Brandeis University Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Trump's Inaction Is to Blame for Opiate Overdoses Spiking by 30 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | The New York Observer

    ... fire department and watching it burn down," Dr. Andrew Kolodny, co-director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University, told NPR. Kolodny's analogy is good, but it doesn't go far enough. It's not even clear that Trump has a fire department ...

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  2. Gig Economy Renews Debate Over Whether Contractors Are Really WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... by misclassifying workers as independent contractors, says David Weil, dean of the Heller School at Brandeis University. "Businesses can get all the benefits of closely controlling everything that happens in the delivery of a service or the creation ...

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  3. Jump In Overdoses Shows Opioid Epidemic Has WorsenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... to the opioid addiction epidemic," says Dr. Andrew Kolodny , co-director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University. "It is concerning that 20 years into this epidemic, it is still getting worse. The number of Americans experiencing opioid ...

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  4. Jump In Overdoses Shows Opioid Epidemic Has WorsenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... to the opioid addiction epidemic," says Dr. Andrew Kolodny , co-director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University. "It is concerning that 20 years into this epidemic, it is still getting worse. The number of Americans experiencing opioid ...

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  5. Mass Innovation Nights Showcases Startups at Brandeis UniversityRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2018 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Massachusetts' leading monthly new product showcase event, will help launch 12 new products at Brandeis University's Gosman Sports and Convocation Center in Waltham, MA. Mass Innovation Nights will be held on Wednesday, March 14, 2018.

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  6. Trump Administration Increases Pressure on Opioid-MakersRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2018 | National Journal

    ... Laura Epstein said. Andrew Kolodny, codirector of the Opioid Policy Research Collaborative at Brandeis University, said it makes sense for the DOJ to step in. "The states are dealing with a very expensive problem," he said. "The damages that the ...

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  7. Lemony Snicket Replaced By Anita Hill As Wesleyan Commencement SpeakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Forward

    ... families and the celebration of graduation." Snicket will be replaced with Anita Hill, a professor at Brandeis University best known for accusing Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas of sexual misconduct in 1991. Hill was already slated to receive ...

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  8. New York-based artist Jennifer Packer's first solo museum exhibition on view at the Rose Art MuseumRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2018 | Art Daily

    The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University is presenting Jennifer Packer: Tenderheaded, the New York-based artistA's first solo museum exhibition, March 2 A- July 8, 2018. Based in observation, improvisation, and memory, this selection of recent work by Packer presents paintings of funerary bouquets and intimate portraits.

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  9. Social Inequality Will Not Be Solved By an AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Wired

    ... Design . Furthermore, the gap between Black and White wealth has become so acute that a recent report by Brandeis University found that this gap quadrupled between 1984 and 2007, making Whites five times richer than Blacks in the US. This is not the ...

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  10. MSU to host 'Mutual Muses' exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum, the Guggenheim Museum of New York, the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University, the New Jersey State Museum at Trenton and other museums throughout the world. As a boy, Seawright discovered machine tools ...

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  11. Fitchburg's Dean Tran continues to defy odds as freshman senatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... moved to Fitchburg, where he now lives with his wife, Kerry, and four children. After graduating from Brandeis University, he pursued a career in software development. Mr. Tran says his experience managing people on three different continents ...

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  12. At summer day camps, 'fun' Hebrew immersion program catches onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... settings in the 1980s. It was adapted for Hebrew language instruction in the early '90s by a team at Brandeis University and implemented under the leadership of Vardit Ringvald, then director of the Hebrew language program at the Boston-area school. ...

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  13. OxyContin maker will stop promoting opioids to doctorsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2018 | Chronicle Newspaper

    ... drug continued to rack up blockbuster sales. Dr. Andrew Kolodny, director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University and an advocate for stronger regulation of opioid drug companies, said Purdue's decision is helpful, but it won't make a major ...

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  14. Author cancels graduation speech amid harassment allegationsRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2018 | Boston.com

    ... Court nominee Clarence Thomas sexually harassed her while he was her boss. She is now a professor at Brandeis University and already was scheduled to receive an honorary degree at Wesleyan's commencement. Handler is best known for writing the ...

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  15. Kentucky House votes to tax opioids to close budget gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... help reduce aggressive prescribing," said Dr. Andrew Kolodny, director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University and an expert advising the court in lawsuits against pharmaceutical companies. "Right now it is too cheap and easy to give a ...

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  16. Author cancels graduation speech amid harassment allegations Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Fox 23

    ... Court nominee Clarence Thomas sexually harassed her while he was her boss. She is now a professor at Brandeis University and already was scheduled to receive an honorary degree at Wesleyan's commencement. "Daniel Handler has chosen to withdraw as ...

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  17. Author Daniel Handler cancels graduation speech amid harassment allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... Court nominee Clarence Thomas sexually harassed her while he was her boss. She is now a professor at Brandeis University and already was scheduled to receive an honorary degree at Wesleyan's commencement. "Daniel Handler has chosen to withdraw as ...

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  18. 'Friends' & 'Grace And Frankie' Co-Creator And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Ms. Kauffman is an Emmy and Golden Globe-winning television writer, producer and showrunner. Having earned her BA in Theater Arts at Brandeis University , Kauffman and then-writing partner David Crane - whom she met at Brandeis - got their big break in the early 1990s after two of their television pilots were greenlit, including Dream On and The Powers That Be .

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  19. Fomer Prep Basketball Stars Amber Melgoza, Camila Casanueva Earn College HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Noozhawk

    Amber Melgoza, a Santa Barbara High alum and a sophomore at the University of Washington, was named to the Pac 12 All Conference team. Camila Casanueva, a 2017 Dos Pueblos graduate playing at Division 3 Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass., was honored as the Rookie of the Year in the University Athletic Association and selected honorable mention all conference.

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  20. XQs XII - A Conversation with Harleen SinghRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Chapati Mystery

    We thank Swarnim Khare for conducting this interview. Previously: I , II , III , IV , V , VI , VII , VIII , IX , X , XI .] Harleen Singh is Associate Professor of South Asian Literature and Women's Studies at Brandeis University.

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