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Friday May 22 | via Business Wire
Jennifer Brookes, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Washington, will serve as the 2015-2016 Arthur H. Guenther Congressional Fellow , which is co-sponsored by OSA and SPIE; and Peter W. Winter, Ph. D., a postdoctoral fellow at the National Institutes of Health, will serve as the OSA/MRS Congressional Fellow . Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Freshnews
The Optical Society , SPIE , the international society for optics and photonics, and the Materials Research Society are pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Congressional Science and Engineering Fellows . Jennifer Brookes, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Washington, will serve as the 2015-2016 Arthur H. Guenther Congressional Fellow , which is co-sponsored by OSA and SPIE; and Peter W. Winter, Ph. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Light Reading
With an eye toward boosting its business services and residential gigabit offerings, Wave announced it has raised $130 million for network expansion in parts of Washington, Oregon and California. Financing for the planned fiber rollouts comes from a corporate bond sale led by Deutsche Bank, with support from Wells Fargo, Sun Trust and RBC Daniels. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space
The Trust for Public Land released its annual survey of park space in the nation's big cities, and DC, because "97% of DC residents live within a half-mile of a park," ranks third in the nation . -- 2014 City Park Facts , Trust for Public Land But a ranking based primarily on the amount of park space can be misleading. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Hospitality Net
With nearly 30 years of Marriott experience, Leinbach brings a commitment to brand loyalty, a passion for marketing and extensive knowledge of the hospitality industry. Since beginning his career with Marriott in 1986 as a catering manager at El Paso Marriott, Leinbach has held a number of titles in various departments, making him more than prepared for his upcoming role at one of the premier hotels in Tukwila, WA. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via Real Change
Although much of the country seems to have lost interest in one of our worst environmental disasters, journalist Antonia Juhasz is still drilling BP Activists protest the Shell Oil Company's drilling rig Polar Pioneer which is parked at Terminal 5 at the Port of Seattle, Washington May 16, 2015. Hundreds of activists in kayaks and small boats fanned out on a Seattle bay on Saturday to protest plans by Royal Dutch Shell to resume oil exploration in the Arctic and keep two of its drilling rigs stored in the city's port. Comment?
Tuesday May 19 | via News10.net
Glassdoor.com, an American site where employees and former employees anonymously review companies and management, released a list of the top 10 cities for jobs. 10 best cities for jobs Glassdoor.com, an American site where employees and former employees anonymously review companies and management, released a list of the top 10 cities for jobs. Comment?
Sunday May 17 | via The Columbian
Henry Schuck is the co-founder and CEO of DiscoverOrg , a Vancouver-based technology and research company providing sales and marketing intelligence solutions and other services to 1,500 clients. It has profiles of 20,000 companies in the U.S., Canada, and the European Union. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via Seattle Weekly
It started with a road trip to find an odd name on the map: an East Texas town called Uncertain, population 94, located on a lake straddling the Louisiana border. Madrona couple Ewan McNicol and Anna Sandilands were in Lafayette, Louisiana, three years ago, working on their short film , and they had a day to kill. Comment?
Monday May 11 | via Peninsula Daily News
The Noble Discoverer, a drill ship in Shell's Arctic fleet, is expected to arrive at the Port of Everett this week. The ship will "load and off-load supplies and equipment," said Megan Baldino, Shell spokeswoman. Comment?
Sunday May 10 | via The Columbian
The granddaddy of Seattle craft brewing may be showing its age. And if you're seeing less of it around, that's not just your pub or grocery store. Comment?
Friday May 8 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
We recently reported on Redhook's plans to open a brewpub in Seattle, in either Ballard or Fremont. Now we gain some insight into the company's thought process. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via Los Angeles Times
The idea of towing icebergs to California has been a perennial favorite among members of the public who submit drought-busting suggestions to state officials. The idea of towing icebergs to California has been a perennial favorite among members of the public who submit drought-busting suggestions to state officials. Comment?
Nov 24, 2014 | via Highline Times
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