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  1. Top NYC Dermatologist and Award-Winning Dermatology Brand to Join Top...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PRWeb

    ... cum laude from Harvard College, Dr. Krant completed her M.D. with Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honors at Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, and her Master's Degree in Public Heath concurrently at the Columbia University Mailman School ...

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  2. Facebook Asks Users To Flag HoaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | NewsFactor

    ... to filter real news from fake. Emergent, with the help of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University, is part of a research project on how unverified information spreads through the media. "I think this is a step in the right ...

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  3. Avoiding clots with carbon nanotubes when blood comes in contact with medical devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Medical News Today

    ... author Dr Alan Gaffney, a Trinity PhD graduate who is now Assistant Professor of Anaesthesiology in Columbia University Medical Centre, New York said: "When new and exciting technologies with enormous potential benefits for medicine are being ...

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  4. Capital control effectiveness: Firm-level evidence from BrazilRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | VoxEU

    ... "Navigating Capital Flows in Brazil and Chile", Initiative for Policy Dialogue Working Paper Series, Columbia University, June. Note : IOF ( Imposto Sobre OperaA A es Financeiras ) is a tax placed on financial transactions. Theory suggests that the ...

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  5. Too many American children live in economically poor familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Medical News

    Four out of every ten American children live in low-income families, according to new research from the National Center for Children in Poverty at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. This finding from the 2015 edition of the center's Basic Facts about Low-Income Children fact sheet series underscores the magnitude of the problem of family economic insecurity and child poverty in the United States.

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  6. Elmer Girten: 1921-2015; Educator known for his music, golf gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Toledo Blade

    ... With a bachelor's degree in music education from Miami University and a master's in the field from Columbia University, Mr. Girten was hired in 1949 by the Swanton school district, where for nearly two decades he was music and band director and high ...

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  7. Shiller: Weak Corporate Investment Signals 'Loss of Animal Spirits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | News Max

    ... 500 index stands 3 percent below its Dec. 29 record high. Nobel laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz of Columbia University says policy is the problem. "The near-global stagnation witnessed in 2014 is man-made. It is the result of politics and ...

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  8. President Bollinger Names Suzanne B. Goldberg as Columbia's First...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PressReleasePoint

    January 21, 2015 - Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger has appointed Suzanne B. Goldberg , the Herbert and Doris Wechsler Clinical Professor of Law, to the new position of Executive Vice President for University Life. Goldberg, who joined the faculty in 2006, is also a founder and director of Columbia Law School's Center for Gender and Sexuality Law .

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  9. New microscope creates 3D movies of living thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KurzweilAI.net

    ... of the polygon, the entire volume is sampled. (Credit: Elizabeth Hillman, Columbia Engineering) A Columbia University scientist has developed a new microscope that can image freely moving living things in 3D at very high speeds - up to 100 times ...

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  10. Review: Still AliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    Alice Howland starts to lose objects, sleep, memories and her sense of direction as her rare form Alzheimers takes hold. A professor of linguistics at Columbia University, she wrote the seminal textbook Neurons to Nouns, while raising her three children.

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  11. (Columbia University in the City of) New York's hottest clubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Columbia Spectator

    Spring semester is finally here and hopefully for some students that means an opportunity to join new clubs. Spectrum did some investigating, channeled our inner Stefon , and compiled a list of Columbia's hottest clubs that anyone can join, just for you.

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  12. FCC Commissioner Speaks Out Against Federal Regulation of InternetCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Cybercast News Service

    ... Obama has called for is "net neutrality." Net neutrality originated as a concept in a 2003 article by Columbia University Professor Tim Wu. Among other things, it means that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) should not allow some users to pay for ...

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  13. Pittman exhibit shows his inspirationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... attended the Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1925, studying painting and art, and then moved on to Columbia University in New York City in 1926. Edgecombe County's architecture - from Tarboro's Main Street and throughout the county - often ...

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  14. Barclays Digs In Against Eric Schneiderman's Dark Pool LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Forbes.com

    ... and the ugly stories of deal making that investors missed. I'm a graduate of Middlebury College and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and I've worked at TheStreet and Businessweek. Before becoming a financial scribe, I was a ...

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  15. "We the People"-India's Republic DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CFR.org

    ... eventually become a noted leader in social justice movements. He arrived in New York in 1913 to study at Columbia University , an unusual path at a time many Indians looked to the United Kingdom for higher education if they studied abroad. Through ...

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  16. Obama Takes Baby Steps Toward More Family Friendly PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | US News & World Report

    ... raising the benefit amount of the country's existing child cash allowance. Jane Waldfogel, professor at Columbia University, calculates that overall , the average family received $3,200, and low-income families received $7,200 per year. The result ...

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  17. Four in 10 American children live in low-income families, new report showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Science Daily

    ... families, according to new research from the National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. This finding from the 2015 edition of the center's Basic Facts about Low-Income Children fact sheet ...

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  18. "SCAPE" microscope offers faster and simpler imaging of freely moving samplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Gizmag

    A new 3D microscope has been developed at Columbia University Medical Center that is able to capture detailed images of living things at very high speeds Elizabeth Hillman, associate professor of biomedical engineering at Columbia University Medical Center , has developed a new 3D microscope prototype dubbed "SCAPE" , which requires no mounting of samples or other special preparation, and is capable of imaging freely moving living samples at speeds 10 to 100 times faster than current laser-scanning microscopes.

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  19. Amy Thiessen Joins Park Madison Partners as PrincipalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... Master of Philosophy in Modern European History from the University of Oxford and a B.A. in English from Columbia University. Prior to her real estate career she was a professional opera singer. About Park Madison Partners Park Madison Partners is a ...

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  20. On Native GroundEGYPT and the Triumph of People PowerRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... of news sources. There is another factor in this mini-story. Judith Matloff, a journalism professor at Columbia University, told the L.A. Times , "Generally, female correspondents do not come out and talk about it [sexual assaults] because they ...

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