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  1. ISPOR Announces Keynote Speaker and Program for Upcoming Summit on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Newswise

    Lawrenceville, NJ, USA - September 4, 2018 - ISPOR , the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced its program and speakers for the upcoming ISPOR Summit 2018 , "New Approaches to Value Assessment: Towards More Informed Pricing in Healthcare," scheduled for October 19, 2018 in Washington, DC, USA. As healthcare pricing, particularly drug pricing, faces greater scrutiny and healthcare costs continue to increase year after year, this Summit will examine various approaches to measuring value and explore how these value assessments could be used in pricing and coverage decisions.

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  2. Mirror Stage Announces First Show for the 2018-19 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On the heels of the successful 2017 debut of the Expand Upon staged reading series, Mirror Stage proudly announces Expand Upon: INCARCERATION as the first show of the 2018-2019 Season. For each new Expand Upon in the series, the community selects a theme, and Mirror Stage commissions two local playwrights to develop 30-60 minute plays, using the same multi-generational, multi-racial cast.

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  3. This smoke means smaller newborns and more ER visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... like asthma and emphysema, and it can harm healthy people. Dan Jaffe, a professor at the University of Washington Bothell, published a paper this summer that showed the most polluted days of the year are even more polluted in the Intermountain West. ...

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  4. Self-Driving Bikes: The Next Transit Revolution?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    What does your future commute look like? Will you be taking a self-driving car, a solo-wheel, the hyperloop? In this episode of "ReInventors," we look at how Professor Tyler Folsom and his students at University of Washington Bothell are spearheading a grassroots effort to test and develop lighter, more affordable, personal rapid transit: self-driving bikes. "ReInventors" is hosted by Katie Herzog.

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  5. Continues...Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2018 | Seattle Press

    Three University of Washington Bothell courses with a total of 50 students are engaged in community-based learning and research projects this summer with the Latino Educational Training Institute , a Lynnwood-based nonprofit that serves the Latino community in south Snohomish County. UW Bothell started its partnership with LETI three years ago, and some faculty involve their classes almost every quarter, said Kara Adams, UW Bothell's director of community engagement.

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  6. Trend toward a four-day school week is gaining momentum across the countryRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2018 | Holtville Tribune

    ... adopt shorter school schedules are minimal at best. Paul Hill, a Research Professor at the University of Washington Bothell, is an expert in the field of public education. In an interview published in The Atlantic he was asked why school ...

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  7. Power & politics in cocoa: Are chocolate's colonial roots moulding sustainability?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Food Industry

    The European and US chocolate industry holds power in cocoa and is able to set the agenda for sustainability on its terms, says Dr. Kristy Leissle. Speaking in this podcast to former ConfectioneryNews editor Oliver Nieburg, now a sustainability analyst for new insights business Lumina Intelligence, Leissle, a lecturer at the University of Washington Bothell, discusses the themes of her new book 'Cocoa'.

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  8. Verdant Health Asst. Superintendent wins Leadership Snohomish County Kaleidoscope AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | My Edmonds

    Verdant Health Commission Assistant Superintendent George Kosovich was recently named the winner of the 2018 Leadership Snohomish County Kaleidoscope Award. "Leadership Snohomish County congratulates George Kosovich for leading our Young Professionals program with his valuable insight, humor, and commitment to the next generation of leadership for our region," said LSC Executive Director Kathy Coffey.

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  9. Popularity of four-day school week is growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... meals - breakfasts and lunches during the week. Paul T. Hill , a research professor at the University of Washington Bothell who founded the Center on Reinventing Public Education, has argued that while some adults like the new schedule, this ...

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  10. It runs in the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Madison Bertrand, 23, learned that lesson while at Monroe High School. The workload piled up and course difficulty just got harder as she went along, but when her senior year ended, she was one of less than a dozen students in her class of more than 400 who walked away with the honor.

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  11. Students Enjoy Three-Day Weekends Year RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Accuracy In Academia

    And not just unofficially in college but officially in K-12." Currently, 25 states have at least one district using a four-day school week, numbering at least 550 districts nationwide," according to Georgia Heyward in a brief written for the Center for Reinventing Public Education .

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  12. University of Washington-Bothell Professor: We Need 'Marxist Education' in K-12 EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Accuracy In Academia

    Professor Wayne Au, who teaches at University of Washington-Bothell, is advocating for Marxist teaching in K-12 education. In his new book, " A Marxist Education: Learning to Change the World ," Au pushes for K-12 educators and administrators to introduce Marxist and socialist teachings to their students.

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  13. Addressing climate grief makes you a badass, not a snowflakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | High Country News

    Jennifer Atkinson is a contributor to Writers on the Range, the opinion service of High Country News . She is a senior lecturer at the University of Washington, Bothell, where she teaches courses on environmental humanities and American literature.

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  14. More than 2,200 in UW Bothell Class of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Bothell Reporter

    The University of Washington Bothell Class of 2018 is the largest in its history, with more than 2,200 graduates receiving their diplomas. The graduating class includes 1,954 students receiving their bachelor's degree and 302 receiving their master's.

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  15. Hydroplane teams hires female crew chief, a first for the sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... the team had lost its crew chief. Shirley, whose main job is as Director of Research at the University of Washington Bothell, became known for her organizational skills. "Dave got things done for us, getting things from Point A to Point B," said ...

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  16. My students aren't snowflakes, they're badassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Denver Post

    We live in an era of profound ecological disruption, with reports on climate change, habitat destruction, depleted oceans and mass extinction piling up by the day. Yet an important part of the climate story is commonly overlooked: the emotional toll of ongoing environmental loss.

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  17. She won't stop runningRead the original story

    May 29, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    "I will run on a boat, I will run with a goat." Carla Stewart takes running for fun very seriously.

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  18. From the infantry to medical school, this soldier perseveresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Seattle Times

    ... wanted to be a doctor. But I never knew how to get there." He's set to graduate from the University of Washington Bothell June 10 with a near-perfect GPA. Earlier this month, he was awarded UW Bothell's Chancellor's Medal, given to inspirational ...

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  19. New York University Scientists Trace Cybercrime Banking Networks and Win Best Research Paper AwardRead the original story

    May 23, 2018 | Information Technology

    New York University researchers at the Anti-Phishing Working Group's cybercrime research conference, in San Diego California, demonstrated their method for exposing bank accounts used to clear payments for purchase of counterfeit goods on the Internet, and brought home the conference award for best electronic crime research paper. The paper, "Bullet-Proof Payment Processing," describes how the research team deployed secret shoppers to purchase counterfeit goods online and trace the venues that mediated the payments for their purchases to locate the merchant accounts that cleared the stealth customer's payments.

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  20. New York University Scientists Trace Cybercrime Banking Networks and Win Best Research Paper AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Business Wire

    The paper, "Bullet-Proof Payment Processing," describes how the research team deployed secret shoppers to purchase counterfeit goods online and trace the venues that mediated the payments for their purchases to locate the merchant accounts that cleared the stealth customer's payments. The authors, Dr. Damon McCoy and Hongwei Tian of New York University's Tandon School of Engineering and D. Sean West and Stephen M. Gaffigan of SMGPA found that their research program wasn't as simple as shooting tracers in the cloud, as the corrupt merchants quickly responded with evasive action.

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