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Linking the microbial and immune environment in semen to HIV viral load and transmission

While HIV is found in many body fluids, sexual transmission through semen is the most common route of infection.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Immunology, Biology, Science

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

New book tells the story of the Long Walk from a Navajo perspective

Having already published a textbook in Dine, Yazzie decided she would write a novel.

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Related Topix: Navajo, NM, Fort Sumner, NM

The Bugle

Group may pull funding from UA over marijuana researcher's firing

The head of the organization offering to fund a study on medical marijuana at the University of Arizona said he will pull the cash unless the school restores fired doctor and researcher Sue Sisley to the staff and the project.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, University of Arizona, Arizona State University, Drug Enforcement Administration

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Connect.educause.edu

Next Gen Tools: Competency Report

This innovation brief from Next Generation Learning Challenges describes the development and evolution of the competency report created for Northern Arizona University's Personalized Learning degree programs.

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Phoenix New Times

12 Things You Didn't Know About Mother Road Brewing Co.

Critiquing a beer's appearance, aroma and flavor can tell you much about that particular brew, but little else.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Arizona

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Medical News Today

Likely origin discovered of virulent lung fungus invading Pacific Northwest

Cryptococcus gattii, a virulent fungus that has invaded the Pacific Northwest is highly adaptive and warrants global "public health vigilance," according to a study by an international team led by the Translational Genomics Research Institute .

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Asthma, Health

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Detroit News

Oakland University's new leader ponders if school should sustain growth

When George W. Hynd takes the helm of Oakland University next month, he plans to examine whether the school should keep pursuing the rapid growth it has enjoyed over the past 15 years.

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Related Topix: Oakland University, College of Charleston, Pepperdine University, University of Georgia, Purdue University

Chemical & Engineering News

Candidates Named For American Chemical Society Fall Election

Candidates for American Chemical Society 2015 president-elect and four additional spots on the ACS Board of Directors have been announced for the society's fall election.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Kansas State University, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, University of Oklahoma

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Infection Control Today

Study Finds Likely Origin of Virulent Lung Fungus Invading Pacific Northwest

Cryptococcus gattii, a virulent fungus that has invaded the Pacific Northwest is highly adaptive and warrants global "public health vigilance," according to a study by an international team led by the Translational Genomics Research Institute .

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Science

U.S. biosafety panel to come out of hibernation with new members

On the heels of several mishaps involving deadly pathogens, U.S. officials are reconvening an expert advisory panel that hasn't met in nearly 2 years.

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Related Topix: University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Bird Flu, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mon Jul 14, 2014

American Reporter

Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a Parable

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., April 8, 2009 -- Halfway through the second act of an innovative Northern Arizona University production of "The Threepenny Opera" one demonstrator in a New York City crowd waves the sign: "AIG IS CRUEL !!!" Such is the topical and often humorous adaptation of Bertolt Brecht's play and Kurt Weill's songs, as the realities of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bertolt Brecht, Vocal, Classical, Kurt Weill, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Bobby Darin

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Chronicle.com

College, On Your Own

In seven years, she had gotten about halfway through her bachelor's degree. But recently she's been racing forward, racking up 50 credits in just eight months at Northern Arizona University, more than most full-time students earn in three semesters.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

US News & World Report

Competency-Based Learning Provides Perks for Online Students

In a competency-based education model, students can test out of a course or unit once they've mastered the subject.

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Related Topix: Western Governors University, Capella University, Southern New Hampshire University

American Reporter

Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a Parable

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., April 8, 2009 -- Halfway through the second act of an innovative Northern Arizona University production of "The Threepenny Opera" one demonstrator in a New York City crowd waves the sign: "AIG IS CRUEL !!!" Such is the topical and often humorous adaptation of Bertolt Brecht's play and Kurt Weill's songs, as the realities of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bertolt Brecht, Vocal, Classical, Kurt Weill, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Bobby Darin

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Kingman Daily Miner

Volun-cheers

The Lee Williams High School cheerleading squad attended the Universal Cheerleaders Association Northern Arizona University camp June 27-30 in Flagstaff.

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Related Topix: Arizona

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WAND-TV Decatur

SIU board to name acting Carbondale chancellor

The SIU Board of Trustees Board of Trustees is to gather for a special meeting Tuesday in Carbondale, and the only agenda item is to appoint a temporary replacement for Rita Cheng.

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American Reporter

Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a Parable

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., April 8, 2009 -- Halfway through the second act of an innovative Northern Arizona University production of "The Threepenny Opera" one demonstrator in a New York City crowd waves the sign: "AIG IS CRUEL !!!" Such is the topical and often humorous adaptation of Bertolt Brecht's play and Kurt Weill's songs, as the realities of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bertolt Brecht, Vocal, Classical, Kurt Weill, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Bobby Darin

Sun Jul 06, 2014

ABC15.com

Educators brainstorm American Indian schooling

Educators from around the country are gathering in Flagstaff this week to learn how to better serve American Indian students.

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Related Topix: Arizona

Good-Tutorials.com

A Celestial Arizona Timelapse of the Milky Way

The project is the work of Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinovic, while the former was living as an artist-in-residence at Northern Arizona University.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

American Reporter

Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a Parable

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., April 8, 2009 -- Halfway through the second act of an innovative Northern Arizona University production of "The Threepenny Opera" one demonstrator in a New York City crowd waves the sign: "AIG IS CRUEL !!!" Such is the topical and often humorous adaptation of Bertolt Brecht's play and Kurt Weill's songs, as the realities of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bertolt Brecht, Vocal, Classical, Kurt Weill, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Bobby Darin

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