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  1. Blame chasm between 'haves' and 'have-nots' for education woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Post-Standard

    ... intelligence, and creativity)." A new book, "Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis" by Robert Putnam of Harvard University (author also of "Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community) is a meticulously documented portrait of the ...

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  2. Springer releases new international journal in partnership with Regenerative Engineering SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Medical News

    ... Ph.D., also from the University of Connecticut, and News and Views Editor, Ali Khademhosseini, Ph.D., of Harvard University. "At Springer we are very excited to be working with Dr. Laurencin and his colleagues on this new publication, not only ...

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  3. Comic, Dissident, Harvard ProfessorBy Nancy A. YoussefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Daily Beast

    Rather, the former TV host, often called "the Jon Stewart of Egypt," has transformed himself into an educator as a fellow at Harvard University-and a hilarious, biting "senior Middle East correspondent" for Stewart's Daily Show. In both cases, he makes quips, observations, and incisive commentary about the state of play in the Middle East-each time to an audience that expects an education punctuated with a laugh.

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  4. .com | The ambrumpt time of Helen ZilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | News24

    ... Mazibuko a former Democratic Alliance parliamentary leader who went to study Public Administration at Harvard University to get an dept knowledge of her work, at the end of year 2012 she delivered a motion of no confidence against Jacob Zuma in ...

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  5. Advanced Placement Program - the key to college success in USARead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | PR Log

    ... College Admission Chances: According to William Fitzsimmons, Dean of Admissions & Financial Aid at Harvard University, "one of the best standard predictors of academic success at Harvard is performance on Advanced Placement Examinations." AP classes ...

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  6. Harvard Medics and Million-Dollar Care Are Must-Haves in ChinaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    ... center in China's southern Pearl River Delta region. A decision is expected to be made by June. The Harvard University-linked hospital, which opened in Boston in 1821, has received many offers of Chinese partnerships, said Greg Pauly, acting chief ...

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  7. Microbial Sciences Initiative Aims To Attract UndergraduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Harvard Crimson

    On Friday mornings, a group of faculty from across the sciences congregates in the Harvard University Center for the Environment to share pastries, coffee, and the most intriguing findings on microbial topics. These "Friday Chalk-Talk Breakfasts" are just one piece of the multifaceted program that makes up the Microbial Sciences Initiative.

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  8. The food label mistake that could harm your childRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Fox News

    ... refrigerator at home. Experts say soda is far from the only drink driving this problem. An analysis from Harvard University's Nutrition Source estimates there are 125 calories and 8 grams of sugar in a Capri Sun pouch, for example, and 10 teaspoons ...

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  9. Study finds bias for women, against men, in hiring for science faculty positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | American Thinker

    ... in academia. So entrenched is this dogma that Lawrence Summers was forced out of his job as president of Harvard University for daring to suggest as one possible hypothesis for explaining the dearth of women at the highest levels of mathematics the ...

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  10. The DevOps Edge: Application Performance ManagementRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | InformationWeek

    ... Brothers University in Memphis, TN and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Business Administration at Harvard University in Cambridge MA. He lives in the mountains of Colorado with his wife Terri. Follow Tony on twitter.com @td2926 and connect on ...

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  11. Jerusalem plans international multi-institution fertility and genetics center for cityRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... of the Hebrew University department were among those present. The group met for three days at Harvard University with Prof. Michael Porter of the business school to discuss the strategy for the unique project. Israel has more in-vitro fertilization ...

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  12. Internet Bug Bounty plans rewards for new tools to find vulnerabilitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | ComputerWorld

    ... organizations or cybercriminal groups. Moussouris is scheduled to present research conducted with MIT and Harvard University researchers at the RSA security conference in San Francisco next week. It looks at the motivations behind selling software ...

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  13. Gonzaga Visiting Writers: Michael GurianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Spokane 7

    ... taught at Gonzaga, Eastern Washington University, and Ankara University. His speaking engagements include Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, Stanford University, Macalester College, University of Colorado, University of Missouri-Kansas ...

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  14. Mark B. Jinks Appointed Alexandria City ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Patch.com

    ... He is an alumnus of executive education programs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, the University of Virginia, and Syracuse University. Jinks has taught public finance and budgeting at universities in the United ...

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  15. Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock go back to basics in return to UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... says in his introduction to Hancock's lecture, "The Ethics of Jazz" through the Norton Lectures series at Harvard University, "In the musical field alone, (Hancock) has ventured from post-bop to hip-hop, funk to film soundtracks, Miles Davis to Joni ...

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  16. Harvard welcomes noted racketeer Steven Donziger to discuss Chevron ShakedownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Hot Air

    Harvard University may be sending a none too subtle message regarding their feelings about capitalism and successful businesses in America. They are hosting a panel discussion event this weekend with the innocent sounding name, Insider perspectives and implications for the future of transnational corporate liability .

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  17. this Piece Makes an Excellent Point: Are Harvard, Yale, and Stanford ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Instapundit

    ... top 10 schools in terms of assets have about $180 billion of that total, one-fifth of all the holdings. Harvard University alone has a $35 billion endowment. None of that money, nor the gains on it - which at the top schools were about 16 percent ...

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  18. RedlandsREDLANDS: Esri's Dangermonds receive Audubon MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... studied landscape architecture and urban planning at Cal Poly Pomona, the University of Minnesota and Harvard University. It now has 350,000 clients, including 11,000 nongovernmental organizations, and partnerships with several groups such as the ...

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  19. Harvard's $36 billion endowment may have a 100-million-ton carbon footprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Mashable

    A new report released Tuesday finds that Harvard University's $36 billion endowment - the largest in the world - may finance more than 100 million tons of "potential carbon dioxide emissions." If considered as a fossil fuel company itself, Harvard would rank as number 88 of the top 100 companies as ranked by their potential carbon emissions, the report finds.

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  20. Mural Speaks! Project Needs TranslatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... about 140 languages and dialects spoken in the city right now. To celebrate these differences, a man at Harvard University decided to create a Spoken Mural at Meldrum Park. "In about a year from now, I know it sounds like a long time away. We will ...

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