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  1. Makerere to build statue to honor Prof MazruiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | New Vision

    ... not an academic entrepreneur." Mazrui was born on February 24, 1933 in Mombasa, Kenya Mazrui studied in Columbia University, University of Oxford, University of Manchester, Nuffield College, Oxford. The statements, comments, or opinions expressed ...

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  2. Ebola mistakes in Africa are examinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Recordpub.com

    ... its rapid spread, said Dr. Irwin Redlener, director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University. "We thought we would do what we usually do and that this would come under control, but that didn't turn out to be the case." ...

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  3. Officials fear Ebola's on AIDS pathRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Arab Times

    ... only happening in certain places, and it only happens to certain people,'" said Dr Wafaa El-Sadr, a Columbia University professor who as a young physician treated AIDS patients in New York City. It wasn't until the mid-1980s when public anxiety and ...

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  4. Forecasts for the Weeks of October 20 and 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Townhall

    ... economics. He has lectured and offered executive programs at more than 100 institutions including Columbia University, the Harvard Business School and Oxford University. Today, at 11:20 AM PT: Get the Market Movements in Advance: William's Edge ...

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  5. Kensington Could Be the Last Stop for Affordable Living in BrooklynRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... on Streeteasy, Trulia, and Zillow," he said. Dr. Stacey Sutton, Assistant Professor of Urban Planning at Columbia University, says commercial businesses are a driver when a neighborhood goes upscale, and that is missing in Kensington. In order to ...

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  6. Some Ebola Outcry Is Unwarranted, But Travel Limits Might Be Needed,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | PRWeb

    Word that the Ebola virus had reached U.S. soil has brought intense reaction from Americans, especially after two nurses who treated a patient contracted the disease. Today, HCPLive presents a discussion between Peter Salgo, MD, of Columbia University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and Alfred A. Deluca Jr., MD, a New Jersey-based internist with 25 years' experience in infectious disease, who said that while some alarm is unwarranted, travel restrictions from West African nations might be in order.

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  7. Director of Distributed SystemsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Building Operating Management

    Appy at: Columbia University seeks an experienced Director of Distributed Systems for our Manhattanville Operations Department. He/she is responsible for the operation and maintenance HVAC, the preventive maintenance group, environmental controls, and plumbers on the state-of-the-art Manhattanville campus, which will total approximately 7 million square feet.

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  8. Officials fear Ebola's on AIDS path; some disagreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | KBCI CBS 2

    ... only happening in certain places, and it only happens to certain people,'" said Dr. Wafaa El-Sadr, a Columbia University professor who as a young physician treated AIDS patients in New York City. It wasn't until the mid-1980s when public anxiety and ...

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  9. Ebola mission unaccomplishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Daily Star

    ... its rapid spread, said Dr. Irwin Redlener, director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University. "We thought we would do what we usually do and that this would come under control, but that didn't turn out to be the case." ...

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  10. Oh ratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Indian Express

    ... cornering animals in far-flung parts to learn what infects them. Recently, a team of pathogen hunters at Columbia University went on an expedition closer home. They conducted a survey of the viruses and bacteria in Manhattan's rats, the first ...

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  11. Research Associate - Protein PurificationRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Nature Neuroscience

    ... Pfizer in 2006), Asa Abeliovich MD/PhD (Associate Professor at the Taub Institute for the Aging Brain at Columbia University and Neurologist), Tillman Gerngross PhD (Professor of Bioengineering, Dartmouth College, Co-Founder & We are looking for a ...

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  12. Oakland hills-raised author losing sight, hearing helps others cope with challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ... died. She also settled on wanting to work in a "helping" profession, obtaining two master's degrees from Columbia University and studying to become a psychotherapist. New York City became her home -- she has a one-bedroom apartment and a mini

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  13. WTOP Ebola Q & ARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... game he was "fanatical" about, according to his oldest brother, Jeffry Frieden. As a medical student at Columbia University, Frieden spent a month trailing his cardiologist father at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx. He later told his brothers he ...

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  14. PBS misrepresents Islam's Qur'an / Koran on beheading reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Examiner.com

    ... of admitting that beheading is a Qu'ranic ritual Rashid Khalidi, Professor of Modern Arab studies at Columbia University, is brought to the rescue. He quotes the Qu'ran to the effect of: Yet Islamic scholars, like Professor Khalidi, dispute that the ...

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  15. Study: Anxiety Rises in Young Men After Police StopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NY1

    ... men were stopped, and how they perceived the stop. The report was co-authored by Jeffrey Fagan, the Columbia University law professor who was a key witness for the plaintiffs in a lawsuit against stop-and-frisk. It concludes that any benefits gained ...

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  16. Up for debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | New York Post

    ... simply refuses to go up against her challenger, Nick Di Iorio. She's turned down a joint invitation from Columbia University's College Democrats and College Republicans. Meanwhile, by Election Day staid suburban Connecticut will have had seven ...

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  17. Columbia football benches QB Brett Nottingham; ex-Stanford QB appears to have quit teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | New York Daily News

    Columbia University football coach Pete Mangrian announced Tuesday that he met with quarterback Brett Nottingham face-to-face Sunday morning in his office and told Nottingham that he was being replaced as the starter by reserve Trevor McDonagh. Nottingham requested time to re-evaluate his status with the team but has not returned voicemails or e-mails since.

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  18. Can humanity scale its latest brick wall?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Globe and Mail

    ... in low-wage-treadmill "development traps." "Now, the paradox of success is unfolding," Ruth DeFries of Columbia University's Earth Institute has written. "We live in a time when the problems created by the post-World War II solutions are unfolding." ...

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  19. Head of Homeland Security Links Ebola to Black PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | American Thinker

    ... he was the target of government surveillance and harassment. Professor Charles V. Hamilton, retired from Columbia University, is one of the most respected political scientists in the United States and a member of this Council. In the 1960s, he ...

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  20. Meet TVUSD's October Students of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Patch.com

    ... with others. He mentors Junior IB students and is involved in the drama program. He hopes to attend Columbia University where he plans on majoring in theatre and hopes someday to become a playwright. The greatest lesson he has learned so far is that ...

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