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VCU receives grant to study molecular marks left by childhood adverse experiences
Virginia Commonwealth University has received a five-year, $3 million grant to study how adverse experiences such as severe illnesses, neglect and maltreatment during childhood leave molecular marks in DNA that predict health risks later in life.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
North Country Now
Clarkson University gives professor lifetime achievement award
Philip K. Hopke, Clarkson University's Bayard D. Clarkson Distinguished Professor received the Chemometrics in Analytical Chemistry Chemometrics Lifetime Achievement Award.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
News 4 Jax
Family: Married 20 years; son, 14, attends Duval County Public Schools. Occupation: Real-estate investment Education: Virginia Commonwealth University a " BS, Business Political Experience: City of Jacksonville Waterways Commission, 2010 to present, Commissioner; Chair Maritime Master Plan Steering Committee, Chair Shellfish Subcommittee, Chair ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New president hits road to get KSU input
Kent State University's new president, Dr. Beverly Warren, wants to know what the public thinks about Northeast Ohio's largest public college.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Cool Like That
Some of the murals painted by outside artists in the Richmond Mural Project succeed in creating conversation and making an impact, such as "Crash Dummies" - by Polish artists Sepe and Chazme, at 918 W. Grace St. For its third year, the Washington-based gallery Art Whino has paired with RVA Magazine to sponsor the Richmond Mural Project.
Letting Go: a $1 Million Look at Forgiveness
Putting a price tag on forgiveness may be impossible, but we now know it costs about $1 million to foster academic research on the subject.
"Meet Me in the Bottom: the Struggle to Reclaim...
In the song "Big Yellow Taxi," Joni Mitchell sings of paving paradise to put up a parking lot.
War in the Kitchen
Guy Ben-Ner's "Soundtrack" marries the sound of Steven Spielberg's "War of the Worlds" to an original, 11-minute domestic drama.
New gifted/advanced studies and fine arts supervisor selected for county schools
Ladona Gorham has been selected as the new supervisor of gifted/talented/advanced studies and fine arts for Fauquier County Public Schools, effective August 1. She has been the division coordinator for gifted education in Culpeper County Public Schools for the past eight years.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
In D.C. area, a troubling string of drownings
A Virginia family is saying goodbye to its little boy, who recently drowned at a community pool in Aquia Harbour.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Newest Cancer Treatment May Already Be In Your Medicine Chest
If you have allergies you may already be using one of two over-the-counter products that were recently successful in cancer studies in mice.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Clarkson professor earns Lifetime Achievement Award
Philip K. Hopke, Clarkson University's Bayard D. Clarkson Distinguished Professor, director of Clarkson's Institute for a Sustainable Environment and director of Clarkson's Center for Air Resources Engineering & Science, has been awarded the 2014 Chemometrics in Analytical Chemistry Chemometrics Lifetime Achievement Award.
Opening ART reception THURSDAY Night at MTSU Todd Art Gallery
The MTSU Todd Art Gallery in partnership with the Murfreesboro City Hall Art Committee invites the public to an opening reception Thursday, July 10, 2014, 5-7 p.m. for the Winner's Invitational Exhibit featuring the awards' recipients from the "Branches of One Tree Rooted in Love" themed art competitions held for the students of Murfreesboro City ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
HOLMBERG: How many offbeat murals are enough for RVA?
Since the beginning of the mural surge in RVA, I've been doing stories, filming, climbing scaffolds, interviewing the local painting stars and the famous ones who have come from around the world to share their art and vision with a town than has appeared stodgy, despite its artsy, edgy rep.
Summerville Journal Scene
Summerville Medical Center's new CEO
Valentine's quiet, personable demeanor belies a smoldering energy and intensity of purpose.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Virginia provides no raises for VCU employees, millions cut
An unexpected $1.5 billion shortfall in Virginia's finances is being felt at Virginia Commonwealth University, with the state cutting funding for employee raises.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
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Dyman Associates Insurance Group of Companies: Tips when considering life insurance
In the event of an untimely death, life insurance can serve as a financial safety net to ensure there's money available to pay for everything from medical bills to a home mortgage and future college education costs.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
One-third of knee replacements may be inappropriate, new study finds
About one-third of knee replacement surgeries in the U.S. were classified as "inappropriate," which is higher than expected, Virginia researchers assert in a new study.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Alchemy Coffee makes transformation to permanent VCU home
Eric Spivack plans to open Alchemy Coffee: The Lab this summer at 814 W. Broad St. inside the future home of the Virginia Commonwealth University arts department .
Artist Hillary Fayle Weaves Incredible Embroidery into Leaves
U.S. Artist Hillary Fayle blows our minds with these ever-so-delicate embroidered leaves .