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UC Berkeley is fond of calling itself the best university in the world. And even though Caltech ranks #1 - again - on this year's World University Rankings released by Times Higher Education, UC Berkeley can still claim to be the best.
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The University of California-Santa Barbara began vaccinations for meningitis on Feb. 24. The vaccinations are welcome, but too late for UCSB lacrosse player Aaron Loy, whose feet were amputated after he contracted meningitis in November.
"Science matters in our lives for us to be better shepherds of not only our civilization, but the world."
The vocal octet Roomful of Teeth, which includes Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw, second from left in top row, will perform her "Partita for 8 Voices" Sunday at Princeton's Institute for Advanced Study and Monday at the Monroe Township Public Library.
PRINCETON - Barnard University President and former Harvard Business School professor Debora Spar discussed tokenism, the post-fem generation, and the reasons why women are still living in a man's world in promotion of her recent book, "Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection," at a sold-out lecture at Princeton University on ... (more)
Librarian of Congress James Hadley Billington will be the commencement speaker this spring at Ave Maria University , Jim Towey , the university's president, announced today.
The talents of 75 Mercer County artists will be on display at the Gallery at Mercer County Community College in the exhibit "Mercer County Artists 2014," which runs from March 11 to April 3. The MCCC Gallery is located on the second floor of the Communications Building on Mercer's West Windsor campus at 1200 Old Trenton Road.
When the College Board announced on Wednesday that it was overhauling the SAT, president David Coleman said the changes were aimed at aligning the exam with what students were learning in high school, eliminating the test's trickery, and deemphasizing the importance of expensive test-prep services.
R. William Ayres is associate dean of the Graduate School at Wright State University.
Internationally known intellectual provocateur and best-selling author Cornel West, Ph.D. will join UW Bothell Chancellor Wolf Yeigh and the community for an hour of coffee and conversation at 9:30 a.m. on March 7 at Mobius Hall on the Bothell campus.
Universities from just two countries - the US and the UK - comprise the top 10 of the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings 2014.
Richardson Chamber Players presented a concert this past weekend entitled "Quiet City," named for incidental theatrical music by Aaron Copland, but devoted to the music of several 20th-century composers.
Princeton University and Rutgers University made this year's Times Higher Education list of the top 100 universities in the world with the best reputations.
In honor of Dr. Seuss's 110th birthday, the Little Egg Harbor branch of the Ocean County Library's Read Across America program constructed a special throne for a very special princess: New Jersey Library Champion, Cara McCollum, Miss New Jersey 2013, for her visit on March 4. In August, McCollum, visited the NJ State Library, received her NJSL ... (more)
Eden Autism Services presents its 20th Annual Princeton Lecture Series at Princeton University's McDonnell Hall on Friday, March 21. For families and professionals, Princeton Lecture Series is an open forum where leading authorities in the field present new findings and future possibilities for the treatment and awareness of autism.
COPPERWOOD MOVING FAST: Copperwood architect and developer J. Robert Hillier's housing community for those over 55, nears completion on Bunn Drive among 100 foot tall trees of the Princeton Ridge Preservation.