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3 hrs ago |

Dublin, 11 Sep: Resisting Injustice. Memorial evening for Gerry Conlon in support of Chelsea Manning

Gerry Conlon of the Guildford Four, victim of the one of the most serious miscarriages of justice in recent history, devoted much of his life on his release from prison to campaigning on behalf of other prisoners and highlighting human rights abuses worldwide, including the imprisonment and torture of WikiLeaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning.


Related Topix: Prison

4 hrs ago | American Thinker

New Wave or Clever Ruse?

Upon the appointment of Omid Safi as director of Duke University's Islamic Studies Center in July of 2014, the dean of the university's Trinity College of Arts & Sciences proclaimed that "Duke has a long tradition of extraordinary scholarship in the study of Islam.


Related Topix: Duke University, University of Rochester, Terrorism, Israel, World News, Middle East

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Biologist/Author Rupert Sheldrake to Deliver CLL 'Mind & Supermind' Lecture

On Sept. 8, the SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning will welcome visionary English biologist and author Rupert Sheldrake , Ph.D., for the 35th anniversary of the CLL's Mind & Supermind lecture series.


Related Topix: Santa Barbara, CA

Bournemouth Echo

Brockenhurst College gets Gold award for cultural education

Delivered by Trinity College London, Artsmark is the Arts Council England's flagship programme which enables schools and other organisations to evaluate, strengthen and celebrate their arts and cultural provision.


Wed Aug 27, 2014

Authors to speak, sign books at UMass Dartmouth

The Boivin Center for French Language and Culture at UMass Dartmouth is gearing up for its first program of the fall semester, a talk by art historian Laura Morelli, author of "Made in France."


Related Topix: UMass Dartmouth, Yale University, Northwestern University, Merrimack College, Fall River, MA

Record 60,000 receive CAO offers after Round Two

A total of 60,002 individual students have so far received an offer of a place in third-level education, the highest ever after the release of CAO Round Two.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Listecki, Dolan, Morlino attend Sensenbrenner's conversion

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, James Sensenbrenner, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Anglican, Immigration Reform

Bangor Daily News

Washington Monthly puts College of the Atlantic in Top 100

College of the Atlantic was recently named among the top 100 liberal arts colleges in the country, is among the top 100 "affordable elite" colleges in America, and is one of four Maine colleges offering the "best bang for the buck," according to Washington Monthly.


Related Topix: College of the Atlantic, Maine, Northwestern University, Smith College, Boston College

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Chronicle

Imam Adeel Zeb to replace Antepli as Muslim chaplainAleena...

Beginning Sept. 20, Imam Adeel Zeb will take on the role of Muslim chaplain and director of the Center for Muslim Life at Duke.


Related Topix: Wesleyan University, American University, us Travel, North America Travel, Washington D.C. Travel


University of Sheffield Release: World-Leading Scientists Take Part In Ice Bucket Challenge

More than 40 researchers from the Sheffield Institute of Translational Neuroscience have taken part in the ice bucket challenge to show their support for a global awareness-raising campaign for motor neurone disease .


Related Topix: World News, Belgium

Democracy Now

Vijay Prashad: 2011 NATO Bombing of Libya Led to Rise of Militias Now Fighting for Oil-Rich Land

On Monday, the Libyan Parliament that was replaced in an election in June reconvened and chose an Islamist-backed deputy as the new prime minister.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), United Arab Emirates, Middle East, US News, Liberal Political News

Heavy rainfall set to continue but sunnier skies ahead for Electric Picnic

The heavy rainfall that yesterday swept across Ireland is set to continue, killing hopes for a bright end to the summer, according to Met Eireann .


Related Topix: Weather


Anti-Israel Professor Returns to Trinity College - Will Controversy Come Back Too?

Professor Vijay Prashad returned this week along with students and faculty to Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, after a two-year sabbatical.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hartford, CT

American Reporter

Reporting: PanamaMESSAGE for Today: a Good Man Gunned Down

This, according to the latest edition of the American Religious Identification Survey , conducted by the Program on Public Values at Trinity College in Hartford, Conn.


Related Topix: Vermont, Vermont Government, US News

Mon Aug 25, 2014


19 Reasons You Need To Stop Whatever You Are Doing And Go To Ireland

Ireland is world-renowned for its beauty. The rolling green hills, gorgeous cliffs and coastlines are enough of a reason for anyone to pack their bags and head to the banks of the River Shannon.


Related Topix: Ireland, Europe, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Harry Potter, Books, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland,

Chicago Tribune

Where are first graduates of Urban Prep?

Tyler Beck, a member of the first graduating class at Chicago's Urban Prep Academies, talks about how the South Side charter school still influences him, as he continues his studies at Lake Forest College.


Related Topix: College, AK, Lake Forest College, African-American, Travel

Democracy Now

Blowback: Vijay Prashad on How Islamic State Grew Out of U.S Invasion of Iraq, Destruction of Nation

Vijay Prashad , Professor of international studies at Trinity College. He is the author of several books, including, "Arab Spring, Libyan Winter" and most recently, "The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South."


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Scientific Blogging

Quantum Mechanics: Why We Respirate Rather Than Asphyxiate

By Peter Gwynne, Inside Science Why don't we suffocate whenever we try to take a breath? An international team of scientists has used quantum mechanics - the science that usually deals with events at the level of the ultra-small - to solve this human-sized mystery.


Related Topix: Kings College, Chemistry, Science, Yale University, California, UC Santa Barbara

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Points? College spot? Now for finding a place a to live

With reports of a major accommodation shortage, Graham Clifford spoke to students on the hunt for a home away from home.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Dublin, Ireland Travel

HIV positive men treated like 'lepers' - TCD study

Irish gay men have reported being shunned by some of their own friends when they reveal that they are HIV positive.


Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health