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  1. VCU has a been a big factor in Richmond's revivalRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Virginia Business

    ... University, an anchor for Richmond in good times and bad. In 2002, for example, VCU was cited along with Columbia University by CEOs for Cities and the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City for leveraging its resources for urban economic ...


  2. Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Miami Herald

    ... "It's important to have good information to make these decisions," says Jason Bordoff, director of Columbia University's Global Energy Policy. "We need to make sure we're doing this in the right way." Oops, you haven't selected any newsletters. ...


  3. Cancer and Infant Mortality at Three Mile IslandRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Counterpunch

    ... two quarters of 1979." (Dr. Gordon MacLeod, Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Health.) A June 1991, Columbia University Health Study's findings (Susser-Hatch) were published in the American Journal of Public Health. The data actually shows more ...


  4. Researchers discover a key mechanism of chronic inflammatory pain that could reduce drug dosesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Medical News Today

    A study led by Professor Lucia Hipolito, from the Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology of the University of Valencia, has revealed a new mechanism to treat chronic inflammatory pain that could help reduce the drug doses necessary for treatments. The project was developed during the researcher's stay at Columbia University Medical Center in New York - in the group led by Dr Zara Melyan and Dr Jose A. Moron - and it concluded that the small potassium channel plays a fundamental role in regulating the neuronal excitability of the spinal cord.


  5. Grey Nun Academy Selects Deborah Kost as Head of SchoolRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | World News Report

    ... to the mission at Grey Nun Academy and we are blessed to welcome her to our school." Kost attended Columbia University's Teachers College, New York City, New York, as a member of its esteemed Klingenstein Visiting Fellows Program for Head of School, ...


  6. Mel Bernstine Exhibit Opens Today at McKenzie Fine ArtRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    ... as an artist, he moved downtown after completing a master's degree in International Affairs at Columbia University. In the East Village he was part of the music, art and literary scene and published the underground magazine Newave. Bernstine left ...


  7. Charlie Hall, Longtime RCA Records Marketing Executive,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Billboard

    ... was captured in the Battle of the Bulge and liberated from a German prison camp in 1945, Hall went to Columbia University and graduated with a degree in journalism, according to his obituary on Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory. After college he ...


  8. Columbia's debt a better bet than NYU's, analysis findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Crain's New York Business

    Columbia University is in better financial shape than ever and should see continued improvement in 2015, according to Standard and Poor's. The ratings agency this week assigned a triple-A grade to state Dormitory Authority bonds issued for the Ivy League school in northern Manhattan.


  9. Charismatic King pays his dues at UMaine, lands job at ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Bangor Daily News

    ... a huge void in the department. King has been hired as the Director of Speed and Athletic Performance at Columbia University in The Bronx, New York. If his track record of success as an athlete and as a coach wasn't evidence enough of his worthiness, ...


  10. The hidden dangers of extreme bodybuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    ... body fat at the time of his death and experts suggested this could have played a role in his demise. Columbia University movement sciences professor Carol Garber said men required at least 3 per cent body fat and women needed at least 12 per cent in ...


  11. LSE 2nd session on - Towards a strategy for Pakistan as a regional...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Times

    ... added sectors in order to achieve sustained long term economic growth. Dr Akbar Noman senior fellow at Columbia University presented final paper in this session for Policy Dialogue. His paper examined implications of recent theoretical and empirical ...


  12. "Glomerulonephritis Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015" now available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    ... de Saint Etienne Clinical Trial Overview of Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Saint Etienne Columbia University Clinical Trial Overview of Columbia University Hospital Authority Clinical Trial Overview of Hospital Authority The Rogosin Institute ...


  13. Defamation suits, arrests of journalists threaten Turkey's democracy: IPIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... the free flow of news and information and improving the practices of journalism. Formed in 1950 at Columbia University by 34 leading editors from 15 countries on the belief that a free press would contribute to the creation of a better world, IPI ...


  14. Frequent Gastrointestinal Disorders Could Be An Early Sign Of Autism in Children, Research SuggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | International Business Times

    ... history of ASD or children of the same age with the delayed bodily development. The researchers at the Columbia University in New York City conducted the study in three groups of Norwegian children. One group had kids with autism, the second group ...


  15. Let's end physical punishment of kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Coquitlam Now

    ... child's behaviour. Physical punishment of children carries real risk factors. Elizabeth Gershoff from Columbia University took a look at 88 studies over 62 years of collected data. She studied links between parental use of physical punishment and ...


  16. Weight-Loss Surgery Before Joint Replacement Can Improve Outcomes in Severely Overweight PatientsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newswise

    ... Alexander S. McLawhorn, MD, MBA, New York, New York (HSS) Daniel L. Southren, BA, Suffern, New York (Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons) Claire Wang, MD, PhD, New York, New York (Columbia University) Robert G. Marx, MD, New York, ...


  17. Journalism Professors Issue Letter Critical Of 60 Minutes Ebola CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Media Matters for America

    More than 150 writers and professors sent a letter to CBS criticizing 60 Minutes ' Ebola coverage, which they described as a "frequent and recurring misrepresentation of the African continent." According to Politico , former New York Times foreign correspondent and associate professor at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, Howard D. French, along with 150 academics and journalists sent a letter to 60 Minutes ' executive producer Jeffery Fager, condemning what they called "many of the worst habits of modern American journalism on the subject of Africa."


  18. Columbia University disbands Chinese student groupRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A statement on the website of Columbia's Chinese Students and Scholars Association says the group has been "de-recognized" and it is not planning any more activities. The university says in a statement that the group was disbanded because of "ongoing violations of multiple financial and student organizational policies."


  19. New Google CFO Ruth Porat Will Get A Massive Raise For Leaving Morgan StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    ... 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 ...


  20. Afghan president thanks US for sacrifice, US$107 bil.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The China Post

    ... peppered his speech with anecdotes about the time he's spent in America, noting that he graduated from Columbia University in New York and was in his World Bank office in Washington when the first plane smashed into the World Trade Center on Sept. ...