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  1. A falcon in the air above ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arkansas Online

    NEW YORK -- By rough estimate, I've lived nearly a year in this city, three or four days at a time. But I haven't been in this neighborhood, Morningside Heights, home to Columbia University and Barnard College, in almost 30 years.


  2. Texas taxpayers pay to spin vets in chairRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... known to work. "This study is essentially useless," Dr. Paul Appelbaum, a professor of psychiatry at Columbia University in New York, told The Dallas Morning News and KXAS-TV ( "So if the taxpayers of Texas are out $2 million, ...


  3. Ward/BrumerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Item Extra

    ... relations firm headquartered in Washington, DC. She graduated magna cum laude from Barnard College of Columbia University in New York City. The groom is the son of Arlene Brumer of Beacon Falls, Conn., and the late David Brumer. He is a graduate of ...


  4. Playing politics: Student leader decision to tell all on HKU council's rejection of Johannes Chan's appointment was a poor choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... absolutely "wishful". Academic politics doesn't have a reputation of playing nice to begin with - think Columbia University professor Wallace Stanley Sayre's famous quip: "Academic politics is the most vicious and bitter form of politics, because ...


  5. 4 Steps to Stop Seeking Approval from OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    ... Her advice has been featured in New York Magazine, Fast Company, Inc, and more. She has a Masters from Columbia University and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Psychology from Rutgers University. Get the FREE toolkit thousands of female ...


  6. Things to do in and around GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Greenwich Citizen

    Andrea MacGilpin has been appointed the new director of the Greenwich Education Group's LINKS Academy One-to-One Learning at its Stamford campus. MacGilpin is a licensed clinical social worker who received her MSW from Columbia University School of Social Work.


  7. What's Really Hot on Dating Sites? Proper GrammarRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... snobbery is one of the last permissible prejudices," says John McWhorter, a linguistics professor at Columbia University. "The energy that used to go into open classism and racism now goes into disparaging people's grammar." Mr. Cohen now uses an ...


  8. IPO Lockup Expiration: Virtu FinancialRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... Wharton & Garrison. Mr. Cifu completed his J.D. at Columbia Law School in 1990 and his B.A. from Columbia University in 1987 where he graduated magna cum laude. CFO and EVP Joseph Molluso has been with Virtu Financial since November 2013. Prior to ...


  9. The irreversible damage of Volkswagen's stunning deceitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Salon

    ... emissions by three to five times. Travis Bradford, director of Energy and Environment Concentration at Columbia University, agrees. He argues that a number as high as 40 likely represents a spike while the car is accelerating. It cannot be anywhere ...


  10. Kuala Lumpur marathon cancelled as city turns grey with smog from Indonesian forest firesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... in Kuala Lumpur, which was shrouded in an acrid grey haze from the slash-and-burn fires. Robert Field, a Columbia University scientist based at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, has been quoted by the space agency as saying that a possible ...


  11. Banned Books Week, BustedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... college campuses in some of the most progressive and sophisticated communities in the United States. At Columbia University in Manhattan, for example, Ovid's Metamorpheses has been excluded from the syllabus because of objections about sexual ...


  12. Oct. 8: City leaders, tech experts and entrepreneurs talk about bridging the digital divideRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... community center for older adults. Kamber teaches social entrepreneurship and philanthropy at Columbia University, and is a member of the Working Group on Aging of the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. He also serves on the ...


  13. Kuala Lumpur marathon cancelled as city turns grey with smogRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... in Kuala Lumpur, which was shrouded in an acrid grey haze from the slash-and-burn fires. Robert Field, a Columbia University scientist based at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, has been quoted by the space agency as saying that a possible ...


  14. Why Women Don't Make the First MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... on this idea, but there's also a science behind it. University of Waterloo Jennifer MacGregor along with Columbia University's Justin Cavallo, back in 2011, decided to investigate if they could break the rules by manipulating the sense of control a ...


  15. 80 percent of rural households in Bihar have almost zero access to powerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    ... study by Council on Energy, Environment and Water with the Department of Political Science, Columbia University, US, with support from the Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation. The study has indicated Bihar as the 'worst performing' states, ...


  16. Singapore: Air quality worsens to - very unhealthy' levelRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... on track to become the worst on record, Agence France-Presse reported on Friday, citing Robert Field, a Columbia University scientist based at the Nasa Goddard Institute for Space Studies. Haze conditions in Singapore and southeast Sumatra are at ...


  17. The Arne Duncan era is over - but his noxious policies mean...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Salon

    ... and have previously written two posts for the magazine's blog.) I got my master's degree teaching at Columbia University at Teacher's College. I student-taught 9th and 10th grade at Stuyvesant High School. Then I taught at the Young Woman's ...


  18. Do kids play anymore?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... activities for kids, but balanced with unstructured time without an agenda. Dr. Suniya Luthar's team at Columbia University cautions that problems develop when parents overscrutinize their children's performance in afterschool activities. Consensus ...


  19. FM to address World Bank IMF and G-20 meetings in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Central Chronicle

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will leave on Saturday for a ten-day visit to the United States, to address annual World Bank-International Monetary Fund meetings and later Peru. Mr Jaitley will also deliver a lecture at the Columbia University wherein he will dwell on the reform measures taken by the Modi government.


  20. Lady Gaga's New Video Aims To Break The Silence Of RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... to school for the fall semester, just six months after the incident. From Connecticut College and Columbia University to USC and Fordham University , college students across the country are holding similar protests in show of their support for the ...