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1 hr ago | The Collegian

Delta Sigma Pi fraternity completing first year on campus

April 20 will mark the first year of the Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity, Rho Omega chapter, being on campus.


Related Topix: Student Society, Delta Sigma, Sororities, Sigma Pi, Fraternities

5 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Stephanie Stebich, director of the Tacoma Art Museum

NonProfit Business Leader of the Year Over nine years, Stephanie Stebich has led the Tacoma Art Museum into national prominence.


Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, Columbia University, Fine Arts, Arts

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Health Newsmakers

Dennis D. Keefe, president and chief executive officer of Care New England, announced that Mark R. Marcantano has been named president and chief operating officer of Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island.


Related Topix: Albany Medical College, Union University

Times Herald-Record

Port Authority awaits tips for reform from panel

The Port Authority's new special oversight committee will seek recommendations for reform Monday from a panel of longtime independent observers.


The Hartford Courant

UConn Graduate Assistants First To Unionize In State

University of Connecticut graduate students who work as teaching or research assistants won union recognition Thursday - the first, and only, group of graduate assistants recognized in the state.


Related Topix: University of Connecticut, Ansonia, CT


[VIDEO] Corvette-based 2014 Soleil Anadi at the New York Auto Show

Now the Italian-based Soleil Motors is showing pictures of its 2014 Anadi, which the company says translates into "no limits" in Hindi.


Andrea Sanseverino Galan Named Vice President of Development of Manhattan School of Music

Ms. Gala assumed this position on April 1st. James Gandre, MSM president said, "Ms.


Related Topix: Manhattan School of Music, Ohio, Ohio Government, Theater, Arts, New York

WNYC-AM New York

Museums Offer a Bang for the Bucks

The museum has a suggested donation of $25, and as she left, Hawkins felt that was a good value, compared with other entertainment she consumes.


Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Bloomington, NY

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Why You Shouldn't Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

NYU researchers found that currency is a medium of exchange for hundreds of different kinds of bacteria as bills pass from hand to hand.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

PC World

Plastic computers taking shape, but won't replace silicon

Researchers are looking at the possibility of making low-power, flexible and inexpensive computers out of plastic materials.


Related Topix: Computers, CPU, Science / Technology, University of Iowa

The Baltimore Sun

Baltimore couple's handmade, natural beauty products are right on Target

That's where Jamyla Bennu first mixed up batches of hair and skin products to give to friends and relatives more than 13 years ago.


Related Topix: Baltimore, MD


Chelsea Clinton, producer, debuts short at Tribeca

First-time movie producer and mom-to-be Chelsea Clinton has premiered a short film at the Tribeca Film Festival.


The New York Observer

Morning Politics: 'Assumptions Based on Photographs'

The Daily News reports that NYCLASS founder Steve Nislick muttered a violent comment while speaking to a handler: "The founder of NYCLASS clearly has NO class.


Related Topix: New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, African-American, US News

District Administration

Leading a school district turnaround in Massachusetts

Pia Durkin took the reins as superintendent of New Bedford Public Schools, one of the lowest-performing districts in Massachusetts, this past July facing a Herculean task.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Attleboro, MA, Queens College, City University of New York, Brown University

Wall Street Journal

B-School Deans Get to Work at the White House

Leaders from 14 top U.S. business schools met with economic advisors at the White House yesterday to discuss their institutions' roles in improving workplace conditions for working families, particularly women.


Related Topix: Northwestern University, California, UC Los Angeles, UC Berkeley

Thu Apr 17, 2014

News Times

Cause of dad's sudden illness puzzling to family

Q: My 80-year-old father was fully independent before a sudden onset of neurological problems.


Related Topix: Yale University, Homeopathy, Health

Payvand News of Iran

H.E. Ambassador Farhad Sepahbody, Iranian Diplomat, dies at 85 in Sedona, Arizona.

H.E. Ambassador Farhad Sepahbody, a distinguished career diplomat during the reign of Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, died in exile at his home in Sedona, Arizona, on Sunday, 6 April 2014.

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Related Topix: Iran, World News, Middle East, Sedona, AZ, Georgetown University, Morocco


Information storage for the next generation of plastic computers

Inexpensive computers, cell phones and other systems that substitute flexible plastic for silicon chips may be one step closer to reality, thanks to research published on April 16 in the journal Nature Communications .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, University of Iowa

Democracy Now

'We Are Not Beginning a New Cold War, We Are Well Into It': Stephen Cohen on Russia-Ukraine Crisis

Stephen Cohen , professor of Russian studies at New York University and author of numerous books on Russia and the Soviet Union.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Vladimir Putin, US News, Liberal Political News

New York Post

NYU gave president's aspiring actor son apartment on campus

New York University's controversial penchant for doling out real-estate perks to top professors and executives extended to the son of President John Sexton.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance