Harvard University Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Harvard suspends admissions to graduate theater programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Harvard University's graduate theater program, which is housed within the critically acclaimed American Repertory Theater, will suspend admissions for the next three years. In January, the school suspended admissions for one year after the program received a "failing" grade from the U.S. Department of Education for saddling graduates with an average of $78,000 in debt.


  2. Trends among seniors contributing to historically low for-sale housing inventoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... three-quarters of people age 80 and older still live in their own homes, according to researchers at Harvard University . And, according to a survey by AARP, baby boomers will follow the trend their elders are setting - a 2014 survey by the ...


  3. Wife of Princeton researcher held in Iran urges his releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | India.com

    ... 2003, he said in a speech given to an education agency. He later studied Russian and Eurasia studies at Harvard University, then worked as a Princeton in Asia fellow at the law firm Orrick in Hong Kong in 2008. He quit that position after only a ...


  4. Learning from malariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | New Vision

    ... society. The US took up the cause. A new study , by economists from the University of North Carolina and Harvard University, shows that, if anything, the outcome has been even better than predicted. Up until 2014, the US spent about $3.7 billion to ...


  5. President Pranab Mukherjee Seeks Research Excellence for the Future of Indian UniversitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Newkerala.com

    ... Laureate Professor Amartya Sen, Thomas W. Lamont Professor and Professor of Economics and Philosophy, Harvard University delivered a special address on the occasion. Professor Sen said, "This book is important because of the collaborative efforts of ...


  6. Felicity Jones to star as Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in bioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Felicity Jones is set to star as Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a biopic about the Supreme Court justice's life, The Hollywood Reporter reveals. On the Basis of Sex will be directed by Mimi Leder and follows Ginsburg as she fights for equal rights throughout her entire law career, which began at Harvard University and Columbia Law School and led to Washington.


  7. Modest weight gain in adulthood boosts disease risk, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | South China Morning Post

    ... kilograms by middle age may substantially raise the risk of major illnesses, US researchers said Tuesday. Harvard University scientists found that even modest weight gain in adulthood "was associated with a significantly elevated incidence of a ...


  8. Kalter: Legislative limbo could be 'policy malpractice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Boston Herald

    ... is terrible for markets and terrible for patients," said Katherine Baker, a health economics professor at Harvard University. "It becomes less appealing for insurance companies to participate." Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that he ...


  9. New way found to boost immunity in fight cancer and infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | EurekAlert!

    ... to the CIUSSS-EMTL research team. He was previously a professor at the University of Cambridge and Harvard University. Monika Raab, Yuning Lu, Karsten Kohler, Xin Smith, Klaus Strebhardt & Christopher E. Rudd, "LFA-1 activates focal adhesion kinases ...


  10. Tasty smorgasbord of filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Yahoo!

    ... documentary that explores how Magnus Carlsen rose to become the world chess champion. When he appears at Harvard University in 2013 to face off against 10 of the world's greatest players in simultaneous games he does it blindfolded. The last of the ...


  11. Get ready for your last e-will and testamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | CBS News

    ... accounts and life insurance products can be done electronically," according to Robert Sitkoff of Harvard University and John Langbein of Yale University, both of whom serve on Willing's legal advisory board. "Integrating wills with the death-time ...


  12. Weight gain from early to middle adulthood may increase chronic disease riskRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Xinhuanet

    Weight gain from early adulthood to age 55 may increase the risk of chronic diseases, premature death, and decreased the likelihood of achieving healthy aging, according to a study published Tuesday by the U.S. journal JAMA. "Our study is the first of its kind to systematically examine the association of weight gain from early to middle adulthood with major health risks later in life," said senior author Frank Hu, professor of nutrition and epidemiology and chair of the Department of Nutrition at the Harvard University.


  13. Langley IT professional speaking at HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... computers and technology category, he said. "Being featured as a speaker for the Business Expert Forum at Harvard University is a huge honor," says Coleman. "I'm eager to take part in an event that is designed specifically to bring entrepreneurs ...


  14. Felicity Jones to play Ruth Bader Ginsburg in biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | New York Daily News

    The "Rogue One" star will star as the Supreme Court Justice in the "On the Basis of Sex" biopic, Deadline reported Tuesday. The movie will follow the 84-year-old justice through her entire career, beginning at Harvard University and Columbia Law School.


  15. TUC Radio: Naomi Oreskes: The Scientist as Sentinel (TWO of TWO), Segment 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Oreskes is Professor of the History of Science and Affiliated Professor, Earth and Planetary Sciences at Harvard University. As historian Oreskes showed that in the past scientists did not lose their standing after going public - and she used ...


  16. How China tames dissent on the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Washington Post

    ... Let's get back to China. That country presents an Internet puzzle that was examined by Gary King of Harvard University, Jennifer Pan of Stanford University and Margaret Roberts of the University of California at San Diego. (Their work was ...


  17. CompTIA Unveils Expanded Agenda for ChannelCon OnlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of Orlando, CognitiveScale, Cognoscape, CoreConnex, data.world, Dense Networks, Emerson Hospital, ESET, Harvard University, JMA Wireless, Red Hat, Spiceworks, and Vizias are scheduled to speak during ChannelCon Online. Track4Techs is designed ...


  18. Quantum simulator with 51 qubits is largest everRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | New Scientist

    A team in the US has created a simulator with 51 quantum bits - the largest of its kind so far. Mikhail Lukin at Harvard University announced the achievement on 14 July at the International Conference on Quantum Technologies in Moscow.


  19. Tensions flare as Muskrat Falls protesters block main gateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | CBC News

    ... like fish and seal downstream in Lake Melville, according to a study conducted by researchers from Harvard University. Protesters have been demonstrating for months, demanding Nalcor clear the reservoir of vegetation and topsoil before flooding ...


  20. Wife of Princeton Student 'Unjustly Imprisoned' in Iran Calls for His ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Voice of America

    ... International Committee of the Red Cross in Afghanistan and spent time in Uzbekistan while a student at Harvard University. In addition to Pashto, English and his native Mandarin, Wang is also proficient in Russian and Turkish and was learning Farsi ...