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  1. they're not Science Deniers, they're Science Fakers:...Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Instapundit.com

    ... at Berkeley sought to conduct additional research building off of it, Donald Green, a professor at Columbia University and a co-author of the paper, made the decision to retract it after having a confrontation with co-author Michael LaCour, a ...

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  2. Security requirements, terminology key issues at 2015 NCSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | School Bus Fleet

    This week, members of the 16th National Congress on School Transportation converged on Des Moines, Iowa, and held spirited discussions on critical industry topics ranging from security practices to proper job titles to equipment placement. NCST, which is held every five years, evolved from the first national standards conference for school transportation at Columbia University's Teachers College in New York, organized by Dr. Frank Cyr in 1939.

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  3. Columbia rep: Mattress carrier has 'highly selective and strained interpretation' of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Washington Examiner

    "Highly selective and strained interpretation of actual events" - that's the way a Columbia University representative describes Emma Sulkowicz, of mattress-carrying fame, and her characterization of Columbia University president Lee Bollinger turning his back and leaning down instead of shaking her hand at graduation. "I even tried to smile at him or look him in the eye, and he completely turned away," she told the New York Times .

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  4. Police: Unknown If Train Hopping College Grad Fell Or Jumped To Her Death In BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    ... n was an English and creative writing major who planned to enter the publishing business after attending Columbia University for graduate school.

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  5. but of Course: Columbia mattress girl looking to cash in on art...Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Instapundit.com

    Emma Sulkowicz, known for carrying a mattress around campus for what she claims is a protest of Columbia University's failure to punish her rapist, is hoping to cash in on her alleged art project. Sulkowicz told the New York Times after her graduation on Tuesday - where she carried her mattress across the stage - that she would sell the mattress if offered.

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  6. Expo At Tarrytown's Doubletree Puts Focus On Health TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Tarrytown Daily Voice

    Examples of 3-D printing -- models of hearts that were used by cardiac surgeons at Columbia University Medical Center prior to surgery on a pediatric patient. These models helped them prepare for incredibly complex surgery.

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  7. 2 strangers met at Columbia University and realized they were sistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In a plot twist shocking enough to be a work of creative fiction, two adopted women found out they were actually sisters while at Columbia University, The New York Times reported last week. The irony? The two women were both enrolled in the same creative writing course and realized their connection during class.

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  8. Islam needs reformation not moderationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Washington Examiner

    ... rt of Iran and is the author of two books on Islam. Maria Sliwa is an adjunct professor of Journalism at Columbia University Thinking of submitting an op-ed to the Washington Examiner? Be sure to read our guidelines on submissions .

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  9. Nearly One in Five College Freshmen Were Victims of Rape or Attempted Rape, Survey SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Teen Vogue

    ... young women. This study comes fortuitously timed, following the recent graduation of Emma Sulkowicz at Columbia University . Emma, as you probably know by now, is currently carrying out a performance art project titled "Carry That Weight," where ...

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  10. The Perfect Quant DegreeRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | VDARE

    This has been bouncing around the race-realist corner of the Twittersphere. The claim is that it's a list of the 2015 M.A. degrees in Statistics awarded by Columbia University.

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  11. Statement from family of Columbia student accused by mattress girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Washington Examiner

    Emma Sulkowicz, a senior visual arts student at Columbia University, carries a mattress, with the help of three strangers who met her moments before, in protest of the university's lack of action after she reported being raped during her sophomore year on September 5, 2014 in New York City. The family of Paul Nungesser, the student who was accused of rape by mattress-toting Columbia University student Emma Sulkowicz, have released a statement about their son's graduation, calling their experience with the university "deeply humiliating."

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  12. Smart and Sexy: Carry An Ethical CondomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Eco-Chick

    ... in Global Business Studies and Marketing from Manhattan College, and received the 2012 Honors Award at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Running a site isn't free and to bring you quality content costs $$. Show us some love! We will ...

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  13. Friend of mattress girl also accused Nungesser; story even less plausibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Washington Examiner

    If there's one thing we know for a fact about Paul Nungesser - the man accused of raping Emma Sulkowicz - it's that he picked the wrong friends at Columbia University. After Reason editor Cathy Young blew the lid off of Sulkowicz's story simply by telling Nungesser's side and presenting evidence - a novel reporting tactic - Jezebel thought it could close the story by presenting an as yet unreported accuser of Nungesser who was a friend of Sulkowicz's and a man.

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  14. More U.S. Kids Getting Mental Health TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | MedlinePlus

    ... and antipsychotic drugs, said lead researcher Dr. Mark Olfson, a professor of clinical psychiatry at Columbia University in New York City. According to Olfson, his findings suggest that kids with less serious symptoms account for a large share of ...

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  15. Columbia mattress girl looking to cash in on art projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Washington Examiner

    Emma Sulkowicz, known for carrying a mattress around campus for what she claims is a protest of Columbia University's failure to punish her rapist, is hoping to cash in on her alleged art project. Sulkowicz told the New York Times after her graduation on Tuesday - where she carried her mattress across the stage - that Sulkowicz has for the past year carried her mattress around for course credit at Columbia, and said she would do so until the man she accused of rape either graduated or was expelled.

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  16. Photo: Visiting art prof from NYC employs a little alchemy in NunavutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Nunatsiaq News

    A Nunavut Arctic College student displays a caribou antler covered in artificial coral during a fine arts workshop in Iqaluit May 19 led by a visiting professor. Dr. Donna Bilak, from New York City's Columbia University, took students through a coral recipe based on a 16th-century alchemy book.

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  17. Laura Turner a " a oeMissoula,a Game of Thrones, and rape without rapistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Religion News Service

    ... alleys can be thought of as real rapists. I was reminded of that again this week when I read about how Columbia University's president refused to shake hands with Emma Sulkowicz, the student who has been carrying her mattress around campus as a form ...

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  18. EDF: Biggest Downside to Natural Gas Trucks is Upstream MethaneRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    Heavy-duty trucks fueled by natural gas will deliver on their "widely promised climate benefits only if widespread emissions of heat-trapping methane across the natural gas value chain are reduced," says a new policy-analysis paper published in the American Chemical Society journal Environmental Science & Technology. Co-authored by researchers with the Environmental Defense Fund and Columbia University's Lenfest Center for Renewable Energy, the study's findings present "implications for truck and engine manufacturers, shippers, fleet operators and policy makers, many of whom look to the operational advantage in carbon dioxide emissions to justify the higher cost and reduced fuel efficiency of a natural gas truck," according to EDF.

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  19. Do You Want Your Child To Thrive?Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... on the stage at a young guitarist's feet. At the end of the show, they were untouched. Dr. Miller, a Columbia University psychologist, in her new book, The Spiritual Child - The New Science on Parenting for Health and Lifelong Thriving , reveals why ... 2 comments

  20. Closing tabsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Light reading

    I have published four novels and two books about eighteenth-century British literature; my latest book is "Reading Style: A Life in Sentences." I teach in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.

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