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2014-09-04 08:37:58

New Application Process Aims to Simplify, Equalize the College Admissions Process TOWSON, Md., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Goucher College announced it will be the first college in the nation to create an application option requesting student-submitted videos as the decisive factor for admission. Beginning with applicants for the 2015-2016 academic year, students can choose not to submit transcripts, test scores, and other traditional application materials....

2014-09-03 23:13:42

Fast growing media agency selected in competitive review for prestigious account Blue Bell, PA (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 MayoSeitz Media has been selected as the media Agency of Record (AOR) for Wharton Executive Education effective immediately. MayoSeitz Media will be responsible for the media strategy, placement and oversight in support of the Wharton Executive Education program. “After a thorough process and evaluation of top media agencies, we chose MayoSeitz Media because of the...

2014-09-03 12:25:43

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A global campaign by scientists, librarians, research funders and universities to increase open access (OA) to scientific research has created a fast growing revenue stream for scientific, technical and medical (STM) journal publishers -- this according to Open Access Journal Publishing 2014-2017, the most recent report from media and publishing intelligence firm Simba Information. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132631...

2014-09-03 08:25:09

AMSTERDAM, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First issue now available online on ScienceDirect Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of open access journal: Analytical Chemistry Research [http://www.journals.elsevier.com/analytical-chemistry-research ]. Published as a quarterly journal and adding to Elsevier's...

2014-09-02 20:25:17

Commitment invests in U colleges, Gopher Athletics and their students MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Land O'Lakes, Inc. announced today that it will invest $25 million in University of Minnesota academics and Gopher Athletics -- one of the largest single corporate commitments in University history and the largest commitment ever made collectively by Land O'Lakes, Inc. and the Land O'Lakes Foundation. "Today's announcement underscores our commitment to...

2014-09-02 12:33:38

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Carnegie Mellon University a $5.6 million grant through the CyberCorps Scholarship for Service (SFS), a federal program that aims to strengthen the workforce charged with protecting the nation's critical information infrastructure. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020422/CMULOGO The SFS program has funded full-tuition scholarships and stipends for graduate students in...

2014-09-02 08:26:22

Graphic Design Degree Hub conducts a rigorous survey of U.S.-based visual communications degrees to find the 20 best schools. PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 20 most outstanding visual communications degrees in the United States are now featured in a new article by Graphic Design Degree Hub. Titled "Top 20 Best Visual Communications Degree Programs," the online piece represents an ambitious survey of accredited colleges and universities. The article is available now...

2014-08-31 23:02:54

A new list of accelerated nursing schools has been added to the popular nursing education website Accelerated-Nursing.com. (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Nursing remains one the few professions that doesn’t have to depend on the market or the economy for sustainability. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the employment of nurses will rise by 19 percent by the year 2022. Accelerated nursing schools offer students the ability to get a nursing degree in a dramatically reduced...

2014-08-28 23:16:05

Storage.com received nearly 2,000 applications for the $2,500 college scholarships. Three scholarships were awarded, one to a high school student enrolling for the first time at a college or university in 2014, one to a current college student enrolled at a college or university and returning in 2014, and one to a parent or guardian of a student enrolling at a college or university in 2014. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Storage.com, an online directory where storage seekers can find,...

2014-08-28 23:07:13

The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School has added 16 new research- and practice-track professors to its full-time faculty for the start of the 2014-15 academic year. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School has added 16 new research- and practice-track professors to its full-time faculty for the start of the 2014-15 academic year, bringing the school’s total number of full-time professors, associate professors, assistant professors, and lecturers to 82. The 16 new...


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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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