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  1. Bars Celebrating Historic Same-Sex Supreme Court Ruling with CocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Forbes.com

    I am a Chicago-based freelance writer, covering cocktails, food, travel, and adventures of all kinds. My work has appeared in USA Today Travel, Fortune.com and Midwest Living.

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  2. Creative Group Appoints John Udelhofen as Senior Vice President, Financial ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Creative Group, Inc., a performance improvement company, today announced that effective immediately, John Udelhofen will become the company's senior vice president, financial services. "John's entrepreneurial spirit and expertise in building companies will further fuel our ongoing growth," said Janet Traphagen, Creative Group president.

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  3. U of IL Dentistry Students Honored in Public Health DentistryRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | PR Log

    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry students Laura Douglas and Somayeh Jahedi were honored by the American Association of Public Health Dentistry. PRLog - June 26, 2015 - CHICAGO -- An abstract entry by University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry students Laura Douglas and Somayeh Jahedi, "Achieving Optimal Oral Health for Special Needs Individuals in Chicago," was awarded Honorable Mention in the Predoctoral Dental Student Merit Award category for Outstanding Achievement in Community Dentistry by the American Association of Public Health Dentistry .

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  4. U of IL Dentistry Student Nisha Garg Named Schweitzer FellowRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 26, 2015 - CHICAGO -- University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry Student Nisha Garg recently was named an Albert Schweitzer Fellow. Schweitzer Fellows spend a year working to address barriers that impact the health of underserved communities and develop lifelong leadership skills.

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  5. Researchers Uncover Epigenetic Switches that Turn Stem Cells into Blood Vessel CellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Bioscience Technology

    Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have identified a molecular mechanism that directs embryonic stem cells to mature into endothelial cells -- the specialized cells that form blood vessels. Understanding the processes initiated by this mechanism could help scientists more efficiently convert stem cells into endothelial cells for use in tissue repair, or for engineering blood vessels to bypass blockages in the heart.

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  6. Dr. Amanda Cooper: A People on the Move spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Journal

    Dr. Amanda Cooper has joined Madison Medical Affiliates as a dermatologist, accepting patients at Columbia St. Mary's Germantown Clinic and Seton Professional Building, Mequon. Dr. Cooper answered a few questions for the Milwaukee Business Journal.

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  7. What Life Is Like With A Disfigured FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Huffington Post

    In a world obsessed with beauty, living with a facial disfigurement can be hard. Neil Steinberg explores the past and present to find out what it's like to look different.

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  8. Creative Group Appoints John Udelhofen as Senior Vice President, Financial ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | PRWeb

    Creative Group, Inc., a performance improvement company, today announced that effective immediately, John Udelhofen will become the company's senior vice president, financial services. "John's entrepreneurial spirit and expertise in building companies will further fuel our ongoing growth," said Janet Traphagen, Creative Group president.

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  9. UIC researchers identify molecular mechanism that directs embryonic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Medical News

    Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have identified a molecular mechanism that directs embryonic stem cells to mature into endothelial cells -- the specialized cells that form blood vessels. Understanding the processes initiated by this mechanism could help scientists more efficiently convert stem cells into endothelial cells for use in tissue repair, or for engineering blood vessels to bypass blockages in the heart.

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  10. 'Korean Evangelicals on Steroids'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Christianity Today

    A couple times a week, a Korean man would approach me with a broad smile and invite me to study the Bible. I had no idea that he was among hundreds of Korean missionaries spanned across college campuses trying to win the country for Christ.

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  11. State Tobacco Control Program Spending - United States, 2011Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Evidence-based, statewide tobacco control programs that are comprehensive, sustained, and accountable reduce smoking rates and tobacco-related diseases and deaths . States that made larger investments in tobacco prevention and control have seen larger declines in cigarettes sales than the United States as a whole , and the prevalence of smoking has declined faster as spending for tobacco control programs has increased .

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  12. Facial Discrimination - Why Disfigurement Can Be So UnsettlingRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Scientific Blogging

    "Take your ear off for me, please," Rosie Seelaus says to Randy James, who is sitting on a black exam chair in a special room designed for viewing colours in the Craniofacial Center on the Near West Side of Chicago. He reaches up and detaches his right ear, which she created for him out of silicone seven years before.

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  13. Pharmacy deserts and the myth of accessible medicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    More than two-weeks after protests erupted in Baltimore surrounding the death of Freddie Gray, many pharmacies in inner-city Baltimore remained closed or were operating under limited hours, disrupting access to essential medications for many residents; three of them are still closed today . People, predominantly poor minorities, relying on these local, mostly retail, pharmacies to fill their prescription medications, suddenly found that their medicines were out of reach.

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  14. MTA/RTA Hires India Birdsong as COORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Mass Transit

    On June 24, the Nashville MTA and the Regional Transportation Authority announced India Birdsong has been hired as the new chief operating officer for the transit agencies. Birdsong comes to Nashville from the Chicago Transit Authority where she was most recently senior manager of bus supervision and instruction for the central region.

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  15. Shepherd names interim presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Martinsburg Journal

    "Shepherd University contracted with the Registry for College and University Presidents to provide recommendations for interim candidates from a pool of highly qualified individuals who have served in leadership roles in higher education and are prepared to serve as interims," said Dr. Marcia Brand, chair-elect of the Shepherd University Board of Governors and chair of the Presidential Search Committee. "Dr. Manning was among those who responded to their solicitation and who expressed an interest in serving as our interim president."

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  16. Women's basketball welcomes Tiffany Sardin to coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Daily Free Press

    The Boston University women's basketball team announced the addition of former University of Illinois at Chicago assistant coach Tiffany Sardin to the Terrier coaching staff on Tuesday. "We are so excited for the arrival of Tiffany and the experience she brings to our program," said BU coach Katy Steding in a press release from BU Athletics.

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  17. Report indicates recycling workers injured at twice the rate of average workersRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    A new study, "Safe & Sustainable Recycling: Protecting Workers who Protect the Planet," by environmental, occupational safety and community benefits experts in collaboration with researchers at the University of Illinois School of Public Health finds that recycling work is unnecessarily hazardous to workers' health and safety. From 2011 to 2013, 17 recycling workers died on the job in the U.S. People in this occupation are more than twice as likely to be injured at work as the average worker, the study adds.

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  18. Atlas of older brains could help diagnosis of Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A digital map of the ageing brain could aid the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders in older people, a study suggests. The atlas created using images from MRI scans of older people could aid diagnosis by comparing the patients' scans with a detailed map of the healthy ageing brain.

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  19. HEFAT2015 - Skukuza, South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | MBendi

    The conference is broad in scope and provides a forum for specialists in heat transfer, fluid mechanics and thermodynamics from all corners of the globe to present the latest progress and developments in the field. The broad scope brings together a wide range of research areas from narrow fundamental work in nanofluids to import applications such as in the broad fields of energy, manufacturing, biomedical, processes, production, education, instrumentation and control, MEMS, etc.

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  20. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Open Applications For ThinkChicago: Lollapalooza 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | City of Chicago

    Annual Program Will Host 125 of the Nation's Top Technology and Engineering Students in Chicago; Local Alumni Are Invited Back to Participate in Mentoring and Program Planning Sessions Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced ThinkChicago: Lollapalooza is now accepting applications for participation in the third annual installment of the successful ThinkChicago: Lollapalooza program.

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