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  1. Winfrey, Belafonte to be honored by HarvardRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Oprah Winfrey and Harry Belafonte are among those scheduled to receive a W.E.B Du Bois Medal from Harvard University. The Du Bois Medal is Harvard's highest honor in the field of African and African American Studies.

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  2. Cricket team falls twice in return to league playRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Tech

    MIT resumed its American College Cricket league campaign on Sept. 14 via back-to-back away games against Harvard University.

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  3. Pardee school launches first MOOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Free Press

    ... that we in the U.S. and really the whole world are now in the center of." In May 2013, BU joined Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to offer courses online through edX, a digital learning platform. BU President Robert ...

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  4. 'Food Better' Campaign Kicks OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Harvard Crimson

    The Food Better campaign kicked off its inaugural year with a presentation at the Harvard Community Garden Monday, one of a week-long series of events designed to improve student awareness on all issues related to food. This partnership between Harvard University Dining Services, the Harvard Office for Sustainability, and the Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic is part of a push by the broader Harvard community to increase and consolidate discussion on food and diet.

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  5. Venezuela's $5.3 Billion Default Anxiety Eases With CitgoRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... to 11.3 percent this quarter, the data show. With foreign-currency reserves close to an 11-year low and Harvard University economist Ricardo Hausmann questioning its decision to pay bondholders as billions of dollars of arrears fuel record ...

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  6. Dung beetle Ig winner hailed in his home countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Improbable Research

    ... of Animals, Plants and Environmental Sciences. Last year he won the Ig Nobel Prize, awarded every year at Harvard University in recognition of illustrious (and often eccentric) people whose research first makes one laugh, then makes one think. Byrne ...

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  7. Squamish oceanfront hooks tenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Squamish Chief

    ... plans to use the property as its first test site for the company's potentially groundbreaking technology. Harvard University David Keith professor founded Carbon Engineering five years ago. Its investors includes some heavy hitters, such as ...

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  8. Twin stages for maths pioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    He always cherished a dream to study in Cambridge but finances stopped him. Now, his Super 30 initiative has made space for Anand Kumar to deliver lectures at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University in US.

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  9. Familiar faces, 1 newcomer vying for trio of open Bangor City Council seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bangor Daily News

    ... the trend of layoffs and tax hikes aimed at stabilizing the budget. Sprague, a Bangor High School and Harvard University graduate, has served as council chairman for the past year . After the next members of the council are elected and sworn in, the ...

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  10. Obituary: Carol J. PettiboneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... of Washington. Following graduation, she moved to Arlington where she worked for more than 40 years at Harvard University as a Dietitian and Department Head. Carol was survived by her nephew Eugene B. Warnick and brother-in-law Harold Warnick. To a ...

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  11. 'Frenemy' in Parkinson's disease takes to crowdsourcingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    ... brake, helping to prevent unrestricted firing by neurons. Precisely how, though, was a mystery. Then Harvard University researchers reported in a recent study that alpha-synuclein self-assembles multiple copies of itself inside neurons, upending an ...

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  12. A 'frenemy' in Parkinson's disease takes to crowdsourcingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... brake, helping to prevent unrestricted firing by neurons. Precisely how, though, was a mystery. Then Harvard University researchers reported in a recent study that alpha-synuclein self-assembles multiple copies of itself inside neurons, upending an ...

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  13. City of Havelock names new police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WCTI

    ... Management Institute of Policing in Boston, and the JFK School of Government Leadership Course from Harvard University. He has a bachelor's degree from Florida International University in Criminal Justice and a master's degree from the American ...

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  14. How Stable is Your Rothko?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Barron's

    ... It's a key bit of information you need to have before making a major purchase. Consider what happened to Harvard University. In 1962, five Mark Rothko panels were commissioned by the university and hung in Harvard's Holyoke Center. The murals were ...

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  15. What I Learned About Afghan Politics by Selling RugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Atlantic

    ... pet seller and the author of the memoir A Fort of Nine Towers . He holds a Scholars at Risk Fellowship at Harvard University .

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  16. A "Frenemy" in Parkinson's Disease Takes to CrowdsourcingRead the original story

    Monday | Newswise

    ... brake, helping to prevent unrestricted firing by neurons. Precisely how, though, was a mystery. Then Harvard University researchers reported in a recent study that alpha-synuclein self-assembles multiple copies of itself inside neurons, upending an ...

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  17. 7 Ways Successful and Fulfilled People Think DifferentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... mind about stress, you change your body's response to stress. Another study comes from Matthew Nock of Harvard University and Wendy Berry Mendes of the University of California. Participants were given three minutes to prepare, then deliver, a ...

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  18. Ryder Cup: Five things we learned from GleneaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KSBW-TV

    ... of it than the players did, but the opportunity to tap into his well of knowledge, now being utilized by Harvard University in his role as a lecturer, would have been invaluable. The world No. 1 was certainly smitten, Rory McIlroy saying: "I didn't ...

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  19. On Native GroundIT'S August, and War Clouds Gather. What Can We do?Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... Chief of Correspondents, Randolph T. Holhut, holds an M.P.A. from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and has been an award-winning journalist in New England for more than 30 years. He edited "The George Seldes Reader" (Barricade ...

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  20. On Native GroundTHANKS. PETERead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... Chief of Correspondents, Randolph T. Holhut, holds an M. P.A .from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and has been an award-winning journalist in New England for more than 30 years. He edited "The George Seldes Reader" (Barricade ...

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