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  1. The camp for high school students at PolyU's Institute for Entrepreneurship.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | South China Morning Post

    ... "It is also a profoundly moral human activity," Raul Chao and Cristina Lopez-Gottardi, of the University of Virginia, in the United States, wrote in a Forbes article in May. "Entrepreneurs advance society by imagining and creating innovative ...

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  2. Train advocate marks success of daily passenger serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... delays were sometimes long and frustrating. "My Baltimore and D.C. colleagues use it to come to the University of Virginia, but we can usually bank on lateness," said Kathryn Laughon, adding that she likes taking the train when she can. A report ...

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  3. Jefferson Society InterviewsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily

    The Cavalier Daily was just named among the top 10 college newspapers in the country, but we're still working to make ends meet. Donate now to support 125 years of student journalism at the University of Virginia.

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  4. More Shade at Fluvanna Co. High to Help Prevent Sun OverexposureRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NBC29

    ... and so we really wanted to educate them," says Jamie DeVore, administrator of radiology at the University of Virginia. Representatives from the Dermatology Interest Group at UVA, the UVA Cancer Center, and the American Cancer Society were all on ...

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  5. Horse lessonsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... the polo teams travel up and down the East Coast, and play at colleges like Harvard, Cornell and the University of Virginia. "Going to Yale University or Cornell, I would feel like I didn't fit in because it was such a prestigious school, and ...

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  6. Portrait of a HorseRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    On my way to the University of Virginia, in Charlottesville, VA recently, I was passing by a horse farm when I spotted a group of horses. I could not resist pulling off the road to produce portraits of "nature's beautiful animals."

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  7. Zunino sent to Triple-A to ease pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Mariners

    ... learn signs and understand the routine before being tossed in. McClendon said he intends to work the University of Virginia alum in slowly. For now, Hicks will be utilized for his strong defensive game, where he is best with an accurate arm behind ...

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  8. 10-Year Study Finds Cool Kids In School Tend To Have A Gloomy FutureRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Lifehack.org

    ... of himself. Now, science has proven it to be true. Joseph P. Allen, a psychology professor at the University of Virginia, states these "fast-track kids" didn't turn out alright , after all. The study conducted by the University of Virginia followed ...

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  9. Link About It: This Week's Picks: The meaning of Serena Williams,...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Cool Hunting

    ... of $249 on Kickstarter. A new book, developed by a team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon and the University of Virginia, can bring contaminated water to 99.9% purity using its pages. The "drinkable book," spearheaded by chemist Teri Dankovich, ...

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  10. Luke Farrell is some sort of prospectRead the original story

    Thursday | Royals Review

    ... from 200 lbs to 175. Luke's brother Jeremy was an 8th round pick by the Pirates in 2008 out of the University of Virginia. He invited Luke to stay with him in the baseball offseason to rebuild his strength, add weight, and begin pitching again. Luke ...

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  11. The Fralin Museum Turns 80, Celebrates with Loan ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WCAV

    "Cavaliers Collect" is a celebration of the Fralin's 80th Anniversary, and the exhibit consists of loans from collectors with ties to the University of Virginia. Including a variety of genres from Asian to contemporary art and a broad range of The Fralin's own collections, the hope is that visitors will be able to take in the diverse artistic interests of UVa alumni, faculty, parents and friends of the museum.

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  12. 'Hoos Got Your Back Campaign Holds Pledge DayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WCAV

    Going off to college is an exciting time in life, but it also can be scary. It can be difficult being away from what you know, especially with reports of stalking, assault or worse reports like the one on University of Virginia grounds on Thursday - rape.

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  13. New Tool Assists in Search for Missing WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WCAV

    ... off German at 2 p.m. Aug. 26. Searchers found her Thursday morning, and she was transported to the University of Virginia Health System. Jenkins says German's condition is improving. "I do feel this was a great example of using these forms, test ...

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  14. Pregame notes, lineups and video: Lloyd McClendon discussing the...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... during his five year career. Hicks was selected in the fourth round of the 2011 draft out of the University of Virginia. He was the catcher for the Mariners' top pick that season - Danny Hultzen. Nelson Cruz: "It's tough. It's not just me, but ...

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  15. Study can't confirm results of many psychology experimentsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... "Any one study is not going to be the last word," said Brian Nosek, a psychology professor at the University of Virginia. "Each individual study has some evidence. It contributes some information toward a conclusion. But the real conclusion, when ...

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  16. Spiky Filaments For Egg Fusion: Sperm Wield Tiny HarpoonsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    Could the sperm harpoon the egg to facilitate fertilization? That's the intriguing possibility raised by the University of Virginia School of Medicine's discovery that a protein within the head of the sperm forms spiky filaments, suggesting that these tiny filaments may lash together the sperm and its target. The finding, 14 years in the making, has earned the cover of the scientific journal Andrology.

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  17. Florida: Larry Sabato cannot be bothered by actual election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    The University of Virginia publishes a horse race political Blog called "Sabato's Crystal Ball" in which he tries to predict political races. President, Governor, Senate, House.

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  18. Flaws In Scientific Studies Not UncommonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    A new analysis has found that more than half of 100 research findings published in three prominent psychology journals could not be replicated by independent scientists. The review study led by a University of Virginia researcher is reinvigorating a conversation about how true the current scientific literature really is.

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  19. The Weak Tough Sell of the Iran DealRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Airing on PBS on September 12 will be an interview I watched taped at the Miller Center at the University of Virginia on August 28 with Wendy Sherman, the U.S. Under Secretary of State who played the key role in negotiating the Iran agreement. The Miller Center has cut public questions and answers out of the portion of its events that are broadcast, so what will air will only include questions from the host, Doug Blackmon, but he asked I think most of the questions, some reasonable, some absurd, that have been asked by CNN, Fox, and the Associated Press.

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  20. Psychology research often questionable, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... Chin, a psychologist and senior editor at the journal Science. Study co-author Brian Nosek from the University of Virginia said the research shows the need for scientists to continually question themselves. "A scientific claim doesn't become ...

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