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Princeton University faculty members approved recommended revisions to the university's policies for addressing sexual misconduct and assault on Monday, the university announced . The changes will bring the institution into full compliance with Title IX, which prohibits sex-based discrimination at schools that receive federal funding.
3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The global emphasis on high-impact scientific and technological research is the key driver of leadership in the QS World University Rankings 2014. leads for the third year and increased its year-on-year citations per faculty by 14%.
7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
"Antibiotic resistance is a problem of managing an open-access resource, such as fisheries or oil," writes Ramanan Laxminarayan, a research scholar at Princeton University and the director of the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy in Washington, D. C., in today's issue of the journal Science . He goes on to say that individuals have little incentive to use antibiotics wisely, just as people have little incentive to conserve oil when it is plentiful.
11 hrs ago | US News & World Report
Just three public schools met 100 percent of demonstrated financial need in 2013-2014, according to U.S. News data. Williams College, ranked No.
Ohio State University has agreed to strengthen its policies on sexual assault and sexual harassment, the Washington Post reported, ending the longest-running Title IX investigation conducted by the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights. The Title IX investigation involving Princeton University is now the longest currently active investigation.
If you've got stage fright, you'll remember someone telling you "imagine the audience naked." That advice makes sense if you realize that the symptoms of nervousness often match sexual arousal.
Magnetic reconnection in the Earth and sun's atmospheres can trigger geomagnetic storms that disrupt cell phone service, damage satellites and blackout power grids. Understanding how reconnection transforms magnetic energy into explosive particle energy has been a major unsolved problem in plasma astrophysics.
Ron Lessard, of Princeton, riding his bike home from work on North Clinton Avenue in Trenton. Princeton University is set to launch a bike rental program in November.
Why college sex crimes are underreported The number of survivors of sexual assault may be as low as 5 percent Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://on.app.com/1tII9un Ruth Anne Koenick has advocated for thousands of victims of sexual assault over the past 45 years and still faces the same obstacle: silence. University studies show that of every 100 victims of campus sexual assaults only five report the crime to police, said Koenick, the director of Rutgers' Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance in New Brunswick.
Being amazing is just a qualification for the Princeton University Master in Finance program. But if you qualify, get admitted , and choose to attend , I believe you enter heaven.
One of the entertaining, if very insider, side stories of the 2012 presidential elections was the politico-cultural civil war that went on in the world of punditry. On one side was the traditional pundit class, accustomed to using its prophetic special sauce - varying parts gut, experience, reporting and data - to inform news consumers of the state of play; on the other side were political science nerds - "quants" for their quantitative mindset - who lacked years of shoe-leather campaign-coverage experience, didn't bother with their guts and insisted that data alone could give a more accurate view of the election.
First lady Michelle Obama kicked off her "Reach Higher" education initiative at Atlanta's historic Booker T. Washington High School on Sept. 8 with a rousing call to action for students.
While Rutgers University had a banner year for fundraising, some New Jersey's colleges and universities say they are still feeling the fallout of the economic troubles of the past decade. Many alumni and other donors cut back or stopped sending donations to their favorite schools when the recession began to eat away at Americans' bank accounts in 2007.
Ohio State dropped two spots over the course of the year - to No. 54 from No. 52 - in the "U.S. News & World Report" annual rankings of national best colleges.
Carles Boix is Robert Garrett Professor of Politics and Public Affairs at Princeton University and a member of the Advisory Council for the National Transition of the Government of Catalonia. J.C. Major is a founder of Col.lectiu Emma and the editor of its webpage "Explaining Catalonia."
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:42 pm
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