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  1. Mercy Corps Names Former U.S. State Department Senior Official To Public Policy Vice PresidentRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... multiple times in front of key Senate and House committees. Rand holds an undergraduate degree from Harvard University and a Ph.D. from Columbia University's Department of Political Science. She has published extensively on the political ...

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  2. A.G. Derek Schmidt joins others in letter asking insurance industry to help stop opioid epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... where people can drop off unused drugs, Mishler said. It also is funding research on opioid issues at Harvard University and tapping into Blues claims data from across the state to learn about what is going on in the payer market. When asked about ...

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  3. Look to the Many, Not the FewRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Townhall

    A lone protester paced in front of Harvard University's admissions office on a foggy Monday morning. He was peaceful and respectful of people's space and ability to navigate the sidewalks, yet he made his point with a variety of signs he had with him that he interchanged during the day.

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  4. Sally Falk Moore Named 2018 Charles Homer Haskins Prize LecturerRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ACLS is pleased to announce that Sally Falk Moore, legal anthropologist and professor emerita at Harvard University, will deliver the 2018 Charles Homer Haskins Prize Lecture on "A Life of Learning." The lecture will take place on April 27 at the ACLS annual meeting in Philadelpia, PA.

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  5. Names Nantucket Project brings Chelsea Manning, Jennifer Garner, Cynthia NixonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boston.com

    The Nantucket Project, a conference featuring "thinkers and creators," brought a range of personalities to the island over the weekend. Chelsea Manning 's Sunday conversation was the one that made headlines; her talk came days after Harvard University withdrew its invitation for her to be a visiting fellow.

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  6. Sean Spicer's Emmys 2017 Cameo Is What Normalization Looks LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    ... this issue extends beyond critique of an awards show. Spicer's behavior is also being condoned by Harvard University, which earlier this month The context of this week in politics makes Spicer's redemption tour even more egregious. You'll recall ...

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  7. DuVernay, LL Cool J to receive Harvard medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    "Selma" director Ava DuVernay, left, and rapper LL Cool J are among the recipients of Harvard University's 2017 W.E.B. Du Bois medals, which honor those who have made significant contributions to African and African-American history and culture. CAMBRIDGE, Mass.>> "Selma" director Ava DuVernay and rapper LL Cool J are among the recipients of Harvard University's 2017 W.E.B. Du Bois medals honoring those who have made significant contributions to African and African-American history and culture.

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  8. Colleges come to senses the hard wayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Harvard University came under justified attack when it named Chelsea Manning a visiting fellow. Critics asked how Harvard could honor a former U.S. Army officer convicted of leaking 750,000 classified or sensitive documents.

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  9. LifeMine Therapeutics Launches with $55 Million Series A FinancingRead the original story

    Sunday | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... roles as life scientist, entrepreneur, investor, and chief executive. Verdine is Erving Professor at Harvard University and Harvard Medical School and has founded multiple NASDAQ-listed biotech companies including Variagenics, Enanta, Eleven Bio, ...

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  10. BU community optimistic about Kilachand donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily Free Press

    ... other high-ranking research universities such as the local Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. "It shows the university is important not only to teachers students and alumnus," she said, "but it's important to the entire ...

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  11. Several LA-area DACA immigrants among those suing Trump administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    ... of Medicine who is also earning a master of public health degree from the School of Public Health at Harvard University. His family brought him to the U.S. from Thailand when he was 9. • Norma Ramirez is a Ph.D. candidate in clinical ...

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  12. Chelsea Manning denies betraying the U.S., feels like she lives in a 'dystopian novel'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | National Post

    ... Manning's morality than her fashion decisions (she came out as a transgender woman while in prison). And Harvard University has invited her to make a speech there in the future, though the school's relationship with the private was clouded this ...

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  13. The lesson journalists should take away from Spicer's rebrandingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... Winter/Getty Images) Last week was a triumph for the rehabilitation of Sean Spicer's image. On Wednesday, Harvard University announced that he would be a visiting fellow, and later that day, he appeared in a lengthy-and mostly friendly- interview on ...

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  14. Tampa Bay Lightning cut ties with Cam Darcy and Brian HartRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Raw Charge

    ... Bay Lightning. After putting up a combined 229 points in 104 high school games, Hart was set to join Harvard University after being drafted. He went into NCAA as a big-bodied power forward, but failed to dominate in the college ranks. He finished ...

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  15. Harvard's Amanda Gorman first youth poet to open Library of Congress literary seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Boston.com

    US Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman had a conversation with actress and singer-songwriter Cynthia Erivo during the Social Good Summit on Sunday. Harvard University sophomore Amanda Gorman is the first youth poet to open the Library of Congress's literary season, The Harvard Crimson reported.

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  16. Former HUD secretary to advise Harvard on Allston developmentRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Harvard University has appointed Shaun Donovan, former secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development under President Barack Obama, as a senior strategist and adviser on the university's future campus development plans in Allston.

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  17. Nossel: Just how free are we to speak?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... a black-only event on Fox News, saying "you couldn't use your 'white privilege' card to get in." At Harvard University, 10 incoming freshman saw their acceptances revoked after they shared standard-issue offensive memes in a closed Facebook group. ...

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  18. New super-glue inspired by slug slimeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... and deflated tens of thousands of times. (McGill University's Jianyu) Li, who did the research while at Harvard University, and colleagues also tested the glue in live rats with liver lacerations. It stopped the rats' bleeding, and the animals ...

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  19. Sleep most important ingredient of good health, even over diet and exercise, according to scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... and other adverse physical and psychological health issues. For instance, the health expert cited a Harvard University study that demonstrated how foregoing regular daytime naps or siestas may elevate the risk of heart troubles. As part of the ...

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  20. HUBweek 2017: Programming the Future of AI: Ethics, Governance, and JusticeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Harvard University

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 12:00 pm Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University Harvard Law School campus Wasserstein Hall, Milstein East C, Room 2036 RSVP required to attend in person Event will be live webcast at 12:00 pm The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society will host a talk focused on the evolution of artificial intelligence, with a particular emphasis on ethics, governance, and criminal and social justice. Drawing from the research, community building, and educational efforts undertaken as part of our Ethics and Governance of Artificial Intelligence initiative , we will hold a discussion to share and reflect on insights from ongoing activities related to the judiciary and fairness.

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