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  1. CBU tackles the world's problems during hackathonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... working in collaboration with CBU. He's working with an MBA student from CBU and three students from the American University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates. "It's a long 24 hour process and it's really setting expectations for everyone on ...


  2. Armenia Fund Benefactor Gerald Turpanjian To Be Honored At Annual BanquetRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ... heavily on education although it is broad in scope, geography, and beneficiaries. He is a Trustee of the American University of Armenia, where he established the Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis; the center serves as a hub for research on legal ...


  3. Investigative journalist talks media coverage of tobacco industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... He also co-founded the Investigative Reporting Workshop, an investigative news organization based at American University in Washington, D.C., where Lewis is a tenured professor. In the discussion, Lewis expressed frustration with the tendency for ...


  4. Princeton Basketball: Men Fall to Lafayette While Women Use Defense To Top DrexelRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    ... pulled down 11 rebounds for the Tigers, falling one shy of a career best. The Tigers will travel to American University on Sunday, November 23rd as they look to remain undefeated. The game is set to tip off at 7:00. Princeton finished with 17 ...


  5. Lebanon's independence: Reality or dream?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... the creation of a powerful state," Saab said. Imad Salamey, political science professor at the Lebanese American University, said Lebanon had never been


  6. Politics Counts: Obama's Immigration Strategy and Low-Income WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    Dante Chinni writes Politics Counts as a regular Capital Journal feature. Mr. Chinni is the director of the American Communities Project at American University , which examines different types of communities across the U.S. President Barack Obama 's executive action on immigration may strengthen his support among Hispanic voters but hurt him among one of his most reliable blocs, low-income Americans, the latest Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll suggests.


  7. Georgia District Courts Gain Four Judges -- Three in the Northern...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... votes for the two remaining appointees, both of whom were unanimously confirmed. Eleanor Louise Ross (American University, B.A., 1989; University of Houston, J.D., 1994), a DeKalb County State Court judge, becomes the first African-American woman to ...


  8. 'Foreign Victims of America's Wars' DayRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... the most militarily active nation in the world. , David Vines, Associate Professor of Anthropology at American University, notes that the United States "has engaged in aggressive military action in at least 13 countries in the Greater Middle East ...


  9. Author Jill Lepore portrays Wonder Woman as iconographic of women's movementRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    ... his Ph.D. in psychology. He was arrested for fraud and subsequently fired from his teaching position at American University. He had other university positions and was eventually blacklisted from university life after his secret family life became ...


  10. Benefits of Whistleblower Programs Outweigh CostsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... largest award yet. But according to a new study coauthored by Gerald S. Martin , professor of finance at American University's Kogod School of Business , the benefits of whistleblower programs outweigh the costs as whistleblower involvement helps ...


  11. The New Republic Names the Goodest Thinkers of the Past 100 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Gawker

    ... contributors -running alphabetically from Juliet Bellow ("Assistant professor of art history, American University") to Jason Zengerle ("Senior editor, The New Republic"), and including Francis Cardinal George O.M.I. and Patton Oswalt, but not ...


  12. 12:15 Bishkek to discuss historical and cultural relations in Central AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AkiPress

    Bishkek will host the student conference "Central and Inner Asia: Historical and Cultural Ties" on November 22, the Anthropology Department of the American University of Central Asia organizes the event.


  13. Students sue to force Harvard to divest from fossil fuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... universities have refused to do so, including Harvard , Cornell and the University of California. The American University Board of Trustees is expected to consider whether to pull its investments from fossil fuels at its Friday meeting after a ...


  14. Central Washington’s Tovar Sanchez earns GNAC Defensive Lineman of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    ... e. Maxwell had 20 points on 7-of-14 shooting. The Vikings conclude their trip with an exhibition game at American University-Puerto Rico on Saturday.


  15. Har Nof: - Scenic' Home to Families, LearnersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... knee-jerk reaction of Israelis when they hear Har Nof is that it's the Shas crowd," said Dan Arbell, an American University professor who teaches for the school's Center for Israeli Studies. But although the Shas Party represents the Orthodox ...


  16. President Obama Announces More Key Administration PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The White House

    ... Director at the Democratic National Committee from 1995 to 1996. Mr. Butler received a B.A. from American University and a J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law. Dr. Mark R. Rosekind, Nominee for Administrator of the National Highway ...


  17. In food-crazed Lebanon, a war over tainted chicken and messed-up mezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Cod Times

    ... they get food poisoning," said Riham el-Hage, 22, a business student at the Beirut-based Lebanese American University. Fatima Hamdan, 40, a journalist from Beirut, also thinks there's a problem. But she emphasized that it was with hygiene, not ...


  18. 25 years later, the Salvadoran Jesuitsa legacy lives onRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... we also need more economic equality," said Jesuit Father Rodolfo Cardenal, former vice rector of Central American University, site of the 1989 murders. On Nov. 16, 1989, in the midst of the biggest offensive launched by the guerrillas of Farabundo ...


  19. So What Do You Do, Arienne Thompson, Entertainment Reporter at USA Today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | FishBowl

    ... 1982 Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee Education: Bachelor's in history, Notre Dame; master's in journalism, American University Marital status: Engaged Media mentor: Amy Eisman , a journalism professor at American University ("She's someone I always ...


  20. ACADEMIA offers students slew of affordable choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    ... developed a new two-year master's degree in oil and gas. As for the Continuing Education Center at the American University of Beirut, it will soon be announcing the development of oil and gas certificates and diplomas to give students the chance to ...