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2014-06-09 12:31:00

Dr. Stephen Gallo will discuss factors influencing scientific peer review of grants RESTON, Va., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On June 10, 2014, Dr. Stephen Gallo of the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) will participate in a panel discussion as part of the 2014 Tri-Agency Peer Review Workshop to be held in Ottawa, Canada. The meeting, "Inside - Out: Perspectives on Maintaining High Quality Peer Review in Changing Times", is sponsored by the Canadian...

2014-06-09 04:21:04

In response to an article published by The Telegraph, ArtSchools.com, a leading directory of art schools in California, discusses the increasing demand for creative arts graduates in the financial and business job sectors. BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ArtSchools.com, a leading online directory of art schools in California reveals that pursuing higher education in arts can pave the way for non-traditional, high paying careers in business and financial planning....

2014-06-09 00:21:12

CMU Alumni Tony Winners Now Number 32; School to Partner with Tonys on 2015 Educator Honor NEW YORK, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnegie Mellon University alumna Jamie deRoy (A'67) received a Tony Award on Sunday night at Radio City Music Hall, increasing the number of Carnegie Mellon alumni who have received Tonys to 32. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020422/CMULOGO Celebrating its centennial in 2014, CMU's School of Drama is the oldest drama degree-granting program in...

2014-06-06 09:51:39

UBC The key to helping students learn complicated math is to understand how to apply it to new ideas and make learning more interactive, according to a new study by UBC researchers. Pre-class assignments, small group discussions and clicker quizzes improve students’ ability to grasp tricky first-year calculus concepts. Students taught in such active-engagement classes were 10 per cent more likely to understand key concepts on subsequent quizzes, according to the study published The...

2014-06-05 12:36:29

12 Faculty Research Projects from Seven Universities to Study the Impact and Effectiveness of Online Learning DALLAS, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Academic Partnerships (AP), one of the world's largest representatives of online learning, today announced that it has awarded 12 grants to researchers from seven universities to study the impact and effectiveness of online learning. These grants are part of AP's commitment to supporting the research conducted by partner university faculty members...

2014-06-05 12:26:14

IRVINE, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the recent collaboration with the University of California, Irvine Extension (UCI) to endorse and represent the University's Digital Marketing and Social Media Certificates, the Digital Marketing Association (DMA) is excited to announce the Certified Digital Marketer (CDM) Program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140219/LA67532LOGO The initiative focuses on ensuring that digital marketers entering the industry have the...

2014-06-05 08:25:29

Scientific Publisher Embraces Eco-Friendly and Better Submission Practices among Other Changes TORONTO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Canadian Center of Science and Education (CCSE) is a private non-profit that has helped educators and researchers worldwide since 2006. It has partnered with numerous research facilities, community organizations and foundations to provide programs which support education and promote research development. As the publisher of scholarly journals...

2014-06-05 08:24:29

Macrothink Institute Became a Royal Supporter of DOAJ LAS VEGAS, June 5, 204 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Microthink Institute is a new scholarly publisher whose mission is to publish scholarly journals that contribute to different fields, including biology & medicine, education & linguistics, and economics & management. However, unlike traditional academic publishers, Microthink Institute has a minimal administrative system, works with U.S. based and international scholars,...

2014-06-04 23:15:15

Willingway, the addiction treatment experts, presents their first annual Scholarship for the Arts during Honors Week at local schools. The Youth Arts Scholarships go to deserving students from schools in the Bulloch County area. Savannah, Georgia (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 The scholarship winners are selected by the schools’ art educators for outstanding commitment to academics and great artistic and creative potential. The awarded scholarships will enable students to attend the Averitt...

2014-06-04 23:03:49

John Maeda, former president of RISD and renowned design leader, has joined Studio Design as an advisor. Provo, UT (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 John Maeda, former president of RISD and renowned design leader, has joined Studio Design as an advisor. His interest in both design and venture is what attracted him to the company. Studio Design is the first social design environment for mobile. It allows users to ‘remix’ one another’s design compositions with a single tap. Studio’s vision to...


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International Journal of Robotics Research
2012-07-13 19:37:17

The International Journal of Robotics Research is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1982 and published by SAGE Publications. It was the first scholarly published journal on robotic research. As of July 2012, the editor-in-chief is John M Hollerbach (University of Utah). The journal covers research in the field of robotics on topics from sensors and sensory interpretations to kinematics in motion planning. It is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and Sciences Citation...

International Journal of Quantum Chemistry
2012-07-13 15:02:28

The International Journal of Quantum Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1967 by Per-Olov Lowdin. The journal moved to an in-house editorial office model in 2011, enlisting a permanent team of professional editors. It publishes original, primary research and review articles on all aspects of quantum chemistry, including an expanded scope focusing on aspects of materials science, biochemistry, biophysics, quantum physics, and quantum information theory. Image...

European Journal of Medical Chemistry
2012-05-12 22:03:06

The European Journal of Medical Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for medical chemistry. It is published by Elsevier. It was established in 1966 under the title Chimica Therapeutica. That name was maintained until 1973. Even after changing to its current name in 1974, the journal was still subtitled Chimica Therapeutica until 1981; from 1982 to 1986 it was subtitled Chimie Therapeutique, indicating its French origin. The Journal publishes studies on all aspects of medicinal...

Computer Physics Communications
2012-05-12 20:23:51

Computer Physics Communications is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Elsevier under the North-Holland imprint. Special issues of this journal are published on an occasional basis. As of May 2012, the current principal coordinating editor in N. Stanley Scott (Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland). The journal focuses on computational methodology, numerical analysis and hardware and software development in support of physics and physical chemistry. Articles covered...

Annals of Human Genetics
2012-05-07 06:56:58

The Annals of Human Genetics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1925 as the Annals of Eugenics by Karl Pearson, who was also the founder of Biometrika in 1901. Annals of Eugenics was changed to its current moniker in 1954 to reflect the changing views on the role of eugenics in society. It is published by Wiley-Blackwell in association with the University College, London. As of May 2012, its editor-in-chief is Andres Ruiz-Linares. The Institute for Scientific Information...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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