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  1. Tumult continues at 'Today'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Philly.com

    ... er relationship with her management," said Richard Wald, a former network news executive now teaching at Columbia University. "There isn't a simple answer."

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  2. Why More TV Money Will Raise The NBA's TV Ratings Over TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Forbes.com

    I'm the Founder and Managing Partner of Ironfire Capital LLC, which runs a tech-focused hedge fund and angel fund. I did a Ph.D. in Management at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business in New York, with a specialization in Strategic Management.

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  3. How colleges bend the rules to keep their state fundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | University Business

    Public universities are gaming their admissions and grading systems so they can hang on to state funding under strict new standards, a new study shows. After some states enacted regulations that tie funding for community and public colleges to the academic success of their students, many schools began denying admission to students with less potential and inflating student grades, researchers said in a Columbia University study released last week .

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  4. Inside The First Audio Library of Alcohol-Addled SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Fast Company

    ... the school's Speech Lab. In 2011, Rosenberg co-authored a paper based on ALC data with researchers from Columbia University. Faced with the challenge of separating sober speakers from those who were impaired, "the question was, could we ... make a ...

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  5. Mere expectation of treatment can improve brain activity in Parkinson's patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | EurekAlert!

    Learning-related brain activity in Parkinson's patients improves as much in response to a placebo treatment as to real medication, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder and Columbia University. Past research has shown that while Parkinson's disease is a neurological reality, the brain systems involved may also be affected by a patient's expectations about treatment.

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  6. 'Big data' approach helps pinpoint possible new stent drug to prevent heart attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Science Daily

    ... Stanford during the first years of the study and now is associate director of translational medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. "The computational biology approach can give you a good hypothesis, but then you need to prove it in the ...

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  7. E-cigarettes don't act as gateway to tobacco smoking - studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Russia Taday

    ... currently using e-cigarettes, according to Action on Smoking and Health (ASH). In September, a study by Columbia University claimed, contrary to the ONS's conclusions, that e-cigarettes could act as a gateway to the non-electronic version and even ...

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  8. Revenue Management and Pricing Analytics: A report from the INFORMS Annual MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Hospitality Net

    ... Hospitality Executive: "Upgrades and Upsells: Hertz vs. Hilton Models" by Guillermo Gallego from Columbia University. Upgrades and upsells is an area that has received quite a bit of attention, not only in hotels, but also in airlines (due to the ...

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  9. CUIT to create more options for your email aliasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Columbia Spectator

    Columbia University Information Technology announced in an email on Monday that students will have additional options for email aliases this spring. Students will be able to select from options based on their name as it appears in University records, according to the email.

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  10. Will Scandals In Mexico Dampen Investment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Forbes.com

    ... of places like Jalisco, Michoacan, and Guerrero. I have a Master's degree in International Affairs from Columbia University (SIPA). In the last few years I've had the chance to work on projects in Colombia, Mexico, Guatemala, Chile, Argentina, Peru, ...

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  11. Cut Through The Hybrid Hype: Here Are The Ones That Can Actually Save You MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Forbes.com

    ... finance in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York and Detroit. I attended the University of Notre Dame and Columbia University's graduate school of Journalism School. I tacked on a semester of courses at the Columbia Business School-learning just enough to ...

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  12. 'Today's' turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Crescent-News.com

    ... relationship with her management," said Richard Wald, a former network news executive now teaching at Columbia University. "There isn't a simple answer." NBC News will now look for a new "Today" brand manager, with the Horowitz episode sure to leave ...

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  13. Study reveals new findings about cause of lesions around jaw boneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... 2014, Pages 3084-3093, ISSN 0002-9440, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajpath.2014.07.010 . Researchers at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine have identified a genetic variation that raises the risk of developing serious necrotic jaw bone ...

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  14. Picking Up the Pieces at the PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Foreign Policy

    ... as hard a time articulating and carrying out a new strategy, said Andrew Bacevich, an Army veteran and Columbia University professor who has been a fierce critic of the administration's handling of both Iraq and Afghanistan. "The new secretary will ...

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  15. Climate change, species extinctions and tipping pointsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Environmental News Network

    ... Jonathan Wright from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and Dustin Rubenstein from Columbia University, created virtual organisms that were able to modify their insulation - or how they might respond to temperature changes through ...

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  16. Two researchers receive Naomi Berrie Award for Outstanding Research in DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Medical News

    Columbia University Medical Center has presented Andrew Hattersley, DM, and Mark McCarthy, MD, with the 16th Naomi Berrie Award for Outstanding Research in Diabetes, for their work on the genetics of the disease. Their research has contributed to the discovery of new forms of the disease, improvements in diagnostic methodology, and the development of more effective treatments.

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  17. Postdoctoral Research Scientist: Neural Mechanisms of Speech PerceptionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Nature Neuroscience

    ... multicenter team would be helpful. The laboratory is part of a large neuroscience research community at Columbia University, including Center for Theoretical Neuroscience, Grossman Center for Statistics of Mind, Mind Brain Behavior Institute, and ...

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  18. Absenteeism attributable to obesity among U.S. workers costs the nation more than $8 billion annuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Medical News Today

    A study conducted by researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health shows that obesity costs the U.S. $8.65 billion per year as a result of absenteeism in the workplace - -more than 9% of all absenteeism costs. The consequences of obesity among the working population go beyond healthcare and create a financial challenge not only for the nation but for individual states as well.

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  19. In suicide research, BU grad student investigates causes of attemptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... with a BA in psychology. Before coming to BU, she worked at the New York State Psychiatric Institute in Columbia University Medical Center, working on a project evaluating the effectiveness of suicide prevention hotlines. After receiving the ...

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  20. Columbia University Dance Marathon sees small rebound in fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Columbia Spectator

    CUDM has seen a dramatic decrease in its fundraising over the past two years with only minor improvements between last fall and this November. A year after organizers decided to to move the Columbia University Dance Marathon from the spring to fall semester, the event's fundraising is beginning to rebound.

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