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No. Carolina State Univ Scientist Receives New Frontiers In Animal Nutrition Award

NO. CAROLINA STATE UNIV SCIENTIST RECEIVES NEW FRONTIERS IN ANIMAL NUTRITION AWARD Jul. 22, 2014 Source: American Feed Industry Association news release Jack Odle, Ph.D., an animal scientist at North Carolina State University, was presented with the New Frontiers in Animal Nutrition Award Sunday as part of the Nutrition Research Awards.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Biochemistry, Biology, Science, Agriculture

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Researchers provide guide to household water conservation

Want to conserve water and save on your utility bill? A paper co-written by an Indiana University researcher and published in the current issue of the journal Environment can help.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Building Operating Management

Wireless Lighting Controls Ride LED Wave

"If I was to change out a retrofit situation for LEDs, I'll save the energy because the LEDs draw less wattage than the thing they're replacing," Ericson says.


Sat Jul 19, 2014

Albany Times Union

Cuomo charges ahead on

When Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that the state had lined up 100 companies to join with General Electric Co.


Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Tips to ensure pets have a healthy and safe summer

Clinicians at North Carolina State University's Veterinary Health Complex remind owners that summer sun, soaring temperatures, and high humidity levels can be dangerous to companion animals.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home

State 'disappointed' with Raleigh talking points in latest Dix offer

"Given your most recent offer, it appears that, despite our best efforts to negotiate in good faith with the City, we seem to be moving further apart," McCrory general counsel Robert Stephens wrote in a letter dated July 18. "Our disappointment arises out of the fact that the City is now offering terms less favorable to the State than were ... (more)


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Pat McCrory, US Governors

The Sampson Independent

Camp Lead-Up coming soon

In a few weeks, Marcus Bass is looking forward to a group of local students making a trip to explore an abundance of future opportunities.


Related Topix: Sampson County, NC, Family, Teenagers, Kids, Raleigh, NC

Lincoln Times-News

Carpenters named 'Conservation Farm Family' for 2014

Lincoln County residents Alvin and Jeff Carpenter were recently presented with an award for their local efforts in conservation.


Related Topix: Lincoln County, NC, Agriculture, Science, Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Vegetables, Catawba County, NC

ABC News

See 'Stunning' Fireball in the Sky Caught on Camera

Dan Perjar captured a streak of light in the sky that may have been a meteor while driving on a highway in North Carolina on July 17, 2014.


Related Topix: Cary, NC

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Fireball in the sky? Video shows bright flash over Raleigh

Dan Perjar, a software developer at North Carolina State University, captured the apparent fireball on his car's dashcam at 10:17 p.m. as he drove on Interstate 440 in Raleigh.


Related Topix: North Carolina

KHOU-TV Houston

Photos: The 2014 ESPY Awards

The Nokia Theatre was packed to the brim on Wednesday, July 17, 2014 as it played host to the 2014 ESPY Awards.


Wed Jul 16, 2014


Wisdom, Selective Engagement Help Older Adults Cope with Aging

A set of three articles in a recent edition of the journal Perspectives in Psychological Science discusses a variety of factors - including motivation and crystallized knowledge - that help to support and maintain cognitive function among the elderly.


Related Topix: Duke University

Hispanic Business

Study Results from North Carolina State University Provide New...

Moreover, its double-helical structure and the Watson Crick pairing of its bases make DNA structurally predictable."


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Programming Languages, Science / Technology, Nanotechnology

Local Tech Wire

Agile Sciences lands $1.5M NIH grant for cystic fribosis therapy

Raleigh biotechnology company Agile Sciences has landed a $1.5 million National Institutes of Health grant to help develop its cystic fibrosis therapy derived from sea sponges.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cystic Fibrosis, Health, Fibrosis, North Carolina, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Immunology, Biology, Science

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Daily Herald

New Associate Pastor for First Presbyterian Church of Arlington Heights

First Presbyterian Church of Arlington Heights will soon have a new associate pastor.


Related Topix: Arlington Heights, IL

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

The Teaching Professor Technology Conference Features Best Practices...

Magna Publications is pleased to announce the full lineup of speakers for the 2014 Teaching Professor Technology Conference, as well as the addition of a two-day extended pre-conference workshop on blended learning course design that was just added to the program.


Mon Jul 14, 2014

Business Journal

NCSU named among top universities for innovation and economic development

The first phase of renovation and expansion of the Talley Student Center at N.C. State University in Raleigh is complete and phase two is expected to open in spring 2015 Innovation is a term frequently cropping up alongside North Carolina State University in headlines, and now the Association of Public and Land-grant University has designated the ... (more)


Watauga Democrat

Watauga attorneys award scholarship

The Watauga County Bar Association, a voluntary association of attorneys who practice in Watauga County, announced the recipient of the inaugural "Attorneys of Watauga County Scholarship Award" on May 26 at a scholarship ceremony held at Watauga High School.


Related Topix: Watauga County, NC, Boone, NC

Valedictorian selected as Park Scholar at North Carolina State University

The Park Scholarships program brings students to N.C. State based on accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service and character.


Sys-Con Media

Code42 and Internet2 NET+ Score High in Protecting Endpoint Data for Leading Universities

Code42 , the leader in endpoint data protection and management, today announced significant momentum in the higher education vertical, driven by increasing adoption of Internet2's NET+ CrashPlan service.


Related Topix: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston University, Emory University, University of Notre Dame, Stanford University