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  1. Empathy makes good writersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jackson Sun

    ... novels as well as poetry collections. He is currently the board of trustees professor of English at Northwestern University in Illinois. Prior to Abani's reading, City Councilman Ernest Brooks II presented a proclamation from the City Council making ...

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  2. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Prices for softwood residual... )--Out of an abundance of caution, Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for green peas available for selection from the company's 68 Deli Self-Service Sa... )--Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Palmetto Bancshares, Inc. concerning t... )--Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has a rich history of identifying talented entry-level associates and cultivating their skills into increa... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed Reinsurance Group of America, Inc.'s 'A-' Issuer Default Rating and the 'A+' Insurer Financial Strength rating of RGA Reinsura... )--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Northwestern University, IL.

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  3. Sideshow Theatre Company's Stupid F**King Bird to Return to Victory Gardens This SummerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for its production at the Kennedy Center. Aaron was raised in Eugene, Oregon, graduated from Northwestern University , is an Eisenhower Fellow, and lives near Washington, DC. Jonathan L. Green has directed and assisted for Sideshow Theatre, ...

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  4. Northwestern to Host Education USA Training InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    Northwestern University is among eight Chicago-based institutions selected by the U.S. Department of State to host this year's EducationUSA Training Institute, which will take place April 26 to May 1. EducationUSA Training Institutes are intensive professional development programs that provide EducationUSA advisers with the knowledge and skills they need to enhance their effectiveness at advising international students on U.S. higher education. The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs seeks to develop the relationships between people and communities in the United States and around the world that are necessary to solve global challenges.

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  5. Northwestern Scientists Develop First Liquid NanolaserRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    Northwestern University scientists have developed the first liquid nanoscale laser. And it's tunable in real time, meaning you can quickly and simply produce different colors, a unique and useful feature.

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  6. Mental disorders don't predict future violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... author Linda Teplin, the Owen L. Coon Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. "It is not merely a suicide, but an act of mass homicide." The study did find, however, that some ...

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  7. Why older people may be happier than youRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CNN

    A number of studies have demonstrated a major upside to getting older: As people age, they tend to become happier and more satisfied with their lives. New research from Buffalo University and Northwestern University hints at one possible reason behind this improvements in well-being -- people are more trusting as they age, which in turn carries a number of benefits for their well-being.

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  8. Daily Aspirin Taken by More Than Half of Older U.S. AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    ... were taking it, I'd be really concerned," said Dr. Robert Bonow, a professor of cardiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. "Fifty percent in this age group seems appropriate to me, considering their risk factors," ...

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  9. a Star Treka plays role in professora s lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... actor said, that led him from Texas to Minnesota. He grew up in Dallas and attended college at Northwestern University with a major in speech education. But he always knew he wanted to be an actor. He did some summer stock work in Wisconsin, joined ...

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  10. Renowned-Word Smiths to deliver Kean's 2015 Commencement AddressesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... Juilliard, Barnard, the University of Pennsylvania, Radcliffe, Wesleyan, Williams College, Northwestern University and many others. Judy A. Smith, founder and president of Smith & Company, will deliver the commencement address at Kean's graduate ...

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  11. Former AT&T marketing exec Cathy Coughlin diesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... began her 35-year career with the company after earning a bachelor's degree in economics from Northwestern University in 1979. She later earned a master's degree in finance from Saint Louis University . Coughlin started at what was then Southwestern ...

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  12. Daily Aspirin Taken By More Than Half of Older US AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News Max

    ... were taking it, I'd be really concerned," said Dr. Robert Bonow, a professor of cardiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. "Fifty percent in this age group seems appropriate to me, considering their risk factors," ...

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  13. To Weather Criticism, It Helps To Think Of The Big PictureRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... how to avoid sun damage. It's all about perspective, says Daniel Molden , a social psychologist at Northwestern University who wasn't involved in the study. "For most people, the immediate response to criticism is emotional. They might feel ...

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  14. Heat makes electrons' spin in magnetic superconductorsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... to the skin may one day help diabetic patients heal stubborn and painful ulcers on their feet, Northwestern University researchers report. They are the The power of invisibility has long fascinated man and inspired the works of many great authors ...

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  15. Conference to explore Aristotle's influenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | University of Kansas

    ... it must somehow be already innate in us. There will also be a paper by Professor David Ebrey of Northwestern University on Aristotle's invention of the philosophical conception of matter. Saturday's program begins at 9:30 a.m. and will take place at ...

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  16. HBO cracks down on Game of Thrones at barsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... letters to bars and restaurants, including some in Chicago, that showed The Sopranos . A Northwestern University law professor said it is HBO's right to threaten penalties because screenings of the show at bars can be considered unauthorized public ...

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  17. Galileo's Middle FingerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Truthdig

    ... long and gossip-packed section on transgender, for example, mounts a shrill defense of Bailey, her Northwestern University colleague, while making light of the fact that his views - as espoused in his book "The Man Who Would Be Queen" - are not ...

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  18. X-ray ptychography, fluorescence microscopy combo sheds new light on trace elementsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | R & D

    ... that with cellular ultrastructure," said Junjing Deng, an applied physics graduate student at Northwestern University. Ptychography is an approach to obtain absorption and phase contrast images from scattered light with no lens-imposed resolution ...

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  19. Older people are happier than you. Why?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CNN

    A number of studies have demonstrated a major upside to getting older: As people age, they tend to become happier and more satisfied with their lives. New research from Buffalo University and Northwestern University hints at one possible reason behind this improvements in well-being -- people are more trusting as they age, which in turn carries a number of benefits for their well-being.

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  20. The Brevard Music Center with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to Chicago to become clarinet professor and coordinator of the winds, brass, and percussion at Northwestern University, he has played several seasons as principal clarinet with the Music of the Baroque orchestra, has played on numerous occasions ...

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