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55 min ago | American Legion Magazine

Student veterans share transition experiences

Student veterans Chris Johnson, Keith Jones, Lacy Evans and Aaron Harper share their experiences of transitioning to school from the military during The American Legion's Education Symposium on Aug. 26 at the 96th National Convention.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Queens University of Charlotte, North Carolina, US Military, US Army, Camp Lejeune

2 hrs ago | Local Tech Wire

UNC doubles tech licensing revenue to record $7.9M

Licensing technologies created at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill generated $7,932,921 in income for the university in fiscal year 2014, more than double the highest amount of royalty income Carolina has received in a single year.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Science / Technology, Inventions

Tue Aug 26, 2014

US News & World Report

10 Least Expensive Public Medical Schools for In-State Students

Among the 10 public medical schools with the lowest in-state tuition and fees, the average cost for in-state students was $19,581.


Related Topix: North Carolina

Annals Of Internal Medicine

My Kind of Medicine

Current Occupation: Director of Clinical Research Director of Plasma Cell Disorders Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Levine Cancer Institute Charlotte, North Carolina Cancer-one of the most emotionally-charged words in the English language-is a frightening diagnosis and a debilitating disease.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Oncology, Medicine, Hematology, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences

St. Augustine Record

Flagler's 'Rights Revolution' lecture series kicks off with focus on women

The Community Lecture Series returns to Flagler College this fall, according to a Flagler College press release.


Related Topix: Flagler College, Ponce de Leon, FL


Even normal-weight teens can have dangerous eating disorders

Teenagers do not need to be rail thin to be practicing the dangerous eating behaviors associated with anorexia, a new study suggests.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Australia, World News, North Carolina


Angry, scared and hungry: Inside the Ebola 'quarantine zone'

A red rope guarded by police marks the "quarantine line" around the West Point slum in the Liberian capital, Monrovia.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, North Carolina

Creative Loafing

Police and racism: The truth is in the numbers

Kimberly Easley's home sits off a hilly street in a quiet corner of Mooresville.


Related Topix: Mooresville, NC, Violent Crime

Tech Review

A Headset Meant to Make Augmented Reality Less of a Gimmick

Maimone, a PhD student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is developing a new kind of head-worn display that could make augmented reality -whereby digital objects or pieces of information are overlaid on the real world via a screen-significantly more immersive.


Related Topix: North Carolina

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Bladen Journal

Hardee, Reynolds

Mr. and Mrs. James Daryl Hardee of White Lake announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Blair to Ryan Christopher Reynolds, son of Peter and Cindy Reynolds of Raleigh.


Related Topix: White Lake, NC, Wedding, Chapel Hill, NC, Medicine, Nursing


Atrial Fibrillation and Cognitive Decline-The Role of Subclinical...

From the Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis ; Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis ; Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; Queensland Clinical Trials and ... (more)


Related Topix: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Australia, World News, University of Mississippi


Clinical Results Presented for Trovagene's Urine-Based High-Risk HPV Assay.

Trovagene, Inc. , a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, announced today that results from two independent clinical studies were presented at the 29th International Papillomavirus Conference.


Related Topix: HPV, Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, North Carolina

The Robesonian

Top teacher takes trip to Japan

Fairmont High School teacher Ashley Berdeau arrives in Japan. Her visit to the Land of the Rising Sun was part of her prize after being declared Teacher of the Year by the Public Schools of Robeson County.


Related Topix: Robeson County, NC, Chapel Hill, NC, St. Pauls, NC, World News, Japan

Jewish World Review

How early is too early for education?

Frances Campbell was a station-wagon mom in North Carolina, running her kids around town, when she got a part-time position to help with a scientific study on the benefits of early childhood education for poor children.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Kids, Family, University of Chicago

Medical News Today

Although there has been a steep decline in tooth loss, study finds an ...

The International and American Associations for Dental Research have published a paper titled "Projections of U.S. Edentulism Prevalence Following Five Decades of Decline."


Related Topix: North Carolina, Dentures, Health, Dentistry, Medicine

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Detroit bankruptcy judge to consider sanctions for Syncora attorneys

Detroit bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes today will consider whether to impose sanctions on attorneys for bond insurer Syncora after they alleged that the city's bankruptcy mediators conspired to protect pensioners and the Detroit Institute of Arts at the expense of financial creditors.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Detroit, MI

Family of hospitalized UNC senior turns to community for help

A University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill senior has been hospitalized for almost three weeks for treatment of severe head injuries after a car accident in Durham.


Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC, Durham, NC

Burlington Times News


Elizabeth Lindley and James Howard Lynch were married at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 14, 2014, at First Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, Burlington.


Related Topix: Raleigh, NC, Wedding, Alamance, NC, North Carolina

Medical News Today

Unique alterations involving telomerase revealed by sequencing of rare kidney cancer

An international scientific collaboration led by Baylor College of Medicine has revealed clues about genetic alterations that may contribute to a rare form of kidney cancer , providing new insights not only into this rare cancer but other types as well.


Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health, Baylor College of Medicine, Genetics, Medicine, Oncology, North Carolina

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Group plans anarchism-awareness series at UNC

A University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill student-anarchist group is again holding an anarchism-awareness event series this year.


Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC, Tar Heel, NC