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  1. Black churches can make a difference in young livesRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... contributions of the black church. Sam Freedman, a New York Times columnist and journalism professor at Columbia University, said at my 25th reunion last month that "the black church is the most important institution in the black community." That ...

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  2. Beware the hamstring injury, tormentor of Chris Paul and many othersRead the original story

    55 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... to beat a throw to first. These days, hamstrings account for 29% of all athletic injuries, a study by Columbia University's department of orthopedic surgery found. Michael Vick, Lionel Messi, LeBron James have all struggled with strains and tears. ...

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  3. Are Modi's Twitter Follower Numbers 'Boosted'?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Forbes.com

    ... ranging from The New York Times to The Vancouver Sun. I have a masters degree in journalism from Columbia University and a masters degree in communication from the University of Madras. I am based in Chennai. You can connect with me on Twitter ...

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  4. Western Scholars Urge Abe to - Act Boldly' in Addressing HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... emeritus of history at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Carol Gluck , professor of history at Columbia University; and Ronald Dore, honorary fellow at the London School of Economics. They said the problems of historical interpretation ...

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  5. Bacchanal receives allocation of over $207,000 at F@CURead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Columbia Spectator

    The Bacchanal Committee must work with a cap of $75,000 to hire an artist for next year's concert and a budget of just over $207,700 for the whole event after its budget was determined during this year's Funding at Columbia University event. F@CU is an annual event during reading week each spring at which the current and incoming presidents and vice presidents of finance from the four undergraduate student councils decide how much funding to allocate to various governing boards.

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  6. New Hyde Park Dental Practice Launches New WebsiteRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Leap

    ... experience. After receiving his undergraduate degree from Stony Brook University, he then went on to Columbia University College of Dental Medicine where he obtained his dental degree in 1993. For more information about North Island Dental Arts, ...

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  7. Mental disorders don't predict future violence, study suggestsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Daily

    ... Elkington, study first author and an assistant professor of clinical psychology in psychiatry at Columbia University Medical School and New York Psychiatric Institute. "We must improve how we address multiple problems -- including violent behavior ...

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  8. 7:21:07, May 6th 2015 - Livin' the dream - Consider the source. He...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Fillmore County Journal

    ... these magic papers", i.e.. college degrees. YES, I can believe that!! President Obama has a degree from Columbia University, a degree from the Harvard Law School, was President of the Harvard Law Review, taught constitutional law, worked as a ...

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  9. Using a smartphone microscope to detect parasites in bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Missourian

    ... remote villages, he added. It's the latest in a string of attempts to harness smartphones as mini-labs. Columbia University scientists recently created a device powered by a smartphone to detect signs of HIV and syphilis in blood, pilot-testing the ...

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  10. 3British newspaper front pages reveal just how divided and bitter the election has becomeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... affairs for The Washington Post. Originally from London, he studied at the University of Manchester and Columbia University.

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  11. Obama Critic: I Can Prove IRS 'Targeted Me' for My PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News Max

    ... Story continues below video. Root, an author and radio talk show host who was a classmate of Obama at Columbia University in New York, said the files he sued for also show that a Democratic U.S. senator - not named in the documents - was involved. ...

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  12. Courtney Reum Appointed to Advisory Board of Native State FoodsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... Courtney grew up in Chicago and holds a B.A. with distinction (Economics and Philosophy) from Columbia University in New York and is an alumni of Harvard Business School. Courtney will join Dan MacCombie (Co-Founder & CEO of Runa) and Tim Avila ...

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  13. Marissa Mayer and MaVeNS Are Just Old Wine In New BottlesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm the Founder and Managing Partner of Ironfire Capital LLC, which runs a tech-focused hedge fund and angel fund. I did a Ph.D. in Management at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business in New York, with a specialization in Strategic Management.

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  14. Candy Chang speaks at CoAS fifth annual distinguished lecture seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Triangle

    ... she wanted to have more control of her projects. She received a masters degree in urban planning from Columbia University. Chang was inspired to do so because she saw how large an effect community involvement could have. Some of her other projects ...

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  15. HEALTHBEAT: Smartphone turned into video microscope to target diseases in hard-to-reach areasRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... remote villages, he added. It's the latest in a string of attempts to harness smartphones as mini-labs. Columbia University scientists recently created a device powered by a smartphone to detect signs of HIV and syphilis in blood, pilot-testing the ...

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  16. Link About It: Honest Empathy Cards by Emily McDowellRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cool Hunting

    ... job interview, a great first impression is always top priority and, according to science, it should be. Columbia University researcher and author Heidi Grant Halvorson explains that nailing a first impression comes down to displaying two things: ...

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  17. Greenberg Appointed To West Hartford School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Greenberg, a professor at Trinity College , was selected to fill a vacancy left by Democrat Jillian Gilchrest, who resigned in March. Greenberg will serve the remainder of Gilchrest's term through Nov. 17. She graduated from Princeton University before going on to receive her doctorate from Columbia University , and serves as the Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of History at Trinity College in Hartford.

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  18. Bill Clinton admits his presidency contributed to mass incarcerationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... capture the White House in the early '90s. In late April, she gave a speech on criminal justice at Columbia University . I saw how families could be and were torn apart by excessive incarceration. I saw the toll on children growing up in homes ...

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  19. Full Cast Set for New Futuristic Musical R/EVOLUTION, Beginning 5/28Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Fiction with Gay Positive Characters. Founder and Executive Director of Pen Parentis, she holds a Columbia University MFA. Also a working AEA and SAG/AFTRA actress she is currently the Lithuanian voice of OnStar. www.mmdevoe.com Twitter: @mmdevoe ...

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  20. Barack 'O'Bama' and His Irish-American AdvisersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... He would have begun by marveling that so few had even noticed it. Stephen Sestanovich, a professor at Columbia University and senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations , is the author of "Maximalist: America in the World From Truman to ...

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