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2014-05-06 12:28:10

BOSTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- June 17 deadline for one-page applications promoting gender equality in academia and capacity building in developing world libraries The Elsevier Foundation [http://www.elsevierfoundation.org ] is seeking new grant proposals for the 2014 New Scholars [http://www.elsevierfoundation.org/new-scholars ] and Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries [http://www.elsevierfoundation.org/innovative-libraries ]...

2014-05-06 08:44:02

Initiative to add the Korean Citation Index to the Web of Science platform will provide global researchers with greater visibility and access to South Korean research PHILADELPHIA, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a collaboration with the National Research Foundation of Korea to make content from the Korean Citation...

2014-05-06 08:38:08

Significant jump in inquiries for new work; slight decline in billings; more firms plan to hire. WASHINGTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Landscape architecture firms are reporting overall stability, according to the American Society of Landscape Architects' first quarter 2014 Business Quarterly survey. The survey indicated a quarter-to-quarter surge in inquiries from potential clients for new work, with a slight dip in billable hours. Hiring plans grew slightly from the last...

2014-05-05 23:03:29

More than 50 employers nationwide partner with the nonprofit school to offer the competency-based, newly accredited degree to working adults. Manchester, NH (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 College for America at Southern New Hampshire University announced today the launch of the first nationally available, fully accredited $10,000 Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in the country, offered through a competency-based curriculum designed specifically for working adults and their employers. The announcement...

2014-05-02 23:01:00

A now-former UCLA orthopedic surgery department chairman alleged the medical school permitted physicians to accept industry payments and then retaliated against him for bringing the matter to their attention, Parker Waichman LLP notes. Port Washignton, New York (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of whistleblowers who have reported, or seek to report, employers engaged in illegal activities, announces that the Regents of the...

2014-05-01 23:08:21

President of Smeal Club DC organizes May 12 event featuring impressive panel of Penn State alumni in leadership roles at some of the D.C. region’s hottest technology companies, including Alarm.com, comScore, Orchestro, Brazen Careerist, and CustomInk. McLean, Virginia (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Andrew Moses of MorganFranklin Consulting, LLC, an execution-focused business consulting firm and professional advisor based in McLean, Va., and London, has organized a May 12 panel event for the Penn...

2014-05-01 23:03:24

The School for Professional Studies at Saint Louis University is hosting an informational webinar on May 6 for those interested in learning more about the affordable, online degree programs from SLU for Busy Adults. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 The School for Professional Studies at Saint Louis University will hold an online information session Tuesday, May 6. This half-hour webinar will be held from 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. (CDT). The information session is offered online to fit around...

2014-05-01 23:02:35

Ag Specialist Uses Her Communication Skills to Promote Biotech Solutions Ames, Iowa (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) announces that the prestigious 2014 Borlaug CAST Communication Award goes to Alison Van Eenennaam, an honored faculty member at the University of California, Davis. Nominees must demonstrate an ability to communicate by written material; public presentations; and/or the use of television, radio, or other social media. Van...

2014-05-01 23:00:27

Twenty-five faculty members will participate in the five-day Teaching Interfaith Understanding seminar that will take place June 15–19, 2014, at Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Dobbs Ferry, New York (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Mercy College is pleased to announce that Professor of Humanities and Religion Jude Aguwa has been selected from a nationwide pool of nominees to participate in a faculty seminar on the teaching of interfaith understanding. The seminar is offered by the...

2014-05-01 16:31:19

Brenda Schulman, Ph.D., joins an illustrious group of scientists recognized by the academy MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brenda Schulman, Ph.D., of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). Membership in the academy is a widely accepted mark of excellence in science and is considered one of the highest honors a scientist can receive. Schulman, a structural biologist, is among 84 new members and 21...


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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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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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