014

San Francisco Chronicle

Mayor Ed Lee not Mr. Nice Guy around City Hall anymore

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Thu Aug 21, 2014

SFGate

'A Personal History of the Classroom,' by Lewis Buzbee

"Nostalgia isn't what it used to be," Peter DeVries once quipped. But, as Lewis Buzbee , a writer of children's books who teaches at the University of San Francisco , demonstrates, it can serve a useful purpose.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Reporter

Vacaville school board to appoint new trustee tonight

Trustees will select one of two candidates, Michael Stover and Nolan Sullivan, who submitted applications to replace Jerry Eaton.

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Related Topix: Vacaville, CA, Solano County, CA, Yolo County, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Missourian

Patricia "Dale" Oberer, May 16, 1937 - Aug. 17, 2014, of Columbia

She graduated from University of Missouri with a Bachelors in General Studies and a Master of Arts in Journalism.

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Related Topix: Missouri, Columbia, MO, University of Missouri, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Russia Travel, Europe Travel, San Francisco, Russia Travel, San Francisco Travel

Forbes.com

IBM Smarter PlanetVoice: How California Is Transforming Services For Its Citizens

All across the United States, state and municipal governments have suffered through a period of belt tightening unmatched since the Great Depression.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, IBM, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, UC Berkeley

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sisters celebrate calls to serve

If the word "nun" conjures up a woman in full habit, leading a quiet life of prayer, Sisters Suzanne Ensiminger and Maureen Brown quickly dispel that image.

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Related Topix: University City (San Diego, CA), San Diego, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Forbes.com

IBM Smarter PlanetVoice: How California Is Transforming Services For Its Citizens

All across the United States, state and municipal governments have suffered through a period of belt tightening unmatched since the Great Depression.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, IBM, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, UC Berkeley

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Courier

Battle of Ballarat Bulge to begin

The Ballarat Community and Workplace Health and Wellness Intervention Study aims to improve workplace and community health through fitness and incentive programs.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

SFGate

Bay Area visual arts picks, Aug. 14

BigPicture: The California Academy of Sciences' first major photo show includes 45 works by nature and conservation photographers from around the world, illustrating and celebrating the diversity of life on Earth.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA

Switched

Internet Use May Reduce Cognitive Decline

Turns out, your smartphone isn't so bad for you after all. In fact, it may help protect your brain against age-related cognitive decline .

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News10.net

Full demolition for downtown arena starts

Full demolition for downtown arena starts Full demolition for the downtown entertainment and sports complex is slated to start Wednesday morning.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Oakland Post

Poet and Glide Foundation President Janice Mirikitani to Teach at USF

Janice Mirikitani, San Francisco's second poet laureate and co-founding president of the Glide Foundation, has been named Diversity Scholar Visiting Professor at the University of San Francisco .

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Russia Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, San Francisco, Russia Travel, San Francisco Travel, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Arts, Poetry

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Business Journal

Fr. Paul Fitzgerald - USF's 21st century answer to Boys Town's Fr. Flanagan?

Rough-and-tumble worked for Fr. Edward Flanagan, portrayed in the movie "Boys Town" by Spencer Tracy.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Musical Movies, San Francisco, Spencer Tracy, Celebrities, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

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