6 hrs ago
Textbook Sales Manager
Cambridge University Press is looking for a talented Textbook Sales Manager who can drive the current sales force to close business while also managing a territory.
18 hrs ago
Jesus Christ: History's most successful meme
Justin Bieber or Chester A. Arthur? Greg Louganis or the Empress Dowager Cixi? Dan Quayle or Kirsten Dunst? These are questions that have probably never been asked before, but now you can feel free to ask away.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
New Market Research Report: The Washington Post Company (WPO) -...
The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
GM plant: The Allen County truck assembly plant will invest $11 million to build a landfill-gas-fired power station as its energy source.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
West Hawaii Today
In your face, selfie! 'Science' also tops for 2013
While Oxford University Press, the British publisher of the Oxford dictionaries, declared those little smartphone self-portraits its winner last month, the folks at Merriam-Webster announced "science" on Tuesday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Daily Record
Celebrity odds and ends
Pop star Katy Perry says becoming a goodwill ambassador for the U.N. children's agency has made her realize that there's more to happiness than material possessions and social status.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
NW books | History of Pacific agriculture, the Columbia River
Books of Seattle-area interest: "Harvest Heritage" by Richard D. Scheuerman and Alexander C. McGregor; "The Columbia River" by JoAnn Roe; "Alphabet Trucks" by Samantha R. Vamus; and "The Lonely Lake Monster" by Suzanne Selfors.
The Designers & Books Online Book Fair Showcases Books from 15 Publishers in 14 Design Disciplines
Last October in New York, Designers & Books launched the Designers & Books Fair-a weekend-long celebration of the design book community.
"Science" is the publisher's word of the year. . This Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows the word "science" on a page of a Merriam-Webster dictionary, in New York.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Biblio File:A provocative study of evil from a former Chico State University professor
"Moral Evil" , by Andrew Michael Flescher, might seem a strange holiday topic. Yet, ultimately, while fully recognizing the sometimes horrifying nature of human existence, it is a book of measured hope.
Olmsted, the Boston years
Over the next decade he'd lay plans for the Emerald Necklace and transform the young field of landscape architecture.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Dave Eicher to write big astrophysics book for Cambridge University Press
Following my recently released book COMETS! Visitors from Deep Space - - from Cambridge University Press, I'm now embarking over the next year to write a detailed, full-color, hardcover summary of astronomy, cosmology, and planetary science for the same publisher.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Here's looking at ME... Selfies make a statement
In these hyper-connected, over-shared times dwell two kinds of people: those preoccupied with taking and uploading photos of themselves and those who have never heard of the selfie.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Meet the 19th century entrepreneur who took history's first selfie
The UpTake: Robert Cornelius has been rediscovered for taking what is known as the first selfie in 1839, but there's much more to the man than his famous self portrait.
When Frederick Law Olmsted came to Boston
In the late 1870s, New York's loss was Boston's gain: Frederick Law Olmsted, renowned for designing Central Park but then booted from the Big Apple, landed in Brookline.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Please: No selfies while twerking
In this season of giving thanks, pause for a small moment of gratitude: "selfie" beat "twerk" for Word of the Year.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways
In this file photo Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 Pope Francis has his picture taken inside St. Peter's Basilica with youths from the Italian Diocese of Piacenza and Bobbio who came to Rome for a pilgrimage, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Pieces of the Past: Cornell press born in days of student labor
To earn money for tuition and board, a number of Cornell University's earliest students worked as carpenters, masons, printers at the nation's first university press, accountants and shorthand writers, all for 10 cents an hour.
Clarks Hometown News Patriot
Hilliard Celebrates 30 Years At Perth Amboy Church
The small red brick church in Perth Amboy named Second Baptist Church had a membership of 125 in 1983 when Rev.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Recalling the Day President John Kennedy Died
When you undergo a traumatic experience, especially at a young age, you remember details of that experience for the rest of your life.