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  1. NU Battles Through Second Day of Mizzou InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... at the Mizzou Invite. The day began with Nebraska facing Mizzou then Mississippi State in doubles and Columbia University later in singles. The Huskers began the day on a strong note against Mizzou in doubles. Maggy Lehmicke and Spurti Shivalingaiah ...


  2. Teaching Evaluations for ProfessorsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Environmental and Urban Economics

    ... when I've done a very good job versus when I've served up a lemon of a lecture. When I was teaching at Columbia University, some anonymous student wrote about me; "he thinks he's Seinfeld but he isn't funny." At that point, I never closely read my ...


  3. US Football to Alter Personal Conduct Policy to Help Curb Abuse of WomenRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Big News

    ... y. But school officials are often reluctant to seriously pursue reports of abuse. Students at New York's Columbia University demonstrated last week demanding reforms to improve the school's response to sexual assault.


  4. Paul F. Jan, World War II vet who investigated Flight 800 for FAA, dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... He later earned a bachelor's degree from Fairleigh Dickerson University and an engineering degree from Columbia University. Jan retired from the FAA in 2001, after 43 years as chief of the engineering and manufacturing district office at Republic ...


  5. People Moves: Norton Rose FulbrightRead the original story

    Friday |

    ... from University of Auckland; Leo Gent ; Katie Hegarty ; Hansuya Reddy , who received a law degree from Columbia University, in the United States in 2014; Daniel Kim , who received a law degree from UC Berkeley School of Law; Matthew Jones , who ...


  6. US gun violence kills more blacksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... changes were small enough that they could have been due to chance, according to the research team from Columbia University and the Jacobi Medical Centre in New York. The story was the same for 41 states, where the rate of firearm-related deaths was ...


  7. Families pull families out of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... sues such as poverty, hunger, and social inequality. She lives in New York City, where she has taught at Columbia University and Yeshiva University. more ..


  8. Indian Architect Alok Shetty Named 'Leader of Tomorrow' by TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... technology parks and is home to some 2,000 people. Shetty, who studied Master's in architecture at Columbia University, "came at the problem with an approach he brings to all of his projects - marrying smart design with a commitment to ...


  9. Young Indian architect named 'leader of tomorrow' by Time magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... technology parks and is home to some 2,000 people. Shetty, who studied Master's in architecture at Columbia University, "came at the problem with an approach he brings to all of his projects - marrying smart design with a commitment to ...


  10. Epigenetics, Scientific Inquiry and UncertaintyRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog

    ... "surprisingly little gets through" the reprogramming process. Professor Timothy Bestor, a geneticist at Columbia University in New York, is far more damning, claiming that the entire field has been grossly overhyped. "It's an extremely fashionable ...


  11. Lions football kicks off season against Fordham todayRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Columbia Spectator

    ... come to a game, say hi to us and be a part of the magic! experience, and at the center of it all is the Columbia University Marching Band. The CUMB (the "B" is silent, like in "bass") is the nation's pre-eminent scrambling humor force, as well as ...


  12. standing Arabian burpeesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Gymnastics Coaching

    The Burpee is named for a physiologist named Royal Huddleston Burpee . For his Ph.D. thesis at Columbia University in 1940 , he invented the exercise as a way to assess the fitness of non-active adults.


  13. Pabst not moving to RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... he was just 6 years old, according to a source close to the entrepreneur. Kashper went on to study at Columbia University. It was only after graduating from college in 1992 that Kashper set out to build a beer empire in the Eastern bloc. Now, ...


  14. Review: 'Eisenhower: A Life' a too-brief biographyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... what was in all probability indeed an affair. Johnson glosses over Eisenhower's time as president of Columbia University and races through his eight years in the White House in less than 20 pages. Ike deserves better. So does the reader. Regardless ...


  15. Indian architect Alok Shetty named among 'leaders of tomorrow' by Time magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Express India

    Alok Shetty, who studied Master's in architecture at Columbia University, has designed flood-proof houses, costing just $300. A 28-year-old Indian architect has been named "young leader of tomorrow" by Time magazine for his pioneering work in designing affordable flood-proof houses for slum dwellers.


  16. Steinberg, Dyja to Speak about Chicago's Place in the World at The NewberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 |

    ... Library. Thomas Dyja was born and raised on the North Side, a third generation Chicagoan. A graduate of Columbia University, he stayed in New York City to go into publishing. After working as a bookseller and on the agency side at the talent agency ...


  17. Clean air halves health costs in Chinese cityRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Science Daily

    ... quality in Taiyuan, China . Environment International , 2014; 73: 235 DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2014.07.016 Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. "Clean air halves health costs in Chinese city." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 2 September ...


  18. 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 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA. B Heilbrunn Department of Population & Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health New York, 60 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA.


  19. 5 Things to Do in Harlem This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... going to be a great time, if seeing me isn't enough incentive to go," joked Eboh, a PhD candidate at Columbia University. "It's going to be a celebration of the culture that Harlem has to offer." Eboh has lived in Harlem since starting her studies, ...


  20. Policy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AEI

    ... Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, as a visiting assistant professor of economics at Barnard College at Columbia University, and as a visiting economist at the Bank for International Settlements in Basel, Switzerland. Desmond Lachman joined AEI ...