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Patients may get the best care when treated in hospital units staffed by highly experienced nurses, a new study shows.
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5 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Parkinson's may be a combination of neurological and autoimmune diseases, but the ultimate question of why remains a mystery.
6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Columbia University's Italian Academy for Advanced Studies presents the adventurous young cellist Jay Campbell, First Prize Winner of the 2012 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition, on its Spring 2014 concert series Wednesday evening, May 7th at 7:00 p.m. in the Teatro of the Italian Academy, 1161 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY.
7 hrs ago | The Bulletin
The season of spring is here again. It's a bittersweet time of year with colorful blossoms and the annoying allergies we are all too familiar with.
12 hrs ago | SF Weekly
A decade or so ago, when Columbia University lecturer Hisham Aidi worked as a journalist covering youth culture in New York's Harlem and the Bronx, he discovered that Muslim kids from around the world were making pilgrimages to what Aidi calls "the Mecca of hip-hop": the Bronx, where the genre was arguably born.
Steve Scher talks with Columbia University Professor Stephen Sestanovich about today's meeting between U.S., Ukrainian, EU and Russian officials in Geneva.
The Citadel has tapped the Secretary of the U.S. Air Force to give the commencement address for the class of 2014.
Did dinosaur gas launch global warming on our planet? Some British researchers believe it's possible, in a Current Biology report as noted by the Boston Herald.
Back in 1962, Robert Gover published a novel called the One Hundred Dollar Misunderstanding  whose premise Amazon describes this way: "A college sophomore spends a weekend with a pretty 14-year-old black prostitute under the manly misapprehension that she has invited him because she finds him irresistible."
Can casual marijuana use damage the brains of young adults? A new study says yes-but its participants suggest otherwise.
Higher education experts and states around the nation will have their eyes on Tennessee as the Volunteer State embarks on an ambitious plan to provide free community college to all high school graduates.
Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program and the Film Society of Lincoln Center will co-present the 27thAnnual Columbia University Film Festival , a weeklong program of screenings, dramatic readings and special events in New York.
She studies the history and culture of American evangelicalism, religion and Media, and is currently researching the intersection of religion and reality television.
Washington Post writer Eli Saslow won a Pulitzer Prize for his series on the prevalence of food stamps in post-recession America.
"I climbed out the window to escape one day," he remembers. His father wasn't too perturbed; he'd been a rebel too, and he went on to become a rabbi.
Democratic candidates for congress Shaughnessy Naughton and Kevin Strouse met for their first public debate Monday in Trevose.