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  1. Islam, Postmodernism, and Poltiical CorrectnessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... of the human pyramid of value. Franz Boas , the Father of American Anthropology, became a professor at Columbia University in 1896. Spurred by his own experience of anti-Semitism, Boas was determined to overturn scientific racism. Boas argued for ...


  2. Bethany alumna tapped as speakerRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    Dr. Linda Lewis, professor of neurology at Columbia University Medical Center, has been announced as the speaker for Bethany College's Fall Convocation on Sept.


  3. At UNC-Chapel Hill, the truth about gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    ... nationally, most recently in a 2012 study published in Teachers College Record, an academic journal at Columbia University. Researchers collected grade data for 135 U.S. colleges and universities, representing 1.5 million students. They found that ...


  4. Influx of Chinese students into U.S. may be tapering offRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... programs, according to a study by Neil Ruiz, a senior policy analyst at the Brookings Institution. Columbia University and the University of Illinois were closely behind. UCLA had 7,860 students on F-1 visas during that five-year period, making it ...


  5. Attitudes towards microbicide use for bacterial vaginosis in pregnancyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | CSIRO Publishing

    Marina Catallozzi A B E , Camille Y. Williams A , Gregory D. Zimet C , Katharine M. Hargreaves A , Shari E. Gelber D , Adam J. Ratner A , Lawrence R. Stanberry A and Susan L. Rosenthal A A Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons-Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian Hospital, 622 West ... (more)


  6. When Lightning Strikes By Samantha LevineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... contracted polio, which left her with a damaged foot and a permanent limp. After studying photography at Columbia University, she moved to San Francisco, started her own portrait studio and became known for hosting evening salons. While there, she ...


  7. Bob Adelman to Lecture and Consult in Photography at Library of CongressRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Black Voice News

    ... up on Long Island. He earned a bachelor's degree from Rutgers University and a master's philosophy from Columbia University, and studied law at Harvard. Adelman studied photography under Alexey Brodovitch, the famed art director of Harper's Bazaar ...


  8. Nomination of Gilberto de JesAos to Serve as Chief Counsel for...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Corporation as well as the University of Maryland Medical Systems. Mr. de JesAos received a B.A. from Columbia University and a J.D. from The George Washington University School of Law. Administrator Contreras-Sweet also stated her thanks and ...


  9. New York metro area top draw for foreign students, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    The New York area is the most popular destination for international students, with Columbia University, New York University, Rutgers, Stony Brook University and the City University of New York drawing the largest numbers of students who come to the region, according to an analysis released Friday.


  10. Columbia University E-mail Reveals Disdain for Anti-Rape Campus MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Nation

    Red tape placed over the mouth of a statue of Athena outside Low Memorial Library at Columbia University.


  11. HUFFPOLLSTER: Political Scientists Weigh In With Midterm PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    ... predicts a four-seat Republican gain in the House and a 5.5 seat gain in the Senate. - Robert Erikson of Columbia University presented a forecast of a 14-seat gain for Republicans in the House, based on a model and paper co-authored with Joe Bafumi ...


  12. Liberty Global, a Colorado company, did tax inversion last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... an associate professor of finance at the University of Maryland. But James Henry, a senior fellow at the Columbia University Center for Sustainable International Investment, counters that countries around the globe are engaged in a race to the ...


  13. Emerging Markets Week in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Barron's

    ... r at the Daily Herald in the Chicago suburbs. Dimitra holds degrees from the University of Illinois and Columbia University, where she was a Knight-Bagehot Fellow in the business and journalism schools. She studies multiple languages and photography.


  14. Re: Foes of Legalized Marijuana Are Shills for PillsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    ... on the exposA with a piece for VICE that names more names. For example, Dr. Herbert Kleber of Columbia University has the credentials to get him on CBS, NPR, or NBC poo-pooing pot. Fang writes that those outlets haven't mentioned that Kleber ...


  15. NY race shows influence of Asian-American votersRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... highlighting the political influence of the nation's fastest growing minority group. Tim Wu, a Columbia University law professor, would be the first Asian-American elected to statewide office in New York if he wins the lieutenant governorship. On ...


  16. Celebrating the Sun Ra centennialRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    ... years after Ra passed away), trumpeter Art Hoyle (who played with the Arkestra in the 50s), writer and Columbia University professor John Szwed (who authored the authoritative Sun Ra biography Space Is the Place ), and writer, gallerist, and Sun Ra ...


  17. 15 countries to watch for the first bitcoin national currencyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... ed security at Oxford University, where he also studied literature and philosophy. He earned his MS from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism while training for and running in the New York marathon.


  18. Why clothes matterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Financial Times

    ... Heidi Julavits (a co-founding editor of the Believer magazine, with Heti, and an associate professor at Columbia University). "I flipped out," says Julavits, from her home in New York. "I was sitting in a hotel room in Austin, Texas, filling in the ...


  19. How to make Putin back downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | AEI

    ... of the Russian Revolution, 1987-1991 (Yale University Press, 2012) . Dr. Aron earned his Ph.D. from Columbia University, has taught a graduate seminar at Georgetown University, and was awarded the Peace Fellowship at the U.S. Institute of Peace. He ...


  20. Former Ohio deputy treasurer may never return to U.S., feds sayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    ... case. Ahmad, 39, was born in Akron to Pakistani nationals. He grew up in Canton and earned degrees from Columbia University and Harvard University. He worked in the financial markets before being hired as chief financial officer in the Ohio ...